Financial Markets

Global stocks rise after diplomatic overtures by Koreas, US

Aug 15, 2017

Global shares gain on cooling of tensions over North Korean nuclear program

Asian stocks rise after Koreas, US make diplomatic overtures

Aug 15, 2017

Asian shares are higher as both Koreas and the U.S. appeared to indicate a willingness to defuse the crisis over North Korea's nuclear program

Rates on Treasury bills fall in weekly auction

Aug 14, 2017

Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction. Rates on six-month bills declined to their lowest level since mid-July.

Neff, Target surge, while Newmont Mining dips

Aug 14, 2017

Neff, Target and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles all climb while Newmont Mining dips

Top Fed official tells AP: Bond portfolio could shrink soon

Aug 14, 2017

NY Fed President Dudley indicates Fed will likely begin shrinking its bond portfolio soon

How major US stock market indexes fared Monday

Aug 14, 2017

US stocks rallied Monday as technology companies and banks helped indexes regain a lot of the ground they lost last week, although the calm that has defined the market this year wasn't quite restored

US stocks jump as tensions with North Korea appear to ease

Aug 14, 2017

Technology companies, banks, and other stocks climb as investors relax somewhat after days of international tensions pulled the stock market lower last week

Markets Right Now: Stocks rally broadly on Wall Street

Aug 14, 2017

Stocks rally broadly as tensions between the U.S. and North Korea appeared to ease.

VP Pence says US won't stand by as Venezuela 'crumbles'

Aug 14, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence is meeting with families who fled Venezuela amid the country's economic collapse, and says they've have told him "heartbreaking" stories of their struggle for food.

Confidence returns to markets as North Korea tensions ease

Aug 14, 2017

Stocks are up and gold is down as tensions over North Korea ease following an intervention by China

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