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Wall Street slips after rejection of Brexit timetable

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks ended lower on Tuesday, giving up early gains after British lawmakers rejected the government’s proposed timetable for passing legislation to ratify its deal to exit the European Union. A trader works on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan Read More

US STOCKS-Mixed earnings, failed Brexit vote push down S&P 500

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The benchmark S&P 500 index gave up modest gains on Tuesday from earlier in the session after British lawmakers rejected the government’s proposed timetable for passing legislation to ratify its deal to exit the European Union. A trader works on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New Read More

S&P 500, Dow gain on upbeat earnings reports; Facebook pressures Nasdaq

1 day ago NAMEX Comments Off on S&P 500, Dow gain on upbeat earnings reports; Facebook pressures Nasdaq
(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and Dow Jones indexes rose on Tuesday, as upbeat earnings reports eased concerns over the fallout from the fragile U.S.-China trade relationship, but Facebook pressured Nasdaq after the company was hit with an expanded New York-led probe. A trader works on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) Read More

Asia tries to see light in trade talks, Brexit votes

2 days ago NAMEX Comments Off on Asia tries to see light in trade talks, Brexit votes
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets edged ahead on Tuesday amid cheery chatter about the chance of a Sino-U.S. trade deal, while investors were sanguine yet another vote on Brexit would still avert a hard exit. FILE PHOTO: An investor sits in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Read More

Wall Street climbs on signs of trade progress

2 days ago NAMEX Comments Off on Wall Street climbs on signs of trade progress
Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid NEW YORK (Reuters) – The benchmark S&P 500 stock index rose within striking distance of a record high on Monday as further signs of progress toward a resolution of the trade dispute between the Read More

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on hopes for progress in trade; dollar up

2 days ago NAMEX Comments Off on GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on hopes for progress in trade; dollar up
NEW YORK (Reuters) – World stock indexes rose on Monday as hopes for resolving the U.S.-China trade war bolstered investor optimism, and the U.S. dollar index edged higher. FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid White House adviser Larry Read More

US STOCKS-Trade hopes boost Wall Street; tech shares lead gains

2 days ago NAMEX Comments Off on US STOCKS-Trade hopes boost Wall Street; tech shares lead gains
NEW YORK (Reuters) – The benchmark S&P 500 stock index rose within striking distance of a record high on Monday as further signs of progress toward a resolution of the trade dispute between the United States and China helped boost shares in trade-exposed and economically sensitive sectors. Traders work on the floor at the New Read More

Boeing, J&J, dismal China data drag Wall Street lower

5 days ago NAMEX Comments Off on Boeing, J&J, dismal China data drag Wall Street lower
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street fell on Friday as negative headlines about Johnson & Johnson and Boeing, along with bleak economic data from China, soured investor risk appetite and offset generally positive corporate earnings. Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 18, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan Read More

Dollar weakens on Brexit, shares sapped by weaker China growth

5 days ago NAMEX Comments Off on Dollar weakens on Brexit, shares sapped by weaker China growth
NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar posted its worst week in almost four months on Friday, pummeled by sterling and euro rallies driven by a deal on Britain’s departure from the European Union, while China’s weakest growth in nearly three decades weighed on equities. The dollar crept lower against the euro as the common currency Read More

Wall Street tracks flat open as earnings counter China data gloom

5 days ago NAMEX Comments Off on Wall Street tracks flat open as earnings counter China data gloom
FILE PHOTO: Traders work on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 2, 2019. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (Reuters) – U.S. stocks opened slightly lower on Friday, weighed down by Johnson & Johnson, while upbeat earnings reports limited losses and calmed nerves about the global economy after China expanded at Read More