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2017-06-23
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U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Friday as investors scooped up battered energy shares, and technology stocks extended their recent advance, helping the main indexes close out th..
U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Friday as investors scooped up battered energy shares, and technology stocks extended their recent advance, helping the main indexes close out th..
The dollar slipped against major currencies Friday, dropping against the euro in particular as the shared currency found traction on an upbeat quarterly eurozone growth reading. In..
Equities in Europe lost ground on Friday, as energy shares extended losses in what’s been a dreadful week for oil prices, while investors assessed mixed signals about the eurozone ..
U.K. stocks finished slightly lower Friday, with oil shares hindered by battered crude prices that helped leave the blue-chips index in the red for the week. The FTSE 100 UKX, -0.2..
U.S. stocks edged higher Friday as investors digested economic data and monitored a slew of Federal Reserve speakers for clues on the central bank’s view on the economy. Friday was..
NEW YORK (Project Syndicate) — It is increasingly clear that President Donald Trump represents a departure when it comes to America’s global outlook and behavior. As a result, the ..
Wall Street was off to an indecisive start Friday as investors digested economic data and awaited a trio of Federal Reserve speakers while also keeping an eye on volatile oil price..
Wall Street was off to an indecisive start Friday as investors digested economic data and awaited a trio of Federal Reserve speakers while also keeping an eye on volatile oil price..
U.S. stock futures struggled to find clear direction Friday, as the Nasdaq looked set for a winning week, as investors awaited economic data and speeches by Federal Reserve policy ..
U.S. stock futures struggled to find clear direction Friday, as the Nasdaq looked set for a winning week, as investors awaited economic data and speeches by Federal Reserve policy ..
The entire commodity sector is facing a solid bull market for the next five to seven years, with particularly the “soft” raw materials like coffee and cocoa poised for a big move h..
The dollar slipped against major currencies Friday, dropping versus the euro in particular as the shared currency found traction on an upbeat quarterly eurozone growth reading. Inv..
U.S. stock futures struggled to find clear direction Friday, as the Nasdaq looked set for a winning week, with manufacturing and services data eyed as a potential catalyst for a mo..
U.S. stock futures struggled to find clear direction Friday, as the Nasdaq looked set for a winning week, with manufacturing and services data eyed as a potential catalyst for a mo..
Equities in Europe lost ground on Friday, as energy shares extended losses in what’s been a dreadful week for oil prices, while investors assessed mixed signals about the eurozone ..
Almost a full year after the U.K.’s Brexit referendum, the divorce talks between Brussels and Britain finally kicked off this week, but the outcome of the final agreement remains e..
Euro up at $1.1172 after June eurozone services, manufacturing data European stocks slipped Friday, with oil and gas and consumer goods shares leading all sectors lower. The Stoxx ..
Published: June 23, 2017 5:18 a.m. ET The European Central Bank wants changes made to its mandate that would give it greater oversight of clearing houses in the region — a hot----..
The warnings about the impact of Brexit were dire. But on June 23 last year, U.K. voters chose by a narrow margin to leave the European Union. That shock result shook markets in th..
European stocks slipped Friday, with oil and gas and consumer goods shares leading all sectors lower. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -0.12% was down 0.1% at 388.33. The benchmark was l..
European stocks lost ground Thursday, with the oil and gas sector lower as crude prices languished in a bear market. The Stoxx Europe 600 fell 0.3% to 387.40, on track for a third ..
2017-06-22
9
The U.K.’s benchmark stock index ended slightly lower on Thursday, rebounding from its intraday low as oil prices staged a rebound and pulled energy heavyweights out of negative te..
European stocks ended marginally higher after a volatile session on Thursday, as energy shares trimmed losses on the back of a rebound in oil prices. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, +0...
Investors are getting a gutful of cybercurrencies lately. The highs and lows that are on offer from bitcoin and its rivals are very tempting. Hedge funds are in on it, but this isn..
The dollar slipped against the yen and stood virtually unchanged against other major rivals for a second day Thursday. Investors digested next steps for Brexit and monitored signs ..
Stocks in the U.K. fell Thursday, on track for a third day of losses as oil’s slump dragged down energy majors and a miners took a hit from a slide in copper prices. The FTSE 100 U..
A third day of declines was in store for European stocks Thursday, as the energy sector grappled with the slide in oil prices. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -0.28%  was down 0.5%..
Fears of a eurozone breakup. Concerns over unrest in the Middle East. And an increasingly angry middle class frustrated by the sluggish pace of economic growth. For years the finan..
European stocks lost ground Thursday, with the oil and gas sector lower as crude prices languished in a bear market. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -0.26% fell 0.3% to 387.40, on track..
European stocks lost ground Thursday, with the oil and gas sector lower as crude prices languished in a bear market. The Stoxx Europe 600 fell 0.3% to 387.40, on track for a third ..
2017-06-21
8
The British pound regained some lost ground against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday after falling to its lowest in two months, garnering support on signs the Bank of England may consi..
The British pound regained some lost ground against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday after falling to its lowest in two months, garnering support on signs the Bank of England may consi..
European stocks marched lower Wednesday, as the energy sector was dragged down by sliding oil prices and as the departure of a key ally of President Emmanuel Macron hit French equi..
The last thing investors need to worry about is a meltdown for oil. But investors may take comfort in the fact that one hefty S&P 500 sectors is showing signs of life, and coul..
Treasury yields rose slightly before the release of a key housing number that could influence the thinking of senior Federal Reserve officials as a showdown over the need for monet..
The last thing investors need to worry about is a meltdown for oil. But investors may take comfort in the fact that one hefty S&P 500 sectors is showing signs of life, and coul..
The dollar rose against the pound Wednesday, pushing the British currency to its lowest in two months as the Conservative Party struggled to find political support as the new legis..
European stocks on Wednesday were drawn lower as oil and gas, financial and tech shares struggled. The Stoxx Europe 600 fell 0.5% to 386.90, extending losses from Tuesday's session..
2017-06-20
10
Gold prices marked their lowest settlement in five weeks on Tuesday, as comments from Federal Reserve officials raised expectations for further increases in interest rates this yea..
U.K. stocks turned lower Tuesday, with energy stocks hit as oil prices were pulled into bear-market territory, while bank shares fell after the head of the Bank of England said he’..
Almost a full year after the U.K.’s Brexit referendum, the divorce talks between Brussels and Britain finally kicked off this week, but the outcome of the final agreement remains e..
European stocks ended lower Tuesday, reversing gains as oil prices sank toward bear-market territory, taking energy-related shares with them. In the equipment and services group, N..
Gold prices headed lower Tuesday as comments from Federal Reserve officials raised expectations for further increases in interest rates this year. The U.S. dollar strengthened agai..
European stocks ended lower Tuesday, reversing gains as oil prices sank toward bear-market territory, taking energy-related shares with them. In the equipment and services group, N..
European stocks ended lower Tuesday, reversing gains as oil prices sank toward bear-market territory, taking energy-related shares with them. In the equipment and services group, N..
U.K. stocks pared gains Tuesday as a reversal in oil prices weighed on energy stocks, but blue-chips were bumped out of the red after the head of the Bank of England said he’s not ..
European stocks edged higher, aided by gains for consumer-related shares, while U.K. blue-chips got a lift from Bank of England Governor Mark Carney’s comments on interest rates. T..
European stocks rose Tuesday, carried higher by advances among tech and consumer-related shares. The Stoxx Europe 600 picked up 0.3% to 393.02, after finishing the previous session..
2017-06-19
18
The dollar awoke from a slumber to move modestly higher versus major rivals Monday after a key Federal Reserve policy maker argued against slowing the pace of interest-rate increas..
Happy Monday, MarketWatchers! Here are your top personal finance stories of the day. Not graduating on time can cost thousands of dollars. Then there is lost income to consider. Th..
What is this, a joke? Great Britain today enters Brexit talks critical to its economic future without a plan, a stable team or a strong government. The country is in political turm..
The hedge-fund industry has been struggling for years amid weak performance relative to the broader market and a surge in the number of closures, but the tide may be starting to tu..
U.K. stocks rose Monday to close at a two-week high, with investors taking on risk by scooping up commodity shares, while retail shares were recovering after a selloff in the previ..
The dollar awoke from a slumber to move modestly higher versus major rivals Monday after a key Federal Reserve policy maker argued against slowing the pace of interest-rate increas..
Stocks across Europe leapt Monday, with French shares rising by the most in more than a month after French President Emmanuel Macron’s upstart party scored a majority in parliament..
Fears of a eurozone breakup. Concerns over unrest in the Middle East. And an increasingly angry middle class frustrated by the sluggish pace of economic growth. For years the finan..
Gold prices eased Monday, flirting with setting nearly one-month lows, even as a major dollar index also softened. Although metals prices rebounded slightly Friday, gold has been p..
The British pound was modestly higher against the dollar Monday, as formal talks between the U.K. and the European Union to renegotiate trade terms get under way. Overall, the doll..
Yanis Varoufakis, the former finance minister of Greece, said Theresa May has “no chance” of negotiating a successful Brexit deal for the U.K. and would need at least five years to..
Stocks across Europe leapt Monday, with French shares rising by the most in more than a month after French President Emmanuel Macron’s upstart party scored a majority in parliament..
Negotiations over the U.K.'s exit from the European Union are now underway in Brussels on Monday. The U.K.'s Brexit Secretary David Davis and the EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barn..
Stocks across Europe leapt Monday, with French shares rising by the most in more than a month after French President Emmanuel Macron’s upstart party scored a majority in parliament..
Global stocks were broadly higher Monday, with investors in Asia gearing up for an eventful week. Among major events, investors will be focused on the start of formal Brexit negoti..
Stocks across Europe leapt Monday, with French shares rising by the most in more than a month after French President Emmanuel Macron’s upstart party scored a majority in parliament..
European stocks climbed Monday, with the trading week opening with broad-based gains led by commodity shares and retailers. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, +0.78% leapt 0.8% to 391.56, ..
Stock markets were higher in Asia early Monday, with resilience in U.S. equities helping to improve risk appetite at the dawn of an action-packed week. Among other events, investor..
2017-06-16
2
U.K. stocks on Friday broke a four-day losing streak, boosted by the index’s oil and gas shares as crude prices rebounded from a seven-month low. The FTSE 100 UKX, +0.60%  end..
U.K. stocks on Friday were on track to break a losing streak, helped by advances for oil and gas shares, but the benchmark FTSE 100 was still on course for a weekly decline. The FT..