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NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on Wall Street

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening sharply lower as the arrest of a senior Chinese technology executive threatened to worsen trade tensions between China and the U.S. The price of oil also fell sharply early Thursday as OPEC leaders gathered to discuss possible … Continue reading NEW YORK | Markets Right Now: Stocks open sharply lower on Wall Street

Caterpillar has a big second quarter, raises outlook again

Caterpillar‘s second-quarter easily beat Wall Street expectations thanks in part to the blistering pace of construction and demand for big machines, a the company boosted its full-year earnings forecast again. Shares rose more than 3 percent Monday in premarket trading. Caterpillar now anticipates full-year adjusted earnings in a range of $11 to $12 per share. … Continue reading Caterpillar has a big second quarter, raises outlook again

Markets Right Now: Stocks plunge on worries over trade

NEW YORK/March 22, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 3:40 p.m. Stocks are plunging, sending the Dow Jones industrials down 700 points, as investors fear that trade tensions will spike between the U.S. and China. The Trump administration announced trade sanctions against China Thursday, and Beijing has said … Continue reading Markets Right Now: Stocks plunge on worries over trade