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SINGAPORE | World stock markets stabilize as focus turns to Fed

SINGAPORE — World stocks stabilized Tuesday, with Wall Street expected to edge up after heavy losses the day before, as traders prepare for a likely interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany‘s DAX was 0.5 percent higher at 10,820 after falling into a bear market on Monday. France’s CAC 40 … Continue reading SINGAPORE | World stock markets stabilize as focus turns to Fed

NEW YORK | Apple drags stocks lower; high-dividend companies also dip

NEW YORK— U.S. stocks are slipping Friday as a big loss from Apple drags technology companies lower and an increase in interest rates hurts high-dividend companies. The world’s largest technology company forecast weak revenue and said it will stop disclosing quarterly iPhone sales. Stocks had surged over the previous three days and they’re still on … Continue reading NEW YORK | Apple drags stocks lower; high-dividend companies also dip

NEW YORK | Major US stock indexes struggle higher after a wobbly day

NEW YORK — US stock indexes are on track for modest gains Monday as increases for industrial and high-dividend companies make up for declines in the technology sector. Defense contractors L3 and Harris are sharply higher after announcing a deal to combine. Bank of America is sinking after reporting weak loan growth in the third … Continue reading NEW YORK | Major US stock indexes struggle higher after a wobbly day