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TOKYO | Global shares mixed following Wall Street losses

TOKYO — Shares are higher in early European trading after a downbeat day in Asia. Benchmarks in Germany and France rose Thursday while shares in Tokyo, Shanghai and Hong Kong declined. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX added 0.3 percent to 12,200.93 and in France the CAC 40 advanced 0.4 percent to 5,326.27. Britain’s FTSE 100 climbed … Continue reading TOKYO | Global shares mixed following Wall Street losses

NEW YORK | Global markets sink on growth concerns, Turkey jitters

NEW YORK — Global stocks are sinking Wednesday as an unexpected drop in profits for Chinese tech giant Tencent has investors worrying about economic growth. Oil and copper prices are falling. Technology and energy companies are taking some of the worst losses in the U.S. Retailers are falling despite solid results from Macy’s and an … Continue reading NEW YORK | Global markets sink on growth concerns, Turkey jitters

NEW YORK | Stocks sink as trade war heats up with new tariff threats

NEW YORK — Global stock indexes are falling Wednesday after the Trump administration released a list of $200 billion in goods that could be hit with tariffs and China said it would to retaliate. In the U.S., industrial companies and basic materials makers are taking some of the worst losses. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks sink as trade war heats up with new tariff threats

NEW YORK | Another wave of sales; GE emerges a company vastly changed

NEW YORK (AP) — General Electric shed more of its major assets, announcing plans to cast away its health care business and sell its interests in the oil-services company, Baker Hughes. The company’s latest round of winnowing arrived Tuesday, the first time since 1907 that General Electric Co. will not be a member of the … Continue reading NEW YORK | Another wave of sales; GE emerges a company vastly changed

NEW YORK | US stocks skid as industrials, automakers, tech trade lower

NEW YORK (AP) — Car makers and technology and industrial companies fell Thursday as investors focused on the U.S.-China trade dispute, which could reduce company spending and earnings. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped for the eighth day in a row. While investors generally don’t expect a trade war between the U.S. and China, they … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stocks skid as industrials, automakers, tech trade lower

NEW YORK | Dow posts 6th loss in row on trade spat; small cos. rally

NEW YORK (AP) — Big industrial and technology companies skidded Tuesday as the trade dispute between the U.S. and China threatened to come to a boil. Smaller companies less focused on overseas trade fared better, as did dividend-paying stocks. The Dow Jones industrial average fell for the sixth day in a row and lost 287.26 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Dow posts 6th loss in row on trade spat; small cos. rally