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NEW YORK | Stocks dive after Apple says iPhone sales in China slowed

NEW YORK — Stocks went into a steep slide Thursday after Apple sent a shudder through Wall Street with word that iPhone sales in China are falling. The rare warning of disappointing results from Apple reinforced investors’ fears that the world’s second-biggest economy is losing steam and that trade tensions between Washington and Beijing are … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks dive after Apple says iPhone sales in China slowed

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

NEW YORK | US stocks wobble; tech and retailers rise but banks fall

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly higher Tuesday after posting solid gains over the last two days. Technology companies and consumer-focused companies rose further and the smallest companies were also making gains. Banks slipped as bond yields decreased and health care companies also fell. Twitter rose after being added to the S&P 500 … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stocks wobble; tech and retailers rise but banks fall

WASHINGTON | Trump tariffs on US allies draw retaliation threats

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration delivered a gut punch to America’s closest allies Thursday, imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum from Europe, Mexico and Canada in a move that drew immediate vows of retaliation. Stock prices tumbled amid fears of a trade war, with the Dow Jones industrial average down more than 250 points … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump tariffs on US allies draw retaliation threats

NEW YORK | Oil prices and energy companies keep falling; US stocks dip

NEW YORK (AP) — Energy companies and oil prices are sinking again Friday morning on reports OPEC countries plan to produce more oil soon. Overall U.S. stocks are slightly lower again as falling bond yields put pressure on banks, even as they help dividend-payers like household goods makers. Gap is tumbling after it had a … Continue reading NEW YORK | Oil prices and energy companies keep falling; US stocks dip

Major US stock indexes head lower as bond yields spike

U.S. stocks moved broadly lower in midday trading Tuesday, led by declines in technology, health care and consumer-focused companies. The slide put the Dow Jones industrial average on track to end an eight-day winning streak. Banks rose as bond prices fell, sending yields to their highest level in almost seven years. The pickup in bond … Continue reading Major US stock indexes head lower as bond yields spike

What’s Happening With these REIT Stocks? — Lexington Realty Trust, MFA Financial, MTGE Investment, and VEREIT

NEW YORK/May 1, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on LXP, MFA, MTGE, and VER which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. On Monday, April 30, 2018, the NASDAQ Composite, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and the … Continue reading What’s Happening With these REIT Stocks? — Lexington Realty Trust, MFA Financial, MTGE Investment, and VEREIT

This Morning’s Technical Outlook on Banking Stocks — Bank of America, Bank of Montreal, Comerica, and First Republic Bank

NEW YORK/ April 26, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on BAC, BMO, CMA, and FRC which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. On Wednesday, benchmark US indices were mixed as the NASDAQ Composite closed the trading session … Continue reading This Morning’s Technical Outlook on Banking Stocks — Bank of America, Bank of Montreal, Comerica, and First Republic Bank

NEW YORK | US stocks mostly fall in wobbly trading as costs, rates rise

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly lower Wednesday after a steep drop the day before as investors continued to worry that growing costs for critical materials along with rising interest rates will affect profit growth for companies. U.S. bond yields are rising again and setting four-year highs while oil prices are at three-year … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stocks mostly fall in wobbly trading as costs, rates rise

NEW YORK | Caterpillar forecast sends stocks plunging; Dow down 500

NEW YORK | April 24, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  U.S. stocks are sinking Tuesday as investors fear that growth in company profits will slow down. The worries began to set in after construction and mining equipment maker Caterpillar said it doesn’t expect to top its first-quarter profit for the rest of this year. Industrial and basic materials … Continue reading NEW YORK | Caterpillar forecast sends stocks plunging; Dow down 500

NEW YORK | US stocks dip and bond yields set four-year highs

NEW YORK | April 23, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) U.S. stocks are lower Monday after an early gain faded. Technology companies are taking some of the biggest losses. Bond prices continue to fall and the yield on the 10-year Treasury note is getting close to 3 percent, a milestone it hasn’t reached since January 2014. That’s pushing … Continue reading NEW YORK | US stocks dip and bond yields set four-year highs

This Morning’s Technical Outlook on REIT Stocks — HCP Inc., Healthcare Realty Trust, Healthcare Trust of America, and Medical Properties Trust

NEW YORK/ April 20, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on HCP, HR, HTA, and MPW which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. On Thursday, benchmark US indices were in bearish colors as the NASDAQ Composite closed … Continue reading This Morning’s Technical Outlook on REIT Stocks — HCP Inc., Healthcare Realty Trust, Healthcare Trust of America, and Medical Properties Trust

This Morning’s Technical Outlook on REIT Stocks — Ladder Capital, National Retail Properties, New Senior Investment, and PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust

NEW YORK/April 19, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on LADR, NNN, SNR, and PMT which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. On Wednesday, benchmark US indices were mixed as the NASDAQ Composite closed the trading session … Continue reading This Morning’s Technical Outlook on REIT Stocks — Ladder Capital, National Retail Properties, New Senior Investment, and PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust

This Morning’s Technical Outlook on REIT Stocks — RAIT Financial Trust, Redwood Trust, Seritage Growth Properties, and Spirit Realty Capital

NEW YORK/ April 16, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on RAS, RWT, SRG, and SRC which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. On Friday, benchmark US indices were in bearish colors as the NASDAQ Composite closed … Continue reading This Morning’s Technical Outlook on REIT Stocks — RAIT Financial Trust, Redwood Trust, Seritage Growth Properties, and Spirit Realty Capital

This Morning’s Technical Outlook on REIT Stocks — Starwood Property Trust, STORE Capital, Urban Edge Properties, and Vornado Realty Trust

NEW YORK/ April 11, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on STWD, STOR, UE, and VNO which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. On Tuesday, benchmark US indices were in bullish colors as the NASDAQ Composite closed … Continue reading This Morning’s Technical Outlook on REIT Stocks — Starwood Property Trust, STORE Capital, Urban Edge Properties, and Vornado Realty Trust

NEW YORK | Stocks turn higher; trade tensions keep investors guessing

NEW YORK | April 9, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) U.S. stocks are edging higher Monday after concerns about growing trade tensions between the U.S. and China sent stocks lower last week. Technology companies like Apple and Microsoft are recovering some of their recent losses and so are industrial companies. Banks are rising along with interest rates. Gene therapy developer … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks turn higher; trade tensions keep investors guessing

This Morning’s Technical Outlook on Investment Brokerage Stocks — BGC Partners, CME Group, Cowen, and E*TRADE

NEW YORK/ April 6, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — WallStEquities.com strives to bring the best free research to the investment community. Today we are offering reports on BGCP, CME, COWN, and ETFC which can be accessed for free by signing up to www.wallstequities.com/registration. On Thursday, benchmark US indices were in bullish colors as the NASDAQ Composite closed … Continue reading This Morning’s Technical Outlook on Investment Brokerage Stocks — BGC Partners, CME Group, Cowen, and E*TRADE

US stocks, bonds hold steady ahead of Fed chief’s testimony

NEW YORK/February 27, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —Stocks and bonds held relatively steady in early trading on Tuesday, and the Standard & Poor’s 500 index was wavering between small gains and losses. Investors are waiting to hear from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, who is scheduled to give testimony before Congress on monetary policy. In prepared remarks, … Continue reading US stocks, bonds hold steady ahead of Fed chief’s testimony

Walmart takes bruises from Amazon battle in fourth quarter

NEW YORK /February 20, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Walmart is taking some bruises from its battle with online leader Amazon. The world’s largest retailer reported a lower-than-expected fourth-quarter profit and wrestled with slower e-commerce sales during the busiest time of the year, signs that underscore the company’s challenges in a fiercely competitive landscape. The news, announced … Continue reading Walmart takes bruises from Amazon battle in fourth quarter

Markets Right Now: Dow plunges 1,000 as market swoons again

NEW YORK/ February 08, 2018(AP)(STL.News) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 4 p.m. The Dow Jones industrial average plunged more than 1,000 points as a weeklong market swoon continued. The Dow is 10 percent below the record high it set just two weeks ago, putting it in what is known on … Continue reading Markets Right Now: Dow plunges 1,000 as market swoons again

Trump highlights his financial skill, goes silent on markets

WASHINGTON /February 6, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump has been silent since the stock market took a nose dive, notable for a businessman president who regularly points to the rising market as evidence of the success of his presidency and economic policies. Trump’s reaction highlighted the risks to politicians who hitching their wagons to … Continue reading Trump highlights his financial skill, goes silent on markets

Dow Jones industrials climb above 25,000 for the first time

NEW YORK/January 04, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Dow Jones industrial average is trading above 25,000 points for the first time early Thursday, breaking another milestone. The market was rising broadly after a survey showed strong hiring by U.S. private businesses. Banks are leading the way as interest rates jump. European stocks are also rising. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard … Continue reading Dow Jones industrials climb above 25,000 for the first time