early trading monday

NEW YORK | Stocks open higher ahead of US-China trade talks

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were mostly higher in early trading Monday as Wall Street nears the end of a relatively strong earnings season and looks ahead to key trade talks between the U.S. and China. U.S. Treasury Secretary Stephen Mnuchin is leading a delegation set to meet with Chinese officials on Thursday and … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks open higher ahead of US-China trade talks

US stocks snap higher on hopes of US-China trade resolution

U.S. stocks climbed in early trading Monday as hopes grew for progress in resolving trade frictions between the U.S. and China. Technology companies, health care stocks and retailers drove much of the broad gains on the last day of a volatile year on Wall Street that has the market on track for its worst showing … Continue reading US stocks snap higher on hopes of US-China trade resolution

US stocks slump in early trade ahead of Christmas holiday

U.S. stocks fell sharply in early trading Monday, extending losses for the market after its worst week in more than seven years. Technology companies, health care stocks and banks took some of the heaviest losses in the broad sell-off, which followed news that the U.S. Treasury Secretary called the CEOs of six major banks Sunday … Continue reading US stocks slump in early trade ahead of Christmas holiday

US stocks move broadly lower in early trade; oil rising

U.S. stocks moved broadly lower in early trading Monday, weighed down by losses in technology companies and banks. Consumer-focused companies and media and communications stocks also took losses. Crude oil prices were headed higher, snapping a 10-day skid, after Saudi Arabia said it planned to cut its output. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index dropped … Continue reading US stocks move broadly lower in early trade; oil rising