fourth month

NEW YORK | Stocks skid as tech companies fall; oil plunge continues

NEW YORK— U.S. stocks fell Friday as a combination of weak economic data from China and disappointing earnings hurt technology and internet companies. Crude oil prices fell for the 10th day in a row. Auto sales in China fell in October for the fourth month in a row and are down 13 percent from a … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks skid as tech companies fall; oil plunge continues

BEIJING | China auto sales fall in October for 4th month

BEIJING  — China’s auto sales sank for a fourth month in October, tumbling 13 percent from a year earlier, an industry group reported Friday, adding to an unexpectedly painful downturn for global automakers in their biggest market. Sales of SUVs, sedans and minivans in the crowded, competitive market contracted to just over 2 million units, … Continue reading BEIJING | China auto sales fall in October for 4th month