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BEIJING | Asian stocks rise after listless Wall Street day

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks rose Tuesday following a listless day on Wall Street as investors looked ahead to U.S.-Chinese trade talks. KEEPING SCORE: Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 rose 2 percent to 20,745.28 and the Shanghai Composite Exchange added 0.3 percent to 2,661.89. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was 1.5 points higher at 28,122.41 and Seoul’s Kospi … Continue reading BEIJING | Asian stocks rise after listless Wall Street day

US stocks dip in early trading as busy earnings week starts

U.S. stocks edged lower in early trading Monday as losses in technology companies and retailers outweighed gains elsewhere. Banks posted solid gains. Investors had their eye on corporate America as the busiest week of the earnings reporting season got underway. KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index fell 3 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,797 as … Continue reading US stocks dip in early trading as busy earnings week starts

NEW YORK | Stocks shuffle toward another weekly gain as oil prices rise

NEW YORK — U.S. stock indexes are slightly higher Friday as energy companies rise with oil prices. Industrial companies and household goods makers are also higher. Banks are slipping as investors aren’t finding much to get excited about in second-quarter reports from JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup and Wells Fargo. AT&T is falling after the Department of … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks shuffle toward another weekly gain as oil prices rise

NEW YORK | Stocks dip as US imposes steel, aluminum tariffs; GM surges

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are down Thursday after the Trump administration announced that it will impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imported from Europe, Canada and Mexico. That’s helping U.S. steel and aluminum companies, but hurting big machinery makers like Boeing and Caterpillar. Mexico announced tariffs on some U.S. goods in response. The … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks dip as US imposes steel, aluminum tariffs; GM surges

Global stocks tumble as Wall Street braces for more losses

LONDON /February 6, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Stock markets around the world took a battering Tuesday, following a dramatic sell-off on Wall Street that triggered concerns that a potentially healthy pullback from record highs could morph into a more protracted crash. Hopes that Wall Street won’t repeat the scale of Monday’s losses helped limit the selling … Continue reading Global stocks tumble as Wall Street braces for more losses