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Trump Imposes Tariffs On $200B More Of Chinese Goods

Article by AP | Published 09/18/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - The Trump administration is imposing tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods starting next week, escalating a trade war between the world’s...

   
 

Amazon Launches Small Business Shop

Article by AP | Published 09/18/18 | Comments (0)

New York - Amazon wants you to shop small. The online retailer launched a new section of its site Monday called Amazon Storefronts, which only lists products s...

   
 

Trump 'Definitely' Boosted U.S. Growth, Fed&#...

Article by AP | Published 09/12/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard on Wednesday credited U.S. President Donald Trump with boosting U.S. economic growth in a wa...

   
 

Apple Expected To Unveil Bigger, Pricier IPhone On Wedn...

Article by AP | Published 09/11/18 | Comments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is expected to unveil its biggest and most expensive iPhone on Wednesday as part of a lineup of three new models aimed at widening ...

   
 

Trump: Apple Can Avoid Tariffs By Shifting Production T...

Article by AP | Published 09/09/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - President Donald Trump concedes that some Apple Inc. products may become more expensive if his administration imposes “massive” additional tari...

   
 

British Airways Travelers' Credit Card Details Hac...

Article by AP | Published 09/07/18 | Comments (0)

LONDON (AP) — Hackers obtained the credit card details of some 380,000 British Airways travelers during a two-week data breach this summer that leaves the cus...

   
 

US Adds A Strong 201K Jobs; Unemployment Stays At 3.9 P...

Article by AP | Published 09/07/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hiring in the United States picked up in August as employers added a strong 201,000 jobs, a sign of confidence that consumers and businesses...

   
 

UBER 'on Track' For IPO In 2019, No Plans To ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 09/05/18 | Comments (0)

San Francisco - Uber Technologies Inc is on track to go public next year and has no plans to sell its self-driving car research arm, Chief Executive Dara Khosro...

   
 

Amazon Is 2nd US Company To Reach $1 Trillion Market Va...

Article by AP | Published 09/04/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon has become the second publicly traded company to be worth $1 trillion, hot on the heels of Apple. Amazon has revolutionized how people...

   
 

Buffett Says Stocks Remain Attractive Even At Current H...

Article by AP | Published 08/30/18 | Comments (0)

Omaha, Nebraska -  Billionaire Warren Buffett says stocks remain attractive investments even at today’s high prices when compared to bonds or real estate...

   
 

US Consumer Spending Up A Solid 0.4 Percent In July

Article by AP | Published 08/30/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumer spending rose a solid 0.4 percent in July, the sixth straight month of healthy gains. At the same time, a key gauge of inf...

   
 

US Indexes Struggle Higher, Led By Technology Companies

Article by AP | Published 08/28/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Major U.S. stock indexes shook off a midday stumble and managed tiny gains in afternoon trading Tuesday, led by technology companies and a han...

   
 

Despite Strong Economy, Many Americans Struggling To Ge...

Article by AP | Published 08/28/18 | Comments (0)

Despite a strong economy, about 40 percent of American families struggled to meet at least one of their basic needs last year, including paying for food, health...

   
 

S&P 500, Nasdaq Hit New Highs On U.S.-Mexico Trade ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/27/18 | Comments (0)

New York - A broad-based rally pushed the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to record-high closes for the second straight session on Monday as a trade agreement reache...

   
 

Wall Street's Benchmark S&P 500 Index Closes A...

Article by AP | Published 08/24/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street's benchmark S&P 500 index closes at an all-time high, topping its January record; Nasdaq also at record. ...

   
 

Powell Signals More Hikes Ahead If US Economy Stays Str...

Article by AP | Published 08/24/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell signaled Friday that he expects the Fed to continue gradually raising interest rates if the U.S. economic ex...

   
 

Poll: Trump Gets Low Marks, Except On The Economy

Article by AP | Published 08/24/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - President Donald Trump continues to receive poor marks from a majority of Americans on his overall job performance, even as he enjoys relatively go...

   
 

'Interest'ing Mortgages

Article by Dayan Yehoshua Posen | Published 08/24/18 | Comments (0)

In ימי אלול we are all making a חשבון הנפש and trying to check if there are any areas we might not be paying enough attention to. In this weeks ...

   
 

Feds: US Banks Made More Than $60 Billion In Profits La...

Article by AP | Published 08/23/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - U.S. banks set a record by making more than $60 billion in profits in the second quarter, federal regulators said Thursday, up more than 25 percent...

   
 

Govt Acts To Stop High-tax States From Skirting $10K Ca...

Article by AP | Published 08/23/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - The Trump administration has laid down rules aimed at preventing residents in high-tax states from avoiding a new cap on widely popular state and l...

   
 

For Many Young Investors, The Stock Market's Only ...

Article by AP | Published 08/22/18 | Comments (0)

New York - Meet the generation of investors who haven’t known a bear market. The U.S. stock market has been on the upswing for nine and a half years, during ...

   
 

S&P 500 Marks Longest Bull Run On Mixed Day For Ind...

Article by AP | Published 08/22/18 | Comments (0)

The bull market in U.S. stocks is now the longest on record. The current bull run on Wall Street became the longest in history on Wednesday at 3,453 days, beat...

   
 

US Stocks Climb As Investors Welcome Solid Company Earn...

Article by AP | Published 08/21/18 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks moved higher Tuesday as investors welcomed solid results from homebuilders, retailers and other companies. Technology stocks also rose, rebounding f...

   
 

Born Out Of The Financial Crisis, Bull Market Nears Rec...

Article by AP | Published 08/20/18 | Comments (0)

New York - The bull market in U.S. stocks is about to become the longest in history. If stocks don’t drop significantly by the close of trading Wednesday, ...

   
 

Trump Asks SEC To Consider Ending Required Quarterly Re...

Article by AP | Published 08/17/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is calling on federal regulators to consider scrapping the requirement for public companies to report quarterly resul...

   
 

Stocks Jump As Hopes Rise For Progress On China Trade T...

Article by AP | Published 08/17/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are higher Friday as investors hope for more progress in trade talks between the U.S. and China. The Wall Street Journal reported ...

   
 

Trump Hails U.S. Dollar Strength In Tweet

Article by AP | Published 08/16/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - U.S. President Donald Trump praised the strength of the U.S. dollar on Thursday after the greenback reached a 14-month high against a broad basket ...

   
 

White House Admits Error For False Claim On Black Emplo...

Article by AP | Published 08/15/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - The White House has acknowledged error in its false claim that President Donald Trump created three times as many jobs for African-Americans than P...

   
 

Jury Awards $289M To Man Who Blames Roundup For Cancer

Article by AP | Published 08/11/18 | Comments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A jury's $289 million award to a former school groundskeeper who said Monsanto's Roundup left him dying of cancer will bolster ...

   
 

Spa And Beauty Industry Campaign Hopes To Fill 30,000 J...

Article by AP | Published 08/10/18 | Comments (0)

New York - The spa and beauty industry is growing so fast that 30,000 jobs are going unfilled. A “Get Your Dream Job” campaign is aiming to change that. Ly...

   
 

US Consumer Prices Rose 2.9 Pct, Leaving Americans Wors...

Article by AP | Published 08/10/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - Consumer prices climbed 2.9 percent in July from a year earlier, a rate of inflation that suggests Americans are earning less than a year ago despi...

   
 

Tribune Calls Off $3.9B Buyout By Sinclair

Article by AP | Published 08/09/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Tribune withdrew from its $3.9 billion buyout by Sinclair, ending a bid to create a massive media juggernaut that could have rivaled the reach...

   
 

Rite Aid, Albertsons Call Off Merger Deal Ahead Of Vote

Article by AP | Published 08/09/18 | Comments (0)

Rite Aid and the grocer Albertsons called off an agreement to become a single company with the deal facing shaky prospects in a shareholder vote. Shares of the...

   
 

Regulators Examining Musk's Tweets On Taking Tesla...

Article by AP | Published 08/08/18 | Comments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk is seeking relief from the pressures of running a publicly held company with a $72 billion buyout of the electric car...

   
 

Trump Says GDP Growth 'Could Be In The 5s' Ne...

Article by AP | Published 08/07/18 | Comments (0)

Bedminster, NJ - President Donald Trump says he thinks gross domestic product growth in the next quarter “could be in the 5s” — that is, higher than 5 per...

   
 

Tesla Stock Soars Then Trading Halted After Buyout Prop...

Article by AP | Published 08/07/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s surprising proposal to take the electric car maker private has prompted regulators to suspend trading in the compa...

   
 

Tesla Posts Record $717 Million Net Loss In Second Quar...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/07/18 | Comments (0)

Electric car manufacturer Tesla posted its biggest loss in company history in the second quarter, booking a net loss of $717.5 million, according to multiple me...

   
 

US Stocks Keep Climbing; Technology Companies Lead

Article by AP | Published 08/07/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising again Tuesday as strong company earnings lift the market. The benchmark S&P 500 index is up for the fourth day in a...

   
 

Trump’s China Trade War Pulls Consumer Tech Into ...

Article by AP | Published 08/07/18 | Comments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The prices of headphones, speakers, high-tech lighting and internet service could all go up if the U.S. trade war with China continues. ...

   
 

Open Jobs Outnumber US Unemployed For 3rd Straight Mont...

Article by AP | Published 08/07/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers posted slightly more openings in June than the previous month, resulting in more available jobs than unemployed people for th...

   
 

Madoff Ponzi Deniers Seek Records To Shield Their $100 ...

Article by Bloomberg · Erik Larson... | Published 08/04/18 | Comments (0)

Scores of Bernard Madoff’s former customers are pushing for access to a massive database of trading records and other documents seized from the con man’s no...

   
 

US Employers Add 157,000 Jobs, Jobless Rate Hits 3.9 Pc...

Article by AP | Published 08/03/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - U.S. employers slowed their hiring in July, adding 157,000 jobs, a solid gain but below the healthy pace they maintained in the first half of this ...

   
 

Trump Sides With House In Fight Over Food Stamps

Article by AP | Published 08/02/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - President Donald Trump is siding with House Republicans in the showdown over work requirements for food stamp recipients, adding a new wrinkle to d...

   
 

Tesla Burns $739.5 Million In Cash On Way To Record 2Q ...

Article by AP | Published 08/01/18 | Comments (0)

Electric car maker Tesla Inc. burned through $739.5 million in cash last quarter, paving the way to a company record $717.5 million net loss as it cranked out m...

   
 

Trump Mulling 25% Tariff Hike On Another $200B In Chine...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 08/01/18 | Comments (0)

The Trump administration is weighing even higher tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese products as it seeks to drive Beijing back to the negotiating table. Bloomb...

   
 

Apple Soars But Energy, Industrial Stocks Weigh On Mark...

Article by AP | Published 08/01/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple is on pace for its biggest gain in a year and a half Wednesday as investors cheer its latest quarterly report, which included strong iPh...

   
 

Trump Administration Considering Tax Break On Capital G...

Article by AP | Published 07/31/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is studying the idea of implementing a big tax break for wealthy Americans by reducing the taxes levied on capital ...

   
 

WSJ: AmEx Raised Currency Prices For Business Clients W...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/30/18 | Comments (0)

New York - American Express Co. raised currency conversion rates for business clients without notifying customers in an attempt to boost revenue and employee co...

   
 

Charles Koch Warns Trump Trade War Could Trigger Recess...

Article by AP | Published 07/30/18 | Comments (0)

Colorado Springs - Billionaire industrialist Charles Koch (kohk) is warning that Trump administration trade policies could trigger a recession. The conservativ...

   
 

US Economy Surges To 4.1 Percent Growth Rate In Q2

Article by AP | Published 07/27/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy surged in the April-June quarter, growing at an annual rate of 4.1 percent. That's the fastest pace since 2014, driven...

   
 

A Day After Historic Facebook Rout, Twitter Is Plunging

Article by AP | Published 07/27/18 | Comments (0)

New York - Twitter is plunging before the opening bell on weak user numbers, a day after a historic rout at Facebook. Shares of Twitter Inc. are down 16 percen...

   
 

Facebook’s Day Of Reckoning: Blip Or Sign Of Broa...

Article by AP | Published 07/26/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook faced a day of reckoning Thursday as its shares plunged in the biggest one-day drop in stock-market history. The 19 percent drop vap...

   
 

Facebook Stock Collapse Wipes Out $119 Billion In Marke...

Article by AP | Published 07/26/18 | Comments (0)

New York - The 19 percent loss in Facebook’s stock chopped $119 billion off its market value. It was the company’s worst trading day since going public in ...

   
 

Facebook Zuckerberg Braces For $16B Loss After Stock Wi...

Article by AP | Published 07/26/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — There's a scratch in Facebook's Teflon coating. The social network's user base and revenue grew more slowly than expected in t...

   
 

Facebook Forecast For Slowing Growth, Rising Expenses S...

Article by AP | Published 07/25/18 | Comments (0)

New York - Facebook Inc on Wednesday warned of slowing revenue growth in the second half and said that expenses would grow faster than revenue next year, sendin...

   
 

Barbie Maker Mattel To Cut More Than 2,200 Jobs

Article by AP | Published 07/25/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mattel, hurt by the closing of Toys R Us stores, said Wednesday that it will cut more than 2,200 jobs as the maker of Barbie dolls and Hot Whe...

   
 

US Stock Indexes Are Mostly Higher As Earnings Roll In

Article by AP | Published 07/25/18 | Comments (0)

U.S. stock indexes were mostly higher in afternoon trading Wednesday following a mixed batch of quarterly earnings results from General Motors, Boeing, Coca-Col...

   
 

For US Pot Companies, Canada Is The Land Of Opportunity

Article by AP | Published 07/25/18 | Comments (0)

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Green Thumb Industries had a business plan, expertise and plenty of ambition to grow its marijuana business. What the Chicago-based comp...

   
 

Trump Slams Rate Increases By Independent Federal Reser...

Article by AP | Published 07/19/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Thursday cast aside concerns about the Federal Reserve's independence, saying he was "not happy" with the Fed...

   
 

In The Battle For Twenty-First Century Fox, Comcast Bli...

Article by AP | Published 07/19/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — In a battle among media giants for control of Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment business, Comcast has blinked. The cable and medi...

   
 

Tesla Model 3 Buyers Lose Patience And Maybe Tax Credit...

Article by AP | Published 07/18/18 | Comments (0)

DETROIT (AP) — In March of 2016, Keith Reynolds flew from California to Atlanta so he could claim his spot in line at 4 a.m., and get a three-hour head start ...

   
 

Wall Street At Five-Month Highs, Amazon Hits $900 Billi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/18/18 | Comments (0)

New York - The S&P 500 hovered at five-month highs on Wednesday, with gains in financial and industrial stocks due to strong earnings from marquee companies...

   
 

Trump DOJ Appealing Judge's OK Of AT&T-Time Wa...

Article by AP | Published 07/12/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stung by a federal judge's dismissal of its objections to AT&T's megamerger with Time Warner, the Trump Justice Department is ...

   
 

Payrolls Rise Better Than Expected 213,000 But Unemploy...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/06/18 | Comments (0)

The employment part of the economy continued to power forward in June, adding another 213,000 jobs though the unemployment rate rose to 4 percent, according to ...

   
 

Citigroup To Refund $335 Million To Credit Card Custome...

Article by AP | Published 06/29/18 | Comments (0)

New York - Citigroup said Friday it plans to refund $335 million to a group of customers who may have been overpaying interest on their credit cards. In a sett...

   
 

Federal Debt To Reach $100 Trillion According To New Es...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/27/18 | Comments (0)

The government is now staring at $100 trillion in total debt, the Congressional Budget Office said Tuesday, chronicling the disastrous trajectory of federal fis...

   
 

Disney's Bid For Fox Clears US Antitrust Hurdle

Article by AP | Published 06/27/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Walt Disney Co. has won U.S. antitrust approval for its $71.3 billion bid for Twenty-First Century Fox's entertainment assets. That ...

   
 

The IRS Shrinks The Tax Form, But Not The Workload

Article by AP | Published 06/27/18 | Comments (0)

Washington - The Trump administration may deliver on its promise to reduce a commonly used tax form to postcard size, but it does not shrink the workload for ma...

   
 

Rat Breaches Bank ATM In India, Eats $18,000 Worth Of C...

Article by AP | Published 06/22/18 | Comments (0)

Guwahati, India - When bank technicians in India were finally summoned to investigate why an ATM (automated teller machine) had not been working for days, they ...

   
 

What's That Extra In My Online Cart? Soon, Maybe A...

Article by AP | Published 06/21/18 | Comments (0)

New York - Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart. The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states can require ...

   
 

GE To End More Than 100-year Run On Dow; Walgreens Adde...

Article by AP | Published 06/19/18 | Comments (0)

New York - General Electric will be dropped from the Dow Jones industrial average next week, ending the industrial conglomerate’s more than 100-year run in th...

   
 

Markets Right Now: Stocks Fall on Fresh Worries Over Tr...

Article by AP | Published 06/19/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average is closing with its sixth straight loss Tuesday as worries about a U.S.-China trade dispute hit stock indexes...

   
 

US Stock Market Falls Over Trade War Fears

Article by AP | Published 06/19/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Spooked by worsening tensions over trade between the world's two largest economies, investors are selling stocks and commodities and bu...

   
 

Comcast Challenges Disney With $65B Bid For Fox

Article by AP | Published 06/13/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast says Fox's international presence is a key reason for its $65 billion offer for parts of the company. That's assuming that ...

   
 

Fed Raises Key Rate And Sees Possible Acceleration In H...

Article by AP | Published 06/13/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve took note of a resilient U.S. economy Wednesday by raising its benchmark interest rate for the second time this year and...

   
 

Bitcoin Hits 4-month Low After Currency Exchange Theft

Article by AP | Published 06/13/18 | Comments (0)

LONDON (AP) — The price of bitcoin has fallen to a four-month low of $6,370, days after South Korean virtual currency exchange Coinrail said hackers had stole...

   
 

Charitable Giving In US Tops $400 Billion For First Tim...

Article by AP | Published 06/12/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Fueled by a surging stock market and huge gifts from billionaires, charitable giving in the United States in 2017 topped the $400 billion mark...

   
 

Fed Watchers Await Rate Forecast With A Hike All But Ce...

Article by AP | Published 06/12/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Another interest rate increase is all but certain when the Federal Reserve meets this week. What's not so sure is whether the vigorous ...

   
 

Amazon Flexes Muscles, Seattle Backs Down on Business T...

Article by AP | Published 06/12/18 | Comments (0)

SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon balked and Seattle is backing down. City leaders said they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they...

   
 

Trustees Warn Medicare Will Become Insolvent In 2026, S...

Article by AP | Published 06/05/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicare will run out of money sooner than expected, and Social Security's financial problems can't be ignored either, the governm...

   
 

US Stocks Edge Higher As Technology, Retail Companies R...

Article by AP | Published 06/05/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Tuesday as weeks of up-and-down trading, much of it related to trade tensions, gave way to smaller moves. T...

   
 

Trade Dispute Hits Stock Prices For US Companies

Article by AP | Published 05/31/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Investors are responding to the White House's tariffs on steel and aluminum imports by selling U.S. companies that rely on the metals a...

   
 

Stock Markets Reverse Course And Surge As Italy Fears F...

Article by AP | Published 05/30/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Banks and energy companies surged Wednesday and smaller companies made huge gains as stocks got back almost all the ground they lost the day b...

   
 

Italian Turmoil Hits Global Markets, Sending Stocks Plu...

Article by AP | Published 05/29/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks in the U.S. and Europe sank Tuesday following political turmoil in Italy, which stoked fears of instability in the euro bloc. Investor...

   
 

Consumer Confidence Bounces Back In May

Article by AP | Published 05/29/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers were feeling more a bit more optimistic in May following a slight decline in confidence in April. The Conference Board, ...

   
 

Analysis Says Trump Budget Won't Curb Deficits As ...

Article by AP | Published 05/24/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said Thursday that President Donald Trump's budget plan won't curb the spiraling defic...

   
 

Fed Gives Stocks A Boost; Technology And Retailers Rall...

Article by AP | Published 05/23/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks turned higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve indicated it's not in a hurry to raise interest rates too quickly. Retailer...

   
 

Stocks Are Higher As US, China Put Trade War On Hold

Article by AP | Published 05/21/18 | Comments (0)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stock markets rose on Monday as the United States and China put a trade war on hold, clearing some uncertainty for investors....

   
 

US Stock Indexes Cap Choppy Trading Week With A Mixed F...

Article by AP | Published 05/18/18 | Comments (0)

Despite a choppy week of trading and a mixed finish for U.S. stocks, the market extended its recent streak of relative calm Friday. The S&P 500, the market...

   
 

Macy's Profit Surpasses Expectations, Shares Soar

Article by AP | Published 05/16/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — With customers in a mood to spend, particularly on clothing, Macy's surpassed all profit and revenue expectations for the first quarter o...

   
 

US Home Building Slides 3.7 Percent In April

Article by AP | Published 05/16/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. builders broke ground on fewer apartment buildings last month, pushing overall home construction down 3.7 percent from March. The Comm...

   
 

Retailers Help Nudge US Stocks Higher In Early Trade

Article by AP | Published 05/16/18 | Comments (0)

U.S. stock indexes are edging higher in early trading Wednesday, and Macy's is leading a retail sector rally. Food and beverage stocks and other consumer g...

   
 

US Stock Indexes Eke Out Small Gains After Early Rally ...

Article by AP | Published 05/14/18 | Comments (0)

The major U.S. stock indexes eked out small gains Monday after a late-afternoon pullback weighed on small-company shares. The market had been broadly higher ea...

   
 

US Key Mortgage Rate Steady At 4.55 Percent

Article by AP | Published 05/10/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The key long-term U.S. mortgage rate held steady this week, providing a lure for potential homebuyers as the spring buying season goes forwa...

   
 

US Stocks Moving Higher In Afternoon Trade; Oil Surges

Article by AP | Published 05/09/18 | Comments (0)

Technology companies helped drive U.S. stocks higher in afternoon trading Wednesday, adding to the sector's market-leading gains this year. Banks also rose...

   
 

World Markets Rise, Tracking Wall Street Gains On Job R...

Article by AP | Published 05/07/18 | Comments (0)

HONG KONG (AP) — Shares around the world were mostly higher Monday following strong gains on Wall Street after figures showed the U.S. jobless rate down an 18...

   
 

Stocks Jump 332, With Buffett Helping Apple To New High...

Article by AP | Published 05/04/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are jumping Friday as Apple rises to an all-time high after Warren Buffett said his company bought more of Apple's stock. Tha...

   
 

US Adds A Modest 164,000 Jobs; Unemployment Down To 3.9...

Article by AP | Published 05/04/18 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers stepped up hiring modestly in April, and the unemployment rate fell to 3.9 percent, evidence of the economy's resilience...

   
 

Technology Gains Help US Stocks Cancel Out Early Losses

Article by AP | Published 05/03/18 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — Modest gains for technology companies have helped U.S. stocks recover almost all of an early loss Thursday. Major indexes are little changed a...