The Federal Reserve keeps rates near zero

The Central Bank of the United States of America - Federal Reserve System (Fed) has kept interest rates unchanged - close to zero - ranging from 0.00 to 0.25% p.a. At the...

U.S. investors set to own majority stake in TikTok Global: source

By David Shepardson, Stephen Nellis and Echo Wang (Reuters) - China's ByteDance is planning a U.S. initial public offering of TikTok Global, the new company that will operate the popular short video app, should its...

Boeing 737 MAX crash victims urge more steps by FAA before flight approval

By Tracy Rucinski, Eric M. Johnson and David Shepardson CHICAGO/SEATTLE/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. air accident investigator said on Thursday that proposed safety upgrades in the Boeing Co (N:BA) 737 MAX jet were "positive progress" toward meeting...

Yen gains as weak U.S. data, economic uncertainty dim outlook

By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss and Sinéad Carew NEW YORK (Reuters) - The safe-haven yen rose to a seven-week high against the dollar and a 1-1/2-month peak versus the euro, amid another batch of generally weak U.S....

BOE Steps Up Talks on Negative Rates Amid Uncertain Outlook

(Bloomberg) -- The Bank of England will step up talks on negative interest rates as the economy enters a period of unusual uncertainty. Policy makers, led by Governor Andrew Bailey voted unanimously to maintain their...

Hurricane Sally weakens to tropical storm, leaves massive floods on U.S. Gulf Coast

By Devika Krishna Kumar and Catherine Koppel PERDIDO KEY, Fla. (Reuters) - The remnants of Hurricane Sally dumped more than a foot of rain over the U.S. Southeast on Thursday, killed at least one person,...

Oil falls as demand worries re-emerge, crews return to U.S. Gulf rigs

By Jessica Resnick-Ault NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices rose about 2% on Thursday, turning positive as OPEC and its allies said the producer group would crack down on countries that failed to comply with...

Germany stocks higher at close of trade; DAX up 0.29%

Investing.com – Germany stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Transportation & Logistics, Industrials and Consumer & Cyclical sectors led shares higher. At the close in Frankfurt, the DAX rose 0.29% to hit a new 6-months high,...

Weekly Financial Market Outlook

During the new trading week, which is the 38th one of 2020, the exchange rate of the US dollar (USD) kept falling especially in relation to the Euro (EUR). On Monday morning...

Oil gains as storm causes U.S. gulf production halts

By Noah Browning LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices slipped on Monday amid concerns about a stalled global economic recovery and falling fuel demand, as Libya signalled it would end its months-long blockade and resume output,...

Vitol CEO: Gasoline, diesel demand likely to return to pre-COVID-19 levels by fourth-quarter of...

By Florence Tan and Roslan Khasawneh SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Global oil demand in transportation sectors, with the exception of jet fuel, could return to pre-pandemic levels by the fourth quarter of 2021, draining excess supplies...

Indices Close Lower With Swing Lows Under Pressure

The NASDAQ closed below its 50-day MA on Friday, as the early week swing low finds itself vulnerable to an undercut and loss of support. Expectation would be for a measured move down, which, given the...

Boeing executives defend safety decisions on 737 MAX development

By David Shepardson and Tracy Rucinski WASHINGTON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Two senior Boeing Co (N:BA) executives who oversaw the development of the 737 MAX defended the company's decisions on a key cockpit system later tied to two fatal...

Saudi Arabia stocks higher at close of trade; Tadawul All Share up 0.84%

Investing.com – Saudi Arabia stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the Media & Publishing, Industrial Investment and Building & Construction sectors led shares higher. At the close in Saudi Arabia, the Tadawul All Share rose 0.84% to...

Taiwan central bank urges traders to show restraint selling dollars

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan's central bank on Sunday said it was urging foreign exchange traders to exercise restraint when it came to selling U.S. dollars and not sell large amounts in one go, as...

This Coal ETF Remains The Dominant Energy Supplier

Partly inspired by our recent trip throughout the West, and partly inspired by our long position in Teck Resources Limit (NYSE:TECK) which gained over 11% on Friday while the SPDR S&P 500 (NYSE:SPY) closed...

The price of oil falls again

During the current trading week, which is the 37th week of 2020, oil returned to a bear market with the price of light US crude oil West Texas Intermediate (WTI) again falling...

Oil prices fall as growing U.S. stockpiles signal bumpy demand recovery

By Shu Zhang and Sonali Paul SINGAPORE/MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Oil prices slid on Thursday after data showed U.S. crude stockpiles unexpectedly rose last week, stoking concern about a sluggish recovery in fuel demand as coronavirus...

Gold Steady After Overnight Boost as Dollar Falls

By Adam Claringbull Investing.com - Gold was steady on Thursday morning in Asia after a rapid rise overnight. A fall in the dollar and a volatile stock market situation set the stage for the initial rise. Gold futures inched...

Back To A Risk-On Future… Again?

It was risk-off late last week, but yesterday’s bounce in US stocks has the bulls cheering once more. The S&P 500 closed up 2.0% on Wed., Sep. 9. Although the gain was well below the high point...

United Airlines, pilots union reach tentative deal to avoid furloughs

By Tracy Rucinski CHICAGO (Reuters) - A tentative deal between United Airlines (O:UAL) and the union representing its pilots would distribute the airline's flight schedule among a larger number of pilots in an effort to...

American Airlines eyes more Treasury loans; unions meet with top Democrats

By Tracy Rucinski and David Shepardson (Reuters) - Major U.S. airlines warned on Wednesday that travel demand will continue to languish until there is a widespread COVID-19 vaccine, while awaiting developments in Washington on additional...

As Equities Stall, Covered Call ETFs Can Offer Stable Returns

As broader markets like the S&P 500 and NASDAQ have been giving up some of their recent gains, market participants are in search of stable yields. One such niche area that has been picking up interest: covered call...

Yen up on vaccine worries, tech selloff

By Olga Cotaga LONDON (Reuters) - A stronger Japanese yen was the product of a build-up of worries in financial markets on Wednesday, after U.S. tech stocks sold off the previous day and a leading...

Agreement between the UK and EU still a long way off

Mutual negotiations of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland with the European Union (EU) on the state of relations, especially trade relations between the EU and Great Britain, are...

Gold Up as Stock Markets Tumble

By Alfred Romann Investing.com - Gold was up on Friday morning in Asia as the U.S. dollar steadied and U.S. stock markets tumbled during the previous session. Gold futures were up 0.30% to $1,943.40 by 11:55 PM...

Oil falls 1% on lacklustre demand, set for biggest weekly drop since June

By Florence Tan SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil futures dropped on Friday, with prices on both sides of the Atlantic heading for their biggest weekly declines since June, as lacklustre demand and ample fuel supplies offset...

GM, Honda to jointly develop vehicles in N. America, expanding consolidation

By Ben Klayman and Sanjana Shivdas (Reuters) - General Motors (N:GM) and Honda Motor Co (T:7267) on Thursday revealed plans to team up in North America to make a range of vehicles, deepening their ties...

Service Industries in U.S. Expand at a More Moderate Pace

(Bloomberg) -- U.S. service industries expanded at a slower rate in August as orders growth downshifted, indicating a more moderate pace of economic recovery from the pandemic. The Institute for Supply Management data showed Thursday...

USD exchange rate continues to fall

In the beginning of the second trading day of the week, which is the 36th one in 2020, the exchange rate of the US dollar (USD) continues to be in a bear...

Investors speculate on gold price

According to economic analysts, in the last few weeks the commodity market has seen an increased investor interest in gold - not solely to secure financial value during ongoing pandemic - but...

Meeting of financiers at Jackson Hole will be virtual

Under the threat of the current global pandemic, Covid-19, the regular meeting of the world's financiers will not take place at the American mountain resort in Jackson Hole, Wyoming in the USA...

Chinese export money through cryptocurrencies

Chinese citizens who have an annual limit of US$ 50,000 to buy foreign currencies are now likely to circumvent this regulation by buying virtual currencies and moving money to other parts of...

Oil prices steady as ‘double trouble’ storms bear down on Gulf of Mexico

By Jessica Jaganathan SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Crude oil prices rose on Monday as storms closed in on the Gulf of Mexico, shutting more than half its oil production, and on coronavirus optimism after U.S. regulators...

Gold Down, Investors Retreat After FDA Approves Potential COVID-19 Treatment

By Gina Lee Investing.com – Gold was down on Monday morning in Asia, continuing a second consecutive week of losses. Gold futures were down 0.36% at $1,940 by 12:25 AM ET (5:25 AM GMT). Stocks, which usually...

Hard To Get Excited About Major Indices As Rallies Continue

Things tick along in markets with little fanfare; the NASDAQ and S&P both registered gains on the final day of trade last week, but the Russell 2000 took a small loss—though not enough to reverse the breakout. The small loss in...

Saudi Arabia stocks higher at close of trade; Tadawul All Share up 0.75%

Investing.com – Saudi Arabia stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the Media & Publishing, Agriculture & Food and Retail sectors led shares higher. At the close in Saudi Arabia, the Tadawul All Share added 0.75% to hit...

Germany’s Metro AG says it approves departure of CEO Koch by year-end

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The supervisory boad of Metro AG (DE:B4B) on Sunday approved the decision by CEO Olaf Koch to quit the German retailer by the end of the year, the company said. The group...

Despite Strong Market Rally, Fund And ETF Investors Remain Defensive

I was recently asked how I could explain the record outflows seen in domestic equity funds in July and the beginning of August given the meteoric rise of a few U.S. broad-based indices. With...

California seeks help as wildfires threaten communities

By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Nearly two dozen massive wildfires continued to ravage parts of California on Saturday, fueled by high temperatures and ongoing lightning strikes, including 100 that hit on Friday, the...

Marco forecast to become hurricane as governors urge residents to brace for storms

By Brendan O'Brien and Erwin Seba (Reuters) - Marco, one of two tropical storms headed for the U.S. Gulf Coast, was forecast to strengthen into a hurricane later on Saturday as coastal governors urged residents...

Point/Counterpoint: The Case for Gilead

By Geoffrey Smith and Christiana Sciaudone Investing.com -- It's been a rough week for Gilead. The Federal Drug Administration shocked the pharmaceutical maker and its shareholders when it rejected an expected blockbuster arthritis drug until more data...

Bitcoin maintained its value above US$ 11,000

During the 33rd week of 2020 Bitcoin (BTC) maintains its value against the US dollar (USD) at US$ 11,000 per BTC. On 12 August 2020, at 8:27 am CET, the BTC/USD currency...

Weekly Financial Market Outlook

The start of a new trading week, the 33rd one in 2020, continues to raise investors' concerns regarding the economic outlook due to the ongoing spread of Covid-19, with more than 5...

Tesla woos retail investors with stock split, shares rise

By Aakash B and Akanksha Rana (Reuters) - Wall Street analysts praised Tesla Inc's (O:TSLA) move to split its richly valued stock into smaller chunks, saying it had the potential to extend a 200% rally...

Billionaire Sumner Redstone, media mogul who headed Viacom, dead at 97

By Helen Coster NEW YORK (Reuters) - Viacom and CBS Chairman Emeritus Sumner Redstone, the media mogul who took his father's movie theater chain and built it into an empire that included Paramount Pictures, CBS...

Forex – Dollar Gains as Yields Rise; Sterling Calm After GDP release

By Peter Nurse Investing.com - The dollar traded higher in early European trade Wednesday, helped by a jump in U.S. yields ahead of a massive bond auction and amid hopes that the coronavirus outbreak is...

Gold Collapses Below $1,900 as Rout Extends Into the Second Day

(Bloomberg) -- Gold’s rout is not yet done. Prices plunged below $1,900 an ounce on Tuesday, extending the precious metal’s slump into a second day after the haven collapsed more than 5% in the...

The US dollar hits lowest level in two years

Investor sentiment turned against the US dollar (USD) due to a combination of growing US coronavirus infections, a steady decline in Treasury revenues and a lack of political consensus of federal officials...

Oil Up Over Iraq Production Cuts, Saudi Aramco results

By Bryan Wong Investing.com - Oil was up on Monday morning in Asia after Iraq said it would step up production cuts and U.S. President Donald Trump took executive action on economic aid for Americans...

Oil prices back on the rise on U.S. stimulus hopes, Iraq output cut

By Sonali Paul MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Oil prices climbed on Monday, supported by Saudi optimism about Asian demand and an Iraqi pledge to deepen supply cuts, although uncertainty over a deal to shore up the...

Barclays being probed by UK privacy watchdog on accusations of spying on staff

By Kanishka Singh (Reuters) - Barclays Plc (L:BARC) is being probed by the United Kingdom's privacy watchdog, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), over allegations that the British bank spied on its staff, the agency said on Sunday. Earlier...

Saudi Aramco’s profit plunges, sees signs of oil market recovery

By Saeed Azhar and Rania El Gamal DUBAI (Reuters) - State oil giant Saudi Aramco (SE:2222)'s profit plunged 73% in the second quarter of the year, as a slump in energy demand and prices due to the...

Berkshire takes big writedown for Precision Castparts, operating profit falls

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRKa) Inc on Saturday announced a $9.8 billion writedown and 10,000 job losses at its Precision Castparts aircraft parts unit, as the coronavirus pandemic caused widespread pain at...

Point/Counterpoint: As Apple Nears $2 Trillion Value, Just Right or Too Hot?

By Liz Moyer and Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com -- Strange times have set in on Wall Street. . . Valuations appear to have been banished. "Buy the dips" are in. And if all else fails, the "Fed...

Oil Tumbles on Dollar Strength, More Lockdown Fears

By Barani Krishnan Investing.com - Oil prices settled almost 2% lower on Friday, falling for the second time in five days to a rebounding dollar and fears that global fuel demand will be crimped again...

Gold Down 2% as Dollar Jumps on U.S. Jobs; Retreat Seen Temporary

By Barani Krishnan Investing.com - Gold posted its biggest daily decline in two months on Friday, falling 2%, as the dollar rebounded on a better-than-expected recovery in U.S. jobs in July. The shiny metal’s prices,...

Gold Down 2% as Dollar Jumps on U.S. Jobs; Retreat Seen Temporary

By Barani Krishnan Investing.com - Gold posted its biggest daily decline in two months on Friday, falling 2%, as the dollar rebounded on a better-than-expected recovery in U.S. jobs in July. The shiny metal’s prices,...

Investors diversify their portfolios with cobalt

The current situation on the financial market, both - the commodity market and, in particular, the stock market - reflects investors' considerable nervousness and concerns regarding the coronavirus pandemic. In order to...

CVS raises 2020 earnings forecast as fewer insurance claims boost second-quarter profit

(Reuters) - CVS Health Corp (N:CVS) raised its full-year profit forecast and beat Wall Street expectations for quarterly profit on Wednesday, as a drop in non-urgent medical procedures due to the COVID-19 pandemic led...

Apple Stock Split Fuels Retail-Trader Bets on Further Gains

(Bloomberg) --Apple Inc.'s planned stock split in the wake of the surge in its shares and strong earnings is stirring more bets on the company, according to TD Ameritrade (NASDAQ:AMTD) Holding Corp. Activity in the...

As dollar slides, some investors fret about its status as world’s reserve currency

By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed NEW YORK (Reuters) - Some investors are worried the U.S. response to the coronavirus pandemic is dealing a body blow to the dollar, potentially accelerating what has so far been a...

Global Banks Failed to Close Lira Trades When Liquidity Dried Up

(Bloomberg) -- Several international banks failed to close their lira positions with Turkish counterparts on Tuesday, an outcome of policies that are keeping a lid on local-currency liquidity offshore, according to people familiar with the matter. Foreign lenders...

Gold Up, Soars Past $2,000 In Historic First

By Bryan Wong Investing.com - Gold was up on Wednesday morning in Asia, continuing to set record highs after breaking past the $2,000 per ounce mark. Gold futures were up by 0.39% to $2,016.25 by 10:17 PM...

The FOMC meeting leaves interest rates unchanged

The traditional two-day meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) of the Federal Reserve System (FED), which took place on the 28 and 29 of July in Washington, DC., left interest...

The euro is in decline despite agreement on EU Recovery Fund

An agreement on how to divide €750 billion from the EU Recovery Fund was reached on early Tuesday morning 21 July 2020 at the European Union (EU) summit attended by presidents and...

Oil rises after surprise drop in U.S. inventories offsets demand concerns

By Aaron Sheldrick TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Wednesday after an industry report showed that crude inventories in the United States fell against expectations, giving the market a boost amid record increases of...

New York Power Demand Hit High for the Year Tuesday, ConEd Says

(Bloomberg) -- New Yorkers trying to cope with scorching temperatures during July’s heat wave set a 2020 record for electricity demand on Tuesday, according to Consolidated Edison (NYSE:ED). The utility provided 11,814 megawatts at 3...

Making Sense Of The Short-Term S&P 500 Chop

Even after yesterday's rebound, the S&P 500 keeps trading merely at the early June highs. Is this just a reflexive rebound before the stock upswing rolls over to the downside? I don't think so, and in...

As The U.S. Dollar Plummets, These 3 Emerging Markets ETFs Stand To Profit

As gold and silver prices charge higher, the US dollar index dropped to a two-year low on Monday, slipping beneath 94.00. US Dollar Index Weekly The Index measures the value of the greenback relative to a basket of six currencies—some of the most...

Hydrogen champion Hyundai races to electric as Tesla takes off

By Hyunjoo Jin and Joyce Lee SEOUL (Reuters) - Hyundai Motor Co (KS:005380), an early backer of hydrogen cars, has watched the electric rise of Tesla, including on its home turf. Now's it's going on the offensive...

Sovereign investors see U-shaped recovery, but with slower growth, survey shows

By Tom Arnold LONDON (Reuters) - More than half of sovereign wealth funds responding to a new survey expect a U-shaped recovery in the global economy from the COVID-19 crisis, with developed markets likely to...

JPMorgan Chase rated amongst global leaders

According to independent global analysts and other global finance professionals, the JPMorgan Chase Financial Group (NYSE-JPM) is one of the few best-run banks globally. At present, with the potential onset of an...

South African e-commerce is a COVID-fired market of risk and reward

By Nqobile Dludla JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Like many of her compatriots, Kubashnee Moodley made her first foray into online shopping during South Africa's coronavirus lockdown. She is not a satisfied customer. The 42-year-old business management coach...

Bank of NY Mellon Earnings, Revenue Beat in Q2

Investing.com - Bank of NY Mellon (NYSE:BK) reported on Wednesday second quarter earnings that beat analysts' forecasts and revenue that topped expectations. Bank of NY Mellon announced earnings per share of $1.01 on revenue of $4.01B. Analysts...

Forex – Euro Hits 4-Month High; EU Leaders Set to Discuss Recovery Fund

By Peter Nurse Investing.com - The euro has been in demand in early European trade Wednesday, hitting a four-month high after Federal Reserve Governor Lael Brainard hinted at a need for an even easier monetary...

Euro hits four-month high vs dollar on stimulus, recovery hopes

By Hideyuki Sano TOKYO (Reuters) - The euro rose to a four-month high against the dollar on Wednesday on hopes European Union leaders may agree on stimulus and deepening fiscal integration to shield the economy...

U.S. appeals court allows Dakota Access oil pipeline to operate amid court fight

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Dakota Access oil pipeline can continue to operate amid an ongoing court battle, a U.S. Appeals Court said on Tuesday, setting aside for now a lower court's order earlier...

Trump says he is ‘not interested’ in trade talks with China

By Eric Beech and David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday shut the door on "Phase 2" trade negotiations with China, saying he does not want to talk to Beijing about...

The Quick Souring of the S&P 500 Mood

We got that extension of Friday's rally on Monday, as I called for. Vaccine hype news. Good for bulls with tight exit orders – I managed to take a 55-points profit off the table....

2 Semiconductor ETFs To Drive Long-Term Portfolio Gains

During the bull run of the past decade, semiconductor stocks have been essential drivers of the broader technology sector's upside. Although initially, they were among those shares that sold off rapidly during the COVID-19...

Futures rise with bank earnings in focus

By Noel Randewich (Reuters) - Wall Street surged on Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ending more than 2% higher as investors bought energy and materials stocks and looked beyond a recent rise in coronavirus cases. The...

Global shares retreat as coronavirus surges, Sino-U.S. tensions rise

By Tom Arnold and Tom Westbrook LONDON/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Global stocks slipped on Tuesday, oil sagged and a safety bid supported the dollar as simmering Sino-U.S. tensions and new coronavirus restrictions in California kept a...

Weekly Financial Market Outlook

The second trading day of the 28th week of this year continued in a positive investor fashion, when on Monday, 6 July 2020, the stock market, especially in Europe and the USA,...

Unemployment in the US falls sharply

Labor market data known as Nonfarm payrolls, which was published a day earlier than usually - on Thursday, 2 July 2020 - due to U.S. Independence Day celebrations, caused a positive surprise....

UK’s Sunak to spend three billion pounds on green projects in economy plan

LONDON (Reuters) - British finance minister Rishi Sunak will earmark 3 billion pounds ($3.75 billion) to create green jobs and improve the energy efficiency of public buildings when he announces his broader plans to...

Dakota Access pipeline shutdown may revive oil-by-rail industry

By Laila Kearney and Devika Krishna Kumar NEW YORK (Reuters) - Companies that transport oil by rail are prepping for a business surge after a federal judge ordered the largest crude pipeline out of North...

U.S. Real Estate Investment Trusts Led Risk Rally Last Week

After three weeks of losses, real estate investment trusts (REITs) in the US bounced last week, posting the strongest gain for the major asset classes, based on a set of exchange-traded funds Vanguard US Real Estate...

World shares rally to four-week highs as investors bet on China revival

By Ritvik Carvalho LONDON (Reuters) - Global stock markets rallied to four-week highs and China's yuan headed for its best day against the dollar since December on Monday as investors counted on a revival in China to...

Big Four told to ring fence auditing in Britain by June 2024

By Huw Jones LONDON (Reuters) - PwC, Deloitte, KPMG and EY should ring fence auditing in Britain as a separate business by June 2024, their regulator said on Monday in one of the most sweeping...

Forex – Euro Buoyed by German Data, Recovery Plan

By Peter Nurse Investing.com - The euro posted gains in early European trade Monday, helped by signs of a German economic recovery and well as hopes of more stimulus for the region in the near...

Dollar steady ahead of services sector data, rising stocks sink yen

By Stanley White TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar held steady against most currencies on Monday as investors awaited data expected to show the U.S. services sector stopped contracting, which would further lift hopea for an...

Keep SMB’s Congo coltan mine in supply chains, says mineral tracker

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Insecurity around Société Minière de Bisunzu's (SMB) coltan mine in Democratic Republic of Congo could get worse if it is cut out of supply chains following a deadly grenade attack there,...

Record debts come due for Canadian oil patch after five years of crisis

By Rod Nickel and Jeff Lewis WINNIPEG, Manitoba/TORONTO (Reuters) - Six years ago, Canadian oilfield services firm Calfrac Well Services (TO:CFW) commanded a C$2.1 billion ($1.55 billion)market value and was poised for U.S. expansion. But by...

The price of oil is ever changing

In the recent weeks the United States has seen the largest one-day increase in coronavirus cases, and the State of California, along with several others, have reintroduced some restrictive measures. This has...

Wall Street sees Exxon paring asset values on weakening demand

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp (N:XOM) assets are likely overvalued in light of weak oil-demand outlook, according to Wall Street analysts, and face write-downs as soon as this month. A roughly 30% drop in global fuel...

Dominican Republic eyes opportunities as U.S. firms adjust supply chains

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. companies are expanding and opening new plants in the Dominican Republic as they diversify their supply chains, moves that will help offset the economic impact of the new...

A 6.9% Dividend With Crash Insurance? We’ll Take It!

Most of us know we need to stay in stocks through this crisis—but some days it’s easier said than done! Let’s be honest: we could all use a break—a way to hedge against the nasty drops we...

Apple supplier Foxconn, others hit as India holds up imports from China: sources

By Aditya Kalra and Sankalp Phartiyal NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's additional scrutiny of imports from China has disrupted operations at plants owned by Apple supplier Foxconn (TW:2317) in southern India, three sources told Reuters,...

Stocks skip higher ahead of U.S. jobs data

By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks rose for a fourth straight day on Thursday as encouraging coronavirus vaccine trials kept investors' spirits up ahead of what was expected to be a record rebound...