Economy

US and China extend trade talks; Xi-Trump meeting may follow

Feb 23, 2019

US and China extend trade talks through weekend, and a Xi-Trump meeting may follow in March

Trump picks ambassador to Canada for UN post

Feb 22, 2019

President Donald Trump has picked Kelly Craft, the U.S. ambassador to Canada, as his nominee to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations

Stocks climb, giving S&P 500 its 4th straight weekly gain

Feb 22, 2019

Technology and health care companies led U.S. stocks higher Friday, erasing some of the market's losses from a day earlier and giving the benchmark S&P 500 its fourth straight weekly gain.

The Latest: Trump to weigh delaying deadline to reach deal

Feb 22, 2019

Trump says he would consider an extension of deadline if trade talks are going well

At Kraft Heinz, a fed investigation and a $15.4B write-down

Feb 22, 2019

Kraft Heinz discloses investigation by federal regulators and a $15.4 billion write-down on the value of its Oscar Mayer brands

Currency Markets

Stocks climb, giving S&P 500 its 4th straight weekly gain

Feb 22, 2019

Technology and health care companies led U.S. stocks higher Friday, erasing some of the market's losses from a day earlier and giving the benchmark S&P 500 its fourth straight weekly gain.

Global shares mixed as investors watch trade talks

Feb 22, 2019

Global shares are mixed as investors nervously eye U.S.-China trade talks in Washington

Asian shares mostly lower as investors watch trade talks

Feb 22, 2019

Asian shares are mostly lower after a slide on Wall Street as investors nervously watched the U.S.-China trade talks in Washington

Global stocks mostly rise ahead of US-China tariff war talks

Feb 21, 2019

Global stock markets are mostly higher as investors look ahead to U.S.-Chinese negotiations on a tariff war.

Asian stocks change little ahead of more US-China talks

Feb 21, 2019

Asian stock markets are little-changed after a listless day on Wall Street as investors looked ahead to U.S.-Chinese negotiations on a tariff war

Debt And Bond Markets

Stocks climb, giving S&P 500 its 4th straight weekly gain

Feb 22, 2019

Technology and health care companies led U.S. stocks higher Friday, erasing some of the market's losses from a day earlier and giving the benchmark S&P 500 its fourth straight weekly gain.

Markets Right Now: S&P 500 heads for 4th weekly gain

Feb 22, 2019

Technology and health care companies led stocks higher in midday trading, erasing some of the market's losses from a day earlier.

Markets Right Now: Stocks move lower on Wall Street

Feb 21, 2019

Stocks are moving lower on Wall Street, threatening to end a three-day winning streak for the S&P 500 index.

Markets Right Now: US stocks edge higher, extending gains

Feb 20, 2019

U.S. stock indexes close mostly higher, extending modest gains from a day earlier, as investors reviewed the latest batch of company earnings reports

Markets Right Now: Stocks extend gains into a 4th week

Feb 19, 2019

Stocks shook off a wobbly start and ended modestly higher on Wall Street, extending the market's gains into a fourth week.