Commodity Markets

Asian stocks fall ahead of monthly employment data in US

Jul 5, 2019

Asian stock markets gain as investors wait for American employment data and details of U.S.-Chinese trade talks

Global shares rise on hopes for US-China trade negotiations

Jul 1, 2019

Global shares are higher on revived hopes for progress in trade negotiations between the U.S. and China after President Donald Trump met with China's Xi Jinping at the Group of 20 Summit in Japan

Markets Right Now: Banks lead early gains for US stocks

Jun 28, 2019

Banks were leading stocks higher in early trading on Wall Street after the Federal Reserve gave many of them permission to raise dividends and buy back more stock.

Up, down, back again: Funds deliver returns, vertigo

Jun 27, 2019

If you're brave or lazy enough to be a totally hands-off investor, congratulations, you've got a nice surprise coming

Swiss-based Glencore takes controlling stake in PolyMet mine

Jun 27, 2019

Swiss-based global commodities giant Glencore AG says it's taking a 72% stake in PolyMet Mining, gaining majority control over what's slated to become Minnesota's first copper-nickel mine

The Latest: Gas prices could increase on refinery closure

Jun 26, 2019

AAA says gasoline prices may increase after the announcement that a Philadelphia oil refinery will close after a devastating fire

Asian shares gain, Shanghai up 2.4%, on Fed rate cut talk

Jun 20, 2019

Asian shares gain, Shanghai up 2.4%, on Fed talk of possible rate cuts

Global shares mixed ahead of Fed rate decision

Jun 19, 2019

Global shares are mixed on optimism about trade after Trump said he will be talking with Chinese leader later this month

Stocks jump after Trump says he'll meet with Xi next week

Jun 18, 2019

Stocks are marching sharply higher on Wall Street in afternoon trading as investors cheered news that the leaders of the U.S. and China will meet next week to discuss their long-running trade dispute

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall for the 2nd day in a row

Jun 12, 2019

Stocks are ending lower for the second day straight, dragged down by losses in technology companies and banks.