Currency Markets

US stocks take sharp losses as tech, internet companies drop

Nov 19, 2018

US stocks are falling as technology and internet companies take more losses and Amazon leads a steep drop among retailers as investors react to tensions between the US and China at a Pacific Rim conference

Asian shares mostly up cheered by Wall Street buying spree

Nov 19, 2018

Asian shares are mostly higher after a buying spree on Wall Street kept up investor optimism into a new week, despite continuing worries about trade tensions

Retailers, tech companies weigh on US stocks; Oil prices up

Nov 16, 2018

U.S. stock indexes are down in midday trading as losses in retailers and internet and technology companies outweigh gains elsewhere in the market

Asia shares gain ahead of key data; oil recovers

Nov 12, 2018

Asian markets are mostly higher ahead of key economic data, such as industrial production figures from China and Japan later in the week

US stocks edge mostly lower after a big post-election surge

Nov 8, 2018

US stocks are mostly lower Thursday as the market's big rally fades, and internet and technology companies are falling

US stocks surge after midterms; tech and health care jump

Nov 7, 2018

US stocks are climbing after the U.S. midterm results showed the Democrats winning control of the House of Representatives and Republicans keeping a majority in the Senate, an outcome that was widely expected

Markets Right Now: Wall Street looking at post-election gain

Nov 7, 2018

Wall Street is set to open higher Wednesday after the U.S. midterm elections lived up to expectations.

US stocks are higher as Berkshire climbs; Apple sinks again

Nov 5, 2018

U.S. stocks are mostly higher as Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway rises and takes financial companies higher and energy companies rise with the price of oil and natural gas

Asian shares mixed on doubts over Chinese stimulus

Nov 1, 2018

Asian markets are mixed as traders wondered if the Chinese government could shore up its economy without weakening the yuan as manufacturing slows

China's yuan sinks to 10-year low against dollar

Oct 29, 2018

China's yuan sinks to 10-year low against the dollar, coming close to breaking the politically sensitive level of seven to the U.S. currency