U.S. stocks closed more than 1 percent lower ahead of a long weekend as uncertainty about the timing of a rate hike and Chinese growth weighed.» Read More
Canadian energy company Emera will acquire U.S. electric and gas utility holding company Teco Energy for $6.44 billion to expand in the United States.
The number of rigs in U.S. oilfields fell by 13 to a total of 662, compared with 1,584 at this time last year.
August's job number is sufficient proof enough for the Fed to raise interest rates in either September or December, Bill Gross says.
Co-founder and Chairman Jack Dorsey has manned the helm at Twitter since former CEO Dick Costolo stepped down in June.
Nissan is recalling nearly 300,000 of its Versa and Versa Note vehicles to adjust a console panel that could slow braking speed.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a sharply lower open on Friday as traders digested nonfarm payrolls.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
"It's time to align our monetary policy with economic progress," the Richmond Fed chief said, adding that the labor market no longer warrants zero rates.
The economy added 173,000 jobs in August, lower than expected, while the unemployment rate fell to 5.1 percent.
If countries don't tackle the problems of fiscal policy, monetary policy will be become irrelevant, former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan says.
Asian stocks declined on Friday, as investors awaited the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report for August.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday: Gap, VeriFone, Vince & more.
Crude futures lost steam after rising as much as 4 percent on Thursday on the strength of equity markets.
"I will be totally pledging my allegiance to the Republican Party and the conservative principles for which it stands," Trump said.
U.S. services sector growth remained robust during August but backed away from a ten-year peak touched in July.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open, building on Wednesday's rally which saw major averages gain more than 1.5 percent.
Take a look at some of Thursday's early movers: SLB, LULU, EBAY, MDT, JOY & more
New applications for unemployment benefits rose more than expected, but the underlying trend remained consistent with a strengthening market.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday: Planet Fitness, Five Below & more.
Asian stocks mostly recovered on Thursday as investors took heart in a positive finish on Wall Street overnight.