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  • Two ETFs offer a new way to play the VIX

    REX Shares founder Greg King has created two new ETFs to track the VIX, and he tells Dominic Chu how they work.

  • Do US stocks have a China problem?

    Will concerns about China send U.S. stocks tumbling? Craig Johnson of Piper Jaffray and Boris Schlossberg of BK Asset Management discuss with Dominic Chu.

  • May 3- Wall Street was sharply lower in afternoon trading on Tuesday, with all 10 major S&P sectors in the red, after weak economic data out of China and Europe rekindled fears of a slowing global economy. Activity at China's factories shrank for 14 straight months in April as demand stagnated, a private survey showed. Britain's manufacturing output last month...

  • The company's shares were down 3.8 percent at $57.53 in morning trade on the New York Stock Exchange, amid a broader decline in energy stocks. The company's refining throughput margin fell to $7.96 per barrel in the first quarter, from $12.39 per barrel last year. After adjustments, Valero reported earnings of 60 cents per share, while analysts, on average, were...

  • May 3- Wall Street was sharply lower, with the three major indexes falling more than 1 percent in late morning trading on Tuesday, after weak economic data out of China and Europe rekindled fears of a slowing global economy. Activity at China's factories shrank for the 14th straight month in April as demand stagnated, a private survey showed.

  • May 2- U.S. stocks rose on Monday, rebounding from losses last week, as financials gained with Berkshire Hathaway and weakness in the dollar eased worries about earnings for multinationals. Amazon shares jumped 3.7 percent to $683.85, giving the S&P 500 and Nasdaq their biggest boosts, while both the consumer discretionary sector and staples gained more than 1...

  • NEW YORK, May 2- A weakening U.S. dollar and optimism that commodity prices will steady boosted global stock markets on Monday, pushing down U.S. "I think we are at a turning point" in sentiment, said Bernard Baumohl, managing director and chief global economist at the Economic Outlook Group in Princeton, New Jersey. MSCI's measure of world stock indexes rose 0.2...

  • Opportunity in global micro-cap stocks?

    Machel Allen of Metis Global Partners explains why she expects to see big returns in the smallest stocks.

  • Is Apple set to sink even further?

    After an awful month for Apple shares, Rich Ross of Evercore ISI and Chad Morganlander of Stifel Nicolas discuss what may be ahead.

  • *Apollo Education jumps on raised buyout offer. May 2- U.S. stocks rose on Monday, rebounding from losses last week, with gains in Berkshire Hathaway boosting the financial sector. "What we're seeing now is the market bouncing back after selling off on disappointment on the central bank front late last week," said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan Capital in New...

  • *Rising share prices reduce demand for Treasuries Yields rise as jobs data, Fed policy in focus. NEW YORK, May 2- U.S. "I think perhaps people were positioning for a weaker number, given the weakness in some of the regional indicators," said Gennadiy Goldberg, an interest rate strategist at TD Securities in New York.

  • *Yen rises to highest since October 2014. NEW YORK, May 2- A weakening U.S. dollar and optimism that commodity prices will steady boosted global stock markets on Monday, while U.S. "I think we are at a turning point" in sentiment, said Bernard Baumohl, managing director and chief global economist at the Economic Outlook Group in Princeton, New Jersey.

  • May 2- Wall Street was higher in mid-morning trading on Monday, helped by a rise in financial and consumer discretionary stocks. Economists polled by Reuters expect two increases this year but futures prices show traders do not expect rates to rise until late 2016, according to CME Group's FedWatch. Wall Street closed lower on Friday, with U.S. stocks marking...

  • *Yen rises to highest since October 2014. NEW YORK, May 2- U.S. stocks rose on Monday as a weakening dollar and steadying commodity prices shifted investor sentiment from weak earnings and poor economic data in the first quarter to optimism about the second, also pushing U.S. "I think we are at a turning point," said Bernard Baumohl, managing director and chief global...

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    With tech talent in vogue on Wall Street, an MBA may not be the best way to get on board at a big bank any longer.

  • May 2- Wall Street was little changed on Monday after data showed that U.S. manufacturing sector's PMI for April was at its lowest since 2009.. Wall Street closed lower on Friday, with U.S. stocks marking their largest weekly drop in more than two months as corporate earnings continued to disappoint. "I suspect for some stability to come in after the selloff in the...

  • May 2- Wall Street was set to open slightly higher on the first trading day of the month on Monday as investors await manufacturing data to further assess the health of the world's largest economy. Wall Street closed lower on Friday, with U.S. stocks marking their largest weekly drop in more than two months as corporate earnings continued to disappoint.

  • *Oil prices were down about 0.6 percent, retreating from the year's high, as higher production in the Middle East more than offset declines in the United States. *Data released on Sunday showed China's manufacturing sector expanded marginally in April, missing estimates and raising doubts about the sustainability of a recent economic improvement in the...

  • TOKYO, May 2- Asian shares fell in early trading on Monday, with Japan's Nikkei plunging after the dollar notched a fresh 18- month low against the yen. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.3 percent, after Wall Street marked losses after a spate of disappointing earnings. Markets in Hong Kong and China will be closed on Monday.

  • NEW YORK, April 29- U.S. stocks posted their largest weekly drop in more than two months on Friday as earnings reports continued to weigh, but the S&P 500 and Dow managed to close up for April after strong showings mid-month. Apple shares were down for the tenth session in the last 11 and closed the week down 11.3 percent, the largest such decline since January 2013.