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  • *Wall Street closed lower on Monday, dragged down by financial and consumer discretionary sectors, as some investors booked profits on the heels of a record-setting week. *New York Fed President William Dudley is scheduled to speak at 8:15 a.m. ET in San Juan, Puerto Rico on economic opportunities. Fed Governor Jerome Powell will speak on the economic outlook in...

  • *Stocks fall on Wall Street weighed by consumer, banks. NEW YORK, Nov 28- Crude futures rose in choppy trading on Monday ahead of an OPEC meeting later in the week that could reap production cuts, while the dollar pared losses and U.S. stocks fell. "The last few days of November and the first few days of December will be chock full of risk events, so that's provided a...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 28- U.S. stocks declined on Monday for their worst performance in nearly a month, weighed down by a pullback in the financial and consumer discretionary sectors as some investors booked profits on the heels of a record-setting week. U.S. stocks have jumped since Donald Trump's victory in the presidential election, with the S&P 500 up nearly 3 percent,...

  • Market mystery: Bond-like stocks outperform bonds

    As bond prices keep falling, “bond proxies” appear to have found a floor. Erin Gibbs of S&P Global and Ari Wald of Oppenheimer discuss with Susan Li.

  • Are stocks getting overvalued?

    After a great month, are large-cap stocks trading at bloated valuations? Erin Gibbs of S&P Global and Ari Wald of Oppenheimer discuss with Susan Li.

  • *Stocks fall on Wall Street weighed by consumer, banks. NEW YORK, Nov 28- Crude futures rallied in choppy trading on Monday ahead of an OPEC meeting later in the week that could reap production cuts, while the U.S. dollar recovered from earlier losses but was still slightly lower. "It looks much more like a correction than anything else- a Monday morning clearing of the...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 28- U.S. stocks fell modestly on Monday, weighed down by declines in the financial and consumer discretionary sectors, as some investors booked profits on the heels of a record-setting week. U.S. stocks have jumped since Donald Trump's victory in the presidential election, with the S&P 500 up 3.7 percent, as investors expect his plans to boost...

  • Trader bets on Alphabet rally

    Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com sees Alphabet heading for an upside, and here's how he's playing the stock.

  • *Stocks fall on Wall Street weighed by consumer, banks. *Crude volatile ahead of OPEC meeting. NEW YORK, Nov 28- Crude futures rallied in choppy trading on Monday ahead of an OPEC meeting later in the week that could reap production cuts, while the U.S. dollar recovered from earlier losses but was still slightly lower.

  • *Oil prices fluctuate on uncertainty regarding OPEC deal. Nov 28- U.S. stocks were lower on Monday, weighed down by financial and consumer discretionary stocks, as some investors cashed in after a record-setting week. The dollar had been on a tear on expectations that President-elect Donald Trump's infrastructure spending plans would boost inflation.

  • *Oil prices fluctuate on uncertainty regarding OPEC deal. Nov 28- U.S. stocks looked set to open lower on Monday, after the three major indexes extended their post-election rally and closed at record highs last Friday. Investors also awaited a referendum on constitutional reform in Italy on Sunday.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 25- U.S. Treasuries were on track for their worst monthly performance in almost eight years on Friday as investors evaluated how much further the sell-off sparked by the surprise election of Republican Donald Trump as U.S. president has to run. "There are a fair number of people that think we're not there yet, that yields can still move higher," said...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 25- U.S. Treasuries were on track for their worst performance in almost eight years on Friday as investors evaluated how much further the sell-off sparked by the surprise election of Republican Donald Trump as U.S. president has to run. "There are a fair number of people that think we're not there yet, that yields can still move higher," said Gennadiy...

  • *Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq, Russell 2000 hit record highs. NEW YORK, Nov 25- Key stock indexes on Wall Street swept to record intraday and closing highs on Black Friday thanks to gains in consumer staple and technology stocks, while European shares climbed, and a stabilization in U.S. The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes, as well as the small cap Russell 2000, hit record closing...

  • *Wall St closes higher for third week in a row. Nov 25- Wall Street's three main indexes closed at record highs on Friday, helped by gains in consumer staples and technology stocks as investors hunted for bargains in a post-election rally. The S&P 500 marked its seventh record close since Nov. 8.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 25- The dollar slid against major rivals on Friday as investors took advantage of a minor pullback in U.S. bond yields from recent highs and a holiday-shortened week to consolidate gains that had propelled the currency to a nearly 14- year peak. "The latest consolidation has many investors wondering if it's time to sell dollars," said Kathy Lien,...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 25- U.S. Treasury yields rose on Friday and two-year yields hit 6-1/ 2- year highs overnight as investors evaluated how much further the selloff sparked by the surprise election of Republican Donald Trump as U.S. president has to run. "There are a fair number of people that think we're not there yet, that yields can still move higher," said Gennadiy...

  • *Consumer staples rise helped by P&G, Coke. Nov 25- Wall Street extended its gains in thin trading on Friday, with the three main indexes hitting record intraday highs, helped by gains in consumer staples and technology stocks. The U.S. stock market will close at 1:00 p.m. ET on the occasion of Black Friday.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 25- Key U.S. equity indexes swept to record intraday highs on Black Friday thanks to gains in consumer staple stocks, while European shares also advanced, and a stabilization in U.S. The small cap Russell 2000 also hit a record intraday high on a day when trading volumes are expected to be relatively thin, with the U.S. stock market closing at 1:00 p.m. ET.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 25- The dollar fell against major rivals on Friday as investors took advantage of a pullback in U.S. bond yields and a holiday-shortened week to consolidate gains that have propelled the currency to a nearly 14- year peak. Thanksgiving holiday, the processing of corporate flows before the month-end and perceived risks looming for markets in the...