Analysts say the partial U.S.-China trade deal doesn't touch on thorny issues plaguing both sides, and warn talks could break down again.World Economyread more
Economists polled by Reuters had expected Chinese exports denominated in the U.S. dollar to fall by 3% and imports to decline by 5.2% in September, compared to a year ago.China Economyread more
The U.S. had plans to hike duties on at least $250 billion in Chinese goods to 30% from 25% on Tuesday. Despite the partial trade deal, some banks on Sunday wrote that tariff...Marketsread more
The industry has pulled in $322 billion over the past six months, the fastest pace since the second half of 2008.Marketsread more
A technical recession occurs when there are two consecutive quarters of economic contraction.Asia Economyread more
"Deepfakes" are being used to depict people in fake videos they did not actually appear in, and can potentially affect elections, diplomacy and how markets move, experts say.Technologyread more
Chinese President Xi Jinping warned on Sunday that any attempt to divide China will be crushed.China Politicsread more
Syria's Kurds said Syrian government forces agreed Sunday to help them fend off Turkey's invasion.World Newsread more
U.S. President Donald Trump said that both sides reached a "very substantial phase one deal" that will address intellectual property and financial services concerns and...Asia Marketsread more
Hagibis dropped record amounts of rain for a period in some spots, according to meteorological officials, causing more than 20 rivers to overflow.Asia Newsread more
A spokesperson for the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) has issued a stark warning to the international community.World Newsread more
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
Bed Bath & Beyond - The home furnishings retailer posted earnings of $1.16 on revenue of $2.82 billion, edged past expectations for $1.15 a share on sales of $2.81 billion. In addition, the company handed in current-quarter earnings guidance that was in the upper end of expectations. Shares rose in extended-hours trading.
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Jabil Circuit - The electronics manufacturer posted earnings of 56 cents a share, excluding one-time items, on revenue of $4.8 billion, topping forecasts for 54 cents a share on sales of $4.51 billion. But the company handed in current-quarter earnings and revenue guidance that disappointed Wall Street analysts, sending shares lower in extended-hours trading. Rival Flextronics also edged lower in extended-hours trading.
Citigroup - The financial giant agreed to pay mortgage lender Freddie Mac $395 million to resolve potential future mortgage repurchase claims. Citigroup shares were flat in extended-hours trading.
Campbell Soup - The canned soup maker increased its quarterly dividend to 31.2 cents from 29 cents a share. Shares were unchanged in extended-hours trading.
Caesars Entertainment - The casino and hotel operator announced a 10 million share secondary offering through Credit Suisse. Shares slid in extended-hours trading.
Gilead Sciences - The pharmaceutical company said the European Commission has approved marketing authorization of Tybost, a drug that enhances the function of HIV medications. Shares toggled around the flatline in extended-hours trading.
Wesport Innovations - The alternative fuel developer announced a 6 million share offering though Morgan Stanley, Jefferies and Deutsche Bank. Shares declined in extended-hours trading.
Ares Capital - The investment company announced a 11 million share offering through Morgan Stanley, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Wells Fargo. Shares fell in extended-hours trading.