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
"The Champagne should probably be kept on ice, at least until the two presidents put pen to paper," said state-owned media China Daily.Traderead 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.K. and EU are gearing up for what could be the busiest week in British politics since June 2016.Europe Politicsread more
"It seems like what the two leaders have done is try to set some of the thorny political issues to the side," said Dhruva Jaishankar, director of the U.S. Initiative at the...Asia Politicsread 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
The United States has cleared the final procedural hurdle in order to impose tariffs on billions of dollars of European products later this month.World Economyread 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
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Hess stock rose more than 6 percent after the bell after The Wall Street Journal reported that Elliott Management, which owns 6.7 percent stake in the oil and gas company, called for a major shakeup. The hedge fund manager hopes to remove John Hess as CEO or push him to make a sale, according to WSJ.
Shares of Oracle fell more 4 percent in the extended session. The enterprise software and cloud computing company reported second quarter earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street expectations, but announced a new $12 billion buyback authorization. Oracle also reported 44 percent growth in software as a service revenues, just missing Wall Street expectations.
Shares of Adobe Systems climbed nearly 1 percent in extended trading. The design software giant beat Wall Street earnings and revenue estimates, and also adjusted its fiscal 2018 revenue outlook higher to reflect a bullish stance on margin growth.
Costco shares rose nearly 1.5 percent in the after-hours session. The membership-only wholesale retailer beat Wall Street expectations on earnings for its fiscal first quarter.
Jabil shares gained nearly 2.7 percent after the bell Thursday. The manufacturing services provider reported financial results that beat analyst expectations, and posted second quarter revenue guidance that beat Wall Street predictions.