Machinery Construction and Farm Machinery

  • HONG KONG, Aug 20- China's leading heavy machinery maker Sany Group plans to spin off four business units and is looking to rope in private equity firms as investors for the deal that could fetch a total of $2 billion, sources told Reuters. Sany's advisers have reached out to firms such as global investment powerhouses Bain Capital, Carlyle Group, CVC Capital...

  • NEW YORK— Stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors welcomed signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The report came a day after China said it will send an envoy to Washington for the first talks between the countries since early June. Marina Severinovsky, an investment strategist at Schroders, said stocks could jump if the...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 17- U.S. tractor maker Deere& Co's profits in the third-quarter missed Wall Street estimates on higher raw material and freight costs, sending shares sharply lower in premarket trading. Adjusted profit in the latest quarter totalled $2.59 per share, lower than the average analyst estimate of $2.75. If the forecast materializes, analysts at JP Morgan...

  • Deere profit earnings are concerning investors

    Ann Duignan, J.P. Morgan U.S. machinery analyst, joins the 'Squawk Box' team to discuss John Deere earnings and how she's looking at the stock.

  • Some researchers think mechanical brushes aren’t just some spa amenity for dairy cows — they’re important to the animal’s well-being, The New York Times reports. 

  • MILAN, Aug 9- Trucks and tractor maker CNH Industrial has appointed Hubertus Muhlhauser as its new chief executive to succeed long-time boss Richard Tobin who resigned earlier this year. Before Welbilt he worked at agricultural equipment maker AGCO, where he headed the EMEA and Asia region businesses as well as the global engine division.

  • Gains for Microsoft, Facebook and Alphabet helped technology companies finish higher. The U.S. and China both announced new tariffs: later this month each country will put a 25 percent tax on $16 billion in goods imported from the other. Karyn Cavanaugh, senior markets strategist at Voya Investment Management, said U.S. companies are expecting bigger profits in...

  • June 19- U.S. stocks slumped and the Dow Jones Industrial Average erased its gains for the year on Tuesday, as a sharp escalation in U.S.- China trade dispute jolted the markets and triggered a rush to safer assets. President Donald Trump, in an unexpectedly swift and sharp move, threatened to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods and Beijing...

  • June 19- U.S. stocks slumped on Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average erasing its gains for the year, as markets were rattled by a sharp escalation of the trade dispute between the United States and China. President Donald Trump, in an unexpectedly swift and sharp move, threatened to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods and Beijing...

  • June 19- Wall Street was set to open sharply lower on Tuesday as President Donald Trump's latest threat to impose duties on additional Chinese goods heightened concerns that tit-for-tat tariffs could spiral into a trade war. President Donald Trump threatened to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods and Beijing warned it would fight back...

  • June 19- Futures on the three main U.S. indexes slumped more than a percent on Tuesday as President Donald Trump's latest threat to impose duties on additional Chinese goods heightened concerns that tit-for-tat tariffs could spiral into a trade war. President Donald Trump threatened to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods and Beijing...

  • TOKYO, June 19- Japanese stocks tumbled to 2-1/ 2- week lows on Tuesday and posted the biggest daily percentage drop in three months after Chinese stocks were sold sharply amid escalating global trade tussles. President Donald Trump threatened to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods, prompting a swift warning of retaliation from Beijing...

  • *Intel and other chipmakers decline on China tariffs. Boeing, which has acted as a proxy for trade war tensions with China as it is the single largest U.S. exporter to the country, fell 0.9 percent as the biggest drag on the Dow. Chipmakers, which rely on China for a large portion of their revenue, also lost ground.

  • *Intel and other chipmakers decline on China tariffs. Boeing, which has acted as a proxy for trade war tensions with China as it is the single largest U.S. exporter to the country, fell 0.8 percent as the biggest drag on the Dow. Chipmakers, which rely on China for a large portion of their revenue, also lost ground.

  • *Intel and other chipmakers decline on China tariffs. Boeing, which has acted as a proxy for trade war tensions with China as it is the single largest U.S. exporter to the country, fell 0.8 percent as the biggest drag on the Dow. Chipmakers, which rely on China for a large portion of their revenue, also lost ground.

  • *Intel and other chipmakers decline on China tariff. Boeing, the single largest U.S. exporter to China, fell nearly 1 percent, while construction equipment maker Caterpillar declined 1.4 percent. Intel was the biggest drag on the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq on China tariff concerns and a downgrade by Northland Securities.

  • *Intel and other chipmakers decline on China tariff. Boeing, the single largest U.S. exporter to China, fell nearly 1 percent, while construction equipment maker Caterpillar declined 1.4 percent. Intel was the biggest drag on the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq on China tariff concerns and a downgrade by Northland Securities.

  • *Oil steady ahead of OPEC meet. June 18- The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell more than 200 points on Monday and the other major indexes were lower, as China's retaliatory action against tariffs imposed by the United States reignited fears of a possible trade war between the world's two biggest economies. Global financial markets have struggled since February...

  • Jim Cramer on Mad Money.

    Jim Cramer reveals how the moves in NXP Semiconductors and Qualcomm could hint at what’s to come in the U.S.-China trade battle.

  • Key crane manufacturer's CEO says company was prepared for Trump tariffs: 'We're not worried'

    Jim Cramer sits down with Barry Pennypacker, president and CEO of The Manitowoc Company, for his take on the Trump administration's tariffs and the latest on his crane manufacturing business.