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Archive US: Trading

  • *Trump threatens tariff on all $500 bln worth of Chinese goods. NEW YORK, July 20- U.S. stocks ended slightly lower on Friday as escalating trade anxieties driven by U.S. President Donald Trump's latest tariff threats against China offset a string of robust earnings led by Microsoft.

  • Major market indexes fall slightly

    Stocks closed little changed on Friday as strong quarterly results from some of the largest U.S. companies, including Microsoft and Honeywell, counterbalanced threats made by President Donald Trump to increase tariffs on China.

  • NEW YORK, July 20- The U.S. dollar weakened, long term Treasury yields rose and stocks closed mostly lower on Friday after President Donald Trump complained again about the greenback's strength and about Federal Reserve interest rate rises. Wall Street and European stock markets stalled, despite good corporate earnings, after Trump threatened to impose...

  • A surprising group of names are disproving one of the biggest myths in the market

    What Amazon threat? Todd Gordon from TradingAnalysis.com and David Seaburg from Cowen & Co. break down retail's move closer to record highs.

  • Wall Street letting fear overtake rational investing, market veteran says

    River Twice Capital’s Zachary Karabell suggests Wall Street is foolishly undervaluing strong earnings and economic fundamentals.

  • A widespread assumption on the street may be damaging your portfolio, Zachary Karabell says

    River Twice Capital’s Zachary Karabell suggests Wall Street is foolishly undervaluing strong earnings and economic fundamentals.

  • *Trump threatens tariff on $500 bln worth of Chinese goods. NEW YORK, July 20- U.S. stocks were largely unchanged on Friday as a string of strong earnings led by Microsoft offset escalating trade anxieties driven by U.S. President Donald Trump's latest salvo of tough China tariff threats.

  • *Wall St flat, Europe equities dip, Asia supports. NEW YORK, July 20- The U.S. dollar weakened on Friday against key world currencies as President Donald Trump complained again about its strength, while U.S. and European stock markets were tepid amid fresh tariff talk and another round of corporate earnings. He also lamented the strength of the dollar and accused the...

  • NEW YORK, July 20- Oil prices edged up on Friday as a weakening dollar and lower expected August oil exports from Saudi Arabia supported the market, offsetting concerns about U.S.- China trade tensions and supply increases. Brent crude was up 34 cents at $72.92 a barrel by 1:23 p.m. EDT. West Texas Intermediate crude for August delivery was up 79 cents at $70.25 a...

  • July 20- U.S. stock indexes edged higher on Friday as technology stocks rose on the back of solid results from Microsoft, easing fears of a rising trade spat after President Donald Trump toughened his stance against China. President Trump said he was ready to impose tariffs on all $500 billion of imported goods from China, unnerving financial markets in...

  • NEW YORK, July 20- Longer-dated U.S. government bond yields moved higher on Friday, steepening the Treasury yield curve, after President Donald Trump reiterated his criticism of the Federal Reserve's pace of rate hikes, saying it takes away from the United States' "big competitive edge" and could hurt the U.S. economy. Trump, in posts on Twitter, also lamented the...

  • July 20- U.S. stocks rose on Friday as solid results from Microsoft lifted technology stocks and eased rising trade tensions after President Donald Trump said he was ready to impose levies on $500 billion worth of goods from China. Trump's comments on tariffs, which followed after the United States and China imposed levies on $34 billion worth of each other's...

  • *Wall St edges higher, Europe equities dip, Asia supports. NEW YORK, July 20- The U.S. dollar weakened on Friday against key world currencies as President Donald Trump complained again about its strength, while U.S. and European stock markets were tepid amid fresh tariff talk and another round of corporate earnings. He also lamented the strength of the dollar and...

  • The dollar fell after President Donald Trump said China is manipulating its currency. Companies including Microsoft and Honeywell rose as investors were pleased with their quarterly reports, but General Electric stumbled. In the last two days Trump criticized the Federal Reserve for raising interest rates and said China, said he's willing to put tariffs on...

  • NEW YORK— The latest on developments in financial markets:. Stocks are ending slightly lower on Wall Street but still managed to eke out a small gain for the week. PG&E fell 1.9 percent and Simon Property Group lost 2 percent.

  • Trader says Disney's magic rally has more room to run

    Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com says Disney is about to breakout.

  • *Graphic: World FX rates in 2018 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh. LONDON, July 20- The Chinese yuan slid to its lowest in more than a year on Friday, further undermining global sentiment and stoking worries Beijing's currency management could be the next flash point in a trade dispute with the United States. After falling 0.4 percent, MSCI's index of Asia-Pacific...

  • *China state banks seen buying yuan after its fall to 1- yr low. TOKYO, July 20- Asian shares pushed higher on Friday, clawing back earlier losses in volatile trade as China's stocks recovered sharply and the yuan bounced from a one-year low with market participants suspecting state support for the currency. Spreadbetters expected European stocks to open lower,...

  • *China state banks seen buying yuan after its fall to 1- yr low. TOKYO, July 20- The Chinese yuan skidded to one-year lows on Friday, unnerving investors in Asian stock markets and stoking concerns Beijing's currency management could become the next flash point in a fierce trade dispute with the United States. Spreadbetters expected European stocks to open lower...

  • *China state banks seen buying yuan after its fall to 1- yr low. TOKYO, July 20- The Chinese yuan skidded to one-year lows on Friday, shaking up Asian share markets and stoking concerns Beijing's currency management could become the next flash point in a fierce trade dispute with the United States. "The weaker currency also causes fears of capital leaving China and...