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Archive US: Trading

  • SINGAPORE, April 4- Chicago corn edged up on Tuesday, with the market trading close to its highest in more than three weeks on support from a U.S. government forecast of lower plantings this year. The Chicago Board of Trade most-active corn contract had added 0.1 percent to $3.68 a bushel by 0312 GMT after climbing to its highest since March 9 at $3.71-3/ 4 a bushel on...

  • *Investors fret over govt ability to deliver on reforms. April 3- Wall Street closed slightly lower on Monday as March auto sales disappointed and investors questioned whether the Trump administration would deliver on its pro-business economic stimulus. "The disappointing auto sales are something people are keeping an eye on and that's meaningful news," said...

  • Can emerging markets keep leading the way?

    The popular EEM emerging markets ETF has performed far better than the S&P 500 this year. Can it continue to do so? Rich Ross from Evercore ISI and Eddy Elfenbein for the Crossing Wall Street blog discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • Can the worst performing stock in the S&P 500 catch a break?

    Under Armour shares have lagged behind every other stock in the index. But could a rebound be ahead? Rich Ross from Evercore ISI and Eddy Elfenbein for the Crossing Wall Street blog discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • *New York, other states take on Trump over energy efficiency. April 3- Wall Street fell on Monday as investor worries intensified about the Trump administration's struggles to deliver on its pro-business policies a few weeks before the first-quarter earnings season. They had tumbled earlier after some U.S. states accused President Donald Trump's...

  • *China PMI data, Asia manufacturing figures support prices. NEW YORK, April 3- Oil prices fell on Monday as a rebound in Libyan oil output weighed against upbeat economic data from Asia that pointed to strong energy demand from the region. Benchmark Brent futures for June delivery lost 41 cents, or 0.8 percent, to settle at $53.12 a barrel.

  • Facebook is about to make new all-time highs: Trader

    Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com sees another record high in the charts for Facebook.

  • *Govt. illegally delayed energy efficiency norms-US states. April 3- Wall Street fell on Monday after some U.S. states accused President Donald Trump's administration of illegally delaying certain energy efficiency standards, casting further doubt over the government's ability to deliver on its promised reforms. Trump's campaign promises to cut tax, ease...

  • *China PMI data, Asia manufacturing figures support prices. NEW YORK, April 3- Oil prices edged lower on Monday as a rebound in Libyan oil output weighed against upbeat economic data from Asia that pointed to strong energy demand from the region. Benchmark Brent futures for June delivery were down 42 cents, or 0.8 percent, at $53.11 a barrel by 12:16 p.m. EDT.

  • European shares touched a 16- month high before paring gains as they tracked Asian shares higher in the wake of upbeat manufacturing data out of Europe and China. Shares on Wall Street fell in morning trading as investors assessed how Trump's protectionist stance on trade will play out during meetings with Xi slated for Thursday and Friday.

  • *New York, others challenge Trump over energy efficiency. April 3- U.S. stocks reversed course to trade lower on Monday after New York and other states challenged the Trump administration for illegally blocking energy efficiency standards, casting further doubt on the new government's ability to push through planned reforms. The move by a coalition of U.S....

  • LONDON, April 3- World stock markets and the U.S. dollar started the second quarter on a positive note on Monday, although caution also set in as the first meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and China's Xi Jinping loomed. Manufacturing activity in France and Italy also rose, adding to signs of a pickup in momentum in the global economy.

  • TOKYO, April 3- Asian shares started the week modestly higher on Monday after a bumper quarter as investors look to the shape of U.S. trade and economic policies and how they could affect global growth. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3 percent, while Japan's Nikkei gained 0.4 percent after hitting a seven-week low on Friday.

  • TOKYO, April 3- Asian shares started the week on a steady footing on Monday after a bumper quarter as investors look to the shape of U.S. trade and economic policies and how they could affect global growth. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was little changed in early trade while Japan's Nikkei rose 0.1 percent. The rally was primarily...

  • *Graphic: World FX rates in 2017 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh. *Global Assets in 2017 http://reut.rs/2ne9sjH. NEW YORK, March 31- An index of world stocks dipped on Friday as investors locked in a quarterly gain that has given equities their best start to a year since 2012, while oil finished its worst quarter since 2015..

  • *S&P 500, Dow end best quarter since end of 2015. March 31- Wall Street fell on Friday, pulled down by Exxon and JPMorgan Chase as investors wrapped up a strong quarter and weighed whether corporate earnings reports will justify the market's lofty valuations. Major indexes have hit multiple record highs since the election of President Donald Trump on bets that he...

  • Apple’s monster impact on the market

    Stacey Gilbert of Susquehanna and David Seaburg of Cowen & Co. discuss Apple’s contribution to the market’s rally with Brian Sullivan.

  • The best way to play Amazon’s surge

    Amazon hit a record high on Friday – again. How should investors play it now? Stacey Gilbert of Susquehanna and David Seaburg of Cowen & Co. discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • *Graphic: World FX rates in 2017 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh. *Wall Street dips, dollar flat. NEW YORK, March 31- An index of world stocks dipped on Friday as investors locked in a quarterly gain that has given equities their best start to a year since 2012, while oil prices finished their worst quarter since 2015..

  • *S&P 500, Dow on pace for best 1st qtr since 2013. March 31- Wall Street edged lower on Friday, held down by Exxon and JPMorgan Chase as investors wrapped up a strong quarter and weighed whether corporate earnings reports will justify the market's lofty valuations. Major indexes have hit a series of record highs following the election of President Donald Trump on...