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Archive US: Trading

  • NEW YORK, July 27- Oil prices rose to an eight-week high on Thursday, as a rally in U.S. gasoline futures spurred further gains this week that came after key OPEC members pledged to reduce exports and the U.S. government reported a sharp decline in crude inventories. "It's the summer driving season, so the market looks to gasoline for direction and with gasoline...

  • *UPS outlook weighs on Dow transports. *Tech sector drops despite gains for Facebook. July 27- A swoon in technology and transportation shares led Wall Street lower on Thursday, with stocks hastening their declines in afternoon trading on a day full of corporate earnings reports.

  • The Treasury Department sold $28 billion in seven-year notes to fair demand, the final sale of $88 billion in coupon-bearing supply this week. AT&T Corp also came to market with a $22.5 billion. "The market is unduly being sold off on the mega AT&T deal... that is weighing on the long-end of the market" Tom di Galoma, a managing director at Seaport Global Holdings in New...

  • Are financials sending a signal to the bond market?

    Todd Gordon of TradingAnalysis.com breaks down the charts.

  • Trading Nation: Are tumbling tech stocks the beginning of a correction?

    Boris Schlossberg, managing director of FX Strategy at BK Asset Management, and Erin Gibbs, S&P Global, discuss tech stocks tumbling intraday with CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

  • Robert Shiller on artificial intelligence

    The Yale professor of economics and Nobel laureate discusses the rise of artificial intelligence with Brian Sullivan.

  • Chicago Board of Trade September soft red winter wheat futures were 2-1/ 2 cents higher at $4.80-1/ 4 a bushel. Spring wheat yield prospects in central and northwestern North Dakota are down significantly from a year ago following hot and dry weather during the growing season, scouts on Wheat Quality Council's annual crop tour of the state said on Wednesday.

  • SEATTLE/ DETROIT, July 27- United Parcel Service Inc on Thursday reported a higher-than-expected quarterly net profit due to rising ecommerce deliveries but investors worried about the company's performance in the back-half of the year and shares fell 3.1 percent. Atlanta- based UPS posted second-quarter net income of $1.4 billion or $1.58 per share, up...

  • *Asia shares ex- Japan at highest since Dec 2007. LONDON, July 27- Stocks, bonds and commodities were starting to show signs of fatigue on Thursday, having been driven higher by signs that softening U.S. inflation could see the Federal Reserve keeps its interest rates lower for even longer. MSCI's 47- country All World share index was at its latest record high as Wall...

  • Sales rose, meeting Wall Street estimates. The company, facing pressure from activist investors after losing ground to rival Merck& Co's cancer treatment Keytruda, said sales of cancer drug Opdivo rose 42 percent from a year earlier to $1.2 billion, while sales of Yervoy rose 34 percent to $322 million. Analysts, on average, expected Opdivo sales of $1.1 billion...

  • Asia shares ex- Japan at highest since Dec 2007. LONDON, July 27- Stocks, bonds and commodities were all on a roll on Thursday, as market bulls scented a softening in the Federal Reserve's confidence on inflation that promised to keep U.S. interest rates low for longer. MSCI's 47- country All World share index was cheering its latest record high after Wall Street had...

  • *Dollar dips after Fed statement. *U.S. companies report more upbeat earnings. NEW YORK, July 26- The dollar touched its lowest in more than a year and U.S.

  • Here is why investors should watch the Crude Oil prices

    Phillip Streible, RJO Futures, discusses why investors should keep a close eye on crude.

  • Dow reaches record high after Fed leaves interest rates unchanged

    U.S. stocks closed mostly higher on the back of strong earnings and following the Federal Reserve's decision to keep interest rates unchanged.

  • NEW YORK, July 26- U.S. stocks climbed modestly on Wednesday to record closing highs after the Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged and strong earnings reports from Boeing and AT&T. The U.S. central bank's statement did not dramatically sway Wall Street's major indexes, which hit all-time peaks on a busy day of corporate earnings reports.

  • Robert Shiller

    What’s the biggest concern for the equity market? Robert Shiller, Yale professor of economics, discusses with Brian Sullivan.

  • Euro Dollar

    The dollar index continues to lose ground. Craig Johnson of Piper Jaffray and Phillip Streible of RJO Futures discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • What message is copper sending?

    Copper futures are hitting their highest level in more than two years. Craig Johnson of Piper Jaffray and Phillip Streible of RJO Futures discuss with Brian Sullivan.

  • The full post-Fed interview with Robert Shiller

    Robert Shiller, Yale professor of economics, discusses markets with Brian Sullivan.

  • NEW YORK, July 26- U.S. stocks added slightly to gains on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged and said it expected to start winding down its massive holdings of bonds "relatively soon" in a sign of confidence in the U.S. economy. The U.S. central bank's statement did not dramatically sway Wall Street's major indexes, which hit record...