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  • Stock indexes wobble as White House unveils tax plan

    White House officials laid out a broad outline for changing the U.S. tax code

    • Posted April 26, 2017
  • Global stocks as focus slowly turns away from Trump

    LONDON – Global stock markets traded in fairly narrow ranges Tuesday as investors slowly turned their focus away from what President-elect Donald Trump will do in office to more fundamental drivers, such as whether the Federal Reserve...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
  • Stocks fall for 8th day, longest decline since 2008 crisis

    NEW YORK – Stocks retreated for an eighth consecutive day on Thursday as nervous investors remain transfixed on the potential outcome of next week’s U.S. presidential election, which has become too close to call. The stock market...

    • Posted November 3, 2016
  • Eurozone Growth ‘Losing Momentum’ as Britain Rebounds

    LONDON — Britain’s exit from the European Union – whenever it takes place – is a cloud over the economic outlook for both the country and its major trading partners within the 19-country eurozone. Further evidence emerged...

    • Posted October 5, 2016
  • Stocks say ‘nevermind’; reverse recent losses as banks jump

    NEW YORK – U.S. stocks climbed Friday as banks made a rapid recovery following a steep fall a day ago. Investors hoped Deutsche Bank and the financial system in general were in better shape than they had...

    • Posted September 30, 2016
  • Tech and consumer companies lead US stocks higher

    NEW YORK – U.S. stocks rebounded Tuesday and climbed after a survey showed consumer confidence is at a nine-year high, a sign Americans will keep spending in the months to come. Technology and consumer stocks made the...

    • Posted September 27, 2016
  • US stocks creep higher as Federal Reserve meeting starts

    NEW YORK – U.S. stocks inched higher Tuesday in another cautious day of trading as investors kept an eye on central banks in the U.S. and Japan. Health care and household goods companies led the way while...

    • Posted September 20, 2016
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  • Stocks decline, hurt by declines in banks; Waiting for Fed

    NEW YORK – Stocks were moderately lower Friday, pushed down, in part, by the price of oil. Investors continue to remain on edge regarding the possibility of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates at its meeting next...

    • Posted September 16, 2016
  • US stocks slump as traders fear higher interest rates

    Investor jitters over the possibility the Federal Reserve is ready to raise interest rates this year roiled Wall Street Friday, handing the stock market its worst day in more than two months. The Dow Jones industrial average...

    • Posted September 9, 2016
  • US stock indexes notch modest losses; oil prices surge

    A slide in technology and consumer-focused companies helped pull U.S. stock indexes modestly lower Thursday, offsetting strong energy sector gains. A broad swath of retailers, from department stores to fast-food chains, also notched losses, while most of...

    • Posted September 8, 2016