Thursday, December 8, 2022

All posts tagged "trading"

  • US stocks edge higher as investors buy big dividend payers

    NEW YORK – U.S. stocks finished slightly higher on Wednesday as investors picked stocks that pay big dividends, like real estate and phone companies. Energy companies fell with the price of oil and health care stocks continued to...

    • Posted October 12, 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 slide as banks tumble on Deutsche Bank worries

    NEW YORK – U.S. stocks slumped Monday, and banks took the biggest losses. Deutsche Bank plunged as investors worried about the financial health of Germany’s largest bank. Pfizer pulled drugmakers down after it announced it won’t break...

    • Posted September 26, 2016
  • Where Are They Now? What Rogue Traders Do after Prison

    LONDON – Some seek quiet lives away from the media spotlight. Some become activists and others look to make money by selling their story. Rogue traders like Jerome Kerviel, who saw the damages he owes slashed Friday...

    • Posted September 23, 2016
  • Stocks gain moderately, led by high-dividend sectors

    NEW YORK – Stocks posted solid gains on Thursday as investors, comfortable that the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates low, bought up stocks that pay big dividends. Real estate companies rose as investors looked for income,...

    • Posted September 22, 2016
  • 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 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
  • US holiday keeps a lid on European markets

    LONDON – European stock markets closed a tad lower Monday following mixed economic data. Trading activity was dented by the Labor Day holiday in the U.S. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany’s DAX ended 0.1 percent lower at...

    • Posted September 5, 2016
  • Stocks rise on upbeat data, investors await Fed speech

    HONG KONG – European stock markets rose on solid economic data Tuesday while investors in Asia largely stayed on the sidelines ahead of a widely anticipated speech by the Fed chief. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 rose 0.7%...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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