Thursday, December 8, 2022

All posts tagged "trading"

  • Best Buy Reports Weak Holiday Shopping Results, Outlook

    NEW YORK – Best Buy’s shares sank Thursday after the nation’s largest consumer electronics chain reduced its sales outlook for the fourth-quarter as it reported weak holiday business in mobile phones and personal devices. The Minneapolis-based company...

    • Posted January 14, 2016
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  • Russia’s Ruble Slumps on First Day of Trading After Holiday

    MOSCOW – The Russian ruble fell sharply on its first day of trading after a ten-day holiday period, as a drop in the price of oil cast a shadow across the energy-exporting economy. The national currency dropped...

    • Posted January 11, 2016
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  • Q&A: China’s Market Turmoil a Symptom of Other Problems

    HONG KONG – Calm returned Friday to China’s stock markets after a torrid week but underlying reasons for the turmoil remain: a weakening yuan and perceptions China’s leaders are bungling their handling of the economy. — WHAT...

    • Posted January 8, 2016
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  • World Could Face Months of Chinese Market Aftershocks

    BEIJING – The latest trigger was currency jitters, but Thursday’s plunge in Chinese stocks was just one in a series of aftershocks from last year’s boom and bust that could shake markets for months to come. Investor...

    • Posted January 7, 2016
  • China will Suspend Automated Stock Trading Halts

    China’s market regulators say they are suspending a mechanism that automatically halts trading when stocks fall sharply. The mechanism, which was implemented at the beginning of the year, has been triggered twice this week. On Thursday trading...

    • Posted January 7, 2016
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  • US Stocks Drift to a Mixed Close in Quiet Pre-Holiday Trade

    NEW YORK – Stocks closed slightly lower in extremely light trading Thursday as investors remained on the sidelines ahead of Christmas. The price of crude oil continued to recover. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 50.44 points,...

    • Posted December 24, 2015
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