Wall Street ends higher than investors eye US midterms

Take-Two, Lyft slump on downbeat forecasts Amgen climbs on cholesterol drug data Indexes: S&P 500 +0.56%, Nasdaq +0.49%, Dow +1.02% Nov 8 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended higher on Tuesday during voting in midterm elections that will determine control of the US Congress, with investors betting on a political stalemate that could prevent major policy … Read more

US stocks end higher, Meta jumps as investors eye midterms

Meta Platforms rallies after report of job cuts Apple slips as COVID-19 curbs crimp iPhone production in China Indexes close: S&P 500 +0.96%, Nasdaq +0.85%, Dow +1.31% Nov 7 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended sharply higher Monday as investors focused on Tuesday’s midterm elections that will determine control of Congress, while shares of Meta Platforms … Read more

S&P 500 falls to two-year low, bear market rally snuffed out

Sept 27 (Reuters) – The S&P 500 (.SPX) fell to its lowest level in almost two years on Tuesday on worries about super aggressive Federal Reserve policy tightening, trading under its June trough and leaving investors appraising how much further stocks would have to fall before stabilizing. Stocks have been under pressure since late August … Read more

Oil settles below $90 as recession fears mount

An oil pump jack pumps oil in a field near Calgary, Alberta, Canada on July 21, 2014. REUTERS/Todd Korol/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Sept 7 (Reuters) – Oil prices settled sharply lower on Wednesday, slumping below levels seen prior to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine as downbeat Chinese trade data … Read more

Wall St closes down for 3rd straight session on Fed rate hike worry

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S. August 29, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Best Buy sales beat estimates as discounts track demand Jobs openings in July rise sharply All 11 S&P sectors lower Aug 30 (Reuters) … Read more

Oil pares losses after Saudi oilmin says OPEC+ has options including cuts

Oil pump jacks are seen at the Vaca Muerta shale oil and gas deposit in the Patagonian province of Neuquen, Argentina, January 21, 2019. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register OPEC+ has options to meet challenges, including cuts -Saudi oilmin Iran nuclear deal closer now than it was 2 weeks … Read more

Oil prices slump to lowest since before Ukraine invasion as recession fears weigh

FILE PHOTO – A PetroChina worker inspects a pump jack at an oil field in Tacheng, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, China June 27, 2018. REUTERS/Stringer AT Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register BoE raises rates, warns of recession risks Saudi, UAE save oil firepower in case of winter supply crisis OPEC+ agrees … Read more

Wall Street falls as Walmart warning rattles retail sector

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., July 21, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Walmart cuts profit forecast, drags retailers McDonald’s up as sales, profit top estimates GE jumps on higher profit, Coca-Cola up on forecast raise Indexes … Read more

S&P 500, Nasdaq ride higher on Tesla gains

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., June 30, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register Tesla shares rise as profit tops expectations Energy stocks lead sectoral declines AT&T drags down communication services sector Indexes up: Dow 0.10%, S&P … Read more

Oil steadies as China COVID fears face tight supply concerns

Crude oil storage tanks are seen at the Kinder Morgan terminal in Sherwood Park, near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada November 14, 2016. REUTERS/Chris Helgren Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com register New Omicron subvariant case in Shanghai rattles market US dollar strongest since October 2002 Russian court overturns CPC pipeline suspension order NEW YORK, … Read more