Market Snapshot: Stocks close higher, end two-day skid as China-U.S. trade talks come into focus

U.S. stocks end higher Wednesday, as China and the U.S. attempted to ease simmering tensions, a day before high-level trade talks are scheduled to commence......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow and S&P 500 near record highs with U.S. - China trade talks underway against backdrop of Fed rate cut

U.S. stocks edged mostly higher midday Friday, with the Dow and S&P just shy of all-time highs as investors looked beyond a litany of central-bank decisions of the past week and focused on signs of improving China-U.S. trade developments......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow notches fifth straight gain as investors eye potential change in leadership

U.S. stocks close mostly higher as investors look ahead to central-bank policy meetings and gauge developments on the U.S.-China trade front......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 10th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks close higher though investors still worry about the yield curve, the U.S.-China trade dispute and Brexit

U.S. stocks closed higher Wednesday, but the major indexes were still within ranges seen this month, despite the volatility induced by the inverted U.S. Treasury yield curve, as well as by the U.S.-China trade war, and the threat of a no-deal Brexit......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 28th, 2019

Market Snapshot: S&P 500 closes 1% higher for second straight session on global stimulus talk, trade optimism

U.S. stocks rise Monday, lifted by moves by encouraging comments from President Donald Trump and other officials on trade talks, along with a move by China over the weekend to lower borrowing costs for companies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 19th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow rises 400 points on news of tariff delay, further U.S.-China trade talks

U.S. stocks trade higher Tuesday morning as investors remain focused on the global economic outlook, the U.S.-China trade fight, and geopolitical hot spots......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 13th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stock futures tread water ahead of packed week of Fed decision, jobs report and tariff talks

Stocks trade on either side of the break-even on Monday, in a week that could prove decisive for Wall Street, with a Federal Reserve decision, jobs report and developments in China-U.S. tariff negotiations coming into focus......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 29th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks edge higher, Dow may see best June in 80 years as eyes turn to hoped-for U.S. - China trade progress

U.S. stocks on Friday are slightly higher, but likely to end week flat as investors await progress on China-U.S. trade talks at G-20 meeting in Japan......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks close slightly higher as trade-inspired selloff pauses

U.S. stocks close slightly higher Thursday as bond yields halted their slide, giving the market a reprieve from relentless selling sparked by continued U.S.-China trade tensions and worries about global economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 30th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks close higher but Dow logs longest weekly losing streak since 2011

U.S. stocks close higher Friday ahead of the long weekend as trade-war fears receded somewhat following reports President Donald Trump may ease up on restrictions against Huawei Technologies Inc. as part of a bigger trade deal with China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 24th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow logs 200-point gain as demand for tech, energy stocks overshadow trade angst

Stocks close solidly higher Tuesday, following a temporary reprieve on restrictions on U.S. exports to China telecom giant Huawei Technologies, reflecting a slight reduction of tensions in one front of the Sino-American tariff war......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks close higher as market regains bullish form in wake of trade-sparked rout

U.S. stocks close higher Tuesday as the market regained some of its bullish form, a day after a sharp escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions triggered the worst session for major indexes since early January......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 14th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow tumbles more than 500 points as U.S.-China tariff battle escalates

Stocks fall sharply Monday as investors focus on stalled U.S. -China trade talks and new retaliatory measures announced by China.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 13th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks reverse direction to close mostly lower as U.S.-China trade tensions simmer

The U.S. stock market switched directions toward the closing bell to finish mostly lower Wednesday as worries over U.S.-China trade talks lingered......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 8th, 2019

Market Snapshot: S&P 500 logs longest win streak in 1½ years after strong jobs report

U.S. stocks close higher Friday, with the S&P 500 logging its longest win streak since October 2017, as investors cheered a solid jobs report and upbeat comments on prospects for a U.S.-China trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 5th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks edge higher as U.S.-China trade talks intensify

Stocks whipsaw between gains and losses as investors keep watch on U.S.-China trade talks and await Friday’s jobs report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 4th, 2019

Wall Street inches higher on Facebook, Boeing bounce; trade talks in focus

U.S. stocks inched higher on Thursday driven by Facebook Inc and Boeing Co, adding to gains following a strong start to the quarter, while investors kept a close watch on U.S.-China trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks drift higher as U.S.-China trade talks intensify

Stocks struggle, as investors keep watch on U.S.-China trade talks and await Friday’s jobs report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 4th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks close higher after signs of progress toward U.S.-China trade deal

Stocks close higher Thursday following reports that the U.S. and China have made new progress toward a trade deal even as investors weighed data showing U.S. economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter from above-trend rates......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 28th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Stocks close mostly lower as trade news dominates market action

U.S. stocks close mostly lower Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average snapping a four-day winning streak, as investors tried to make sense of a pair of conflicting reports on U.S.-China trade talks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 19th, 2019

Market Snapshot: S&P 500, Nasdaq close at 5-month high on China trade, global growth optimism

U.S. stocks close higher Friday, with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq finishing at five-month highs, as market sentiment was buoyed by encouraging headlines on U.S.-China trade negotiations.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019