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Trade tensions push Wall St. lower, rate cut hopes limit losses

Wall Street's main indexes dipped on Wednesday over worries of a prolonged U.S.-China trade war after Washington toughened its stance, but losses were cushioned by a muted reading on inflation that backed the case for an interest rate cut......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Trade tensions weigh on Wall St., hopes of rate cut limit losses

Wall Street's main indexes dropped on Wednesday on worries of a prolonged U.S.-China trade war after Washington hardened its stance, but losses were cushioned by a muted reading on inflation that backed the case for an interest rate cut......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Wall St. dips on trade tensions, hopes of rate cut limit losses

Wall Street's main indexes dipped on Wednesday as worries of a protracted U.S.-China trade war were heightened by Washington's tough stance, but losses were limited by a tame inflation report that supported the case for an interest rate cut......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Wall Street set to open lower as trade tensions weigh

Wall Street was set to open slightly lower on Wednesday as worries of a protracted U.S.-China trade war was heightened by Washington's tough stance, but losses were limited by tame inflation data that supported the case for an interest rate cut......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Wall St. opens flat as hopes of a rate cut counter trade worries

U.S. stocks opened flat on Wednesday as Washington's tough stance heightened worries of a prolonged U.S.-China trade war, with losses offset by tame inflation data that supported the case for an interest rate cut......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Wall Street rally loses steam as industrials drag

Wall Street's main indexes gave up gains to trade slightly lower on Tuesday, as declines in industrial companies dampened early optimism over easing trade tensions and the prospect of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

Wall Street higher on trade optimism, rate cut hopes

Wall Street's main indexes rose and the S&P 500 edged back toward record territory on Tuesday, as easing trade tensions with Mexico and hopes of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve lifted investor sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

Wall Street subdued as rate cut bets temper trade tensions

U.S. stocks eked out gains in choppy trading on Thursday, as hopes of an interest rate cut outweighed fears of a flare up in U.S.-China trade tensions after comments from President Donald Trump......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 6th, 2019

Wall St. falls as trade anxieties spike

Wall Street ended lower on Friday as continuing trade tensions pulled industrial and tech shares down, and the Dow capped a fourth straight week of losses in its longest weekly losing streak in three years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2019

Wall Street drops on trade uncertainty

Wall Street ended lower on Friday as trade tensions pulled industrial and tech shares down, and the Dow capped a fourth straight week of losses. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 17th, 2019

Trade tensions push mortgage rates lower for second week in a row

The 30-year fixed-rate average fell to 4.1 percent......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 13th, 2019

U.S. stocks rise, dollar pares losses on trade talk hopes

A gauge of world equity markets rebounded and the dollar pared losses on Friday after President Donald Trump said U.S.-China trade talks were constructive, easing tensions that pushed stocks on Wall Street toward their biggest weekly loss since December......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 10th, 2019

London Markets: FTSE 100 edges lower, but Tesco’s jump helps limit drop

U.K. stocks inch lower Wednesday, erasing part of this week’s advance, as traders focused on trade-related tensions and the conflict in Syria. Tesco PLC’s gain helped keep the FTSE 100 benchmark’s losses in check......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2018

Asian shares turn lower after trade-jitter losses on Wall St

Asian shares gave up modest early gains to drift lower on Friday after U.S. stocks skidded amid mounting trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 1st, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow futures slide 130 points as G-7 leaders feud over trade

Wall Street was looking at hefty losses on Friday, with U.S. stock futures moving firmly lower as tensions between Trump and his major allies flared up ahead of the G-7 meeting in Canada......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow futures fall as G-7 leaders feud over trade

Wall Street was looking at modest losses on Friday, with U.S. stock futures moving firmly lower as tensions between Trump and his major allies flared up ahead of the G-7 meeting in Canada......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2018

Metals Stocks: Gold ends lower, but clings to weekly advance on global trade tensions

Gold futures finishes in the red on Friday as the dollar shows a modicum of strength, but intensifying global trade disputes limit losses for bullion, allowing the commodity to hold onto a gain for the week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2018

Asian shares flat as drop in S&P 500 futures weighs

Asian stocks were flat in early trade on Wednesday after Wall Street ended higher, with the S&P 500 index touching a record high on Tuesday, and as lower-level trade talks between the U.S. and China due this week boost hopes of easing trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 21st, 2018

Wall Street falls on U.S.-China trade tariff standoff

On Wall Street the S&P and the Dow closed lower on Monday after a round of U.S.-China trade tariffs kicked in, dampening last week's hopes for a resolution and investors waited for an interest rate hike ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 24th, 2018

Wall St. on track to open lower after recent surge

Wall Street was set to open lower on Friday after rallying for the past five sessions on hopes of a resolution in the U.S.-China trade dispute and assurances from the Federal Reserve that it would be patient on interest rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2019

Wall Street opens lower after five-day surge

U.S. stocks fell at the open on Friday after rallying for the past five sessions on hopes of a resolution in the U.S.-China trade dispute and assurances from the Federal Reserve that it would be patient on interest rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2019