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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

Oil steadies as U.S.-China tensions offset supply concern

Oil prices traded flat on Wednesday as fading hopes for progress in U.S.-China trade talks pressured the market by raising uncertainty about global economic growth, while unrest in OPEC members Iraq and Ecuador helped limit losses......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

Wall Street drops as tensions climb ahead of trade talks

U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday as hopes of progress in high-level trade talks were dashed by a report Washington was moving ahead with efforts to limit capital flows to China and the inclusion of some top Chinese startups to a blacklist......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 8th, 2019

Wall Street opens slightly stronger amid stimulus hopes, easing trade tensions

U.S. stocks opened marginally higher on Friday as an interest rate cut by China's central bank and signs of co-operation on trade between the world's two largest economies allayed concerns about a slowdown in global growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 20th, 2019

Wall Street dips as tech stocks lag; trade hopes cushion fall

A fall in technology stocks pulled Wall Street's main indexes lower on Tuesday as weak economic data from China revived global recession fears, but losses were tempered by hopes of a trade deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 10th, 2019

Robust economic data, easing trade worries push Wall Street higher

U.S. stocks hit a one-month high on Thursday on hopes of a de-escalation in trade tensions after Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks next month, while strong economic data eased concerns of a domestic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 5th, 2019

Strong economic data, easing trade worries push Wall Street higher

U.S. stocks hit one-month highs on Thursday on hopes of a de-escalation in trade tensions after Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks next month, while strong U.S. economic data allayed some concerns of a slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 5th, 2019

Oil edges lower, but hopes on easing trade tensions cap losses

Oil prices edged lower on Tuesday on persisting concerns over demand, but optimism U.S.-China trade tensions will ease and hopes major economies will take stimulus measures to ward off a potential economic slowdown capped losses......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 20th, 2019

U.S.-China trade concerns push Wall Street lower; Fed meeting eyed

U.S. stocks slid on Tuesday after a fresh warning from President Donald Trump to China pressured technology shares, while investors speculated the scale of an interest rate cut at the end of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 30th, 2019

Wall St drifts lower as trade concerns weigh, big rate cut hopes fade

The S&P 500 and the Dow Industrials edged lower on Tuesday, as investors worried over warnings of a hit to earnings from the U.S.-China trade dispute and reined in hopes of a steep interest rate cut this month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 9th, 2019

Wall St. edges lower as trade concerns weigh, big rate cut hopes fade

The S&P 500 and the Dow Industrials were on track to fall for the third straight session on Tuesday, as investors worried over warnings of a hit to earnings from the U.S.-China trade dispute and reined in hopes of a steep interest rate cut this month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 9th, 2019

Dollar gains on lower rate cut expectations, stocks flat

The dollar rose and European shares fell on Wednesday as traders scaled back expectations of an aggressive cut in U.S. interest rates in July, while Wall Street rose on hopes of a China-U.S. trade breakthrough at the G20 summit later this week in Japan......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 26th, 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