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Why VF Corporation Rose 18% Last Month

Shares of the Vans parent jumped on a strong earnings report......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 12th, 2019

February Existing Home Sales Jump Nearly 12%, Still Trail Year-Ago Total

Existing home sales jumped nearly 12% last month but remain a bit below the February 2018 total. Home prices rose year over year for the 84th consecutive month......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 22nd, 2019

U.S. oil prices rise above $60 a barrel on tightening supply

U.S. crude prices rose on Wednesday to a four-month high above $60 a barrel after U.S. government data showed tightening domestic oil supplies, but gains were capped by concerns over global economic growth due to the ongoing U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2019

U.S. oil prices rise above $60 per barrel on tightening supply

U.S. crude prices rose to a four-month high above $60 a barrel after government data showed tightening oil supplies in the United States, but gains were capped by concerns over global economic growth due to the ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 20th, 2019

Global shares at five-month high, sterling rides Brexit twists

Stock markets across the world rose on Tuesday for a seventh session, the longest winning streak of the year, while sterling wobbled against the U.S. dollar on expectations European Union officials would allow Britain a delay on Brexit negotiations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 19th, 2019

U.S. factory orders barely rise; shipments fall further

New orders for U.S.-made goods rose less than expected in January and shipments fell for a fourth straight month, offering more evidence of a slowdown in manufacturing activity......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 19th, 2019

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) riding a 7th-straight gain toward a 2nd-straight record close

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) riding a 7th-straight gain toward a 2nd-straight record close Shares of Microsoft Corp. MSFT, +1.43% rose 0.8% in afternoon trade Monday, putting them on track for a 7th-straight gain toward a 2nd-straight recor.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 19th, 2019

Oil closes in on four-month highs on OPEC cuts, U.S. stock draw

Oil prices rose to near four-month highs on Monday, supported by the prospect of extended OPEC-led oil supply curbs and signs of inventory declines in U.S. crude stockpiles......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2019

Global stocks climb to five month high

Global stocks rose to their highest in five months and the dollar dipped on Monday as traders began to price in an accommodative stance from the U.S. Federal Reserve at its policy meeting this week. Francis Maguire reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 18th, 2019

Global Stocks Hit 5 Month High, Ignore Reports Of Trump-Xi Meeting Delay, 737 MAX Subpoena

Global stocks rose to the highest level in five months and the dollar dipped on Monday as traders ignored a SCMP report that the April meeting between presidents Xi and Trump had .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 18th, 2019

Economic Report: Consumer sentiment index moves higher in March, as recovery from shutdown continues

The preliminary University of Michigan consumer sentiment index rose to 97.8 in early March from 93.8 in the prior month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

Gun maker stocks bounce off multi-month lows

Shares of gun maker's rose in premarket trade Friday, to bounce off multi-month lows, in the wake of mass shootings in New Zealand that killed at least 49 people. American Outdoor Brands Inc.'s stock gained 1.0% and Sturm R.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

Economic Report: Jobless claims rise to one-month high

The number of jobless workers who applied for unemployment benefits last week rose to a one-month high, but the level of layoffs in the U.S. remained extremely low. Jobless claims rose by 6,000 to 229,000......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2019

Wall Street lifted by latest benign inflation data

U.S. stocks rose broadly on Wednesday with the S&P 500 index hitting a five-month high, after latest data backed the Federal Reserve's patient stance on future interest rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 13th, 2019

WTI Hits 4-Month Highs, Tops $58 After Surprise Crude Draw, Production Cut

Crude rose for a third day after API reported an unexpected drop in U.S. stockpiles just as planned cuts and disruptions to OPEC output are tightening supply. While OPEC nations like Saudi Arabia press o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 13th, 2019

Mortgage Loan Rates Slide Sending New Applications Higher

Applications for new mortgage loans rose last week as interest rates dipped. Mortgage interest rates reached a 14-month low on Tuesday......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 13th, 2019

Economic Report: Wholesale prices creep higher in February, PPI shows, but inflation poses little threat

The wholesale cost of U.S. goods and services rose slightly in February, mostly because of higher gasoline prices, but inflation more broadly showed little threat to the economy. The producer price index edged up 0.1% last month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 13th, 2019

Microsoft"s stock rallies as "golden cross" forms about 5 weeks after a "death cross"

Shares of Microsoft Corp. rose 0.9% toward a 5-month high in afternoon trade Tuesday, as they were on track to produce a bullish "golden cross" chart pattern just 27 trading days after a bearish "death cross" had formed. The .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 12th, 2019

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) off overnight highs as market adopts wait-and-see approach

British Pound: USD/GBP (GBP=X) off overnight highs as market adopts wait-and-see approach The British Pound rose to record fresh multi-month highs against the Euro and rallied towards recent multi-month highs against the Dollar following .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 12th, 2019

North Carolina unemployment rises slightly in January

North Carolina’s unemployment rose slightly in January to 3.8 percent, but the state’s economy also added more jobs during the month, according to data released March 11 by the state Department of Commerce. The December unemployment rate was 3.7 p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2019

Why Many Fiber-Optic Networking Stocks Rose at Least 12% Last Month

Several stocks in this sector reported decent earnings in February, but that trend doesn't tell the whole story......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 11th, 2019