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Dow logs best day 2 months while Nasdaq books 2% gain amid softening U.S.-China trade rhetoric

U.S. stocks on Tuesday recovered most of the previous session's losses after the Trump administration abruptly offered China-and U.S. co.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 13th, 2019

Dow loses grip on 26,000 and logs worst day in 4 months amid heightened U.S.-China trade tensions

The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Tuesday registered the second-worst decline of 2019 as the stock market experienced a broad-based selloff prompted by a second day of fears that the U.S. and China won't be able to achieve .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 7th, 2019

Dow logs triple-digit gain as trade talks remain in spotlight

U.S. stocks mostly finished higher Thursday amid expectations for the U.S. and China to make progress towards ending their longstanding trade spat. The S&P 500 was up 0.2% to finish near .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 4th, 2019

Dow jumps 400 points, logs best gain in 4 months as Walmart and easing trade fears ignite a rally

The Dow Jones Industrial Average enjoyed its best day in about four months as a rally in shares of retailing giant Walmart Inc. and an apparent easing of China-U.S. trade tensions helped to.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 2018

Futures Movers: Oil on the verge of logging longest streak of gains in about 18 months

Oil futures Tuesday head higher, poised for their seventh straight gain amid efforts to curb output and U.S.-China trade talks which were seen as progressing positively......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 8th, 2019

Futures Movers: Oil poised for longest streak of gains in about 18 months

Oil futures Tuesday head higher, poised for their seventh straight gain amid efforts to curb output and U.S.-China trade talks which were seen as progressing positively......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 8th, 2019

S&P 500 slips amid grim retail sales

The S&P 500 and the Dow slipped while the Nasdaq posted a slim gain on Thursday as investors struggled to square grim retail sales data with hopes that high-level talks in Beijing could resolve the ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2019

Market Snapshot: Dow on track for 8th straight weekly gain amid U.S.-China trade-talk euphoria

Stocks trade near intraday highs Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Nasdaq on track to gain for an eighth week, as investors focused on continued progress in trade negotiations between China and the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 15th, 2019

Logos: The market is finally becoming more rational

Stocks surged on Friday amid increasing hopes for a U.S.-China trade deal as equities posted another solid weekly gain. The 30-stock Dow’s eight-week winning streak is its longest since the one ending Nov. 3, 2017. The Nasdaq also.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 19th, 2019

S&P 500 closes up 6.1% higher; Nasdaq books a 5.6% gain to end Thursday trade

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Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 26th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow logs first back-to-back gain in 7 weeks but stocks end off highs, as Sanders, others cast doubt on quick passage of coronavirus rescue bill

U.S. stocks on Wednesday finished well off their best levels and the Nasdaq turned negative in the final minutes of trade, as the passage of a $2 trillion economic rescue package appeared to hit a snag......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 25th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Nasdaq hits record as China pledges to stimulate coronavirus-hit businesses

U.S. stock benchmarks trade modestly higher at the start of Wednesday’s session as investors gain optimism from measures China says it has taken to help coronavirus-stricken businesses.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 19th, 2020

Defensive stocks lift Wall Street from session lows amid coronavirus worries

Defensive stocks helped the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq erase losses to trade flat on Thursday, even though a sharp rise in new coronavirus cases in China kept investors worried......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2020

Wall Street jumps as China stimulus measures soothe virus worries

The Nasdaq hit a record high on Tuesday and the S&P 500 posted its biggest one-day gain in about six months as fears of a heavy economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak waned after China's central bank intervened......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

Wall Street jumps as China measures soothe virus worries

The Nasdaq hit a record high Tuesday and the S&P 500 posted its biggest one-day gain in about six months as fears of an economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak waned after China's central bank intervened. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

Wall Street surges as China financial measures soothe virus worries

The Nasdaq hit a record high on Tuesday and the S&P 500 headed for its biggest one-day gain in about six months as fears of a heavy economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak waned after China's central bank intervened......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

Market Snapshot: Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq surge to new records as market focus shifts to U.S.-China trade

U.S. stock indexes on Thursday hit new records as investors turn to fresh progress on a partial China trade pact, amid apparent easing of Middle East tensions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2020

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit records amid trade optimism; Boeing boosts Dow

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hit record highs on Monday after President Donald Trump said an initial U.S.-China trade pact would be signed soon, while Boeing was a big boost to the Dow after the planemaker ousted its chief executive officer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 23rd, 2019

S&P 500, Nasdaq extend record run amid trade optimism; Boeing boosts Dow

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hit fresh record highs on Monday as President Donald Trump said an initial U.S.-China trade pact would be signed soon, while Boeing was a big boost to the Dow after the planemaker fired its chief executive officer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 23rd, 2019

Oil falls but on track for third weekly rise on trade hopes

Oil was down about 1% on Friday, but prices were set for a third straight weekly gain amid the easing of U.S.-China trade tensions, which has boosted business confidence and the outlook for global economic growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 2019

Nasdaq logs longest string of record closes in about 2 years but S&P 500 and Dow finish lower

U.S. stocks mostly ended lower Wednesday, but the Nasdaq rose enough to mark a consecutive record close, as last week's announcement of a preliminary trade pact with China fostered some market op.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 18th, 2019