19 Aug pm09:41
Asian Stocks Steady On Strong U.S. Data, Dollar H...
Asian stocks were steady on Wednesday after strong U.S. housing data lifted Wall Street shares, helping nudge Treasury yields higher and keeping the dollar well bid against the euro and yen.
19 Aug pm05:32
The American consumer is back, with an asterisk
Marie Galvin, owner of GALVIN-ized, places a hat on the head of a customer in Boston on Aug. 10, 2014.
19 Aug pm01:22
Inflation tame, housing starts jump
Headline inflation, as measured by the Labor Department's Consumer Price Index, rose by 0.1 percent in July and 2 percent year-over-year from July 2013.
19 Aug am10:07
Stocks rise as US home construction rebounds
Encouraging economic news helped push the stock market higher on Tuesday. Home construction rebounded in July, while inflation remained muted.
19 Aug am09:02
US stocks open higher; Home Depot rises
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 41 points, or 0.3 percent, to 16,882 as of 9:36 a.m. Eastern time Tuesday.
19 Aug am06:02
Global stocks up on US housing, Ukraine diplomacy
KEEPING SCORE: In midday trading, Germany's DAX was up 0.9 percent to 9,325.74 and France's CAC-40 rose 0.4 percent to 4,246.70.
19 Aug am03:57
Stocks: 3 things to know before the open
Worries about the crises in Ukraine and Iraq continue to fade, and CNNMoney's Fear & Greed index is showing investors are much less fearful than last week.
19 Aug am12:52
Stock slide a likelihood after run-up
Kongkiat Opaswongkarn, chief executive of Asia Plus Securities , has voiced alarm over a potential stock-market pullback as the honeymoon period prompted by the end of the political impasse draws to a close.
18 Aug pm08:38
Wall St. rallies on M&A blitz and homebuilder dat...
U.S. stocks surged on Monday, with the Nasdaq closing at a 14-year high as increasing homebuilder confidence and hopes for receding tensions in Russia gave investors reasons to make bigger bets on the equity market.
18 Aug pm04:33
Premarket: European stocks rise, core bonds fall ...
A man is reflected on an electronic stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo in this file photo.