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Defense contractors Raytheon, Northrop and General Dynamics are winners from higher military spending. The defense stocks' relative strength lines are at highs.
Stock market bulls are confident in corporate profits and the economy, but face a challenge from rising trade tensions and political turmoil in the weeks leading up to earnings season.
President Donald Trump isn’t known for reticence with his tweeting habit. But there’s one topic he’s just not tweeting about anymore.
U.S. stocks suffered their worst week in more than two years, signaling mounting investor anxiety over whether factors from restrictive trade policies to rising interest rates could disrupt the nine-year ...
The S&P 500 had a very negative week over the course of the last 5 sessions, as we are starting to worry about a potential trade war between China and the United States. Ultimately, the 2600 level looks to be very supportive, and it looks as if it does extend down to 2500. While things look bleak, I’m not quite ready to give up.
Vital Signs Learning to juggle isn’t easy—and the market is discovering that the hard way. When there were big down days—and by big, we mean anything over 1%—the reason was identified and quickly explained away, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average eventually gained 25.1%. Last week, the Dow dropped 1,413.31 points, or 5.7%, to 23,533.20, its largest weekly decline since January 2016.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered its worst week since 2016. •...and explain why Western Digital (WDC) was the S&P 500's worst performer. The stock market is tumbling on concerns about a trade war, but nothing else is...and that could be a problem.
As a dot-com darling, Facebook is losing its luster. The sins include allowing user data to fall into the hands of Cambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm with ties to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Fallout over reports that the British firm improperly used profiles of millions of Facebook (FB) users chopped $75 billion off the social network’s market value this past week.
Dropbox Inc. shares shone amid a stormy market Friday that capped a week of red ink, which could signal safe waters ahead for market debuts as $3 billion in initial public offerings prepare to price next ...
Political risk has replaced rising interest rates for now as the bigger fear in the stock market, and concerns about trade wars or other White House drama will be the market focus in the week ahead.
The S&P 500 index flirted with a close below an important, long-term trend line as selling intensified late-Friday on the back of trade-war fears. The S&P 500 index ended down 55.43 points, or 2.1%, at ...
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the broad-market S&P 500 face an unusually unsightly March, amid a rise in volatility and heightened concerns about trade wars. Here’s how bad it is?
The threat of a trade war sent world stock markets broadly lower in choppy trading on Friday and boosted safer assets like the yen and government bonds, a day after U.S. President Donald Trump announced tariffs on up to $60 billion of Chinese goods. Trump signed a presidential memorandum on Thursday that could impose tariffs on up to $60 billion of imports from China, although the measures have a 30-day consultation period before they take effect. After another bruising week, a key gauge of world equity markets was broadly headed for its first quarterly loss since early 2016 as a spike in volatility, rising inflation and the specter of a trade war spooked investors who had enjoyed a multi-year bull run.
The S&P 500, Nasdaq and Dow Jones tumbled in the week on Trump China tariffs, Facebook's data privacy scandal, while Tencent and Oracle dove after results.
Treasury yields on Friday are little changed in Friday trade, but were mostly lower for the week, as a swoon for global stocks appeared to intensify on worries about escalating trade tensions between China ...
Leading technology stocks took heat again Friday after an ugly distribution day for the Nasdaq composite Thursday.
The stock market bounced back from a round of trade worries earlier this month, only to get hammered again on Thursday as the Trump administration took aim at China. Here’s what’s in play.
Bullish inventory data has sent oil prices higher for the second straight week despite a continuing ramp in U.S. drilling activity.
Stocks extended losses into the closing bell Friday, ensuring a steep weekly decline for major indexes as investors shied away from equities amid rising worries over a potential global trade war. According ...
US Indexes Fell Sharply—Is a Trade War with China in the Offing? In the previous article, we saw that the major US indexes showed a significant fall in performance after President Trump’s announcement of tariffs on Chinese imports. The recent fall in the technology sector is also dragging down the performance of the equity market.
U.S. stock benchmarks saw losses gather in late-afternoon trade on Friday, with the Dow off triple-digits and the Nasdaq breaching a key technical level intraday. Persistent fears about the impact of trade ...
The Nasdaq Composite Index fell firmly below its 100=day moving average, as the stock market took a firmer turn lower in Friday afternoon trade. The technology-laden benchmark was recently down 1.5% at ...