Financial Markets

Some farmers worry Trump's bailout checks won't be enough

Sep 24, 2018

Some farmers strained by Trump's trade war with China worry bailout checks won't be enough

As aid checks go out, farmers worry bailout won't be enough

Sep 23, 2018

US farmers will soon begin getting government checks as part of a billion-dollar bailout to help those experiencing financial strain from President Donald Trump's trade disputes with China, but even those poised for big payouts worry it won't be enough.

Markets Right Now: Dow inches to another all-time high

Sep 21, 2018

Stocks are closing mixed on Wall Street even as the Dow Jones Industrial Average crept up to another all-time high.

Markets Right Now: Stocks open higher, building on gains

Sep 21, 2018

Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, building on gains the market made a day earlier

It's high times for soaring marijuana stocks on Wall Street

Sep 21, 2018

Marijuana stocks have made gigantic gains this summer as Canada prepares to legalize the drug, and billions of dollars have flowed into the sector as investors and companies start to evaluate the pot market

Buoyant stocks lift US household wealth, mainly for affluent

Sep 20, 2018

Stock market gains lift US household wealth to $107 trillion, aiding mainly the already affluent

S&P 500 gets new look as it shuffles some key companies

Sep 20, 2018

Investors may look at the S&P 500 index in a new way next week after some of the biggest companies on index are moved to a new home

Stocks up despite trade dispute, oil drops on Trump threat

Sep 20, 2018

European markets are up following a mixed day in Asia, buoyed by hopes the U.S. and China will proceed with talks to tackle their escalating trade dispute.

Asian shares track optimism on Wall Street over tariffs

Sep 20, 2018

Asian markets are mostly higher with narrow trading after news of a fresh round of tariffs by the U.S. on $200 billion in Chinese goods received a muted reaction on Wall Street

Markets Right Now: US stock indexes end mixed

Sep 19, 2018

Stocks are closing mixed on Wall Street as gains for banks are offset by losses elsewhere in the market.