Financial Markets

Senate panel votes to roll back some Dodd-Frank requirements

Dec 5, 2017

A Senate panel has approved legislation that would provide banks and credit unions with relief from some of the stricter regulatory requirements put in place after the 2008 financial crisis

How major US stock indexes fared on Tuesday

Dec 5, 2017

Another afternoon fizzle for stocks left the Standard & Poor's 500 index with its third straight loss on Tuesday

Markets Right Now: US indexes end lower, erasing early gain

Dec 5, 2017

Stocks gave up an early gain and ended modestly lower on Wall Street, pulled down by weakness in industrial companies and banks.

Venezuela's UN ambassador resigns on orders from Maduro

Dec 5, 2017

Venezuela's ambassador to the United Nations is resigning after a rare and bitter feud with President Nicolas Maduro's inner circle

Global stocks dip as investors monitor US tax bill, Brexit

Dec 5, 2017

Global stocks mostly lower as investors digest possible impact of the US tax legislation and the stalled Brexit negotiations

Asian shares steady after tech stocks slump on Wall Street

Dec 5, 2017

Shares steady in Asia despite tech stock tumble on Wall Street

Comerica, Fox and General Cable climb while Signet stumbles

Dec 4, 2017

Comerica, Twenty-First Century Fox and General Cable trade higher while Signet Jewelers and CVS Health fall

How major US stock indexes fared on Monday

Dec 4, 2017

Stock indexes didn't do much at first glance on Monday, but the modest move for the Standard & Poor's 500 masked some dramatic changes roiling underneath the surface

Rates rise at US Treasury auction to highest in 9 years

Dec 4, 2017

Rates rise on short-term U.S. Treasury bills with both 3-month and 6-month bills at highest levels in 9 years

Markets Right Now: Tech slump leaves US stock indexes mixed

Dec 4, 2017

Stocks close mixed as investors pondered which companies would be winners and losers if a Republican-sponsored tax overhaul goes through.

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather

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Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

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Humidity: 87%

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Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH