Financial Markets

Metal investors left behind even as prices soar

Oct 26, 2017

As investors' enthusiasm for the state of the economy grows, the prices of metals used in manufacturing and construction have soared

US 30-year mortgage rates rise to 3.94 percent

Oct 26, 2017

US 30-year mortgage rates rise to 3.94 percent, higher than a year ago but still below historic average

European Central Bank to reduce stimulus _ but slowly

Oct 26, 2017

The European Central Bank will ease the pace of its bond-buying stimulus program _ dialing back a measure that has helped the eurozone economy recover from a debt crisis that threatened to break up the bloc

Stocks rise as ECB is careful in dialing back stimulus

Oct 26, 2017

World stock markets rise after the European Central Bank was cautious in its move to dial back on its bond-buying stimulus program

Asia shares drift on Wall St retreat; ECB meeting in focus

Oct 26, 2017

Asian shares drift as Wall Street's retreat from recent record highs, widely awaited European Central Bank meeting give investors reason to pause

AT&T, Dr Pepper Snapple and Chipotle tumble; Accuray rises

Oct 25, 2017

AT&T, Dr Pepper Snapple Group and Chipotle Mexican Grill slide while Accuray climbs

Markets Right Now: US stocks closing lower on Wall Street

Oct 25, 2017

US stocks are closing lower on Wall Street as technology and industrial companies and banks all decline, with weak quarterly results affecting companies like Advanced Micro Devices, Nielsen Holdings and Chipotle

What to watch for at the European Central Bank meeting

Oct 25, 2017

With the economy growing, the European Central Bank is expected to sketch out a road map at Thursday's meeting for a gradual exit from its extraordinary monetary stimulus program

UK Brexit chief says he expects talks to go down to the wire

Oct 25, 2017

UK's Brexit chief says he expects negotiations with EU to go down to the final moment

Global shares mixed as Japan's Nikkei snaps winning streak

Oct 25, 2017

Global markets trade mixed on corporate earnings, Japan's Nikkei 225 index breaks winning streak

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