Financial Markets

Chefs and truck drivers beware: AI is coming for your jobs

Jan 24, 2019

Robots aren't replacing everyone, but a quarter of U.S. jobs will be severely disrupted as artificial intelligence accelerates the automation of today's work

Asian shares buoyed by US earnings, upbeat talk on China

Jan 24, 2019

Asian shares buoyed by US earnings, Japan falls as factory data disappoints

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Jan 23, 2019

U.S. stock indexes spent Wednesday drifting and finished with small gains

Markets Right Now: US stock indexes end with meager gains

Jan 23, 2019

Major stock indexes wound up slightly higher after a day of wandering between small gains and losses.

Zimbabwe's civil servants to strike on Friday over salaries

Jan 23, 2019

Zimbabwe's civil servants to strike on Friday over salaries in a new wave of economic unrest

World markets cautious on worries over US-China talks

Jan 23, 2019

World markets subdued amid news of a possible bump in U.S-China talks

Asian shares meander on worries over US-China trade talks

Jan 23, 2019

Asian markets subdued with Japanese trade data and possible bump in U.S-China talks

40 years after his "folly," Bogle's index funds reign

Jan 23, 2019

Forty years ago, the thought of buying an index fund and being satisfied with getting simply the market's return was ridiculed by critics

How major US stock indexes fared Tuesday

Jan 22, 2019

Stocks fell sharply Tuesday following new signs the global economy is weakening and reports of difficulties in trade talks between the U.S. and China

Markets Right Now: Stocks skid on economic growth worries

Jan 22, 2019

US stocks are closing lower as investors worry about global economic growth after the International Monetary Fund lowered its forecast for the year, and China's government said growth in 2018 was the weakest it's been in almost three decades

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