Financial Markets

Asian stocks advance after Wall Street rebounds

Feb 23, 2018

Asian stock markets have risen after Wall Street rebounded from a two-day losing streak and Japanese inflation edged up

United Technologies and Chesapeake Energy rise; Roku plunges

Feb 22, 2018

United Technologies and Chesapeake Energy trade higher while Roku and Pandora Media sink

Markets Right Now: Stocks end mostly higher on Wall Street

Feb 22, 2018

Stocks are closing mostly higher on Wall Street after much of a midday rally faded away by the closing bell.

European Central Bank hints at revising stimulus outlook

Feb 22, 2018

The minutes to the last policy meeting of the European Central Bank are showing that policymakers could tweak the language accompanying the bank's stimulus program as soon as March

Moody's upgrades Greek credit rating by 2 notches to B3

Feb 21, 2018

Moody's ratings agency upgraded Greece's credit rating by two notches late Wednesday to B3, saying the country looks set to return to market-based funding following the conclusion of its current bailout program in the summer

Spike in bond yields upends US stock market rally

Feb 21, 2018

U.S. stocks closed broadly lower Wednesday after an early gain faded as investors reacted to a late-afternoon surge in bond yields

Advance Auto Parts and Alphabet rise; Devon Energy drops

Feb 21, 2018

Advance Auto Parts and Alphabet climb while Devon Energy and Tile Shop Holdings stumble

Markets Right Now: Spike in bond yields upends a stock rally

Feb 21, 2018

Stocks gave up an early gain and ended lower on Wall Street as a late afternoon spike in bond yields sent investors for the exits.

Supreme Court: Dodd-Frank whistleblower protection is narrow

Feb 21, 2018

The Supreme Court says whistleblower protections passed by Congress after the 2008 financial crisis only apply to people who report problems to SEC, not more broadly

World markets mixed as investors eye Fed minutes

Feb 21, 2018

World shares mixed after Wall Street sell-off, focus on Fed notes