Financial Markets

Fed leaves its key rate unchanged but hints of future cuts

Jun 19, 2019

Fed leaves key rate unchanged but says 'uncertainties' are rising, signaling future rate cuts

Markets Right Now: Stocks mixed as investors wait for Fed

Jun 19, 2019

Investors are in wait-and-see mode Wednesday, hours ahead of a widely anticipated Federal Reserve decision on interest rates.

Global shares mixed ahead of Fed rate decision

Jun 19, 2019

Global shares are mixed on optimism about trade after Trump said he will be talking with Chinese leader later this month

The Latest: Markets cautious ahead of Fed rate decision

Jun 19, 2019

Stock markets are subdued as investors look ahead to the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy meeting, where the central bank is expected to indicate it could cut interest rates in coming months

Stocks jump after Trump says he'll meet with Xi next week

Jun 18, 2019

Stocks are marching sharply higher on Wall Street in afternoon trading as investors cheered news that the leaders of the U.S. and China will meet next week to discuss their long-running trade dispute

The Latest: Regulation on Facebook currency is likely

Jun 18, 2019

One regulatory expert believes Facebook's new currency will "almost surely" fall under U.S. regulation adopted in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis.

European Central Bank hints at stimulus _ drawing Trump ire

Jun 18, 2019

The European Central Bank's president says that the bank is ready to cut interest rates and could re-start its bond purchase stimulus if the economy needs it.

Facebook plans its own currency for 2 billion-plus users

Jun 18, 2019

Facebook plans its own digital currency for use by 2 billion-plus people

US stocks edge higher after 2 weeks of gains

Jun 17, 2019

U.S. stocks edged higher in midday trading on Wall Street following two weeks of gains.

Markets Right Now: Stocks are off to a mixed start

Jun 17, 2019

Stocks are getting off to a mostly higher start on Wall Street as the market comes off two weeks of gains.

Broaden