US factory activity, construction spending unexpectedly fall
The reports on Monday came on the heels of upbeat October data on the goods trade deficit, housing and manufacturing that led economists to boost their gross domestic product estimates for the fourth quarter.
Wall St dips after US law on Hong Kong revives trade worries
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Wall St at record levels on trade hopes, robust economic data
Advancing issues outnumbered decliners by a 1.65-to-1 ratio on the NYSE and by a 1.94-to-1 ratio on the Nasdaq.
Wall Street hits new record high on Disney, Best Buy
Walt Disney Co was the top boost to the Dow Jones with a 1.8% rise, after a report its streaming service was averaging nearly a million new subscribers a day.
Trump says he will restore tariffs on Brazil, Argentina metal imports
Emerging market stocks and the highly sensitive Mexican peso slid to session lows following Trump's vow, which came in an early morning post on Twitter that gave no other details on the planned trade action. Representatives for the Office U.S. Trade Representative could not be immediately reached for comment.
Wall St dips as mounting US-China tensions cast doubt on trade deal
Six of the 11 major S&P 500 sectors were lower, with the financials index's 0.6% drop weighing the most after the benchmark U.S. 10-year Treasury yield hit a 2-1/2 week low.
U.S. Fed approves merger between BB&T, SunTrust Banks
Analysts have said such a tie-up has been made possible by regulatory easing under the administration of President Donald Trump, which has encouraged banking regulators to take a more relaxed approach to approving mergers, bank applications and enforcement of post-crisis rules.
Trump says 'cordial' talk with Fed's Powell covered negative interest rates, trade
Just finished a very good & cordial meeting at the White House with Jay Powell of the Federal Reserve, Trump tweeted.
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Sensex gained 0.08 per cent to 40,357, while Nifty fell 0.11 per cent to 11,895 for the week.
Fed says US financial system resilient; flags low rates, 'stablecoin' as risks
Business credit has continued to grow faster than the economy.
Fed chief Powell pushes back on negative interest rates
Powell's opening statement, in fact, emphasized that even after a year in which many market analysts saw a rising risk of a US recession, the Fed's outlook is for continued growth.
Fed chief Powell says 'sustained expansion' likely for US economy
The baseline outlook remains favorable, and the current level of interest rates appropriate, Powell said.
Gold rises as trade uncertainty hurts risk appetite
Spot gold had risen 0.6% to $1,465.18 per ounce by 1251 GMT. U.S. gold futures were 0.9% higher at $1,466.10.
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To them, easier monetary policy of any form is the only thing that matters when it comes to the stock market and broader economy.
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