Rare Trump Concession on China Spikes Major Stock Markets

President Donald Trump’s unexpected delay of tariffs on Chinese goods is encouraging investors. | Source: AP Photo/Evan Vucci Major stock market indices saw a large spike in aftermarket futures trading with the S&P, Nasdaq, and others indicating a solid opening following a move by U.S. President Donald Trump to delay tariffs. As U.S. stock market …

Dow Recovery Collapses After UBS Downgrade Ravages Key Stock

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market traded mixed-to-lower on Thursday, with Verizon Communications (VZ) emerging as the unlikely laggard after an analyst at UBS painted a dismal outlook on the telecom giant. Dow Slides; S&P 500 Stable Wall Street’s major indexes traded mixed Thursday, which reflects a tepid pre-market for Dow futures. …

Dow Reverses Brutal Loss as Tame Inflation Keeps Fed Hawks at Bay

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market were under pressure Friday morning after the Trump administration raised tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, setting the stage for a prolonged and potentially damaging trade war with Beijing. Equity markets would later reverse their declines as investors parsed through tame inflation data that …

Dow Under Pressure as Crude Oil Politics Strangles Stock Rally

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market drifted lower Wednesday, pressured by a sharp decline in energy shares after government data showed a surprise build-up in commercial crude inventories. Dow Slides; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow All of Wall Street’s major indexes traded in negative territory, mirroring a skittish start to the day for …

Meteoric Dow Races Toward Record as Earnings Crush Brutal Forecasts

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market surged on Tuesday, as investors rallied behind stronger than expected earnings results from the likes of United Technologies Corp (UTX) and Twitter (TWTR). Dow Pounds Toward Record Levels Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) may soon join S&P 500, Nasdaq in record territory. | Chart via Yahoo …