European stock markets closed with gains for a fourth straight session on Wednesday, with miners and oil companies providing a big lift.
The Stoxx Europe 600 finished up 0.1% at 360.93, ending well off its session high but stil Read More
Oil prices rebounded on Thursday from sharp falls in the previous session, but gains continue to be capped by worries about the oversupply of crude and a slowdown in the Chinese economy.
Brent, the global benchmark, rose 18 cen Read More
U.S. Treasury bonds were little changed Wednesday following the previous day's selloff and ahead of the Federal Reserve's decision over whether the time is ripe to raise interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade.
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U.S. stocks rose Friday, capping their biggest weekly gain in almost six months, as expectations faded that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates for the first time in almost a decade.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average Read More
Early this year, Zhou Xiaochuan, the governor of China's central bank, joined a chorus of official voices talking up the nation's stock markets as a way to help the economy.
Now, after an epic bull run turned bust, Mr. Zhou is Read More
The market steadied, with major indexes notching gains for the week in a deceptively calm end to one of the most volatile trading periods in years.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 11.76 points, or 0.1%, to 16643.01. Th Read More
Asian stock markets are braced for another pounding Tuesday after the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit an 18-month closing low on global growth fears.
"Meltdown was the only word that can be used to describe price action in equ Read More
Global stock markets fell sharply Thursday amid continued concerns over lackluster global growth.
The declines came after Wednesday's minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's July meeting offered no clear signal that it is getti Read More
Cotton prices continued to surge Thursday after the government slashed its outlook for the U.S. cotton crop, surprising investors who'd anticipated a bumper crop and ideal growing conditions.
Cotton futures for December jumped Read More
China's exports posted a surprisingly steep fall in July while imports slumped again, as the world's second largest economy was pressured by weak demand at home and abroad.
Exports slid 8.3% in the month from a year earlier, re Read More