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S&P 500, Dow dip at open on virus fears, U.S.-China tensions

S&P 500, Dow dip at open on virus fears, U.S.-China tensions

Published 30/06/2020

(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and Dow Jones indexes opened lower on Tuesday as coronavirus-related worries and simmering U.S.-China tensions weighed on sentiment at the [more…]

Stock futures cling to hopes of recovery as virus cases rise

Stock futures cling to hopes of recovery as virus cases rise

Published 22/06/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures rose on Monday on hopes of stimulus-fueled economic recovery even though sentiment remained fragile amid growing evidence of a [more…]

Wall Street gripped by fears of fresh virus wave

Wall Street gripped by fears of fresh virus wave

Published 15/06/2020

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks dropped on Monday after a spike in new coronavirus cases in China and parts of the United States dampened hopes of [more…]

European stocks fall as cyclicals, BAT weigh

European stocks fall as cyclicals, BAT weigh

Published 09/06/2020

(Reuters) - European shares fell on Tuesday as declines in cyclical stocks and UK’s British American Tobacco threw a spanner into a rally driven by [more…]

Defensives, upbeat earnings lift European shares

Defensives, upbeat earnings lift European shares

Published 12/05/2020

(Reuters) - European shares edged higher on Tuesday following a clutch of upbeat quarterly earnings reports, but investors remained cautious of a resurgence in new [more…]

S&P 500, Dow dip as Buffett dumps airlines, China tensions flare

S&P 500, Dow dip as Buffett dumps airlines, China tensions flare

Published 04/05/2020

(Reuters) - The S&P 500 and Dow Jones dropped for the third session on Monday following a U.S.-China spat about the origins of the coronavirus [more…]

U.S. airline shares tumble as Buffett sell-off adds to worries

U.S. airline shares tumble as Buffett sell-off adds to worries

Published 04/05/2020

(Reuters) - Shares of the top four U.S. airlines dropped on Monday after billionaire investor Warren Buffett said Berkshire Hathaway (BRKa.N) offloaded its entire stake [more…]

European shares rise on airline surge, upbeat earnings

European shares rise on airline surge, upbeat earnings

Published 27/04/2020

(Reuters) - European shares rose on Monday, as airline stocks soared on hopes of state support, while a slew of upbeat earnings added to optimism [more…]

Battered U.S. oil ETF to diversify investment in later-dated oil contracts

Battered U.S. oil ETF to diversify investment in later-dated oil contracts

Published 22/04/2020

(Reuters) - The United States Oil Fund LP, the largest oil-focused exchange-traded product (ETP) in the country, is moving to spread out its investments in [more…]

European shares tumble on oil crash, dour earnings

European shares tumble on oil crash, dour earnings

Published 21/04/2020

(Reuters) - European stocks fell on Tuesday as the double whammy from a crash in U.S. crude to minus $40 per barrel and dismal first-quarter [more…]