Biden unveils economic plan to spur American manufacturing

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden unveiled the first major plank of his economic agenda Thursday, detailing a moderate proposal to use government purchasing to spur manufacturing in sectors such as clean energy, infrastructure and health care. The former vice president delivered a speech outside his childhood hometown of Scranton, Pennsylvania, as he launched what his … Read more Biden unveils economic plan to spur American manufacturing

U.S. Equities Set to Gain Even Amid `Choppier’ Period, Pictet Says

Jul.03 — The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite indexes, with their concentration of technology companies, are set to benefit from a continued economic recovery, even as markets enter a “choppier” third quarter, says Supriya Menon, senior multi asset strategist at Pictet Asset Management. She speaks on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”

Economic hope, tech love lift Nasdaq to record

Tech stocks continued to outshine the broader market amid widespread hopes the worst is over for the economy. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters Follow … Read more Economic hope, tech love lift Nasdaq to record

Tech powers Nasdaq to record high

Wall Street’s three major indexes closed higher on Monday with the biggest gains in technology stocks. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on … Read more Tech powers Nasdaq to record high

U.S. stocks fall on COVID-19 concerns

The Dow and S&P 500 ended lower on Friday, while the Nasdaq made a nominal gain of 0.03% as investors weighed spiking cases of COVID-19 and Apple’s announcement of fresh store closings because of the virus. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation … Read more U.S. stocks fall on COVID-19 concerns

China’s JD.com to Start Trading in Hong Kong on June 18

Jun.17 — Alicia Yap, head of Pan Asia internet research at Citigroup Inc., talks about the upcoming Hong Kong trading debut of China’s No. 2 online retailer JD.com Inc. The company, which is already listed on the Nasdaq, increases the number of shares allocated to retail investors in Hong Kong to 16 million from 6.65 million … Read more China’s JD.com to Start Trading in Hong Kong on June 18

Dow, S&P pull back, Nasdaq sets record

The S&P 500 and Dow fell Tuesday after recent strong gains, while the Nasdaq ended at an all-time high for a second straight day after briefly rising above the 10,000 mark for the first time. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for … Read more Dow, S&P pull back, Nasdaq sets record

Nasdaq ends at record, confirms bull market on economic recovery hopes

The Nasdaq posted a record closing high on Monday, becoming the first of the major indexes to confirm a new bull market, while the S&P 500 ended in positive territory for the year as expectations for a swift recovery from a coronavirus-driven downturn increased. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking … Read more Nasdaq ends at record, confirms bull market on economic recovery hopes

Nasdaq Sees ‘Healthy’ IPO Market If Markets Hold Before U.S. Election

May.26 — Nelson Griggs, president of the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, discusses the outlook for initial public offerings and U.S. legislation that would impose restrictions on Chinese companies listed on U.S. stock exchanges. He speaks with Bloomberg’s Tom Keene and Jonathan Ferro on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”

Coronavirus Weekly: Mystery Illness in Children; Italy to Open Travel; Second-Wave Concern in Asia

Today’s top headlines: – Italy plans to reopen for summer tourism in June – A rising number of cases in South Korea and China is fueling concern for a second wave – CDC releases guidance on reopening for schools and businesses – Concern grows for a coronavirus-related mystery illness killing children – U.S. stocks fall … Read more Coronavirus Weekly: Mystery Illness in Children; Italy to Open Travel; Second-Wave Concern in Asia

Local markets sag on back of China trade and fears of ‘second wave’ | Finance Report

Australian shares have fallen sharply after a jump in COVID-19 cases in South Korea and Germany rattled investors and led to a mixed performance across global markets. The dollar also dipped after China announced it was suspending beef imports from four Australian abattoirs Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05-12/wall-street-nasdaq-asx-fall-rising-coronavirus-covid19-cases/12237164?section=business For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY … Read more Local markets sag on back of China trade and fears of ‘second wave’ | Finance Report

WATCH LIVE: Dow falls despite latest Fed action to shore up economy

The central bank’s unprecedented plan to build out bond purchasing programs to backstop the U.S. economy against the coronavirus outbreak failed to offset investors’ earlier disappointment with stalled stimulus legislation. The Dow fell more than 300 points after futures trading signaled a more than 500-point pop at the open. The Standard & Poor’s 500 and … Read more WATCH LIVE: Dow falls despite latest Fed action to shore up economy