November 25th @ 6:46 PM GMT
Yahoo! Key stock indexes on Wall Street swept to record intraday and closing highs on Black Friday thanks to gains in consumer staple and technology stocks, while European shares climbed, and a stabilization in U.S. Treasury yields led investors to sell the dollar. The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes, as well as the small cap Russell 2000 , hit record closing and intraday highs in thin trading, with the U.S. stock market closing at 1:00 p.m. ET (1700 GMT). For the week, the Dow and Nasdaq gain... (Business)
November 25th @ 6:44 PM GMT
Yahoo! Stocks hit fresh records in a shortened trading session Friday as investors continued to bet on a pickup in economic growth and rising corporate profits. (World)
November 28th @ 6:28 PM GMT
Yahoo! Crude futures rallied in choppy trading on Monday ahead of an OPEC meeting later in the week that could reap production cuts, while the U.S. dollar recovered from earlier losses but was still slightly lower. (Top Stories)
November 28th @ 4:09 PM GMT
Yahoo! The three major U.S. indexes closed higher for the third week in a row on Friday, with the S&P 500 notching its seventh record close since Nov. 8. U.S. stocks have soared since Donald Trump's victory in the presidential election as investors expect his plans to boost infrastructure spending, cut corporate taxes and reduce regulation to benefit the economy. The S&P 500 has jumped 3.4 percent since Nov. 8, while the small-cap Russell 2000 has soared 11.9 percent. (Business)
November 28th @ 10:12 AM GMT
Wall Street Journal Stocks and the dollar rowed back from recent gains Monday while oil prices came under pressure ahead of a critical meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. (U.S. News)
November 28th @ 3:09 AM GMT
Yahoo! Oil prices tumbled on Monday on fears that producer countries may fail to agree an output cut, pressuring U.S. stocks and the dollar as traders reversed their ''Trumpflation'' trade as weak oil prices would reduce pressure on U.S. interest rates to rise. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.5 percent, led by gains in Hong Kong and Taiwan . In contrast, U.S. stock futures slipped 0.3 percent after their stellar performance this month on hopes U.S. President-... (Business)
November 28th @ 3:01 PM GMT
Yahoo! London (AFP) - Shares in Italian banks slumped Monday on jitters over the outcome of a crucial weekend referendum, dragging down markets across Europe, while the outlook on an OPEC production deal fluctuated along with oil prices. (World)
November 28th @ 2:02 PM GMT
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