Home » Archive by Category "Stock Market News"

Headline News: Stock Market News

Current News from Around the Globe on Stock Markets

Obama to call for increases in budget for SEC, CFTC: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama’s fiscal 2017 budget will call for an 11 percent increase in funding for the Securities and Exchange Commission and a 32 percent increase for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, a White House official said … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |

Obama to call for increases in budget for SEC, CFTC: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama’s fiscal 2017 budget will call for an 11 percent increase in funding for the Securities and Exchange Commission and a 32 percent increase for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, a White House official said … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |

Japanese market close to reading last rites over Abenomics

By Hideyuki Sano and Tomo Uetake TOKYO (Reuters) – When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe launched his three-pronged programme to revive Japan’s stagnant, deflationary economy three years ago, the stock market cheered every step along the way. Not any more. The … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |

Japanese market close to reading last rites over Abenomics

By Hideyuki Sano and Tomo Uetake TOKYO (Reuters) – When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe launched his three-pronged programme to revive Japan’s stagnant, deflationary economy three years ago, the stock market cheered every step along the way. Not any more. The … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |

Shares tumble on global growth concerns; Treasury yields fall

By Sam Forgione NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stock indexes worldwide tumbled on Monday, led by banking stocks in Europe and technology stocks on Wall Street on persisting fears of a global economic slowdown, while benchmark 10-year Treasury yields hit their … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |

Wall St. crooks get a screen test – and this time pull in big audiences

By David Gaffen and Jennifer Ablan NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street villains are having their big moment on both television and the big screen. With the 2008-2009 financial crisis and the accompanying Great Recession not only fresh in many … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |

Corrected – Wall St crooks get a screen test – and this time pull in big audiences

(Corrects spelling of actor Damian Lewis’s name in 10th paragraph) By David Gaffen and Jennifer Ablan NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street villains are having their big moment on both television and the big screen. With the 2008-2009 financial crisis … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |

Wall St. down over 2 percent as tech rout deepens, oil drops

By Abhiram Nandakumar (Reuters) – Wall Street was deep in the red on Monday, as technology stocks extended a selloff from Friday and U.S. crude oil slipped below $30 per barrel, sending investors scurrying for cover to safe-haven assets. The … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |

Greece expects bailout review to resume next week – minister

By Renee Maltezou and Angeliki Koutantou ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece’s lenders still need to be persuaded that Athens can plug a bigger than expected fiscal gap when talks on reforms needed under an international bailout resume next week, the finance … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |

Wall St extends tech-led selloff

By Abhiram Nandakumar (Reuters) – Wall Street fell sharply in early trading on Monday, continuing a technology-led selloff from Friday, as fears of a worsening global-economic slowdown and dropping oil prices continued to rattle investors. The Nasdaq Composite that includes … Continue reading

Filed under Stock Market News | Tagged , , |