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Chuck Mikolajczak

Earnings deluge could make or break sentiment

19 Apr 2019

NEW YORK Next week will go a long way in determining whether investors should be concerned about the dawning of an earnings recession or whether back-to-back quarters of negative growth can be avoided in what is the heaviest week for profit reporting by U.S. companies.

U.S. payrolls report, trade optimism buoy stocks

05 Apr 2019

NEW YORK Global stocks rose to a fresh six-month high on Friday after concerns about an economic slowdown were lessened by U.S. labor market data, while optimism that a trade deal between the United States and China was drawing closer also lifted sentiment.

GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S. payrolls report, trade optimism lift stocks

05 Apr 2019

* U.S. Treasury yields dip (Updates with close of European markets)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on U.S. jobs report, trade hopes

05 Apr 2019

* U.S. Treasury yields dip (Updates with open of U.S. markets, changes byline, dateline; previous LONDON)

Global stocks stall on trade talk uncertainty, German data hits euro

04 Apr 2019

NEW YORK Global stocks held near the unchanged mark on Thursday, as investors looked for more detailed signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks while disappointing economic data out of Germany knocked the euro.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks stall on trade talk cloudiness, German data hits euro

04 Apr 2019

* Brent tops $70 a barrel (Updates with close of European markets)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks stall on trade uncertainty, German data hits euro

04 Apr 2019

* Brent resumes climb towards $70 a barrel (Updates with open of U.S. markets, changes byline, dateline; previous LONDON)

Stocks up on hopes for U.S.-China trade, soft Brexit

03 Apr 2019

NEW YORK World stocks climbed for a fifth session on Wednesday on optimism over U.S.-China trade talks and for a softer British exit from the European Union, while oil prices retreated after an unexpected rise in inventories.

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