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Big-name investors favor U.S. equities over rest of world

7:34am GMT

U.S. equities will outshine their international counterparts over the coming year, despite slowing corporate profit growth and increased stock market volatility, several big-name investors said.

Oil claws back after plunge, sterling rises on Brexit deal

14 Nov 2018

NEW YORK Oil prices bounced up on Wednesday, as hopes for output cuts fuelled a partial rebound from the previous session's steep decline, and the euro and sterling gained as British Prime Minister Theresa May obtained her cabinet's backing for her Brexit deal. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil rebounds after plunge, world stock markets fall for fifth day

14 Nov 2018

* U.S. yields turn lower as Wall Street falls (Updates with afternoon U.S. trading)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Oil rebounds after long plunge, dollar weaker after inflation data

14 Nov 2018

* U.S. 10-yr yields rise, helped by Brexit optimism (Updates with opening of U.S. trading; changes dateline, previous MILAN)

Stocks sell off as tech tumbles; dollar hits 16-month high

12 Nov 2018

NEW YORK U.S. and European stocks fell sharply on Monday, with tech stocks in both regions getting hammered, while the U.S. dollar surged to its highest point in 16 months against a basket of currencies amid concern about European political risks.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar hits 16-month high; tech woes crunch stocks

12 Nov 2018

* U.S. stock indexes sink; Apple, tech sector hit on weak views

GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar jumps on Europe risks, Fed bets; stocks weaken amid tech nerves

12 Nov 2018

* Dollar climbs to 16-month peak; pound falls on Brexit fears

GE shares tumble below $9 as JP Morgan analyst cuts price target

09 Nov 2018

NEW YORK Shares of General Electric Co tumbled on Friday after a JP Morgan analyst slashed his target price on the stock to a lowly $6, dealing a fresh blow to the U.S. industrial conglomerate's flagging share price.

RPT-ANALYSIS-Firepower for U.S. stocks may lose spark as Democrats gain clout

07 Nov 2018

NEW YORK, Nov 7 The U.S. stock market may be facing the remainder of Donald Trump's presidential term with the prospect of less juice to supercharge it.

Firepower for U.S. stocks may lose spark as Democrats gain clout

07 Nov 2018

NEW YORK The U.S. stock market may be facing the remainder of Donald Trump's presidential term with the prospect of less juice to supercharge it.

World News

As India eases citizenship path for Hindus, Rohingya Muslims fear expulsion

Nar Singh can vividly recall the day in 2014 when Narendra Modi promised to provide refuge to Hindus suffering around the world. The 39-year-old shop owner sat awestruck inside his two-bedroom house in Pakistan's eastern Mirpur Khas district, as Modi's voice boomed from the television during his successful campaign to become India's prime minister.