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Inverted yield curve rattles investors wary of dying stock bull market

14 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK A closely watched section of the U.S. yield curve inverted on Wednesday for the first time in over 12 years, rattling investors already worried that a U.S.-China trade war might trigger a global recession and kill off a decade-long bull market on Wall Street.

RPT-Silver lining to U.S. market sell-off: Fundamentals still seem to matter

08 Aug 2019

NEW YORK, Aug 7 U.S. companies posting strong earnings are still winning laurels from investors, even amid the broad stock sell-off over the last week, suggesting that the kind of indiscriminate selling seen the last time an apparent devaluation of China's yuan spooked global markets is far from imminent.

Silver lining to U.S. market sell-off: Fundamentals still seem to matter

08 Aug 2019

NEW YORK U.S. companies posting strong earnings are still winning laurels from investors, even amid the broad stock sell-off over the last week, suggesting that the kind of indiscriminate selling seen the last time an apparent devaluation of China's yuan spooked global markets is far from imminent.

Stock market slump raises fears of deeper pain

06 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO Sharper losses could be in store for Wall Street. The S&P 500's 3.2 percent slump on Monday in reaction to an escalating U.S.-China trade war has added to fears that a prolonged market correction could already have started.

RPT-Wall St Week Ahead-Disney report to shine spotlight on streaming war

04 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 2 Quarterly reports next week from Walt Disney Co, CBS and Viacom will likely highlight increasing competition in video streaming and could spark volatility in the so-called communication services sector, which has outperformed since it was overhauled last year.

Disney report to shine spotlight on streaming war

03 Aug 2019

SAN FRANCISCO Quarterly reports next week from Walt Disney Co, CBS and Viacom will likely highlight increasing competition in video streaming and could spark volatility in the so-called communication services sector, which has outperformed since it was overhauled last year. | Video

RPT-Trade jitters running high at U.S. companies ahead of new U.S.-China talks

30 Jul 2019

July 29 Worries about the U.S.-China trade war are running high during the current U.S. quarterly reporting season, with companies as diverse as Juniper Networks and O'Reilly Automotive bemoaning the consequences but saying they are finding ways to weather the storm.

Trade jitters running high at U.S. companies ahead of new U.S.-China talks

30 Jul 2019

Worries about the U.S.-China trade war are running high during the current U.S. quarterly reporting season, with companies as diverse as Juniper Networks and O'Reilly Automotive bemoaning the consequences but saying they are finding ways to weather the storm.

Alphabet, Starbucks drive Wall Street to record high

29 Jul 2019

(This July 26 story fixes spelling of company name in paragraph 12) | Video

REFILE-US STOCKS-Alphabet, Starbucks send Wall Street to record high

29 Jul 2019

July 26 Robust earnings from Alphabet and Starbucks pushed the S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes to record highs on Friday, with support from data showing U.S. economic growth slowed less than expected in the second quarter.

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