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Wall Street ends sharply higher on German stimulus optimism

16 Aug 2019

NEW YORK U.S. stocks rebounded on Friday as an ebbing bond rally and news of potential German economic stimulus brought buyers back to the equities market, closing the book on a tumultuous week. | Video

US STOCKS-Wall Street jumps on German stimulus hopes

16 Aug 2019

* Germany could suspend balanced budget rule to avoid recession -report

S&P 500, Dow gain as upbeat retail sales offset recession fears

15 Aug 2019

NEW YORK The S&P 500 and the Dow gained ground in a late rally on Thursday as upbeat retail sales data offset recessionary fears amid the simmering U.S.-China trade tensions. | Video

US STOCKS-Wall Street struggles for direction as bond yields slide

15 Aug 2019

* Dow up 0.06%, S&P off 0.02%, Nasdaq down 0.32% (Updates to late afternoon, changes dateline, byline)

Dow posts biggest one-day drop since October as recession fears take hold

14 Aug 2019

NEW YORK Wall Street sold off sharply on Wednesday as recession fears gripped the market after the U.S. Treasury yield curve temporarily inverted for the first time in 12 years. | Video

US STOCKS-U.S. stocks stumble on fears of looming recession

14 Aug 2019

* 2-year, 10-year Treasury yields invert for 1st time in 12 yrs

Tech leads Wall Street higher as tariff delay sparks rally

13 Aug 2019

NEW YORK U.S. stocks closed higher on Tuesday after an announced delay of planned tariffs on some Chinese imports brought buyers back to the equities market in a broad-based rally. | Video

US STOCKS-Wall Street rebounds as tariff delay prompts rally

13 Aug 2019

* Indexes up: Dow 1.53%, S&P 1.59%, Nasdaq 1.96% (Updates prices to late afternoon, changes dateline, byline)

Wall Street falls on geopolitical tensions, recession fears

12 Aug 2019

NEW YORK U.S. stocks dropped in a broad sell-off on Monday as simmering geopolitical tensions spooked equity investors and drove a bond market rally while the protracted U.S.-China trade war stoked fears of impending recession. | Video

World News

EU rebuffs Johnson's opening Brexit bid

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's demand that the European Union reopen the Brexit divorce deal was rebuffed on Tuesday by the bloc, which said Britain had failed to propose any realistic alternative to an agreed insurance policy for the Irish border.