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Futures Movers: Oil edges up to mark first gain in 4 sessions

Futures Movers: Oil edges up to mark first gain in 4 sessions

By Markets/commodities reporter Deputy markets editor Oil futures edged higher on Thursday to mark their first gain in four sessions, a day after a surprise rise in U.S. crude inventories… Read more »

Market Snapshot: Dow rises more than 400 points on strong earnings, U.S.-China trade hopes

Market Snapshot: Dow rises more than 400 points on strong earnings, U.S.-China trade hopes

Walmart shares soar to underpin Dow’s rally. Stocks rallied Thursday, with the Dow poised for its best day in four months, following strong corporate earnings from Walmart Inc. and Cisco… Read more »

Trump Today: Trump Today: President attacks Boston Globe after wave of critical editorials

Trump Today: Trump Today: President attacks Boston Globe after wave of critical editorials

President Donald Trump addresses members of his cabinet and the news media as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo looks on at the White House on Thursday. President Donald Trump on… Read more »

There’s a quiet battle of wills between Uber drivers and customers over who cancels first

There’s a quiet battle of wills between Uber drivers and customers over who cancels first

This winter, Dani Rose, a New York-based photographer, ordered an Uber to take her from an event she was working in Brooklyn to her home in Queens. She usually takes… Read more »

The Ratings Game: Cisco earnings send stock higher amid cautious optimism from analysts

The Ratings Game: Cisco earnings send stock higher amid cautious optimism from analysts

Cisco Systems Inc. shares rallied Thursday after analysts appeared in agreement that the networking company is turning the corner when it comes to its shift into software and subscriptions. Cisco… Read more »

Currencies: Yuan strengthens as U.S.-China trade talks are back on the table

Currencies: Yuan strengthens as U.S.-China trade talks are back on the table

The U.S. dollar traded sideways and China’s yuan strengthened sharply, as news of renewed U.S.-China trade talks helped risk appetite return to financial markets. Beijing will send a delegation to… Read more »

Teva’s generic EpiPen approved in the U.S., with perfect timing

Teva’s generic EpiPen approved in the U.S., with perfect timing

Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.’s generic EpiPen has been approved for U.S. use, the Food and Drug Administration announced on Thursday afternoon, clearing the path for the market-dominating product’s first true… Read more »

The biggest reason America’s rich keep getting richer (and you’re not)

The biggest reason America’s rich keep getting richer (and you’re not)

Your boss likely had a good year in 2017, even if you did not. Executives saw a huge surge in compensation in the past year, according to a study released… Read more »

Walmart stock surge drives up retailers, negates J.C. Penney’s largest-ever plunge

Walmart stock surge drives up retailers, negates J.C. Penney’s largest-ever plunge

The retail sector enjoyed a broad stock rally Thursday, as blowout results from Walmart Inc., in the wake of upbeat economic data, helped negate the largest-ever plunge in J.C. Penney… Read more »

The Margin: Fox Business host compares Denmark to Venezuela, gets slammed as ‘fake news’

The Margin: Fox Business host compares Denmark to Venezuela, gets slammed as ‘fake news’

Denmark may be one of the happiest places on Earth, but Danes weren’t exactly smiling when Fox Business Network host and MarketWatch alum Trish Regan last weekend unleashed a diatribe… Read more »

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