Tag Archives: Wall Street

Exclusive: U.S. watchdog to probe Fed's lax oversight of Wall Street

By Jonathan Spicer NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. watchdog agency is preparing to investigate whether the Federal Reserve & other regulators are too soft on the banks they are…

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Wall Street chalks up strongest day in a month

By Noel Randewich (Reuters) – Wall Street enjoyed its strongest session in a month on Tuesday, led by financial & technology stocks after encouraging U.S. factory & construction data suggested…

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Clinton deflects calls to release Wall Street speech transcripts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton defended her paid speeches to Wall Street, saying in an interview that aired on Friday that they would not soften her campaign…

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Clinton, Sanders clash over Obama as they vie for minority votes

By John Whitesides MILWAUKEE (Reuters) – Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton & Bernie Sanders clashed sharply in a debate on Thursday over their support for President Barack Obama, with Sanders…

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S&P, Dow down over 10 percent for the year as Wall Street sinks

By Abhiram Nandakumar (Reuters) – Investors dumped U.S. stocks across the board on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 & the Dow Jones industrial average down more than 10 percent for…

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Wall Street slides with Exxon, oil; Chipotle dips after close

By Caroline Valetkevitch (Reuters) – U.S. stocks dropped on Tuesday after another steep fall in oil prices & a disappointing spending forecast from Exxon Mobil. Shares of Exxon <XOM.N> fell…

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Amazon shares plunge as record profit still misses estimates

By Mari Saito & Arathy S Nair (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc posted its most profitable quarter ever on Thursday yet the world's No. 1 online retailer still managed to disappoint…

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Facebook's price-earnings ratio near record low ahead of fourth-quarter report

By Noel Randewich SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A recent drop in Facebook Inc's stock has left the online social network trading at earnings multiples near record lows as it prepares…

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Indexes set to open higher as oil recovers slightly

By Abhiram Nandakumar (Reuters) – U.S. stock indexes were set to open higher on Tuesday as oil edged up in a volatile session & investors looked ahead to the Federal…

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Asia stocks edge up after Wall Street gains on crude surge

By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks gained early on Monday, relieved after seeing Wall Street rally overnight on the back of a sharp rise in crude oil prices….

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