- US stocks move higher, led by banks and industrials
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved broadly higher on Tuesday, helped by improving economic data from Japan and Europe as well as hopes that the European Central Bank will expand its stimulus program. Banks and industrial companies led the gains, helped by prospects for higher interest rates and growth in manufacturing.
- US stocks open slightly higher, led by banks and industrials
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are slightly higher in early trading as investors look ahead to a busy week of economic reports and central bank meetings.
- Asia stocks rise as Japan data mends, yuan status welcomed
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Tuesday as improved manufacturing in Japan offset weak Chinese data. The addition of the yuan to the IMF's basket of globally important currencies bolstered confidence China is making progress with financial and economic liberalization.
- US stocks are little changed in early trading after holiday
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are little changed in the early going as investors return from the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
- Stocks inch higher in quiet trading, but Disney stumbles
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks finished mostly higher Friday as they wrapped up a quiet week of trading.