Stocks are soaring, and most Black people are missing out

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans who own stocks are pulling further away from those who don’t, as Wall Street roars back to record heights while much of the economy struggles. And Black households are much m...

Stocks are soaring, and most Black people are missing out

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans who own stocks are pulling further away from those who don't, as Wall Street roars back to record heights while much of the economy struggles. And Black households are much m...

Asian shares mostly higher after US rally, aid package hopes

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher in muted trading Monday, as worries about the pandemic kept optimism in check despite a rally that closed out last week on Wall Street. ...

Asian shares mostly higher after US rally, aid package hopes

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher in muted trading Monday, as worries about the pandemic kept optimism in check despite a rally that closed out last week on Wall Street. ...

Business events scheduled for the coming week

Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week. All times are Eastern. MONDAY, Oct. 12 Columbus Day- bond market closed. ...

Taiwan central bank governor Yang receives top grade in global report

Taiwan's central bank governor Yang Chin-long (楊金龍) has earned an "A" grade, for the second consecutive year, in an annual report issued by the New York-based Global Finance magazine. ...

COVID-19 relief pushes U.S. budget deficit to a record $3.1T

WASHINGTON (AP) — New, eye-popping federal budget figures released Thursday show an enormous $3.1 trillion deficit in the just-completed fiscal year, a record swelled by coronavirus relief spending th...

Business events scheduled for the coming week

Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week. All times are Eastern. MONDAY, Oct. 12 Columbus Day- bond market closed. ...

Asian shares mostly higher on hopes for U.S. stimulus

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher on Thursday on optimism U.S. stimulus may be coming after all, as President Donald Trump appeared to reverse his earlier decision to halt talks on another ...

Business Highlights

___ Bleak outlook without stimulus: More layoffs, anemic growth WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s move Tuesday to cut off talks on another government aid p...

Bleak outlook without stimulus: More layoffs, anemic growth

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's move Tuesday to cut off talks on another government aid package will further weaken an economy straining to recover from an epic collapse, economists say, an...

US consumer spending fell by $7.2 billion in August

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers cut back on their borrowing in August, with credit card use dropping for a sixth straight month, reflecting caution in the midst of the pandemic-triggered recession. ...

The Federal Reserve says consumer borrowing fell by $7.2 billion in August as credit card use dropped for 6th month

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve says consumer borrowing fell by $7.2 billion in August as credit card use dropped for 6th month.

Fed officials last month saw sizable risks facing economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve officials last month believed that while the U.S. economy was recovering faster than expected, it faced ongoing threats, including a failure by Congress to provide fu...

Wall Street cheerleader Trump has little invested himself

NEW YORK (AP) — Even from the hospital, as his doctors were administering a mixture of drugs to battle the coronavirus, President Donald Trump couldn’t quite help himself. “STOCK MA...