Asian shares mixed, Hong Kong skids after Moody's downgrade

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed in Asia on Tuesday, led by declines in Chinese benchmarks after the credit ratings agency Moody's downgraded Hong Kong, citing the city's recent political turmoil. ...

Stocks slip as oil, worries surge after Saudi Arabia attack

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock markets around the world took an apprehensive step backward Monday after an attack on Saudi Arabia's biggest oil processing facility sent the price of oil surging. ...

WeWork to list shares on Nasdaq, reduce CEO's voting power

NEW YORK (AP) — WeWork's parent company announced major changes in its corporate governance practices Friday as it revealed plans to list shares on the Nasdaq. The office-sharing com...

Yes, stocks are up again. No, recession worries aren't gone

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. economy is sending some worrying signals about a possible recession, yet the stock market has gone on a what-me-worry ride toward record heights. What gives?...

Stock-picking fund managers are clawing back. Can it last?

NEW YORK (AP) — Mutual fund managers are making the most of the shaky stock market, which has provided them an opportunity to prove themselves and lure back investors who dumped them in recent years. ...

S&P 500 plunges in worst loss of year as trade war escalates

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks plunged to their worst loss of the year Monday and investors around the world scrambled to sell on worries about how much President Donald Trump’s worsening tra...

US stocks fall again, joining worldwide sell-off, on tariffs

NEW YORK (AP) — The worldwide sell-off in financial markets came back around to the United States Friday, and stock indexes fell in morning trading as traders continue to take cover following Presiden...

Trump tweets cause yet another screeching U-Turn for markets

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump's tweets struck as quickly as a scythe on Thursday and cut the legs out from not just a budding stock rally but several different markets. With...

Asian shares mostly fall as market eyes US-China trade talks

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday as investors watched for developments in the trade conflict between the U.S. and China, with talks set to continue this week. Japan...

US stocks rise toward records following strong earnings

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes climbed Friday following strong profit reports from Google's parent company, Twitter and other big companies. The S&P 500 was on track to close out its third win...

Asian shares mostly fall, taking cue from Wall Street, Fed

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday after Wall Street ended last week lower as investors continue to watch for what may be in store for U.S. interest rates. Japan's Ni...

Sustainable fund? Index fund? More investors choose both

NEW YORK (AP) — Two of the hottest trends in investing are working in tandem to steer billions of dollars toward companies seen as the best corporate citizens. The first trend, susta...

Asian shares mixed in lackluster trading, Nikkei falls 0.6%

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were little changed and mixed in quiet trading Tuesday amid a lack of fresh market-moving news as investors looked ahead to earnings season. Japan's benchma...

Strong profit growth goes poof for US companies

NEW YORK (AP) — Well, that de-escalated quickly. Profits surged for U.S. businesses last year, with growth topping 20% for S&P 500 companies in much of 2018. But the gusher got c...

Asian shares mostly lower after fresh S&P 500 record high

TOKYO (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday as the euphoria from President Donald Trump's truce with China's Xi Jinping on trade faded. The retreat followed yet anothe...