US stocks are mixed as health care gains, tech drops

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks gave a mixed performance in early trading on Friday as health care, banks and industrial companies gained ground and offset a decline in technology stocks. ...

Stocks rise as US, China ease trade tensions

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose in early trading after the U.S. and China took more steps to ease tensions in their long-standing trade war that threatens to hurt the broader global economy. ...

Taiwan’s TSMC breaks monthly revenue record

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Exceeding expectations of an improvement, the world’s largest contract chipmaker, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), on Tuesday (September 10) announced ...

Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower before US Fed release

BEIJING (AP) — Asia stock markets followed Wall Street lower Wednesday as investors looked ahead to a speech by the Federal Reserve chairman for signs of possible plans for more U.S. interest ra...

Taiwan's stock market outperforms South Korea's

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Both Taiwanese corporate returns and the stock market are outperforming their South Korean counterparts this year, due in part to business cycles and friction between Sout...

US stocks move sideways on mixed bag of earnings

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved sideways in early trading Wednesday as a steep decline from health insurers counteracted sharp gains for technology companies. The market is reactin...

Trump meets with chipmakers on Huawei, other economic issues

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Donald Trump met with executives from several of the nation's leading chipmakers Monday and discussed restrictions his administration has imposed on th...

Technology companies push early US stock gains

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved higher in early trading Monday on Wall Street as investors snapped up technology stocks. The opening gains follow a decline last week that pulled th...

US stocks edge lower as earnings reports ramp up

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged lower as investors assessed a mixed bag of corporate earnings and economic reports. Technology companies led the broader market lower with the heavi...

SKorea leader says Tokyo’s trade curbs will hurt Japan more

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — In his strongest comments yet on a growing trade dispute, South Korea’s president urged Japan on Monday to lift recently tightened controls on high-tech exports t...

SKorea leader says Tokyo's trade curbs will hurt Japan more

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — In his strongest comments yet on a growing trade dispute, South Korea's president urged Japan on Monday to lift recently tightened controls on high-tech exports to South Kore...

Markets Right Now: Stocks rise at midday on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Major indexes are moving higher in midday trading on Wall Street as ga...

Tensions over history, North keep Japan, South Korea at odds

TOKYO (AP) — Japan and South Korea, two major U.S. allies, are again at odds, this time over Tokyo's decision to tighten controls on exports of sensitive materials that are mainly used in computer chi...

Japan-S. Korea relations continue to deteriorate over Tokyo's export restrictions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Japan is looking to curb the export of materials vital to South Korean chipmakers, potentially causing a supply crisis for Korean tech giants. Japan has announced new restri...

US stocks fall in early trading, extending recent losses

Technology and industrial companies helped pull stocks lower on Wall Street in early trading Tuesday, extending losses from a day earlier. The broad slide marked the third straight d...