Wall St mixed as China-US tensions weigh

Wall St mixed as China-US tensions weigh

Wall Street has ended mixed in a mostly tame finish to a week of strong gains, as investors gauged China-US tensions and amid ongoing uncertainty about the pace of economic recovery from the coronavirus. President Donald Trump’s warning on Thursday that the US...
Wall St mixed as China-US tensions weigh

Wall St dips on US-China tensions

US stock indexes have moved in a flat-to-low range as simmering Sino-US tensions weighed on markets struggling to gauge the pace of economic recovery from the coronavirus. US President Donald Trump’s rhetoric against China’s plan for a national security...
Wall St mixed as China-US tensions weigh

Wall St rises as investors eye recovery

Wall Street’s main indexes have surged and the Nasdaq has hit a three-month high as investors clung to hopes of a recovery from a coronavirus-fuelled slump amid signs of more stimulus for ailing sectors. The tech-heavy index, now about 5.0 per cent below its...
Wall St mixed as China-US tensions weigh

Wall St surges on stimulus, vaccine hopes

Wall Street’s main indexes have surged as encouraging early data from a potential coronavirus vaccine trial boosted sentiment, with investors also counting on more stimulus to rescue the economy from a deep slowdown. Drugmaker Moderna said its experimental...
Wall St mixed as China-US tensions weigh

Wall Street ends up after choppy trading

Wall Street’s three major indexes have closed higher after swinging between gains and losses as investors weighed worries about China-US trade relations and weaker-than-expected US economic data against growing optimism that easing coronavirus restrictions would...