Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O)
16 Nov 2018
LONDON European shares hit their lowest in two weeks on Wednesday in a broadbased sell-off across oil, mining, technology and banking stocks amid renewed worries about a global economic slowdown and Italy's budget crisis deepens.
* Copper slides, miners fall 2 pct (Updating prices, adding details)
LONDON European shares were lower on Monday led by a sell-off in technology stocks after earnings and M&A news from German heavyweights Infineon and SAP, and tobacco was hit by new signs of U.S. regulators tightening the screws on menthol cigarettes.
NEW YORK World equity markets declined on Thursday, snapping a seven-session winning streak, with U.S. stocks on the defensive and the dollar strengthening after the Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged.
* WTI crude enters bear market (Updates with close of U.S. markets)
* Oil stumbles more than 1 percent (Updates market action after Fed statement)
* Dollar advances ahead of Fed statement (Changes byline, dateline to NEW YORK; updates throughout)
* Indexes down: Dow 0.03 pct, S&P 0.10 pct, Nasdaq 0.13 pct (Updates to open)
* Futures down: Dow 0.24 pct, S&P 0.39 pct, Nasdaq 0.58 pct (Adds comment, details, updates prices)
Nov 8 U.S. stock index futures fell on Thursday following a Wall Street rally in the previous session that was spurred by relief after the midterm elections, with investor focus shifting to the Federal Reserve's interest rate decision.