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Stocks gain on Fed rate cut optimism; oil drops

Jul 18 2019

NEW YORK A gauge of global stocks advanced on Thursday, erasing declines on a late rally after comments from a U.S. Federal Reserve policymaker heightened expectations for a rate cut, while oil prices dropped on forecasts of rising output.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade, earnings caution weigh on stocks; oil drops

Jul 18 2019

* Oil slumps as production pick up eyed (Updates with open of European markets)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall on trade, earnings caution; oil drops

Jul 18 2019

* U.S.-China trade war takes toll on earnings (Updates with open of U.S. markets, changes dateline; previous LONDON)

Trade, earnings worry drag on stocks; U.S. Treasury yields fall

Jul 17 2019

NEW YORK A gauge of global equities retreated for a second straight session and U.S. Treasury yields fell as simmering trade concerns gained steam and the pace of the U.S. corporate earnings season picked up. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall on trade, earnings worry; U.S. Treasury yields fall

Jul 17 2019

* S&P 500 dips back below 3,000 mark (Updates with close of European markets)

CORRECTED-GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade concerns dent stocks; U.S. Treasury yields fall

Jul 17 2019

NEW YORK, July 17 A gauge of global stocks declined for a second straight session and U.S. Treasury yields fell as trade concerns again began to bubble and U.S. earnings season picked up steam.

U.S. retail sales data dents stocks, lifts Treasury yields

Jul 16 2019

NEW YORK A gauge of global equities lost ground on Tuesday and U.S. Treasury yields moved higher as a stronger-than-anticipated report on retail sales raised the possibility the Federal Reserve could adopt a less dovish stance.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks fall, U.S. yields rise on retail sales data

Jul 16 2019

* Mounting 'no-deal' Brexit worries weigh on pound (Updates with close of European markets, Trump comments)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks slip, U.S. yields rise on retail sales data

Jul 16 2019

* Mounting no-deal Brexit worries knock pound (Updates with open of U.S. markets, changes dateline; previous LONDON)

China data steadies stocks as U.S. earnings get underway

Jul 15 2019

NEW YORK A gauge of global stocks rose modestly on Monday after economic data from China came in as expected, but equities on Wall Street slipped on weakness in financials in the wake of Citigroup's earnings report.

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