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David Randall

Fund investors continue largest pullback from U.S. stocks since '13

Oct 16 2019

NEW YORK Investors continued the largest retreat from the U.S. stock market since at least 2013 by pulling nearly $10.9 billion from mutual funds and exchange-traded funds that hold domestic equities last week, according to data released Wednesday by the Investment Company Institute.

Fund managers waiting out high-profile unicorn IPOs after string of flops

Oct 16 2019

NEW YORK A deep disconnect between private market valuations of companies and the prices their shares fetch on the open market is pushing more mutual fund managers to the sidelines during high profile IPOs, anticipating the newly listed stocks will inevitably fall.

Fund managers waiting out high-profile unicorn IPOs after string of flops

Oct 16 2019

NEW YORK, Oct 16 A deep disconnect between private market valuations of companies and the prices their shares fetch on the open market is pushing more mutual fund managers to the sidelines during high profile IPOs, anticipating the newly listed stocks will inevitably fall.

Fund investors dump U.S. stocks as recession worries mount

Oct 09 2019

NEW YORK Investors retreated from the U.S. stock market by unloading nearly $11.8 billion from mutual funds and exchange traded funds that hold domestic equities last week, as concerns about the strength of the U.S. economy mounted, according to data released by the Investment Company Institute on Wednesday.

Easing concerns about U.S. economy lift equity markets

Oct 04 2019

NEW YORK A report showing a modest increase in U.S. jobs lifted world equity benchmarks broadly on Friday, restoring calm after one of the worst weeks for stocks in months. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Easing concerns about U.S. economy lift equity markets

Oct 04 2019

NEW YORK, Oct 4 A report showing a modest increase in U.S. jobs lifted world equity benchmarks broadly on Friday, restoring calm after one of the worst weeks for stocks in months.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Easing concerns about U.S. economy lift equity markets

Oct 04 2019

NEW YORK, Oct 4 Modest job growth in the United States buoyed world stock markets broadly on Friday, helping calm markets after one of the worst weeks for equities in months.

Global stocks crawl up slightly as weak U.S. data spurs hopes of Fed rate cut

Oct 03 2019

NEW YORK The latest weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data on Thursday fed hopes that the Federal Reserve would cut U.S. interest rates this month, which helped lift global equities slightly after two days of declines, but investors also parked some funds in U.S. Treasuries and other safe-haven assets. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Weak U.S. economic data weighs on global stocks

Oct 03 2019

NEW YORK, Oct 3 Weaker-than-expected U.S. economic data weighed on global financial markets on Thursday, leaving world equity benchmarks bouncing in choppy trading and sending investors into safe-haven assets on expectations of further Federal Reserve interest rate cuts.

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