Edition:
United States

Saqib Iqbal Ahmed

Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.

Twitter handle: @jeffmason1

Jun 15 2018

Dollar shaky as China trade worries weigh

NEW YORK The U.S. dollar edged lower against the Japanese yen on Friday, as President Donald Trump announced hefty tariffs on $50 billion (£37.6 billion) of Chinese imports and Beijing threatened to respond in kind, raising tensions between the world's two largest economies.

Jun 12 2018

Tesla short sellers $2 billion in the red for June as shares soar

NEW YORK The surging share price for automaker Tesla Inc this month has slammed short-sellers of the stock with more than $2 billion in losses on paper so far in June, according to financial analytics firm S3 Partners.

Jun 12 2018

Tesla short sellers $2 billion in the red for June as shares soar

NEW YORK The surging share price for automaker Tesla Inc this month has slammed short-sellers of the stock with more than $2 billion (£1.5 billion) in losses on paper so far in June, according to financial analytics firm S3 Partners.

Jun 12 2018

Tesla short sellers $2 bln in the red for June as shares soar

NEW YORK, June 12 The surging share price for automaker Tesla Inc this month has slammed short-sellers of the stock with more than $2 billion in losses on paper so far in June, according to financial analytics firm S3 Partners.

Jun 08 2018

Speculators add to bearish bets against U.S. dollar

NEW YORK Speculators' net short dollar bets rose slightly in the latest week, after shrinking for six straight weeks, according to calculations by Reuters and Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday.

May 31 2018

Dollar recovery seen as an earnings risk on horizon

NEW YORK Late last month, the chief financial officer at Akamai Technologies Inc identified an emerging risk for the network technology company's profit outlook: the U.S. dollar.

May 25 2018

Dollar ends week stronger as commodity-linked peers slip

NEW YORK The dollar rose against a basket of peers on Friday and was on pace to finish the week at its strongest since mid-November, as commodity-linked currencies fell following a slump in oil prices and as political concerns in Italy and Spain hurt the euro.

May 25 2018

Dollar up as commodity-linked currencies slip on oil price slump

NEW YORK The dollar rose against a basket of peers on Wednesday, to its highest since mid November, helped by gains against commodity-linked currencies, as oil prices fell after Saudi Arabia and Russia said they were ready to ease supply curbs that have supported boosted crude prices.

May 24 2018

Dollar weakens as Trump nixes North Korea summit

NEW YORK The dollar slipped against a basket of currencies on Thursday and hit a two-week low against the Japanese yen, after U.S. President Donald Trump scrapped a summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and as traders booked profits following the greenback's recent rally.

May 23 2018

Dollar at five-month high as Fed minutes signal a hike 'soon'

NEW YORK The dollar held near a more than five-month high against a basket of currencies on Wednesday, after minutes of the Federal Reserve's May policy meeting showed most policymakers thought it likely another interest rate increase would be warranted "soon" if the U.S. economic outlook remains intact.

Markets

  • U.S.
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Sectors

Sector Summary