The yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury note hit 3% for the first time since 2014 in a vote of confidence for the economic expansion, but warnings from large companies that profits were peaking helped send the Dow industrials to their fifth …
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks couldn’t hang on to an early gain and finished mostly lower Monday as technology companies slipped. Bond prices continue to fall and the yield on the 10-year Treasury note drew closer to 3 percent, a …
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A gauge of global equity markets declined on Monday as U.S. bond yields moved closer to the 3 percent level that has unsettled investors in recent months, while a fall in commodity prices pressured materials …
TerraForm Power, controlled by Canada's Brookfield Asset Management, has launched a 995 million euro ($1.2 billion) takeover bid for Spanish renewable energy firm Saeta Yield to expand its presence in Western Europe. Feb 7 …
Treasury yields rose and stocks fell after the head of the Federal Reserve said that he's feeling more optimistic about the economy. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell told Congress Tuesday that he had become more bullish about the economy …
The broader market appears to have found its footing as we head into what is expected to be a strong earnings season, but a lot of uncertainty remains. The biggest cloud that has been hanging over the market in recent months is rising interest …
(Newser) – Stocks and bond yields rose sharply Friday on Wall Street after the government reported a big increase in hiring last month, the AP reports. Investors were relieved to see that wage growth slowed. A jump in wages a month ago …
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Over the past two months, investors have been reminded of a valuable lesson: Stocks can also go down. Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and broad-based S&P 500 are firmly in correction territory -- i.e., at least 10% below recent …
When it comes to defensive energy stocks, investors will probably first think of Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU)(NYSE:SU) or Canadian Natural Resources Limited (TSX:CNQ)(NYSE:CNQ). Although both companies just increased their dividends …