Tag: COM

  • Stock market rebound falters, UK inflation hits 40-year high

    LONDON, May 18 (Reuters) – A rebound in equities petered out on Wednesday as concerns over the outlook for economic growth and rising inflation rattled sentiment, while a British inflation reading of 9 % highlighted just how much interest rates could rise. Asian stocks managed to post their fourth consecutive session of gains, but in […]

  • Wall Street ends sharply higher, fueled by Apple

    Walmart slips after cutting profit forecast April retail sales rise in line with estimates S&P 500 +2.02%, Nasdaq +2.76%, Dow Jones +1.34% May 17 (Reuters) – Wall Street ended sharply higher on Tuesday, lifted by Apple, Tesla and other megacap growth stocks after strong retail sales in April eased worries about slowing economic growth. Ten […]

  • Stocks rally even as inflation fears linger

    Pristine prices are displayed on the stock quotation boards of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) after the TSE temporarily suspended all trading due to system problems in Tokyo, Japan October 1, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/Files Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON/HONG KONG, May 17 (Reuters) – Asian stocks led a global rally […]

  • US can waive trucking rules for formula deliveries if needed – Buttigieg

    U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg speaks during a bipartisan infrastructure bill briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., May 16, 2022. REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, May 16 (Reuters) – U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg said on Monday his department could waive hours of service rules for […]

  • Asian stocks in trouble after terrible Chinese data

    Traders are seen in front of a screen with trading numbers in red at the Stock Exchange of Thailand in Bangkok, Thailand March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Juarawee Kittisilpa/Files Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Asian scholarships: Retail sales in China fall 11.1%, production falls 2.9% Nikkei Cuts Gains, S&P 500 Futures Fall Dollar […]

  • Texas grid operator calls for energy conservation as temperatures and prices soar

    An electrical substation is seen after winter weather caused power outages in Houston, Texas, U.S., February 20, 2021. REUTERS/Go Nakamura/File Photo/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HOUSTON, May 13 (Reuters) – The Texas state power grid operator on Friday called on residents to reduce their electricity use this weekend after […]

  • Stocks plummet, dollar soars as fears of hard landing grow

    A broker reacts while trading on his computer terminal at a securities brokerage firm in Mumbai, India February 1, 2020. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Global stocks fall to a year-and-a-half low, down almost 20% since the start of the year Europe opens 2% lower on US stock futures […]

  • Google’s second computer glasses trial translates conversations in real time

    May 11 (Reuters) – Science fiction is harder to see in Google’s second try at glasses with a built-in computer. A decade after the launch of Google Glass, a pair of nubby, sci-fi specs that filmed what wearers saw but raised privacy concerns and received low marks for design, the Alphabet unit Inc (GOOGL.O) previewed […]

  • Nasdaq drops more than 3% as US inflation data provides little relief to investors

    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 11, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register US consumer prices slow in April; inflation still high Coinbase falls on first quarter revenue slump, net loss Indices: Dow down 1%, S&P 500 down […]

  • Sri Lankan president to appoint new prime minister and cabinet this week

    President says he will bring constitutional reforms Central bank chief says political stability is needed Former Prime Minister Rajapaksa moved to naval base for his safety Armored vehicles patrol the streets of the commercial capital COLOMBO/WEERAKETIYA, Sri Lanka, May 11 (Reuters) – Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said on Wednesday he would appoint a new […]