U.S. stocks were up slightly in early trading Friday as investors cheered a crop of strong company earnings.
Grain futures were higher Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
U.S. stocks inched higher on Friday as bank stocks rose and tech stocks recovered, with investor optimism back as Trump administration cleared a hurdle to lower taxes.
Asian shares pushed higher Friday on investor optimism over the global outlook despite uncertainties over the outcome of political events in China and Japan and speculation over Trump's choice for the next Fed chief.
Oil prices fell on Friday and were set for a weekly loss as investors sought to book profits, despite tensions in the Middle East that have slashed supplies of crude.
Technology companies led a slide in U.S. stocks early Thursday as the market pulled back from its latest record highs.
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Wheat for Dec. was off 4.75 cents at 4.30 a bushel; Dec. corn fell 1.50 cents at 3.4850 a bushel; Dec. oats was rose 3 cents at $2.6775 bushel; while Nov. soybeans lost .50
Grain futures were lower Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Asian markets were mixed on Thursday after Wall Street closed at record highs.
Oil prices slipped on Thursday, pressured by larger-than-expected product inventories in the United States, and some profit-taking after a recent run-up in oil benchmarks.
U.S. stock indexes were mostly higher in early trading Wednesday as the market added to its modest gains from a day earlier.
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Global shares were mixed on Wednesday, as some indexes got a boost from overnight gains on Wall Street.
U.S. stock indexes edged mostly lower in early trading Monday as investors sized up the latest company earnings news.
Oil prices settled slightly higher on Wednesday, with Brent touching three-week highs and then retreating after a surprising drop in U.S. refining rates and an unexpected build in fuel stocks signaled slower demand in the world's top oil consumer.
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Wheat for Dec. was off 3 cents at 4.3650 a bushel; Dec. corn rose 2.25 cents at 3.5050 a bushel; Dec. oats was lost 7.25 cents at $2.6675 bushel; while Nov. soybeans declined 9.25 cents at $9.91 a bushel.
Wall Street opened flat on Tuesday as gains in healthcare stocks were largely offset by losses in financials, with an earnings beat from Goldman Sachs failing to cheer investors.