Asia-Pacific markets fall ahead of U.S. jobs report

The logo of the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE), operated by Japan Exchange Group Inc. (JPX), is displayed at the stock exchange in Tokyo, Japan, on Friday, Oct. 2, 2020. Akio Kon | Bloomberg via Getty Images Shares in the Asia-Pacific fell on Friday ahead of the monthly US jobs report, which is likely to guide … Read more

Stock futures litte changed ahead of September’s jobs report

Stock futures were flat on Friday morning as investors looked ahead to September’s jobs report for further clues into the Federal Reserve’s tightening campaign. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 12 points, or 0.04%, while S&P 500 futures dipped 0.09%. Futures tied to the Nasdaq 100 slipped 0.07%. Advanced Micro Devices’ stock … Read more

Stock futures inch lower ahead of September’s jobs report

Stock futures slipped in overnight trading Thursday as investors looked ahead to September’s jobs report for further clues into the Federal Reserve’s tightening campaign. Futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 12 points, or 0.04%, while S&P 500 futures dipped 0.15%. Futures tied to the Nasdaq 100 slipped 0.29%. Advanced Micro Devices’ stock … Read more

Compass, General Electric, Shell, Pinterest and more

The sign of a Shell petrol station is seen in front of a burning pilot flame atop a flare stack at the refinery of the Shell Energy and Chemicals Park Rheinland in Godorf near Cologne, Germany, August 3, 2022. Wolfgang Rattay | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Thursday. Constellation Brands … Read more

Peloton, Shell, Compass and more

Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Conagra (CAG) – The food producer’s stock added 2% in the premarket after it reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales. Conagra also reaffirmed its full-year guidance. Platoon (PTON) – Platoon slid 4.1% in premarket trading after announcing it would cut another 500 jobs, or about 12% … Read more

Stock futures tick up slightly on Wednesday after two-day market rally ends

US stock futures were slightly higher Wednesday evening after falling in the regular trading session and breaking a massive two-day rally. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose by 37 points, or 0.12%. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures climbed 0.13% and 0.17%, respectively. Stocks fought to hold onto the winning streak Wednesday but ultimately fell … Read more

ADP jobs report September 2022:

The US labor market showed strength in September, with private companies adding more jobs than expected, payroll services firm ADP reported Wednesday. Businesses added 208,000 for the month, better than the 200,000 Dow Jones estimate and ahead of the upwardly revised 185,000 in August. Those gains came even as goods-producing industries reported a loss of … Read more

Dow futures fall more than 200 points following a sharp two-day rally on Wall Street

US stock futures fell on Wednesday, putting Wall Street on track to give back some of its sharp gains from the last two sessions. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures declined by 275 points, or 1%. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures dipped 1% and 0.9%, respectively. The Dow on Tuesday jumped about 825 points, or … Read more

Stock futures fall following a sharp two-day rally on Wall Street

US stock futures fell on Wednesday morning after the S&P 500 posted its best two-day gain in roughly two years. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures declined by 150 points, or 0.49%. S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 futures dipped 0.53% and 0.55%, respectively. During the regular session Tuesday, the Dow jumped about 825 points, or 2.8%. … Read more

Asia markets trade higher after U.S. stocks rally for a second day

People cross a street in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Marc Fernandes | Nurphoto | Getty Images Shares in the Asia-Pacific traded higher on Wednesday after US stocks rallied for a second day. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index surged 5.1% on its return to trade after a holiday Tuesday. The Hang Seng Tech index soared 7.11% … Read more