Category: Markets

Stocks struggle amid weak economic reports

Stocks struggled Friday as traders parsed weaker-than-expected economic data. While the Dow was down 5 points, and the S&P 500 traded 0.15 percent lower, with consumer staples leading decliners. The Nasdaq underperformed, falling 0.3...

Stocks drop amid renewed pressure on tech sector

Stocks traded lower Thursday as large-cap technology shares faced renewed pressure. The Dow fell 35 points, with Apple contributing the most losses. The 30-stock index briefly fell more than 100 points earlier in the...

How Trump plans to deregulate Wall Street

The Trump administration has released its most detailed report yet on its plans to deregulate Wall Street. The 147-page report, containing recommendations by the Treasury Department, calls for rolling back many provisions of the...