Stock futures rise to start the week, despite growing coronavirus cases

U.S. equity futures were pointing to a higher open on Wall Street to start the week.

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Stock futures rise on trade optimism

U.S. stock futures are on the rise ahead of the Friday Wall Street session.

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Jobless claims total 1.5 million, worse than expected as economic pain persists

Weekly jobless claims stayed above 1 million for the 13th consecutive week as the coronavirus pandemic continued to hammer at the U.S. economy.

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US pulls out of talks to tax tech giants in a blow to Europe’s plans

The United States has shocked Europe by pulling out of negotiations over an international digital tax and threatened to retaliate if the region moves ahead with plans on its own.

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Dow futures drop more than 100 points following rally in the previous session

U.S. stock futures were lower in early morning trade on Wednesday, following a big rally in the previous session that was fueled by growing belief the worst may be over for the world’s largest economy.

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Stocks close higher on retail rebound, hopes for virus drug

Stocks ended higher Tuesday as a record jump in retail sales coupled with positive trial results from a potential coronavirus treatment and hopes of more stimulus lifted market sentiment.

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