US Futures Point to Slightly Higher Open

U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher Friday morning.

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Global Economy Seen Slipping Toward Weakest Growth in a Decade

Intensifying trade conflicts have sent global growth momentum tumbling toward lows last seen during the financial crisis, and governments are not doing enough to prevent long-term damage, the OECD said in its latest outlook.

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Fed Likely to Cut Rates a 2nd Time as Economic Threats Loom

The Federal Reserve looks poised to cut interest rates for a second time Wednesday to help extend the economic expansion in the face of global weakness, President Donald Trump’s trade war with China and geopolitical risks such as the attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities.

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US Futures Point to Slightly Lower Open

U.S. stocks were set to open slightly lower Tuesday morning.

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Dow is Set to Slide More Than 100 Points onj Fears Spiking Oil Will Slwo the Global Economy

U.S. stock futures dropped Monday morning amid fears that a surge in oil prices following an attack in Saudi Arabia could slow down global economic growth.

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Dow, S&P Close to All-time Records as US Futures Point to Slightly Higher Open

U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher Friday morning, putting the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P on the brink of registering all-time record highs.

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