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CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits record high for second day on trade optimism

Canada's main stock index hit fresh record high on Friday as growing optimism around U.S.-China trade talks lifted sentiment, while gold miners got a boost from higher pr...

CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits record high for second day on trade optimism

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S&P 500 hits fresh record high as Pence sparks trade optimism The S&P 500 hit a new all-time high on Friday, as U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's decision to defer a planned speech on China policy rekindled optimism over trade talks between the world's two larges...
18:24, 06/21/2019

Earnings and trade optimism push Wall St. toward record high The S&P 500 and Nasdaq approached record highs on Tuesday, lifted by upbeat quarterly reports from Coca-Cola and United Technologies and on optimism the United States would resolve its trade conflict ...
00:36, 07/24/2019

Wall Street approaches record high on earnings optimism The S&P 500 and Nasdaq approached record highs on Tuesday, lifted by upbeat quarterly reports from Coca-Cola and United Technologies, while a debt ceiling and budget deal between President Donald Trum...
21:12, 07/23/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX rises after two days of losses on trade-related optimism Canada's main stock index rose on Friday after two days of sharp declines as sentiment was lifted by comments from U.S. President Donald Trump predicting a swift end to the trade dispute with China....
16:36, 05/24/2019

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ posts 11-day high as Canada exits crosshairs of global trade war The Canadian dollar strengthened to an 11-day high against the greenback on Tuesday as investors calculated that the threat of trade uncertainty would ease for Canad...
23:12, 05/21/2019

S&P 500 hits record high as Fed signals rate cuts The S&P 500 index touched an all-time high on Thursday, after the Federal Reserve indicated that it could cut interest rates as early as July to combat growing risks to global and domestic growth....
19:12, 06/20/2019

Brazil's Bovespa stock market hits record high Brazilian stocks surged to a fresh all-time high on Friday, with markets reopening after a national holiday the previous day and sentiment boosted by the increasing likelihood of interest rate cuts at...
17:48, 06/21/2019

Trump’s approval rating hits record high: poll Riding the wave of a red-hot economy, President Trump’s approval rating is the highest of his presidency, a new poll out Sunday showed. Forty-four percent of Americans gave Trump a thumbs up for...
18:48, 07/07/2019

France hits record high temperature in scorching heatwave France registered its highest temperature since records began on Friday as a sweltering heatwave engulfed much of southern and central Europe, weather forecaster Meteo France said....
00:00, 06/29/2019

Housing sentiment hits record high, as bidding wars vanish Falling mortgage rates and strong employment drove consumer confidence in housing to a record high in July, according to a monthly index from Fannie Mae....
19:12, 08/07/2019

South African unemployment rate hits 10-year record high The economy of South Africa suffered two blows in the same day, as news of massive unemployment was reported parallel to the news of record losses for the country's main power company....
23:24, 07/30/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P hits record closing high as investors bet on Fed rate cut The S&P 500 index registered a record closing high on Thursday, lifted by Wall Street's expectations that the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates as soon as next month to keep the U.S.-China trade...
22:24, 06/20/2019

S&P 500 Hits Record High As Federal Reserve Signals Rate Cuts The benchmark S&P 500 index, which has risen 7% so far in June and is on track to recoup its previous month's losses, hit an intraday record high of 2,956.20 on Thursday...
19:36, 06/20/2019

REFILE-Natural gas flaring hits record high in Q1 in U.S. Permian Basin Natural gas flaring and venting in the top U.S. oil field reached an all-time high in the first quarter of the year due to the lack of pipelines, at a time of increased focus on environmental concerns...
18:24, 06/05/2019

Abbott hits record high as diabetes device fuels profit beat Abbott Laboratories beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit and lifted its full-year earnings forecast on Wednesday, boosted by a near 64% jump in sales of its blood sugar monitoring device....
20:36, 07/17/2019

France hits record high temperature while deaths tally up during Europe heatwave Four administrative departments in France were placed on red alert, signaling temperatures of "dangerous intensity" that are more typical of Saudi Arabia....
21:12, 06/28/2019

UK economy grows in May; Wall Street hits record high - business live Stocks surge as US central bank chief hints at interest rate cuts, while UK economy remains weakLatest: Wall Street races to record highFed chair Jerome Powell hints at rate cutPowell cites global wea...
16:48, 07/10/2019

Stephen Harper offers to help U.K. with trade given ‘Canada’s strong record’ Harper tweeted Saturday night that he's "willing to assist whoever serves as the next leader of the U.K. Conservative Party on trade matters, should they wish."...
21:36, 06/30/2019

Tyson Foods hits record high after beating estimates, prepares for China profit boost Tyson Foods Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Monday and reaffirmed expectations it will profit from the spread of a fatal hog disease in China, sending shares to a record high....
21:36, 08/05/2019

Wall Street hits record high, as Iran tensions send oil price up - business live Bank of England warns that Brexit risks are rising, but investors are cheered by prospect of US interest rate cuts.Wall Street surges as Fed flags rate cutBank of England blames Brexit and trade wars ...
17:48, 06/20/2019

China June coal output hits record high as miners ramp up ahead of summer China's coal output rose in June from the previous month to a record high, official data showed on Monday, as miners ramped up production to ensure supply ahead of peak summer demand for electricity....
08:12, 07/15/2019

Gold Hits Three-Month High on Trade Tension Gold prices climbed to the highest level in more than three months on Monday, lifted by ongoing trade tensions and concerns about the global economy....
22:00, 06/03/2019

METALS-Shanghai copper hits 1-mth high on U.S.-China trade talks Shanghai copper jumped to a more than one-month high, while London copper hit its highest in over two weeks on Thursday after China and the United States agreed to hold trade talks....
10:48, 09/05/2019

Nikkei hits 4-month high on U.S.-China trade hopes, ECB stimulus Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a fresh four month-high on Friday, as signs of thawing in U.S.-China trade tensions and the European Central Bank policy easing tempered worries about a global eco...
12:48, 09/13/2019

Imports to El Paso plummet while U.S.-Mexico trade hits all-time high Annual trade has plummeted across the international bridges in El Paso by just over $4 billion, even though U.S.-Mexico trade recently reached an all-time high....
20:48, 06/03/2019

US labor force hits new high amid rising trade tensions The US labor force grew to a new high of 163.4 million last month — a record that was overshadowed Friday by rising trade tensions. The Labor Department Friday reported that 164,000 non-farm jobs were...
06:12, 08/03/2019

METALS-Nickel hits 3-month high after U.S.-China trade call Nickel prices hit their highest in three months on Wednesday, following news that U.S. and Chinese trade officials marked a new round of talks with a "constructive" phone conversation....
07:00, 07/10/2019

FOREX-Trade war hits Asian markets, pushing dollar to 4-week high Signs that Asia is already feeling the pinch from a trade conflict between the United States and China pushed the U.S. dollar to a four-week high on Tuesday, while higher U.S. Treasury yields helped t...
18:00, 05/21/2019

S&P 500 touches record high as Wall Street eyes trade talks Wall Street was little changed on Friday, as U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's decision to defer a speech on China policy increased optimism on upcoming trade talks between Washington and Beijing, thou...
21:24, 06/21/2019

CORRECTED-METALS-Copper hits 6-week high after US, China agree to restart trade talks Copper and other base metals rallied on Monday, after the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks, easing risks of severe global economic growth that hurt demand for metals....
04:36, 07/01/2019

UPDATE 2-Medtronic hits record high as profit beats, raises annual profit outlook Medtronic Plc beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, boosted by higher demand for its surgical instruments and diabetes devices, and the medical device maker raised its forecast for...
17:48, 08/20/2019

Wall Street rises as trade hopes drive tech gains; S&P at record-high Wall Street's main indexes rose on Monday, with the S&P 500 hitting an all-time high, as technology stocks gained on growing optimism around U.S.-China trade talks and a likely reprieve for Chinese te...
20:12, 07/01/2019

Wall Street hits new highs on rate-cut optimism U.S. stocks hit record highs on Friday as high expectations for an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve continued to propel shares while investors awaited next week's kickoff of the corporate ea...
21:48, 07/12/2019

Coach celebrates the city with colour and optimism on the High Line Bright leather and bold knitwear dominate the runway as Stuart Vevers unveils designs for the new decadeFashion brand Coach took over the newest section of New York’s High Line on Tuesday afternoon to...
11:12, 09/11/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam currencies climb to 15-month high on Fed optimism Latin American currencies scaled a 15-month high on Friday as hopes of an interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve later this month boosted investor confidence, while stock indices in the region ...
23:12, 07/12/2019

Wall St. slips as trade optimism fades U.S. stocks edged lower on Tuesday, a day after a record-setting rally, as optimism sparked by the U.S.-China trade truce waned after Washington threatened tariffs on $4 billion of additional EU goods...
17:24, 07/02/2019

U.S. yields climb on trade optimism, weak auction U.S. Treasury yields rose on Thursday with 30-year yields climbing from record lows, as hopes on U.S.-China trade talks and a dismal seven-year note auction cooled the recent torrid rally in the bond ...
23:00, 08/29/2019

U.S. stocks led higher by tech on trade optimism; oil rises U.S. stocks advanced on Monday at the onset of a heavy earnings week, while European shares inched higher as investors took heart from potential progress in U.S.-China trade talks and increasing geopo...
21:12, 07/22/2019

Asian shares weaken as trade optimism fades Asian shares fell on Wednesday as initial enthusiasm over the latest U.S.-China trade truce was overtaken by fresh concerns over Washington's threat of tariffs on additional European goods....
09:12, 07/03/2019

Wall St. rallies on stimulus cheer, trade optimism U.S. stocks surged on Monday, building on previous session's rally, fueled by growing hopes that major economies would act to prop up slowing growth, while technology stocks got a lift from trade opti...
19:36, 08/19/2019

METALS-Copper gains on optimism over trade talks Copper hit the highest in 1-1/2 months on Friday as investors hoped an easing of trade tensions between the United States and China might eventually boost metals demand....
18:00, 09/13/2019

European stocks hit one-month highs on trade optimism European shares extended their rally on Thursday, after China said it would hold trade talks with the United States, raising hopes that the two sides will make progress on a dispute that has put major...
10:48, 09/05/2019

Oil Rises on Falling Supplies, Renewed Trade Optimism Oil prices rose after a sizable drop in weekly U.S. inventories of crude oil, and as investors regained some confidence that a U.S.-China trade deal might happen soon....
19:00, 05/08/2019

Wall St. climbs on trade optimism, dovish Fed bets U.S. stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 closing in on record levels, as President Donald Trump's comments on the United States and China restarting trade talks added to optimism over the pros...
17:12, 06/18/2019

European shares higher on hopes of rate cut, trade optimism European shares advanced for the sixth straight session on Thursday, as investors took heart from signs that the U.S.-China trade talks are back on track, with expectations of interest rate cuts by ce...
13:00, 07/04/2019

Asian shares rise on optimism over more US-China trade talks Asian shares are rising as investors cheer plans for more trade negotiations between Washington and Beijing and draw encouragement from positive U.S. economic data...
06:00, 09/06/2019

Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S. interest rates when the Federal Reserve...
16:36, 06/10/2019

Global stocks climb with bond yields on trade optimism Equities around the world rose on Monday while U.S. Treasury prices fell as risk assets were in demand after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, easing worries the global econ...
01:48, 06/11/2019

Antarctic ice levels go from record high to record lows WASHINGTON — The amount of ice circling Antarctica is suddenly plunging from a record high to record lows, baffling scientists. Floating ice off the southern continent steadily increased from 1979 and...
00:00, 07/03/2019

Oil prices edge higher, set for weekly gain amid trade optimism Oil prices edged higher on Friday, with crude benchmarks poised for multi-week gains amid a sharp draw down in U.S. crude inventories, while trade tensions eased after Washington and Beijing agreed to...
04:49, 09/06/2019

Global stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters Asian shares, European and U.S. stock futures rose on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as global investors hoped for lower U.S. interest rates on the back o...
09:48, 06/10/2019

Investors unwind bearish bets as optimism grows on trade and stimulus World stocks rose for the sixth straight day on Wednesday and bond prices fell as investors unwound safety bets, encouraged by hopes of a resolution to the Sino-U.S. trade standoff and signs Europe ma...
15:36, 09/11/2019

Oil falls 1% as U.S.-Iran optimism faces U.S.-China trade deal hopes Oil prices fell 1% on Monday on the outlook for increased supply of Iranian crude after France's president lifted hopes for a deal between Washington and Tehran, but losses were limited by optimism su...
22:36, 08/26/2019

Oil steadies as U.S.-Iran optimism faces U.S.-China trade deal hopes Oil prices steadied on Monday after France's president lifted hopes for a deal between the United States and Iran, while optimism for easing U.S.-China trade tensions supported prices....
18:12, 08/26/2019

Dow futures slightly higher amid fresh optimism on US-China trade talks U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher Monday morning, as market participants prepared for another day of corporate earnings and fresh data releases....
10:12, 04/29/2019

Dow rebounds slightly on Trump's renewed optimism over U.S.-China trade talks The Dow Jones industrial average rebounded modestly amid sharp swings Tuesday as Trump voiced optimism on trade talks with China.        ...
21:36, 05/08/2019

Equities rally dissipates as trade optimism fades, yield curve flattens Wall Street's indexes ended Tuesday's session virtually unchanged after investors turned their focus to U.S.-China trade tensions as euphoria from Friday's U.S.-Mexico deal faded....
23:48, 06/11/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends up sharply on rate cut hopes, trade optimism Wall Street's major indexes charged higher on Friday, as sharply slowing U.S. job growth boosted hopes for Federal Reserve interest rate cuts while optimism about potential progress in U.S. trade figh...
00:36, 06/08/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters Asian shares, European and U.S. stock futures rose on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as global investors hoped for lower U.S. interest rates on the back o...
10:12, 06/10/2019

US STOCKS-Tech boost, trade optimism lead Wall Street higher Wall Street rose on Wednesday, as technology shares gained on the back of Micron's upbeat results, while comments from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin fueled hopes that the United States and China w...
20:48, 06/26/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Most Latam currencies firm on trade optimism, stocks largely down Latin American stocks mostly fell and Brazil's real traded flat on Wednesday, while most other regional currencies firmed on measured optimism around the Sino-U.S. trade dispute. Against a steady ...
22:24, 06/26/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St rises, helped by rate cut hopes, trade optimism Wall Street's major indexes rose on Wednesday as investors bet on a Federal Reserve interest rate cut after weak private sector jobs data and on optimism the United States and Mexico would reach a agr...
23:24, 06/05/2019

Dow, stocks rising amid Fed hints at rate cut and optimism from Mexico on trade dispute U.S. stocks headed higher in early trading after Fed chief remarks on rate cut and Mexico official's optimism on developing trade dispute.        ...
19:12, 06/04/2019

Wall Street set to open higher on trade optimism, strong retail sales U.S. stocks were set to open higher for the third straight day on Friday on growing optimism around trade talks between the United States and China as well as stronger-than-expected domestic retail sa...
15:36, 09/13/2019

Dow, stocks end higher Tuesday amid Fed hints at rate cut, optimism from Mexico on trade U.S. stocks ended higher after Fed chief remarks on rate cut and Mexico official's optimism on developing trade dispute.        ...
04:24, 06/05/2019

S.Korea stocks gain as trade optimism lifts tech sector; won steady Round-up of South Korean financial markets: South Korean shares climbed on Tuesday as overnight gains in U.S. semiconductor shares lifted South Korean chip giants, amid high expectations of policy eas...
05:48, 07/23/2019

Japanese stocks up sharply, China-linked shares climb on trade optimism Japanese stocks rallied on Friday on signs the United States and China might resume full-scale negotiations ahead of an approaching deadline for additional U.S. tariffs....
11:24, 08/30/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks hit 3-week highs on U.S-China trade optimism Latin American stocks surged to three-week highs on Thursday after the United States and China agreed to resume trade talks, raising expectations that both sides will resolve a tariff dispute that has...
22:24, 09/05/2019

PRECIOUS-Gold slips to 1-week low as U.S.-China trade optimism lifts risk sentiment Gold prices fell more than 1% on Monday, their lowest in a week, as hopes of a trade deal between the United States and China improved risk appetite, while a stronger dollar further weighed on prices....
04:36, 07/01/2019

Dow ends flat as Trump's optimism on U.S.-China trade talks is dinged by looming deadline The Dow Jones industrial average rebounded modestly amid sharp swings Tuesday as Trump voiced optimism on trade talks with China.        ...
01:00, 05/09/2019

Dow ends flat as Trump's optimism on U.S.-China trade talks tinged by looming deadline The Dow Jones industrial average rebounded modestly amid sharp swings Tuesday as Trump voiced optimism on trade talks with China.        ...
23:48, 05/08/2019

Trump tells Congress to ‘immediately’ approve Mexico-Canada trade deal, says US moving past ‘stupid years’ of trade policy President Trump on Friday pushed for Congress to “immediately” approve the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), arguing in a Wisconsin speech that his administration is moving the country pa...
23:36, 07/12/2019

Heavy flooding hits eastern Canada Thousands of people were told to evacuate their homes near Montreal in eastern Canada early on Sunday after rising floodwaters breached a dyke following heavy rain....
14:00, 04/29/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Trade optimism lifts Latam markets; Brazil cheers stimulus Latin American markets rose on Wednesday as optimism from U.S.-China trade talks offset concerns of slowing global growth, while a new policy to control Brazil's fiscal woes and provide stimulus to th...
00:24, 07/25/2019

Dozens injured as Air Canada flight to Sydney hits turbulence ‘We all hit the roof,’ passenger says after plane forced to land in Honolulu Dozens of people on an Air Canada flight to Australia have been injured after the plane encountered unexpected turbulence, ...
01:12, 07/12/2019

Canada June sales down 9.5% as losing streak hits 16 months Unlike recent months, during which a single automaker managed to drag down overall sales, every major automaker from Detroit to Japan posted June declines in Canada. The Canadian industry hasn’t seen ...
02:12, 07/04/2019

Ferrari tops Canada practice after Hamilton hits wall Charles Leclerc posted the fastest time in practice for the Canadian Grand Prix on Friday as Ferrari took advantage of some Mercedes misfortune with world champion Lewis Hamilton watching from the pit...
05:24, 06/08/2019

Dorian Hits Canada With Heavy Rain, Powerful Winds Dorian arrived on Canada’s Atlantic coast Saturday with heavy rain and powerful winds, toppling a construction crane in Halifax and knocking out power for more than 300,000 people....
05:24, 09/08/2019

Dozens injured when Air Canada flight hits severe turbulence Dozens of passengers aboard an Air Canada flight were injured when the plane hit severe turbulence en route from Vancouver to Australia, forcing it to make an emergency landing in Hawaii. The plane ca...
16:24, 07/12/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX hits five-month low on global growth concerns Canada's main stock index hit a five-month low on Thursday, as the inversion of the country's yield curve by the most in nearly two decades raised fears of a looming recession, adding to worries over ...
17:48, 08/15/2019

Have an old car? You’re not alone. Vehicle age hits record DETROIT (AP) — People are keeping cars and trucks longer than ever. The average age of a U.S. vehicle hit a record 11.8 years, as better quality and technology has allowed owners to hang onto them. Th...
14:24, 06/27/2019

Storm Dorian hits Canada as Bahamas left in 'hour of darkness' The prime minister of the Bahamas has said the islands are in their "hour of darkness" following the onslaught of Hurricane Dorian, which is now wreaking havoc in Canada after moving north up the US e...
13:36, 09/08/2019

35 Injured on Air Canada Flight to Australia After Aircraft Hits 'Sudden Turbulence' Dozens of passengers aboard an Air Canada flight from Vancouver to Sydney, Australia on Thursday were injured after the aircraft met “un-forecasted and sudden turbulence,” forcing the plane’s pilots t...
06:48, 07/12/2019

Hurricane Dorian Hits Canada's Atlantic Coast, Knocks Out Power Dorian slammed into Canada's Atlantic coast on Saturday, knocking down trees, cutting power, and blowing over a large construction crane in downtown Halifax, the capital of the province of Nova......
16:24, 09/08/2019

Dorian hits Canada's Atlantic coast, knocks out power, downs a crane Dorian slammed into Canada's Atlantic coast on Saturday, knocking down trees, cutting power, and blowing over a large construction crane in downtown Halifax, the capital of the province of Nova Scotia...
03:24, 09/08/2019

ROKU Hits New Record! When Did You Get on This "Runaway Train"? With Roku, Inc. shares soaring 370% in 2019 to become the world's #1 TV streaming service, one analyst dubbed the company a "runaway train" on August 8. Here's what helped our Trader's Classroom subsc...
17:12, 09/04/2019

O's' Villar hits MLB's record-setting 6,106th HR Baltimore's Jonathan Villar hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning Wednesday night, the 6,106th homer of the season, setting a new MLB single-season record....
04:00, 09/12/2019

May budget deficit hits record $207.8 billion WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government’s budget deficit in May rose to a record $207.8 billion, 41.5% higher than a year ago. Most of that increase reflected the impact of calendar quirks that...
20:24, 06/12/2019

Black unemployment rate hits record low The unemployment rate among black Americans hit a record low in August, closing in on the gap in unemployment rates between white and black Americans....
10:12, 09/07/2019

Watch: More than 1,000 attempt 'Baby Shark' dance record in Canada A Guinness World Record attempt at a festival in Alberta gathered more than 1,000 people to perform the dance moves to viral children's song "Baby Shark."...
00:36, 07/23/2019

Subway performance hits six-year high The subway isn’t as bad as it used to be. More than 80 percent of weekday subway trains were on time last month — a six-year high for the embattled transit service — while straphange...
00:12, 07/12/2019

Indians get season-high 18 hits, beat Red Sox 14-9 BOSTON (AP) — Carlos Santana homered and hit Cleveland’s first triple of the season, Greg Allen added a pair of three-baggers and the Indians pounded out a season-high 18 hits in a 14-9 win over...
05:12, 05/30/2019

Homer rate hits monthly high with 1,120 in May Toronto's Vladimir Guerrero Jr. went deep in the eighth inning at Colorado on Friday, the final day of the month, to set the record with the 1,120th homer in May....
07:00, 06/01/2019

Global tourism hits record highs - but who goes where on holiday? As the holiday season approaches, we look at the rise and rise of tourism and find out where the world’s 1.4bn international travellers go on vacationTourism is on the rise. In 2018 there were a recor...
11:00, 07/01/2019

Costco Hits Record Highs: Could You See the Rally Coming? Costco's share price has outperformed in 2019 -- yet as late as March, financial news sources painted a confusing picture. Not so with Trader's Classroom forecasts: See the evidence for yourself....
22:36, 07/12/2019

FTC hits Facebook officially with record $5 billion fine The Federal Trade Commission charged Facebook on Wednesday a record-breaking $5 billion penalty for violating a 2012 order by the commission related to fooling users about their ability to control pri...
20:12, 07/24/2019

UK hits record 140 hours without using coal as power source Britain today continued to shed its reliance on coal as the nation approached a record six days without using the non-renewable energy source to generate power....
16:24, 05/07/2019

| Norway's Haland hits U20 WC record 9-goal haul Norway's Erling Haland smashed the Under-20 World Cup record for goals scored in a single match when he hit a whopping nine in a 12-0 thrashing of Honduras....
23:00, 05/30/2019

VIX Futures Open Interest Hits New Record: Over 280,000 Contracts CHICAGO, March 6, 2012 - CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that open interest in CBOE Volatility Index (VIX index) futures reached new all-time highs on Monday, March 5 and Thursday, Ma...
09:12, 05/02/2019

Number of Displaced People Hits Postwar Record The number of forcibly displaced people in the world reached almost 71 million at the end of last year, the most since just after World War II and double the number of 20 years ago, according to a U.N...
15:48, 06/19/2019

Netherlands Hits New Record Temperature Of 41.7 Degrees Celsius The Netherlands hit a new high temperature record of 41.7 degrees on Thursday, meteorologists said, as a heatwave turned large parts of Europe into a furnace....
19:24, 07/25/2019

Canada M&A set to slow on volatility, high valuations after first-half drop The dip in corporate deals activity in Canada in the first half of 2019 is likely to continue into the third quarter as economic uncertainty creates market volatility and asset valuations remain eleva...
17:48, 07/04/2019

Arctic fox sets record with epic 2,000-mile trek from Norway to Canada This stone cold fox just set a new land-speed record for the species by traveling more than 2,000 miles from Norway to Canada in just 76 days, according to stunned researchers at the Norwegian Polar I...
18:12, 07/02/2019

Stocks little changed, pound hits 6-week high A gauge of global stocks held near flat on Monday after bouncing between gains and losses as investors questioned whether likely stimulus measures from the world's central banks would be enough to det...
02:48, 09/10/2019

Dollar Hits Two-Year High as Yuan Slumps The dollar reached its strongest level in over two years as the gloomy outlook for global growth, rising U.S.-China trade tensions and political turmoil in Europe weighed on major currencies world-wid...
21:48, 09/03/2019

U.S. job openings slip; hiring hits all-time high U.S. job openings fell slightly in April, but a surge in hiring to a record high suggested strong demand for labor before a recent escalation in trade tensions that was partly blamed for a sharp slowd...
20:12, 06/10/2019

Macau casino revenue hits 5-month high in May Gambling revenue in the Chinese territory of Macau hit a five-month high in May, although softer demand from high rollers amid a slowdown in the world's No.2 economy and a Sino-U.S. trade war continue...
09:00, 06/01/2019

Global stocks climb as S&P 500 hits record, oil steadies after selloff A jump in U.S. consumer spending propelled U.S. shares to a record high on Monday and global equities edged upwards, helping offset a weak euro zone sentiment survey and political uncertainty over Spa...
22:36, 04/29/2019

Global stocks climb as S&P 500 hits record, oil rises after selloff A jump in U.S. consumer spending pushed U.S. shares to an intraday record on Monday and global equities edged higher, offsetting a weak euro zone sentiment survey and political uncertainty over Spain'...
22:12, 04/29/2019

MLB roundup: Orioles' Villar hits record-setting homer Jonathan Villar hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the seventh inning to help the Baltimore Orioles to a 7-3 victory over the visiting Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday night....
13:48, 09/12/2019

‘Rarest Beatles record in the world’ hits the auction block Lady Gaga was not the first superstar to rock raw meat. The Fab Four’s “Yesterday and Today” album, often referred to by musicologists as the “rarest Beatles record in the worl...
17:48, 05/09/2019

Alonso hits record 26th HR, Mets rout Cubs 10-2 Rookie slugger Pete Alonso hit his 26th homer, Todd Frazier and Wilson Ramos also connected and the New York Mets routed the Chicago Cubs 10-2 on Saturday to win consecutive road games for the first t...
00:12, 06/23/2019

Ervin ties Reds' record with 6 hits in 17-9 win over Rockies Derek Dietrich, Yasiel Puig, and Curt Casale homered and the Cincinnati Reds put together five-run outbursts in the sixth and seventh innings to rally past the Colorado Rockies 17-9    ...
11:00, 07/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Oil output at Kazakhstan's Kashagan hits record of 400,000 bpd - sources Oil output at Kazakhstan's Kashagan field reached an all-time high of 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) on Tuesday, three sources familiar with daily production data told Reuters....
19:12, 06/05/2019

Ebola outbreak in the DRC hits record number of cases in a single day The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic Congo is the second deadliest ever, and has proven difficult to contain because of violent attacks in the region...
18:48, 05/02/2019

Economy grew at 2.1% in second quarter as recovery hits record length The economy grew at a 2.1% annualized rate in the second quarter, the Bureau of Economic Analysis reported Thursday morning in a preliminary report on gross domestic product....
15:00, 07/26/2019

Global stocks edge up as S&P 500 hits record, oil pares losses Global shares edged higher on Monday as the S&P 500 touched an intraday record after a jump in U.S. consumer spending helped offset a weak euro zone sentiment survey and political uncertainty in the w...
18:00, 04/29/2019

D'backs tie franchise record with 21 hits, beat Rangers 19-4 Eduardo Escobar homered twice and the Arizona Diamondbacks tied a franchise record with 21 hits while thumping the Texas Rangers 19-4       ...
08:12, 07/18/2019

Weed ban means no Rocky Mountain high for Canada's Calgary Stampede Canada's Calgary Stampede, known as the country's biggest and booziest annual party, is banning the use of cannabis on its grounds in the first year that legislators made the drug legal across the cou...
20:12, 07/05/2019

Canada ratifies deal to prevent commercial fishing in High Arctic  No commercial fishing currently takes place in the High Arctic, but fish stocks are shifting and fishers and scientists have wondered what the northernmost seas on the planet hold....
03:48, 05/30/2019

Arctic fox travels record-setting 2,200 miles in 76 days — from Norway to Canada The Arctic fox moved at a rate of 29 miles a day, and at its fastest, traveled nearly 100 miles in a single day as it crossed Greenland.        ...
00:00, 07/03/2019

Record high in jeopardy today! TUCSON – We tied the record yesterday with high of 107° and we’ll get close to the record, once again, today! Today: Another scorcher with temperatures near record (10%). High: 109° Recor...
14:13, 08/15/2019

Oil hits six-week high as storm builds in Gulf of Mexico Oil futures hit a six-week high on Thursday as a storm built in the Gulf of Mexico, threatening crude output, while an incident with a British tanker in the Middle East highlighted ongoing tensions in...
06:12, 07/11/2019

Bonn Opera Gala hits high notes for AIDS The 8th Opera Gala Bonn for the German AIDS Foundation not only offered guests top-class arias, but also raised nearly one quarter million euros in donations in the fight against HIV....
16:00, 05/13/2019

CNN Poll: Trump's approval rating on the economy hits a new high President Donald Trump hits a new high on his economic approval ratings in a new CNN Poll conducted by SSRS, reaching 56% of Americans saying he's doing a good job on the economy....
20:36, 05/02/2019

Belgium Hits All-Time High Temperature Of 40.6 Degrees Celsius Belgian meteorologists registered record high temperatures on Thursday as western Europe sweltered under a multi-day heatwave that has disrupted transport and triggered safety warnings....
19:24, 07/25/2019

Hyundai India Market Share Hits All Time High Hyundai Motor India has been able to corner its highest ever share of the Indian car market. July sales data shows Hyundai's share at 19.4 per cent - the maximum its achieved in its over 20 years in.....
13:12, 08/20/2019

Wall St. gains after tame inflation data; S&P 500 hits high U.S. stocks were higher in Monday afternoon trading, with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hitting record highs, as consumer spending rose in March and benign inflation data underscored the Federal Reserve'...
22:12, 04/29/2019

Consumer Inflation Hits 10-Month High Of 3.21% In August: 10 Points Consumer inflation came in at 3.21 per cent in August, government data showed on Thursday. That marked the highest level recorded since October last year, when it had stood at 3.38 per cent. Consumer....
17:36, 09/12/2019

High-stakes bid to stop climate bill hits 2nd day in Oregon SALEM, Ore. (AP) — GOP senators are preparing to remain absent from the Capitol for a second day to block a landmark climate plan that would be the second of its kind nationwide. Gov. Kate Brown has d...
08:48, 06/21/2019

Scientists baffled as Antarctic ice hits record low, wiping out three decades of ‘gains’ The difference covers an area bigger than the size of Mexico. Losing that much in just three years “is pretty incredible” and faster than anything scientists have seen before, said study author Claire...
23:24, 07/01/2019

Ebola outbreak in Congo hits record for confirmed cases in single day The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has reached a grim milestone, with 27 new cases confirmed in a single day -- a record for the current outbreak....
18:48, 05/01/2019

The Handmaid’s Tale rewinds the tape, then hits record on a bewildering episode There are moments of ambiguity in “Unknown Caller,” another beautifully filmed, well-acted episode of The Handmaid’s Tale that falls apart like tissue paper in the rain the second you attempt to look ...
20:00, 06/19/2019

Joe Biden hits Booker over Newark record, says he won't be 'polite' at next debate showdown Former Vice President Joe Biden is turning up the volume on his criticism of presidential primary rivals ahead of next week’s second round of Democratic debates where he’ll be standing alongside two o...
22:12, 07/25/2019

France fries: Record heat hits tourists, schools, hospitals Schools are spraying kids with water and nursing homes are equipping the elderly with hydration sensors as France battles a record-setting heat wave baking much of Europe...
10:12, 06/28/2019

Ebola outbreak in Congo hits record with 27 new cases confirmed in a single day The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has reached a grim milestone, with 27 new cases confirmed in a single day -- a record for the current outbreak....
18:00, 05/02/2019

Cboe Periodic Auctions Hits New One-Day Record of €582 Million Traded on March 12 LONDON –  13 March 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today reported that Cboe Europe’s Periodic Auctions ...
14:36, 05/01/2019

For the Record: signs of trouble before David Cameron book hits shelves Preorders appear sluggish and some shops in remain-voting areas say they won’t stock memoirIt is the fruit of three years’ work, at least some of which is presumed to have taken place inside a £25,000...
19:36, 09/13/2019

Lyft hits record low as Uber slumps in Wall Street debut Lyft Inc's stock slumped to a record low on Friday as Uber Technologies, another company hemorrhaging billions of dollars, fell in its Wall Street debut....
19:12, 05/10/2019

Tech Companies Say it’s Too Hard to Hire High-Skilled Immigrants in the U.S. — So They’re Growing in Canada Instead On a recent Tuesday, Neal Fachan walked down a dock in Seattle’s Lake Union and boarded a blue and yellow Harbour Air seaplane, alongside six other tech executives. He was bound for Vancouver to...
02:48, 07/26/2019

Huawei plans to deploy high-speed internet to Canada’s remote regions Telecom giant announces plan amid diplomatic crisis between Canada and China over detention of executive The embattled Chinese telecom giant Huawei has unveiled plans to deploy high-speed wireless int...
23:24, 07/22/2019

Alberta runner Dave Proctor looking to shatter trans-Canada speed record in 2020 Ultramarathoner Dave Proctor is penetrating again to run 7,200 kilometres across the country in 65 days, to raise money and awareness for rare diseases that are difficult to diagnose and treat....
22:48, 09/15/2019

Watch: Toronto Blue Jays record 11-4 victory over Kansas City Royals on Canada Day Toronto shortstop Freddy Galvis recorded his third career multi-home run game and the Blue Jays earned their first Canada Day win in four years with an 11-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals....
16:36, 07/02/2019

Number of women in work at 72% record high Women are fast becoming as likely as men to go out to work, as the rising state pension age forces more to postpone retirement, official figures reveal today....
15:00, 06/11/2019

Refugee numbers worldwide hit record high: UN For the first time ever, the number of displaced people reached 70.8 million at the end of 2018, according to the UNHCR. The agency's chief warned against a hostile climate for refugees, but Germany c...
10:00, 06/19/2019

Rate-cut euphoria elevates S&P 500 to record high The S&P 500 hit a record high on Thursday, lifted by Wall Street's expectations that the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates as soon as next month to keep the U.S.-China trade war from stalling ec...
23:36, 06/20/2019

S&P registers record high on solid data The S&P 500 broke above its intraday record high on Monday, underscoring the view that the bull market has longer to run, after consumer spending rose in March and inflation data was benign....
22:36, 04/29/2019

S&P 500 climbs toward record high, earnings in focus The S&P 500 climbed toward a record high on Monday, supported by expectations of lower interest rates, while investors awaited quarterly earnings from marquee companies Facebook, Alphabet and Amazon l...
22:36, 07/22/2019

Gold Prices Hit New Record High: 10 Things To Know Gold prices on Tuesday touched a new record high of Rs 38,770 per 10 grams in Delhi, news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) reported. Gold prices jumped by Rs 200 despite weak trend overseas as the......
23:48, 08/20/2019

Baltic index hits new nine-year high on strong capesize demand The Baltic Exchange's main sea freight index rose for an eighth-straight session on Monday, beating a near nine-year peak marked at the end of last week and helped by robust capesize demand....
18:36, 09/02/2019

METALS-Shanghai aluminium hits 9-mth high amid supply concerns Shanghai aluminium hit its highest level in nine months on Tuesday, tracking gains in London in the previous session, as fears of a shortage following a flooding in China added to gains from China's m...
07:36, 08/20/2019

METALS-Shanghai aluminium hits over 9-month high on supply worries Shanghai aluminium hit its highest level in more than nine months on Tuesday, tracking gains in London in the previous session, on worries over supply disruption in top producer China....
12:00, 08/20/2019

Oil hits six-week high on hopes of extended OPEC output cuts Oil futures hit a six-week high on Tuesday, rising for a fifth day on optimism that OPEC and other countries may agree to extend production cuts in a bid to support prices....
08:24, 09/10/2019

AB InBev profits as beer sales growth hits five-year high Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world's largest brewer, beat earnings expectations after beer sales grew at their fastest pace in over five years, helped by increases in Latin America, Europe and Africa an...
10:48, 07/25/2019

Vix Futures Extended Trading Hours Volume Hits New Single-Day High CHICAGO, IL – December 12, 2014 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced that trading volume in CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) futures during extended trading hours(ET...
01:24, 05/02/2019

U.S. measles outbreak hits 'completely avoidable' 25-year-high: officials The number of measles cases in the United States has reached a 25-year peak, propelled by the spread of misinformation about the vaccine that can prevent the disease, federal health officials said on ...
18:24, 04/29/2019

Negative-yielding bond supply hits all-time high - J.P. Morgan The amount of bonds carrying negative yields increased to an all-time peak of $13.2 trillion on Wednesday, up $1.6 trillion or 13.4% from a month earlier in the wake of a dramatic rally in bond......
02:24, 08/10/2019

Michigan study: Consumer sentiment this month hits 15-year high A new study Friday said U.S. consumer sentiment has risen to its highest level in 15 years, introducing some positive economic news after negative figures for retail sales this month....
20:00, 05/17/2019

Bitcoin as healthy as ever as the network hits all-time high mining difficulty Bitcoin is having a very good week – both in terms of price and the stability of its blockchain. Shortly after surging past $9,000 to hit its highest price for 2019, the cryptocurrency‘s mining diffic...
16:36, 05/31/2019

Exciting new iPhone features are on the way as Apple’s R&D spend hits an all-time high Historically, Apple hasn’t spent as much on Research and Development (R&D) as some of its rivals. Even as recently as 5 years ago, Apple’s R&D expenditures were easily eclipsed by any numb...
02:48, 08/07/2019

Japan stocks rise as Wall St hits record highs, Advantest surges Japanese stocks rose on Thursday after Wall Street climbed to record highs, although the gains were modest as investors showed restraint ahead of policy decisions by the European Central Bank later in...
08:36, 07/25/2019

'Game of Thrones' hits record 19.3 million viewers in series finale despite fan backlash Despite high criticism from fans, the final episode of "Game of Thrones" shattered single-night viewing records Sunday, with 19.3 million tuning in to watch the finale....
21:36, 05/20/2019

Baked Alaska: Anchorage Smashes Temperature Record as Thermometer Hits 90 Degrees This year’s Independence Day in Anchorage, Alaska, is not one its residents will soon forget as the temperature got as high as 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 degrees Celsius), establishing a new record for...
04:12, 07/06/2019

Education Department Hits Michigan State With Record Fine Over Nassar Scandal The Education Department announced a $4.5 million fine for Michigan State University over the Larry Nassar scandal and ordered an overhaul of its handling of sexual assault....
19:12, 09/05/2019

Japan's Nikkei rises as Wall St hits record highs, Advantest rallies The Nikkei share average made modest gains on Thursday after Wall Street rose overnight to record highs, as investors in Japan showed retraint ahead of policy decisions by the European Central Bank la...
06:24, 07/25/2019

CBOE OPTIONS ON SPDR® GOLD TRUST (GLD) VOLUME HITS RECORD: 128,500 CONTRACTS CHICAGO, July 14, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today hit a record daily trading volume of 128,523 contracts in options on the SPDR Gold Trust (CBOE ticker symbol: GLD), topping the...
17:24, 05/02/2019

Japan's 'Supreme' Bullet Train Hits Record Speed Of 360 Kmph In Test Run A new model of bullet train set to enter service ahead of the Tokyo Olympics hit a record speed of 360 kilometers (224 miles) per hour in a test run, operator JR Central said....
08:00, 05/25/2019

Record heat hits U.S. Southeast, threat of flooding remains in Central states A heat wave with record-breaking potential gripped the southeastern United States on Monday, while the Central Plains will get a respite from the deadly weather that has pounded and flooded the region...
22:48, 05/27/2019

AB InBev beats expectations as beer sales growth hits five-year high Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world's largest brewer, beat earnings expectations in the second quarter after beer sales grew at their fastest pace in over five years, helped by increases in Latin America...
08:12, 07/25/2019

Gold hits six-year high as geopolitical tensions bubble - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIntroduction: Gold leaps to six-year highGold climbs to $1,438/ounce overnightIranian tensions and trade war fears worry investorsDollar under...
10:00, 06/25/2019

Pound hits five-week high as no-deal Brexit fears ebb - business live Sterling is rallying as City investors anticipate a Brexit delay, and an electionLatest: Sterling rallies on no-deal Brexit hopesPound goes up as Johnson’s problems mountCity hopes no-deal Brexit can ...
17:12, 09/05/2019

Euro hits seven-week high as ECB's Draghi reassures markets with a dovish tone The euro jumped to a seven-week high against the U.S. dollar, after the ECB said it would delay its first post-crisis interest rate hike until at least the middle of next year....
15:24, 06/06/2019

Tucson native & Sahuaro High alum Alex Verdugo hits another homer against Red Sox BOSTON – Tucson native and former Sahuaro High School standout Alex Verdugo hit a home run at historic Fenway against the Boston Red Sox on Friday night. Verdugo was 2-4 and continues to hit ove...
09:12, 07/13/2019

METALS-Shanghai nickel hits 10-1/2-month high on Indonesian supply concerns Shanghai nickel prices on Monday surged to their highest in more than 10 months, tracking an overnight rally in London, on concerns that top producer Indonesia will resume an export ban on ore in 2022...
05:00, 07/15/2019

Gold price hits six-year high as investors await US interest rate cut One troy ounce reaches $1,452.60 amid increased US-Iran tensionsGold prices have hit their highest levels in six years as investors brace for an interest rate cut by the US Federal Reserve and seek a ...
13:48, 07/19/2019

Bitcoin healthy AF following Zuckbuck reveal, hash rate hits all-time high Bitcoin‘s hash rate is skyrocketing, setting a new all-time-high to fly in the face of Facebook’s ambitious Libra cryptocurrency — a remarkably healthy sign for the world’s most popular blockchain. Bi...
19:48, 06/20/2019

S&P ends near flat as Citigroup results sink banks; Nasdaq hits new high The benchmark S&P 500 index ended little changed on Monday after oscillating between positive and negative territory throughout the session after Citigroup Inc kicked off the earnings season with a m...
23:48, 07/15/2019

As bank profits soar, Wall Street’s political spending hits new high Banks and financial institutions dramatically increased their political spending as Congress debated, and then passed, legislation last year that rolled back several key industry regulations....
18:48, 04/30/2019

Global shares ease ahead of Fed test, dollar hits two-month high Global shares eased on Monday and the dollar hit a two-month high against a basket of currencies as markets counted down to a likely cut in U.S. interest rates this week, with much riding on whether t...
13:48, 07/29/2019

Record high UK temperature could have been reached-provisional data A British record high temperature, 38.7 Celsius (101.6 Fahrenheit), may have been reached on Thursday, provisional data from the UK Met Office showed on Friday....
19:36, 07/26/2019

Mexico's Murder Rate Hit Record High in 2018 Mexico’s murder rate hit a record last year, and homicides continue to climb so far this year, posing a challenge for the new government of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador....
21:24, 07/25/2019

Asia stocks mixed as S&P 500 touches record high Stocks in Asia were mixed in Tuesday morning trade. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 touched a record high overnight on Wall Street on the back of a recent pause in tariff escalation between the U.S. and China....
02:36, 07/02/2019

S&P 500 at record high; investors await fresh earnings The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hit record highs on Monday after data showed U.S. consumer spending surged in March, but gains in shares remained muted as investors waited for a fresh batch of earnings rep...
17:12, 04/29/2019

Record-high used sales drive Q2 profits at Sonic Net income from continuing operations jumped 57 percent to $26.8 million for the nation's fifth-largest U.S. dealership group, while revenue rose 4.3 percent to $2.6 billion....
22:36, 07/25/2019

Gold Prices Recede From Record High: 10 Things To Know Gold prices on Monday fell by by Rs 100 to Rs 38,570 per 10 grams in Delhi, news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) reported. The yellow metal fell on weak trend overseas and tepid demand from......
18:48, 08/19/2019

Apple lifts S&P 500 to new record high ahead of Fed decision The S&P 500 index notched a fresh record high on Wednesday, as gains in Apple Inc's shares after forecast-beating results powered a rally in technology stocks ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest pol...
16:36, 05/01/2019

Europe heatwave: record high of 45C expected in France Temperature records expected to be broken as minister warns heatwaves could become normNational high temperature records set mostly in late July or August are likely to be broken across Europe this we...
19:48, 06/25/2019

Deforestation of Brazilian Amazon surges to record high Environmentalists fear 2019 will be one of worst years for deforestation in recent memoryDeforestation of the Brazilian Amazon surged last month to the highest May level since the current monitoring m...
20:24, 06/04/2019

Record high UK temperature could have been reached: Provisional data A British record high temperature, 38.7 Celsius (101.6 Fahrenheit), may have been reached on Thursday, provisional data from the UK Met Office showed on Friday....
20:12, 07/26/2019

RNC rakes in a record $20.8M for June amid sky-high Q2 numbers The Republican Party continued bringing in unprecedented fundraising totals with a new high for the month of June that added to its massive war chest before the 2020 elections, Fox News has learned....
00:48, 07/17/2019

Dangerous, Record-High Temperatures Hit Western Europe, With More to Come Belgium and the Netherlands set national records, and the all-time marks for Germany and Britain could fall on Thursday. Paris will approach 108 degrees....
19:24, 07/24/2019

Montpellier melts under a 45C high as Europe hit by record heatwave The south of France is like August in Death Valley, officials say, but lessons have been learnt from the deadly summer of 2003“Where shall we put it?” asked Luc Gomel, the director of Montpellier zoo....
21:00, 06/29/2019

CBOE OPTIONS ON SPDR GOLD TRUST (GLD) VOLUME HITS NEW DAILY RECORD:188,841 CONTRACTS CHICAGO, August 6, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) yesterday recorded a record daily trading volume of 188,841 contracts in options on the SPDR Gold Trust (CBOE ticker symbol: GLD), t...
17:24, 05/02/2019

CBOE VOLATILITY INDEX (VIX) OPTIONS VOLUME HITS NEW DAILY RECORD - MORE THAN 700,000 CONTRACTS TRADED Chicago, December 3, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that Thursday's daily trading volume in CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) options reached an estimated all-time record of 712,...
17:24, 05/02/2019

Chipotle's stock hits all-time high after earnings top estimates, raises sales forecast Chipotle Mexican Grill on Tuesday reported that its digital sales nearly doubled during its second quarter, fueling earnings that beat analysts' expectations....
00:36, 07/24/2019

Dollar hits two-year high against the euro as Fed's Powell rules out prolonged easing cycle The dollar rose to a two-year peak against the euro and hit a two-month high versus the yen on Thursday as U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell ruled out a lengthy easing cycle after delivering...
05:00, 08/01/2019

UPDATE 1-AB InBev beats expectations as beer sales growth hits 5-year high Anheuser-Busch InBev, the world's largest brewer, beat earnings expectations in the second quarter after beer sales grew at their fastest pace in over five years, helped by increases in Latin America,...
08:36, 07/25/2019

China's yuan slides to 11-year low, but pound hits one-month high – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsLatest: Pound rises after Brexit meetingIntroduction: Yuan slides as trade jitters growUS and China hiked tariffs on FridayUBS tells clients t...
16:12, 08/27/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P 500, Dow hit record high at open on hopes of rate cut The S&P 500 and Dow indexes hit a record high at the open on Friday, after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's dovish remarks this week boosted bets of an interest rate cut this month....
16:36, 07/12/2019

S&P 500 at record high as Apple powers rally ahead of Fed decision The S&P 500 index notched a fresh record high on Wednesday, as gains in Apple Inc's shares after forecast-beating results powered a rally in technology stocks ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest pol...
19:12, 05/01/2019

Gold Surpasses Rs 38,000-Mark, Registers New Record High: 10 Points Gold rose for second straight day and rose above Rs 38,000-mark for the first time. Gold price jumped by Rs 550 on Thursday, news agency Press Trust of India reported. Gold prices gained as investors....
17:12, 08/08/2019

Rio de Janeiro: killings by police hit a record high in Brazilian state Rise comes under Governor Wilson Witzel, a Bolsonaro ally who has promised a zero-tolerance policy against criminalsPolice killings in the state of Rio de Janeiro have hit a record high, rising by 18%...
01:48, 05/04/2019

Paris reaches record-high 108 degrees during heat wave The City of Light became the city of heat on Thursday, as Paris recorded its highest-ever temperature thanks to a sizzling heat wave that’s been blasting Europe. The mercury in the French capita...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Gold Demand May Fall To Three-Year Low As Prices Hit Record High Lower purchases by India, the world's second biggest consumer after China, could limit a rally in global prices that hit a 6-year high earlier this week....
10:00, 06/26/2019

Police killings in Rio de Janeiro state reach record high Police killings in the state of Rio de Janeiro have hit a record high, rising by 18% in the first three months of this year in a spike partly attributed to a zero tolerance for criminals campaign by s...
04:36, 05/04/2019

Risks to Wall Street's rally abound despite record high The benchmark S&P 500 index hit a record high on Thursday as an almost giddy euphoria over the prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut fueled the appetite for equities, but there are plenty of pitfalls ...
03:24, 06/21/2019

Sensex To Hit New Record High By Year-End If NDA Retains Power: Poll The BSE Sensex index rose by its biggest amount in one day since September 2013 on Monday after exit polls showed the NDA will retain power for a second consecutive term...
10:24, 05/22/2019

Gold Prices Fall After Touching Record High: 10 Things To Know Gold prices on Tuesday fell from the record-high level it touched yesterday. Gold prices dropped by Rs 100 to Rs 38,370 per 10 grams in Delhi, reported news agency Press Trust of India (PTI). The......
18:24, 08/13/2019

Alphabet, Starbucks drive Wall Street to record high Robust earnings from Alphabet and Starbucks pushed the S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes to record highs on Friday, with support from data showing U.S. economic growth slowed less than expected in the second...
02:12, 07/27/2019

Record high temperatures? How to stay safe during a heat wave Extreme heat and hot temperatures can be deadly. Avoid the heat and know the signs of heat stroke and exhaustion. Here's a guide to staying safe.        ...
22:24, 05/24/2019

U.S. home sales tumble as prices surge to record high U.S home sales fell more than expected in June as a persistent shortage of properties pushed prices to a record high, indicating the housing market was struggling to regain speed since hitting a soft ...
21:12, 07/23/2019

Surging chip stocks send Nasdaq to record high The Nasdaq hit a record high on Wednesday and the S&P 500 was close behind as reassuring comments from Texas Instruments about global chip demand blunted the impact of weak earnings reports from Boein...
21:48, 07/24/2019

US housing debt surges to $9.4T, topping record high from 2008 Residential mortgage debt in the U.S. reached a new high in the three months through June, topping a previous record during the height of the financial crisis....
04:12, 08/15/2019

‘White Lightning’ stuns again for high school 100-meter record “White Lightning” struck again. Last month, Houston Strake Jesuit senior Matthew Boling watched his national high school record sprint get left out of the history books because of wind aid...
00:24, 05/14/2019

LSE shares hit record high as investors cheer $27 billion Refinitiv bid London Stock Exchange Group Plc shares rose more than 15% to a record high on Monday as investors cheered its $27 billion bid to buy financial data firm Refinitiv Holdings Ltd, in a deal that could t...
05:00, 07/30/2019

S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record high on upbeat Alphabet earnings, GDP data Robust earnings from Google-parent Alphabet and Twitter took the S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes to record highs on Friday, with support from data that showed the domestic economy slowed lesser than expect...
20:36, 07/26/2019

Wall Street gives up record high following weak results, Draghi Wall Street fell from record highs on Thursday following a flurry of downbeat quarterly results from Ford Motor and other companies and after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi's comments disapp...
00:00, 07/26/2019

United Kingdom sets all-time high temperature record The heat wave that scorched Europe last week has broken another record: 101.7 degrees in Cambridge, England, was the UK's all-time high temperature.        ...
23:24, 07/29/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P registers record high on solid data The S&P 500 broke above its intraday record high on Monday, underscoring the view that the bull market has longer to run, after consumer spending rose in March and inflation data was benign....
23:00, 04/29/2019

France prepares to swelter in record high June temperatures Authorities in Paris are setting up "cool rooms" in municipal buildings, opening pools for late-night swimming and installing extra drinking fountains as France braces for a "potentially dangerous" he...
15:00, 06/24/2019

UK record-high temperature of 38.7C reached on July 25 - weather service Britain recorded its highest-ever temperature of 38.7 Celsius (101.7 Fahrenheit) in Cambridge on July 25, the country's national weather service said on Monday, confirming an earlier provisional readi...
04:12, 07/30/2019

Mexico approves trade deal with the US and Canada Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador described the ratification as "very good news." US President Donald Trump wants Congress to follow suit....
03:36, 06/20/2019

Mexico Ratifies Trade Deal with the U.S. and Canada The United States initiated the revision of the North American trade agreement with Mexico and Canada, but Mexico is now the first to ratify the deal....
00:24, 06/20/2019

Mexico Ratifies Trade Pact with U.S., Canada Mexico’s Senate overwhelmingly voted for a broad revision of trade rules between the United States, Canada and Mexico—making the nation the first of the three partners to ratify the pact designed to r...
00:48, 06/20/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX heads lower as gold dip hits materials stocks Canada's main stock index fell on Friday, as falling gold prices dragged down materials stocks and a strong rebound in U.S. job growth in June drove investors to pare bets of an aggressive interest ra...
19:24, 07/05/2019

Home flipping rate hits a 9-year high, indicating potential trouble in real estate Fewer investors are participating in home flipping and profits are lower than before. Could that mean trouble is coming to the housing market?       ...
19:00, 06/10/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam forex gains, Bovespa hits new high on pension reform prospects Latin American stocks rose on Monday led by Brazil's Bovespa which scaled a record high on prospects that the country's pension reform bill will pass in the House of Representatives, while most curren...
03:24, 07/09/2019

METALS-Nickel hits 2-week high as Indonesia floods raise supply disruption fears Nickel prices jumped to two-week highs on Friday as flooding in Indonesia, a major producer and exporter of the metal, sparked fears of supply disruptions....
06:48, 06/14/2019

Europe Suffers Heat Wave of Dangerous, Record-High Temperatures Belgium and the Netherlands set national records, and the all-time marks for Germany and Britain could fall on Thursday. Paris will approach 108 degrees....
15:24, 07/27/2019

Gallup: Record high concern on immigration, America’s biggest ‘problem’ Growing concerns about nonstop illegal immigration has surged to a record high, becoming America’s biggest “problem” by a mile, according to a new poll....
23:12, 07/23/2019

Gold Prices Hit Record High On Strong Global Cues: 10 Things To Know Gold prices touched a new high of Rs. 36,970 per 10 grams in Delhi on Monday, reported news agency Press Trust of India (PTI). The gold rate went up by Rs. 800 per 10 grams on the back of strong......
23:12, 08/05/2019

Global solar installations to reach record high this year: research New solar photovoltaic (PV) installations are set to reach a record high this year, driven by improving markets in Europe and the United States and fast growth in India and Vietnam, consultancy Wood M...
08:48, 07/25/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P 500 opens at record high as Apple powers rally The S&P 500 index opened at an all-time high on Wednesday, as gains Apple Inc's shares after its stellar results and forecast powered a rally in technology stocks ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest...
15:48, 05/01/2019

Houston senior Boling sets high school 100 meter record AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Houston Strake Jesuit senior Matthew Boling ran the 100-meter dash in 10.13 seconds to break the high school record in the event. He set the record Saturday at the Texas UIL state...
00:48, 05/13/2019

Viral track star sets high school record in 100m Houston Strake Jesuit senior Matthew Boling won the 100-meter dash in a wind-legal time of 10.13 seconds Saturday at the Texas state high school track and field championships, setting a national high ...
00:48, 05/13/2019

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P 500 opens at record high on rising rate cut hopes The S&P 500 index hit a record high at the open on Wednesday, boosted by healthcare stocks, as bets of an interest rate cut were spurred by fears of a slowing global economy due to simmering trade te...
17:24, 07/03/2019

Migration from eastern Europe raises German population to record high Germany's population reached a record high of more than 83 million people last year, largely because migration, most of which came from eastern Europe, data showed on Tuesday....
12:12, 07/16/2019

Human trafficking cases hit a 13-year record high, new UN report shows The latest Global Report On Trafficking In Persons, released on Tuesday by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) at UN headquarters in New York, shows a record-high number of cases dete...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Hammer time: US construction index at record high, more work than workers Optimism in the U.S. construction industry has reached a record high, with builders forced to push off work because finding help is difficult due to the historic unemployment low....
23:36, 09/17/2019

It was 113 degrees in France today, an all-time record high, French media says Several people have died around the continent in incidents that authorities are linking to the exceptional weather.       ...
20:24, 06/28/2019

Pence in Canada to build momentum for trade deal Vice President Mike Pence was in the Canadian capital hoping to build momentum to pass a new trade deal with Canada and Mexico. (May 30)        ...
00:48, 05/31/2019

Mexico's senate approves trade deal with US, Canada Mexico's Senate has voted to ratify a new free trade agreement with the United States and Canada, making it the first of the three countries to gain legislative approval....
07:36, 06/20/2019

Working With Canada and Mexico on Trade ‘Is a Priority,’ Mnuchin Says Steven Mnuchin, the Treasury secretary, said at a Senate hearing on Wednesday that trade advisers were working with Mexico and Canada toward ending tensions between the three countries on trade and ta...
00:36, 05/16/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX weighed down by fears of a protracted trade war Canada's main stock index fell on Wednesday, with energy and mining stocks leading declines, as investors fled riskier assets on worries over a prolonged U.S.-China trade war....
17:36, 05/22/2019

Trump Meets Canada’s Trudeau for Trade Discussions (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump welcomed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the White House as the two leaders work to get a replacement for the North American Free Trade Agreement ...
20:24, 06/20/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls for second day on U.S.-China trade worries Canada's main stock index fell on Tuesday, as worries about a deterioration in trade negotiations between the United States and China made investors wary of riskier assets....
18:00, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazilian markets surge on rate cut hopes, stocks hit record high Brazilian markets rose strongly on Friday, as the increasing likelihood of lower domestic and overseas interest rates in the coming months boosted investor sentiment and sent stocks to their highest o...
17:48, 06/21/2019

Gold Prices Touch New Record High On Strong Overseas Trend: 10 Points Gold prices touched a new record high of Rs. 37,920 per 10 grams in Delhi on Wednesday, news agency Press Trust of India (PTI) reported. The gold prices surged by Rs 1,113 on sustained buying from......
16:00, 08/07/2019

CBOE SEAT SELLS FOR NEW HIGH OF $3.3 MILLION; SECOND CONSECUTIVE DAY OF RECORD MEMBERSHIP PRICES CHICAGO, June 18, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that a CBOE seat, or membership, traded for a new all-time high of $3,300,000 earlier today.Today's record surpassed yester...
20:12, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 1-Investors pour $28 bln in money-market funds as S&P 500 hit record high -Lipper U.S.-based money-market funds attracted about $28 billion in the week ended Wednesday, their largest weekly inflow since mid-May, as the S&P 500 Index rose above 3,000 for the first time on Wednesday....
23:12, 07/11/2019

Investors pour $28 billion in money-market funds as S&P hit record high: Lipper U.S.-based money-market funds attracted about $28 billion in the week ended Wednesday, their largest weekly inflow since mid-May, as the S&P 500 Index rose above 3,000 for the first time on......
23:00, 07/11/2019

UPDATE 2-Investors pour $28 bln in money-market funds as S&P 500 hit record high -Lipper U.S.-based money-market funds attracted about $28 billion in the week ended Wednesday, their largest weekly inflow since mid-May, as the S&P 500 Index rose above 3,000 for the first time on Wednesday....
00:24, 07/12/2019

Americans' reliance on Social Security is near a record high, survey shows Chances are good that you'll be leaning on Social Security, in some capacity, to make ends meet during retirement.       ...
19:00, 06/29/2019

Texas power prices nearly triple to record high as heat bakes state Spot power prices in Texas almost tripled to a record high for Friday as the state's grid operator took emergency measures for a second time this week to keep the lights on as consumers cranked up the...
17:36, 08/16/2019

Investors pour $28 billion in money-market funds as S&P 500 hit record high: Lipper U.S.-based money-market funds attracted about $28 billion in the week ended Wednesday, their largest weekly inflow since mid-May, as the S&P 500 Index rose above 3,000 for the first time on Wednesday....
04:24, 07/12/2019

U.S. wants new trade pact with Canada, Mexico passed by summer: Pence U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday he was pushing to get the U.S. Congress to ratify the new North American trade agreement this summer after both Canada and Mexico signaled they are read...
05:48, 05/31/2019

Top US, Canada trade officials to talk metal tariffs remedy Lighthizer is expected to "float a proposal" to remove the tariffs and "chart a path forward" for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, according to a senior administration official....
20:00, 05/15/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX dips at open as trade tensions weigh Canada's main stock index opened slightly lower on Friday following a sharp escalation in U.S.-China trade row but stabilizing oil prices lifted energy stocks, keeping losses in check....
16:12, 08/02/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX lower as U.S.-China trade tensions mount Canada's main stock index fell on Thursday, as anxious investors awaited the outcome of U.S.-China trade talks amid signs that negotiations were turning sour as Washington readies tariffs on Chinese g...
16:48, 05/09/2019

Canada takes a first step towards ratifying trade deal with U.S., Mexico Canada took a first step toward ratifying a new North American trade agreement on Monday just three days ahead of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Ottawa to discuss passage of the treaty....
01:00, 05/28/2019

Pence in Canada to talk to Trudeau about trade, China and Venezuela U.S. Vice President Mike Pence touched down in Ottawa on Thursday to talk to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about ratification of the new North American trade agreement and the two countries' ...
19:12, 05/30/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower on U.S.-China trade concerns Canada's main stock index opened lower on Tuesday, as fresh worries about an escalation in the trade dispute between the United States and China kept investors risk averse....
16:36, 05/07/2019

Canada begins process to ratify USMCA trade deal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau formally introduced legislation to his country's parliament Wednesday to ratify the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement on trade....
09:12, 05/30/2019

Deere to slash costs after trade war hits earnings Deere & Co. on Friday announced a review of costs after a combination of the U.S.-China trade war and bad weather dented its quarterly profits, forcing the company to trim its full-year earnings fore...
22:24, 08/16/2019

U.S. goods trade deficit with China hits five-year low The U.S. goods trade deficit with China, a focus of President Donald Trump's "America First" agenda, dropped to a five-year low in March amid a surge in exports, including soybeans....
18:24, 05/09/2019

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall as trade war hits chips NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are falling early Friday on signs the trade war between the U.S. and China is putting the squeeze on...
17:24, 06/14/2019

Consumer satisfaction in the skies soars to record high in annual airline travel survey For all the complaints about delays, airports, cramped planes and bad food, J.D. Power's travel survey finds passengers more satisfied than ever....
14:24, 05/29/2019

Texas power demand sets record high as heat wave bakes U.S. Southeast Demand for electricity in Texas hit a record on Monday as consumers cranked up their air conditioners to escape a heat wave that is currently baking much of the Southeastern United States, according t...
02:24, 08/13/2019

Stronger spending powers Mastercard profit, revenue beat; shares hit record high Mastercard Inc on Tuesday beat quarterly profit and revenue estimates, as a strong U.S. job market, rising wages and surge in online shopping boosted transaction volumes, sending shares of the world's...
21:36, 04/30/2019

Stock futures rise as Wall Street gets set to end a record-setting week on a high note U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher Friday as investors prepared to end a record-setting week on a high note on the back of dovish testimony from the top Federal Reserve official....
14:48, 07/12/2019

Phoenix ties record-high temperature as excessive heat warning continues in Southwest Another day of brutal heat was forecast Thursday for the Phoenix area, a day after the city tied a record high of 112 degrees.        ...
18:12, 06/13/2019

Health-conscious Britons boost alcohol-free drink sales to record high Sales of non-alcoholic beer, wine and spirits are at a record high in the UK with increasing numbers of London producers looking to make the most of the £100 million industry....
17:24, 05/13/2019

Pence and Trudeau talk trade, China, abortion during Canada visit The vice president expressed optimism for the North American trade deal and tried to put a more positive spin on U.S.-Canada ties, which have soured under President Trump....
02:48, 05/31/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as U.S.-China trade tensions mount Canada's main stock index fell at the open on Thursday, as anxious investors awaited the outcome of U.S.-China trade talks amid signs that negotiations were turning sour as Washington readies tariffs ...
16:48, 05/09/2019

Pelosi says U.S. lawmakers trying to move ahead on Mexico, Canada trade pact U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Wednesday that Democratic lawmakers made clear to Mexican officials they wanted to move forward with the new North American trade agreement....
19:48, 06/05/2019

Canada takes first step towards ratifying new North American trade deal Canada took a first step toward ratifying the new North American trade agreement on Monday just three days ahead of U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Ottawa to discuss the passage of the treaty...
00:00, 05/28/2019

Canada pushes for better Amazon protection during free trade talks with Brazil The talks are continuing despite Brazil's initial rejection of international funding to help fight fires in the Amazon, apparently over a personal spat with France's President Emmanuel Macron....
05:48, 08/28/2019

CANADA STOCKS-Futures little changed over U.S.-China trade deal uncertainty Futures for Canada's main stock index were little changed on Tuesday, as uncertainty over the U.S.-China trade dispute kept investors on edge and drove inflows into safer assets....
15:48, 08/27/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures edge lower on trade deal uncertainties Futures for Canada's main stock index pointed to a lower opening on Monday, as the United States and China appeared to be at a deadlock over trade negotiations....
14:24, 05/13/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. wants new trade pact with Canada, Mexico passed by summer -Pence U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday he was pushing to get the U.S. Congress to ratify the new North American trade agreement this summer after both Canada and Mexico signaled they are read...
01:48, 05/31/2019

U.S. tech firms tell Congress: Pass U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade pact now Eleven trade groups on Monday urged U.S. lawmakers to pass the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade agreement as soon as possible but warned Congress not to let the Trump administration change the thresholds for ...
04:48, 09/10/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens lower as U.S.-China trade concerns linger Canada's main stock index fell on Friday, as investors worried over the fate of a prolonged U.S.-China trade dispute, with U.S. President Donald Trump raising tariffs on Chinese goods even as the two ...
16:12, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal will help stave off U.S. recession - U.S. Chamber CEO Approval and implementation of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement will provide a major boost to the U.S. economy and help stave off a recession, Thomas Donohue, chief executive of the U.S....
20:36, 07/25/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. wants new trade pact with Canada, Mexico passed by summer -Pence U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday he was pushing to get the U.S. Congress to ratify the new North American trade agreement this summer after both Canada and Mexico signaled they are read...
20:12, 05/30/2019

Canada Introduces Legislation to Ratify North American Trade Pact Canada’s Liberal government introduced legislation that would ratify the revised version of the North American free-trade pact, moving ahead less than two weeks after the Trump administration lifted t...
04:36, 05/30/2019

Tech firms want Congress to pass U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade pact soon The joint letter, signed by Internet Association, the Semiconductor Industry Association and other trade groups, said the new trilateral agreement would set global standards for access and usage of di...
01:36, 09/10/2019

Trump, Canada’s Trudeau to talk trade at White House meeting WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has welcomed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the White House for a visit largely focused on trade. At Trump’s insistence, the U.S., Canada and ...
18:24, 06/20/2019

METALS-Copper hits 26-month low on fresh trade war concerns London copper hit its lowest in more than two years on Monday, after a trade war between the United States and China escalated, threatening global growth and metals demand....
04:00, 08/05/2019

Worries of longer, costlier U.S.-China trade war hits markets Worries that the United States and China were digging in for a longer, costlier trade war weighed on financial markets on Monday as Beijing accused Washington of harboring "extravagant expectations" f...
00:24, 05/21/2019

METALS-Shanghai copper hits 3-week low as trade war escalates China's copper futures prices fell to their lowest in three weeks, as base metals weakened due to an escalation in the U.S.-China trade war over the weekend....
05:48, 08/26/2019

UPDATE 5-Deere to slash costs after trade war hits earnings Deere & Co. on Friday announced a review of costs after a combination of the U.S.-China trade war and bad weather dented its quarterly profits, forcing the company to trim its full-year earnings forec...
18:48, 08/16/2019

Nikkei hits 2-week low as Sino-U.S. trade frictions persist Japan's Nikkei hit a two-week low on Wednesday as persistent Sino-U.S. trade frictions turned sentiment against companies with large exposure to China....
11:12, 05/29/2019

Fresh trade uncertainty rattles stocks, hits yuan A major global stocks index fell on Friday and the Chinese yuan weakened as financial markets were again jostled by uncertainty over global trade tensions....
03:36, 05/18/2019

China’s Economic Growth Hits 27-Year Low as Trade War Stings Rising tariffs on Chinese goods sold to the U.S. are taking an increasing toll, but the country is also suffering from cracks in its financial system....
11:48, 07/15/2019

Australian stock market down 2.4% as US-China trade war hits home Economists say a reluctant Canberra may need to spend cash to get Australia moving as ASX200 index falls for fifth day in a rowAn escalating trade war between the US and China has pushed the Australia...
21:36, 08/06/2019

WRAPUP 2-U.S. goods trade deficit with China hits five-year low The U.S. goods trade deficit with China, a focus of President Donald Trump's "America First" agenda, dropped to a five-year low in March amid a surge in exports, including soybeans....
16:48, 05/09/2019

EU has 35 billion-euro list if U.S. hits its cars, trade chief says The European Union will retaliate with extra duties on 35 billion euros ($39.1 billion) worth of U.S. goods if Washington imposes punitive tariffs on EU cars, the bloc's trade chief said on Tuesday....
21:12, 07/23/2019

China's Yuan Hits 11-Year Low Amid Trade Tensions The plunge past 7.0 prompted Washington to officially brand Beijing a "currency manipulator". China's central bank has "resolutely opposed" the label....
06:36, 08/26/2019

Japan big manufacturers' mood hits near 3-year low as trade war bites Japanese big manufacturers' business confidence worsened to a nearly three-year low in the quarter to June, a central bank survey showed, in yet another sign of the growing economic toll exerted ...
17:00, 07/01/2019

Texas runner Matthew Boling sets national high school record in 100-meter dash Matthew Boling of Houston Strake Jesuit set a national record in the 100-meter dash with a 10.13-second run at state meet Saturday.        ...
08:00, 05/12/2019

Extreme heat continues to scorch Europe; France braces for possible all-time record high Friday High heat again blazed across Europe Thursday as several countries braced for what could be the hottest day yet on Friday.        ...
23:48, 06/27/2019

UPDATE 2-Texas power demand sets record high as heat wave bakes U.S. Southeast Demand for electricity in Texas hit a record on Monday as consumers cranked up their air conditioners to escape a heat wave that is currently baking much of the Southeastern United States, according t...
02:00, 08/13/2019

Texas power prices dive from record high as consumers conserve energy during heat wave Spot power prices in Texas for Friday crashed from a record high as consumers responded to requests from the state's grid operator to turn down their air conditioners and take other steps to save ener...
17:12, 09/06/2019

UPDATE 2-Stronger spending powers Mastercard profit, revenue beat; shares hit record high Mastercard Inc on Tuesday beat quarterly profit and revenue estimates, as a strong U.S. job market, rising wages and surge in online shopping boosted transaction volumes, sending shares of the world's...
19:24, 04/30/2019

Record-breaking high school sprinter Matthew Boling challenges NFL speedster Ted Ginn Jr. to race Tedd Ginn Jr. said he'd race anyone with $10,000 on the line. Record-breaking sprinter Matthew Boling took him up on his offer.        ...
21:00, 05/18/2019

Canada's Trudeau to meet Trump for talks on trade pact, detained Canadians Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington on June 20 for talks on a new continental trade pact and two Canadians detained in China, Trudeau's office sa...
20:12, 06/13/2019

Trump says Canada, Mexico behind trade deal; China tariff deadline is open President Trump said he hoped Congress would quickly move to act on the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade deal, or USMCA. Canada said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau plans to meet with Trump on June 20....
05:24, 06/14/2019

Canada, U.S. reach deal to continue pork trade if swine fever is detected In the event of an outbreak, the agreement allows the countries to continue trade in various pork products — including meat, live animals and byproducts — within zones that are free of the disease....
01:24, 05/24/2019

Trump to Host Canada’s Trudeau Next Week to Discuss Trade Deal and Huawei Donald Trump is set to host Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau next week as the American president’s tariff threats continue to cloud the outlook for the countries’ trade deal with Mex...
13:48, 06/13/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher on trade deficit data, gains in materials Canada's main stock index opened slightly higher on Thursday, after the country's trade deficit shrunk, the latest sign the economy is recovering from a slowdown, with rising gold prices boosting the ...
16:12, 06/06/2019

Canada endorses plan to stop Trump administration from disrupting WTO: trade minister Canada's trade minister is endorsing a European Union plan to prevent the Trump administration from paralyzing the World Trade Organization's dispute-settlement body later this year....
15:24, 06/04/2019

Trump’s trade war with China creates unexpected winner: Canada's lobster industry Prices are at record levels and demand is growing for fishermen north of the border after China imposed tariffs on live lobstersLong hours, rolling ocean swells, and the occasional spring snowstorm ar...
20:48, 09/08/2019

Canada-U.S. opioid plan helps rebuild relations frayed from trade talks The ranking U.S. diplomat on drug enforcement policy is to visit Ottawa in July to kick-start a fresh round of co-operation between the two countries on tackling the opioid crisis....
21:36, 06/29/2019

CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens marginally lower amid U.S.-China trade worries Canada's main stock index opened marginally lower on Wednesday, as gains in material and energy shares were more than offset by concerns about the outcome of U.S.-China trade talks....
17:12, 05/08/2019

Probably Awesome! The Kid Who Left High School To Go To Hockey School In Like Canada Or Vermont Seems To Be In Some Sort Of Pre-NHL League Now While we don’t know enough about how the hockey world works to be 100% sure, here’s some news that seems like it’s pretty great: The kid who left high school to go to hockey school in, like, Canada or...
04:00, 05/22/2019

Japan stocks slide as revived U.S.-China trade war hits sentiment Japanese stocks slid on Friday as U.S. President Donald Trump unveiled plans to impose new tariffs on China, reviving trade war concerns and hitting exporter and manufacturing firms....
04:36, 08/02/2019

EU has 35 billion euro list ready if U.S. hits EU cars: EU trade chief The European Union would retaliate with extra duties on 35 billion euros ($39.1 billion) worth of U.S. goods if Washington went ahead with tariffs on EU cars, the bloc's trade chief said on Tuesday....
16:48, 07/23/2019

Trump hits China with more tariffs, sharply escalating trade dispute U.S. President Donald Trump vowed to impose a 10% tariff on $300 billion of Chinese imports from Sept. 1, sharply escalating a bruising trade war between the world's largest economies and jolting fina...
10:12, 08/02/2019

WRAPUP 1-Worries of longer, costlier U.S.-China trade war hits markets Worries that the United States and China were digging in for a longer, costlier trade war weighed on financial markets on Monday as Beijing accused Washington of harboring "extravagant expectations" f...
23:48, 05/20/2019

UPDATE 1-EU has 35 billion-euro list if U.S. hits its cars, trade chief says The European Union will retaliate with extra duties on 35 billion euros ($39.1 billion) worth of U.S. goods if Washington imposes punitive tariffs on EU cars, the bloc's trade chief said on Tuesday....
18:36, 07/23/2019

PM Hits Out At Trade Protectionism, Calls For Rules-Based Trading System Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday hit out at unilateralism and trade protectionism and said that there is a need for a rules-based, anti-discriminatory and all inclusive World Trade......
18:00, 06/14/2019

Mets’ trade chip Zack Wheeler hits IL at terrible time MINNEAPOLIS — Zack Wheeler is the Mets’ top trade chip heading to July 31, but that status was cast into question Monday when the right-hander was placed on the injured list with shoulder fatigue. Ste...
01:24, 07/16/2019

Trading of Futures on CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) Reaches New High, 137,132 Contracts Traded on Thursday is New Single-Day Record CHICAGO, August 4, 2011 - CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) announced today that trading volume in futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX®) established a new single-day record on Thursday, Augus...
09:12, 05/02/2019

High schooler Regan Smith crushes Missy Franklin's world record in 200-meter backstroke American Regan Smith, 17, broke Missy Franklin's world record in the 200-meter backstroke in 2:03.35 in the semifinal heat at world championships.       ...
04:12, 07/27/2019

Japan’s new trade chief has record of misogyny Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appointed an anti-Seoul politician known for his misogynistic views as trade minister during a cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday....
07:48, 09/12/2019

10-year yield hits November 2016 low as Trump stokes trade fears Treasury yields fell on Friday after President Donald Trump said he would slap additional tariffs on Chinese goods next month, reigniting fears of a prolonged trade war between the world's larges...
01:24, 08/03/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade stress hits stocks, dollar frets on Fed doves Asian shares were haunted by trade anxiety Tuesday while the risk of more dovish talk from the Federal Reserve pushed down Treasury yields and the dollar, propelling gold to fresh six-year peaks....
09:00, 06/25/2019

China's growth rate hits 27-year low as trade war drags on - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, including reaction to the latest Chinese GDP reportIntroduction: China’s growth rate drops to 6.2%Lowest levels since records began in 1992B...
12:24, 07/15/2019

UK manufacturing PMI hits six-year low; trade truce boosts markets - business live Trade optimism is pushing markets up despite weak factory data in the UK, the eurozone and ChinaLatest: UK factories suffer slump in JuneFTSE 100 surges to highest since AprilIntroduction: US-China tr...
11:00, 07/01/2019

Trade stress, Iran tensions hits stocks, dollar frets on Fed doves European shares were spooked by Iran tensions and trade jitters on Tuesday, while the risk of more dovish talk from the Federal Reserve inflated gold to six-year highs and stoked demand for safe-harbo...
12:00, 06/25/2019

UPDATE 2-Profit slumps at Australia's South32 as trade war hits aluminium prices * Shares drop to their lowest in over 2 years (Recasts to add details from statement, analyst comments, background on trade war and coal, and share performance)...
09:00, 08/22/2019

Japanese shares gain on trade detente hopes; Topix hits 4-month top Japanese shares rose on Thursday, with the Tokyo Stock Exchange's Topix index hitting a four-month high, as signs of a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions lift cyclical stocks such as machine makers....
06:38, 09/12/2019

These maps show record high temperatures in June, as scientists predict July could be the hottest month ever recorded on Earth The average temperature in June soared to its highest level on record, and experts predict that July could follow the same pattern. Several reports released this week confirmed that June was the hott...
12:12, 07/19/2019

Market High from Trump-Xi Trade Truce May Not Last A number of assets are likely to react positively to the outcome of this weekend’s trade talks between the U.S and China, but financial markets may not be quite as exuberant as investors digest the lo...
15:00, 06/29/2019

Trade hopes lift S&P to record as tech leads U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, but finished off earlier highs, led by gains in technology stocks on optimism for progress in U.S.-China trade talks and signs of a likely reprieve for Chinese telecom c...
03:24, 07/02/2019

Canada vows 'full steam ahead' on ratifying trade pact after US lifts metals tariffs Canada will move quickly to ratify the new North American trade pact, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Saturday, a day after the United States agreed to lift tariffs on Canadian steel and al...
19:36, 05/18/2019

Canada vows 'full steam ahead' on ratifying trade pact after U.S. lifts metals tariffs Canada will move quickly to ratify the new North American trade pact, Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said on Saturday, a day after the United States agreed to lift tariffs on Canadian steel and al...
07:24, 05/19/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade friction hits stocks, yuan slumps to lowest in over a decade Global stocks fell for a sixth day on Monday as an escalation of trade tensions between the United States and China spooked markets and the yuan fell to its lowest levels in over a decade....
13:12, 08/05/2019

Stocks rise on trade hopes, but off from earlier high U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, but were well off highs that sent the S&P 500 to a record, fueled by gains in technology stocks on optimism for progress in U.S.-China trade talks and signs of a likely ...
21:12, 07/01/2019

Abe Says Overhauling World Trade Organization Is High on G-20 Agenda Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would use the country’s presidency this year of the Group of 20 large industrialized and emerging countries to push for an overhaul of the World Trade Organi...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Trump, Xi set for high-stakes trade war talks in Japan U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are set for a high-stakes meeting in Japan on Saturday that could salvage trade talks or plunge the world's two largest economies into a de...
05:12, 06/29/2019

Rupee Off Day's High Of 69.47 Against Dollar Amid Volatile Trade Rupee vs dollar today: Rupee vs dollar: Foreign funds pulled out Rs 97.05 crore from the capital markets on a net basis on Wednesday, provisional data showed. The rupee opened higher at69.47 against.....
12:36, 06/20/2019

US stocks surge to a record close after Trump and Xi's trade-war truce REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque US stocks soared Monday following US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping's weekend meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Japan. The S&P 500 notched ...
06:00, 07/02/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade stress, Iran tensions hits stocks, dollar frets on Fed doves European shares were spooked by Iran tensions and trade jitters on Tuesday, while the risk of more dovish talk from the Federal Reserve inflated gold to six-year highs and stoked demand for safe-harbo...
12:36, 06/25/2019

Market selloff: Wall Street joins rout as trade war hits US economy - business live Financial markets hit as tensions between Beijing and Washington escalate, and fears of a no-deal Brexit riseLatest: US PMI hits three-year lowWall Street tumbles at the openWTO chief: We must end tra...
20:12, 05/23/2019

China announces it seeks 'calm' end to trade war, as markets tank and currency hits 11-year flatline China signaled on Monday it was now seeking a rapid end to its trade war with the U.S., as Asian markets crumbled and China's currency plummeted to an 11-year low following the latest tariffs announce...
07:48, 08/26/2019

European stocks close lower amid trade war, political worries; Stoxx 600 hits 2½-month low European shares ended Wednesday's session in negative territory amid worries over the U.S.-China trade war and a potential budget standoff between Italy and the EU....
19:36, 05/29/2019

U.S. trade deficit surges to five-month high as imports soar The U.S. trade deficit jumped to a five-month high in May as imports of goods increased, likely as businesses restocked ahead of an increase in tariffs on Chinese merchandise, eclipsing a broad rise i...
19:48, 07/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Trump, Xi set for high-stakes trade war talks in Japan U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are set for a high-stakes meeting in Japan on Saturday that could salvage trade talks or plunge the world's two largest economies into a de...
03:24, 06/29/2019

Nikkei climbs to new 4-mth high on US-China trade hopes, ECB stimulus Japan's Nikkei share average rose to a fresh four month-high on Friday, as hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute and stimulus from the European Central Bank helped to counter lingering wor...
06:36, 09/13/2019

Dow tumbles again ahead of high-stakes US-China trade meeting US stocks tumbled on Thursday, with focus on a high-stakes meeting between the United States and China that could decide the fate of a long-awaited trade deal, even as additional tariffs on Chinese go...
22:48, 05/09/2019

Trump, Xi hold high-stakes trade war talks at G20 in Japan U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he was open to a potentially "historic" trade deal with Chinese President Xi Jinping, as they began talks that could ease tensions or plunge the world's tw...
07:12, 06/29/2019

UPDATE 1-Four trade houses buy record-large raw sugar delivery -traders Sucres et Denrees (Sucden), Alvean, ED&F Man, and Louis Dreyfus Company scooped up the delivery of the July raw sugar against ICE Futures U.S. contract that expired on Friday in the largest delivery o...
23:00, 06/28/2019

Wall Street nears record as mood on trade again turns optimistic Wall Street surged on Tuesday and the S&P 500 approached a record high after Washington rekindled trade talks with Beijing, boosting sentiment along with growing investor confidence that the Fed will ...
04:00, 06/19/2019

Boxing News at Five: Mayweather believes no one likes him because he’s a “black, high school dropout” who broke Marciano’s record, Wilder says he will knock Whyte “silly” Floyd Mayweather mocks Manny Pacquiao while insisting there's no need for their rematch, and Deontay Wilder says Dillian Whyte will soon be silenced The post Boxing News at Five: Mayweather believes n...
22:00, 07/24/2019

Gold soars to six-year high as trade, as Iran tensions mount Gold soared to almost a six-year high on Tuesday on escalating U.S.-Iran tensions and U.S.-Sino trade anxiety, leading traders to pile into safe-haven government debt and to snap up the yen and Swiss ...
18:48, 06/25/2019

The high-tech trade dispute rooted in Japan's wartime history Japan has tightened curbs on exports of high-tech materials used in smartphone displays and chips to South Korea, upping the ante in a decades-old dispute with Seoul over South Koreans forced to work ...
14:48, 07/08/2019

Astros trade chip is high on list of fantasy stash options With the trade deadline a few days away, fantasy owners must start planning ahead. Whether it’s stashing the next in line behind a closer such as Shane Greene, who could be dealt to a contender, or pi...
01:48, 07/28/2019

METALS-Copper touches 6-week high on U.S.-China trade truce Copper rallied to its highest in six weeks on Monday, after the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks, reducing tensions between the world's two largest economies that have been threat...
06:36, 07/01/2019

Gold soars to six-year high as trade, Iran tensions mount Trade anxiety and escalating tensions between the United States and Iran sent gold soaring to a six-year high on Tuesday, and saw traders dive back into safe-harbour government bonds and the yen and S...
15:48, 06/25/2019

Trade jitters running high at U.S. companies ahead of new U.S.-China talks Worries about the U.S.-China trade war are running high during the current U.S. quarterly reporting season, with companies as diverse as Juniper Networks and O'Reilly Automotive bemoaning the conseque...
05:00, 07/30/2019

UAE Foreign Minister In India; Energy, Trade High On Agenda Of Visit United Arab Emirates Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan arrived here Sunday night and will hold talks with his Indian counterpart S Jaishankar to boost cooperation in key sectors......
04:24, 07/08/2019

Trump announces deal with Canada, Mexico to scrap ‘major’ tariffs; urges Congress to approve 3-nation trade agreement WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump announces deal with Canada, Mexico to scrap ‘major’ tariffs; urges Congress to approve 3-nation trade agreement....
21:36, 05/17/2019

EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX rise; Argentine stocks scale record high Latin American stocks and currencies surged on Tuesday with a dovish boost from the European Central Bank and positive headlines from the U.S.-China trade tensions boosting sentiment. MSCI's index...
22:12, 06/18/2019

Treasury yields off record lows as investors monitor US-China trade developments U.S. government debt prices ticked lower Thursday morning as investors monitored U.S.-China trade developments and looked ahead to fresh economic data....
11:00, 08/29/2019

Wall St. eyes return to record highs as stocks cheer trade reprieve Stocks rallied and bonds retreated on Monday as the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks, leading investors to cut back wagers on aggressive policy easing by the major central banks....
15:48, 07/01/2019

Renting in London: south London areas see biggest price increase as UK rents hit record high Renters waiting to move home until after the Tenant Fees Ban came into force increased demand in June and July, pushing average rents to a record high....
01:24, 08/23/2019

UPDATE 2-European shares hit 6-week high on trade relief, stimulus hope European shares hit six-week highs on Wednesday, supported by easing U.S.-China trade tensions and hopes of fresh stimulus from the European Central Bank, while news from individual companies played i...
21:36, 09/11/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hit six-week high on trade war hopes ahead of ECB Asian stocks hit a six-week high on Thursday on hopes for a thaw in U.S.-China trade frictions and expectations that the European Central Bank would kick off another wave of monetary easing by global ...
06:38, 09/12/2019

Trade jitters running high at American companies ahead of new US-China talks Worries about the U.S.-China trade war are running high during the current U.S. quarterly reporting season, with tariffs mentioned in about a third of conference calls held by S&P 500 companies report...
03:24, 07/30/2019

UA/Astros broadcaster & Pueblo High grad reacts to trade for D-Backs Greinke HOUSTON – With former Arizona Diamondback ace Zach Greinke being traded to Houston, many believe the Astros have all it takes to win another World Series.  That includes Pueblo High School grad ...
08:36, 08/02/2019

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares at 6-week high on trade progress, ECB easing Asian stocks climbed to their highest in six weeks on Friday, as signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks and aggressive stimulus from the European Central Bank helped to calm fears of a global eco...
12:48, 09/13/2019

EXPLAINER-The high-tech trade dispute rooted in Japan's wartime history Japan has tightened curbs on exports of high-tech materials used in smartphone displays and chips to South Korea, upping the ante in a decades-old dispute with Seoul over South Koreans forced to work ...
16:48, 07/08/2019

Global stocks scale one-week high on trade hopes, yuan softens World stocks rose to a one-week high on cautious hopes for a rapprochement on trade between Beijing and Washington on Friday, though a perky dollar capped gains with China's yuan softening again, on t...
13:24, 08/30/2019

James Cameron and the Russo Brothers trade niceties after Endgame breaks box office record Avengers: Endgame is officially the highest grossing film of all time, having finally surpassed the $2.789 billion record set by James Cameron’s Avatar back in 2009. Marvel was a bit sneaky—or clever,...
20:24, 07/22/2019

Top diplomats of S. Korea, Japan hold talks amid high tensions over trade, history The top diplomats of South Korea and Japan held bilateral talks in Beijing on Wednesday as Seoul is considering whether to renew a military information-sharing pact with Tokyo amid badly frayed relati...
12:36, 08/21/2019

Japanese automakers tout US-based jobs at all-time high as Trump ramps up trade war Japanese automakers say they generated more than 1.6 million jobs in the U.S. at manufacturing plants, dealerships and suppliers. Of those jobs, more than 94,000 people are directly employed by the co...
19:24, 05/21/2019

Amidst high trade tensions and policy uncertainty, UN cuts economic growth forecast Against a backdrop of unresolved trade tensions, high international policy uncertainty and softening business confidence, the UN on Tuesday announced a broad-based slowdown in the global economy and c...
00:24, 05/22/2019

Amid Trump’s tariff war, Americans give free trade high marks: poll Nearly two-thirds of Americans, or 64 percent — a new high — back free trade because they believe it's good for the economy and say the country can't avoid continued globalization, according to the po...
22:36, 08/18/2019

Record Floods and Trump’s Trade War Are Threatening to Make This Year a ‘Train Wreck’ for Corn Farmers A smartphone could fit in the space between James McCune’s index finger and thumb as the Illinois farmer describes the height of crops stunted by incessant rain and unseasonably cool weather. &l...
20:48, 06/14/2019