Wall Street closes higher, trade choppy as U.S. stimulus talks eyed

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Shares on Wall Street ended higher on Thursday in choppy trading, as investors cheered the prospect of more fiscal stimulus to support a pandemic-damaged U.S. economy, with more data pointing to a slowing labor market recovery.FILE

S&P ends choppy session lower as U.S. stimulus talks drag on

(Reuters) – Wall Street’s three major averages closed lower on Wednesday after a volatile trading session, as investors worried whether difficult negotiations in Washington would produce a deal for a fresh U.S. coronavirus stimulus package.FILE PHOTO: The front facade of

Wall Street muted with eyes on stimulus

FILE PHOTO: The front facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is seen in New York City, New York, U.S., June 26, 2020. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes were muted at the open on Wednesday as investors

Stimulus bets drive Wall Street higher

(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes climbed on Tuesday on growing signs that U.S. lawmakers were making headway in their talks over stimulus to support an economic recovery from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.FILE PHOTO: A Wall Street sign

Economy, pandemic overshadow climate for young U.S. voters

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) – The two dozen students who signed up for air pollution expert James Goldstene’s advanced environmental studies class all say they are deeply passionate about fighting climate change.FILE PHOTO: Ashley Nealy waits in line to cast her

U.S. should try to delay IPO of China's Ant Group, says Senator Rubio

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senator Marco Rubio, who has successfully urged the Trump administration to pursue investigations of Chinese companies, called on Friday for the U.S. government to consider options to delay an initial public offering for China’s Ant Group, the

Wall Street finishes up as stimulus talks continue

(Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose on Friday and the S&P 500 and Nasdaq registered their biggest weekly percentage gains since July as optimism over more federal fiscal aid grew.FILE PHOTO: The front facade of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)