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  • US STOCKS-Wall St gains on stimulus cues, U.S.-China trade progress

    * China cuts interest rate for 2nd month in a row. * U.S. excludes Chinese goods from existing tariffs. * Netflix (NFLX) drags after Evercore ISI comments. * Dow rises 0.17%, S&P up 0.11%, Nasdaq off 0.16% By Ambar Warrick and Medha Singh.

  • Stocks Rise Modestly in Final Day of a Bumpy Trading Week

    U.S. stocks climbed Friday at the end of a week that featured an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve and dramatic swings in crude prices after an attack on production facilities in Saudi Arabia. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.2%. The S&P 500 added 0.1%, and the Nasdaq Composite slipped 0.1%.

  • GLOBAL MARKETS-Stimulus supports stocks, oil heads higher

    * MSCI world equity index up. * Central bank easing helps sentiment. * Treasury yields steady as funding pressures ease. * Oil up on day, poised for biggest weekly jump since January. By Saqib Iqbal Ahmed.

  • Stocks Open Higher in Final Day of a Bumpy Trading Week

    U.S. stocks climbed Friday at the end of a week that featured an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve and dramatic swings in crude prices after an attack on production facilities in Saudi Arabia. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.2% in early trading. The S&P 500 added 0.2%, and the Nasdaq Composite rose 0.1%.

  • Wall Street edges higher on stimulus efforts, trade hopes

    - U.S. stocks rose on Friday as an interest rate cut by China's central bank and signs of co-operation on trade between the world's two largest economies allayed concerns over global growth.

  • US STOCKS-Wall St edges higher on stimulus efforts, trade hopes

    * China cuts interest rate for 2nd month in a row. * U.S. excludes Chinese goods from existing tariffs. * Indexes up: Dow 0.24%, S&P 0.25%, Nasdaq 0.13% By Ambar Warrick and Medha Singh. Sept 20 - U.S. stocks rose on Friday as an interest rate cut by China's central bank and signs of co-operation on trade between the world's two largest economies allayed concerns over global growth.

  • Stocks Open Higher in Final Day of a Bumpy Trading Week

    --U.S. stocks advance slightly on the open. Global stocks rose at the end of a week that saw an interest-rate cut from the Federal Reserve and dramatic swings in crude prices after an attack on production facilities in Saudi Arabia. The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average both rose about 0.1% in the first minutes of trading in New York.

  • Stocks open higher as Dow and S&P 500 approach record highs

    U.S. stocks opened higher on Friday, pushing key equity benchmarks closer to all-time highs, as investors keyed into encouraging signs on U.S.-China trade talks. The S&P 500 was up 0.2% to trade at 3,012. The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 59 points, or 0.2%, to 27,152. The Nasdaq Composite rose 0.1% to 8,192. The Dow and the S&P 500 are both within a percentage point of their all-time closing highs. News reports said President Donald Trump was exempting hundreds of Chinese...

  • India cuts corporate taxes to boost manufacturing and revive growth

    * Effective tax rate cut to about 25% - Finance Minister. * Equity markets post biggest intraday rise in over a decade. * Tax revenue loss from lower rates seen at $20.4 bln. * Bond yields rise on concern government may borrow more. By Manoj Kumar.

  • US STOCKS-Wall St set to open higher on stimulus hopes, easing trade tensions

    * China cuts interest rate for 2nd month in a row. * U.S. temporarily exempts Chinese goods from tariffs. * Chipmaker stocks up as trade talks gather steam. * Futures rise: Dow 0.24%, S&P 0.22%, Nasdaq 0.34% By Ambar Warrick and Medha Singh.

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