U.S. stocks opened lower on Friday after the August jobs report showed moderate job growth and the lowest unemployment rate in more than seven years, increasing chances the Fed could raise interest rates sooner rather than later.
Stocks are slumping in pre-market trading as Wall Street reacts to the August jobs report -- the last reading on the employment picture before the Federal Reserve's key meeting on interest rates in mid-September -- which produced less new jobs than ...
A string of acquisitions are giving some technology stocks a push, most notably BlackBerry after it scooped up a company specializing in mobile security.
Friday 14:30 BST. Stocks and commodity prices are falling, while investors are attracted to longer term “haven” government bonds, as US jobs data help cement expectations that the Federal Reserve may raise interest rates this year.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Indonesia has dropped its plan to build a high-speed train line and is shifting instead to more economical medium-speed technology, a Cabinet minister said Friday.