U.S. stock indexes ended little changed in light trading on Friday, with consumer stocks falling as investors fretted over early reports on the U.S.
Days after the LA Times endured another round of staff cuts, rumors are starting anew that newspaper could be acquired by an investor group led by philanthropist Eli Broad .
TOKYO: The euro on Friday hovered around seven-month lows on the dollar and was also weak against Asian currencies on speculation that the European Central Bank will unleash fresh stimulus measures next week.
So Black Friday has come and gone for another year, but don't worry bargain hunters, we still have Cyber Monday and Boxing Day to look forward to.
China's stocks tumbled the most since the depths of this year's rout as some of the largest brokerages disclosed regulatory probes, the nation's industrial profits fell and companies struggled to repay bonds.