BEIJING -- Global stocks were mixed on Monday after a report said China will change banking rules, apparently to boost lending and economic growth, while oil prices rebounded.
FILE - In this Feb. 13, 2014, file photo, Jon McBride, who designs and builds drones with Digital Defense Surveillance, flies a training drone for members of the the Box Elder County Sheriff's Office search and rescue team, during a demonstration, in Brigham ...
... * Dow, S&P 500 coming off record closing highs. * Volume likely to be light in holiday week. * Crude oil rises, could support energy shares.
Japan's $29 billion fiscal stimulus includes spending vouchers and coupons for consumers, welfare checks for low-income families with small children and heating-oil subsidies.
(Reuters) - Carl Icahn reported a 7.7 percent stake in Manitowoc Co Inc (MTW.N), and became the second activist investor this year to push for a splitup of the company's crane and foodservice equipment businesses.