NEW YORK Stock markets worldwide fell on Tuesday after weak Chinese and British factory data rekindled fears of slowing global growth, sending benchmark Treasury yields to nearly two-week lows.
The Communication Workers of America, who have been on strike since April 13, say they will want shareholders to vote to cap executive pay and shares.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Ford Motor Co. on Tuesday reported their best April sales in a decade or more. Loading… Post to Facebook.
Stocks came off of lows by mid-afternoon Tuesday, though Wall Street remained under pressure on fears over the global economy. The S&P 500 was down 0.74%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.62%, or 110 points, and the Nasdaq slid 0.75%.
Shares of Sprint (S) gained Tuesday, as CEO Marcelo Claure touted progress in the wireless carrier's turnaround during the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2015.