Tech, banks lead U.S. stocks sharply higher; Dow up 650 points
Tech, banks lead U.S. stocks sharply higher; Dow up 650 points
Dow jumps up as trade war fears cool
28 March, 2018, 01:42
But if you really want to know where the market is, take a look at the Russell 3000, which contains most, if not all USA stocks.
CHINA FACTOR: The fears of worsening trade tensions eased after China's government said it is open to negotiating with Washington.
The S&P 500's tech sector was the dog of the day, suffering a 3.4 percent loss, the worst of the index's 11 major segments. Natural gas rose 7 cents, or 2.8 percent, to $2.69 per 1,000 cubic feet.
The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose to 2.85 percent from 2.81 percent late Friday.
THE QUOTE: "While we caution that markets appeared to be lurching toward the "hopeful" end of "cautiously hopeful, ' we sympathize with the 'half-full" gambits emerging", says Vishnu Varathan of Mizuho Bank in Singapore of the reaction to the possible U.S.
Meanwhile, a top trade negotiator for South Korea said Monday that the nation has agreed to further open its auto market to the United States as the two countries prepare to amend their six-year-old trade agreement. The Nasdaq Composite (IXIC - 7,008.81) shed 211.7 points, or 2.9%. The Dow shed 1,100 points in the last two trading days of last week. The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks picked up 33.63 points, or 2.2 percent, to 1,543.72.
Technology companies accounted for much of the broad rally, which powered the Dow Jones industrial average to a gain of almost 670 points. Microsoft rose 61 cents, or 0.7 percent, to $94.39.
Facebook fell another 2.9 per cent after the Federal Trade Commission said it was investigating the company's privacy practices.
Census Bureau announced the addition , incorrectly contending that the addition would "help enforce the Voting Rights Act". House of Representatives and can have a significant effect on the way congressional and state voting districts are drawn.
Ahead of his proposed summit with US leader Donald Trump, Bloomberg reported that Kim was in Beijing , citing three sources. Mending his relationship with China would be huge for Kim ahead of the summits with South Korea and the U.S.
A European source said that Ross had agreed the exemption, which could be temporary, and would make the case to Trump. As expected , the first part of the EC's two-step proposal is to whack tech firms with a three per cent turnover tax.
Remington probably could have survived any of those challenges individually, but the combination of factors was too much for them. But it's a significant setback for an industry that has hit a financial slump during President Donald Trump's time in office.
However, surveys also show that about half of Israelis believe the police over Netanyahu and think he should step down. In its report, Peace Now stopped short of blaming the jump in construction exclusively on White House policies.
Khosrowshahi signaled during a trip through Asia last month that he's committed to other key markets such as Japan and India. Uber Technologies will be selling its Southeast Asian business to rival Grab , according to people familiar with the matter.
He then fired on a group of gendarmes jogging outside their barracks before seizing hostages at the supermarket in nearby Trebes. One of the officers was shot in the shoulder but the injury is not life-threatening, a police spokesman told the news service.
Trump's congratulations to Putin was criticised with some claiming that the POTUS has been too tolerant of the Russian leader . Only individuals at the very highest levels of the administration would have known about the details of the call.
Before the proceedings started, the players talked to Australian Cricketers' Association chief executive Alister Nicholson. Burns has not represented his country since the last series against South Africa on home soil in 2016.
I remember the day of Virginia Tech , sitting in my social studies class as the teacher explained to us what was happening. I was hopeful that Parkland would spark people to take action, but I also knew the road ahead would be hard.
Right when Kellerman began questioning if allowing the fight to continue was a good idea, things took a brutal turn in Round 6. Whyte connected with a pulverizing left hook on a badly wounded Browne, who had been dominated up to that point.
Huawei P20 users can choose to hide the phone's notch
This camera setup features AI Image Stabilization and can also record slow-motion videos at a whopping 960 frames/second . It allows for 3x optical zoom or a 5x hybrid zoom - giving you the ability to take clear photos no matter the distance.
Weather Forecast: Unsettled and cooler weather continues
Highs will range from the mid 40s in North Jersey and along the Jersey Shore, to near 50 degrees for interior South Jersey. This will allow our temperatures to get around 60F, which is much cooler than where we should be for this time of the year.
Nvidia Is the Latest to Suspend Self-Driving Car Tests
The chipmaker is testing self-driving technology globally including in New Jersey, Santa Clara, Japan and Germany. This happens 30 times a second and validates algorithms to ensure the simulated vehicle is operating correctly.
Ousted Catalan Leader Appears in German Court
Some 90 people were slightly injured during the protests in Barcelona , including 22 police officers, emergency services said. On Sunday, thousands of demonstrators flooded the streets of Barcelona following reports of the detainment of the ex-leader.
Karnataka assembly polls on May 12, counting on May 15
Malviya wrote on Twitter , before deleting the tweet: "Karnataka will vote on 12 May 2018, counting on 18 May 2018". The previous assembly polls were held on May 5 in 2013 in a single phase, with 2,948 candidates in the fray.
Ambedkar's new India cares for poor, says PM Modi
Gandhi also said that the app tracks the user's location. "We all know that Rahul Gandhi is no match for Narendra Modi ". Contact access is required to connect with friends or fellow party workers on the New India connect module.
Delhi allocates 26% to education in its budget
Sisodia, while explaining the budget details, kept on taking a dig at Baijal for not clearing numerous government's projects. Rs 15 crore has been allocated to Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights to evaluate and rank government schools.