• Rising services costs lift US producer prices in February

    6 monthes ago - By CNBC

    The Labor Department said on Wednesday its producer price index for final demand rose 0.2 percent last month after increasing 0.4 percent in January.
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  • Wall St falls on renwed trade war fears

    6 monthes ago - By Reuters

    U.S. stocks fell Wednesday after President Donald Trump sought to impose fresh tariffs on China. Fred Katayama reports.
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  • How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

    6 monthes ago - By Chron

    U.S. stocks sank again Wednesday as investors worried about tariffs and rising trade tensions. That hurt industrial companies, while banks slumped along with interest rates.
    On Wednesday:
    The S&P 500 index slid 15.83 points, or 0.6 percent, to 2,749.48.
    The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 248.91 points, or 1 percent, to 24,758.12.
    The Nasdaq composite dipped 14.20 points, or 0.2 percent, to 7,496.81.
    The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks shed 7.74 points, or 0.5 percent, to 1,584.31.
    For the week:
    The S&P 500 is down 37.09 points, or 1.3 percent.
    The Dow is down 577.62...
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