U.S. gains 155,000 jobs, unemployment stays at 3.7% in plain-vanilla November labor report

The numbers: The still-expanding economy created 155,000 new jobs in November to keep the unemployment rate at a 49-year low, […]

Stocks battered by Wall Street, fears of U.S. slowdown

Global stocks fell on Wednesday, plagued by a flattening yield curve that sparked concerns about an economic slowdown in the […]

Euro rises as Treasury yield drop whacks dollar; yuan at two-month high

The euro extended its rally on Tuesday as a fall in U.S. Treasury yields encouraged further selling of the dollar, […]

SoftBank becomes first Japan firm to forgo IPO price range, keeps view at 1,500 yen

SoftBank chalked up another first in Japan on Friday, setting a single indicative price of 1,500 yen for its telco […]

Oversupply fears cloud outlook for U.S. crude in 2019

The U.S. oil market is scrambling to adjust to a deep selloff over the last several weeks, with forward prices […]

Why ‘junk bond’ resilience offers comfort to stock market bulls

The $1.3 trillion high-yield bond market, which often tracks performance in stocks, hasn’t shown signs of cracking and that has […]

Dollar supported while U.S. yields hover near one-month highs

On Thursday, the dollar was steady against a basket of its peers, supported by higher long-term U.S. Treasury yields on […]