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Equities End Higher on Positive Trade-Talk Remarks From Trump, Chinese Ambassador
4:53PM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

Shares ended broadly higher as US and Chinese officials indicated that they want to see the continuing trade dispute between the two largest economies...

Deutsche Bank Credit Rating Affirmed as S&P Sees Early, Mixed Progress on Profitability
3:25PM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

Deutsche Bank (DB) had its credit rating affirmed with a stable outlook at S&P Global Ratings on Friday, as the German lending giant is seeing early, but...

US Rig Count Down Four in Latest Week to Remain at 14-Month Low, Baker Hughes Says
3:16PM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

The number of oil rigs operating in the US fell this week, data from energy-services firm Baker Hughes (BHGE) showed on Friday, while crude prices rose on...

Hibbett Sports Jumps After Full-Year Guidance Raised, Quarterly Results Sail Past Views
2:18PM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

Hibbett Sports (HIBB) jumped more than 20% as the sports retailer raised its full-year guidance after its first-quarter results sailed past expectations. ...

Vale Gets Boost at RBC as Dam Collapse Recovery Continues With 'Robust' Iron Ore Outlook
1:24PM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

Vale (VALE), the Brazilian mining giant, is beginning to recover from the fatal incident earlier this year at a tailings dam and stronger iron-ore prices in...

GreenTree Maintains Full-Year Guidance as Improved Operating Performance Drives First Quarter Sales Higher
12:49PM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

Chinese hotel operator GreenTree Hospitality (GHG) reiterated its full-year guidance on Friday as it posted better-than-expected revenue for its first...

BJ's Wholesale One of Few Retailers Posting Traffic Gains, Nomura Says While Raising Price Target
12:02PM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

BJ's Wholesale Club (BJ) is one of the few retailers that is seeing traffic gains during a "choppy" earnings season, Nomura Instinet said on Friday as it...

Durable Goods Orders Decline Less Than Expected in April as Trade Uncertainty Weighs
11:12AM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

US durable goods orders posted a lower-than-expected decline in April as uncertainty over the impact of an ongoing trade dispute between the US and China...

Equities Firm to Pare Week's Losses as Tech, Health Care Shares Advance
11:12AM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

Equities were stronger on Friday, capping off a choppy week marked by geopolitical tensions with early gains as most of the groups on the Standard & Poor's...

Correction: Deckers Outdoor Surges After 'Blowout' Fourth Quarter While Wedbush Sees Prudent Guidance
10:17AM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires

(Corrects to remove reference to Friday in first paragraph of earlier version.) Deckers Outdoor (DECK), the maker of footwear brands such as UGG and Teva,...

Market Update

Close Update: Major Stock Indexes Finish Higher Friday as Trump Sparks US-China Trade Optimism
4:51PM ET 5/24/2019 MT Newswires
Major US market indexes ended Friday slightly higher as stocks clung to modest gains on renewed US-China trade optimism ahead of a long weekend, with US markets closed on Monday for the Memorial Day holiday... Read more