The DAX in Frankfurt led the upswing in mid-morning trading on Friday.
— October 9, 2015
The department store operator’s net profit grew at a double-digit pace thanks to higher sales and a financial gain. Sales increased 1.8 percent.
Investors thought a recent jobs report may force the Fed not to raise rates until 2016, which bouyed major indices.
— October 8, 2015
A forecast for weaker holiday sales growth and dismal September comp sales set the scene in the sector.
Overall retail sales grew by 4 percent, driven by increases in Mainland China.
Markets make marginal gains in midmorning trading.
Union reps raised fresh concerns about the future of the company’s manufacturing jobs on Wednesday.
— October 7, 2015
Stocks are gaining even though some disappointing earnings have hit the market.
The DAX in Frankfurt led the upswing in midmorning trading on Wednesday.