logo

TODAY'S TOP STORIES

Share

wallstreet sept18 01jun20 Following the strong gains posted last week, stocks saw some further upside during the trading session on Monday. With the continued advance on the day, the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 ended the session at their best closing levels in three months.

wallstreet aug23 01jun20 Stocks have fluctuated over the course of the trading session on Monday but maintained a largely positive bias. With the upward move on the day, the major averages are adding to the strong gains posted last week.

uscoronavirus june01 From a recent peak of 1379 recorded on May 27, the daily coronavirus death rate in the United States continued to show a downward trend. With 605 new deaths reporting in the last 24 hours, the total number of COVID-19 deaths in the country rose to 104683 as of John Hopkins University's 11:00 a.m. ET update Monday. However, there is not much difference in the number of new infections. With 21703

construcdtion spending 060120 While a report released by the Commerce Department on Monday showed a sharp pullback in U.S. construction spending in the month of April, the decrease was much smaller than economists had expected. The Commerce Department said construction spending tumbled by 2.9 percent to an annual rate of $1.346 trillion in April.

wallstreet aug27 01jun20 Stocks have moved modestly higher in morning trading on Monday, adding to the strong gains posted last week. The major averages have all climbed into positive territory, although buying interest has remained somewhat subdued.

ism pmi 060120 Manufacturing activity in the U.S. contracted at a slightly slower rate in the month of May, according to a report released by the Institute for Supply Management on Monday. The ISM said its purchasing managers index rose to 43.1 in May from 41.5 in April, coming in just below economist estimates for a reading of 43.6.

hydroxychloroquine june01 The U.S. Government has sent two million doses of hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) to Brazil to help the worst-affected country in Latin America treat its coronavirus patients with the drug. With 514,849 confirmed cases and 29,314 deaths, Brazil is the world's second worst-affected country. The White House announced the Health Cooperation package on Sunday, the day the number of infections in Brazil pas

sec ico 102318 01jun20 Blockchain services company BitClave Pte. Ltd. settled with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on charges of conducting an unregistered initial coin offering (ICO) of its Consumer Activity Tokens (CAT). The SEC is entering an administrative cease-and-desist order under which BitClave neither admits nor denies the SEC's findings.

walmarttargetcvs june01 Many retailers including Target, Walmart and CVS announced temporary store closures in various regions across the United States following violence and looting amid the unrest related to the death of George Floyd. The street protests, some peaceful and some violent, erupted across the nation after Floyd was mercilessly killed by Minnesota police.

wallstreet4 01jun20 Following the strong upward move seen in May, stocks may show a lack of direction in early trading on the first day of June. The major index futures are currently pointing to a roughly flat open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by just 2 points.

wallstreet june02 Amid the worries of widespread COVID-19 pandemic, protests over the death of George Floyd have spread through the US for six straight days. Traders are also likely to keep an eye on ISM Manufacturing Index for May, PMI Manufacturing Index for May as well as Construction Spending for April. The...

georgefloyd june01 President Donald Trump spent Sunday out of sight, reportedly in an underground, presidential bunker in White House as violent protests raged outside over the death of George Floyd in police custody. However, the White House has scheduled two meetings chaired by Trump at the Oval Office and Situation Room for Monday morning. On Friday night, when protesters gathered outside the White House in ou

nestle june01 Nestle USA, a division of Swiss food major Nestlé, announced the recall of certain Lean Cuisine Fettuccini Alfredo products citing misbranding and the presence of an undeclared allergen. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service or FSIS, the recall involves approximately 29,002 pounds of chicken products.

xpovio june01 After winning FDA nod for Xpovio in the treatment of relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma, Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. (KPTI) is now awaiting the FDA decision on the same drug for another indication - i.e., in relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma.

marketopen 011519 01jun20 European stocks rose in thin holiday trade on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump stopped short of threatening tariffs on China and a private survey showed that China's manufacturing sector moved into expansion territory in May. Meanwhile, the downturn in the euro area manufacturing sector eased...

Follow RTT