U.S. stocks were up slightly in early trading Friday as investors cheered a crop of strong company earnings.
Three high-level foreign exchange executives and a currency trader have left Wells Fargo, the bank that has been through several investigations after a scandal over millions of fake accounts and another over auto insurance practices.
U.S. stocks inched higher on Friday as bank stocks rose and tech stocks recovered, with investor optimism back as Trump administration cleared a hurdle to lower taxes.
Asian shares pushed higher Friday on investor optimism over the global outlook despite uncertainties over the outcome of political events in China and Japan and speculation over Trump's choice for the next Fed chief.
Technology companies led a slide in U.S. stocks early Thursday as the market pulled back from its latest record highs.
Asian markets were mixed on Thursday after Wall Street closed at record highs.
U.S. stock indexes were mostly higher in early trading Wednesday as the market added to its modest gains from a day earlier.
Global shares were mixed on Wednesday, as some indexes got a boost from overnight gains on Wall Street.
U.S. stock indexes edged mostly lower in early trading Monday as investors sized up the latest company earnings news.
Wall Street opened flat on Tuesday as gains in healthcare stocks were largely offset by losses in financials, with an earnings beat from Goldman Sachs failing to cheer investors.
A recovery for U.S. banking stocks allied to a 1.5 percent gain for Apple prodded Wall Street's main indexes higher in early afternoon trading on Monday.
A strong forecast from PC and printer maker HP is helping technology companies higher Friday morning as U.S. stock indexes make small gains.
U.S. stocks rose on Friday following upbeat economic data and gains in technology shares, pushing the Dow and the S&P 500 to a fifth straight week of gains.
Asian stock markets were subdued on Friday, apart from another strong gain by Japan's benchmark.
U.S. stocks are slipping in early trading Thursday as retailers and communications and media companies decline.
Bitcoin smashed through the $5,000 barrier for the first time on Thursday, jumping as much as 8 percent on the day as investors shrugged off the latest warnings on the risks of buying into the booming cryptocurrency market.
The Latest on the Brexit negotiations between the European Union and United Kingdom (all times local): 12:55 p.m. British Brexit negotiator David Davis is urging leaders of the European Union to "take a step forward" and move talks on to future relations between the U.K. and the bloc.
U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday as bank shares fell following quarterly results from JPMorgan and Citigroup, while AT&T tumbled 6 percent after it said it lost subscribers in the last quarter.
Asian shares advanced Thursday, taking their cue from the latest record highs on Wall Street.
Household goods makers and health care companies are edging higher while banks and energy companies fall Wednesday morning.