Asian stock markets drifted lower Tuesday after China reported its weakest economic growth in five years while Japan's benchmark dropped as investors cashed in gains from a 4 percent surge the...
Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Monday's auction with rates on six-month bills reaching their highest level since July.
After sharp losses early Thursday, stocks reversed course as traders reacted positively to comments from Federal Reserve officials.
Foreign buyers of U.S. Treasury securities boosted their holdings in August to a record high.
Average U.S. mortgage rates tumbled this week, with the 30-year loan hitting its lowest level since June 2013 as Treasury bond yields marked new lows.
The European Union's executive commission has vowed continuing financial support for Greece as markets punish the bailed-out country's stocks and bonds.
Asian stocks sank Thursday after a torrid session on Wall Street triggered by jitters the recovery in the world's No.