European stock market sell-off gathers pace, Glencore halts slide
Wed Sep 30, 2015 4:17am EDT
European shares fell for the second day in a row on Tuesday, with health stocks hit by a drop in their U.S. counterparts, although battered miner Glencore halted a slide in its share price.
S&P 500 bounces back after nearing August low
Wed Sep 30, 2015 7:46pm EDT
U.S. stocks ended higher after a volatile session on Tuesday as concerns about the health of the global economy kept investors cautious after more than a month of turbulence.
Immigrants will drive U.S. population growth in next five decades: Pew
Tue Sep 29, 2015 2:49pm EDT
Immigrants and their descendants will drive U.S. population growth over the next half century, transforming the country into one where no racial or ethnic group is a majority, a Pew Research Center report released on Monday said.
Oil prices remain weak on Asia economy woes; shares in commodity firms tumble
Tue Sep 29, 2015 9:02pm EDT
SINGAPORE, Sept 29 (Reuters) – Oil prices remained low in early Asian trading on Tuesday following a slide of almost 3 percent the previous session, dragged down as concerns over Asia’s economic health mounted and as production remained high.
Oil prices fall on slowing global economic growth outlook
Mon Sep 28, 2015 2:54am EDT
Oil prices dropped on Monday despite a fall in U.S. drilling activity for the fourth straight week, with analysts pointing to a poor economic growth outlook as the main reason for low crude prices.