US stock markets

The US stock exchanges are the major financial markets in North America, and the largest in the world. The main exchanges are the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and Nasdaq. Live market updates are shown in the charts on this page.

Some of the larger Mexican companies whose stocks are traded on the Mexican Stock Exchange are also traded on US markets in ADR form. This allows US investors to directly trade in Mexican stocks on a US stock market with their US stock broker.

Asia shares retreat from nearly two-year peak, dollar firms

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares turned lower on Thursday after earlier briefly nudging up to near ...

Samsung launches Galaxy S8 and dreams of recovery from Note 7

SEOUL/NEW YORK - (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its Galaxy S8 flagship smartphone ...

Texas judge kicks Exxon climate lawsuit to New York court

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A federal judge in Texas on Wednesday kicked an Exxon Mobil Corp lawsuit ...

Ackman apologizes for Valeant losses, calls bet a mistake

BOSTON (Reuters) - Billionaire hedge fund manager William Ackman has apologized to clients for ...

Banks to London staff: no panic as Britain launches EU divorce process

LONDON (Reuters) - Banks in Britain have tried to reassure their London staff over possible Brexit ...