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.

EU extends EssilorLuxottica, GrandVision antitrust investigation to July 6

EU antitrust regulators on Tuesday extended their investigation into Ray-Ban maker ...

Oil steadies above $56 as supply constraints counter virus fears

Oil steadied above $56 a barrel on Tuesday after two days of declines as OPEC output cuts and ...

Global stocks pause after coronavirus shakeout

Global stock markets stabilised on Tuesday after a wave of early selling petered out and Wall ...

Markets bet Fed is pushed to cut rates in coronavirus response

Financial markets on Monday ratcheted up bets the U.S. Federal Reserve will be pressed to cut ...

Wall Street plunges on fears of coronavirus pandemic

The S 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average on Monday suffered their biggest one-day percentage ...