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.

France's Sanofi to buy Synthorx for $2.5 billion

France's Sanofi said on Monday it had agreed to buy Synthorx in a cash deal worth around $2.5 ...

Asian shares buoyed by Wall Street rally, but China worry caps gains

Asian stocks edged up on Monday, catching some of Wall Street's momentum after surprisingly strong ...

House Democrats, USTR nearing deal to pass modified USMCA agreement: WSJ

House Democrats and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer are nearing a deal to pass a ...

Jobs of the future are clustering in a handful of U.S. cities, study finds

A new analysis of where "innovation" jobs are being created in the United States paints a stark ...

Oil prices slip as weak China exports highlights trade war impact

Oil prices fell on Monday after data showing China's overall exports of goods and services shrank ...