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.

Asian shares edge higher, pound stumbles on Brexit drama

Asian stocks edged higher on Monday as Chinese shares reversed early losses due to hopes for ...

Japan's extended exports slump could push BOJ to ease next week

Japan's exports contracted for a 10th straight month in September, adding to speculation the ...

Fallout from Trump's trade wars felt by economies around the world

The collateral damage of the United States' trade wars is being felt from the fjords of Iceland to ...

China's central banker says yuan level 'appropriate', trade tensions risk to global economy

China's top central banker said on Saturday that potential escalation of trade tensions and policy ...

Wall Street Week Ahead: Tech haves and have-nots face third-quarter tests

Technology companies, which make up the largest swath of the U.S. stock market, are expected to ...