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.

Energy and financials weigh on S&P and Dow

The S 500 and Dow slipped in choppy trading on Monday following losses in energy and financial ...

This week's earnings shine spotlight on China growth risk

It's not the U.S. economy, stupid. It's China's.

Benetton founder, who took family business beyond sweaters, dies at 77

Gilberto Benetton, a co-founder of Italian clothing retailer United Colors of Benetton who ...

Dow, S&P 500 down as dollar rises, yield curve flattens

U.S. stocks were slightly lower in choppy trade on Monday as some investors showed earnings season ...

Oil little changed despite Saudi pledge to boost output

Oil futures were little changed on Monday after paring earlier losses despite Saudi Arabia's pledge ...