Matthew Kaufler

Matthew Kaufler News

  • U.S. Stocks Drop a 5th Day as Data Fuel Stimulus Bets

    U.S. stocks declined a fifth day, sending the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index to a two-week low, after improving economic data boosted bets the Federal Reserve will curb its monthly bond purchases sooner than estimated.

  • Stocks Fall as Treasuries, Gold Drop While Pound Weakens

    U.S. and European stocks fell for a fifth day, gold slid and Treasury yields reached the highest level since September as improving economic data fueled bets the Federal Reserve will reduce stimulus. The euro rose as the central bank gave no sign it will start negative deposit rates.

  • Stocks, Commodities Gain on China Growth as Google Surges

    Global stocks rose, extending a five-year high, and commodities gained as China’s economic growth quickened. Google Inc. jumped as much as 14 percent to a record above $1,000 on better-than-forecast earnings. Treasury 10-year note yields touched a 12-week low.

  • S&P 500 Extends Record Amid Stimulus Bets as Google Jumps

    U.S. stocks rose, giving the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index its best weekly gain since July, as results from Google Inc. topped estimates and speculation grew that the Federal Reserve will delay cutting monetary stimulus.

  • Sara Lee Plans to Split, Names Smits CEO After Takeover Plans Fall Through

    Sara Lee Corp ., the maker of Ball Park hot dogs and Douwe Egberts coffee, decided to split itself in two after failing to agree to takeover offers from suitors.

  • Stocks Soar on Chinese Support for Europe

    U.S. stocks surged, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average rebounding above 10,000, as China’s commitment to investing in Europe allayed concern the debt crisis will worsen. Energy shares rallied as BP Plc temporarily stopped the flow of oil from a Gulf of Mexico leak.

  • Gabelli’s Picks Trounce S&P 500 as Brokerages Fail to Add Value

    Recommendations from Mario J. Gabelli ’s brokerage are trouncing returns in the U.S. stock market as analysts at the biggest securities firms struggle to prove their worth.

  • U.S. Stocks Rise on Fed Stimulus Bets After GDP Report

    U.S. stocks rose, following the Dow Jones Industrial Average’s biggest drop in four weeks, as weaker-than-expected data on economic growth and jobless claims boosted speculation the Federal Reserve will maintain stimulus.

  • Treasuries, U.S. Stocks Retreat; New Zealand Kiwi Weakens

    Treasuries fell as stronger growth in American service industries dimmed prospects for Federal Reserve bond buying, while U.S. benchmark stock indexes retreated from records. The New Zealand dollar slid as a milk-powder exporter said some shipments may be tainted.

  • Emerging Stocks Tumble on Stimulus Outlook Led by Russia

    Emerging-market stocks declined for the first time in six days, led by Russian shares, as improving U.S. economic reports increased prospects for less stimulus. Egyptian bond yields surged to a five-week high amid a government crackdown on protesters that left hundreds dead.

Sponsored Links
Curation software by Lingospot