August 20, 2018
Major US indices ended higher on Friday for the second consecutive day on the optimism from an anticipated trade talk between China and the United States which could put an end to the trade war woes that have been affecting the markets since the beginning of the year.
August 17, 2018
Major US indices closed higher on Thursday with Dow Jones posting its best day in four months. The strong earnings and the news that the United States and China will resume trade talks next week boosted Wall Street.
August 16, 2018
Major US indices closed lower on Wednesday, weighed down by the concerns that Turkish crisis might spread and have a negative impact on the global economy.
August 15, 2018
The dollar index which measures the strength of the greenback against a basket of major currencies rose to a peak of 96.87, the highest in more than thirteen months.
August 14, 2018
Major US indices closed lower on Monday pressured by the Turkish Crisis. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 0.5% to 25187 and the SPX500 tumbled by 0.4% to 2821.