Market Report - Us Close
US stocks turned in a mixed performance on Friday as the cooling of trade tensions between the US and China somewhat helped markets.
Stocks finished higher in the US on Thursday, as China's desire to calmly wrap up its trade war with the US gave investor sentiment a much-needed boost.
US stocks finished higher on Wednesday, as investors appeared to shrug off ongoing trade fears and a flashing recession indicator in focus.
Stocks closed lower on Tuesday as Washington's trade war with Beijing weighed on sentiment.
US stocks closed higher on Monday after Donald Trump announced the US and China were "getting back to the table".
Stocks closed sharply lower on Friday following news that China was readying $75bn-worth of tariffs on US products and some hotly anticipated comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.
Trading finished as it started on Thursday - on a mixed note - as investors continued to digest updates from the Federal Reserve's central banking symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
Wall Street stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors digested some solid figures from major retailers and minutes from the last meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee to be published.
Stocks closed lower on Tuesday as market participants were focussed on the state of US-China relations and the outlook for monetary policy.
Wall Street finished in the green on Monday, as investors reacted to news from the weekend that the Commerce Department would grant Chinese telco giant Huawei a further 90-day reprieve from a prohibition on US companies trading with it.
Wall Street stocks closed higher on Friday as investors remained focused on the bond market and US-China trade relations.
Wall Street trading finished mixed on Thursday, after a strong set of results from Walmart and some positive economic data helped to offset worries over China vowing to counter the latest round of tariffs from the White House.
Wall Street stocks turned in heavy losses by the closing bell on Wednesday, driven by much weaker than expected economic data out of China and a report that Washington was not in fact easing back in its trade war with Beijing.
Stocks on Wall Street soared on Tuesday, with major indices almost completely erasing the serious losses seen during the previous session after Washington removed several items from its list of new Chinese tariffs.
Wall Street stocks closed sharply lower on Monday, amid fears that ongoing tensions between the US and China could lead to a global recession.
US stocks closed lower on Friday, with renewed trade fears and political woes in Italy weighing on global investor sentiment.
Wall Street stocks finished higher on Thursday, bringing traders some sense of relief after the rollercoaster trading conditions seen during the previous session.
US stocks turned in a mixed performance on Wednesday, with a late rally helping erase a massive drop earlier in the session.
Wall Street stocks closed sharply higher on Tuesday, bouncing back from their worst day so far this year in the previous session as trade tensions eased somewhat.
US stocks finished well into the red on Monday, following on from heavy losses seen across Asian indices overnight.