Microsoft on track to pass Amazon in market cap after earnings reports

In a Pacific Northwest battle to be the second most valuable company in the world — and potentially reach a […]

FTSE 100 tumbles to near 2-year low as global stock rout resumes

The U.K.’s main stock index slid to its lowest level in nearly two years on Friday, after earnings disappointment from Amazon.com […]

Midterm elections may deliver oddest result in decades | Bernie Sanders says Trump ‘ain’t so tough’ on Saudis

Midterm elections could have strangest result in decades: If Democrats retake the House while Republicans retain control of the Senate […]

Haven currency rise as China’s yuan hits 2-year low

Haven currencies rose Friday as China’s yuan added to its weeklong fall against the U.S. dollar, amid a trade conflict […]

Almost two-thirds of world stocks in bear territory but $8.5 billion flows into funds: BAML

With 63 percent of MSCI’s global index now in a “bear” market, world stocks look oversold but global equity funds […]

France to decide over building new EPR nuclear reactors between 2021 and 2025: AFP

The French government will decide on whether or not to build a new generation of EPR reactors between 2021 and […]

Glencore posts rise in copper, cobalt output on Katanga restart

Glencore Plc on Friday reported a 12 percent rise in copper production so far this year, while cobalt production rose […]

Oil falls on oversupply worries despite Iran sanctions

Oil prices dropped more than 1 percent on Friday, heading for a third weekly loss after Saudi Arabia warned of […]

Alphabet misses Wall Street revenue estimates; shares fall

Google parent Alphabet Inc on Thursday missed analysts’ quarterly revenue estimates for the first time in at least two years […]