Stocks Waver After S&P 500 Hits Record

U.S. stocks were mixed after the opening bell, as investors awaited comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. The S&P 500 climbed 0.3% after closing … Read more

Some Democrats Cool to Biden’s Plan to Boost Corporate Tax Rate

WASHINGTON—President Biden’s proposed tax increases on corporations as part of a $2.3 trillion infrastructure plan has drawn a skeptical reaction from some Democrats, who instead … Read more

ThredUp’s Stock Jumps 30% in Market Debut

Shares of ThredUp Inc. opened 30% above the listing price in their market debut Friday, an early sign that investors continue to be bullish on … Read more

Stock Futures Signal a Pause Ahead of Fed Meeting

U.S. stock futures wavered as investors awaited the Federal Reserve’s latest economic outlook and any signals on interest rates and bond purchases for the next … Read more

Stock Futures Tick Lower After S&P 500 Closes At Record High

U.S. stock futures edged lower Friday, putting the S&P 500 on track to end the week with muted gains after notching its ninth record closing … Read more

Stock Futures Slide on Tax Concerns

U.S. stock futures edged lower Friday as some investors grew concerned that President-elect Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief plan could lead to higher taxes. … Read more

Stocks Climb Ahead of Biden’s Stimulus Speech

U.S. stocks climbed Thursday as investors awaited details of the incoming Biden administration’s plans for a fresh coronavirus relief package. The Dow Jones Industrial Average … Read more

Kylie Jenner Cosmetics Deal Has Delivered Promise and Peril for Coty

On the cusp of a deal to acquire one of the hottest new names in makeup, directors of beleaguered beauty giant Coty Inc. had some … Read more

U.S. Steel to Buy Remaining Stake in New, Low-Cost Steel Mill

United States Steel Corp. has agreed to acquire the remaining 50.1% stake in Big River Steel LLC for $774 million, giving the steelmaker ownership of … Read more

Target Grabs Sales From Rivals Amid Pandemic

Target Corp. said sales rose steadily in its most recent quarter, as demand for household goods and home office supplies continued to grow during the … Read more