• US indexes inch higher as energy stocks claw from the hole

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes inched higher Friday as energy companies clawed back some of their sharp losses from earlier in the week. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index flipped between modest gains and losses and is on track to end the week roughly where it started.

  • The pain and gain of Brexit vote: British economy a year on

    LONDON (AP) — Few events outside of war can have quite as much potential impact on the economy of a country as Britain’s decision a year ago to leave the European Union.

  • Asian shares flat as oil steadies; China drops on clampdown

    HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares are ending the week on a subdued note with most indexes little changed Friday, as the price of oil halted its decline to hover near its lowest level in almost a year. Chinese stocks dropped as regulators tightened up scrutiny of some companies.

  • US stock indexes tick higher as oil’s dismal week eases

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes ticked higher Thursday after the price of oil stabilized, at least for now.

  • Oil prices rebound modestly but concerns remain

    LONDON (AP) — Oil prices recovered their poise Thursday after slumping to 10-month lows on concerns of a glut in the market. However, concerns about the outlook remain and they weighed on a number of oil stocks in Europe.

  • US stock indexes hold steady as oil’s slide halts

    BEIJING (AP) — Asian financial markets were mostly higher Wednesday after a plunge in oil prices dragged down energy stocks on Wall Street.

  • Slumping oil prices rein in stock indexes

    NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil slumped to its lowest level of the year on Tuesday and helped to restrain U.S. stock indexes, which set records a day earlier.

  • US stock indexes follow global markets higher, led by tech

    TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were slightly lower Tuesday, erasing initial gains, but Tokyo’s benchmark rose, cheered by gains on Wall Street led by technology shares.