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  1. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC

    Explainer: What the US Federal Reserve will be watching in 2020

    The U.S. Federal Reserve is expected to keep interest rates unchanged when it wraps up its final policy meeting of the year on Wednesday.
  2. A Wall St. street sign is seen near the NYSE in New YorkNYSE in New York

    Graphic: No Santa Rally? Trade fears threaten Wall Street's end of decade

    Wall Street's poor start to December has some investors bracing for a choppy end-of-year as fears about the U.S.-China trade war resurface.
  3. General view of Valle Central copper and molybdenum mine in Rancagua

    Plentiful supplies to hamper molybdenum's price rally

    Bargain hunters have helped molybdenum recover after prices crashed to two-year lows, but ample supplies of the metal used to make stainless steel ...
  4. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    What to watch in third quarter earnings from US companies

    U.S. companies are preparing to report third-quarter results following a rocky few months in which they grappled with a U.S.-China trade conflict ...
  5. Containers are seen at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai

    Trade war dents Chinese company profits, portfolio inflows

    Some Chinese business sectors reported solid first half earnings, though a substantial fall in industrial profits and in tepid overseas investment ...
  6. Specialist trader works at his station on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    US 30-year bond yields hit record low, curve inversion grows

    U.S. Treasury debt yields fell on Wednesday, with 30-year yields setting all-time lows, as fears about a recession and trade tensions between ...
  7. A trader works on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    US yield curve: Invert, steepen, repeat

    A swift steepening of the U.S. 2-year/10-year yield curve after it inverted last week may have given investors hope that the United States can ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Shipping containers are pictured at Yusen Terminals at thew Port of Los Angeles

    Predicting the next US recession

    A protracted trade war between China and the United States, the world's largest economies, and a deteriorating global growth outlook has left ...
  9. A man walks in front of buildings in the financial district in Toronto

    Canada sheds 'disappointing' 24,200 jobs in July: analysts

    Canada's economy shed a net 24,200 jobs in July, driven by a decline in wholesale and retail trade, official data showed on Friday, as Canada's ...
  10. Traders pause for a moment of silence for  victims of recent gun violence on the floor at the NYSE

    Jolted markets mark new 2019 milestones

    Global financial markets have been jolted in recent days by yet another escalation in a trade war between the United States and China, with the ...