Elon Musk’s refusal to answer ‘boring’ questions sinks Tesla shares; Wall Street ends mixed

Elon Musk’s refusal to answer ‘boring’ questions sinks Tesla shares; Wall Street ends mixed

Updated May 04, 2018 09:38:07 Photo: Elon Musk saw $US3 billion wiped off Tesla’s market value after he challenged analysts to: “Please sell our stock and don’t buy it.” (Reuters: Bobby Yip) Wall Street ended its day mostly lower, with disappointing earnings from big-name companies like Tesla offset by solid …

Wall Street sinks on China trade woes, Fed rate hike expected in June

Wall Street sinks on China trade woes, Fed rate hike expected in June

Posted May 03, 2018 07:51:08 Wall Street fell considerably over the prospect of the United States potentially imposing restrictions on Chinese telecommunications companies — stoking investors’ concerns about worsening US-China trade relations. Markets at 7:20am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.1pc, ASX 200 (Wednesday close) +0.6pc to 6,050. AUD: 74.94 …

Google, Apple and Caterpillar stocks plunge, Dow Jones sinks 425 points

Google, Apple and Caterpillar stocks plunge, Dow Jones sinks 425 points

Updated April 25, 2018 08:51:45 Wall Street finished its day sharply lower, with a broad sell-off in nearly every sector — particularly materials, technology and industrials. Markets at 7:25am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures -0.6pc, ASX 200 (Tuesday’s close) +0.6pc at 5,922 AUD: 76.01 US cents, 54.35 British pence, 62.13 …

Wall Street sinks on tobacco and technology stocks tumble

Wall Street sinks on tobacco and technology stocks tumble

Posted April 20, 2018 07:32:38 Australian shares are set to fall at the open, after a tumble on Wall Street led by consumer staples and technology stocks. Markets at 7:05am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures -0.1pc, ASX 200 (Thursday’s close) +0.3pc at 5,881 AUD: 77.27 US cents, 54.83 British pence, …