Wall Street slips on rising oil prices, McDonald’s surges 5.8pc over upbeat profits

Wall Street slips on rising oil prices, McDonald’s surges 5.8pc over upbeat profits

Posted May 01, 2018 07:44:33 Australian shares are headed for a weak start, after Wall Street fell over a spike in oil prices. Markets at 7:15am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures -0.3pc, ASX 200 (Monday close) +0.5pc to 5,983. AUD: 75.27 US cents, 54.65 British pence, 62.33 Euro cents, 82.26 …

Google profit jumps 73pc, US extends deadline for aluminium sanctions as Wall Street slips

Google profit jumps 73pc, US extends deadline for aluminium sanctions as Wall Street slips

Updated April 24, 2018 08:56:21 Photo: After releasing its quarterly profit figures, Google stocks surged for 5 minutes before plunging into negative territory. (ABC News: Ben Sveen) The relaxation of US sanctions against Russian aluminium and weakness in technology stocks — even with Google’s bumper profit — led Wall Street …