Today's Markets


World Market News
Barneys Bidding Starts, and It’s a Bet on the Future of Shopping
Authentic Brands Group made an offer of $264 million for the chain, casting its lot with the power of brand names, not experiences.... read more

Ad Giant Wins Over Disney With Big Data Pitch
After a “painful” earnings report, the advertising company Publicis trotted out what it knows about consumers in its “most important pitch of the year.”... read more

Huawei Reports Stronger Sales Growth
A recovery in quarterly revenue suggests that the Chinese tech giant is weathering the Trump administration’s efforts to hobble it.... read more

Asian Market News
'Awfully high' risks of a global recession in the next 12-18 months, Moody's chief economist says
"Even if we don't have a recession ... I think it's pretty clear that we're going to have a much weaker economy," says Mark Zandi.... read more

Alibaba Group thwarts 300 million hack attempts per day, founder Jack Ma says
Chinese technology giant Alibaba Group is the target of some 300 million attempted cyber attacks per day, according to the company's founder and former executive chairman, Jack Ma.... read more

Pro-democracy lawmakers heckle Hong Kong leader, disrupting her annual policy speech
Carrie Lam's remarks were initially suspended amid disruption. As she was set to begin her address a second time, pro-democracy lawmakers interrupted her and some even threw objects at her.... read more