A measure of future economic conditions rose last month, according to a new report.
Anheuser-Busch InBev's shares rose more than one percent Wednesday after the beverage maker won U.S. antitrust approval to merge with SABMiller.
U.S. stock-index futures rose on Wednesday as investors cheered better-than-expected earnings from Morgan Stanley.
U.S. sovereign bond prices were higher Tuesday, as a global rally in equities faded and risk-aversion rose.
U.S. sovereign bonds traded higher on Monday, as the Wall Street rally petered out and risk aversion rose following a failed coup in Turkey.
Apple shares rose more than 1 percent, surpassing the $100 level for the first time since June.
U.S. stock-index futures rose slightly on Monday, following Asian and European stocks higher after an $32 billion Japan-U.K. semiconductor deal boosted markets.
Wall Street economists raised their expectations for second-quarter U.S. economic growth closer to 3 percent, after retail sales rose for a third month.
Shares of Yum Brand rose as much as 5 percent on Thursday morning after the company reported better than expected earnings on Wednesday.
U.S. Treasury notes declined on Thursday, as European stocks and U.S. equity futures rose on signs of increased political stability in the U.K.