Chip-equipment companies suggest a recovery is on the way

2019-10-31

Companies that sell equipment to make semiconductors are showing strong gains in earnings and on Wall Street, suggesting that they are seeing the earliest signs of a recovery in the beleaguered sector. KLA Corp. KLAC, -2.27%  reported adjusted fiscal first-quarter earnings of $2.48 a share on revenue of $1.41 billionRead More →

Gold holds above $1,500 ahead of this week’s Fed meeting

2019-10-28

Gold futures edged lower Monday but held above the psychologically important level of $1,500 an ounce as traders await this week’s Federal Reserve policy meeting. Gold for December delivery GCZ19, -0.33%  on Comex fell $4.30, or 0.3%, to $1,501 an ounce, while December silver SIZ19, -0.06%  edged 1.9 cents higher,Read More →