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The top business headlines from The Wall Street Journal, three times daily. Whether it’s the latest on overseas markets, economic news out of Washington or closing numbers from Wall Street, you'll be in the know in a flash.

The top business headlines from The Wall Street Journal, three times daily. Whether it’s the latest on overseas markets, economic news out of Washington or closing numbers from Wall Street, you'll be in the know in a flash.

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United States

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The top business headlines from The Wall Street Journal, three times daily. Whether it’s the latest on overseas markets, economic news out of Washington or closing numbers from Wall Street, you'll be in the know in a flash.

Language:

English


Episodes

U.S. Gun Control Talks Focus on Areas of Compromise

5/27/2022
Russia gains ground in bid to encircle troops defending Ukraine’s east. SPACs are warning they may go bust. Annmarie Fertoli hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:50

Strong Retail Earnings Push U.S. Stocks Higher

5/26/2022
Macy’s shares jump on robust sales growth. Discount chains Dollar General, Dollar Tree beat Wall Street expectations. Nvidia’s shares rise on record revenue. VMWare’s shares climb after Broadcom confirms plan to acquire it for $61 billion. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:57

Weekly Jobless Claims Tick Down, Remain Near Prepandemic Levels

5/26/2022
Plus: U.S. stocks rise sharply in morning trading. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky dismisses idea of relinquishing land to Russia in return for peace. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:41

Secretary of State Antony Blinken to Lay Out U.S. Policy on China

5/26/2022
In Uvalde, Texas, hundreds gather at a prayer vigil following a deadly mass shooting at an elementary school. Elon Musk plans to rely more heavily on equity for his deal to buy Twitter. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:58

U.S. Stocks Turn Higher on Federal Reserve, Retail Sector News

5/25/2022
Fed minutes show officials thought they would need to raise interest rates by a half-percentage point at each of the next two meetings. Nordstrom, Express shares climb after retailers raise their 2022 forecasts. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:10

Texas School Shooting Victims Were All in Same Classroom

5/25/2022
Gunman was killed by members of elite border patrol tactical team. Russia says it is open to easing blockade on Ukraine’s Black Sea ports. WSJ reports exclusively that Iran used secret U.N. records to evade nuclear probes. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:11

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp Defeats Trump-Backed Rival in Primary

5/25/2022
President Biden renews a call for gun-control legislation after a massacre at a Texas elementary school. CVS decides to stop filling controlled-substance prescriptions ordered by clinicians working at startups Cerebral and Done Health. Keith Collins hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:03

Tech-Stock Selloff Pulls Nasdaq Lower

5/24/2022
S&P 500 also falls, but Dow manages small gain. Shares of Snap plunge 43% as disappointing earnings trigger fears of an online ad-market slowdown. U.S. new-home sales slowed in April. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:01

U.S. Stocks Tumble as Tech Selloff Deepens

5/24/2022
Plus: Demand for Covid-19 vaccines and drugs plateaus. Primary races in Alabama, Arkansas and Georgia pose test of former President Donald Trump’s appeal within the GOP. Trenae Nuri reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:51

Russia Tries to Tighten Hold Over Occupied Areas of Ukraine

5/24/2022
U.S. births increase for the first time since 2014. Samsung Group plans to invest over $350 billion in chips and other businesses in the next five years. Luke Vargas hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:32

Financial Stocks Lead Market Rally

5/23/2022
JPMorgan Chase shares jump on optimism about the economy. Shares of economic bellwethers such as Caterpillar gain. WSJ reports Broadcom is in talks to acquire VMWare for about $60 billion. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:22

Pfizer Says Three-Dose Covid Vaccine 80% Effective in Young Children

5/23/2022
Plus: GameStop launches digital wallet. Didi to proceed with delisting from NYSE. Starbucks is leaving Russia. Trenae Nuri reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:21

Biden Says U.S. Would Intervene Militarily if China Invaded Taiwan

5/23/2022
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is expected to deliver a virtual address to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Chip maker Broadcom is in advanced talks to buy software company VMware. Luke Vargas hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:08

Stocks Finish Nearly Unchanged to Cap Volatile Week

5/20/2022
Ross Stores shares fall 22% after posting lower quarterly sales. Bitcoin falls 5% and has fallen roughly 58% from its November all-time high. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:28

U.S. Stocks Turn Lower in Midday Trading

5/20/2022
Plus: Deere & Co. reports higher quarterly sales and profits. President Biden visits semiconductor plant in South Korea. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:56

Global Stocks Rise After China Cuts a Key Interest Rate

5/20/2022
Russia rejects calls to end a blockade that is preventing Ukraine from shipping grain to world markets. Boeing successfully launches its Starliner vehicle into space. Luke Vargas hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:13

Stocks Finish Lower After Turbulent Session

5/19/2022
Target shares down another 5% after yesterday’s steep decline. Boeing shares rise 1.3% after winning a key contract for its 737 MAX jet. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:25

Dow Down in Early Trading as Volatility Continues on Wall Street

5/19/2022
Plus: Kohl’s reports lower quarterly sales to due to inflation’s impact on consumers. Senate expected to approve $40 billion in additional military aid to Ukraine. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:01:46

U.S. Stock Futures Slide, Pointing to Possible Further Losses

5/19/2022
The head of the U.N. warns that the war in Ukraine and other global crises could lead to mass hunger and famine. The Biden administration invokes a national security mobilization law in an effort to increase U.S. baby formula production amid a nationwide shortage. Luke Vargas hosts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:23

Dow Drops More Than 1,100 Points on Recession Fears

5/18/2022
Disappointing earnings reports from big retailers raise investors’ concerns. Target shares drop nearly 25%. Walmart shares fall nearly 7%. J.R. Whalen reports. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:03:00