Nvidia’s AI Boom Almost Blows Past Politics

Nvidia rules the artificial intelligence world, but that world is getting a little smaller—and more crowded. …

Tech Stocks Sink Ahead of Nvidia Earnings

Artificial intelligence powered the stock market for much of the year. Now it is testing U.S.…

Stocks Extend Rally, Boosted by AI Optimism

Nvidia shares gain, and Microsoft hits a new all-time high as investor enthusiasm for artificial intelligence…

Walmart Earnings, Low Fuel Prices Drag on Stocks

Earnings selloffs in Cisco Systems and Walmart pulled down the Dow. But the broader market narrowly…

Stocks Continue to Rally, With Investors More Confident in a Soft Landing

Growing evidence of a gradually cooling economy helped push stocks higher once again Wednesday.  The S&P 500…

Stocks, Bonds Soar After Inflation Data

An autumn stock-market rally accelerated Tuesday after fresh data showed that inflation cooled more than expected,…

Nvidia Develops New AI Chips, Again, to Keep Selling to China 

Nvidia is working on a new lineup of artificial-intelligence chips customized for China as the semiconductor…

Stocks Snap Winning Streak After Powell Warns Inflation Victory Not Assured

The S&P 500’s shot at its longest winning streak since 2004 appeared within grasp for much…

China Is Becoming a Problem for Investors

U.S.-listed companies that do a lot of business in the country have struggled.

Fed Pause Helps Treasury Yields Retreat and Stocks Climb

Many investors on Wednesday looked to the Federal Reserve for hints about whether this autumn’s unusual…