In Milan, Gucci, Sunnei and Missoni focus on transformation

MILAN — Milan Fashion Week’s third day, mostly womenswear previews for next spring and summer, was all about transformation. Sometimes inner transformation, like at Gucci, or brand transformation, like at Missoni. And sometimes it was about upgrading the style game, like at Sunnei. Here are some highlights from Friday’s shows. GUCCI’S ‘TWINSBURG’ Gucci’s creative director … Read more

What Stocks Are Moving Monday? AMC, Signify Health, Tesla, and Occidental

Text size Traders continue to debate how aggressive the Federal Reserve will be in tightening monetary policy. Timothy A. Clary/AFP via Getty Images Stock futures were falling Monday as Wall Street continued to debate how aggressive the Federal Reserve will be in tightening monetary policy. The Jackson Hole economic symposium, beginning at the end of … Read more

Why Is the Stock Market Down Today? Dow Slides, AMC Plunges.

Text size Stocks dropped on Friday and were extending declines on Monday. Angela Weiss/AFP via Getty Images Stocks are dropping again as markets look ahead to Friday’s Federal Reserve confab in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, where Jerome Powell could take a more aggressive stance in the battle against inflation. In midday trading, the Dow Jones Industrial … Read more

After the Market Meltdown, 5 Silver Linings From the Inflation Data

The inflation data released on Wednesday jolted markets. Coming in at 8.3%, the rate declined for the first time in eight months but was higher than economists expected. While it may have peaked, the squeeze will continue. But investors looking for silver linings can still find them. First, the stronger-then-expected April figure leaves no uncertainty … Read more

France lifts COVID-19 rules on unvaccinated, mask wearing

France is lifting most COVID-19 restrictions By SYLVIE CORBET Associated Press March 14, 2022, 2:09 PM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article PARIS — France lifted most COVID-19 restrictions on Monday, abolishing the need to wear face masks in most settings and allowing people who aren’t vaccinated back into restaurants, … Read more