Market headlines from across the globe.Stocks closed mixed as on Friday ahead of the Memorial Day holiday weekend and digested key economic data.U.S. government debt prices were mixed on Friday as investors digested a fresh batch of economic data.Oil prices were choppy on disappointment that an OPEC-led exporter group did not cut production more deeply.
MarketsThis year has been good for both bond and stock investors. To rely on that benign picture lasting looks risky.It isn’t America, but the rest of the world, that is driving corporate earnings growth.OPEC’s spell over oil markets has been broken. That’s bad news for Western heavyweights like Shell and BHP who made b...