BC-APFN-Business News Digest
May. 17, 2018
This is a digest of AP Business News stories moving overnight or in the morning. The business desk will reopen at 6 a.m. If you have issues overnight please call 212-621-1600. All times EDT.
MARKETS & ECONOMY:
FINANCIAL MARKETS — A report on global markets, starting in Asia and updated through the close of trading on Wall Street.
MORTGAGE RATES — Freddie Mac reports on this week's average U.S. mortgage rates. By Marcy Gordon. UPCOMING: 130 words after release of report at 10 a.m., 300 words by 10:45 a.m.
EARNS-JC PENNEY — The department store operator reports quarterly results. UPCOMING: 250 words, photo after release of the report at about 8 a.m.
EARNS-WALMART — The world's largest retailer quarterly results. UPCOMING: 250 words, photo after release of the report at about 8 a.m.