NewsWatch: The antitrust suspects: Facebook and Apple appear to be most at risk

NewsWatch: The antitrust suspects: Facebook and Apple appear to be most at risk
MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE

Facebook Inc. and Apple Inc. are most at risk if government regulators are serious about pursuing antitrust actions against Big Tech. See full story.


How the Trump-Xi trade meeting could set the stock-market tone for the summer

Stock-market bulls might find their summer riding on what happens when President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping meet at the Group of 20 summit in Japan in the coming week.. See full story.


OPEC readies for ‘critical’ meeting, decision on oil output cuts

The meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies in early July is coming at a particularly important and volatile time for oil. Prices have been supported by major producers’ output cuts, growing tensions in the Middle East, but also pressured by forecasts of a slowdown in global demand. See full story.


Bitcoin continues its rally, pokes above $11,000 level

A day after reaching the $10,000 mark for the first time in more than a year, the price bitcoin surged above $11,000 on Saturday. See full story.


Why gold prices have climbed to their highest since 2013

Dovish statements from global central banks aren’t the only reason for gold’s rise past $1,400 an ounce to levels it hasn’t seen in nearly six years. See full story.


MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE

A new bill aims to establish a student-loan ombudsman and allow borrowers to sue their student-loan companies. See full story.