Joseph Woelfel

Before joining TheStreet.com in August 2008, Woelfel worked as a senior editor at Thomson Financial North America, a division of Thomson Reuters. Prior to that, he was an assignment editor and copy editor at Dow Jones Newswires. He has a bachelor's degree in journalism from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J.

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Dow Surges as China's Xi Helps Ease Trade Tensions; Facebook Shares Jump

Dow Surges as China's Xi Helps Ease Trade Tensions; Facebook Shares Jump

Stocks surge after Chinese President Xi Jinping pledges to open more sectors to foreign companies.

China's Xi, Mark Zuckerberg, Wells Fargo and Nvidia - 5 Things You Must Know

China's Xi, Mark Zuckerberg, Wells Fargo and Nvidia - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures surge on Tuesday, after Chinese President Xi Jinping pledges to open more sectors to foreign companies; Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is scheduled to address Congress about the Cambridge Analytica scandal on Tuesday; the CFPB reportedly is seeking a record fine against Wells Fargo.

Stocks Rise on Softer U.S. Approach in China Trade War

Stocks Rise on Softer U.S. Approach in China Trade War

Stocks rise Monday following tweets from Donald Trump that appeared to indicate the U.S. was softening its approach in its trade battle with China.

Deutsche Bank, Novartis, AveXis, Facebook, Patrick Reed - 5 Things You Must Know

Deutsche Bank, Novartis, AveXis, Facebook, Patrick Reed - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures rise Monday following indications that Donald Trump was softening his approach toward China; Deutsche Bank ousts CEO John Cryan; Novartis buys AveXis; Facebook to notify users whose data may have been shared with Cambridge Analytica.

Dow Secures 3-Day Winning Streak For First Time Since Late February

Dow Secures 3-Day Winning Streak For First Time Since Late February

Stocks rise Thursday as worries about a full-blown trade war between the U.S. and China ease with the focus now turning to negotiations.

Facebook, Sears, Delta, Nike and AMC - 5 Things You Must Know

Facebook, Sears, Delta, Nike and AMC - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures rise Thursday as worries about a full-blown trade war between the U.S. and China ease; 87 million Facebook users may have had their personal data accessed by Cambridge Analytica; Sears and Delta hit by cyber security breach at a tech firm.

Dow Rallies 700 Points From Low After Rough Start, Stocks Close Higher

Dow Rallies 700 Points From Low After Rough Start, Stocks Close Higher

Stocks are higher on Wednesday in spite of China saying it will slap reciprocal 25% tariffs on 106 U.S. products including soybeans, cars, planes, whiskey, and chemicals.

Dow Futures Plunge as China Fires Back - 5 Things You Must Know

Dow Futures Plunge as China Fires Back - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures plunge Wednesday after China says it will slap reciprocal 25% tariffs on 106 U.S. products; ADP releases a report on private payrolls for March; Amazon reportedly could make offer for India's Flipkart.

Stocks Finish Higher in Volatile Day of Trading

Stocks Finish Higher in Volatile Day of Trading

Stocks rise Tuesday, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average claws back some losses following a selloff in the previous session.

Amazon, Disney, Viacom and Spotify - 5 Things You Must Know

Amazon, Disney, Viacom and Spotify - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures are higher after a tech selloff during the previous session; Fox says Disney could acquire Sky News; CBS reportedly is preparing a low-ball bid for Viacom.