Global stocks traded higher Friday as markets held onto gains sparked by a potential thaw in U.S.-China trade talks, despite contradictions from the Treasury, and added to risky positions following a solid start to the U.S. corporate earnings season.
Netflix shares were indicated lower in pre-market trading Friday after the online streaming entertainment service topped Wall Street forecasts with its fourth quarter earnings report, but noted that U.S. price increases wouldn't slow its cash burn rate until at least next year.
Global oil prices tested one-month highs Friday after OPEC members reported the biggest monthly drop in production in nearly two years as the cartel prepped for broader output cuts to address what it sees as a glut in world markets.
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The two companies entered into a research collaboration to investigate whether their combined efforts can help detect heart issues before they become more serious.