Stocks start the day higher as Trump announces deals in Saudi Arabia; Ford fires Fields, names new CEO

Wall Street started the day in the plus column as oil prices rose and investors weighed a series of billion-dollar deals between the US and Saudi Arabia, which involve companies including Boeing (BA) and Lockheed (LMT).

Ford (F) has fired CEO Mark Fields as CEO and named industry outsider and former Steelcase (SCS) CEO Jim Hackett. Yahoo Finance’s Jen Rogers discusses these stories and more with Rick Newman.

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