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Asian shares News
Nifty 50, Sensex open on weak note as new month starts
Thu, Aug 01, 2019
On Wednesday, Sensex at Bombay Stock Exchange climbed 83.88 points or 0.22 per cent to end at 37,481.12, Nifty at National Stock Exchange added 32.60 points or 0.29 per cent to settle at 11,118, while Bank Nifty gained 84.40 points or 0.29 per cent and closed at 28,876.
Asian shares tread water amid mixed growth signals
Fri, Apr 12, 2019
"One of the big take aways from the past few days has been the broad decline in volatility across markets," National Australia Bank (NAB) analysts said in a morning note. NAB attributed the muted reaction to recent events to dovish policy shifts by central banks, signs that China`s stimulus measures are having an effect, continued U.S.-China trade talks and the Brexit delay.
Asia shares sluggish as global growth concerns return
Thu, Mar 07, 2019
Asian shares rose marginally in early trade on Thursday, with caution prevailing as investors awaited some kind of resolution to Sino-U.S. trade negotiations, while the euro remained under pressure ahead of the European Central Bank meeting.
Markets regain lost ground, Sensex up by over 75 points
Tue, Jan 08, 2019
Asian shares too rose for the third straight session on Tuesday as investors bet that Washington and Beijing are inching towards a trade deal and that US Federal Reserve would halt its tightening if economic growth slows further.
Asian shares tick up but oil rout dampens sentiment
Mon, Nov 26, 2018
MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan edged up 0.4 percent, led by gains in Taiwan shares following local elections, while Japan`s Nikkei advanced 0.6 percent. In China, the Shanghai composite index ticked up 0.3 percent.
Asia shares inch up, Fed caution curbs dollar
Mon, Nov 19, 2018
Asian shares crept cautiously higher on Monday amid conflicting signals on the chance of a truce in the Sino-U.S. trade dispute, while the Federal Reserve`s new-found concern on the global economy undermined the dollar.
Global Markets: Asia stocks pressured on global growth worries, oil woes
Mon, Nov 12, 2018
A combination of weak factory-gate inflation data in China and low oil prices weighed on global stocks on Friday, dragging MSCI`s gauge of global stocks to its worst day in two weeks. The index was last 0.11 percent lower.
Asian shares on edge after nine-day rout, mood shaky as volatility spikes
Fri, Oct 12, 2018
"The (U.S. share) market is now about seven percent off of its 100-day high, but this is far from a rare occurrence historically. Indeed, history is littered with over five percent-ish type selloffs in the midst of economic expansions," wrote economists at RBC Capital Markets.
Asian shares, dollar becalmed awaiting trade news
Wed, Aug 29, 2018
Asian share markets were left in limbo on Wednesday as optimism over the U.S.-Mexico trade deal was quickly replaced by caution ahead of a looming deadline on tariffs with China.
Global Markets: Asian shares gain on U.S.-China trade talks, lira recovers
Fri, Aug 17, 2018
Asian shares won a modest reprieve on Friday after China and the United States agreed to hold their first trade talks since June next week and as the Turkish lira extended gains from its record low earlier this week.
Global Markets: Asian shares falter as U.S. readies China tariffs, euro at two-week low on ECB
Fri, Jun 15, 2018
U.S. President Donald Trump has made up his mind to impose "pretty significant" tariffs and will unveil a list targeting $50 billion of Chinese goods on Friday, an administration official said. Beijing has warned that it was ready to respond.
Asia stocks encouraged by bounce in S&P futures; confused on Syria
Mon, Apr 09, 2018
MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inched up 0.1 percent. Japan`s Nikkei wavered either side of flat, and South Korea edged ahead by 0.2 percent.
Asian shares slip as Tillerson exit, tariffs raise protectionism fears
Wed, Mar 14, 2018
MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan stumbled 0.7 percent, retreating from a 1-1/2 month high hit on Tuesday, with technology sector the biggest drag.
Oil hits highest in nearly two weeks on Asian equity recovery
Mon, Feb 19, 2018
The US oil rig count, an indicator of future production, rose by seven to 798, its highest since April 2015, according to a weekly report from General Electric`s Baker Hughes unit.
Bloodbath continues on stock market; Sensex falls 300 points
Mon, Feb 05, 2018
Benchmark Nifty fell 0.87% to 10,666.55, while Sensex closed 309.59 points
Markets at day's high ahead of Budget 2018; Nifty tests 11,100
Thu, Feb 01, 2018
Sectoral indices also ventured into the positive teritorry after yesterday's bear grip
Indices close lower, as investors remain cautious ahead of budget
Tue, Jan 30, 2018
The broader NSE Nifty closed 0.73% at 11,049.65, while the benchmark BSE index ended 0.69% lower at 36,033.73.
Global Markets: Asian shares dip as commodities ease, bitcoin licks wounds
Wed, Jan 17, 2018
Asian stocks stepped back from a record high on Wednesday as the region`s resource shares were dented by falling oil and commodity prices while digital currencies tumbled on worries about tighter regulations.
Asian shares slip as iron ore softens, euro near three-year top
Tue, Jan 16, 2018
MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.2 percent in early trade. U.S. markets were closed for a public holiday on Monday.
Markets close flat as investors show caution
Wed, Jan 10, 2018
Auto, capital goods and consumer stocks pulled the key indices lower