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Global Markets: China gains, auto sector lift Asian shares, but sentiment fragile
Tue, May 28, 2019
Chinese blue-chips climbed 0.61% a day after data showed Chinese industrial firms` profits shrank in April, which could prompt more government stimulus to support the slowing economy.
Asian shares win reprieve as Donald Trump plans to delay tariffs on auto imports
Thu, May 16, 2019
On Wednesday, Wall Street shares extended their rebound, with the S&P 500 gaining 0.58% and the MSCI`s broadest gauge of world stocks bouncing back from a two-month low hit on Tuesday.
Sensex, Nifty soar ahead of GDP numbers; Did Yes Bank just stir investor sentiments up? Shares up 6%
Fri, Nov 30, 2018
In market opening session, the Sensex opened at 36,272.52 up by 102.11 points or 0.28% at around 09:15 hrs. Also, positive global markets, decline in crude oil prices and stable rupee added to the domestic market sentiments.
Asia stocks edge up as Wall Street shows resilience, crude oil near two-month lows
Wed, Oct 24, 2018
Global stocks suffered earlier this week on worries about U.S. earnings, Italian government finances, U.S. trade tensions and mounting pressure on Saudi Arabia over the death of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Sensex bounces 321 points in early trade on positive Asian cues
Mon, Oct 22, 2018
The 30-share barometer, which had lost 847 points in the previous two sessions, was trading higher by 321.41 points, or nearly 1 per cent, at 34,637.04. Sectoral indices led by healthcare, bankex, capital goods and auto were trading in the green with gains of up to 0.92 per cent.
Global Markets: Asian shares can't shake trade stress, pound up on Brexit talk
Tue, Sep 11, 2018
Most bourses in the region nursed modest losses with Shanghai blue chips off 0.3 percent and South Korea 0.4 percent as investors awaited the next round of trade hostilities.
Asian markets post modest gains as trade fears keep investors cautious
Fri, Jul 27, 2018
Asian stocks struggled to gain traction on Friday, following a mixed Wall Street finish and as the worsening Sino-U.S. trade dispute kept investors in the region cautious, despite signs of rapprochement between the United States and Europe.
Top 5 stocks in focus on June 28: Fortis Healthcare, JK Cement to Varroc Engineering, here are 5 newsmakers of the day
Thu, Jun 28, 2018
The Asian stocks including the Indian market closed in red on June 27, 2018. The NSE Nifty 50 declined by 31.65 points (0.30%) to end at 10,639.75 but there were certain stocks that made news on the day and their impact will be seen during trade on June 28, 2018.
Global Markets: Asia stocks rise as techs lift Wall Street, Italy still a worry
Wed, Jun 06, 2018
The Nasdaq closed at a record high for the second day in a row on Tuesday with help from the technology and consumer discretionary sectors, aided by the upbeat outlook for the U.S. economy. But the S&P 500 dipped, with the financial sector hit by lower Treasury yields, which can reduce banks` profits.
Global Markets: Asian shares hit record peak but trade protectionist fears cast shadow
Thu, Jan 25, 2018
Asian stocks hit a record high on Thursday though concerns about the Trump administration`s protectionist stance tempered enthusiasm in financial markets, while the dollar struggled after U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin welcomed a weaker currency.
Global Markets: Stocks resume ascent on earnings hopes, euro gets lift from ECB
Fri, Jan 12, 2018
Wall Street`s three major stock indexes hit record highs with earnings for S&P 500 companies expected to have increased by 11.8 percent in the recently-ended quarter, according to Thomson Reuters.
Equity indices trade in red, metal stocks lag
Wed, Nov 15, 2017
According to market observers, index heavyweights like ONGC, Sun Pharma, ITC and Tata Steel were amongst the prominent losers on the BSE.
Asia stocks edge lower, focus turns to China markets after ratings cut
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
The dollar was steady at 112.445 yen and on track to end 1.4 percent higher on the week, during which it brushed a two-month high of 112.725 as U.S. yields spiked on the back of the Fed`s hawkish stance.
China factory growth fuels rise in Asian stocks
Wed, May 31, 2017
China's factory activity grew at a steady pace during the month beating expectations of a slowdown during the month. This pushed the Asian stocks higher on Wednesday.
Asia stocks mixed, but Trump's troubles weigh
Fri, May 19, 2017
Japan`s Nikkei was almost 0.1 percent higher, headed for a decline of 1.6 percent for the week.
BSE down for second straight day; Tata Motors down 8%
Wed, Feb 15, 2017
Asian stocks rose in early morning, as Wall Street recorded highs overnight after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen commented in favor of an interest rate hike next month, while the dollar hovered near three-week highs.
Asian stocks and dollar firmer as Yellen hints at March rate hike
Wed, Feb 15, 2017
Yellen said on Tuesday that the Fed will probably need to raise interest rates at an upcoming meeting in March, and that delaying rate increases could leave the Fed`s policymaking committee behind the curve.
Asia stocks subdued as economic, political uncertainty hits
Tue, Feb 07, 2017
French stocks lost 1%, and yields on 10-year French government bonds hit their highest level since September 2015.
Most Asia stocks up but Tokyo hit by Donald Trump worries
Thu, Jan 12, 2017
Most Asian markets rose Thursday after a pick-up on Wall Street but Tokyo tumbled as investors were left deflated by a lack of economic detail from Donald Trump at his first post-election press conference.
Asian stocks recover after Italy-fuelled sell-off
Tue, Dec 06, 2016
Asian stocks rallied while the euro held up and high-yielding currencies rebounded as investors rediscovered their desire for risk assets after the previous day`s losses fuelled by Italian uncertainty.