Tue, May 09, 2023
An index of Asian stocks eased back from more than two-week highs on Tuesday as traders squared positions heading into a key U.S. inflation report, although mainland Chinese shares and Japanese equities bucked the trend.
Fri, Apr 21, 2023
On the heels of other signals that the world's biggest economy is slowing down, the data helped drag Brent crude futures , a bellwether for global activity, down 2.4% for their steepest single-day drop in five weeks.
Thu, Apr 20, 2023
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan (.MIAPJ0000PUS) was 0.16% lower, while Japan's Nikkei (.N225) was up 0.07%. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 index (.AXJO) was 0.07% lower.
Mon, Jun 19, 2017
Asian stocks rose on Monday, shaking off Wall Street`s uninspiring performance on Friday, while sterling was mostly steady after a van rammed into pedestrians in London even as markets braced for the start of Brexit talks.
Fri, Jun 02, 2017
The key equity indices of Indian markets- Sensex and Nifty- have resumed their record-setting spree and have recovered to fresh lifetime highs in opening trade on Friday on sustained buying amid positive global cues.
Thu, Jun 01, 2017
The BSE Sensex fell over 75 points to 31,070 and the Nifty slipped below 9,600-mark in early trade on Thursday as participants trimmed their positions, triggered by lower gross domestic product (GDP) numbers and core infrastructure sectors growth.
Mon, May 29, 2017
Asian stocks edged up on Monday, taking cues from Wall Street shares hovering around record highs, while the pound nursed losses after a poll showed a shrinking lead for Prime Minister Theresa May`s party in Britain`s upcoming elections. MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was a touch higher.
Thu, May 11, 2017
Oil prices held on to 3 percent-plus overnight gains, their biggest one-day jump since Dec. 1, following a steep drop in U.S. inventories and support from Iraq and Algeria for an extension to OPEC supply cuts.
Thu, Apr 27, 2017
The Canadian dollar and the Mexican peso remained under pressure as the United States was readying an executive order to withdraw from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
Mon, Apr 03, 2017
Analysts at HDFC Securities said, “If Nifty trades above 9180 level on Monday then traders could expect positive move in the Nifty towards 9200 followed by 9240 level. If Nifty sustains below 9180 level for first hour of trade then traders may see down move, which could take Nifty towards 9120 level followed by 9080 level.”
Fri, Mar 17, 2017
Analysts at HDFC Securities said, “If Nifty sustains above 9140 level then traders could expect positive move in the Nifty towards 9200 followed by 9240 level. If Nifty trades below 9140 level for first hour of trade then traders may see down move, which could take Nifty towards 9080 level followed by 9020 level.”
Thu, Mar 16, 2017
According to a HDFC Securities report, a rate hike in the US will mean outflows from the Indian markets are misplaced.
"The Fed makes the world safe for risk until June," said CitiFX strategist Steven Englander. "Buy emerging market FX, equities, commodities."
Thu, Mar 02, 2017
Trump pledged to deliver "massive" tax relief to the middle class and corporate tax cuts, to spend heavily on infrastructure and to ease regulations -- steps that have helped to push U.S. stocks higher since his election victory in November.
Fri, Jan 27, 2017
Financial stocks led by ICICI Bank, SBI, Axis Bank and HDFC Bank hogged the limelight on the back of better-than-expected earnings by most so far, which rose by up to 4.74%, lifting the BSE bank index by 1.50%.
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.
Thu, Dec 22, 2016
Domestic stocks struggled for the seventh day as the Sensex broke below the crucial 26,000-mark to nearly a one-month low by plunging 263 points in absence of any major triggers and a likely hit to quarterly earnings from demonetisation.
Thu, Nov 24, 2016
Taking a cue from global markets, the key Indian equity market indices opened flat on Thursday.
The sensitive index Sensex of the BSE, which had closed at 26,051.81 points on Wednesday, opened lower at 26,049.14 points.
Thu, Nov 17, 2016
The currency has been on a tear since Donald Trump was elected president last week, stoking expectations of big fiscal spending and sending U.S. Treasury debt yields soaring on the prospect of higher interest rates.
Mon, Nov 14, 2016
“What we saw last week was a genuine change in the thought process of many money managers, with some feeling we need to be prepared for inflation, while many others have been truly sceptical of the moves and note that while markets are firmly in the ‘hope’ phase there are great execution risks.”
Fri, Aug 19, 2016
Asian markets grew only 1.9% in earnings in the second quarter of 2016 whereas Indian markets’ earnings were in consensus with the greater majority on forecasts.
Industrial companies in India reported better-than-expected earnings, led by volume growth and margin improvement.
Thu, Aug 18, 2016
“The message from the Fed is that they’re going to be cautious in raising rates,” Shane Oliver, Sydney-based global investment strategist at AMP Capital Investors Ltd. told Bloomberg News. “That’s supportive of the share markets.”
Fri, Jul 22, 2016
Asian shares fell on Friday as Wall street’s record highs were broken on the back of weak corporate results.
S&P 500 futures closed at 2,165.17 points down 7.85 points or 0.36%.
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