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Stocks wobble on COVID-19, U.S. election uncertainty; dollar slips
Wed, Oct 28, 2020
A gauge of world stock markets edged lower and the U.S. dollar fell on Tuesday as investors grappled with a surge in coronavirus cases and uncertainty over the impending U.S. election
Global stocks on defensive as U.S.-China tensions spook investors
Mon, Jul 27, 2020
U.S. stock futures slipped and Asian shares came under pressure in early Monday trade as tit-for-tat consulate closures in China and the United States fanned worries about worsening diplomatic ties between the world`s two largest economies
Asian shares defensive; eyes on EU summit, U.S. stimulus talks
Mon, Jul 20, 2020
Asian shares began warily on Monday as investors eyed efforts to stitch together more fiscal stimulus in the eurozone and United States to help economies ride out the effects of a record jump in COVID-19 cases globally. MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was flat at 541.49, with Australian shares down 0.3% and South Korea`s KOSPI just a shade higher
Asian shares set to slip as coronavirus concerns weigh
Fri, Jul 10, 2020
Asian shares were set to open mostly lower on Friday as record-breaking new coronavirus cases and deaths in several U.S. states stoked concerns that new lockdowns could derail the economic recovery, and investors looked forward to earnings season
Asian stocks set to rise as focus swings to recovery prospects
Thu, Jul 09, 2020
Asian stocks were expected to rise on Thursday, as hopes of a robust economic recovery offset concerns over flare-ups in the coronavirus pandemic, and as investors looked ahead to earnings season
Asian shares mixed as corporate earnings loom
Wed, Jul 08, 2020
Asian stocks were set for a mixed open on Wednesday, as an increase in new coronavirus cases in some parts of the world cast doubts over the economic recovery, leading some investors to cash in on recent gains ahead of earnings season
Wall Street moves higher on Brexit deal with European Union, robust earnings
Thu, Oct 17, 2019
The stock helped the communication services sector gain 0.7%, the biggest among the 11 major S&P 500 sectors trading higher.
Asia stocks edge higher but markets on tenterhooks ahead of US payrolls
Fri, Oct 04, 2019
US stock futures fell 0.16% in Asia on Friday, though that followed a 0.80% increase in the S&P 500 on Wall Street overnight on hopes that future Fed rate cuts will support corporate profits.
Trade war Impact: Global shares at one-month low on US manufacturing shock
Wed, Oct 02, 2019
MSCI`s gauge of stocks across the globe, covering 49 markets, stood near its lowest level since early September after shedding 0.83% in the previous session.
Global Markets: Asian shares edge lower as US House readies President Trump impeachment inquiry
Wed, Sep 25, 2019
The dollar nursed losses against most major currencies as the impeachment inquiry sets the stage for a fierce battle between Democrats and Trump`s Republican Party over whether the president sought foreign influence to smear a political rival.
Trade optimism pulls global markets, Dow Jones Industrial Average rises 162 points
Fri, Jan 18, 2019
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin discussed lifting some or all tariffs imposed on Chinese imports and suggested offering a tariff rollback during trade discussions scheduled for January 30.
Global Markets: Trade optimism lifts stocks, though year 2018 set to end with losses
Mon, Dec 31, 2018
The US benchmark S&P 500 stock index advanced after U.S. President Donald Trump said he held a "very good call" with China`s President Xi Jinping on Saturday to discuss trade and claimed "big progress" was being made.
Global Markets: Dollar, US yields fall on Fed comments; Brexit divorce deal casts shadow
Fri, Nov 16, 2018
Wall Street`s main indexes were little changed in initial trading. Disappointing forecasts by chip companies Nvidia Corp and Applied Materials weighed on sentiment, but that may have been countered by prospects of a less-aggressive path of rate hikes following comments from Richard Clarida, the newly appointed vice chair of the Federal Reserve.
Gold hits one-week low on strong dollar; Fed minutes awaited
Wed, Feb 21, 2018
Gold prices hit their lowest in a week on Wednesday as the dollar steadied after a recovery from last week`s three-year low, while investors awaited the minutes of the U.S. Federal Reserve`s last policy meeting for clues on the pace of interest rate hikes this year.
Gold hits three-week high as dollar slides to lowest since 2014
Fri, Feb 16, 2018
Data this week showed US producer prices accelerated in January, while initial claims for state unemployment benefits increased in the week ended February 10.
Gold rises on weaker US dollar ahead of US inflation data
Mon, Feb 12, 2018
Spot gold rose 0.6 percent to $1,323.68 per ounce at 0435 GMT. Last week, the precious metal fell 1.2 percent for a second consecutive weekly decline.
Market rout erodes Rs 9.6 Lakh crore investor wealth in 3 days
Tue, Feb 06, 2018
The BSE benchmark Sensex slumped 1,274.35 points to hit the day's low at 33,482.81 today. Post the Union Budget on February 1, the 30-share index has plummeted by 2,164.11 points.
Gold climbs back towards 17-month peak as dollar slips
Fri, Jan 26, 2018
Dollar weakness tends to benefit assets priced in the U.S. unit, which become more affordable for holders of other currencies, while ultra-low interest rates cut the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion.
GE posts $10 billion loss, sales drop as power weakens
Wed, Jan 24, 2018
General Electric Co forecast further weakening of its troubled power business on Wednesday as it reported a $10 billion loss and a 5-percent fall in revenue in the fourth quarter, driven by previously-announced charges for insurance losses and taxes.
Oil dips on higher US fuel stocks, but overall market remains supported
Wed, Jan 24, 2018
Oil prices fell on Wednesday, weighed down by data that showed an increase in US crude oil and gasoline inventories. Brent crude oil futures were at $69.83 a barrel at 0444 GMT, down 13 cents from their last close.