Global Stocks Rise With Eyes on Trade
Global stocks extended a rally on Wednesday after China exempted certain U.S. products from higher tariffs ahead of trade talks planned for next month....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, dollar rise as U.S.-China trade rhetoric softens A global gauge of equities
edged higher on Monday and the dollar rebounded after U.S.
President Donald Trump said Chinese officials had contacted
Washington about resuming trade negotiations....
GLOBAL MARKETS-US stocks rise, dollar pares losses on trade talk hopes A gauge of world equity markets
rebounded and the dollar pared losses on Friday after President
Donald Trump said U.S.-China trade talks were constructive,
easing tensions that pushed stocks on Wall Street toward their
biggest weekly loss since Decem...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, dollar rise on hopes of easing U.S.-China trade tensions A global gauge of equities
edged higher on Monday and the dollar rebounded after U.S.
President Donald Trump said Chinese officials had contacted
Washington about resuming trade negotiations, restoring some
equilibrium following signs of escalation i...
Global stocks gain as trade talk hopes rise, rate-cut pressure ebbs European stocks and U.S. equity futures were higher on Wednesday after a report fueled optimism about progress in U.S.-China trade talks, offsetting disappointment about the size of potential U.S. interest rate cuts....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks, bond yields rise as trade war fears ease Asian stocks tracked global peers
higher on Tuesday while safe-haven bonds sold off as signs
Sino-U.S. trade hostilities might be easing helped restore
investor confidence after the previous session's rout....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks, bond yields rise on hopes of easing trade war tension Asian stocks rose in step with
their global peers on Tuesday while safe-haven bonds retreated,
after U.S. President Donald Trump softened his tone against
China and predicted the two countries would be able to reach a
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, dollar rise as Trump remarks ease China trade tensions A global gauge of equities
rose on Monday and the dollar recovered from earlier losses as
U.S. President Donald Trump said Chinese officials had contacted
Washington about resuming trade negotiations, after signs of
escalation in the U.S.-China trad...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks weighed down by concerns over trade, Italian budget A slight gain in benchmark U.S.
indices early on Tuesday was not enough to turn global stock
markets higher as concerns about Italy's budget and the fate of
U.S.-China trade talks continued to weigh on investor sentiment....
MIDEAST STOCKS-Global trade tensions, Ramadan dent appetite for Gulf stocks The Egyptian blue-chip index slid sharply to its worst day
in six months on Wednesday, mirroring weak global sentiment, while Saudi
Arabia's index fell, pressured by global tensions and investors retreating from
markets during the Muslim holy month o...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks drop on fears of expanding trade war Global equities tumbled and
safe-haven sovereign bonds surged Friday after President Donald
Trump's unexpected threat of tariffs on Mexican goods added to
fears that escalating trade wars will push the U.S. and other
major economies into recession....
GLOBAL MARKETS-U.S.-China trade truce lifts global stocks, gold falls Global stocks rose and bonds
retreated on Monday as the United States and China agreed to
restart trade talks at the G20 summit over the weekend, leading
investors to bet that a breakthrough between the world's two
largest economies would jumpstart g...
Easing hopes prop up global stocks, pound sags as Britain eyes new PM Expectations of policy easing by major central banks such as the Federal Reserve propped up global stocks on Tuesday, while the pound sagged as Britain braced for a new prime minister who could pave the way for a no-deal exit from the European Union....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks scale one-week high on trade hopes, yuan softens World stocks rose to a one-week
high on cautious hopes for a rapprochement on trade between
Beijing and Washington on Friday, though a perky dollar capped
gains with China's yuan softening again, on track for its
weakest month in 2-1/2 decades....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade hopes lift global stocks to one-week high, yuan softens World stocks climbed to a
one-week high on cautious hopes for a rapprochement on trade
between Beijing and Washington on Friday, though a perky dollar
capped gains with China's yuan softening again, on track for its
weakest month in 2-1/2 decades....
Global Stocks Rise After Selloff Global stocks recovered some of their poise after a big move away from riskier assets and into the safety of government bonds on Thursday saw Treasury yields hit their lowest levels since late 2017....
U.S. Stocks Rise After Global Rally Shares and benchmark indexes rose following strong gains for global stocks amid political developments around the world that countered a set of weak economic data....
Global Stocks Rise Ahead of Fed Minutes Global stocks mostly gained ahead of fresh data from the Federal Reserve and after President Trump said he was weighing measures to boost the world’s largest economy....
Global Stocks Rise Ahead of ECB Policy Decision European stocks followed Asian indexes higher ahead of the ECB meeting, where hints of fresh stimulus to boost the eurozone economy are widely expected....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise on global cues Stock futures for Canada's main equity
index rose on Thursday, as the risk appetite returned to global
markets following a media report that the U.S. and China have
tentatively agreed to a truce ahead of a highly-anticipated
weekend meeting of the tw...
Global stocks sink but oil on the rise as US prepares Iran sanctions Donald Trump to meet China president at G20, raising hopes of trade war breakthrough Financial markets around the world are braced for a renewed period of turbulence this week as the US readies fresh sanctions against Iran and amid rising hopes for a...
Global Stocks Rise After Wild Swings on Wall Street Stocks around the world rose as stronger-than-expected Chinese trade data and upbeat indicators in Europe eased concerns about a sharp deterioration in the global economic outlook....
Global stocks slip, U.S. yields rise on retail sales data A gauge of global equities edged lower on Tuesday and U.S. Treasury yields climbed as a stronger-than-anticipated report on retail sales raised the possibility that a second rate cut by the Federal Reserve this year could be pushed back by several mo...
Global stocks rally on U.S. rate-cut hopes, bond yields rise Global stock indexes rallied on Tuesday and U.S. stocks registered their biggest one-day gains in five months as Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell seemed to open the door to the possibility of a rate cut, while yields on U.S. Treasuries rose....
Wall St. eyes return to record highs as stocks cheer trade reprieve Stocks rallied and bonds retreated on Monday as the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks, leading investors to cut back wagers on aggressive policy easing by the major central banks....
GLOBAL MARKETS-King dollar rattles currencies, commodities; stocks rise The dollar charged to its
highest in more than two years on Thursday, trampling almost
every market in its way, after the Federal Reserve dampened
hopes for a lengthy run of U.S. interest rate cuts....
Japanese stocks rise to 5-1/2-week high on global stimulus hopes; Nissan struggles Japanese shares advanced to a
5-1/2-week high on Monday, supported by hopes that stimulus from
the world's largest economies would help stave off a global
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks rise, dollar sags as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks rose and the dollar
sagged on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell
reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later this
Markets Right Now: Stocks rise on hopes for trade deal NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are rising early Wednesday on optimism for a U.S.-China trade deal and a rally in semiconductor companies.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told...
German exports rise despite global trade concerns German exports rose to over €112 billion in March, catching economists by surprise. Despite concerns about international trade conflicts, Germany's exports have boomed in the first quarter of the year....
Asia stocks trade higher as hopes rise for more easing from the Fed Stocks in Asia Pacific traded higher on Friday morning, as comments from a U.S. Federal Reserve official led to rising expectations the central bank could ease monetary policy more than expected....
Stocks, dollar rise as U.S.-China trade rhetoric softens A global gauge of equities edged higher on Monday and the dollar rebounded after U.S. President Donald Trump said Chinese officials had contacted Washington about resuming trade negotiations....
World stocks rise on hopes of US-China trade truce Global markets advanced Thursday on hopes for a trade truce between the United States and China and the Federal Reserve's hint at lower rates.
Trade concerns dent stocks; U.S. Treasury yields rise A gauge of global stocks declined for a second straight session and U.S. Treasury yields rose as trade concerns again began to bubble and U.S. earnings season picked up steam....
Stocks rise, bond yields off lows, on trade optimism A gauge of global stock markets reached a six-week high in choppy trading on Thursday after new hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade dispute, sending bond yields off lows hit earlier in the wake of the European Central Bank's new stimulus measur...
Stocks rise slightly, but trade and economy worries persist Stocks rose on Thursday, regaining some of the losses from the previous session, but the market's gains were kept in check as worries over the global economy and trade lingered....
Asia stocks, bond yields rise as trade war fears ease Asian stocks tracked global peers higher on Tuesday while safe-haven bonds sold off as signs Sino-U.S. trade hostilities might be easing helped restore investor confidence after the previous session's rout....
Stocks rise on firm rate-cut expectations though trade worries loom A broad index of stocks around the world edged higher on Thursday as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered expectations for an interest-rate cut, though concerns about global trade tensions capped gains....
Stocks rise on trade hopes, sterling slips on Brexit jitters U.S. stocks added to their gains on Tuesday following news of potential progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations, while the pound fell after Brexit hard-liner Boris Johnson won the leadership of Britain's Conservative Party, clearing the way for him...
US STOCKS-Rate cut bets buoy futures despite rise in trade tensions U.S. stock futures pointed to further
gains on Thursday, as hopes of an interest rate cut countered a
flare up in trade tensions after President Donald Trump
threatened fresh tariffs on Chinese goods....
Global stocks eke out gains on flickering trade hopes Global shares eked out gains on Tuesday as some investors held out hopes for a trade deal between the United States and China, even as the countries continued to raise tariffs on each other last week....
Global stocks drop on fears of expanding trade war Global equities tumbled and safe-haven sovereign bonds surged Friday after President Donald Trump's unexpected threat of tariffs on Mexican goods added to fears that escalating trade wars will push the U.S. and other major economies into recession....
This Week's Trade Standoff Wipes $2 Trillion Off Global Stocks As expectations for a U.S.-China trade accord faded stocks in trade-sensitive sectors and emerging-market currencies tumbled. Meanwhile, investors braced for more choppiness ahead and piled into ultrasafe government bonds....
Global Stocks Uneven Amid U.S.-China Trade War Tensions Asian markets ended lower, but European markets rose after Trump and Beijing officials publicly discussed potentially restarting stalled talks between the two sides....
Global stocks climb with bond yields on trade optimism Equities around the world rose on Monday while U.S. Treasury prices fell as risk assets were in demand after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, easing worries the global economy would face another trade war....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks eke out gains on flickering trade hopes Global shares eked out gains on
Tuesday as some investors held out hopes for a trade deal
between the United States and China, even as the countries
continued to raise tariffs on each other last week....
Global stocks weighed down by concerns over trade, Italian budget Early gains in benchmark U.S. indexes faded and global stock markets retreated Tuesday as concerns about Italy's budget and the fate of U.S.-China trade talks continued to weigh on investor sentiment, pushing safe haven U.S. Treasury yields to their ...
Global Stocks Fall Amid Political and Trade Tensions Stocks on Wall Street were set to slide and 10-year U.S. government bond yields reached a 52-week low as disappointing economic data and worries over a protracted U.S.-China trade dispute added to a gloomy outlook for global growth....
Asia stocks rise as investors watch US-China trade developments, Shenzhen jumps more than 2% Stocks in Asia traded higher Tuesday afternoon as investors watch for developments on the U.S.-China trade front following a recent escalation in tensions....
Stocks rise for week on easing of U.S.-China trade tensions, erasing August losses It’s a stock market that won’t stop. The last few months have been packed with bad news: trade war salvos, U.S. threats against Mexico, a currency scare, a looming warning called “yield curve inversio......
Stocks to rise as rate cuts beat back trade worries for now: Reuters poll World stocks will keep rising over the coming year, according to the latest Reuters polls of strategists, but wild gyrations are likely in the lift from expected central bank policy easing and drag from developments in the U.S.-China trade war....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares rise on conciliatory trade tone but mood cautious Asian shares rose on Friday as
China struck a hopeful tone on trade with the United States but
continued fears about a global growth slowdown, or even a
recession, capped sharp rallies....
Global Economy Cools Faster Than Expected as Trade Tensions Rise, World Bank Says The global economy has stumbled sharply in the first half of the year with trade and investment flows between countries falling faster than expected, according to semiannual forecasts released by the World Bank....
Global stocks slip on U.S.-China trade concerns, bonds fall A gauge of world equity markets slid and the dollar traded near break-even on Wednesday over growing concerns about the latest U.S.-China trade talks and as the United States moved closer to raising tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports....
Global stocks are jumping after China says trade talks with the US will resume in October REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Stocks are rallying on Thursday after both China and the US said that trade talks would resume in October.
The talks are later than initially planned, but traders will still be breathing a sigh of relief after last weekend's h...
Global stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters European shares followed Asian stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S. interest rates when the Federal Reserve meets next week on the back of poor jobs data....
Global stocks lifted by hopes for monetary policy, U.S.-China trade Global stocks rallied on Tuesday and benchmark government bond yields tumbled after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted at economic stimulus, with equities getting an extra boost from confirmation that U.S. President Donald Trump woul...
Global Stocks Sink On Trade War Fears As Yuan Slumps To Decade Low China on Monday let the yuan tumble beyond the key 7-per-dollar level for the first time in more than a decade, in a sign Beijing might be willing to tolerate further currency weakness in the face of......
Global stocks climb on muted trade hopes, sterling yo-yos as PM May quits World stocks edged higher on Friday and oil prices bounced after comments by President Donald Trump encouraged hopes of progress in U.S.-China trade talks while British Prime Minister Theresa May's resignation briefly sent sterling fluctuating wildly...
Global stocks, bond yields lifted by U.S.-China trade hopes A gauge of global stocks rose for an eighth straight day and benchmark government bond yields climbed on Friday after signs of progress in U.S.-China trade talks, as well as a solid U.S. retail sales report, allayed recession worries....
Global stocks climb on muted trade hopes, dollar slips World equity markets rebounded on Friday from the previous day's sharp fall, after U.S. President Donald Trump said complaints against China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd might be resolved within the framework of a Sino-U.S. trade deal....
Global stocks slip as U.S.-China trade war drags on corporate earnings Global shares slipped on Thursday on growing signs that a trade dispute between the United States and China was taking a toll on corporate earnings, with nerves spreading from Wall Street through Asia to European markets....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade uncertainty stops world stocks in tracks World shares were steady on
Friday as uncertainty ahead of a meeting on trade between U.S.
President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping deterred
traders from making bold directional bets....
U.S.-China trade truce lifts global stocks, gold falls Global stocks rose and bonds retreated on Monday after the United States and China agreed to restart trade talks at the G20 summit over the weekend, leading investors to bet that a breakthrough between the world's two largest economies would jumpstar...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks welcome trade talks, euro on defensive Asian shares on Wednesday gave a
guarded welcome to hints of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade
saga, while the dollar hit two-month highs on the euro as
investors wagered on a dovish outcome from the European Central
Bank's coming policy meeting....
Global stocks, yuan tumble as U.S.-China trade dispute escalates Global stocks tumbled on Monday and the Chinese yuan fell to its lowest level since December as a trade dispute between the United States and China escalated....
Stocks in Asia mostly rise following overnight Dow bounce; China shares subdued amid trade tensions Shares in Asia were higher in Friday morning trade following overnight gains on Wall Street as investors stateside cheered strong earnings and economic data....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Sliver of hope for trade deal buoys battered stocks Global stocks gained on Friday
after a battering this week as investors held out a sliver of
hope for a trade deal amid last-ditch talks between the United
States and China, even as a fresh round of U.S. tariffs on
Chinese goods took effect....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks slip on U.S.-China trade concerns, bonds fall A gauge of world equity markets
slid and the dollar traded near break-even on Wednesday over
growing concerns about the latest U.S.-China trade talks and as
the United States moved closer to raising tariffs on $200
billion worth of Chinese imports....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters European shares followed Asian
stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to
impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S.
interest rates when the Federal Reserve meets next week on the
back of poor jobs data....
GLOBAL MARKETS- Stocks hit one-month highs on news of U.S.-China trade talks * Oil rises on news of trade talks, but held back by U.S.
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Global stocks hurt by China's trade threats, falling bond yields China's threat to impose counter-measures in retaliation for the latest U.S. tariffs knocked stocks sprawling on Thursday, checking earlier attempt to recover from a rout sparked by fears of a world recession....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks cautious on trade talks; euro under pressure Asian shares nudged higher on
Wednesday amid hints of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade saga,
while the dollar hit two-month highs on the euro as investors
wagered on a dovish outcome from the European Central Bank's
coming policy meeting....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on muted trade hopes, dollar slips World equity markets rebounded
on Friday from the previous day's sharp fall, boosted after U.S.
President Donald Trump said complaints against China's Huawei
Technologies might be resolved within the framework of a
Sino-U.S. trade deal....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks sunk as Trump fires new trade salvo Asian shares extended a
month-long slide and sovereign bonds surged on Friday after U.S.
President Donald Trump ramped up trade tensions globally by
suddenly slapping tariffs on all goods from Mexico, sending the
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks hurt by trade war, pound hit by no-deal Brexit fears Global stocks were hit by
U.S.-China trade frictions on Tuesday while the British pound
flirted with 2 1/2-year lows as Prime Minister Boris Johnson
indicated he could call an election to stymie lawmakers' efforts
to avert a no-deal Brexit....
Global stocks gain on U.S.-China trade truce hopes, dollar flat Global equity markets gained and the dollar held steady on Thursday ahead of the G20 summit where a much-anticipated meeting of U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping may lead to a truce in the U.S.-China trade war....
RPT-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters European shares followed Asian
stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to
impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S.
interest rates when the Federal Reserve meets next week on the
back of poor jobs data....
Global stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade war between the United States and China will slash global economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near two-and-a-half-month lows on Wednesday and continued to feed a rally in safe-haven government bonds....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks, bond yields climb as trade war fears ebb Asian stocks rose in step with
their global peers while safe-haven bonds retreated on Tuesday,
as signs Sino-U.S. trade hostilities might be easing for now
helped restore investor confidence after the previous session's
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks suffer trade jitters, dollar braced for more Fed talk Asian shares were hamstrung by
trade worries Tuesday as expectations of more dovish talk from
the Federal Reserve pushed down Treasury yields and the dollar,
while propelling gold prices to six-year peaks....
Global stocks bounce back as Trump downplays U.S.-China trade fight U.S. and European stocks regained ground on Tuesday after President Donald Trump downplayed the U.S.-China trade war as "a little squabble" a day after a spike in tensions between the world's two largest economies rattled financial markets....
CORRECTED-GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade concerns dent stocks; U.S. Treasury yields fall A gauge of global stocks
declined for a second straight session and U.S. Treasury yields
fell as trade concerns again began to bubble and U.S. earnings
season picked up steam....
Global stocks edge higher on trade hopes, but yuan softens as tariffs loom Hopes of easing trade tensions between China and the United States helped a gauge of global stocks edge higher on Friday despite weakness on Wall Street, though caution over pending U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods put the yuan on track for its biggest ...
REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb on trade, rate cut optimism; yuan falters European shares followed Asian
stocks higher on Monday after the United States shelved plans to
impose tariffs on Mexico and as investors anticipated lower U.S.
interest rates when the Federal Reserve meets next week on the
back of poor jobs data....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks drop, bonds rally as trade tensions fan growth fears Fears that an escalating trade
war between the United States and China will slash global
economic growth pulled world stock markets down to near
two-and-a-half-month lows on Wednesday and continued to feed a
rally in safe-haven government bonds....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain on trade deal hopes, set for worst week since December Global stocks made gains on
Friday as investors held out hopes for a trade deal between the
United States and China, even as another round of U.S. tariffs
on Chinese goods took effect....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks wobble as trade fears overshadow Huawei reprieve Asian stocks were on shaky ground
on Wednesday, as earlier relief over Washington's temporary
relaxation of curbs against China's Huawei Technologies failed
to offset deeper worries about trade frictions between the
world's two largest economies....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks and oil fall, yen rallies as Trump threatens to further escalate China trade war Stocks and oil prices fell
sharply on Friday while traditional safe havens rose after U.S.
President Donald Trump threatened to further escalate his trade
war with China "this afternoon," following a new round of
retaliatory tariffs from Beijing....
Global stocks edge higher as Trump acts to ease China trade tensions Stock markets clawed themselves off their lows on Monday but sentiment remained fragile after the latest flare-up in the U.S.-China trade war sent investors scrambling into government bonds and battered emerging market currencies....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade talks buoy stocks, gloomy data sink euro Global shares held on to recent
gains on Wednesday as the prospect of new China-U.S. trade talks
drew a guarded welcome from investors, while dour data on euro
zone economic activity hit the euro before a European Central
Bank policy meeting....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rebound on China trade deal indication, bonds fall A gauge of world equity markets
rose and safe-haven bond prices fell on Wednesday after the
White House said it had received an indication from China that
it wanted to make a trade deal with the United States that had
appeared on the brink of unravel...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks fail to catch Wall St's Fed cheer as trade angst dominates Asian stocks struggled on Friday
to track Wall Street's exuberance about a possible U.S. rate cut
next month as anxiety over Sino-U.S. trade negotiations clouded
the investor mood in the region....
GLOBAL MARKETS-World stocks hover near 2-month low, investor fears over US-China trade war ease World stocks hovered near
two-month lows on Tuesday, although slightly more optimistic
comments from U.S. and Chinese officials on trade brought some
comfort a day after equities suffered their worst selloff so far
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks fail to catch Wall St's Fed rally as trade angst persists Asian stocks struggled on Friday
to follow Wall Street's euphoria about a possible U.S. rate cut
next month as anxiety over Sino-U.S. trade negotiations clouded
investor sentiment in the region....
Stocks are plunging as traders brace for a German recession and global turmoil as US-China trade war continues Getty Images / Spencer Platt
European equities and US futures dropped on Thursday, fueled by rising fears of a German recession and worrisome developments across Hong Kong, Italy, and Argentina.
Asian markets rallied earlier on renewed hopes for an...
REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks dented by trade war, Brexit showdown paralyses pound Global stocks faced headwinds on
Tuesday, stymied by U.S.-China trade frictions while the British
pound flirted with 2 1/2-year lows as Prime Minister Boris
Johnson indicated he could call an election to block lawmakers'
efforts to avert a no-deal Br...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Trade stress, Iran tensions hits stocks, dollar frets on Fed doves European shares were spooked by
Iran tensions and trade jitters on Tuesday, while the risk of
more dovish talk from the Federal Reserve inflated gold to
six-year highs and stoked demand for safe-harbour currencies
like the yen and Swiss franc....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks skid to 6-1/2-mth lows as Sino-U.S. trade row shakes markets Asian shares slid to 6-1/2-month
lows on Monday and the yuan plunged as a rapid escalation in the
Sino-U.S. trade war drove nervous investors to safe-havens such
as the yen, bonds and gold....
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX rise; Argentine stocks scale record high Latin American stocks and currencies
surged on Tuesday with a dovish boost from the European Central
Bank and positive headlines from the U.S.-China trade tensions
MSCI's index of Latin American stocks jumped
2%, while its ind...
CANADA STOCKS-TSX dips as tech stocks fall amid global growth worries Canada's main stock index fell on
Tuesday as technology stocks slipped on worries of a global
economic slowdown reignited after downbeat China data, but
losses were limited by a rise in energy shares....
MIDEAST STOCKS-Oil price fall, renewed global woes weigh on Gulf stocks All major Gulf markets dropped on
Wednesday, mostly with financial sector shares taking a hit from
falling oil prices and renewed weakness in global equity
GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks gain as U.S. eases Huawei restrictions Stocks markets gained on Tuesday,
with chipmakers and stocks exposed to Asia among the best
performers, after Washington temporarily eased trade
restrictions imposed last week on China's Huawei....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks rally as U.S. eases Huawei restrictions Global equity markets rose on
Tuesday, led by chipmakers and companies exposed to Asia, after
the United States temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed
on China's Huawei Technologies, while the dollar rose
on a flight to quality....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Global stocks rally, bond yields plunge after Fed hints at rate cuts A gauge of global stock markets
edged near this year's peak while benchmark U.S. Treasury yields
and the dollar dropped after the Federal Reserve signalled
possible interest rate cuts later this year....
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-U.S. stocks end lower on concerns about bank earnings, trade Wall Street stocks edged lower on
Tuesday as quarterly results from banks added to concerns about
lower interest rates dampening profits, while comments from U.S.
President Donald Trump on trade also weighed on investor
European stocks pare losses amid earnings, trade uncertainty; tech stocks down 1.8% European stocks pared early losses on Thursday afternoon, as investors digested fresh corporate results and kept an eye on global trade developments....
Stocks, dollar hold gains with all eyes on Fed meeting European shares tip-toed higher alongside government bond yields on Monday, as investors braced for what is shaping up to be a crucial week for global monetary policy....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Global growth woes, trade uncertainty drag on Asian shares Asian shares wobbled on
Tuesday, U.S. Treasury yields fell and gold rebounded as weak
global factory activity reinforced fears about slowing growth,
while doubts over whether the United States and China can pull
off a trade deal also hurt sentiment....
Global shares rocky, yuan weakens as global trade talk shakes markets A major global stocks index fell modestly on Friday while the Chinese yuan weakened as persistent global trade tensions hovered over financial markets....
Luxury stocks push European shares lower, all eyes on Fed Losses in luxury stocks dragged European
shares lower on Wednesday, while investors remained wary of
making big bets ahead of a widely expected interest rate cut by
the U.S. Federal Reserve....
Oil prices tread water as market eyes global risks Crude prices were little changed on Monday as traders weighed geopolitical risks against the impact of the Sino-U.S. trade war on the global economy, although last week's better-than-expected U.S. jobs data offered some supprt....
European stocks trade slightly lower as investors monitor trade developments European shares opened slightly lower on Tuesday, with investors monitoring the potential recommencement of U.S.-China trade talks and unfolding developments in Italian politics....
Asia stocks set to trade lower as investors await Chinese trade data Investors will be looking out for the release of Chinese trade data for June to assess the impact of Beijing's ongoing trade war with Washington....
Asia stocks set to trade lower as trade worries weigh on investor sentiment Stocks in Asia were set to decline despite the S&P 500 touching a new record overnight stateside, with trade concerns weighing on investor sentiment....
Asia stocks set to trade lower as US-China trade talks resume Stocks in Asia were set to trade lower on Monday as U.S.-China talks resume in Beijing later this week amid low expectations for a major breakthrough....
Stocks in Asia trade mixed amid continued trade tensions The fallout from the U.S. crackdown on Huawei intensified this week, as trade negotiations between Washington and Beijing reportedly hit a roadblock....
Asian stocks trade higher ahead of trade talks Asian stocks traded modestly higher Tuesday. Investors are waiting for clues on several key events, including rate decisions from the Bank of Japan and the Federal Reserve, as well as progress on US-China trade talks in Shanghai....
U.S. Stocks Rise as Huawei Ban Is Delayed Stocks climbed, buoyed by gains in the technology sector, after the White House said it would grant temporary exemptions to an export blacklist against Huawei....
U.S. Stocks Rise as Oil Prices Slump U.S. stocks ticked up as oil prices retreated from a historic gain and investors looked ahead to an expected cut in interest rates by the Federal Reserve....
Dow, S&P Rise Amid Global Rally Shares and benchmark indexes rose following strong gains for global stocks amid political developments around the world that countered a set of weak economic data....
Markets Right Now: US stocks rise following gains in Europe NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street following big gains in Europe after the head of the European Central Bank said it was ready to cut interest rates an...
Ethanol Hits Five-Year Low as Stocks Rise Ethanol futures prices are trading at five-year lows, adding the corn-based fuel to the roster of agricultural commodities piling up in storage across the U.S....
Stocks rise on earnings; sterling falls A host of upbeat earnings pushed U.S. stocks higher on Tuesday and world stocks rose in anticipation of central bank easing, while pound sterling fell on the expected confirmation of hard-Brexit advocate Boris Johnson as Britain's next prime minister...
Markets Right Now: Stocks rise on US deal with Mexico NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are rising Monday as investors welcome a deal between the U.S. and Mexico that avoids the imposition of tariffs.
General Motors gained 2.3% and Ford r...
Stocks Rise Amid Hopes for Rate Cut U.S. stocks rose, brushing off a mixed-bag of earnings reports as investors instead focused on central-bank comments that seemed to strengthen the case for an interest-rate cut....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian markets waver amid global growth, trade uncertainty Asian shares wobbled on
Tuesday, U.S. Treasury yields fell and gold rose as weak global
manufacturing activity reinforced worries about slowing growth
while uncertainties over the prospect of a Sino-U.S. trade deal
also hurt sentiment....
Investors have set their eyes on Thailand as the trade war deepens, says CEO Thailand is set to see an uptick in investment amid the U.S.-China trade war, says the president and CEO of U.S.-ASEAN Business Council, Alexander Feldman....
U.S. Stocks Rise but Remain on Track for Weekly Losses U.S. stocks climbed for a second straight session but remain on track for modest weekly declines as investors parse signs of slowing economic growth....
U.S. Stocks Rise but Notch Modest Weekly Loss The Dow Jones Industrial Average bounced back from Wednesday’s 800-point selloff with two consecutive sessions of gains and a modest weekly loss. But investors’ lingering fears about a potential recession remain unresolved....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX higher as energy companies rise Canada's main stock index gained on
Friday, driven by a rise in the energy sector as oil companies
hoped to reach an agreement with the Alberta government to boost
US STOCKS-Futures rise ahead of May jobs report U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday,
as hopes of an interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve
continued to buoy sentiment ahead of a highly awaited jobs
Markets Right Now: Stocks rise, building on recent gains NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are moving broadly higher on Wall Street as the market builds on two weeks of gains.
Technology and communications companies rose more than other sec...
Markets Right Now: Stocks rise, buoyed by Walmart, Cisco NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are rising early on Wall Street, with investors buoyed by better than expected quarterly results from Walmart and Cisco Systems.
Walmart shares rose 3...
Markets Right Now: Stocks rise as June momentum holds NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are rising early Tuesday as Wall Street continues to thrive in June.
The S&P 500 index rose 24 points, or 0.9%, to 2,911. The benchmark index is up ne...
Stocks rise on Wall Street, sending Dow briefly over 27,000 Technology, communications companies pushed stocks higher on Wall Street in early trading Thursday, extending the market's gains from the day before.
European Stocks, U.S. Futures Rise After Days of Falls European stocks shrugged off a downbeat session in Asia to rise, as U.S. Treasury yields gained, after days of falling share prices amid fears of a prolonged U.S.-China trade dispute and its effects on the global economy....
Japanese stocks hit 7-month low as U.S.-China tensions rise Japanese shares plummeted on
Tuesday to their lowest since early January, spooked by the
spectre of a full-blown economic war between the United States
and China after Washington designated China a currency
GLOBAL MARKETS-Chinese trade data calms volatile global markets Stronger-than-expected Chinese
export data helped push global stock markets higher on Thursday
following a volatile week that had investors scrambling for
safety on fears of a worldwide economic pullback....
Singapore PM: Global rules could change with China's rise Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says countries including the United States need to be willing to change international rules in response to a stronger China....
Singapore PM: Global rules could change with China’s rise SINGAPORE (AP) — Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says countries including the United States need to be willing to change international rules in response to a stronger China.
“Countries have to accept that China will continue to grow an...
Global Sea Levels Could Rise by Much More Than Previously Predicted, According to New Study Global sea levels could rise by almost 6ft by 2100 – twice as much as had previously been predicted – threatening major cities and displacing hundreds of millions of people, a study published Monday warned.
The upper limit for sea level ...
Singapore says global rules could change with China’s rise Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong says countries including the United States need to be willing to change international rules in response to a stronger China...
Global Stocks Soften After U.S. Rally Global stocks softened ahead of economic figures and a policy statement from the Federal Reserve this week that could help investors to confirm or dispel recent fears of a global slowdown....
Global Stocks Struggle for Direction Global stocks struggled for direction ahead of the next key event for global trade discussions, the highly anticipated G-20 meeting in Japan later in the week where the Chinese and U.S. presidents plan to meet....
Global stocks, yields dip with Fed meeting on tap A gauge of global stock markets dipped slightly on Monday after a mostly strong month and benchmark U.S. bond yields edged lower as investors awaited developments this week from central banks in the United States and elsewhere....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as energy shares rise Canada's main stock index rose at the
open on Wednesday, rebounding from the previous session's weak
close, as a more than 1% rise in oil prices helped push energy
Oil surges on tanker attacks; stocks rise on Fed rate cut expectations Oil futures rose on Thursday after attacks on two tankers off the coast of Iran, while the U.S. Treasury yield curve steepened and stocks rose following economic data seen as strengthening the case for the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates this y...
Oil prices rise on drop in U.S. crude stocks, refinery outage Oil prices rose on Wednesday, buoyed by an outage at a major refinery on the U.S. East Coast and industry data that showed U.S. crude stockpiles fell more than expected....
Asia stocks rise as Trump delays tariffs on China U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that increased tariffs on 250 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods that were set to kick in on October 1 have now been delayed to October 15 "as a gesture of good will."...
CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise on higher gold prices Futures for Canada main stock index rose
on Tuesday, as gold prices hit a more than three-month high amid
global slowdown concerns driven by trade conflicts....
Utilities, Other 'Safety' Stocks Rise Alongside Market Uncertainty The latest rise in the stock market has been helped along by so-called safety stocks, signaling a shift among investors toward seeking certainty as trade tensions and central-bank policy push and pull markets....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise on higher U.S. crude prices Futures for Canada's main stock index
edged up on Thursday, supported by higher U.S. crude prices amid
positive comments from China on its trade war with the United
EMERGING MARKETS-Stocks, FX mostly rise; rouble down after Mueller report Emerging-market shares rose on Thursday
after two days of declines, recovering from last session's
decline to near their five-month lows, but a drop in Chinese
stocks on fears of a prolonged trade war capped the gains....
Asia stocks set to rise following overnight gains on Wall Street Shares in Asia were poised to rise at the open on Wednesday following a positive finish overnight on Wall Street, though trade tensions continue to linger between the U.S. and China....
US STOCKS-Futures rise after Trump calls off Mexico tariffs U.S. stock index futures rose on Monday
after the United States abandoned plans to impose tariffs on
Mexican goods, while a multi-billion dollar deal between United
Technologies and Raytheon added to the upbeat mood....
King dollar rattles currencies, commodities; stocks rise The dollar charged to its highest in more than two years on Thursday, trampling almost every market in its way, after the Federal Reserve dampened hopes for a lengthy run of U.S. interest rate cuts....
Stocks rise with focus on stimulus; U.S. yield curve flat A global equities gauge rose on Wednesday for a third day in four as bets on more economic stimulus overcame, for now, worries over the rising prospect of a global recession....
US STOCKS-Futures rise after Bullard boosts rate cut hopes U.S. stock index futures rose on Tuesday
after a senior Federal Reserve official pointed the way to a cut
in interest rates in response to slowing economic growth,
helping Wall Street recover from a selloff in technology stocks
a day earlier....
Why Stocks Are Hitting Records as Economic Fears Rise: ‘There Is No Alternative’ Markets now have echoes of the mid-2010s, when central banks around the world were holding interest rates so low investors had little choice but to buy stocks....
US STOCKS-Futures rise after upbeat Cisco, Walmart earnings U.S. stock index futures rose on
Thursday, as upbeat earnings from Cisco and Walmart overshadowed
concerns over strained trade ties between the United States and
China after Washington blacklisted telecom equipment giant
UK trade delegation eyes post-Brexit deal with Trump British ministers were in Washington on Wednesday hoping to fast-track a free trade deal with the US. Some experts warn the US could take advantage of a no-deal Brexit by forcing a hard-handed agreement....
Dad's Ed Sheeran exhibition shows rise from busker to global star Photographs, artwork and personal items charting Ed Sheeran's rise from busker to one of the biggest music stars in the world will go on display next week....
Global Stocks Follow U.S. Markets Higher Stocks around the world staged a modest rebound, lifted by hopes of a robust package of stimulus measures from the European Central Bank and strong retail sales data in the U.S....
Global Stocks Gain on U.S.-Mexico Deal Global equity markets ticked up on Monday as investors cheered an immigration deal between the U.S. and Mexico, struck late Friday, which lifted the threat of new tariffs....
Global Stocks Post Small Rises Stocks rose slightly as U.S. and U.K. investors returned to their desks and weighed developments over the weekend including European elections and continuing concerns about U.S.-China trade....
Global Stocks, Treasury Yields Slip European stocks followed Asian indexes lower, while haven assets gained, as investors turned cautious a day after the recent rally in global markets paused....
Global Stocks Wobble as Earnings Season Gets Under Way Asian stocks mostly weakened after President Trump’s comments in a White House cabinet meeting signaled enduring tensions with China over trade and technology....
Global Stocks Stem Slide After U.S. Rout Stocks began to stabilize after the Dow posted its largest decline this year. However, the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note extended its decline....
Global Stocks, Bond Yields Slip European stocks edged down after a mixed session in Asia while government bond yields dipped, as fears of a protracted trade dispute between the U.S. and China led investors to fear a hit to the global economy....
Global Stocks Tread Water After S&P Record European stocks were largely flat as geopolitical risks prompted a return to safer assets for some investors and profit-taking for others after a run of gains this week....
World stocks rise as bond yields buoy financials; oil drops A broad index of stocks around the world rose on Thursday as financial shares helped Wall Street's benchmark index advance, while oil prices fell on a forecast for weaker demand....
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam FX, stocks rise; Mexican peso falls Mexico's peso stayed at five-month lows
on Monday as investors awaited further developments after U.S.
President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on Mexican
imports, while most other Latin American currencies firmed
against a softer dollar. ...
US STOCKS-Futures slip after strong rally as Iran tensions rise U.S. stock index futures dipped on
Friday, after a strong rally in the prior session that helped
the S&P 500 hit a record high, as rising tensions between the
United States and Iran kept investors on edge....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures rise as gold prices move higher Canada's main stock index was poised to
open higher on Thursday, as demand for safe-haven assets amid
trade tensions pushed gold prices to near their highest level
CANADA STOCKS-TSX gains as energy shares rise on higher oil prices Canada's main stock index rose on
Wednesday, rebounding from the previous session's weak close, as
a 2% rise in oil prices helped push energy shares higher....
Asia stocks rise after Trump and Xi agree to a pause in tariff escalation Stocks in Asia Pacific rose in Monday morning trade after U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to hold off on slapping additional tariffs in an effort to resume trade talks....
MIDEAST-STOCKS-Financials lift Dubai, most Gulf markets rise Dubai stocks rose on Sunday,
lifted by financials and real estate, while other Gulf markets
also gained after falling in recent sessions amid concerns about
rising geopolitical risk in the region....
Stocks rise with focus on stimulus; U.S. yield curve briefly inverts A global equities gauge rose on Wednesday for a third day in four as bets on more economic stimulus overcame, for now, worries over the rising prospect of a global recession....
US STOCKS-Microsoft brightens Wall St mood as rate cut hopes rise U.S. stock futures inched higher on
Friday as strong results for Microsoft's cloud business fed into
a bullish mood following signs from New York Fed President John
Williams that the U.S. central bank was set to cut interest
rates this month....
Rally Cars: Dealership Stocks Rise as Firms Pivot from New Vehicles Stock prices for the nation’s publicly traded dealership groups have rallied in recent months, a sign of Wall Street’s greater confidence in the ability of auto retailers to weather an expected downturn in the U.S. car market....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX bounces as techs rise, slowdown concerns ease Canada's main stock index attempted to
bounce back from a two-day slide on Friday, as expectations of
further stimulus from global central banks eased concerns of an
US STOCKS-Futures rise in choppy trading, Walmart up on upbeat earnings U.S. stock index futures turned positive
in volatile trading on Thursday, as investors digested
conflicting reports on U.S.-China trade dispute, while a jump in
retail giant Walmart's shares helped dispel early gloom....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX futures inch higher as gold prices rise Stock futures for Canada's main stock
index inched higher on Monday, as gold hit a more than one-week
peak on concerns over the U.S.-China trade dispute....
European stocks rise as China considers relaxing auto restrictions European shares reversed course to trade higher on Tuesday after China's State Council announced that it is considering relaxing and removing restrictions on auto purchases as part of a broad move to boost consumption....
Oil falls on weaker oil demand growth, surprise rise in US crude stocks Oil prices declined on Wednesday, weighed down by a weaker oil demand outlook and a rise in U.S. crude inventories despite growing expectations of ongoing OPEC-led supply cuts....
U.S.-China officials discuss trade; Mnuchin eyes possible in-person talks U.S. and Chinese officials spoke by telephone on Thursday as the world's two largest economies seek to end a year-long trade war, with U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin suggesting in-person talks could follow....
JGB yields rise as policy hopes ease global recession fears Japanese government bond yields
edged up on Monday, moving further away from three-year lows hit
late last week, as hopes of fresh stimulus measures from major
economies soothed some of the recent global recessionary fears
that crept up among investo...
Fracking boom could explain the puzzling rise in global methane levels The shale gas boom could be to blame for rising methane in the atmosphere. If the trend continues, it could put our climate goals in greater jeopardy...
New Video Inspired by Madonna’s ‘I Rise’ Captures Global Protest Movement “Freedom,” sings Madonna, “is what you choose to do with what’s been done to you.” This lyric from the artist’s new song “I Rise,” off her 14th studio album Madame X, is a tribute to the resilience of t...
El Paso shooting comes amid global rise in white nationalist violence More than 175 people have been killed in at least 16 high-profile attacks linked to white nationalism around the world since 2011Reports that the suspected gunman at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, saw his mass shooting as “a response to the Hispanic in...
Global gag rule linked to abortion rise in African countries that accept US aid Study finds Trump-backed policy led to increase in pregnancies and reduction in use of modern contraceptivesA US government policy that restricts funding to organisations that conduct or support abortions has been linked to a 40% increase in terminat...
The chip industry is facing 'major uncertainty' as global tensions rise Already facing a slowdown in the midst of challenges such as inventory issues, slowing demand for smart devices and falling memory chip prices, Lung Chu of SEMI China says the semiconductor industry faces a more "profound" threat from geopolitics....
Congo abuses drive global rise in sexual violence against women Study identifies DRC, India and South Sudan among countries where women are at greatest risk of attackSexual violence is on the increase both inside and outside of wartime contexts and women remain the primary victims, warns new research.In their rep...
Gold Prices Rise On Jewellers' Buying, Firm Global Trend Traders said sentiment turned bullish on the back of a pick-up in buying support from local jewellers and positive global trend which mainly drove gold prices higher....
Global pork prices rise amid China’s pig disease outbreak BEIJING — Hong Kong retiree Lee Wai-man loves pork fresh from the market but eats a lot less now that the price has jumped as China struggles with a deadly swine disease that has sent shockwaves through global meat markets. China produces and consume...
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks rise, Argentine peso attempts recovery Latin American stocks rose on Friday with
a global rebound in equities, as expectations of further
stimulus by central banks offset worries of sluggish economic
growth, while Argentina's peso was set to record its worst week
in over 3 years.
Stocks gain as investors mull chances of rate cut; bond yields rise Global stock indexes climbed on Tuesday as investors weighed the possibility of an interest rate cut from the Federal Reserve, while yields on 10-year U.S Treasuries moved higher....
MIDEAST STOCKS-Qatar, Saudi rise on financials; Property drags Dubai Qatar and Saudi Arabia's stock markets
rose on Monday, helped by financial companies, while Dubai's was
pressured by the real estate sector.
Qatar's index rose 0.9% as banks gained. Qatar
Islamic Bank surged 8.7% and the Middle East's biggest
World stocks rise, dollar drops as Fed chair boosts rate-cut hopes A broad index of world stock markets edged higher on Wednesday while the U.S. dollar fell as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered expectations for an interest rate cut from the U.S. central bank this month....
Japan stocks rise as Wall St hits record highs, Advantest surges Japanese stocks rose on Thursday
after Wall Street climbed to record highs, although the gains
were modest as investors showed restraint ahead of policy
decisions by the European Central Bank later in the day and the
Federal Reserve next week....
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks rise on hopes of stimulus; currencies fall Latin American stocks broadly rose on
Monday as signs of stimulus for major economies lifted global
sentiment, while currencies in the region were dented by a
Stocks in Mexico led the charge climbing 0.6% as a
rebound in global ...
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P, Dow rise as U.S. retail sales data counters recession fears The S&P 500 and the Dow gained ground in
a late rally on Thursday as upbeat retail sales data offset
recessionary fears and simmering U.S.-China trade tensions....
Global stocks rally as U.S. eases Huawei restrictions The dollar rose and global equity markets advanced on Tuesday, led by chipmakers and companies exposed to Asia, after the United States temporarily eased trade restrictions on China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd....
Global recession fears hit stocks, bonds rally Asian shares fell on Wednesday and bonds rallied as investor sentiment soured over growing worries about world growth with trade tensions between the United States and China showing no signs of easing....
Global stocks gain as U.S. eases Huawei restrictions Stocks markets gained on Tuesday, with chipmakers and stocks exposed to Asia among the best performers, after Washington temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on China's Huawei....
Global Stocks Stabilize After Wall Street’s 2-Day Slump Asian shares were modestly lower, European markets were largely flat and United States stocks opened down slightly as investors appeared to shake off fresh trade tensions between America and China....
Global Stocks Waver After Retail Sales Decline Global stocks paused after disappointing sales data from U.S. retailers on Tuesday and as trade tensions between the U.S. and China continued to overhang market activity....
Global Stocks Mixed Ahead of U.S. Jobs Data Strong earnings from some of Europe’s largest banks supported modest gains for European indexes, as investors shifted their focus to U.S. jobs data due later in the day....
Global Stocks Rally After Wall Street Slump Stocks rose as political developments around the world and hopes for central-bank action countered a series of economic data that gave further evidence of a global slowdown....
Global Stocks Tick Higher on China Stimulus Global markets edged up after China late Friday undertook stimulus measures as data showed its economy has been pressured by trade tensions with the U.S....
Global Stocks Fall as U.S. Rate-Cut Prospects Recede Share indexes fell on Monday, as the strength of the U.S. labor market prompted investors to reconsider how far and how fast the Federal Reserve might cut interest rates....
Global Stocks and Treasury Yields Extend Declines Global stocks dropped Wednesday as trade tensions and concerns around economic growth continued to dampen risk appetite, sending government bond yields lower....
Global stocks mostly flat ahead of G20; dollar slips Global equity markets traded mostly flat on Monday as investors awaited U.S.-China trade talks this week at the G20 summit, and the dollar fell to three-month lows on bets the Federal Reserve may cut interest rates more than once this year....
Global stocks climb as currency war fears ease World stock markets inched higher on Tuesday, propelled by solid gains on Wall Street, after China's central bank stepped in to stabilize the yuan, soothing fears that a protracted trade spat between the United States and China would spill over into ...
Global Stocks Pause on Mixed Economic Data Global stocks wavered Wednesday, following a strong close in the U.S. overnight after President Trump suggested a U.S.-China trade deal could still be in the cards....
Global Stocks Follow Wall Street Lower Global stocks dropped after Wall Street indexes broke a weeklong winning streak amid lingering trade tensions and questions over the direction of Federal Reserve policy....
Global stocks take fright as recession warnings grow European stocks fell on Wednesday as Germany's economy went into reverse, reviving fears of global recession and tempering a rally for equities after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports....
Stocks, oil plunge on growing signs of global slowdown Equity markets tanked and oil prices fell sharply on Wednesday after a closely watched bond indicator pointed to the growing risk of a U.S. recession that was heightened by data showing Germany's economy in contraction and China's worsening....
Recession fears sink global stocks lower Global stock markets were mostly lower Thursday after Wall Street fell on mounting fears of a possible recession.
Global Stocks Edge Up Amid Questions on Fed Policy Rising oil prices helped support global stocks, while investors mulled the chances of a U.S. interest-rate cut amid worries trade tensions would drag on global growth....
Exclusive: Boeing CEO eyes major aircraft order under any U.S.-China trade deal Boeing Co said on Tuesday that an aircraft order from China could result from any deal to end a yearlong trade war between the world's two largest economies....
Binge-Drinking Of Alcohol Expected To Rise In Coming Years: Global Study The study indicated that binge-drinking of alcohol around the world has been on a steady uptick since 1990s and will increase further till 2030 when an average person is estimated to consume 7.6......
EMERGING MARKETS-Mexico's peso dips on Pemex plan; Latam stocks rise Latin American currencies were lower on
Tuesday against a strong dollar, with Mexico's peso leading
losses as investors tried to assess a new plan unveiled by the
government for debt-laden oil firm Pemex, while equities in the
region moved higher.
EMERGING MARKETS-Argentine peso slides after 'junk' rating; Latam stocks rise Argentina's peso weakened on Friday,
underperforming the broader Latin American markets, after
ratings agency Standard & Poor's announced it was slashing its
long-term credit rating to the deepest area of junk debt.
The ratings action comes follo...
EMERGING MARKETS-Currencies buoyed by steady dollar, China data; stocks rise Emerging-market currencies gained and
shares rose as data showed China factory activity was
recovering, but markets remained cautious as trade tensions
continued to grow....
REFILE-US STOCKS-Wall Street set to open higher as banks rise after Citi results Wall Street was set to extend last
week's gains at the open on Monday as second-quarter corporate
earnings got off to an upbeat start with results from the third
largest U.S lender, Citigroup, beating expectations....
CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-European stocks rise on China stimulus despite weak U.S., German data European markets extended gains for a
third day on Friday, as China's move to boost bank lending
outweighed data showing slower-than-expected U.S. job growth and
a fall in German industrial output....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher as technology shares rise, slowdown worries ease Canada's main stock index rose at open on
Friday, helped by gains in technology stocks, as expectations of
further stimulus from central banks globally offset concerns of
a global economic slowdown....
Global stocks, yields edge higher as investors brace for Fed A gauge of global stock markets gained modestly on Wednesday to reach six-week highs and benchmark government bond yields rose from multiyear lows as investors awaited a decision on monetary policy from the U.S. Federal Reserve later in the session....
Global stocks fall on dimming prospects for sharp U.S. rate cut Stocks around the world fell on Monday after strong U.S. job gains tempered expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large interest rate cut at the end of July....
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St gains on optimism over global economy U.S. stocks climbed on Monday
as reports of stimulus efforts in China and Germany calmed fears
of a severe downturn in the global economy that were stoked last
week as bond yields fell....
RPT-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks stage tentative rebound after ECB disappointment European stocks staged a
tentative recovery on Friday as a rally in media stocks and
solid earnings at several U.S. companies helped investors
overcome the disappointment of the European Central Bank's
failure to deliver immediate policy easing....
Global stocks gain in Fed's cheery slipstream, dollar subdued Global stocks gained for a third straight day on Wednesday, bolstered by investors' growing hopes that the Federal Reserve might cut interest rates this year to boost a slowing global economy, while the dollar languished near seven-week lows....
Global Stocks Nudge Higher After Wall Street Surge Stocks around the world edged up following a surge on Wall Street, after Federal Reserve officials hinted at the possibility of lowering interest rates to boost the economy....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks take heart in stimulus speculation Asian shares found some footing
on Friday after a turbulent week as China hinted at more support
for its economy, amid growing expectations of aggressive
stimulus from all the major central banks....
Global stocks gain on hopes of central bank stimulus Global stock markets gained on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on stimulus that's expected from the world's central banks to support slowing growth....
Global stocks stumble toward two-month lows as U.S. data looms Global stocks slipped toward a recent two-month low on Tuesday, as U.S.-China trade tensions drove investors to the relative shelter of gold, the Japanese yen and government debt....
Japanese stocks end at 5-1/2-week high on global stimulus hopes Japanese shares hit a 5-1/2-week
closing high on Monday, supported by hopes that stimulus from
the world's largest economies would help stave off a global
Global stocks fall, dollar, yields climb as Fed seen less likely to cut rates Global equity markets dipped for a second straight day on Thursday and the dollar and bond yields rose as the Federal Reserve was now seen as less likely to cut U.S. interest rates this year in the wake of comments from Chairman Jerome Powell....
Global stocks slip on tariffs, Argentina hit by capital controls Global markets remained subdued on Monday after the United States and China imposed new tariffs on each other, while the spotlight returned to emerging-market risk as Argentina imposed capital controls....
Dollar firms, global stocks soar on ECB rate cut expectations U.S. and European stocks surged on Friday on expectations the European Central Bank will cut interest rates but the dollar pared gains against the euro after a report said the German government was prepared to take on new debt to lift the economy....
Global stocks, yields steady with Fed, central bank meetings on tap A gauge of global stock markets edged higher on Monday to build on monthly gains and benchmark government bond yields hovered near multi-year lows as investors girded for developments later in the week from central banks in the United States and else...
ECB, Fed rate cut hopes lift global stocks, sterling sags Expectations that the European Central Bank and Federal Reserve will cut interest rates boosted stocks globally, while the pound sagged on worries that likely new prime minister Boris Johnson would lead Britain into a no-deal exit from the European U...
Global stocks down as big rate cut hopes fade, dollar rises A gauge of global stocks declined after early gains dissipated on Friday as expectations for a strongly dovish U.S. Federal Reserve at its next meeting were dialed back, pushing the dollar higher....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Tech leads U.S. stocks higher; oil gains U.S. stocks gained ground on
Monday at the onset of a heavy earnings week, while European
shares inched higher as investors took heart from potential
progress in U.S.-China trade talks and increasing geopolitical
tensions sent oil prices climbing....
Global stocks drop for third day, BASF warning stings Europe World stocks fell for a third straight day on Tuesday, as a stinging warning came from German chemicals giant BASF about the effects of the global trade war and traders hedged bets on a hefty U.S. interest rate cut later this month....
Global Stocks Rally After Wild Swings on Wall Street Stocks around the world rose as stronger-than-expected Chinese trade data and upbeat indicators in Europe eased concerns about a sharp deterioration in the global economic outlook....
Global stocks climb as S&P 500 hits record, oil steadies after selloff A jump in U.S. consumer spending propelled U.S. shares to a record high on Monday and global equities edged upwards, helping offset a weak euro zone sentiment survey and political uncertainty over Spain's elections....
Global stocks slide as worries about Huawei fallout mount Global equity markets fell on Monday as a U.S. crackdown on China's Huawei Technologies led chipmaker stocks in Europe and on Wall Street to slide on fears of a widening trade war, while the dollar was steady before this week's Federal Reserve meeti...
Global stocks steady, yields bounce, metals melt again Markets saw a modest rebound in risk appetite on Thursday, as traders took a break from selling beaten-down stocks and pumping money into safe-haven bonds and the dollar....
Global stocks slide on dimming prospects for sharp U.S. rate cut Stocks around the world fell on Monday after strong U.S. job gains tempered expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large interest rate cut at the end of July....
Global stocks edge up as S&P 500 hits record, oil pares losses Global shares edged higher on Monday as the S&P 500 touched an intraday record after a jump in U.S. consumer spending helped offset a weak euro zone sentiment survey and political uncertainty in the wake of Spain's elections....
Global stocks dip as Fed meeting looms, oil climbs on geopolitical fears U.S. stocks ended nominally lower on Friday as investors awaited next week's Federal Reserve meeting for signs of imminent easing, while the U.S.-Iran confrontation in the Gulf of Oman added to geopolitical uncertainty, sending oil prices higher....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Safe-havens rise as recession concerns boost hopes for easing Traditional safe-havens
including the Japanese yen and U.S. Treasuries were sought out
on Tuesday even as there were signs that more economic stimulus
was on its way, as traders focused on concerns over a global
Dow Jones industrial average: Stocks rise on solid jobs, earnings reports, and Amazon news The Dow Jones industrial average rose on Friday, and stocks are on track to bounce back after a two-day slide.
Stocks jump amid rate-cut hopes, tech shares' bounce; bond yields rise Global stock indexes rallied on Tuesday as U.S. tech shares bounced back from the previous day's selloff and investors weighed the possibility of a U.S. interest rate cut, while yields on U.S. Treasuries rose....
Oil drops 3% on weak global economic data, U.S. crude stocks build Oil prices shed 3% on Wednesday after fresh Chinese and European economic revived global demand fears and U.S. crude inventories rose unexpectedly for the second week in a row....
Global stocks deepen losses as U.S. brands China currency manipulator Global stocks extended their already substantial losses and the offshore yuan hit an all-time low on Tuesday after Washington designated Beijing a currency manipulator in a rapid escalation of the U.S.-China trade war....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks subdued, oil near 5-month low on U.S. inventory build Asian stocks stuttered on
Thursday, dogged by the uncertainty over an intractable
U.S.-China trade dispute, while oil prices flirted with
five-month lows thanks to higher U.S. crude inventories and a
bleaker demand outlook....
Global stocks gain, dollar weakens after Fed signals possible rate cuts A gauge of global stock markets strengthened on Wednesday, bolstered by gains on Wall Street, and benchmark U.S. Treasury yields and the dollar dropped after the Federal Reserve signaled possible interest rate cuts over the rest of this year....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks slip on tariffs, Argentina hit by capital controls U.S. stock futures dove on
Monday after Washington and Beijing placed new taxes on each
other's goods, while Argentina imposed capital controls and cast
a new spotlight on emerging-market risks....
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks, FX retreat following global equity rout Latin American stocks and currencies fell
on Monday on a global equities rout after U.S. President Donald
Trump threatened to raise tariffs on billions of dollars worth
of Chinese goods over a so-far elusive trade agreement.
China's foreign mini...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks drop for third day, BASF warning stings Europe World stocks fell for a third
straight day on Tuesday after a stinging warning from German
chemicals giant BASF about the effects of the global trade war
and as hopes dwindled of a hefty U.S. interest rate cut this
GLOBAL MARKETS-Tempered expectations of Fed rate cut sink stocks globally A strong U.S. jobs report that
tempered expectations of an aggressive interest rate cut by the
Federal Reserve later this month and weak economic data in
Germany helped push global stock indices lower on Friday after
hitting record highs earlier this...
Global stocks slide as bond markets send recession warning Global stocks slumped to more than two-month lows in early Asian trade on Thursday, tracking the Wall Street slide as an inverted U.S. bond yield curve sent a flashing warning to investors about rising recession risks....
Global stocks spooked, oil sinks as bond markets scream recession Asian stocks slid and oil prices extended a punishing sell-off on Thursday as investors feared an historic drop in long-term U.S. bond yields could prove a herald of recession globally....
Global Stocks Waver After Wall Street Notches Fresh Record Global stocks mostly edged down on Tuesday after Wall Street hit a new high closing, raising questions about how much longer the rally can continue while rising oil prices threaten to push inflation higher....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks subdued, oil rises on U.S.-Iran tensions Asian shares were off to a
cautious start on Monday as investors pinned their hopes on any
signs of a thaw in Sino-U.S. trade negotiations while oil prices
firmed on worries over heightened tensions between the United
States and Iran....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks stumble towards two-month lows as U.S. data looms Global stocks slipped toward a
recent two-month low on Tuesday, as U.S.-China trade tensions
drove investors to the relative shelter of gold, the Japanese
yen and government debt....
Trump's tariffs jolt global stocks, trigger rush to safety Global stocks took another beating on Friday with investors piling into safe-haven assets after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would slap a 10% tariff on the remaining $300 billion of Chinese imports starting Sept. 1....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks gain in Fed's cheery slipstream, dollar subdued Global stocks gained for a third
straight day on Wednesday, bolstered by investors' growing hopes
that the Federal Reserve might cut interest rates this year to
boost a slowing global economy, while the dollar languished near
Wall Street slips as global growth concerns hit tech stocks A fall in technology stocks pulled Wall Street's main indexes lower on Tuesday as weak economic data from China revived global recession fears, but losses were tempered by hopes on trade....
Global stocks edge up as S&P 500 erases early losses; euro firms Global equity markets edged higher on Tuesday as the Dow and S&P 500 indexes erased early lows caused by weak Chinese business surveys and a tumble in shares of Google parent Alphabet, while the euro strengthened on the heels of data that showed euro...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks up, dollar, bond yields down on Fed rate cut signal World stock markets rose on
Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve signalled it was likely
to cut interest rates next month, and the dollar and benchmark
bond yields fell to multi-year lows....
Exclusive: Foxconn eyes sale of $8.8 billion China plant amid trade war woes - sources Taiwan's Foxconn is exploring the sale of its new $8.8 billion display panel factory in China, people familiar with the matter told Reuters, as demand for the product wanes amid an intensifying U.S.-China trade war....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks lose steam as threats to growth end relief rally Stocks eked out meagre gains on
Tuesday amid worries the global economy was faltering after data
showed manufacturing activity slowed last month, weakening
appetite for risk....
MIDEAST STOCKS-Saudi extends gains as global rally lifts most of Gulf Saudi Arabia's stock market rose for a
fifth straight day on Monday as most major Gulf bourses gained,
reflecting positive global market sentiment after the United
States and China reached a trade war truce.
Saudi's index was up 0.4% with banks l...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks hit 6-mth low as investors flee to safety, yuan slumps Asian shares suffered their
steepest daily drop in nine months on Monday, as Sino-U.S. trade
friction sent the yuan slumping to a more than decade trough and
stampeded investors into safe harbours including the yen, bonds
EMERGING MARKETS-Latam stocks buck global equity gloom; FX gains Latin America stocks edged higher on
Thursday, bucking the global equities gloom, while a tepid
dollar and higher oil prices lifted currencies of crude
exporters in the region.
Signals that the U.S.-China trade standoff was taking its
toll on co...
Hopes of ECB, Fed rate cuts boost global stocks, British pound sags Expectations that the European Central Bank and Federal Reserve will cut interest rates boosted stocks globally, while the pound sagged on worries that likely new prime minister Boris Johnson would lead Britain into a no-deal exit from the European U...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks slip, dollar drifts after Fed dents rate cut hopes Europe's share markets struggled
on Thursday and the dollar and bond yields trimmed overnight
gains made after the U.S. Federal Reserve dampened bets that it
might be readying its first interest rate cut in years....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Collapsing bond yields drive world stocks to new highs Government bonds held near
multi-year lows on Thursday on bets the U.S. Federal Reserve
would cut interest rates this month and that other major central
banks would embrace looser monetary policy, pushing world stocks
to new 18-month highs....
MIDEAST STOCKS-Qatar extends gains as global rally lifts most of Gulf Most Middle Eastern stock markets closed
higher on Tuesday, reflecting market optimism that U.S.-China
trade tensions could ease and stimulus measures by major
economies to counter a possible...
Global stocks bounce fades on grim China data, Italy woes A global equity bounce stemming from softer rhetoric by U.S. President Donald Trump on the trade dispute with Beijing waned on Wednesday as grim China data and fresh Italian debt woes cast a shadow over global markets....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks buoyed by stimulus hopes but still head for third losing week World stocks rose on Friday as
expectations grew of further stimulus by central banks,
offsetting worries about slowing economic growth, which
intensified this week as the U.S. yield curve inverted for the
first time since 2007....
Global stocks regain ground from two-month lows as U.S.-China fears ease Global stocks rebounded on Tuesday from two-month lows as investors took heart from comments of U.S. and Chinese officials a day after a spike in tensions between the world's two largest economies rattled financial markets....
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks find modest support on firmer U.S. futures Asian shares eked out meagre gains
on Wednesday, as higher Wall Street futures provided some relief
for investors after an overnight U.S. selloff, though deeper
worries about the global economy are likely to keep a lid on
Japan stocks advance as stimulus hopes calm global recession fears Japanese shares rose on Monday as
signs central banks around the world are taking steps to support
their economies helped ease immediate concerns about a global
GLOBAL MARKETS-Bond prices dip on German spending plan as stocks await ECB Bond prices edged lower on
Tuesday after German bund yields hit a one-month high following
a report by Reuters that Germany is considering a "shadow
budget" to allow the government to circumvent its strict
national debt rules....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks steady after oil surge lifts Wall Street Asian stocks held their ground on
Friday after Wall Street gained on a surge in oil prices as
attacks on tankers in the Gulf of Oman stoked U.S.-Iran tensions
and raised concerns over supply flows through one of the world's
main sea lanes....
Global stocks, yields ease losses on skepticism of Trump's China threats Wall Street's indexes and bond yields ended down but well above their session lows while oil futures settled higher as investors bet that U.S. President Donald Trump's threats to raise tariffs on China would not materialize....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks hobbled by fading expectations for aggressive Fed rate cut Asian stocks struggled to rebound
on Tuesday as investors came to terms with sharply reduced
expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large interest
rate cut at the end of July....
REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Tempered expectations of Fed rate cut sink stocks globally A strong U.S. jobs report that
tempered expectations of an aggressive interest rate cut by the
Federal Reserve later this month and weak economic data in
Germany helped push global stock indices lower Friday after
hitting record highs earlier this we...
Global stocks gain after earnings, deal news, data; U.S. yields move up World stock markets were buoyed by deal-making news and solid earnings from Dow components Cisco and Walmart on Thursday while strong economic data pushed U.S. bond yields higher even as investors struggled to make sense of the latest developments in...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Wall St stocks climb, dollar drops on rate-cut optimism * Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh
(Updates after U.S. market open, adds commentary, changes
byline, previous dateline LONDON)...
CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls as Trump's tariff threats roil global markets Canada's main stock index on Monday hit
its lowest level in nearly a month after U.S. President Donald
Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering a global
rout in risky assets....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar gains on lower rate cut expectations, stocks flat The dollar edged higher and
European shares fell on Wednesday as traders curbed expectations
of an aggressive U.S. interest rate cut in July, while Wall
Street traded little changed on mixed signals over China-U.S.
trade talks at the G20 summit in J...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks hit 6-mth lows, bonds boom amid market shakeout Asian shares slid to 6-1/2-month
lows on Monday and the yuan slumped to a more than decade trough
as a rapid escalation in the Sino-U.S. trade war sent investors
stampeding to traditional safe harbours including the yen, bonds
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks gain as soft data lift stimulus hopes Asian stocks edged higher on
Monday amid a cautious mood as investors pinned their hopes on
expected global stimulus to support slowing growth in the
world's major economies....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks sag ahead of China data, Gulf attacks support oil Asian stocks sagged on Friday
ahead of key Chinese data that could provide more clues on how
heavily the U.S.-Sino trade war is weighing on the economy,
while oil prices were supported by supply concerns after attacks
on tankers in the Gulf of Oman....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rally, bond yields dive as Fed fuels easing hopes Asian stock markets rallied on
Thursday while the dollar dropped and global bond yields
plunged, with the 10-year U.S. yield falling below two percent,
after the Federal Reserve signalled possible interest rate cuts
later this year....
GLOBAL MARKETS-European stocks gain on EU election relief and auto shares surge European shares climbed on Monday
as investors snapped up automaker stocks following confirmation
of merger talks between Fiat Chrysler and Renault, and after
pro-EU parties kept a firm grip on power in elections to the
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks inch higher as stimulus hopes spur tentative rebound Stock markets edged higher on
Tuesday as investors welcomed signs that more monetary and
fiscal stimulus was on its way, hoping more easing would help
stave off a major global economic downturn....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks mostly weaker on steep Chinese factory price declines Most Asian stocks swung lower on
Tuesday, weighed by Chinese markets after data showed mainland
factory prices shrinking at their fastest pace in three years
while reports of German stimulus plans pushed global bond prices
GLOBAL MARKETS-Trump tariff salvo pushes stocks into sea of red, safe havens shine European stocks posted their
biggest drop of 2019 on Friday and bond yields tumbled to
record lows after U.S. President Donald Trump fired another
trade war salvo at China, sparking a frenzied dash for
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks wilt after weak China data; euro zone GDP in focus European equity markets nudged
down on Tuesday as weak Chinese business surveys dampened
appetite for risk, while investors braced for a spate of data on
the region's economic health....
Global stocks, oil fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world tumbled on Monday and oil prices slumped after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an investor exodus from risky assets....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks at 6-mth lows, yuan slumps as investors flee to safety Asian shares suffered their
steepest daily drop in 10 months on Monday, as Sino-U.S. trade
friction sent the yuan slumping to a more than decade trough and
stampeded investors into safe harbours including the yen, bonds
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks nurse losses, bonds hold huge gains Asian shares were heading for
weekly losses on Friday as conflicting messages on the Sino-U.S.
trade war only added to worries for the global economy, while
talk of aggressive central bank stimulus drove bond yields to
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks higher ahead of Fed, pound pressured by fresh Brexit pain Asian stocks edged up on Tuesday
as equity investors prepared for an expected U.S. interest rate
cut this week while heightened concerns in currency markets
about a no-deal Brexit sent the pound to a 28-month low....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks gain ahead of Fed, pound pressured by fresh Brexit pain Asian stocks gained on Tuesday as
equity investors prepared for an expected U.S. interest rate cut
this week while the pound retreated to a 28-month low as
heightened concerns about a no-deal Brexit gripped currency
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks gain, dollar droops as Fed chair sets stage for rate cut Asian stocks gained and the
dollar drooped on Thursday after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome
Powell reinforced prospects of a U.S. interest rate cut later
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks jump, yields and dollar fall, as U.S. data fans rate cut talk Major world stock indexes
jumped and U.S. Treasury yields tumbled on Friday after a
slowdown in job growth fueled hopes of a U.S. interest rate cut,
while hints of progress in Washington's trade fights added to
equity market optimism....
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks fall as Fed rate cut bets dialed back, Europe to follow Asian stocks hovered
around two-and-a-half week lows on Tuesday as expectations waned
for a hefty interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve later
this month, while technology companies retreated on Apple Inc's
Global stocks gain after Trump auto-tariff delay, weak data pressures yields U.S. and European stock indexes gained on Wednesday after news that U.S. President Donald Trump planned to delay tariffs on auto imports, offsetting earlier pressure on equities from weak U.S. and Chinese economic data that helped depress bond yields...
REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks edge lower, gold gains on slowdown, geopolitical fears Equity markets struggled and
safe-haven assets like gold were in demand on Friday as weak
Chinese data stoked investor anxieties over a global growth
slowdown and fears of a U.S.-Iran confrontation added to
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks steady, euro little moved as EU vote shows limited gains by nationalists Asia stocks edged up early on
Monday, and the euro was confined to a narrow range after the
weekend's European Parliament elections highlighted the
deepening political fragmentation of the 28-country bloc....
REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks subdued ahead of China data, Gulf attacks support oil Asian stocks were subdued on
Friday ahead of key Chinese data that could provide more clues
on how heavily the U.S.-Sino trade war is weighing on the
economy, while oil prices were supported by supply concerns
after attacks on tankers in the Gulf of ...
GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks make cautious gains as weak data boosts stimulus hopes Asian stocks eked out modest gains
on Monday, amid a cautious market mood as investors pinned
expectations on likely stimulus to support growth in the world's
major economies, which showed further signs of struggle....
REFILE-GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks, oil fall as investors seek safety after Trump's China tariff threats Stocks around the world tumbled
on Monday and oil prices slumped after U.S. President Donald
Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China, triggering an
investor exodus from risky assets....
Oil prices rise on stimulus hopes, trade optimism Crude oil prices edged up on Tuesday on optimism U.S.-China trade tensions will ease and on hopes major economies will take stimulus measures to ward off a potential economic slowdown that could hit oil demand....
U.S. Government Bonds Rise as Trade Tensions Ripple U.S. government bond prices rose after the European Union lowered its forecast for German economic growth for the second time this year amid persistent trade tension....
U.S. Government-Bond Yields Rise on Trade Hopes U.S. government-bond prices fell after a report that the Trump administration is considering an interim trade deal with China, reversing previous gains that came after the European Central Bank cut its key interest rate....
Hopes in China rise for a Trump-Xi trade deal As the presidents of U.S. and China near a highly anticipated meeting on trade, the gap in both sides' expectations regarding a deal remains wide....
U.S. bond yields rise on confusion over U.S. trade move U.S. Treasury yields rose on Friday amid confusion over the United States policy on trade with China, while political turmoil in Italy compounded investor concerns, capping a volatile week in the......
Futures rise as investors cheer trade progress U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as new signs of progress in trade relations between the United States and China comforted markets, which have been rankled by a prolonged stand off between the world's two largest economies....
EU Stocks, Brexit & "Trade Wars" The August European Financial Forecast delivers all-new insights on Brexit, the German economy and more. Editor Brian Whitmer delivers distinct insights on these topics, the clear Elliott wave patterns in British stocks and elsewhere in Europe....
Trump: ‘No need to rush’ trade talks with China as tariffs rise President Trump tweeted, deleted, then retweeted about there being “absolutely no need to rush” trade talks with China — sending the stock market on a roller coaster Friday morning. The S&P 500 futures plummeted just before 7 a.m. when Trump posted, ...
China slams U.S. blacklisting of Huawei as trade tensions rise China on Thursday slammed a decision by the U.S. government to put telecom equipment giant Huawei on a blacklist and said it will take steps to protect its companies, in a further test of ties as the economic heavyweights clash over trade....
Treasury yields rise ahead of G-20 trade meeting between US and China Treasury yields rose on Friday as investors got ready for a crucial meeting between President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at the G-20 summit....
Wall Street slides as U.S.-China trade fears rise U.S. stocks slid on Tuesday as escalating trade tensions between the United States and China triggered global growth fears and drove investors away from riskier assets....
Oil prices rise after US confirms trade talks with China to start Oil prices rose on Thursday, rebounding from earlier losses, after the U.S. confirmed that talks with China to reach a trade agreement would be held in the coming weeks, giving hope that a dispute that has roiled global economies will be resolved....
Indo-US Trade Could Rise To $500 Billion In 5 Years: Commerce Body Trade between India and the US could jump to $500 billion by 2023-24 from about $142 billion at present, the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC) said on Friday....
Global Services Trade Also Set To Slow, Says WTO The impact of the U.S.-China trade war, until now largely confined to manufacturing, may be spreading to the trade in services, a development that could further drag on global economic growth....
China's Liu is still set to join trade talks this week as US says tariffs will rise on Friday Tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods are set to increase to 25% on Friday, but the U.S. could reconsider the move if it sees progress in the talks....
EMERGING MARKETS-Currencies rise in holiday-thinned trade; Fed in focus Emerging-market currencies edged higher on
Wednesday in holiday-thinned trade as investors waited for the
U.S. Federal Reserve's latest decision on monetary policy. Stock
markets were closed in most regions....
Oil prices fall with Wall St. on trade war, give back early rise Oil futures fell on Monday with Wall Street, as worries about the Sino-U.S. trade talks spooked investors who had sent oil higher in early trade on concerns that tanker attacks in the Middle East could disrupt supplies....
iPhone production could leave China if trade tensions rise, Foxconn says Production of Apple iPhones bound for the U.S. could be shifted out of China should the trade war between the U.S. and Beijing continue to escalate, a senior executive at Foxconn said Tuesday....
METALS-Most metal prices rise as U.S.-China trade talks kick off Most London metal prices
climbed on Wednesday, buoyed as talks aimed at ending a bitter
trade war between China and the United states kicked off in
Gold, Treasuries rise as recession, trade fears rattle investors Declining stocks on Wall Street weighed down a global equities gauge on Tuesday on lingering worries about the U.S.-China trade war, while demand for U.S. Treasuries and precious metals rose on recession fears....
Stocks Rally on Plan for New Trade Talks U.S. stocks lurched higher after the U.S. and China said they would hold talks in Washington in October, reigniting hopes for an eventual trade truce. The Dow industrials jumped more than 370 points....
U.S. Stocks Slide on Renewed Trade Anxiety U.S. stocks declined, extending a turbulent streak of trading, after officials in Beijing and the White House exchanged fresh threats in a trade fight that many fear could crimp growth. The Dow closed more than 600 points lower and Nasdaq suffered it...
European stocks tumble on trade war blows Technology stocks led a tumble in
European equities in early deals on Monday as investors fled
from riskier assets after another exchange of blows by the
United States and China over trade at the end of last week....
U.S. Stocks Slip Amid Trade Worries U.S. stocks fell and bond yields slipped again, as guarded investors hedged their bets on whether the U.S. and China are working toward de-escalating their trade spat....
US stocks fall sharply as trade war escalates Markets closed sharply lower Friday after the latest escalation of the U.S.-China trade dispute. The Dow Jones industrials sank 623 points, or 2.4%. (Aug. 23)
Stocks Tumble as Trade Battle Intensifies Global stocks were pummeled by selling, sending indexes from Europe to Shanghai lower and the yuan to a record low, after fresh trade threats between Beijing and Washington heightened fears of an economic slowdown....
RPT-BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Trade barbs (Repeats from Friday. Updates chart)
** S&P 500 falters 2.2% as U.S.-China trade tensions
** Indeed, an evil twin may have struck,
leading to trench warfare on the charts
** This as the DJI found itself dragged back into its
The Fed 'put' could insulate stocks from trade wars, send the Dow to 28,000 With a potentially negative earnings season looming, investors see easy Fed policy as the security blanket the stock market needs as it breaks to new highs....
Stocks surge as US and China set trade talks Global stocks soared Thursday amid renewed optimism that the United States and China would resume talks on resolving the escalating trade war between the world’s two largest economies. Chinese Vice Premier Liu He, US Trade Representative Robert Ligh...
Stocks Drop as Trade Battle Intensifies Global stocks started the week with sharp declines and the yuan depreciated to a new low as President Trump’s threat to impose more tariffs on Chinese goods continued to rattle investors....
Markets Right Now: Stocks sink as trade war escalates NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are plunging at the open on Wall Street Monday after China announced retaliatory tariffs against goods from the United States.
China plans tariff hike...
U.S. Stocks Decline Amid Trade Woes U.S. stocks fell as a wave of selling that analysts attributed to mounting doubts about a trade deal pulled lower everything from bank stocks to shares of technology companies....
Stocks Fall Amid Trade Standoff U.S. stocks slid, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down more than 300 points, as the fate of a trade deal between Washington and Beijing hung in the balance....
Stocks Edge Up on Trade Hopes, Stimulus U.S. stocks edged higher as trade tensions with China appeared to cool, putting major indexes on track for a third consecutive week of gains and within a hair of their records....
BUZZ-U.S. stocks weekly: Trade barbs ** S&P 500 falters 2.2% as U.S.-China trade tensions
** Indeed, an evil twin may have struck,
leading to trench warfare on the charts
** This as the DJI found itself dragged back into its
** Every sector falls: Tech, indu...
BOE's Carney Says Trade War Imperils Global Growth Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney said in an interview at the annual central bankers symposium in Jackson Hole, Wyo., that global growth prospects are flagging due to a trade war pursued by Washington....
Everyone Is on Edge at the G7 As Trump Disrupts Global Trade The “Great Disrupter” Donald Trump certainly is ensuring he gets the
attention he so desperately craves as this weekend’s Group of 7 summit
gets underway in southern France....
Putin says US unilateralism undermines global trade ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has criticized the United States for using pressure and sanctions to maintain its economic supremacy, hurting international trade and eroding global stability.
Speaking Friday at an inves...
U.S.-China Trade War's Global Impact Grows Fallout from the escalating trade war between the U.S. and China is rippling through the global economy, hurting confidence among U.S. small businesses, crimping trade among industrial giants in Asia and hitting export-oriented factories in Europe....
Goldman Sachs economists say fears rise that U.S.-China trade war leading to recession Goldman Sachs Group Inc said on Sunday that fears of the U.S.-China trade war leading to a recession are increasing and that Goldman no longer expects a trade deal between the world's two largest economies before the 2020 U.S. presidential election....
Asia markets rise in morning trade as Chinese exports unexpectedly decline Chinese customs data showed the country's exports unexpectedly fell in August, pointing to further weakness in the world's second-largest economy....
China's retail sales growth slumps to 16-year low as trade war risks rise China reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April on Wednesday, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States escalates....
Oil prices rise amid OPEC supply cuts, but trade worries weigh Oil prices advanced on Monday as ongoing supply cuts led by producer club OPEC kept markets relatively tight, but international benchmark Brent remained below $70 per barrel on concerns over an ongoing trade war between the United States and China....
China's retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States escalates....
Bipartisan Embrace of Trump's China Trade Row Faces Test as Tariffs Rise President Trump has enjoyed rare bipartisan cheering for his brass-knuckle trade fight with Beijing, but that support will now be tested as U.S. businesses and consumers shoulder higher tariffs....
Nissan Mulls Pulling Out Of South Korea As Trade Tensions Rise: Report Nissan Motor Co is considering pulling out of South Korea, the Financial Times reported on Friday, as political and trade tensions between Japan and South Korea have caused sales of Japanese products......
Stocks tumble, yen rallies as U.S. and China escalate trade war Stocks, the dollar and oil prices fell on Friday while safe havens rose after President Donald Trump demanded U.S. companies look at alternatives to China for manufacturing, following Beijing's retaliatory tariffs on American goods....
Stocks, Oil, Yuan Rally on Relief at Trade Truce Stocks, oil and the Chinese yuan rose Monday, boosted by a temporary cease-fire on trade between Beijing and Washington. Traders and analysts called the moves a relief rally, and cautioned that frictions about commerce between the world’s two largest...
Markets Right Now: Stocks fall on fresh concerns about trade NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are falling at midday Friday amid more concerns about the business impact of the U.S.-China trade dispute.
Technology shares dropped after chip maker...
Stocks, oil tumble as Trump escalates trade war with China U.S. President Donald Trump sent financial markets reeling on Thursday when he announced additional tariffs on Chinese products, as traders worried not only about the escalation of the trade war but also the effect on the independence of the U.S. cen...
Markets Right Now: Stocks open lower on trade war anxiety NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are opening slightly lower Wednesday as investors watch for developments in the trade dispute between the U.S. and China.
A day after steep losses on ...
Stocks move lower as trade war anxiety lingers U.S. stocks moved lower in early trading Monday as investors opened the week heading for safety amid heightened anxiety over the U.S.-China trade war.
U.S. Stocks Open Lower as Trade Hopes Falter U.S. stocks opened lower, ending a recent rally after comments from Chinese officials suggested an uncertain course ahead for trade talks with Washington....
Stocks Fall as Uncertainty Over Trade Talks Persists U.S. stocks were set to open lower as investors closely monitored rising U.S.-China tensions, and Beijing said top trade envoys will head to Washington to resume negotiations....
Asia stocks welcome trade talks, euro on defensive Asian shares on Wednesday gave a guarded welcome to hints of progress in the Sino-U.S. trade saga, while the dollar hit two-month highs on the euro as investors wagered on a dovish outcome from the European Central Bank's coming policy meeting....
Stocks edge higher as trade enthusiasm wanes U.S. stocks managed modest gains on Tuesday after holding near the unchanged mark for much of the session as enthusiasm over the U.S.-China trade truce faded after the United States threatened tariffs on additional European goods....
Stocks bounce back as trade rhetoric cools U.S. stocks on Tuesday reclaimed some of the ground lost in the prior day's steep sell-off, with tariff-sensitive technology stocks leading the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq higher as investors were heartened by a tonal shift in U.S.-China trade rhetoric....
Asia stocks decline as US-China trade war heats up China announced on Monday that it will raise tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S. goods, beginning on June 1. The latest development from Beijing comes after U.S. President Donald Trump hiked tariffs on Chinese goods last week....
Trade-sensitive stocks on ropes as uncertainty weighs A week of worsening fears on Wall Street leading up to Washington's increase on tariffs on Chinese goods has taken a toll on stocks that rely heavily on global trade....
Trade, earnings caution weigh on stocks; oil drops A gauge of global stocks lost ground for a third straight session on Thursday on worries over how the trade war between the United States and China could take a toll on corporate earnings, while oil prices dropped on expectations of rising output....
HSBC and UBS upgrade Malaysian stocks as trade war escalates Malaysia's stock benchmark, the Kuala Lumpur Composite Index, has lost around 5% so far this year — one of the worst-performing Asian emerging markets....
European stocks hit one-month highs on trade optimism European shares extended their rally on
Thursday, after China said it would hold trade talks with the
United States, raising hopes that the two sides will make
progress on a dispute that has put major economies at a risk of
Stocks jump after Trump says he wants trade deal with China Wall Street stepped back into stocks Monday after President Trump signaled — yet again — that he wants to work out a trade deal with China. Early Monday, President Trump told reporters that the two countries would be “getting back to the table” to tr...
US STOCKS-Futures dip after China's tough stance on trade U.S. stock index futures dipped on
Friday, following three consecutive sessions of gains, as trade
worries returned after a Chinese newspaper took a hard stance on
the tariff dispute between the United States and China....
Stocks, Bond Yields Fall on Trade Threats An escalation in trade tensions sent major stock indexes around the world tumbling, while the yield on the 10-year Treasury note touched its lowest level since the 2016 presidential election....
Trade war thaw and ECB stimulus hopes buoys stocks World stocks climbed to their highest in six weeks on Thursday as the European Central Bank prepared to offer new stimulus measures and the United States and China made mutual concessions in their trade dispute, improving demand for riskier bets....
Markets Right Now: Trade jitters send US stocks lower NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Stocks are opening broadly lower on Wall Street as investors keep a close eye on trade talks between the U.S. and China.
Top trade officials are meeting in W...
U.S. stocks drop late in session on trade uncertainty Wall Street shares extended losses in late trade on Friday after CNBC reported that the next round of U.S.-China negotiations was in flux, looking set to end a seesaw week the same way they started with selling on worries about the escalating trade w...
Stocks drop as trade tensions threaten earnings Stock markets around the world broadly fell on Tuesday as trade tensions weighed on the outlook for corporate earnings and as hopes dwindled over a hefty U.S. interest rate cut this month....
CANADA STOCKS-TSX falls for second day on U.S.-China trade worries Canada's main stock index fell on Tuesday,
as worries about a deterioration in trade negotiations between
the United States and China made investors wary of riskier
Stocks, Bond Yields Fall on Trade Tensions The Dow closed more than 600 points lower after China said it would impose retaliatory tariffs and President Trump vowed to respond. Treasury yields also sank, as did commodities markets that are sensitive to the two countries’ trade battle....
Stocks Volatile as Investors Await Trade Resolution European stocks climbed after a downbeat session in Asia, as investors awaited a resolution to the U.S.-China trade negotiations following the recent escalation in tensions....
Dow, stocks reverse losses after China trade talks end Stocks pared earlier losses in afternoon trading on Friday after trade negotiations with China ended with no deal.
U.S. stocks led higher by tech on trade optimism; oil rises U.S. stocks advanced on Monday at the onset of a heavy earnings week, while European shares inched higher as investors took heart from potential progress in U.S.-China trade talks and increasing geopolitical tensions sent oil prices higher....
Markets Right Now: Stocks soar on trade, rate cut hopes NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):
Hopes for a cut in interest rates and for a resolution in the U.S.-Mexico trade dispute are propelling stocks higher at midday Tuesday.
The Dow Jones Indust...
Wildlife summit to consider global ban on saiga antelope trade Protections for saiga antelope, mako sharks and even woolly mammoths will be considered at a conference of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species...
U.S.-China Trade Battle Is Crimping Global Oil Demand Worries about the health of the world’s economy and increasingly uncertain trade relations between the U.S. and China will put further pressure on global oil demand in 2019, the International Energy Agency said....
Could the US-China trade row become a global cold war? | Nouriel Roubini If Donald Trump and Xi Jinping slide into ongoing animosity, the world will pay the priceA few years ago, as part of a western delegation to China, I met Xi Jinping in Beijing’s Great Hall of the People. When addressing us, Xi argued that China’s ris...
G20 says global growth to pick up; trade, geopolitics among risks Financial leaders of the world's biggest economies will say on Sunday that global growth is likely to pick up this year and next, but that intensified trade and geopolitical tensions were among the key downside risks, the final draft communique showe...