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BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets sank Friday after Wall Street declined on losses for tech and industrial stocks and Chinese economic growth slowed.
BANGKOK (AP) — Shares fell Thursday in Asia after a retreat on Wall Street driven by sell-offs of technology shares, homebuilders and retailers. A report of weaker Japanese exports in September underscored uncertainties over the outlook for trade.
Europe's technology stocks were the top performers. Investors are monitoring earnings and Brexit talks. European stocks turned lower in early afternoon trading, dragged down by auto stocks. The pan-European Stoxx 600 was off by 0.
Market focus is still focused on the disappearance of a prominent journalist critical of Saudi Arabia's policies earlier this month. The disappearance has triggered international outcry against the OPEC kingpin, rattling financial markets. European stocks were mixed Tuesday, as escalating tensions between Saudi Arabia and the West exacerbate geopolitical concerns and limit gains.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was down around 0.1 percent during mid-afternoon deals, with the balance of sectors and major bourses in negative territory. European stocks lacked direction Monday afternoon, as concerns over Brexit progress, a potential slowdown in the Chinese economy and higher U.S. borrowing costs limited investor appetite. The pan-European Stoxx 600 was down around 0.1 percent shortly after 2 p.m. London, with more sectors and major bourses in negative territory than positive.
Global markets have been shaken by two consecutive sessions of losses in the U.S. In Europe, Italy and the U.K. remain in the spotlight in terms of political news. Royal Dutch Shell is reportedly in talks to sell its stake in a Venezuelan JV with Maurel & Prom.
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Friday as better-than-expected Chinese trade data gave some markets a breather from worries about the impact of punitive tariffs.
Equity markets have tumbled on the back of heightened fears over an expected slowdown in global economic growth and rising interest rates. President Donald Trump called the U.S. Federal Reserve “crazy” for its insistence on continually hiking rates. The European Union's Michel Barnier said a Brexit agreement was achievable as soon as next week.
Asian markets were broadly lower on Thursday after Wall Street slumped on a heavy selling of technology and internet stocks. Markets in Hong Kong, South Korea, Australia and Southeast Asia recorded similar declines. Investors are wary of possible further U.S. interest rate hikes.
Traders are keeping an eye on political goings-on in Italy, as fears linger of a standoff between Rome and Brussels over the country's 2019 budget. Brexit continues to be an area of focus for the market, as the U.K. government faces pressure to reach a divorce deal with the EU before the end of the year. European stocks moved lower on Wednesday, as investors monitored the latest political developments, including in Italy .
Investing.com – U.S. futures were lower on Tuesday, as rising bond yields continued to put pressure on equities.The S&P 500 futures fell 12 points or 0.42% to 2,881.50 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures were down 113 points, or 0.43%, to 26,431.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures decreased 31 points, or 0.43%, to 7,360.25.The yield on the benchmark United States 10-Year note reached a fresh seven-year high of 3.261%, while the United States 30-Year note climbed to a four-year peak of 3.44%. ...
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was flat during early morning deals, with sectors and major bourses pointing in opposite directions. Tensions are growing between Italy and the EU over Rome's 2019 budget and deficit targets. European stocks were mixed on Tuesday, amid simmering tensions between Italy and the European Union (EU) over the former's 2019 budget.
NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Oct. 5 about the financial markets, The Associated Press misidentified Katie Nixon of Northern Trust Wealth Management. She is chief investment officer, not chief investment strategist.
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets are mixed after the IMF downgraded its economic outlook, citing rising interest rates and mounting tensions over trade.
Investing.com - U.S. futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street Monday, as rising bond yields and increasing interest rates made equities less attractive to investors.The S&P 500 futures fell 7 points or 0.25% to 2,886.75 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures were down 87 points, or 0.33%, to 26,405.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures decreased 26 points, or 0.35%, to 7,410.0.U.S. bond markets are closed for Columbus Day but stock markets are open. Still, trading volumes were expected to be thin, with most banks and federal agencies closed for the holiday. ...
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was down almost 1 percent during lunchtime deals, with almost all sectors and major bourses in negative territory. Asian shares dipped broadly after China's PBOC said it would cut the amount of cash that banks are required to hold as reserves. European markets were lower Monday afternoon, as investor confidence took a knock from last week's spike in Treasury yields.
Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a flat opening bell on Wall Street as investors waited for the monthly jobs report later in the session and Treasury yields continued to rise.The S&P 500 futures fell over half a point or 0.03% to 2,907.0 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures inched up 7 points, or 0.03%, to 26,659.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures decreased 12 points, or 0.17%, to 7,501.50. ...
Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a sharply lower open on Wall Street Thursday as a spike in Treasury yields and expectations for future Federal Reserve rate hikes weighed on market sentiment.The S&P 500 futures fell 12 points or 0.43% to 2,918.75 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures lost 99 points, or 0.37%, to 26,773.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures decreased 44 points, or 0.58%, to 7,620.0. ...
Shares in Greek banks are in the spotlight after a massive plunge on Wednesday. Shares in Europe traded lower on Thursday as investors digested comments from the U.S. Federal Reserve chief and monitor events in Italy. The pan-European Stoxx 600 was off by 0.7 percent with almost every sector in the red.
Central bank chief Jerome Powell told the National Association for Business Economics on Tuesday that the U.S. economic outlook is positive thanks to a "historically rare" combination of low unemployment and tepid inflation.
The Italian FTSE MIB, the country's main equity index, jumped 1.2 percent in early deals. On the data front, there will be retail sales due at 10 a.m. London time. Shares in Europe moved higher on Wednesday morning, as markets players kept an eye on Italian politics and spending plans.
Asian markets are mostly lower on jitters over the simmering U.S. trade dispute with China. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 fell 0.8 percent to 24,088.63. Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 0.4 percent ...
Investing - Stocks opened mixed Tuesday as investors took a pause following the strong rally in the previous session and digested more tensions in the EU over Italy’s budget.