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Investing.com – Asian stocks extended their losses in morning trade on Friday, tracking losses seen on Wall Street as trade tensions between the U.S. and China continuing to weigh on investor sentiment.
It’s a busy day ahead on the economic calendar, though it’s likely direction through the day will likely remain hinged on possible impact of a trade war.
The BoE just got more hawkish and economic data out of the U.S caught the markets by surprise, with the continued threat of a trade war playing its part through the day.
Investing.com – Asian equities fell in afternoon trade on Thursday as trade concerns continued to simmer after a recent sell-off in global markets, while technology stocks outperformed on the Nasdaq strong performance overnight.
Investing.com – Asian equities were mostly higher in morning trade on Thursday as global markets calmed after an elevation in trade tensions between the U.S. and China triggered a sell-off earlier in the week.
Market risk appetite returns through the morning, with policy divergence continuing to favor the U.S Dollar. Direction for the majors will be hinged on noise from the Oval Office and Central Bank member commentary through the day.
Asian stocks closed higher on Wednesday after regional markets tumbled on investor jitters over U.S.-China trade tensions in the last session.
Investing.com - Asian equities extended their losses in afternoon trade on Tuesday, with China’s Shanghai Composite and the Shenzhen Component down more than 3% after U.S. President Donald Trump threatens to impose new tariffs on more Chinese goods.
The global financial markets responded to tariffs on $200bn worth of China imports into the U.S and China’s promise to respond, both sides seemingly unwilling to back down. If Trump wanted a weak Dollar, a trade war is not the way.
Investing.com - Asian equities were mostly lower in morning trade on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he has ordered the U.S. Trade Representative to identify $200 billion worth of China goods for additional tariffs.
Is the trade war on? Following China’s response to the U.S tariffs on China exports to the U.S, it could get ugly, with Trump’s first tweet of the week likely to have a material bearing of risk sentiment through the week.
The markets were mixed through the early part of the day, the introduction of tariffs having a mixed impact on the markets, with the Yen finding little support ahead of what will likely be a noisy day ahead for the Oval Office.
Investing.com – Asian stocks were mixed in morning trade on Friday as the U.S. is set to release an updated list of Chinese tariff targets.
Asian markets closed mixed on Friday as investors awaited developments on the trade front ahead of the expected unveiling of U.S. tariffs targeting China.
Investing.com – Asian stocks were mostly lower in afternoon trade on Thursday, as the Federal Reserve raised rates and upgraded their forecasts to four rate hikes in 2018. China’s data were also in focus as the country’s May industrial output and retail sales both missed expectations, while fixed-asset investment’s growth in the first five months were also well below forecasts.
It’s a busy time for the markets, with focus shifting to today’s inflation figures out of the UK and the ECB Press Conference later today, positioning coming in the wake of FED rate hike on Wednesday.
Investing.com – Asian equities followed U.S. stocks lower in morning trade on Thursday as the Federal Reserve raised rates and upgraded their forecasts to four rate hikes in 2018 after recent data showed unemployment rate fell while inflation rose.
Investing.com – Most Asian markets eased in afternoon trade on Wednesday after the conclusion of a historic U.S.-North Korea summit, as investors shift their focus to the upcoming Federal Reserve policy decision that may offer some clues on future rate hikes.
While there’s plenty of chatter on trade, Brexit, Italy and North Korea, focus will be on the FED later in the day, a rate hike largely priced in, with inflation numbers out of the UK also there to provide direction for the GBP.
Following some weak stats out of the Eurozone, the EUR maintained its position through the morning, on expectations of a hawkish ECB, with today’s inflation numbers likely to hit the Dollar should they impress.
Investing.com – Asian stocks rose in afternoon trade on Tuesday as U.S. President Donald Trump said the meeting with his North Korea counterpart Kim Jong-un is “very, very good.”
Investing.com – Asian equities rose in morning trade on Tuesday as U.S. President Donald Trump and his North Korea counterpart Kim Jong-un shook hands and began their highly anticipated meetings in Singapore.
Asian markets closed up on Tuesday as a landmark meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un took center stage.
Markets in the region closed higher as investors focused on a landmark meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and trade tensions.
Investing.com – Asian stocks extended their losses in afternoon trade on Friday, as White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said in a statement that U.S. President Donald Trump would leave early from the upcoming G-7 summit.