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World stock markets slipped Friday after China reported weaker-than-expected economic data, stirring up worries about the state of the world's second largest economy. European indexes were also weighed ...
Investing.com - Asian stocks extended their losses in afternoon trade on Friday after China reported weaker-than-expected data.
Tokyo stocks closed lower on Friday after two days of rallies as investors locked in profits while awaiting fresh global data for clues on growth in major economies. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index dropped ...
U.S. stock index futures are trading lower early Friday, mostly in reaction to the weaker-than-expected economic data from China. The major cash market stock indexes finished mixed on Thursday during a choppy session as investors digested new developments in the ongoing U.S.-China trade dispute.
Investing.com - Asian stocks fell in morning trade on Friday, despite reports that White House is making official its decision to delay a tariff hike on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods until Mar. 1.
Shares in Asia closed lower on Friday as China reported a slew of economic data that missed expectations, deepening worries about headwinds facing the world's second largest economy.
Tokyo stocks ended higher on Thursday as worries over a US-China trade war receded. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 0.99 percent, or 213.44 points, at 21,816.19, while the broader Topix index rose ...
Investing.com - Asian markets rose in morning trade on Thursday following reports that China is considering postponing some targets of its ambitious plans to dominate high-end technologies, as Beijing tried to ease trade tensions with the U.S.
Asian stocks closed higher on Thursday, with shares in Greater China leading gains after the positive momentum seen on Wall Street overnight.
U.S. stocks couldn't hang on to a big gain Wednesday, but they still finished broadly higher as technology and health care companies rose. Stocks initially rallied after the Wall Street Journal reported that China's government could make changes to its "Made in China 2025" economic development plan. "Any time you get some semblance of good news on trade, you've had this tendency to see a pretty sharp rally," said Liz Ann Sonders, chief investment strategist for Charles Schwab.
Indices across Asia surged on signs of thawing trading tensions between the US and China. US markets were up an average 1.0% in early Wednesday pre-opening trading. In the UK new developments in the Brexit dealings have traders wary.
The American stock markets have complex dynamics. It is not the first day that we have seen the sale prevail in the midst of the American session, and often even overlap the positive dynamics within the day.
"Investor sentiment improved after media reports on China considering lowering tariffs on US cars and the release on bail of Huawei CFO" Meng Wanzhou, said Yoshihiro Ito, chief strategist at Okasan Online Securities, in a commentary. Canada on Tuesday authorised the release on bail of Meng, chief financial officer at Chinese telecoms giant Huawei, whose arrest last week sparked fury in Beijing and worries about the future of a truce agreed at the G20 by Donald Trump and Xi Jinping. Ito added that the Nikkei index was also supported by a weaker yen.
It’s all eyes on the Pound as talks of a vote of no confidence hit the wires ahead of a make or break emergency EU gathering tomorrow.
The major indexes initially jumped more than 1 percent on signs of a softening tone in U.S.-China trade relations. Investors were reacting to a Bloomberg News report which said China is moving toward cutting tariffs on cars made in the U.S. to 15 percent from the current 40 percent. The report went on to say that the proposal has been submitted to the Chinese Cabinet and will be reviewed in the coming days.
Investing.com - Asian stocks rose in morning trade on Wednesday following reports that China would cut tariffs on cars made in the U.S.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina expects Bangladesh’s rapid economic expansion to pick up further momentum and hit 10 per cent annual growth over the next three years. Speaking in an exclusive interview with the Nikkei Asian Review ahead of the country’s general election on December 30, the 71-year-old leader said her nation would shed its “least developed country” status from 2024. Ms Hasina has overseen almost a decade of consistent economic expansions of about 6 to 7 per cent, with the economy growing 7.86 per cent in real terms in the fiscal year that ended in June.
Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday helped by a cheaper yen and a rebound in European bourses after two days of declines amid lingering concerns over trade conflicts. "The Tokyo market is seen rebounding from recent drops thanks to a tailwind from rallies in European bourses and a halt in the appreciation of the yen" against the dollar, Okasan Online Securities said in a commentary. Concerns over trade conflicts and Brexit as well as technical factors linked to the settlement of futures index trade "may prompt volatile stock movement" on Wednesday, it added.
Investing.com - Asian markets gained in afternoon trade on Tuesday, with Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) suppliers outperforming after the U.S. tech giant filed an appeal to overturn a sales ban in China of some of its iPhones, CNBC reported.
Following Theresa May’s decision to delay the parliamentary vote scheduled for later today, Brexit and U.S – China trade chatter will be in focus.
Investing.com - Asian markets were mixed in morning trade on Tuesday amid reports that China and the U.S. are preparing next stage of trade talks.
Tokyo's Nikkei opened slightly higher on Tuesday, rebounding from sharp drops the previous day, with investors apparently relieved that Wall Street eked out gains afer a volatile session. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.06 percent or 13.49 points to 21,232.99 in early trade while the broader Topix index was down 0.13 percent or 2.12 points at 1,587.69. Wall Street fell sharply early Monday as the postponement of Britain's Brexit vote added to fears about a slowdown in the US economy and an escalation in trade tensions with China.
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mixed Tuesday in narrow trading on doubts that U.S. and China can manage to resolve their festering trade dispute.