Stock markets roiled as U.S. ups ante in trade conflict

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 08:22 GMT

Washington proposed the extra tariffs after efforts to negotiate a solution to the dispute failed to reach an agreement, senior administration officials said on Tuesday.

Asian equities extend losses on eve of U.S. tariff deadline

Thu, 05 Jul 2018 - 08:03 GMT

Spreadbetters expected European stocks to open little changed, with Britain’s FTSE flat, Germany’s DAX 0.02 percent lower and France’s CAC down 0.1 percent.

Asian stocks slip after European surge fades, dollar extends bounce

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 07:22 GMT

Asian stocks slipped on Tuesday, while the dollar edged further away from three-year lows.

Stocks climb despite rise in U.S. inflation; dollar on defensive

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 - 07:44 GMT

Asian stocks rose on Thursday after Wall Street brushed aside strong U.S. inflation data and surged.

Stocks crumble in vicious sell-off as 'goldilocks' trade unravels

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 07:42 GMT

rout in global equities deepened in Asia on Tuesday as inflation worries gripped financial markets.

Dow sees worst day in two years as bond yields jump

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 - 10:25 GMT

Worries about the impact of a tightening job market on the prospects for inflation and a surge in bond yields sent investors fleeing equities on Friday.

Asia stocks slip as high bond yields weigh, dollar steadies

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 - 07:15 GMT

Asia stocks pulled further back from record highs on Wednesday as the recent rise in global bond yields weighed on equities.

Wall St extends losses as financial stocks weigh

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 - 06:21 GMT

Wall Street added to losses in early afternoon trading on Tuesday, with the S&P and the Dow weighed down by financial stocks.

S&P, Dow higher as oil prices rise; Apple weighs on Nasdaq

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 - 04:33 GMT

The S&P and the Dow were higher on Wednesday, as oil prices rise, while Apple's 1 percent drop limited gains on the Nasdaq.

Wall St gains on 3M, Caterpillar earnings; Dow jumps

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 09:00 GMT

U.S. stock indexes rose on Tuesday, led by the Dow and forecasts from companies including 3M, Caterpillar and General Motors.

Dow stays near record high, European shares end mixed

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 06:47 GMT

Dow stays near record high, while European shares ended mixed at their close on Tuesday in anticipation of this week's ECB meeting.

Wall Street opens higher after jobs data; Dow above 22,000

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 02:34 GMT

.S. stocks opened higher on Friday, with the Dow hitting the 22,000 mark, after data showed job growth slowed more than expected in August.

Worldwide price gains help Dow Chemical beat estimates

Thu, 27 Jul 2017 - 12:44 GMT

Dow Chemical Co's (DOW.N) results beat Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as the chemicals company raised prices of its products and cut costs.