S&P 500

Wall Street selloff worsens on Mnuchin move, Washington drama

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 09:47 GMT

All three major indexes ended down more than 2 percent the day before the Christmas holiday.

Asian shares fall on Trump woes, U.S.-China tariffs kick in

Thu, 23 Aug 2018 - 08:59 GMT

Spreadbetters pointed to a subdued start for European shares with FTSE futures off 0.2 percent. E-Minis for the S&P500 were a shade softer too.

Asian shares slide on fresh trade worries, bonds fragile

Thu, 02 Aug 2018 - 09:03 GMT

European shares are expected to fall, with financial spread-betters see Britain’s FTSE, France’s CAC, Germany’s DAX opening 0.4 percent lower.

Asia shares subdued for central bank, data test

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 - 08:33 GMT

Spreadbetters pointed to a dour mood elsewhere, with London’s FTSE futures FFIc1 off 0.7 percent and E-Minis for the S&P 500 down 0.3 percent.

Asian shares edge higher, but weak growth outlook weighs

Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 09:28 GMT

European markets looked set to open higher after U.S. President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker had agreed to work to lower industrial tariffs on both sides.

S&P 500 climbs to over five-month high on strong earnings

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 09:19 GMT

The Dow Jones Transport Average .DJT jumped 2.3 percent, its biggest daily advance in three months.

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 shares slip on trade war anxiety, yuan steadies

Wed, 04 Jul 2018 - 08:29 GMT

European shares are expected to follow suit, with spread-betters expecting a fall of 0.2 percent in Germany’s DAX and 0.1 percent in Britain’s FTSE and France’s CAC.

China drags on Asia shares, politics on euro and peso

Mon, 02 Jul 2018 - 07:46 GMT

E-Mini futures for the S&P 500 ESc1 followed with a loss of 0.5 percent and European bourses were seen opening down.

Asian shares drop to nine-month low on mounting trade war fears

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 - 07:27 GMT

MSCI ACWI, the benchmark compiler’s broadest gauge of world stocks covering 47 markets, fell 0.17 percent to its lowest level since early April.

Asia shares sideswiped by China skid, oil extends gains

Wed, 27 Jun 2018 - 07:41 GMT

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS lost another 0.6 percent after touching a two-year trough on Tuesday.

Dow-ned but not out: Expulsion no body blow for GE shareholders

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 - 08:58 GMT

GE fell 1 percent in extended trade following the announcement, while Walgreens jumped 3 percent.

Asian stocks pick up steam as hopes of policy support lift China

Wed, 20 Jun 2018 - 08:27 GMT

S&P 500 futures ESc1 turned higher, rising 0.3 percent and pointing to possible gains on Wall Street after major U.S. indexes closed lower Tuesday.

Asian shares slip on Fed hike, trade fears and soft China data

Thu, 14 Jun 2018 - 08:56 GMT

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS lost 1.0 percent, with shares in South Korea .KS11 and Taiwan .TWII falling over one percent.

Asia stocks climb as techs lift Wall Street, Italy still a worry

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 09:02 GMT

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS rose 0.7 percent. Japan's Nikkei .N225 rose 0.4 percent.

Asian shares rise as upbeat U.S. jobs data offsets trade worries

Mon, 04 Jun 2018 - 08:51 GMT

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 1.0 percent to a high last seen on May 17, while Japan’s Nikkei rose 1.3 percent.

Asian stocks rebound, euro pulls off lows as anxiety over Italy recedes

Thu, 31 May 2018 - 09:24 GMT

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS gained 0.6 percent after slumping on Wednesday to its weakest since early April.

Stocks battered as Italian crisis deepens

Wed, 30 May 2018 - 08:58 GMT

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan tumbled 1.4 percent, while Japan’s Nikkei average sold off 1.5 percent to a six-week low.

High stakes, high expectations as earnings season heats up

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 - 07:44 GMT

The S&P 500 .SPX has recovered some after swooning more than 10 percent in February from its Jan. 26 record high.