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Stocks steadied near three-week lows on Wednesday and Chinese markets bounced after recent sharp falls as expectations grew that policy stimulus by Beijing could temper some of the impact from an escalating Sino-U.S. trade conflict. Kate King reports.
Fears the spat between the world's two largest economies could intensify added to pressure on oil prices on Monday after China said it would slap tariffs on U.S. oil, in response to Trump's announced tariffs on Chinese goods. As Kate King reports, those concerns saw European bourses start the week in the red, after Asian shares fell to a 2-1/2 week low.
European stocks fell Thursday, suffering their fourth loss in five sessions, with auto shares under pressure and Italian shares flipping down following developments surrounding the country’s coalition ...
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index closed higher on Wednesday and broke the three-day losing streak. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on June 21 and was trading with strength at higher prices in the morning session.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets mostly rose Thursday as concern fades over the trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Uncertainty remains, but the original tariff threats made earlier in the week were not followed by material action.
Following a weak performance for four weeks, the United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a weaker note and declined in the first two trading days of the week. However, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on June 20 and was trading with strength in the morning session.
After declining for four consecutive trading weeks, the United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a weaker note. Carrying forward the weakness, the FTSE 100 Index opened lower on June 19 and was trading with weakness at five-week low price levels in the morning session.
According to Markit Economics, Germany’s service PMI weakened further in May, falling month-over-month to 52.1 from 53. It met the market estimate of 52.1 but marked its weakest expansion since September 2016.
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks tumbled Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump escalated a dispute with Beijing over technology policy by threatening a tariff hike on additional Chinese goods.
The FTSE 100 Index pulled back last week and clocked the fourth consecutive weekly loss. Carrying forward the weakness, the FTSE 100 Index opened June 18 on a weaker note and was trading at five-week low price levels in the morning session.
German markets rallied significantly during the week but did give back some of the gains on Friday. This was in reaction to the tariffs being announced by the United States on Friday, but overall this market looks as if it remains bullish in general.
The German index pulled back during the trading session on Friday, reaching down towards the €13,000 level. This is an area that has been important in the past, so it’s not surprising that the sellers stopped in this general vicinity.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks closed out a whirlwind week with a modest loss Friday as markets gauged how much to fret about the Trump administration's decision to step up the trade dispute between the world's two biggest economies.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index closed higher on Thursday and broke the two-day losing streak. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on June 15 and was trading with mixed sentiment in the morning session.
The German index exploded to the upside after the EUR/USD pair fell hard on Thursday. By doing so, we have sliced through the vital €13,000 level, which for me is a very significant turn of events.
The Nasdaq commanded the upside again and growth stocks showed strong moves on Thursday. The NYSE composite edged slightly lower and fell for a third day in a row.
Asian stock markets were mixed Friday after Wall Street largely finished with gains following the European Central Bank's announcement to phase out its bond-buying stimulus. Upbeat U.S. data helped bolstered ...
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a stronger note and lost strength as the week progressed. Following a weak performance for two days, the FTSE 100 Index opened lower on June 14 and was trading with weakness in the morning session.
The German index rallied during the day on Wednesday, as we continue to see a little bit more of a “risk on” situation unfold in the equities markets. Beyond that, we have a significant amount of support just below, so it makes sense that we could continue to go to the upside.
Asian stocks slumped Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate and said it would pick up the pace of future increases. South Korea's market benchmark tumbled 1.6 percent on the ...