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Asia Markets: Korean stocks hit nearly 2-year high; Nikkei lags as yen rises

Investor appetite returned Tuesday in the Asia-Pacific region, even as Japanese equities saw weakness because of a stronger yen......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2017

Asia Markets: Nikkei falls as other Asian markets make gains

Japanese stocks close 1.3%, while markets in China rise on a liquidity injection for the Lunar New Year, as investors continue to digest what Donald Trump means to their holdings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 23rd, 2017

Asia Markets: Nikkei lags while other Asian markets make gains

After some initial softness, Asian stocks are broadly higher as investors continue to digest what Donald Trump means to their holdings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 23rd, 2017

Asia Markets: Commodities fuel Australia stock rally; Nikkei rises despite weak data

Asian shares were mixed early Wednesday, with strength on Wall Street driving up Australian stocks, but the Nikkei was flat on weak domestic data......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 28th, 2016

Asia Markets: Nikkei reaches 1-year high as Asian markets get back on track

Asian shares steadied on Friday, tracking U.S. gains, with financials leading Japan’s stock market to a fresh high for the year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 15th, 2016

Asia Markets: Asian stocks catch a ride on Wall Street’s record wave

Japan’s Nikkei hit a new 2016 high on Thursday, lifted by a fresh wave of optimism after a record close on Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 8th, 2016

Asia shares drop, Treasury yields near high as markets brace for aggressive U.S. rate rises

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian shares joined Wall Street and Europe in surrendering some recent gains on Friday, retreating on the possibility of faster-than-expected U.S. interest rate increases that boosted 10-year U.S. Treasury yields to an 18-month high .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 2nd, 2016

Asia shares drop, Treasury yields near high as markets brace for aggressive U.S. rate rises

By Nichola Saminather SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian shares joined Wall Street and Europe in surrendering some recent gains on Friday, retreating on the possibility of faster-than-expected U.S. interest rate increases that boosted 10-year U.S. Treasury yield.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 2nd, 2016

European stocks falter; euro hits dollar low for year

European stock markets declined on Friday and the euro struck a near 12-month low against the dollar on sky-high expectations of a US interest rate hike in December. Elsewhere in Asia, foreign investors removed cash from emerging markets to seek out bette.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 18th, 2016

European markets down, Asia mixed as US rally fades

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — European stocks fell Thursday while Asian markets ended mixed after trading in a narrow range, after a seven-day Wall Street rally faded. The U.S. dollar retreated slightly after hitting a 13-year high but oil prices reboun.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 17th, 2016

Asia stocks under pressure as dollar stays near 14-year high - Reuters

ReutersAsia stocks under pressure as dollar stays near 14-year highReutersA man cycles in front of electronic boards showing Japan's Nikkei average (R) and the Dow Jones average (L top) outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, November 10, 2016. REUTERS/T.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 15th, 2016

Europe Markets: European stocks gain as German business mood rises to 2.5-year high

European stocks gain ground Tuesday, as analysts say buying is spurred by an upbeat reading on German business sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 25th, 2016

Asia stocks hit one-year high as soft US data quells Fed hike talk

Japan's Nikkei slid 0.7 per cent, however, as the yen gained sharply versus the dollar, putting more pressure on exporters.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 7th, 2016

Global Markets Follow U.S. Stocks Lower

Stocks in Europe and Asia pulled back after major U.S. indexes posted their steepest decline of the year, as investors re-evaluated their ‘Trump trade’ optimism......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMar 22nd, 2017

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks firm ahead of US jobs, dollar hits 7-week high vs yen - Reuters

ForbesGLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks firm ahead of US jobs, dollar hits 7-week high vs yenReutersTOKYO, March 10 Asian stocks edged up and the dollar rose to seven-week highs versus the yen on Fri.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 10th, 2017

Asia Markets: Nikkei leaps amid global bond selloff

Japan financial stocks rose Friday, boosted by a global bond selloff after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted the central bank was unlikely to introduce fresh stimulus measures......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2017

Asia Markets: Asian markets mostly in the red, as China’s inflation hits 2-year low

Stocks in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Taiwan lagged behind others in Asia on Thursday as consumer inflation in China slowed to its lowest point in two years......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2017

Asia Markets: Financials weigh on Nikkei, as other Asian markets eke out gains

A decline in global financial stocks led by Deutsche Bank weighed on Asian stock markets Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 6th, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks close with small loss after hitting highest in a year

Stocks across Europe are seesawing Thursday after a rally the previous day, as inflation rises above the ECB’s target with a reading of 2%......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 2nd, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks cling onto their highest level in a year

Stocks across Europe are seesawing Thursday after a rally the previous day, as inflation rises above the ECB’s target with a reading of 2%......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 2nd, 2017

Asia Markets: Nikkei rallies on Fed news as investors digest Trump’s speech

Hawkish comments from U.S. Federal Reserve officials have increased the likelihood of a March rate increase, sending the dollar, sovereign-debt yields and Japanese stocks higher amid U.S. President Donald Trump’s speech to Congress......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 28th, 2017