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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: Asian stocks extend selloff in face of North Korean crisis

Stocks extended their selloff as investors continued to pare their riskier positions following strong year-to-date gains and the rise in geopolitical tensions this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 11th, 2017

Asia Markets: Asian markets extend selloff in face of North Korean crisis

Global stocks extended their selloff as investors continued to pare their riskier positions following strong year-to-date gains and the rise in geopolitical tensions this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 10th, 2017

Asia Markets: Japan, Aussie stocks continue to rise, spurred on by commodity prices

As oil and metals prices rise, Australian stocks in particular get a boost on Wednesday. NIkkei also rises......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 26th, 2017

Asia stocks hit 9-1/2-year high, markets await BOJ, ECB meetings

SINGAPORE (Re.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2017

Central bank caution beefs up stock gains

LONDON (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei jumped to a near two-year high on Tuesday and European stock markets built on their biggest one-day gain in two months as central bankers gave a tempered message about growth and the chances of rises in interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 20th, 2017

Asia Markets: Hong Kong stocks rise to nearly 2-year high as oil shares advance

Asian stocks finished mostly higher Monday as investors continued to shake off reasons to worry......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 15th, 2017

Asia Markets: Record high for Korean stocks as other Asian markets slip

Asian stocks tilted lower, with Australian stocks continuing to lag behind, as investors were largely unmoved by an as-expected policy announcement from the Federal Reserve......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 4th, 2017

London Markets: FTSE 100 advances as BP rises, manufacturing activity hits 3-year high

U.K. stocks are rising Tuesday, with trading in May kicking off with BP gaining following the oil heavyweight’s earnings report and a report showing British manufacturing activity hit a three-year high......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 2nd, 2017

Asia Markets: Nikkei drops to 4-month low as Asian markets pull back

Stocks in Japan hit lows for the year following a down day on Wall Street, as global investors fretted over the direction of U.S. policy and its effects on asset prices......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 6th, 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