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Asian shares aim for second week of gains amid virus scare

Asian shares inched higher on Friday, on course to post the second straight week of gains, helped by hopes governments will make provisions to soften the impact on their economies from the coronavirus epidemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2020

China stocks tumble on virus outbreak, but regional markets steady

Asian stock markets bounced on Wednesday as China's response to a virus outbreak tempered fears of a global pandemic, although Shanghai shares slipped amid worries about a hit to domestic demand and tourism......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 22nd, 2020

China virus sends shiver through markets as risks mount

Global shares took a beating on Tuesday, wiping out all gains made at the start of the week as mounting concerns about a new strain of coronavirus in China sent a ripple of risk aversion through markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2020

Asian shares down from 18-month top; oil steady after U.S. strikes

A broad gauge of Asian share markets fell on Monday as investors consolidated gains after scaling 18-month highs last week, while oil was steady after the U.S. carried out air strikes on an Iranian-backed Shi'ite Muslim militia group in Iraq and Syria......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 29th, 2019

Asian shares hit 18-month top in festive cheer; oil, gold hold gains

Asian shares jumped to an 18-month high on Friday while gold and oil prices stayed buoyant in a holiday-shortened week, as investor optimism was boosted by hopes a U.S.-China trade deal would soon be signed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 26th, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian markets little changed as Brexit fears temper Wall Street’s optimism

Asian shares were mixed Wednesday after record highs on Wall Street amid investor optimism about an interim U.S.-China trade deal announced last week were tempered by fresh worries of a hard Brexit......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 17th, 2019

Asian shares up as investors cheer "phase one" Sino-U.S. trade deal

A broad gauge of Asian share markets hit nearly eight-month highs on Monday after the United States and China agreed a preliminary trade deal, and amid policy-easing hopes in Australia, but profit-taking and caution over the deal's details capped gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 16th, 2019

Asia shares bounce, hope for best on U.S.-China trade

Asian shares made guarded gains on Monday as investors braced for another week of likely conflicting commentary on the Sino-U.S. trade dispute, while the outperformance of recent U.S. economic data gave the dollar a leg up on its peers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 24th, 2019

Asian shares up from three-week lows, but trade worries linger

A broad gauge of Asian equities made a slight recovery on Friday from three-week lows hit the previous day, with gains limited by investors' uncertainty over chances of China and the United States striking a preliminary deal soon to end their trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 22nd, 2019

Asian shares recover from 3-week lows but trade deal worries limit gains

Asian equities posted a mild bounce on Friday from three-week lows hit the previous day, with persistent worries over the status of trade negotiations between China and the United States limiting the gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 21st, 2019

Asian shares up from three-week lows, but trade uncertainty nags

Asian equities rose on Friday, bouncing from a three-week low touched a day earlier, but gains were capped by persistent worries over the status of trade negotiations between China and the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 21st, 2019

Europe Markets: Merger talk boosts shares of Subsea and Saipem as European stocks cling to gains

European stocks were inching up in the last session of the week, with oil-services companies higher amid merger talk and hopes of progress on U.S.-China trade talks underpinning gains......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2019

Stocks slide amid trade concerns

Shares in New York ended last week with healthy gains......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 11th, 2019

Asian shares extend gains on trade deal hopes, U.S. job boost

Asian shares rose to 14-week highs on Monday as growing optimism over U.S.-China trade talks and upbeat U.S. job data boosted global investors' appetite for riskier assets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 3rd, 2019

Asia shares touch three-month top, cautious on Fed

Asian shares crept to a three-month peak on Tuesday after Wall Street hit all-time highs amid hopes of progress in Sino-U.S. trade talks and for another dose of policy stimulus from the Federal Reserve this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2019

Asia shares edge higher, eyes turn to Fed

Asian shares rose to a three-month peak on Tuesday after Wall Street hit all-time highs amid hopes of progress in Sino-U.S. trade talks and for another dose of policy stimulus from the Federal Reserve this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2019

Asian shares stall, sterling falters amid Brexit, growth anxiety

Asian shares trod water on Friday as investors awaited key central bank policy meetings next week amid signs of slowing global growth, while sterling extended its slide on a fresh bout of Brexit anxiety......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 25th, 2019

Asia looks on bright side of Brexit, trade talks

Asian shares made guarded gains on Tuesday amid optimism about prospects for a Sino-U.S. trade deal, while investors were sanguine yet another vote on Brexit would still avert a hard exit for Britain......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 22nd, 2019

China joins Asian shares in cautious advance ahead of trade talks

Asian shares inched up on Tuesday, with Chinese shares making modest gains after a week-long holiday, though investors remained cautious over U.S.-China trade talks after President Donald Trump said a quick trade deal was unlikely......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 7th, 2019

Asia shares take heart in stimulus speculation

Asian shares found some footing on Friday after a turbulent week as China hinted at more support for its economy, amid growing expectations of aggressive stimulus from all the major central banks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 16th, 2019

Asia stocks take heart in stimulus speculation

Asian shares found some footing on Friday after a turbulent week as China hinted at more support for its economy, amid growing expectations of aggressive stimulus from all the major central banks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 16th, 2019