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Asia Markets: Asian stocks rise, but Nikkei softer as Japan’s COVID-19 cases climb

Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Thursday though Tokyo’s benchmark declined as reports of rising coronavirus cases raised alarm over another setback in the recovery from the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 8th, 2021

Asia Markets: Nikkei falls as coronavirus fears rise; most Asian markets remain closed for holiday

Stocks fell in Japan on Monday, as most Asian markets remained closed for the Lunar New Year holiday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 27th, 2020

Metals Stocks: Gold prices gain, aim for roughly 2-month high as COVID’s rise rattles market

Gold futures trades slightly higher Wednesday, partly supported by unease in markets over a rise in cases of COVID-19 from more transmissible variants, especially in Asia and Latin America, that could hurt the world economic rebound from the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch22 hr. 41 min. ago

Asia Markets: Asian stocks retreat, led by Nikkei after weak Japan manufacturing data

Asian markets were mixed in early trading Friday, as investors refocused on geopolitical tensions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 21st, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian shares mostly rise after Trump visit to Japan

Asian stocks mostly rose in muted trading Tuesday in the absence of major market-driving news on trade negotiations during the visit of President Donald Trump to Japan......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 28th, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian markets gain, with Toyota and Sony boosting Nikkei

It was nice start for Asian stocks on Monday, led by Japan, following end-of-week gains in the U.S. after another solid jobs report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 3rd, 2018

Asia Markets: Most Asian stocks rise with Nikkei on track for five-day winning streak

Most Asian stocks rose moderately Thursday, taking their cue from the U.S. markets where stocks got a boost from a Federal Reserve report that painted a rosy picture of the U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 19th, 2018

Asia Markets: Japan leads Asian stock markets higher in bid to end September on bright note

September may have not had a smooth start for Asian stocks but it is looking like it will end well. Broad gains are being seen across the region Friday, with Japan’s Nikkei leading the way with a 1.6% gain......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 27th, 2018

Asia Markets: Nikkei, Hang Seng about flat after making up early losses

Asian stock markets improved as morning trading progressed Wednesday, as indexes in Japan and Hong Kong stocks recovered from early weakness......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 2nd, 2018

Asia Markets: Nikkei scares up gains as Asian stocks mostly advance

Asian stock markets mostly rose in early trading Monday, with Japan leading gains in the region, as investors shrugged off worries about U.S.-China trade relations and continued tech-stock weakness on Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 28th, 2018

Asia Markets: Stocks rise in Japan, Australia as most Asian markets remain closed for holiday

Shares advanced in Asia on Wednesday following a rally on Wall Street led by technology companies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 6th, 2019

Asia Markets: Stocks rise in Japan and China; most other major markets closed for holiday

Markets in Japan and mainland China gained Friday, following another record day on Wall Street, as most other major global markets were closed for the Good Friday holiday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 2nd, 2021

Asia Markets: Asian markets track Wall Street higher

Hopes that economies will regain ground lost since last year's first outbreaks of coronavirus thanks to COVID-19 vaccinations and huge amounts of government have helped support stocks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 26th, 2021

Europe Markets: European stocks and U.S. futures rise despite the tightening of COVID-19 restrictions

European stocks edged higher early on Tuesday, as investors remained hopeful of a Brexit trade deal but fearful of rising COVID-19 cases and tighter restrictions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 15th, 2020

Asia Markets: Stocks fall in Japan, Australia; most Asian markets closed for holiday

Stocks in Japan and Australia fell in early trading Friday following losses on Wall Street, as most Asian markets were closed for holidays......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 1st, 2020

Asia stocks set to rise after Wall Street gains on oil rebound

Asian equity markets were poised to edge higher on Thursday after rebounding crude prices and the promise of more U.S. government aid to ease the economic pain inflicted by the coronavirus crisis helped calm global equity markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 22nd, 2020

Asia Markets: Asian markets continue to slump, as Nikkei enters correction territory

Asian stocks fell sharply lower in early trading Friday, as Japan’s Nikkei sank to into correction territory as coronavirus fears continued to rattle global markets......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 28th, 2020

Asian stocks slip as virus" global impact puts markets on edge

Asian stocks eased and currency markets were skittish on Thursday, as virus cases rose in South Korea and Japan even as China added more stimulus via a rate cut to support its economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 20th, 2020

Asia stocks rise on lull in virus worry, euro still weak

Asian shares and U.S. stock futures rose on Wednesday, as investors tried to shake off worries about the coronavirus epidemic after a slight decline in the number of new cases......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 19th, 2020

Asia Markets: Asian markets pressured as number of new COVID-19 cases spikes in China

Asian markets were mixed in early trading Thursday as the number of new coronavirus outbreak victims soared in China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2020

Asia Markets: Asian markets mixed as number of new COVID-19 cases spikes in China

Asian markets were mixed in early trading Thursday as the number of new coronavirus outbreak victims soared in China......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2020