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Global shares were on the mend on Friday as Pyongyang's measured response to U.S. President Donald Trump's announcement to call off a key summit with North Korea healed market sentiment. As Ciara Lee reports, some investors appear to be getting accustomed to the U.S. leader's sudden moves.
HONG KONG (AP) — European and Asian shares were mostly higher Monday as investors digested the latest developments regarding North Korea and Italian politics. Crude oil extended losses as traders braced for possible output increases.
It was a bit of a herky-jerky morning for Asian stocks, colored by currency swings, optimism about the Korean Peninsula and a fresh slump in oil prices. Stock indexes in a number of markets were already ...
While geo-political risk will continue to drive the markets, a particularly busy economic calendar, with inflation numbers, private sector PMI numbers and May’s nonfarm payroll and wage growth figures out of the U.S will be in focus.
Energy companies and oil prices took their worst losses in months Friday on reports OPEC countries plan to produce more oil soon. U.S. crude oil sank 4 percent after multiple reports indicated that Russia and OPEC could start producing more oil soon. The drop in the price of oil has meant sharp losses for energy companies, but it gave airlines a boost as investors anticipated lower fuel costs.
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HONG KONG (AP) — World stock markets were mixed Friday as investors eyed the diplomatic rhetoric over North Korea, developments in global trade disputes and prepared for a long weekend in the U.S. and Britain.
Wall Street stocks were poised for modest gains on Friday, with geopolitics still a distraction for investors, but a clutch of economic data and Fed speakers are swinging into focus ahead of the long holiday ...
Investing.com – Asian stocks were mostly lower in afternoon trade on Friday amid fragile market sentiment following news that U.S. President Donald Trump called off the planned June 12 summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore, though investor concerns were eased by expectations the two countries may still continue dialogue.
Investing.com – Asian stocks were mostly lower in morning trade on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump called off the planned June 12 summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore.
With inflation continuing to be a problem for the BoJ, BoE Governor Carney and FED Chair Powell are scheduled to speak through the day, monetary policy divergence becoming every more evident in the markets at present.
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock indexes were mostly lower Friday as investors factored in fresh geopolitical uncertainty following the abrupt cancellation of a meeting between the U.S. and North Korean leaders.
Asian markets were mixed in cautious early trading Friday, after President Donald Trump canceled his upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
U.S. stocks finish in the red on Thursday as a sharp decline in the energy-related shares pressured the broader market.
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BANGKOK (AP) — World stock markets were subdued Thursday as carmakers' shares fell after the Trump administration said it was investigating imposing new tariffs on imports of autos and auto parts.
Toyota, Honda, Kia among big losers as U.S. weighs 25% tariff on auto importsAFP/Hyundai vehicles are parked for shipping at the port of Ulsan, South Korea. Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday, as dovish news from the U.S. Federal Reserve was overshadowed by growing trade concerns, particularly after reports that the Trump administration was weighing new tariffs of up to 25% on auto imports. Automakers led the losses, with Toyota Motor Corp. (7203.T) , Honda Motor Co. (7267.T) and Nissan Motor Co. (7201.T) all down around 3%.
Investing.com – Asian equities were mostly lower in afternoon trade on Thursday amid renewed China-U.S. tension, while automakers underperformed after U.S. President Trump ordered the Commerce Department to consider a probe into automobile imports, which could lead to potential fresh tariffs on foreign vehicles.
Investing.com – Asian equities were mostly lower in morning trade on Thursday amid renewed China-U.S. tension, as U.S. President Donald Trump hinted he has second thought about the trade deal he agreed with Beijing over the weekend.
The FOMC minutes may have eased demand for the Dollar, but with UK retail sales figures, Carney and the ECB’s monetary policy minutes in focus today, it could all swing back in the Dollar’s favor.
U.S. stocks partially rebounded from early declines Thursday sparked by the cancellation of the U.S.-North Korea summit, as investors assessed the broader impact on trade relations and economic growth. The S&P 500 Index and Dow Jones Industrial Average remained lower despite the bounce-back, while the Nasdaq Composite Index and small cap Russell 2000 Index were essentially unchanged. Transportation stocks led gainers and energy companies paced decliners, as oil weighed on the shares.
Asian stocks look set for a mixed start as traders appraise Federal Reserve comments on inflation and interest rates, amid lingering emerging-market risks and concerns about euro-zone growth. The dollar ...
Investors who thought concerns about trade, particularly U.S.-China tensions, were fading into the background got a wake-up call after President Donald Trump expressed unhappiness with the state of negotiations Tuesday afternoon, while also casting doubt on whether a planned summit with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un will happen. Also, Trump is weighing trade measures that would cut European Union steel and aluminum exports to the U.S. by about 10%, a sign the bloc’s efforts to secure tariff exemptions aren’t satisfying the White House.
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