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Dollar preserves overnight gains, 10-year bond yield remain near 3 percent

Dollar preserves overnight gains, 10-year bond yield remain near 3 percent

The dollar rose to a three-month top versus a basket of major currencies on Tuesday as the U.S. 10-year Treasury yield flirted with key 3 percent level. 


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U.S. stocks open slightly higher as U.S. bond yield breaches 3 percent
U.S. stocks open slightly higher as U.S. bond yield breaches 3 percent

U.S. stocks advanced in early trading on Tuesday on solid financial results from Caterpillar, Verizon, but the gains were capped by rise in bond...

Asian shares rebound following U.S. bond prices
Asian shares rebound following U.S. bond prices

Asian shares recovered from almost two-week trough on Tuesday as traders paused for breath after the heavy selloff in recent sessions and assessed...

April 23, 2018
U.S. stocks flat, rising bond yields in focus
U.S. stocks flat, rising bond yields in focus

Wall Street opened virtually flat on Monday, with jump in industrial and healthcare stocks compensating the influence from sliding crude prices,...

Dollar holds last week’s advance as U.S. bond yields rise
Dollar holds last week’s advance as U.S. bond yields rise

The dollar headed to a two-week peak versus a basket of its major peers on Monday, underpinned by rising U.S. bond yields, while easing worries...

Asian shares slide as U.S. Treasury yields touch above 2.97 percent
Asian shares slide as U.S. Treasury yields touch above 2.97 percent

Asian shares slid on Monday as investors awaited financial results from the world’s largest companies, while yields on 10-year Treasurys...

April 20, 2018
U.S. stocks sink after latest batch of corporate earnings
U.S. stocks sink after latest batch of corporate earnings

U.S. major stock indexes dropped in morning deals on Friday on slump in technology stocks and as energy firms were dragged down by lower crude...

Asian shares slip, tech stocks lead decline
Asian shares slip, tech stocks lead decline

Asian stocks dipped on Friday as a downbeat outlook on smartphone demand from Taiwan Semiconductor weighed on the tech sector. 

April 19, 2018
Wall Street heads lower, Apple and P&G lead decline
Wall Street heads lower, Apple and P&G lead decline

U.S. stocks slipped in early trading on Thursday, dragged down by a drop in tech stocks from Apple to chipmakers as well as a tumble in...

Dollar steady as U.S. yields fluctuate near one-month peak
Dollar steady as U.S. yields fluctuate near one-month peak

The dollar was firm versus a basket of major currencies on Thursday, underpinned by higher long-term U.S. Treasury yields, though persisting...

Asian stocks edge higher as oil extends its rise
Asian stocks edge higher as oil extends its rise

Asian shares were broadly higher on Thursday as crude prices touched top since late 2014 and triggered a rally across commodities. 

April 18, 2018
Dollar gains as investors' risk appetite improves
Dollar gains as investors' risk appetite improves

The U.S. dollar rebounded on Wednesday from a three-week trough after trade tensions eased and solid U.S. economic figures underpinned the U.S....

Asian stocks inch up following Wall Street rebound
Asian stocks inch up following Wall Street rebound

Asian stocks edged higher on Wednesday after Wall Street surged overnight on strong financial results, though worries over trade dispute between...

April 17, 2018
Dollar stable as Syria strikes give way to extending trade concerns
Dollar stable as Syria strikes give way to extending trade concerns

The dollar was stable on Tuesday as the investors' attention turned back to global trade problems while concerns over wider conflict in the...

Asian shares wobble after mixed China data
Asian shares wobble after mixed China data

Asian shares fluctuated on Tuesday after a mixed set of economic figures out of China, while losses were capped as traders shifted their attention...

April 13, 2018
Wall St. gains on solid large banks earnings
Wall St. gains on solid large banks earnings

U.S. stocks edged up in early trading on Friday after JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo and Citigroup reported solid quarterly financial...

Dollar steadies near one-and-a-half month peak vs yen
Dollar steadies near one-and-a-half month peak vs yen

The dollar rose to an almost 1-1/2-month peak versus the yen on Friday, as a broadly improvement in investor risk appetite supported shares and...

Asian stocks give up early gains on uncertainties over trade
Asian stocks give up early gains on uncertainties over trade

Asia shares fluctuated on Friday as trade tensions eased and focus turned to U.S. earnings season. 

April 12, 2018
U.S. stocks climb on corporate earnings optimism
U.S. stocks climb on corporate earnings optimism

The major U.S. stocks indexes rose more than 0.5 percent in morning deals on Thursday as anticipations that lower U.S. taxes would boost corporate...

Dollar on track to snap 4-day losing run
Dollar on track to snap 4-day losing run

The dollar bounced back after four sessions of losses as the risks of a military attack in Syria eased. 

Asian shares fall amid geopolitical tensions
Asian shares fall amid geopolitical tensions

Asian shares dropped on Thursday as U.S.-Russia tensions on Syria and hawkish coments from the Federal Reserve caused worries among traders. 

April 6, 2018
U.S. stocks dip amid U.S.-China trade dispute
U.S. stocks dip amid U.S.-China trade dispute

Wall Street opened lower on Friday amid reviving worries over a trade clash between Washington and Beijing and a lower-than-expected March...

Dollar on track for second week of rise as price worries weigh
Dollar on track for second week of rise as price worries weigh

The dollar inched up on Friday, set for a second straight week of increase, as traders cut some bets versus the currency ahead of crucial U.S....

World stocks slip as optimism fades
World stocks slip as optimism fades

World stock sank on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump stated about possibility of $100 billion of additional tariffs on China imports. 

April 5, 2018
U.S. stocks climb at open as trade fears ease
U.S. stocks climb at open as trade fears ease

Tech and industrial stocks led Wall Street for third straight daily advance on Thursday as U.S. and China are expected to back down on...

Dollar surges as trade war worries ease
Dollar surges as trade war worries ease

The dollar jumped to a two-week peak versus a basket of major currencies on Thursday, supported by a recovery on Wall Street and signs the U.S....

April 4, 2018
Dow Jones loses 2 percent on rising prospect of trade war
Dow Jones loses 2 percent on rising prospect of trade war

The Dow Jones Industrial Average slumped about 2 percent in early trading on Wednesday as a growing trade tensions between Beijing and Washington...

Dollar sinks against yen amid escalation of trade tensions
Dollar sinks against yen amid escalation of trade tensions

The dollar weakened versus the yen on Wednesday, with the prospect worsened by concerns that rising U.S.-China trade tensions could affect the...

Asian stocks head lower as trade tensions rise
Asian stocks head lower as trade tensions rise

Asian stocks wobbled on Wednesday as deepened Washington-Beijing trade tensions offset a rebound on Wall Street and left investors cautious. 

April 3, 2018
Yen underpinned by concerns over U.S.-China trade tensions
Yen underpinned by concerns over U.S.-China trade tensions

The yen was steady on Tuesday as growing U.S.-China trade tensions activated worries over the forecast for global growth, undermining...

Asian shares fall as selloff of tech shares deepen in U.S.
Asian shares fall as selloff of tech shares deepen in U.S.

Asian stocks slumped on Tuesday amid rising trade worries, hough regional index losses were moderate compared with those of their Wall Street...

April 2, 2018
U.S. stocks fall as trade war fears intensify
U.S. stocks fall as trade war fears intensify

Wall Street dropped in early trade on Monday after China raised import tariffs on U.S. products reviving world trade war concerns. 

Dollar stable against yen, investors cautious due to global trade tensions
Dollar stable against yen, investors cautious due to global trade tensions

The dollar firmed versus the yen on Monday, making a pause after last week’s surge amid rising worries over U.S.-China trade tensions. 

Asia shares rise at beginning of new quarter
Asia shares rise at beginning of new quarter

Asian shares started the new quarter on Monday with moderate gains, while many markets across the world remained closed for for a public...

March 30, 2018
Dollar eases after rally in subdued trading
Dollar eases after rally in subdued trading

The dollar slipped versus its major counterparts on Friday as its rally seen earlier this week lost momentum before the new quarter, which could...

Asian shares climb ending quarter on positive note
Asian shares climb ending quarter on positive note

Asian stocks advanced on Friday, boosted on overnight gains on Wall Street, while many markets in the Asia-Pacific region were closed for Good...

March 29, 2018
Wall Street gains on tech stocks rebound
Wall Street gains on tech stocks rebound

Wall Street advanced on Thursday as technology shares bounced back after a broad selloff which has hit investor sentiment recently. 

Dollar heads lower after two sessions of surge
Dollar heads lower after two sessions of surge

The dollar slumped on Thursday as its recent rally lost steam after climbing to a one-week peak. 

Asian stocks mixed amid slide in U.S. tech shares
Asian stocks mixed amid slide in U.S. tech shares

Asian shares dipped on Thursday after Wall Street fell on a recent sell-off in tech sector. 

March 28, 2018
Nasdaq edges lower as Amazon on course for worst month since 2016
Nasdaq edges lower as Amazon on course for worst month since 2016

The Nasdaq Composite slipped in morning deals on Wednesday, dragged down by tech giants, while the S&P 500 and the Dow inched higher led by...

Dollar wobbles on trade war worries
Dollar wobbles on trade war worries

The dollar fluctuated on Wednesday on rising global trade tensions, with U.S. President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel talked...

Asian shares slip dragged by tech sector’s decline in U.S.
Asian shares slip dragged by tech sector’s decline in U.S.

Asian stocks dropped on Wednesday following a sell-off in technology shares in the U.S. due to worries over tighter regulation of the tech...

March 27, 2018
Wall Street inches higher as Washington and Beijing negotiate on trade relations
Wall Street inches higher as Washington and Beijing negotiate on trade relations

U.S. stocks gained in early trading on Tuesday, continuing their rise from the previous day as concerns of a possible trade war between the United...

Yen dips as risk appetite revives
Yen dips as risk appetite revives

The safe haven yen slumped on Tuesday as optimism that the U.S. and China could begin talks on trade helped ease fears about a global trade war,...

Asian shares extend rebound as global trade fears subside
Asian shares extend rebound as global trade fears subside

Asian stocks edge higher on Tuesday on hopes that a damaging global trade war could be averted. 

March 23, 2018
U.S. stocks mixed as traders assess trade-war worries
U.S. stocks mixed as traders assess trade-war worries

The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones were underpinned by rise in Nike on Friday, but the tech-heavy Nasdaq was dragged down by decline in chip stocks...

Yen climbs on trade war concerns
Yen climbs on trade war concerns

The yen touched a 16-month peak versus the dollar on Friday as financial markets were hit by concerns over growing U.S.-China trade...

Asian shares tumble as Trump slaps tariffs on China
Asian shares tumble as Trump slaps tariffs on China

Asian stocks dipped on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump imposed tough tariffs on China's goods and Beijing promised to react. 

March 22, 2018
U.S. stocks slide 1 percent following tech fall
U.S. stocks slide 1 percent following tech fall

Wall Street slumped near 1 percent on Thursday on the rising concerns over a world trade war as the Trump administration intends to impose import...

Dollar maintains losses after Fed's decision
Dollar maintains losses after Fed's decision

The U.S. dollar sank on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve did not hinted at a more quickly pace of rate increases in 2018 while concerns...

Asian shares edge up as U.S. Federal Reserve raises interest rates
Asian shares edge up as U.S. Federal Reserve raises interest rates

Asian shares firmed on Thursday, after the U.S. Federal Reserve increased interest rates but didn’t signal that it was moving toward four...

March 21, 2018
U.S. stocks flat amid rising crude oil prices
U.S. stocks flat amid rising crude oil prices

U.S. stocks were virtually flat on Wednesday, as investors focused on Federal Reserve meeting, while gains in energy stocks offset...

Dollar retreats from three-week peak, all eyes on Fed
Dollar retreats from three-week peak, all eyes on Fed

The dollar retreated from three-week top on Wednesday as investors closed positions before the Federal Reserve’s first anticipated rate...

March 20, 2018
Asian shares drop following sell-off in technology stocks
Asian shares drop following sell-off in technology stocks

Asian stocks slumped on Tuesday after investors locked in profits on concerns about privacy protection after the news that Facebook allowed...

March 19, 2018
Nasdaq falls 1 percent as Facebook posts largest daily drop in four years
Nasdaq falls 1 percent as Facebook posts largest daily drop in four years

Wall Street slipped in early trade on Monday, with the Nasdaq sliding more than 1 percent, as Facebook’s shares slumped near 5 percent on...

Dollar stronger as market awaits Fed meeting
Dollar stronger as market awaits Fed meeting

The dollar edged up against a basket of major counterparts on Monday as investors turned their attention to new Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome...

Asian shares wobble, Japanese shares decline on political worries
Asian shares wobble, Japanese shares decline on political worries

Asia-Pacific stocks traded mixed on Monday as traders remained cautious in a week in which markets expect the Federal Reserve is to increase U.S....

March 16, 2018
Dollar slides against yen following new replacements in White House
Dollar slides against yen following new replacements in White House

The dollar dropped against the yen on Friday amid reports that U.S. President Donald Trump wants to remove his national security adviser. 

Asian stocks dip amid turmoil in Trump administration
Asian stocks dip amid turmoil in Trump administration

Asian shares fell on Friday following new reshuffles in the White House, while investors’ sentiment had been already hit by worries that...

March 15, 2018
U.S. stocks inch higher on solid economic data
U.S. stocks inch higher on solid economic data

U.S. stock-market indexes inched up in early trading Thursday as industrial stocks rose after three sessions of decline due to concerns over trade...

Dollar slips against yen amid U.S. protectionist moves
Dollar slips against yen amid U.S. protectionist moves

The dollar hit a one-week trough versus the yen on Thursday, as extended concerns over global trade war weighed on traders’ sentiment. 


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