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Asian Stocks Strengthen but Futures Show Bounce could be Short Lived

Asian Stocks Strengthen but Futures Show Bounce could be Short Lived

Asian stocks rose on Wednesday as investors grew hopeful future global interest rate rises might become less aggressive amid early signs previous policy tightening was working to temper price pressures in some major world economies.


October 4, 2022
Wall Street Futures Climb 1% as Treasury Yields Retreat
Wall Street Futures Climb 1% as Treasury Yields Retreat

Wall Street futures rose more than 1% on Tuesday as a pullback in U.S. Treasury yields boosted the demand for stocks, with investors waiting for...

October 3, 2022
Wall Street Set to Start Fourth Quarter on a Higher Note
Wall Street Set to Start Fourth Quarter on a Higher Note

 U.S. stock indexes were set to open higher on Monday after sharp losses last week although losses in Tesla Inc capped the gains for Nasdaq...

Nasdaq Futures Hobbled by Tesla Weakness
Nasdaq Futures Hobbled by Tesla Weakness

The Nasdaq futures were pulled lower on Monday by a fall in Tesla shares after the electric vehicle-maker failed to meet quarterly delivery...

September 28, 2022
Stocks Hit 2020 Lows as Fears of Recession Build
Stocks Hit 2020 Lows as Fears of Recession Build

Global shares sank to two-year lows on Wednesday as surging borrowing costs and a worsening energy crisis intensified fears that the world could...

September 27, 2022
World Stocks Edge above Nov 2020 Lows, Sterling Recovers some Ground
World Stocks Edge above Nov 2020 Lows, Sterling Recovers some Ground

World stocks picked up from 21-month lows on Tuesday and sterling rallied after hitting record lows versus the dollar a day earlier on UK plans for...

September 26, 2022
Dollar Stands Alone as Rate Hikes Rattle Stocks
Dollar Stands Alone as Rate Hikes Rattle Stocks

Asian stocks were set to start the final week of the quarter on the slide on Monday, while the dollar stood ascendant, as the prospect of high...

September 23, 2022
Stocks Slump to 2-Year Low as Rates Reality Bites
Stocks Slump to 2-Year Low as Rates Reality Bites

Stocks hit a two-year low on Friday and bonds eyed big weekly losses as the prospect of U.S. interest rates rising further and faster than expected...

September 22, 2022
Futures Steady after Fed-Driven Selloff
Futures Steady after Fed-Driven Selloff

U.S. stock index futures steadied on Thursday after a sharp selloff on Wall Street in the previous session on worries about an economic downturn...

September 21, 2022
Wall Street Falls as Fed, Ford Forecasts, Give Fright
Wall Street Falls as Fed, Ford Forecasts, Give Fright

Wall Street ended Tuesday lower as the eve of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting expected to bring another large interest rate hike brought further...

September 20, 2022
Wall Street Set for Lower Open as Focus Turns to Fed
Wall Street Set for Lower Open as Focus Turns to Fed

Wall Street's main indexes were set to open lower on Tuesday as investors positioned themselves for new economic projections and another large...

Asia Shares Gain Ground, Hefty Fed Rate Hike seen Priced in
Asia Shares Gain Ground, Hefty Fed Rate Hike seen Priced in

Asian shares climbed on Tuesday following a rebound in the final hour of New York trading on the view that an expected hefty Federal Reserve...

September 19, 2022
Wall Street Set to Fall on Aggressive Rate Hike Worries
Wall Street Set to Fall on Aggressive Rate Hike Worries

Wall Street's main indexes were set for a lower open on Monday, extending declines for a third straight day as investors worried that another...

September 16, 2022
Wall Street's 'Fear Gauge' Creeps Higher as Stock Sell-Off Deepens
Wall Street's 'Fear Gauge' Creeps Higher as Stock Sell-Off Deepens

Investors' anxiety about stock market turbulence is fast approaching levels associated with heightened fear as the S&P 500 looks set to...

Asian Markets Slide as Recession Risks Remain High
Asian Markets Slide as Recession Risks Remain High

Asian markets sold off sharply on Friday and Europe looked set to follow as investors braced for a hefty U.S. rate hike next week amid growing...

S&P 500 Futures Drop after FedEx Stokes Fears about Economy
S&P 500 Futures Drop after FedEx Stokes Fears about Economy

S&P 500 futures fell on Thursday, suggesting traders expect Wall Street to open down in its next session, after FedEx withdrew its financial...

September 15, 2022
Wall St Staggers to Higher Close as Fed Rate Hike Looms
Wall St Staggers to Higher Close as Fed Rate Hike Looms

Market sees 22% likelihood of a 100 bps rate hike from Fed -CME Railroad stocks drop amid negotiations to avoid strike Indexes up: Dow 0.10%,...

September 13, 2022
Wall St Posts 4th Straight Day of Gains ahead of CPI Report
Wall St Posts 4th Straight Day of Gains ahead of CPI Report

Wall Street extended its winning streak on Monday, rallying to a sharply higher close as investors awaited crucial inflation data that could...

September 12, 2022
Wall St Hits more than Two-Week High on Energy, Tech Gains
Wall St Hits more than Two-Week High on Energy, Tech Gains

Energy and technology shares helped drive U.S. stocks to their highest in more than two weeks on Monday ahead of a crucial inflation reading this...

September 8, 2022
Wall St Posts Biggest Daily Gain in Month, Bond Yields Fall
Wall St Posts Biggest Daily Gain in Month, Bond Yields Fall

U.S. stock indexes climbed the most in roughly a month as bond yields eased, with investors shrugging off hawkish remarks made by Federal Reserve...

September 7, 2022
Stocks Slide as Data Rattles Markets, Yen Squashed
Stocks Slide as Data Rattles Markets, Yen Squashed

Asian stocks fell to a two-year low on Wednesday on the back of disappointing Chinese trade numbers, while the dollar surged as U.S. data...

September 2, 2022
Asian Shares Muted ahead of U.S. Payrolls Report
Asian Shares Muted ahead of U.S. Payrolls Report

Asian shares struggled for direction on Friday and the dollar stood tall ahead of a key U.S. jobs report as investors braced for more aggressive...

S&P 500 Snaps 4-Session Losing Streak with Payrolls on Deck
S&P 500 Snaps 4-Session Losing Streak with Payrolls on Deck

A late rally helped the S&P 500 snap a four-session losing skid on Thursday with investor focus turning to a key report on the labor market on...

August 31, 2022
Wall Street Struggles for Direction on Rate Hike Jitters
Wall Street Struggles for Direction on Rate Hike Jitters

U.S. stock indexes struggled for direction on Wednesday and were set for sharp monthly declines as investors worried how much the Federal Reserve...

August 30, 2022
Wall Street Retreats as Rate Hike Concerns Persist
Wall Street Retreats as Rate Hike Concerns Persist

U.S. stocks closed lower on Monday, adding to last week's sharp losses on nagging concerns about the Federal Reserve's determination to...

August 29, 2022
Wall Street Ends in a Hole after Powell's Wyoming Speech
Wall Street Ends in a Hole after Powell's Wyoming Speech

 Wall Street ended Friday with all three benchmarks more than 3% lower, as Federal Reserve Chief Jerome Powell's signal that the central...

August 26, 2022
Asian Shares Rise as Hopes for Audit Deal Boost China Tech
Asian Shares Rise as Hopes for Audit Deal Boost China Tech

Asian shares rose on Friday, buoyed by news of possible progress for China and the United States to hammer out an audit deal, while traders...

August 25, 2022
Asian Markets Gain, Investors Anxious for U.S. Rate Hike Clues
Asian Markets Gain, Investors Anxious for U.S. Rate Hike Clues

Asian share markets were broadly positive while the dollar was slightly weaker on Thursday, with investors nervously awaiting the U.S. Federal...

August 24, 2022
Wall Street Ends Down as Investors Eye Slowing Economy
Wall Street Ends Down as Investors Eye Slowing Economy

Wall Street ended down on Tuesday as investors focused on data showing a slowing economy ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve gathering later this week...

August 23, 2022
Wall Street Ends Sharply Lower on Fears of Aggressive Fed
Wall Street Ends Sharply Lower on Fears of Aggressive Fed

Wall Street ended sharply lower on Monday as investors fretted about a U.S. Federal Reserve gathering later this week in Jackson Hole, Wyoming,...

August 19, 2022
Shares Choppy, U.S. Yields Fall as Investors Digest Fed Minutes
Shares Choppy, U.S. Yields Fall as Investors Digest Fed Minutes

Global equity markets were choppy and U.S. Treasury yields fell on Thursday, as uncertainty over the pace of interest rate hikes prevailed among...

Wall St Ends Higher, Cisco Systems Jumps after Forecast
Wall St Ends Higher, Cisco Systems Jumps after Forecast

U.S. stocks ended higher Thursday as an upbeat sales forecast from Cisco Systems helped to lift the technology sector, while data showed the...

August 17, 2022
Nikkei Ends above 29,000 for First Time in Seven Months on Wall Street Rally
Nikkei Ends above 29,000 for First Time in Seven Months on Wall Street Rally

Japan's Nikkei ended above the key psychological level of 29,000 on Wednesday for the first time in more than seven months, after an overnight...

Dow, S&P 500 Climb as Upbeat Results from Walmart, others Boost Optimism
Dow, S&P 500 Climb as Upbeat Results from Walmart, others Boost Optimism

The Dow and S&P 500 rose on Tuesday as stronger-than-expected results and outlooks from Walmart and Home Depot bolstered views on the health of...

August 5, 2022
Wall Street Ends Mixed as Investors Eye Jobs Data
Wall Street Ends Mixed as Investors Eye Jobs Data

Wall Street's main indexes ended mixed in a dull session on Thursday as gains in high-growth stocks offset losses in energy shares, with...

August 2, 2022
Stocks and Bond Yields Fall on Taiwan Tensions
Stocks and Bond Yields Fall on Taiwan Tensions

Global stocks slipped and bond yields fell on Tuesday, compounding fears of a global recession, on concern that a visit by U.S. House of...

August 1, 2022
Futures Edge Lower ahead of July Factory Activity Data
Futures Edge Lower ahead of July Factory Activity Data

U.S. stock index futures edged lower on Monday following a strong rally last week on earnings optimism, with investors awaiting a factory activity...

World Stocks Hit 7-Week Highs, Dollar Squeezed vs Yen
World Stocks Hit 7-Week Highs, Dollar Squeezed vs Yen

World stocks hit seven-week highs on Monday, buoyed by recent strong corporate earnings and declining expectations for hefty interest rate rises,...

Share Markets Turn Mixed, Dollar Slips on Yen
Share Markets Turn Mixed, Dollar Slips on Yen

Share markets were in a muddled mood on Monday as disappointing Chinese economic data fed doubts Wall Street's rally could be sustained, while...

Dow Jones Industrial Average as a mirror of the world's largest economy

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