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EUROPE MARKETS Europe’s main stock gauge ended higher on Thursday, logging a fifth day of gains for the index, as banks and mining stocks once again did the heavy lifting. What are markets doing? The Stoxx Europe 600 (XX:SXXP) rose 0.
Investing.com - Wall Street opened higher Thursday as technology stocks rebounded and a rise in bond yields helped financial stocks continue the previous session’s rally.
UK shares lagged their European peers on a trade war relief rally on Thursday, after better-than-expected UK retail data boosted the pound which acts as an accounting drag on their foreign revenues. At 0914 GMT, the FTSE 100 (FTSE) was up 0.08 percent while the pan-European STOXX 600 (.STOXX) rose 0.35 percent. Worries about the future of the UK retail industry and continued political uncertainty remain however.
Investing.com - Wall Street was mixed on Wednesday as investors tried to shrug off trade war concerns.The S&P 500 rose 3 points, or 0.11%, to 2,907.48 as of 9:51 AM ET (13:51 GMT), while the Dow increased 124 points, or 0.48%, to 26,372.55 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite lost 8 points, or 0.11%, to 7,947.56.On Tuesday, China said it would impose new tariffs on U.S. goods worth $60 billion, effective Sept. 24. Officials also filed a complaint against the U.S. with the World Trade Organization, as expected.The announcement was in response to U.S. ...
Europe’s main stock gauge ends Wednesday’s session higher, booking its fourth straight win thanks to gains in the materials and chemicals sectors.
Britain's top share index extended its rally on Wednesday to hit a near two-week high as investors focussed on hopes a U.S.-China trade war was losing intensity. Brexit developments also kept the FTSE 100 in the thrall of currency moves on Wednesday, with inflation figures also driving swings in the index whose constituents derive most of their earnings from abroad. An unexpected jump in UK inflation boosted sterling in the morning, sending the FTSE 100 into the red.
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Thursday with narrow trading after news of a fresh round of tariffs by the U.S. on $200 billion in Chinese goods received a muted reaction on Wall Street.
Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a lower opening bell on Wednesday as investors remain wary of increasing trade war tensions.The S&P 500 futures fell 1 and a half points or 0.04% to 2,910.50 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures gained 17 points, or 0.06%, to 26,318.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures increased half a point, or 0.01%, to 7,525.25.On Tuesday China said it would impose new tariffs on U.S. goods worth $60 billion, effective September 24. Officials also filed a complaint against the U.S. with the World Trade Organization, as expected. ...
Risk appetite, alongside lingering inflation concerns, lifts 10-year U.S. Treasury yields to a four-month high of 3.07%: data shows China's holdings slip to a seven-month low in July. Crude prices hold gains amid speculation that OPEC members may not increase production in order to offset the impact of sanctions on the sale of Iranian crude. U.S. stocks futures suggest more gains for Wall Street today, with contracts tied to the Dow indicating a 58-point rise at the opening bell.
TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday, despite jitters over the escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China.
Ahead of Thursday’s Brexit summit — the latest of many high-level talks to determine the future relationship of the U.K. and the European Union — market participants are hungry for clarity, though they probably won’t get it, analysts say.
Investing.com - Wall Street was higher on Tuesday, as investors shrugged off news that China is retaliating against a fresh round of U.S. tariffs.The S&P 500 rose 9 points, or 0.34%, to 2,898.68 as of 9:36 AM ET (13:36 GMT), while the Dow increased 77 points, or 0.30%, to 26,140.10 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite jumped 43 points, or 0.56%, to 7,939.77.China said it would impose new tariffs on U.S. goods worth $60 billion, effective Sept. 24, Reuters reported. The new tariffs are in response to U.S. ...
The FTSE 100 (.FTSE) ended the day down 0.03 percent, while mid-caps (.FTMC) rose 0.4 percent, tracking higher European markets after Washington decided to slap 10 percent tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods, and Beijing retaliated. Beijing's retaliation was less harsh than feared and caused just a temporary blip in stock markets which recovered fast. The FTSE 100 remains down 5.1 percent so far this year, however, as a recovery in sterling on growing expectations of a Brexit deal has weighed on the exporter-heavy index.
Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a higher opening bell on Tuesday as investors shrugged off news that the White House imposed a fresh round of tariffs on China.The S&P 500 futures rose 5 points or 0.18% to 2,901.25 as of 6:50 AM ET (10:50 GMT) while Dow futures gained 52 points, or 0.20%, to 26,154.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures increased 19 points, or 0.26%, to 7,484.25.U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Monday that the U.S. will put 10% tariffs on $200 billion in Chinese goods, which will go up to 25% at the end of the year. ...
European stocks were looking at a lackluster session for Tuesday, as trade tensions between the U.S. and China made it hard for markets to get a foothold on gains.
European stocks trade flat as U.S.-China trade row escalates. President Donald Trump will impose tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports. China says it has no choice but to retaliate against the latest round of U.S. tariffs.
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mixed on Tuesday after President Donald Trump ordered tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods, ramping up tensions between the world's top two economies.
Europe’s main equity benchmark ends slightly higher Monday as fresh U.S.-China trade worries weigh on investors’ appetite for stocks.
In commodities, gold futures rose 0.42% to $1,206.10 a troy ounce while crude oil futures jumped 0.86% to $69.36 a barrel. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of six major currencies, fell 0.46% to 94.07.
European markets open higher on Thursday, tracing gains on Wall Street as investors appeared unconcerned about about a trade war between the U.S. and China.
Live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Seana Smith and Dion Rabouin to discuss the latest moves.
European stocks opened lower Tuesday morning after the Trump administration decided to impose 10 percent tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports.