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Asian shares pushed higher on Friday, clawing back earlier losses in volatile trade as China's stocks recovered sharply and the yuan bounced from a one-year low with market participants suspecting state support for the currency. The yuan took a beating earlier in the day after the central bank set a weaker fixing for the currency for the seventh straight session, adding to the anxiety in Asian markets, which remain sensitive to any sharp moves in the yuan.
In an exclusive interview with CNBC, Trump said he was “not happy” about rising interest rates. Fiat Chrysler has started the process to spin-off parts-maker Magneti Marelli. Shares in Europe hovered around the flatline in mid-morning deals on Friday following remarks from President Donald Trump about the Federal Reserve and amid further earnings.
The Chinese yuan skidded to one-year lows on Friday, unnerving investors in Asian stock markets and stoking concerns Beijing's currency management could become the next flash point in a fierce trade dispute with the United States. Spreadbetters expected European stocks to open lower as volatility gripped Asia, with Britain's FTSE falling 0.1 percent and Germany's DAX and France's CAC both shedding 0.25 percent.
Asian markets wobbled Friday on signs that China and the U.S. were preparing to impose more tariffs on each other's products. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 lost 0.5 percent to 22,652.42 and South Korea's ...
The Dow fell 0.53%, or 134 points to 25,065, while the S&P 500 fell 0.39%, or 11 points to 2,804, and the Nasdaq declined 0.37%, or 29 points to 7,825. The dollar was falling and gold was rising after President Trump complained of unfair currency manipulation by China and the EU in a wide-ranging interview with CNBC. During the interview, which is set to air in full Friday, Trump said, "You look at the euro.
European stock markets finish lower Thursday, pulling back from a one-month high as mining stocks track a selloff in the metal prices, and the latest round of earnings reports rolled out.
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Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a lower opening bell as earnings season and trade tensions continued to rattle investors.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a weaker note but regained strength as the week progressed. After closing higher on Wednesday, the FTSE 100 Index started July 19 on a stronger note. The index was trading with strength at four-week high price levels in the morning session.
By Helen Reid LONDON (Reuters) - A rally in European stocks fizzled out on Thursday as poor results drove down advertising agency Publicis and a slide in metals prices dragged on the market. As the earnings ...
European stocks were caught in a tug-of-war on Thursday as results drove sharp price swings in advertising, tech and industrials stocks. As the earnings season got into full swing, the pan-European STOXX ...
Asian shares on Thursday struggled to hold earlier gains made after upbeat Wall Street earnings, as trade war jitters rattled China's stock and currency markets, with the yuan hitting fresh one-year lows. The dollar was off a three-week high as investors cashed in on gains the currency made after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's two-day testimony reinforced a strong economic outlook but was underpinned by the relative U.S. economic strength.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were drifting Thursday in mixed trading as investors awaited further moves in global trade disputes.
The pan-European equity index finish at the highest level in more than a month Wednesday, extending gains in the region to a second session amid a weakening euro and a round of well-received corporate results that fostered buying appetite.
Investing.com - U.S. stock futures were flat Wednesday as investors digested earnings news and waited for the second day of testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell.The S&P 500 futures was flat at 2.811.25 as of 6:56 AM ET ( 10:56 GMT) while Dow futures increased six points or 0.02% to 25,112.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures lost six points or 0.08% to 7,415.75.Powell is expected to deliver his semiannual testimony to the House Financial Services Committee at 10:00 AM ET (14:00 GMT). ...
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index declined on Monday and started this week on a weaker note. However, the FTSE 100 Index regained strength and closed higher on Tuesday amid the improved sentiment. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on July 18 and was strong at one-week high price levels in the morning session.
AkzoNobel, Danske Bank, Ericsson, Novartis and Easyjet are among the companies reporting. Upcoming data includes the U.K. and euro zone’s latest inflation numbers, due at 9.30 a.m. and 10 a.m. London time, respectively. European shares rose Wednesday morning, carrying on the positive sentiment seen overnight on Wall Street.
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets climbed higher on Wednesday as a sweep of positive news from Wall Street and beyond boosted confidence in the U.S. economy.
According to data provided by Markit Economics, the final Markit Germany Services PMI rose significantly in June compared to May. It stood at 54.5 in June compared to 52.1 in May. It beat the preliminary market estimate of 53.9. Employment in the services sector rose at a faster pace in June. The iShares MSCI Germany ETF (EWG), which tracks the performance of Germany’s equity market, dropped 5.2% in June.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a weaker note by declining on Monday. Carrying forward the weakness, the FTSE 100 Index opened lower on July 17 and moved higher as the day progressed. Market sentiment
Market players will be following what happens Tuesday at Capitol Hill, where Fed Chairman Jerome Powell will be speaking. Stocks in Europe hovered around the flatline Tuesday as investors digested further corporate results and awaited remarks by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. Telecoms were the worst performers, off by 1 percent, whereas basic resources rose 1 percent on earnings news.
Asian markets fell on Tuesday as mounting tensions over U.S. tariffs overshadowed data suggesting global growth was still on track. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 bucked the regional trend, gaining 0.4 percent to 22,692.82. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.2 percent to 25,064.36 as Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, and Boeing climbed.