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Dollar stands tall, stocks fall after hawkish Fed minutes

LONDON, Oct 18 — The dollar rose to a one-week high today and stocks edged lower after signs that the Federal Reserve will keep raising interest rates through 2019 undermined a bounce in world markets. China’s stock markets were hit hard — its…


US stocks fall on housing data, mixed earnings

NEW YORK, Oct 17 — Wall Street stocks retreated early today following lacklustre US housing data and mixed corporate earnings. About 20 minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average stood at 25,620.19, down 0.7 per cent. The broad-based…


Stocks fall, dollar supported as trade woes in spotlight

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TOKYO (Sept 5): Stock markets in Asia tracked their global peers lower while the safe-haven dollar hovered near a two-week high on Wednesday as heightened worries over international trade conflicts curbed investor appetite for riskier assets. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.5 percent. The Shanghai Composite Index retreated 0.4 percent. Australian stocks lost 0.75 percent, South Korea’s KOSPI dropped 0.1 percent and Japan’s Nikkei shed 0.35 percent. U.S. stocks had slipped on Tuesday as a drop in heavyweights Facebook and Nike added to worries overRead More


US, European stocks fall on continued trade worries

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NEW YORK, Sept 5 — European and US stocks pulled back yesterday on continued worries about trade conflicts even as Amazon briefly topped US$1 trillion (RM4.14 trillion) in market value in the latest demonstration of US tech industry dominance….


US stocks fall on continued trade angst

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NEW YORK, Sept 4 ― Wall Street stocks fell early today on lingering trade uncertainty at the start of a heavy news week that includes US jobs data. About 30 minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.4 per cent to 25,850.37. The broad-based S&P 500 dropped 0.3 per cent to 2,892.67, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 0.5 per cent to 8,069.59. Investors were eyeing the latest in the ongoing trade fight between the US and Canada after President Donald Trump again threatened over theRead More


US stocks fall on continued trade angst

NEW YORK, Sept 4 ― Wall Street stocks fell early today on lingering trade uncertainty at the start of a heavy news week that includes US jobs data. About 30 minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.4 per cent to 25,850.37….


Wall Street marks longest-ever ‘bull market’

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NEW YORK, Aug 23 — Wall Street graduated to the longest-ever “bull market” yesterday, a run that began amid extraordinary crisis-era monetary policy and which experts think could persist at least a while longer. US President Donald Trump…


US stocks fall on Turkey tensions; Tesla drops

NEW YORK, Aug 17 — Wall Street stocks fell early today as the Turkish lira fell on the latest diplomatic frictions with the United States. About 20 minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.1 per cent to 25,537.26. The…


US stocks fall on worries about Turkey, slowing China

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NEW YORK, Aug 16 — Wall Street stocks fell yesterday, with technology and energy shares among the biggest losers, on worries about Turkey and a slowing Chinese economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 0.5 per cent to 25,162.41. The…


European shares wilt as investors brace for trade meeting

LONDON, July 25 — Trade worries kept a lid on gains in European shares today despite some strong earnings, as investors braced for a crucial meeting in Washington between the European Commission President and US President Donald Trump. The…