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  • Wall Street hits record highs on strong retail results

    Wall Street hits record highs on strong retail results  

    US stocks opened at record-highs on Tuesday as oil prices rose and investors cheered strong results of top U.S. retailers.

    21 Feb 2017, 9.26 pm  |  Source: Reuters

  • Institutional investors pull $469 bn from equities in 2016

    Institutional investors pull $469 bn from equities in 2016  

    Investors piled into stocks after Donald Trump was elected as U.S. President in early November, betting that his much-touted tax cuts and spending plans would stimulate growth.

    21 Feb 2017, 7.59 pm  |  Source: Reuters

  • Asian stocks steady, euro pressured by French election worries

    Asian stocks steady, euro pressured by French election worries  

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was flat in opening trades on Tuesday and held below a 19-month peak hit last Thursday. The index is up more than 11 percent since Dec. 23.

    21 Feb 2017, 7.40 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Above all-time high, CLSA sees next upside target at 10350-10370

    Above all-time high, CLSA sees next upside target at 10350-10370  

    Nevertheless, as long as price action remains above the rising 50-DMA, currently at 8,396 the benefit of doubt should be given to the newly formed uptrend and the ultimate break above 8,989-9,191 resistance, Laurence Balanco of CL...

    20 Feb 2017, 8.28 am  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Asia markets open lower, Nikkei down 0.57%, Kospi down 0.1%

    Asia markets open lower, Nikkei down 0.57%, Kospi down 0.1%  

    Japan's Nikkei 225 index was down 0.57 percent as the yen strengthened against the dollar to trade at 112.94, climbing from levels below 114.4 in the previous week.

    20 Feb 2017, 7.42 am  |  Source: CNBC

  • Dow edges up to seventh straight record high

    Dow edges up to seventh straight record high  

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose a marginal 0.02 percent to end at 20,624.05, while the S&P 500 gained 0.17 percent to 2,351.16. The Nasdaq Composite added 0.41 percent to 5,838.58.

    18 Feb 2017, 8.42 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Asia trades lower; Nikkei down 0.7%, Kospi down 0.4%

    Asia trades lower; Nikkei down 0.7%, Kospi down 0.4%  

    The broader South Korean market was mixed, with the Kospi down 0.35 percent and the Kosdaq up 0.15 percent. Elsewhere, Japanese shares were also lower, with the Nikkei Stock Average down 0.69 percent and the Topix off by 0.59 perc...

    17 Feb 2017, 7.47 am  |  Source: CNBC

  • Dow Jones barely notches sixth straight record high close

    Dow Jones barely notches sixth straight record high close  

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended up 0.04 percent to close at 20,619.77, its sixth straight record-high close. The S&P 500 had lost 0.09 percent to 2,347.22 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 0.08 percent to 5,814.90.

    17 Feb 2017, 7.44 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Asian stocks at one-and-a-half year highs on robust Wall Street

    Asian stocks at one-and-a-half year highs on robust Wall Street  

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.2 percent, rising to its highest since July 2015. It is up by a tenth so far this year partly underpinned by more optimistic earnings expectations and a gradual u...

    16 Feb 2017, 7.53 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Wall Street rises further into uncharted territory

    Wall Street rises further into uncharted territory  

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.52 percent to end at 20,611.86. The S&P 500 gained 0.50 percent to 2,349.25 and the Nasdaq Composite added 0.64 percent to 5,819.44.

    16 Feb 2017, 7.51 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Asian stocks, dollar firmer as Yellen hints at March rate hike

    Asian stocks, dollar firmer as Yellen hints at March rate hike  

    Japan's Nikkei added 1 percent and Australian stocks rose 0.9 percent.

    15 Feb 2017, 7.37 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Apple, banks push Wall Street to all-time high

    Apple, banks push Wall Street to all-time high  

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 0.45 percent to end at 20,504.41 points, while the S&P 500 gained 0.40 percent to 2,337.58. The Nasdaq Composite added 0.32 percent to 5,782.57.

    15 Feb 2017, 7.35 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Asia mixed; China January consumer inflation beats forecasts

    Asia mixed; China January consumer inflation beats forecasts  

    Mainland Chinese shares were somewhat flat, as investors digested news that China's consumer prices rose 2.5 percent in January on-year, its highest since May 2014. China's producer price index also grew at 6.9 percent, the quicke...

    14 Feb 2017, 7.38 am  |  Source: CNBC

  • S&P 500 tops USD 20 trillion as Wall Street trades on Trump

    S&P 500 tops USD 20 trillion as Wall Street trades on Trump  

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.7 percent to end at 20,412.16 points, while the S&P 500 gained 0.52 percent to 2,328.25 points. The Nasdaq Composite added 0.52 percent to end at 5,763.96.

    14 Feb 2017, 7.34 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • S&P hits $20 trillion in market cap for first time

    S&P hits $20 trillion in market cap for first time   

    US stocks rose on Monday, notching fresh record highs, as investors remained bullish on President Donald Trump's economic agenda.

    13 Feb 2017, 8.39 pm  |  Source: CNBC

  • Yen slips after Trump-Abe meet, Asian shares firm

    Yen slips after Trump-Abe meet, Asian shares firm  

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 0.3 percent, led by resource-related shares. Japan's Nikkei rose 0.4 percent, hitting its highest level since early January.

    13 Feb 2017, 7.37 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Sebi to decide on Reliance settlement plea at `earliest`

    Sebi to decide on Reliance settlement plea at 'earliest'  

    Sebi itself initiated adjudication and prosecution proceedings in the matter in 2010, while show-cause notices were issued next year in 2011 -- the year when settlement applications were subsequently filed before the regulator.

    12 Feb 2017, 6.04 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Wall Street hits records again, boosted by Trump economy hopes

    Wall Street hits records again, boosted by Trump economy hopes  

    Wall Street's main stock indexes rose to fresh all-time closing highs on Friday as a spike in oil prices supported energy shares and investors renewed their optimism about President Donald Trump's economic agenda.

    11 Feb 2017, 8.55 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Trump tax talk lifts Wall Street to record high

    Trump tax talk lifts Wall Street to record high  

    "Lowering the overall tax burden on American business is big league," Trump said during a White House meeting with airline industry executives. He gave no indication of what the announcement might entail.

    10 Feb 2017, 7.32 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Asia probe 18-month highs, cheered by Trump`s tax cut talk

    Asia probe 18-month highs, cheered by Trump's tax cut talk  

    Japan's Nikkei stock index surged 1.8 percent as it got a tailwind from a weaker yen, poised to added 1.8 percent for the week.

    10 Feb 2017, 7.28 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • IDBI Bank losses may stifle its stock performance

    IDBI Bank losses may stifle its stock performance  

    Demonetisation, capital constraints and spike in bad loans has hit the government-owned IDBI Bank hard as its net loss widened to Rs 2255 crore in the October to December period.

    09 Feb 2017, 5.21 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Asian stocks at 18-month highs as China rises

    Asian stocks at 18-month highs as China rises  

    Asian shares climbed to their highest in more than 18 months on Thursday, as investors grew more confident about China while the dollar slightly firmed in the wake of growing concerns over political instability in Europe.

    09 Feb 2017, 1.09 pm  |  Source: Reuters

  • S&P 500 ekes out gain while banks drag on Dow

    S&P 500 ekes out gain while banks drag on Dow  

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 35.95 points, or 0.18 percent, to 20,054.34, the S&P 500 gained 1.59 points, or 0.07 percent, to 2,294.67 and the Nasdaq Composite added 8.24 points, or 0.15 percent, to 5,682.45.

    09 Feb 2017, 7.36 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Asian stocks tread water on US cues, Europe concerns

    Asian stocks tread water on US cues, Europe concerns  

    MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was broadly flat, with early Asian markets such as Australia hemmed in tight ranges.

    09 Feb 2017, 7.35 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Asia down, euro pressured on Trump, European political woes

    Asia down, euro pressured on Trump, European political woes  

    Japan's Nikkei bounced back 0.3 percent a day after it hit a two-week low.

    08 Feb 2017, 7.52 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Wall Street edges up as Nasdaq sets record high

    Wall Street edges up as Nasdaq sets record high  

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 37.87 points, or 0.19 percent, to 20,090.29, the S&P 500 gained 0.52 points, or 0.02 percent, to 2,293.08 and the Nasdaq Composite added 10.67 points, or 0.19 percent, to 5,674.22.

    08 Feb 2017, 7.50 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • China`s forex reserves sinks to six-year low

    China's forex reserves sinks to six-year low  

    China's forex reserves, the highest in the world, fell below USD three trillion for the first time in six years, sparking global concerns over their rapid decline.

    07 Feb 2017, 8.14 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Wall Street slips as energy shares, oil prices drop

    Wall Street slips as energy shares, oil prices drop  

    US equities have rallied since Trump's November election, spurred by hopes for fiscal stimulus, lower taxes and fewer regulations under the Republican-led federal government.

    07 Feb 2017, 7.41 am  |  Source: Reuters

  • Asia markets fall, Nikkei drops 0.9%, ASX down 0.4%

    Asia markets fall, Nikkei drops 0.9%, ASX down 0.4%  

    Spot gold, viewed as a safe-haven asset, was trading at USD 1,233.56 per ounce, up for the fifth straight session. The Japanese yen, another safe-haven play due to its large current account surplus, has appreciated strongly agains...

    07 Feb 2017, 7.39 am  |  Source: CNBC

  • Asia markets rise, ASX up 0.3%, Nikkei gains 0.8%, Kospi up 0.4%

    Asia markets rise, ASX up 0.3%, Nikkei gains 0.8%, Kospi up 0.4%  

    Led by a strong performance in financials, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.94 percent, its best trading day for 2017, at 20.071.46, as the S&P 500 rose 0.73 percent to close at 2,297. The Nasdaq composite added 0.54 perc...

    06 Feb 2017, 7.41 am  |  Source: CNBC

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