Dec 18, 2014 at 07:58 | Source: CNBC
Overnight, US stocks surged, with the blue-chip Dow marking its best session of the year following a rally in the energy sector and the Federal Reserve's decision to be patient in raising interest rates.
Dec 17, 2014 at 07:52 | Source: CNBC
Wall Street will hear from the Fed on Wednesday, with focus on whether the central bank reiterates its vow to maintain rates low for a considerable period.
Dec 16, 2014 at 08:03 | Source: CNBC
US crude futures were trading on Tuesday below USD 56 a barrel and near a 5-year low hit in the prior session, dropping for a fifth session after the UAE oil minister said there was no need for an emergency OPEC meeting to support prices.
Dec 15, 2014 at 07:52 | Source: CNBC
Brent crude futures fell as much as 2.5 percent on Monday to a new five-year low near USD 60 a barrel after the world's energy watchdog forecast even lower prices on weaker demand and larger supplies next year.
Dec 12, 2014 at 07:59 | Source: CNBC
Japan's Nikkei 225 started Friday on a strong note, after three consecutive losing sessions, on the back of the yen which weakened to 119 against the greenback.
Dec 11, 2014 at 08:05 | Source: CNBC
Japanese stocks traded not too far away from a near-three-week low in Thursday's morning session as dollar-yen tested its lowest levels in two weeks and after the release of worse-than-expected machinery orders.
Dec 10, 2014 at 08:05 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Asian markets were trading lower on Wednesday. Nikkei slipped 1.4 percent and Seoul Composite declined 0.7 percent.
Dec 09, 2014 at 08:00 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Asian markets were trading lower on Tuesday. Seoul Composite slipped 0.3 percent and Taiwan Weighted was down 0.47 percent.
Dec 08, 2014 at 08:03 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Asian markets were trading mixed on Monday. Hang Seng rose 0.5 percent, while Nikkei was trading flat.
Dec 05, 2014 at 07:58 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Asian markets were trading mixed on Friday. Shanghai Composite gained 2 percent and Taiwan Weighted shed 0.24 percent.