Nov 10, 2021 08:12 AM IST
U.S. crude futures rose 1% to a two-week high of $84.97 a barrel in early trade and Brent futures made a one-week top of $85.35.
- Aug 24, 2021 08:33 AM IST
The dollar was licking its wounds after its sharpest one- day fall since May, which spurred a 5% rally in oil prices on Monday.
- Aug 19, 2021 01:47 PM IST
Commodities were also sold with oil down for a sixth straight session and at three-month lows, while growth bellwether copper fell to a two-month trough.
- Aug 10, 2021 07:56 AM IST
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan declined 0.4% in early trading, with Korea’s KOSPI index down 0.56% while China’s blue chip index CSI300 shed 0.33%.
- Aug 03, 2021 07:54 AM IST
Trade in Asia faced a weaker lead from Wall Street after investors there considered the impact the increasing number global cases of Delta could have on global economic growth.
- Jul 27, 2021 07:44 AM IST
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.26% after touching its lowest level since mid-December on Monday, weighed down by big Chinese stocks.
- Jul 05, 2021 08:34 AM IST
Japanese markets, however, bucked the trend, with the Nikkei falling 0.5% following a surge in COVID-19 infections in Tokyo, just weeks before the city hosts the Olympics.
- Jun 08, 2021 08:01 AM IST
Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 was up 0.32% at 0130GMT, while Japan’s Nikkei 225 edged up 0.35%, as the country revised first-quarter data showing the economy shrank at a slower pace than initially reported.
- Jun 01, 2021 08:31 AM IST
The world’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic remains patchy with exports reviving but broader economic activity still dampened by new measures to contain fresh outbreaks.
- May 28, 2021 12:49 PM IST
Tokyo led the advance, with the Nikkei jumping 2.1%. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 1.1% and hit its highest level this month.
- May 28, 2021 07:51 AM IST
Tokyo led the advance, with the Nikkei jumping 1.9% early in the session. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.3%, hitting its highest level this month, though Chinese blue chips slipped 0.1% just after the open.
- May 12, 2021 07:27 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan faltered 0.5%, after tumbling 1.6% on Tuesday for its biggest daily percentage drop since March 24.
- May 10, 2021 07:53 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.35%, while U.S. stock futures rose 0.24%.
- Apr 12, 2021 07:53 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was off 0.05% in slow early trade. Tokyo's Nikkei edged up 0.1%, while South Korean stocks rose 0.2%.
- Mar 31, 2021 07:42 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside of Japan climbed for a fourth consecutive day to a one-week high of 682.36 points. The index, last up 0.4%, was still a fair distance away from an all-time peak of 745.89 touched just last month.
- Sep 22, 2020 08:17 AM IST
JPMorgan Chase & Co and Bank of New York Mellon Corp on Monday fell 3.1% and 4.0%, respectively, while HSBC Holdings Plc and Standard Chartered Plc hit 25-year-lows on reports that they and others moved funds despite red flags about the origins of the money.
- Sep 04, 2020 07:06 AM IST
The moves are more muted than the 5% plunge on the tech-heavy Nasdaq overnight, or the S&P 500's 3.5% drop, which traders said was overdue given recent frothy gains.
- Aug 21, 2020 07:43 AM IST
A sudden bearishness had fallen on investors on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing lower, after minutes from the Fed's latest policy meeting gave a somber assessment of the US economy as it grapples with the pandemic.
- Jun 24, 2020 07:50 AM IST
Kyle Rodda, market analyst at IG Markets, said late selling seen in Wall Street suggested a "soggy start" for Asian markets.
- Dec 19, 2017 07:40 AM IST
Australian shares added 0.4 percent, South Korea's KOSPI climbed 0.6 percent and Japan's Nikkei gained 0.2 percent.
- Jul 31, 2017 08:04 AM IST
In Australia, the benchmark S&P/ASX 200 index was higher by 0.26 percent, driven by strong showings in its materials sub-index, which was up 1.57 percent.
- Jun 02, 2017 07:20 AM IST
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ticked up 0.1 percent, while Japan's Nikkei gained 1 percent to top the psychologically important 20,000-point level for the first time since August 2015.
- May 31, 2017 07:25 AM IST
China's stock markets are in focus as they reopen after a long weekend with the official survey on manufacturing likely to set the tone for markets there and possibly the rest of the region. The PMI survey, due at 0100 GMT, is expected to show factory activity in China expanded at its slowest pace in eight months in May, according to a Reuters poll.
- May 03, 2017 07:30 AM IST
Oil prices pulled higher after a sharp fall on Tuesday on technical selling in a market already worried about oversupply and following a rise in output from several members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries.
- Mar 23, 2017 07:33 AM IST
Japan's Nikkei gained 0.25 percent, thanks to a weaker yen.