Jul 23, 2021 07:36 AM IST
All three major U.S. stock indexes ended in the green and within 1% of record closing highs, thanks in part to Big Tech. The Dow and S&P 500 fell earlier in the day on the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits. The dollar also rose after it slid earlier in the trading session.
- Jul 16, 2021 08:03 AM IST
A recent rotation into the growth sector pushed the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to record peaks earlier in the week.
- Jul 09, 2021 08:34 AM IST
Investors flocked to the safety of bonds overnight with 10-year U.S. Treasury yields reaching levels not seen since February.
- Jul 09, 2021 07:49 AM IST
Declines in the shares of companies tied to the reopening trade have broadly outpaced those of other so-called value stocks, which have been battered on worries that economic growth will be slower than expected in coming months.
- May 20, 2021 08:00 AM IST
Benchmarks in South Korea and Japan were either side of flat in morning trade and Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell about 0.8% to pull MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan down by 0.2%.
- May 12, 2021 07:30 AM IST
Technology stocks were among the biggest losers, mirroring a sell-off in China, where talk of tighter regulation sent technology shares skidding.
- Apr 20, 2021 07:48 AM IST
Brent crude futures for June delivery rose by 29 cents, or 0.4%, to $67.33 a barrel at 0157 GMT.
- Apr 13, 2021 07:39 AM IST
The smooth auction of $96 billion in new three- and 10-year U.S. Treasury notes kept a move higher in yields in check as the market looked to key data releases this week, including a reading on U.S. consumer price inflation and retail sales.
- Apr 06, 2021 08:34 AM IST
Over the past year, many Indian investors have been investing in global stock markets, especially in the top US-listed equities, not only to get better returns but also for diversifying their portfolio.
- Mar 31, 2021 11:22 AM IST
Spot gold was down 0.3% to $1,679.41 per ounce by 0438 GMT, after hitting its lowest since March. 8 at $1,677.61. It has declined more than 3% so far this month and 11.4% during the quarter.
- Mar 31, 2021 08:08 AM IST
At the same time, the S&P 500 financials, industrials and consumer discretionary sectors rose, extending the recent rotation out of growth and into so-called value names.
- Mar 24, 2021 07:54 AM IST
Remarks by Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen that the U.S. economy remains in crisis from the pandemic as she defended developing plans for future tax increases to pay for the new public investments put investors on alert.
- Mar 24, 2021 07:09 AM IST
Hong Kong's Hang Seng index futures fell 0.2%. In Japan, Nikkei futures were 0.6% lower. Australian futures traded either side of unchanged.
- Mar 16, 2021 07:26 AM IST
In a concrete sign that the worst of the damage from the coronavirus pandemic may be over for the airline industry, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and JetBlue Airways said leisure bookings were rising.
- Dec 22, 2020 07:27 AM IST
Investors are advised to stay on the sidelines for now until further clarity emerges as the market has already run up ahead of fundamentals, suggest experts.
- Nov 25, 2020 08:52 AM IST
The formal start of U.S. president-elect Joe Biden's transition to the White House and increasing confidence a COVID-19 vaccine would be ready soon ushered in renewed appetite for global shares.
- Oct 02, 2020 11:15 AM IST
Futures for the S&P 500 slid 1.21% by early afternoon in Asia, while Treasury yields also fell.
- Sep 10, 2020 07:11 AM IST
The U-turn in U.S. stocks, however, was already reflected in some markets, so the impact in Asia may be muted, said Rodrigo Catril, a senior FX strategist at National Australia Bank.
- Aug 29, 2020 09:56 AM IST
All three major US stock indexes ended the week higher than last Friday's close, marking the fifth consecutive weekly gains for the S&P and the Nasdaq.
- Apr 29, 2020 07:10 AM IST
U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures jumped to a high of $13.85 and were up 8.8%, or $1.09, at $13.43 at 0038 GMT, paring a 27% plunge over the first two days of this week.
- Jan 23, 2020 08:05 AM IST
While financial markets were optimistic in the run-up to and after the trade agreement - with U.S. stocks hitting all-time highs last week - the growth and inflation outlook in the latest poll was little changed from the previous few months.
- Jun 17, 2019 09:05 AM IST
From 2008-18, the Nasdaq delivered higher returns compared to what US Venture Capital investors managed
- Jan 22, 2019 09:32 PM IST
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 98.59 points, or 0.40 percent, at the open to 24,607.76. The S&P 500 opened lower by 12.83 points, or 0.48 percent, at 2,657.88.
- Dec 08, 2017 08:03 AM IST
The Dow Jones industrial average gained 70.57 points to close at 24,211.48, after briefly rising more than 100 points. The S&P 500 advanced 0.3 percent to 2,636.98. Information technology was among the best-performing sectors in the S&P 500, advancing 0.6 percent.
- Jul 07, 2017 07:30 AM IST
Private employers added 158,000 jobs in June, the ADP National Employment Report showed, coming in below the estimated gain of 185,000 and suggesting cooling in the U.S. labour market as it nears full employment.