Sep 01, 2021 07:34 AM IST
Markets were subdued in quiet end-of-summer trading as investors wait for a U.S. jobs report for August on Friday that could shape how soon the Federal Reserve begins to withdraw its support of the economy when it begins to taper bond buying.
- Aug 31, 2021 07:51 AM IST
MSCI’s benchmark for global equity markets hit a record. The S&P 500 .SPX and Nasdaq also rose to all-time highs as dovish remarks from the Fed last week bolstered optimism in an economic rebound and eased fears of a sudden tapering in monetary stimulus.
- Aug 12, 2021 10:48 PM IST
About 20 minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.2 percent at 35,430.62, and the broad-based S&P 500 shed 0.1 percent to 4,441.40.
- Aug 09, 2021 05:41 PM IST
NSE IFSC will be the first to allow Indian retail Investors to transact in US stocks. "The offering will be in the form of unsponsored depository receipts," it said.
- Jul 28, 2021 07:38 AM IST
In the United States, investors turned cautious as they awaited the Fed's policy statement at the close of its two-day meeting, which began on Tuesday.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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
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