April 13, 2013 | 09:56
US stocks closed lower Friday after two record-setting days, with sentiment dulled by poor US retail sales figures for March and more prospects of slow economic growth around the world.
April 24, 2012 | 08:45
European stock markets closed sharply lower Monday, hit by a strong far-right showing in French presidential polls, weak Chinese manufacturing data and persistent eurozone debt tensions.
March 21, 2012 | 09:03
Stock markets retreated Tuesday from a recent strong run on concern about the outlook for the Chinese economy after a warning on dropping iron ore demand, and in response to new US housing data.