Most Asian markets rise after Wall St record, earnings in focus

Most Asian markets rise after Wall St record, earnings in focus

Asian markets mostly rose on Tuesday following fresh records on Wall Street, with healthy corporate earnings overshadowing ongoing concerns about inflation, while progress in Washington on Joe Biden's big-spending economic plans also provided support.
Asia markets down on Delta variant gloom

Asia markets down on Delta variant gloom

Asian markets were broadly down Tuesday as investors weighed record gains on Wall Street against fears the resurgent Delta coronavirus variant may put the brakes on the global economic recovery.
Asian stocks mixed after US jobs miss, oil up after cyber attack

Asian stocks mixed after US jobs miss, oil up after cyber attack

Markets were mixed in Asia on Monday following a record close on Wall Street as a well-below-forecast US jobs report eased inflation concerns, while oil prices rose after a crucial US pipeline was put out of action by a cyber attack.
Asian markets mixed as rally fizzles, oil hit by Suez ship news

Asian markets mixed as rally fizzles, oil hit by Suez ship news

Asian markets were mixed Monday as traders struggled to maintain a morning rally following a record-breaking lead from Wall Street, while oil prices dropped on news of progress in shifting a cargo ship blocking the Suez Canal.
Wall Street soars after smooth Biden inauguration

Wall Street soars after smooth Biden inauguration

Wall Street hit new records and stock markets across the globe climbed after US President Joe Biden took office on Wednesday, with traders joyful over his plan to inject even more stimulus into the world's largest economy.
Asian markets drop again as election jitters set in

Asian markets drop again as election jitters set in

Asian markets suffered further losses Friday as investors were spooked by soaring virus cases in Europe and the United States that have forced fresh lockdowns, while uncertainty ahead of next week's US election was also dampening sentiment.
S&P 500, Nasdaq again close at records but Dow dips 0.2%

S&P 500, Nasdaq again close at records but Dow dips 0.2%

Wall Street continued marching higher on Tuesday, with the Nasdaq and S&P 500 posting their third consecutive record highs even as the Dow lost ground in volatile August trading.
Tokyo stocks open higher on virus hopes

Tokyo stocks open higher on virus hopes

Tokyo stocks opened higher on Monday, extending rallies on Wall Street on fresh hopes for coronavirus treatments.
Nasdaq closes at new record high but S&P, Dow lower

Nasdaq closes at new record high but S&P, Dow lower

NEW YORK: The Nasdaq powered to its second straight daily record on Tuesday (Jun 9) but elsewhere on Wall Street stocks retreated, with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average closing lower.
Dow ends up 2.1%, extending rally on recovery hopes

Dow ends up 2.1%, extending rally on recovery hopes

NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks surged on Wednesday (Jun 3), again betting on an economic rebound in the United States following coronavirus shutdowns and shrugging off rising tensions with China.
Shares jump following world market rise

Shares jump following world market rise

Vietnamese shares followed Wall Street higher on Tuesday morning amid hopes that the global economy would soon recover thanks to a successful experiment of an anti-viral vaccine.
European stocks lower on year-end profit-taking

European stocks lower on year-end profit-taking

European stock markets were lower on Monday (Dec 30), taking their lead from softer prices on Wall Street, as investors wound down and took profits at the end of year.
US stocks end at records again as new CEO lifts Boeing shares

US stocks end at records again as new CEO lifts Boeing shares

Wall Street stocks finished at records again on Monday (Dec 23), with an executive shakeup at Boeing lifting the Dow, as a holiday-shortened week opened with a flourish.
Saudi Aramco raises US$25.6 billion in biggest-ever IPO

Saudi Aramco raises US$25.6 billion in biggest-ever IPO

Saudi Aramco on Thursday (Dec 5) priced its long-awaited IPO at the high end of the target range, raising US$25.6 billion and giving the energy giant a valuation of US$1.7 trillion in the world's biggest stock sale.
US stocks dip ahead of earnings deluge

US stocks dip ahead of earnings deluge

Wall Street stocks ended slightly lower on Monday (Oct 14) ahead of a wave of key earnings reports, and as markets weighed last week's partial trade agreement between the United States and China.
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