Market Reports

Asian stocks trim gains as China swings to red, trade fears weigh

Asian stocks trim gains as China swings to red, trade fears weigh

Published 06/08/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares pared gains on Monday as Chinese stocks swung into negative territory, driven lower by the escalating Sino-U.S. trade war, though [more…]

Dollar remains steady after U.S. jobs data, focus on yuan

Dollar remains steady after U.S. jobs data, focus on yuan

Published 06/08/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar held firm against a basket of its peers on Monday after U.S. job data reinforced investors’ expectations the Federal Reserve [more…]

Oil prices rise after Saudi output dips, U.S. drilling stalls

Oil prices rise after Saudi output dips, U.S. drilling stalls

Published 06/08/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday after Saudi crude production registered a surprising dip in July and as American shale drilling appeared to [more…]

Bond yields rise worldwide on BoJ easing talk, stocks slip

Bond yields rise worldwide on BoJ easing talk, stocks slip

Published 23/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Signs that the Bank of Japan (BoJ) might scale back its monetary stimulus faster than expected sent tremors through bond markets on [more…]

Oil higher on Middle East, North Sea supply worries

Oil higher on Middle East, North Sea supply worries

Published 23/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday on worries over supply after tensions worsened between Iran and the United States, while some offshore workers [more…]

Stock futures flat as caution reigns in earnings-heavy week

Stock futures flat as caution reigns in earnings-heavy week

Published 23/07/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were flat on Monday as investors assessed the impact of an escalating trade conflict between the United States and [more…]

Japanese yen trims early gains as BOJ policy change eyed

Japanese yen trims early gains as BOJ policy change eyed

Published 23/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The yen trimmed early gains on Monday as traders consolidated positions after reports the central bank was debating moves to scale back [more…]

Dollar rises as trade war fears fade, risk sentiment returns

Dollar rises as trade war fears fade, risk sentiment returns

Published 10/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar strengthened broadly on Monday and neared a six-month high against the Japanese yen as investors bought riskier assets, encouraged by [more…]

Oil rises to $79 a barrel on Norway strike, Libyan disruption

Oil rises to $79 a barrel on Norway strike, Libyan disruption

Published 10/07/2018

TOKYO/LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose by over 1 percent toward $79 per barrel on Tuesday due to growing supply outages, with Norway shutting one [more…]

U.S. earnings hopes and trade war lull keep world shares near…

U.S. earnings hopes and trade war lull keep world shares near…

Published 10/07/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - World shares hovered near three-week highs on Tuesday, supported by optimism about U.S. company earnings and hopes that global economic growth can [more…]