Asian stocks hobbled by fading expectations for aggressive Fed rate cut
Tuesday, 9 July 2019 08:35 WIB |
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Asian stocks struggled to rebound on Tuesday as investors came to terms with sharply reduced expectations the Federal Reserve will deliver a large interest rate cut at the end of July.
Those views were bolstered after solid gains in U.S. jobs for June and pushed down Wall Street for the second straight day.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan ticked up 0.1% in early trade, after falling 0.6% the previous day. Japan's Nikkei rose 0.5% thanks in part to the yen™s retreat against the dollar.
On Wall Street, the S&P 500 lost 0.48% while the Nasdaq Composite dropped 0.78%, led by fall in Apple Inc.
Source : Reuters
Wednesday, 1 April 2020 11:25 WIB
Hong Kong shares slipped Wednesday morning following a sell-off on Wall Street, while investors weigh the prospect of countries extending lockdowns to contain the deadly coronavirus.
The Hang Seng Index fell 0.92 percent, or 218.07 points to 23,385.41 by the break.
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Wednesday, 1 April 2020 08:59 WIB
Hong Kong stocks fell more than one percent at the start of trade Wednesday following a sell-off on Wall Street, with investor confidence continuing to be rattled by the coronavirus crisis.
The Hang Seng Index slipped 1.01 percent, or 237.58 points, to 23,365.90.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite I...
Wednesday, 1 April 2020 08:55 WIB
Tokyo shares opened lower on Wednesday, extending losses on Wall Street amid a broader market rout over the coronavirus outbreak.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 1.87 percent, or 353.05 points, to 18,563.96 in early trade, while the broader Topix index dropped 1.78 percent, or 24.92 points, to ...
Wednesday, 1 April 2020 03:24 WIB
Hong Kong stocks closed on a positive note Tuesday, in line with a broad Asia advance and following a rally on Wall Street, while investors welcomed a surprisingly strong factory activity report out of China.
The Hang Seng Index jumped 1.85 percent, or 428.37 points, to 23,603.48.
The benchmark Sh...
Wednesday, 1 April 2020 03:20 WIB
Stocks ended lower Tuesday, capping a brutal quarter that saw the global COVID-19 pandemic trigger a historic market selloff.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped around 410 points, or 1.8%, to end near 21,917, according to preliminary figures. The blue-chip gauge fell 23.2% over the first thre...