U.S. stock indexes fell more than 1% on Thursday, as investors sold off technology, industrials and energy stocks on fears that a spiraling trade war between the United States and China would crimp global growth. Technology, among sectors most exposed to China, was the hardest hit. Microsoft Corp and Apple Inc were down more than 1%, dragging the sector lower, while the chip index dropped 2.3%. Oil prices plunged more than 4% on trade fears, leaving the energy index down 3.2%, the biggest decliner among the major 11 S&P sectors. Materials, financial and consumer discretionary sectors...

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U.S. stock benchmarks opened lower Wednesday morning as markets awaited the release of Federal Reserve minutes that could shed light on the central bank's outlook for interest rates amid Sino-America trade tensions. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 55 points, or 0.2%, at 25,820, the S&P 500 index retreated 0.2% at 2,858, while the Nasdaq Composite Index slipped 0.2% at 7,768. Minutes...

U.S. stock futures signaled a subdued to slightly lower start for Wall Street trade on Wednesday as investors brace for minutes from the Federal Reserves most recent policy gathering and as the market with the latest on American trade relations. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were off 11 points, or less than 0.1%, at 25,865, while S&P 500 fell 2.35 points, or less than 0.1%, to...

Hong Kong stocks rose Wednesday, in line with a broad advance across Asia and following a positive lead from Wall Street, though investors remain on edge over tensions between China and the United States. The Hang Seng Index added 0.18 percent, or 48.70 points, to 27,705.94. But the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.49 percent, or 14.27 points, to 2,891.70 and the Shenzhen Composite...

Tokyo's key Nikkei index closed flat on Wednesday with US-China trade tensions weighing on investors despite Washington's decision to delay a ban on Chinese telecoms giant Huawei. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index edged up 0.05 percent, or 10.92 points, to end at 21,283.37, while the broader Topix index fell 0.26 percent, or 4.09 points, to 1,546.21. Source: AFP

Japanese stocks fluctuated as investors tried to keep track of the latest developments on trade relations between the U.S. and China. Japanese shares of telecommunications and electronics makers rose, while car producers and land transportation companies fell. Topix +0.1% at 1,551.05 as of midday break in Tokyo. Nikkei 225 +0.3% at 21,344.05. Yen -0.1% at 110.56 per dollar. Electronics...

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