Markets

Nikkei slips as Trump trade fades, steelmakers lead losses

TOKYO : Japan’s Nikkei share average slipped on Monday as investors locked in gains, bracing for more detail on the

Bank profits boost S&P, Nasdaq; consumer stocks weigh on Dow

The S&P 500 and Nasdaq trimmed early gains, but remained higher in early afternoon trading on Friday after strong earnings

Asian stocks set to gain on U.S. data; yuan in focus

Asian stocks are poised to rise on Monday and the dollar firmed against a basket of currencies after the latest

Dow comes within 1 point of 20,000; indexes at records

The Dow came within a hair’s breadth of hitting 20,000 for the first time ever on Friday as Wall Street

Upbeat global economic data sets Nikkei on positive start to 2017

TOKYO : Japan’s Nikkei share average started the first trading day of 2017 on a positive note as investors took

Wall Street extends rally, but some investors wary

Wall Street rose on Tuesday as a post-election rally extended into the new year, even as some investors warned they

Asia stocks see subdued start to 2017, dollar resumes climb

Asian stocks began 2017 on a flat note on Tuesday, uninspired by a surge in European markets to their highest

New Year, new high for euro zone stock markets

Euro zone stocks opened 2017 by climbing to their highest in more than a year on Monday after data showed

European shares hit highs as PMI data comes as New Year’s gift

LONDON : Major European equity indexes climbed to new highs in thin trading on Monday, with strong manufacturing reports from

Wall St flat on last trading day of 2016

Wall Street was flat after the open on the last trading day of 2016 due to losses across most sectors,