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Global worries sink stocks below 7,000

Global jitters sent the stock market crashing yesterday, with the index sinking below the 6,800 level or at a 52-week low of 6,790.58 before crawling back to close at 6,884.38......»»

Category: financeSource: philstar philstarOct 12th, 2018

Global stocks sink on festering trade war

New York — World stock markets sank Monday (US time) on worries over a festering global trade war amid reports President Donald Trump plans new curbs on Chinese investment in America. The selloff, which began in Asia, and continued through the European and US sessions, rendered trading screens a sea of red across the globe. […].....»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJun 26th, 2018

Stocks track decline in regional markets

The stock market opened the week with a huge decline, taking the cue from its peers in Asia on worries over slowing global growth......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated News8 hr. 45 min. ago

Global stock markets wobble on trade, currency worries

Global stock markets wobbled Friday as US President Donald Trump eyed further tariffs even as roadblocks emerged on striking a key trade deal with Canada. Meanwhile, US stocks were essentially flat.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 1st, 2018

U.S. tech stocks continue to slide on weak day for global equities

NEW YORK, USA – Global stocks fell Monday, with US tech equities suffering another significant tumble on worries of slowing growth in the influential sector. The tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index in New York shed 1.4%, the third straight day it had lost at least 1%. The Dow and S&P 500 also ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

World stocks fall, haunted by concerns over US-China tariffs

SINGAPORE --- Global markets fell Monday as weaker-than-expected Asian economic surveys ratcheted up worries over the potential impact of higher tariffs due to be imposed by China and the US in a festering trade dispute. Over in Europe, a prolonged German government crisis weighed on sentiment. KEEPING SCORE: European shares fell in early trading. Germany's DAX dropped 0.5 percent to 12,242.80 and France's CAC 40 lost 1.0 percent to 5,270.37. Britain's FTSE 100 shed 0.8 percent to 7,573.61. Wall Street was poised to open lower. Dow futures fell 0.6 percent to 24,130.00 and broader S&P 500 futures were down 0.5 percent to 2,708.50. ASIA'S DAY: Asian markets were overshadowed...Keep on reading: World stocks fall, haunted by concerns over US-China tariffs.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

Tokyo stocks open lower as global trade worries weigh

Tokyo stocks opened lower on Monday amid worries about global trade as a key business sentiment survey showed confidence among Japan’s biggest manufacturers has slipped. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index dropped 0.21 percent or 47.85 points to 22,256.66 in early trade while the broader Topix index was down 0.23 percent or 4.00 points to 1,726.89. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

Stocks rebound as worries on rising interest rates subside

Local shares climbed on Thursday, April 26, sending in positive territory for the first time this week as concerns on rising interest rates momentarily settled. The bellwether Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) gained 0.79% or 59.51 points to close at 7,617.42, reversing early day losses that saw the market sink further down the 7,500 mark. […] The post Stocks rebound as worries on rising interest rates subside appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 26th, 2018

Markets Right Now: China tariff worries sink US stocks

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 22nd, 2018

Asian markets tumble on Trump tariff news

HONG KONG: US President Donald Trump’s controversial decision to slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports sent Asian stocks plunging on Friday as the move fuelled fresh fears of a global trade war. Traders, already on edge owing to worries about rising interest rates, followed their US counterparts in heading to the hills after the [...] The post Asian markets tumble on Trump tariff news appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2018

PSEi tumbles, mirrors global markets

MANILA, Philippines - Share prices closed lower yesterday, echoing the general downtrend in global stocks as escalating worries about Trump administration’s.....»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Stock Market: PSEi sinks to 7,200 level as Trump worries marts

LOCAL STOCKS plunged amid a global sell-off triggered by uncertainties arising from the trade and immigration policies of US President Donald J. Trump......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 31st, 2017

US election jitters sink global stocks

Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton had been comfortably leading in most polls and was expected to cruise to a victory. However, on Oct......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 6th, 2016

Asian markets sink as Fed rate talk brews

HONG KONG: Asian stocks tumbled Monday, extending last week’s global sell-off as comments from top central bankers rang alarm bells on trading floors that the days of cheap money could be numbered. Regional investors followed their US and European .....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 12th, 2016

Seoul leads broad Asia equity drop after NKorea test

HONG KONG: South Korean stocks and the won led most Asian markets lower Friday after the North conducted another nuclear test, while trading was also hit by worries over global central bank policy easing. Pyongyang said it had conducted a &'8220;successfu.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 9th, 2016

Negative issues cause Asian markets tumble

HONG KONG: Asian markets sank Monday as investors juggle a number of negative issues that have fuelled worries about the global outlook. The China-US trade row, the Huawei crisis, signs…READ The post Negative issues cause Asian markets tumble appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News6 hr. 58 min. ago

CA junks casino firm s appeal over Bloomberry stocks

MANILA, Philippines – The Court of Appeals affirmed the Makati City Regional Trial Court's writ of preliminary injunction in 2017 against casino company Global Gaming Philippines' (GGAM) move to sell its stocks in Bloomberry Resorts Corporation. GGAM planned to sell P921.18 million shares of its stocks ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 25th, 2018

Foreign buying lifts local stocks

The local stock barometer climbed to the 7,300 level on Friday as local equities started attracting back foreign inflows. The main-share Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) racked up 71.8 points, or 0.99 percent to close at 7,340.18 even as regional markets were lackluster due to the Thanksgiving holiday in the United States. Value turnover for the day was heavy at P14.77 billion, boosted by a P9.04-billion block transaction of Gokongwei family-led RRHI shares related to its acquisition of grocery chain operator Rustan's Supercenter. The local stock market has seen net foreign buying in the last three days. With global oil prices easing and the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas tak...Keep on reading: Foreign buying lifts local stocks.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

Asian stocks follow Europe down, as fears grow over global economy

HONG KONG: Fresh fears over headwinds facing the global economy saw Asian stocks follow Europe into the red Friday, in light holiday trading after US markets were closed for Thanksgiving….READ The post Asian stocks follow Europe down, as fears grow over global economy appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

Global discourse on Blue Carbon solutions in East Asian Seas Congress in Iloilo City

BEYOND the wide array of marine biodiversity and ecosystems, the East Asian region hosts the world’s largest coastal carbon stocks, which play a vital role in the global carbon cycle. Endowed with four million hectares of mangroves, three million hectares of seagrass meadows and a wide extent of tidal marshes, the region has an immense […] The post Global discourse on Blue Carbon solutions in East Asian Seas Congress in Iloilo City appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

Saudi to cut output, oil prices advance

Oil prices advanced Monday after crude kingpin Saudi Arabia announced plans to cut output in the face of global oversupplies and demanded that other producers followed suit. Higher crude lifted shares across the commodities sector, helping London’s FTSE 100 index featuring the likes of BP and Shell, to rise slightly overall. Tobacco stocks however slumped, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018