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

Global stocks mostly down as slowing China weighs on some earnings

NEW YORK, United States -- Global stocks mostly fell Monday as a heavy week of earnings and economic news kicked off with a pair of disappointing US reports that underscored worries about slowing Chinese growth. This week's calendar includes the resumption of closely-watched US-China trade talks in Washington following a series of tariff announcements and tit-for-tat countermeasures by the two countries against each other. Economists say that and other trade battles are weighing on global growth, especially in China, where weakness hit two bellwether US companies on Monday. Shares of industrial giant Caterpillar slumped 9.1 percent after projecting weaker-than-expected 2019 ...Keep on reading: Global stocks mostly down as slowing China weighs on some earnings.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 29th, 2019

Global stocks fall amid revived trade worries | Inquirer Business

Global stocks fell Tuesday amid revived worries over US-China trade relations and a sense the January rally is fading. The post Global stocks fall amid revived trade worries appeared first on Inquirer.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 23rd, 2019

Wall Street stocks end their worst year since 2008

NEW YORK,United States--- The US stock market concluded its worst year since the global financial crisis on Monday following a late-season collapse that also raised doubts about the prospects for 2019. Major indices notched modest gains in the year's final session, but it barely made a dent compared with the rest of December, the market's worst month in nearly a decade. Ending in the red for 2018 did not appear in the cards in the first weeks of the year, when Wall Street repeatedly shot to new records on the heels of a sweeping tax cut signed into law in December 2017 by President Donald Trump. But it did not take long for a host of worries to shake that confidence, fromune...Keep on reading: Wall Street stocks end their worst year since 2008.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 1st, 2019

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 NewsDec 10th, 2018

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

Fed, polls, oil revive demand for Southeast Asian stocks

JAKARTA/MANILA -- Bruised by global political and economic turbulence last year, foreign investors are now returning to Southeast Asian markets, encouraged by easing trade frictions, a more benign interest rate outlook and prospects of increased infrastructure spending......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsFeb 7th, 2019

Stocks fall anew, global jitters spook investors

The stock market declined anew yesterday as global jitters spooked most investors......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 29th, 2019

PHL stocks end flat ahead of US-China trade talks

THE MAIN INDEX ended flat at the close of trading on Monday amid global fears over the US-China trade war, but still remained above the 8,000 mark......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 28th, 2019