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Asian shares slip lower following broad decline on Wall St

September 19, 2022

Via: ABC News

Asian shares fell Monday after another week of sizable losses on Wall Street, as investors braced for another interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve. Japan’s markets were closed for a holiday. Oil prices rose while U.S. futures declined. […]


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Asian stock markets mixed ahead of latest US jobs reading

September 2, 2022

Via: ABC News

Asian stock markets were mixed Friday ahead of U.S. jobs data that might influence Federal Reserve plans for more interest rate hikes to cool surging inflation. Shanghai and Seoul advanced while Tokyo and Hong Kong retreated. Oil prices rose more […]


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Asia shares rise on optimism about easing COVID restrictions

July 5, 2022

Via: ABC News

Asian shares advanced Monday across the board as buying set in after the lull of a U.S. national holiday. Analysts said the optimism may be driven by expectations the U.S. may decide to cut Chinese tariffs, a welcome move that […]


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Asian shares mostly lower after pessimistic ‘tankan’ survey

July 1, 2022

Via: ABC News

European shares edged higher after Asian benchmarks finished lower Friday, as a quarterly report by Japan’s central bank rekindled worries about the world’s third largest economy. Shares were slightly higher in Europe in early trading, after finishing lower in Asia, […]


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Asian shares fall, trading muted with Good Friday, holidays

April 15, 2022

Via: ABC News

Asian shares fell in muted trading as most world markets were closed for Good Friday and other holidays. Benchmarks declined in Tokyo, Seoul and Shanghai. Sydney, Manila, Bangkok and Hong Kong were among Asian markets observing holidays on Friday. U.S. […]


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Wall Street rally, Japan election drive Asian shares higher

November 1, 2021

Via: ABC News

Stocks advanced in Asia on Monday, with Tokyo’s benchmark up 2.2% after the ruling Liberal Democrats won a stronger than expected majority in an election Sunday. Shares rose in all regional markets except Hong Kong. The regional gains followed further […]


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Asian shares lower as Wall St rally fizzles amid virus fears

April 24, 2020

Via: ABC News

Asian shares are lower Friday after an early rally on Wall Street suddenly vanished, the latest example of how fragile the hopes underpinning the stock market’s monthlong recovery are. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 slipped 0.9% to finish at 19,262.00. South […]


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Asian shares rise as worries recede on Iran, US tensions

January 10, 2020

Via: ABC News

TOKYO — Asian shares rose Friday as worries receded the United States and Iran might be stepping closer to the edge of war, and U.S. indexes hit records. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 edged up 0.5% to finish at 23,850.57. Australia’s […]


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Asian shares buoyed by US earnings, upbeat talk on China

January 24, 2019

Via: ABC News

Asian stocks were mostly higher on Thursday as positive U.S. earnings reports reassured investors that the world’s largest economy was on track. Comments by a top Chinese official buoyed trading too, but poor Japanese data for the second straight day […]


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Shares Fall in Asia and Europe, Dimming Hopes for Quick Rebound

December 10, 2018

Via: The New York Times

A sell-off across Asian and European markets on Monday risked setting a gloomy tone for the week, as more negative news highlighted a slowdown in global growth and rising trade tensions between the United States and China. Major markets from […]


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Asian shares fall on reports China-US trade talks put off

September 24, 2018

Via: ABC News

Shares have fallen in Asia after China reportedly rebuffed a plan for talks with the U.S. on resolving their dispute over trade and technology. The slow start to the week followed a mixed close Friday on Wall Street, where an […]


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Asian shares mostly higher despite pullback on Wall Street

March 7, 2017

Via: ABC News

Asian shares were mostly higher on Tuesday with little major news to drive trading. Japan’s benchmark edged lower, while Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index rose as China’s finance minister expressed confidence over the government’s ability to handle rising levels of […]