Stocks Gain, Ignoring Policymakers’ Recent Inflation Concerns

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), walks through an electronic board displaying the Shanghai Composite Index, the Nikkei Index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, March 7, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-hoon Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON … Read more

Stocks and dollar firms drift as growth fears stifle sentiment

European shares rose 0.3% thanks to defensive names Markets have generally calmed down amid growth concerns in China and the US Dollar rises as investors seek safety LONDON (Reuters) – European shares slowly crept higher on Tuesday as investors sought safety in defensive names, while risk aversion also lifted the safe-haven dollar after weak Chinese … Read more

Exclusive: Tencent Plans to Abandon $24 Billion Meituan Stake

Tencent seeks to start selling Meituan stake this year – sources Sale seeks to appease regulators, monetize 8-year-old betting sources Shares likely to be sold as group trading – sources The move comes after Tencent withdrew JD.com’s investments, SEA stakes Mituan shares are down 10 percent; Tencent shares are recovering HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s … Read more

Asian stocks mixed, China cut interest rates amid data disappointment

FILE PHOTO – People pass an electronic screen displaying Japan’s Nikkei stock price index inside a conference hall in Tokyo, Japan, June 14, 2022. REUTERS/Issa Kato Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register https://tmsnrt.rs/2zpUAr4 Nikkei rises, S&P 500 dips People’s Bank of China (PBOC) cuts key interest rates, China data misses expectations … Read more

Wide-body plane demands buzz again as Boeing 787 returns to battle

A Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner sits on the tarmac before a handover ceremony for Singapore Airlines at the Boeing South Carolina plant in North Charleston, South Carolina, US, March 25, 2018. REUTERS/Randall Hill Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Increased demand for long-range aircraft after a long period of downturn Saudi Arabia … Read more

Stocks rise, dollar falls as inflation eases

Wall Street rises, Nasdaq leads gains CPI was flat in July after rising 1.3% in June In the 12 months to July, the CPI rose 8.5% versus 9.1% in June NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks rebounded on Wall Street and the dollar plunged after signs of a sharp slowdown in US inflation led to bets … Read more

Oil rises as Russian pipeline halt revives supply fears

A poster with crude oil written on the side of a storage tank in the Permian Basin in Menton, Loving County, Texas, United States, November 22, 2019. REUTERS/Angus Mordant Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Russian oil exports through the southern part of the Druzhba pipeline have stopped The European Union … Read more

Global stocks rebounded after US jobs report heavy selling

Euro Stoxx gains 0.8% Wall Street braces for gains Markets are narrowing down the odds for a 75 basis point rise ahead of the US CPI. The dollar goes down Oil compensates for its early losses, and tries to rise LONDON/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Stocks rose on Monday, recovering after a strong US jobs report last … Read more

Oil falls with dollar on recession fears; Wall Street ends mixed

Oil hits lowest level before Ukraine as demand outlook deteriorates The Bank of England predicts a recession throughout 2023 Treasury yield curve inversion deepened The dollar falls, the pound falls against the euro OTTAWA (Reuters) – Crude oil fell along with Treasury yields and the dollar on Thursday as recession fears escalated after the Bank … Read more