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Asia Markets: Asia-Pacific stocks driven lower by weaker U.S. dollar

Stronger local currencies gave investors a reason to sell equities across parts of the Asia-Pacific on Thursday, amid recent record and multiyear highs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 11th, 2018

Asia Markets: Asia-Pacific stocks take a dive on weaker U.S. dollar

Stronger local currencies weighed on several stock markets in Asia on Thursday, keeping a damper on the start-of-year global stock rally......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2018

Stocks Led Lower by Drop in Crude Prices

Stocks around the world extended losses, with markets in Europe and Asia hit by a deepening rout in commodity prices and a weaker dollar......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 15th, 2017

Global Markets Lower as Risk Aversion Spreads

Stocks in the Asia-Pacific region were slightly lower and the yen hit two-month highs against the U.S. dollar, as a risk-averse mood carried over from other markets world-wide......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjFeb 7th, 2017

Asia Markets: Asian stocks mixed ahead of New Year’s weekend

Asian shares were mixed early Friday in the last trading session of 2016, with a weaker dollar hurting the competitiveness of exports in the region, while an overnight drop in oil prices sent key energy stocks lower......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 30th, 2016

Asia Markets: Asian markets close higher, driven by tech and consumer stocks

Asia-Pacific stocks ended with gains on Wednesday, building on a rally for tech and consumer stocks in the U.S.’s first trading day of 2018......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 3rd, 2018

Asia Markets: Asian markets push higher, driven by tech and consumer stocks

Asia-Pacific stocks gained early Wednesday, building on a rally for tech and consumer stocks in the U.S.’s first trading day of 2018......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 3rd, 2018

Asia Markets: Asian markets reverse course, give up early gains

Asia Pacific stocks were struggling by midmorning after a broadly higher opening Friday as Chinese equities weakened and pressured neighboring markets lower......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 30th, 2017

Asia Stocks Dragged Lower Amid Tech Selloff

Asia Pacific stock markets.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqNov 30th, 2017

Asia Markets: Asia-Pacific markets decline, led by pullback for Australia

Global equity markets were lower in Asia on Tuesday, as a pullback in commodity shares dragged Australia’s benchmark index lower and tighter liquidity weighed on Chinese stocks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2017

Asia Markets: Australian stocks dive as Asia-Pacific markets dip lower

A pullback in commodity shares dragged Australia’s key stock index lower on Tuesday, while other regional markets looked for direction in early trade......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2017

Asia Markets: Australian stocks dive as Asia-Pacific markets mixed

A pullback in commodity shares dragged Australia’s key stock index lower on Tuesday, while other regional markets looked for direction in early trade......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2017

Asia Markets: Asia-Pacific stocks start lower, edge back into positive territory

Early weakness in Japan, Australia and New Zealand stocks faded Friday morning, but Asia-Pacific markets overall lacked direction following weakness in Europe and swings on Wall Street......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 19th, 2017

Asia Markets: Australian stocks power ahead, leading Asia-Pacific market gains

Asian-Pacific equities opened higher Monday, benefiting from broadly upbeat sentiment and gains in the U.S. dollar, though several major markets in the region were shut for holidays......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 2nd, 2017

Asia stocks step back from decade high as China posts rare data miss

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks inched down from 10-year highs on Thursday following a burst of Chinese data which was largely weaker than markets expected, while the dollar held steady ahead of U.S. inflation data due later in the day......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 14th, 2017

Asia stocks ease from decade high as China posts rare data miss

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks inched down from 10-year highs on Thursday following a burst of Chinese data which was largely weaker than markets expected, while the dollar held steady ahead of U.S. inflation data due later in the day......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 14th, 2017

North Korea"s threats are driving down markets across Asia

KNS/AFP/Getty ImagesStocks across Asia-Pacific markets are lower today amid rising geo-political tensions in the region. It follows a sell-off in overnight markets, as global stocks got the jitters .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 11th, 2017

Asia Markets: Japan, Aussie stocks knocked by weak dollar, commodity prices

A fresh pullback in commodity prices also hurt equities in the Asia region, despite the weaker dollar. Many assets in the sector are denominated in the dollar and often rise when the currency falls.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 24th, 2017

Asia Markets: Asian markets cool off following recent surge

Equities across the Asia-Pacific region were lower on Friday, taking a breather from the recent surge where gains in Australian shares lagged behind other indexes as sharp moves its currency plagued stocks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 21st, 2017

Asia Markets: Asian markets bounce back after last week’s losses

Asia-Pacific stocks began the week higher, buoyed by Friday’s gains in the U.S., after solid jobs data there boosted the dollar and brightened overall market sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2017

Asia Markets: Asian markets mostly higher, boosted by stronger dollar

Global shares were higher in Asia-Pacific trade Tuesday, lifted in part by a stronger U.S. dollar, though markets in Australia bucked the trend due to declines in utility and mining stocks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 27th, 2017