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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

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

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

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: 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

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 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

Asia Markets: Asian markets off to slow start after holiday weekend

A stronger dollar and overnight gains in U.S. stocks helped many Asia-Pacific equities as trading returned in full following the Easter Monday holiday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 17th, 2017

Asia Stocks Set to Climb After Fed; Dollar Drops: Markets Wrap - Bloomberg

BloombergAsia Stocks Set to Climb After Fed; Dollar Drops: Markets WrapBloombergMost Asia-Pacific equity markets are poised to follow U.S. stocks higher, while Treasuries rallied and th.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 15th, 2017

Asia stocks pare losses, dollar flounders as lift from Fed, Mnuchin wanes

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian stocks steadied on Thursday after earlier losses, aided by a weaker dollar as markets studied Federal Reserve meeting minutes that indicated both readiness and caution over raising interest rates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 23rd, 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 stocks end week with rally, dollar takes breather

Asian markets headed into the weekend on a positive note Friday, with Tokyo again propelled by the weaker yen but the dollar edged back slightly in the afternoon following its recent surge against global currencies. With traders confident the Federal Rese.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 25th, 2016

Asia Markets: Hong Kong stocks mark 14th straight win as Asian markets rebound

Most Asia-Pacific stock markets chalked up modest gains Friday, following fresh records on major U.S. indexes, stemming two days of declines in the region......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2018

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: Hong Kong, China stocks lead Asian markets higher

Equities in Hong Kong and mainland China led gains in the Asia-Pacific region Tuesday, though stocks in Malaysia and Australia fell to begin the new year......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 2nd, 2018