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Asia stocks edge up on easing Syria tensions; focus on earnings, China GDP

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asia stocks edged higher on Tuesday, tracking Wall Street gains as the focus shifted to corporate earnings and looming economic data from China amid signs Western-led strikes on Syria weren't likely to escalate......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 16th, 2018

Asia stocks edge up on easing Syria tensions; focus on earnings, China GDP

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asia stocks edged higher on Tuesday, tracking Wall Street gains as the focus shifted to corporate earnings and looming economic data from China amid signs Western-led strikes on Syria weren't likely to escalate......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 16th, 2018

Asia stocks track Wall Street rise, U.S.-EU meet keeps trade in focus

Asian stocks rose modestly on Wednesday, supported by upbeat Wall Street earnings and hopes China's government spending would boost growth but trade tensions remained in focus ahead of a meeting between the U.S. and European Commission presidents......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 25th, 2018

Asia stocks track Wall Street gains, U.S.-EU meet keeps trade in focus

Asian stocks were higher on Wednesday, supported by strong Wall Street earnings and hopes China's government spending would boost growth but trade tensions remain in focus ahead of a meeting between the U.S. and European Commission presidents......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 24th, 2018

Asia stocks waver after China data, earnings in focus

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asia stocks wavered on Tuesday after data showed both hot and cold patches in the Chinese economy, but losses were limited as investors turned their focus to corporate earnings from Syria......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 17th, 2018

US Futures, European Stocks Slide As Trade Fears Return

US equity futures and European markets fell after a mixed session in Asia as a better than expected start to earnings season was overshadowed by resurfacing trade tensions between the U.S. and China amid a federal investigation into Huawei Tec.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 17th, 2019

Asian stocks on edge over escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions

Asia shares recouped early losses and crept higher on Tuesday as China made a fresh attempt to stabilize its stock markets, but the gains looked fragile amid fears of a sharp escalation in the U.S.-China trade war......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 30th, 2018

Asia stocks edge higher but Saudi tensions limit advance

Asian stocks rose modestly on Tuesday, gaining a firmer footing after a week of heavy losses, although cooling factory-gate inflation in China and increasing tensions between Saudi Arabia and the West have capped gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 16th, 2018

Asia stocks retreat; weakness in China outweighs NAFTA trade optimism

Asian stocks handed back earlier gains and fell on Thursday, with Chinese markets fixed firmly on risks from the China-U.S. trade war and taking little comfort from an apparent easing in business tensions in North America and Europe......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 30th, 2018

Asia stocks edge up after G7; summit, central bank meetings eyed

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asia stocks shook off initial modest losses and edged up on Monday ahead of a U.S.-North Korea summit that might ease regional tensions, while investors also started to focus on key central bank meetings later this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 10th, 2018

Europe Markets: European stocks close higher as earnings take center stage

European stock markets rose for a second straight session on Wednesday, as geopolitical tensions and concerns over a potential U.S.-China trade war continued to fade and focus instead turned to the corporate earnings season......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 18th, 2018

Asia Markets: China recovers to join the advance across Asian stock markets

Tuesday’s strength in U.S. and European stocks extended to Asia early Wednesday, with strong gains helped by additional indications of easing tensions on the Korean Peninsula. China’s leading index was an early exception but finished higher......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 18th, 2018

Europe Markets: European stocks head higher as earnings take center stage

European stock markets rose for a second straight session on Wednesday, as geopolitical tensions and concerns over a potential U.S.-China trade war continued to fade and focus instead turned to the corporate earnings season......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 18th, 2018

Asia Markets: Asian markets make strong gains, with the exception of China

Tuesday’s strength in U.S. and European stocks extended to Asia early Wednesday, with strong gains helped by additional indications of easing tensions on the Korean Peninsula. But China sat it out the run higher......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 18th, 2018

Asia Markets: Asian markets make strong gains, thanks to earnings and easing tensions in Korea

Tuesday’s strength in U.S. and European stocks extended to Asia early Wednesday, with strong gains helped by additional indications of easing tensions on the Korean Peninsula......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 17th, 2018

Global stocks turn higher on upbeat corporate earnings

Asian shares were mixed but mostly flat Tuesday, amid persisting worries over trade tensions between China and the U.S. Overnight, investors registered relief that air strikes on Syria were contained and unlikely to escalate......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 17th, 2018

U.S. stocks edge downward as Wall Street takes a pause

Wall Street's main indexes fell slightly on Thursday as support from better-than-feared U.S. GDP data was countered by concerns about earnings and U.S.-China trade relations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2019

Bond Report: Treasury yields climb as global stocks bounce higher on China tariff-deadline delay

Treasury prices fall on Monday, pushing yields higher, as assets perceived as risky bounced higher on easing trade tensions and top-level support for the country’s financial sector......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 25th, 2019

Wall Street edges higher on Amazon, Walmart gains; trade talks in focus

U.S. stocks inched higher on Tuesday, led by Amazon and upbeat earnings from Walmart, while investors focused on the latest round of trade talks between the United States and China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 19th, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian markets pause from strong run with U.S.-China trade talks in focus

Asian stocks were mostly lower on Thursday as China and the U.S. kicked off two days of trade negotiations in Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Asian stocks edge up, U.S. futures rise on hope for no U.S. govt. shutdown

Asian shares edged up on Tuesday as investors hoped a new round of U.S.-China trade talks would help to resolve a dispute that's dented global growth and some corporate earnings......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 11th, 2019