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Asian shares aim for second week of gains amid virus scare

Asian shares inched higher on Friday, on course to post the second straight week of gains, helped by hopes governments will make provisions to soften the impact on their economies from the coronavirus epidemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2020

Asian shares hover around three-week highs on Chinese support measures

Asian shares reversed earlier losses on Monday and moved back toward a three-week top as Chinese efforts to cushion the blow from a coronavirus outbreak cheered investors, although Japanese stocks faltered amid growing recession risks......»»

Category: topSource: reuters6 hr. 59 min. ago

Asian shares ease off three-week highs as virus fears return

Asian shares stepped back from three-week highs on Monday as investors weighed the near-term hit on global growth from a fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak in China, although expectations of further policy stimulus helped stem losses......»»

Category: topSource: reuters8 hr. 29 min. ago

Rally in stocks runs out of steam as coronavirus toll climbs

A mid-week rally in Asian share markets halted on Friday and oil prices steadied as the growing death toll and economic damage from a new virus spreading from China curbed further gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 6th, 2020

Wall Street rebounds from virus fears

U.S. stocks rallied on Monday, helped by gains in heavyweight technology shares and surprise strength in U.S. manufacturing activity, following a sharp selloff last week sparked by concerns about fallout from a virus out of China. Yahaira Jacquez reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 3rd, 2020

U.S. factory strength helps Wall St. rebound from coronavirus fears

U.S. stocks rallied on Monday, helped by gains in heavyweight technology shares and surprise strength in U.S. manufacturing activity, as stocks rebounded after a sharp selloff last week sparked by concerns about fallout from a virus out of China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 3rd, 2020

Global stocks hover near seven-week lows as virus fears hit China markets after holiday

A gauge of global stocks hovered near seven-week lows on Monday as Asian stocks plunged on their first trading day after a long break, amid fears the coronavirus epidemic would hit Chinese demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 3rd, 2020

Global shares hit seven-week lows as virus fears savage China"s markets

World shares sank to their lowest in seven weeks on Monday, dragged down by a plunge in Asian stocks on their first trading day after a long break on fears the coronavirus epidemic would hit demand in China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 3rd, 2020

Asia shares struggle for footing after rough virus-scarred week

Asian share markets fought to regain their footing on Friday as investors clutched at hopes China could contain the coronavirus, even as headlines spoke of more cases, mounting deaths, flight suspensions and production pauses at factories......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2020

Asian shares turn red as Hong Kong tumbles on China virus

Asian shares erased earlier gains on Wednesday, swinging into negative territory as a spike in new Chinese virus cases sent Hong Kong stocks tumbling and fueled fears about the economic impact of the outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 29th, 2020

Asian stocks rise as Apple drives tech gains, virus worries ease

Asian shares rose on Wednesday as better-than-expected Apple Inc earnings drove some regional tech gains although broader confidence was capped by worries about the economic impact of China's virus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 28th, 2020

Markets: Airbus boosts Europe amid virus nerves

After Asian shares continued to crumble on coronavirus fears, Europe got an early - if short-lived - boost from Airbus. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 28th, 2020

Stocks hold steady but virus anxiety lingers as millions travel for Lunar New Year break

Asian shares steadied on Friday in holiday-thinned trade for the Lunar New Year, despite fears that a new coronavirus from China could spread rapidly as millions of people travel over the week-long break......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2020

Shares hold ground as China virus fears persist; euro hits seven-week low after ECB

Asian shares held their ground on Friday as trade slowed for the Lunar New Year, despite investors fears that a new coronavirus in China could spread faster as millions of people would be traveling over the week-long holiday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2020

Asian stocks bounce as investors welcome China virus response

Asian stock markets recovered ground on Wednesday as China's response to a virus outbreak tempered some fears of a global pandemic, although Shanghai shares initially slipped amid worries about a hit to domestic demand and tourism......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 22nd, 2020

China stocks tumble on virus outbreak, but regional markets steady

Asian stock markets bounced on Wednesday as China's response to a virus outbreak tempered fears of a global pandemic, although Shanghai shares slipped amid worries about a hit to domestic demand and tourism......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 22nd, 2020

China virus sends shiver through markets as risks mount

Global shares took a beating on Tuesday, wiping out all gains made at the start of the week as mounting concerns about a new strain of coronavirus in China sent a ripple of risk aversion through markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2020

Asian shares down from 18-month top; oil steady after U.S. strikes

A broad gauge of Asian share markets fell on Monday as investors consolidated gains after scaling 18-month highs last week, while oil was steady after the U.S. carried out air strikes on an Iranian-backed Shi'ite Muslim militia group in Iraq and Syria......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 29th, 2019

Asian shares hit 18-month top in festive cheer; oil, gold hold gains

Asian shares jumped to an 18-month high on Friday while gold and oil prices stayed buoyant in a holiday-shortened week, as investor optimism was boosted by hopes a U.S.-China trade deal would soon be signed......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 26th, 2019

Asia Markets: Asian markets little changed as Brexit fears temper Wall Street’s optimism

Asian shares were mixed Wednesday after record highs on Wall Street amid investor optimism about an interim U.S.-China trade deal announced last week were tempered by fresh worries of a hard Brexit......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 17th, 2019

Asian shares up as investors cheer "phase one" Sino-U.S. trade deal

A broad gauge of Asian share markets hit nearly eight-month highs on Monday after the United States and China agreed a preliminary trade deal, and amid policy-easing hopes in Australia, but profit-taking and caution over the deal's details capped gains......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 16th, 2019