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Brent logs worst weekly loss in a year as China virus fears swell

Crude prices sank more than 2% on Friday and Brent logged its biggest weekly decline in more than a year as concerns that a coronavirus will spread farther in China, the world's second-largest oil consumer, curbing travel and oil demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2020

Oil drops more than 2%, approaches weekly loss on China virus fears

Crude prices fell more than 2% on Friday and headed for a steep weekly decline over concerns that the coronavirus will spread farther in China, the world's second-largest oil consumer, curbing travel and oil demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2020

Oil drops more than 2%, heads for weekly loss on China virus fears

Crude prices fell more than 2% on Friday, heading toward $60 a barrel and a steep weekly decline over concerns that the coronavirus in the world's second-largest oil consumer China will spread farther, curbing travel and oil demand......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 24th, 2020

Oil suffers its worst week of the year as trade fears linger

Oil limped to its worst weekly loss of the year as tensions lingered over how the trade feud between the world’s top economic super powers will hit demand......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 24th, 2019

Oil suffers its worst week of the year as trade fears linger

Oil limped to its worst weekly loss of the year as tensions lingered over how the trade feud between the world’s top economic super powers will hit demand......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 24th, 2019

Stocks end lower, post weekly loss, as coronavirus spread fans fears of global slowdown

Stocks ended broadly lower Friday, leaving major indexes with weekly losses. Analysts tied weakness to worries about the spread of COVID-19 outside China and the potential impact on global economic growth and supply chains. The Dow Jones Industria.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch9 hr. 4 min. ago

Wall St. hits record highs as virus fears ease

Wall Street set record-closing highs for the Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 as investors cheered signs that the worst of China's coronavirus scare could be behind us. Conway G. Gittens has the market action......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2020

Commodities Corner: Copper prices may still have more to lose, even after touching a nearly 3-year low

An economic slowdown in China following the spread of the new coronavirus, and the potential loss of demand for copper, pulled prices for the industrial metal to its lowest in almost three years. Some analysts say the worst may be yet to come......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 7th, 2020

China"s Zhejiang to prioritize restarts at key exporters, manufacturers after virus lockdown

China's eastern province of Zhejiang, the second worst-hit by the coronavirus epidemic, will push major exporters, listed companies and key manufacturers to be the first to return to work after the extended Lunar New Year holiday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 5th, 2020

Oil prices rebound from China virus slump amid gingerly recovery across markets

Oil prices rose on Tuesday, matching moves in other financial markets as investors regained calm after Monday's sharp sell-off on fears of the impact of the China coronavirus on demand for fuel sent crude to its lowest level in more than a year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2020

Oil prices rebound from China virus slump amid ginger recovery across markets

Oil prices rose on Tuesday, matching moves in other financial markets as investors regained calm after Monday's sharp sell-off on fears of the impact of the China coronavirus on demand sent crude to its lowest level in more than a year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 3rd, 2020

Virus fears wipe $393 billion off China"s stock market despite government support moves

Investors erased $393 billion from China's benchmark stock index on Monday, sold the yuan and dumped commodities as fears about the spreading coronavirus and its economic impact drove selling on the first day of trade in China since the Lunar New Year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 3rd, 2020

Virus worries wipe $420 billion off China"s stock market

Investors erased $420 billion from China's benchmark stock index on Monday, sold the yuan and dumped commodities as fears about the spreading coronavirus and its economic impact drove selling on the first day of trade in China since the Lunar New Year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 3rd, 2020

Shanghai stocks hit by $370 billion wipeout as virus fears pound Chinese markets

Chinese stock and commodity markets fell heavily at the open on Monday, in the first trading session after an extended Lunar New Year break, as investors dumped risky assets in response to rising fears about the spread of a new virus across China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 3rd, 2020

Asian shares set for rough ride on virus fears, eyes on China

Asian markets are set for another bumpy ride on Monday on fears about the hit to world growth from the rapidly spreading coronavirus, with all eyes on China where trading resumes following the Lunar New Year break......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 2nd, 2020

Chinese markets tumble on coronavirus fears

Chinese stock and commodity markets fell heavily at the open on Monday, in the first trading session after an extended Lunar New Year break, as investors dumped risky assets in response to rising fears about the spread of a new virus across China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 2nd, 2020

Asian shares set for rough ride on virus fears, China in focus

Asian markets are set for another bumpy ride on Monday on fears about the hit to world growth from the rapidly spreading coronavirus, with all eyes on China where trading resumes following the Lunar New Year break......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 2nd, 2020

Investors brace for ugly start to post-holiday trade in China

Investors are bracing for a potential plunge in Chinese markets on Monday when onshore trade in stocks, bonds, yuan and commodities resumes following the Lunar New Year break and a steep global selldown on fears about the spread of a new virus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 2nd, 2020

Global shares slump on China virus economic concerns, gold gains

Global equity markets posted their biggest weekly and monthly loss since August on Friday as growing concerns about the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak in China sapped risk appetite and lifted the safe-haven Japanese yen and Swiss franc......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2020

Oil slides as virus outbreak shakes economic growth predictions

Oil prices fell on Friday and were on track for a fourth straight weekly loss on mounting worries about economic damage from the coronavirus that has spread from China to around 20 countries, killing more than 200 people......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2020

Oil falls as virus outbreak shakes growth predictions

Oil prices fell on Friday, on track for a fourth straight weekly loss, on mounting worries about economic damage from the coronavirus that has spread from China to around 20 countries, killing more than 200 people......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2020