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Global stocks ride high as "risk-on" reigns supreme

World shares and bond yields rode a renewed surge in risk appetite on Tuesday as investors turned optimistic about U.S.-China trade talks and cheered Washington's deal to avoid another government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 12th, 2019

"King dollar" reigns supreme in world of slowing growth, European risks

The dollar surged to nearly 17-month highs on Monday against a basket of major currencies as investors sought out the liquid and high-yielding asset against a backdrop of global growth worries and rising political risk in Italy and Britain......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 12th, 2018

"Powell Throws In The Towel": Gold, Global Stocks Soar, S&P At All Time High As Yields Tumble

Risk assets, safe haven.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 20th, 2019

Global stocks tumble as bond markets sound U.S. recession warning

Investors ditched shares on Monday and fled to the safety of bonds while the Japanese yen hovered near a six-week high as risk assets fell out of favor on growing fears about a U.S. recession, sending global yields plunging......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 24th, 2019

Stocks tumble, bonds rally as U.S. recession risk flashes "amber"

Investors dumped shares on Monday and fled to the safety of bonds while the Japanese yen hovered near a six-week high as risk assets fell out of favour on growing worries about an impending U.S. recession, sending global yields plunging......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 24th, 2019

Rising U.S. bond yields hit global markets, Asian stocks fragile

Asian shares were fragile on Friday after benchmark U.S. Treasury yields surged to a seven-year high and strong economic data fanned concerns about inflation and the risk of faster-than-expected interest rate rises......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 4th, 2018

Rising U.S. bond yields hit global markets, Asian stocks wobble

Asian shares wobbled on Friday after benchmark U.S. Treasury yields surged to a fresh seven-year high and strong economic data fanned concerns about inflation and the risk of faster-than-expected interest rate rises......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 5th, 2018

Second dramatic day for global stocks ends on high note

A wild Christmas week ride in global markets continued on Thursday as stocks rallied from significant losses to post gains for the day......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 27th, 2018

Global stocks up on Asia push, muted Wall St. eyes Fed minutes

World stocks rose on Wednesday, hitting a four-month high on hopes for progress in trade talks between the United States and China, and a supportive backdrop from major central banks also helped push risk assets higher......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 20th, 2019

Global stocks rise on U.S.-China trade hopes; oil up again

An index of stocks across the globe hit a more than four-month high on Wednesday on hopes for progress in trade talks between the United States and China, and a supportive backdrop from major central banks also helped push risk assets higher......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 20th, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold ekes out a gain to notch another finish at a more than 6-year high

Gold prices recover earlier losses Thursday to score a modest gain and another finish at a more than six-year high, on the back of haven-related buying spurred on by risks to the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 15th, 2019

US Futures Slide, Yields Plunge After China Spurn Trump, Vows Retaliation

For the 4th day in a row the pattern of a stronger risk open following by a sharp drift lower in both asset prices and yields has re-emerged, much to the frustration of BTFDers. Global stocks opened for trading on the ri.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 15th, 2019

Stocks, oil plunge on growing signs of global slowdown

Equity markets tanked and oil prices fell sharply on Wednesday after a closely watched bond indicator pointed to the growing risk of a U.S. recession that was heightened by data showing Germany's economy in contraction and China's worsening......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 14th, 2019

Stocks, oil tank on growing signs of global slowdown

Equity markets tanked and oil prices fell sharply on Wednesday after a closely watched bond indicator pointed to the growing risk of a U.S. recession that was heightened by data showing Germany's economy in contraction and China's worsening......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 14th, 2019

Wall Street slips on political tensions, recession fears

U.S. stocks slipped on Monday as political tensions around the world and fears that a prolonged U.S.-China trade war would push the global economy into recession sapped risk appetite......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 12th, 2019

Metals Stocks: Gold edges higher as trade-war worries continue

Gold futures edge higher Monday, trading near a six-year high above $1,500-an-ounce set last week, as the U.S.-China trade battle continues and global investors focus on political demonstrations in Hong Kong......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 12th, 2019

Rush into U.S. bonds curbs global stock markets; gold touches 6-year high

Investors rushed into the safety of U.S. government bonds on Wednesday, muting a broad stocks rally as fears of a global recession grew......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 7th, 2019

Rush into U.S. bonds curbs global stock markets; gold touches six-year high

Investors rushed into the safety of U.S. government bonds on Wednesday, muting a broad stocks rally as fears of a global recession grew......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 7th, 2019

Rush into U.S. bonds sinks global stock markets; gold touches six-year high

A rush into the safety of U.S. government bonds smothered a broad rally in global stocks Wednesday as spiraling fears of a global economic recession gripped markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 7th, 2019

Wall Street eases from record highs as tech drags; Fed meeting eyed

U.S. stocks retreated from record highs on Monday, weighed by technology shares ahead of high profile earnings including that of Apple, which will test the impact of trade tensions on global growth, ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy-setting meeting......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 29th, 2019

Stocks Soar To Record Highs As Corporate Profits Hit 8 Year Lows

GDP beat, record high stocks, tumbling VIX... but corporate profits are weakest since 2011, global bond yields are at record lows, and d.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 26th, 2019