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A tale of two markets: Why are stocks and bonds diverging as coronavirus spreads?

Stocks are at records, the job market is booming and coronavirus worries have subsided. But the bond market is flashing warning signs fo.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 14th, 2020

Global stocks tumble, bonds rally on downbeat Fed outlook

Global equity markets fell sharply on Thursday in their worst sell-off since markets crashed in March, while safe-haven assets rose after the Federal Reserve's sobering outlook cast doubt on hopes for a V-shaped recovery from the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2020

Stocks slide, bonds rally on downbeat Fed outlook

The safe-haven Japanese yen and Swiss franc gained on Thursday while a gauge of global equity markets fell the most in seven weeks after the Federal Reserve's sobering outlook cast doubt on hopes for a V-shaped recovery from the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2020

Stocks slide, bonds rally on downbeat Fed outlook

The safe-haven Japanese yen and Swiss franc gained on Thursday while a gauge of global equity markets fell the most in seven weeks after the Federal Reserve's sobering outlook cast doubt on hopes for a V-shaped recovery from the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2020

Stocks drop as virus recovery looks distant

Stock markets fell and bonds were in demand on Thursday as worries grew about a second wave of coronavirus infections......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 14th, 2020

Stocks drop as virus recovery begins to look distant

Stock markets fell and bonds were in demand on Thursday as worries grew about a second wave of coronavirus infections and a dour assessment from the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve dashed hopes for a quick economic recovery......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 14th, 2020

Stocks slide as dire economic outlook weighs

World stock markets fell on Thursday, while bonds and the dollar held on to hefty gains, after a coronavirus-driven plunge in U.S. retail sales and factory production and increasing gloomy economic outlooks for Asia......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2020

Coronavirus worries and strife: Investors fear markets not out of woods despite big rally

After a brutal meltdown, some investors have been wading back into U.S. stocks. But others are wary of another leg down as the coronavirus spreads and its economic impact is difficult to predict......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 29th, 2020

Worry, problems and strife: Investors fear markets not out of woods despite big rally

After a brutal meltdown, some investors have been wading back into U.S. stocks. But others are wary of another leg down as the coronavirus spreads and its economic impact is difficult to predict......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 29th, 2020

Europe Markets: European stocks climb and Italian bonds rally after ECB asset-purchase plan

European stocks climbed in early action Thursday after the European Central Bank surprised markets by unveiling a major asset-purchase program to combat the financial difficulties caused by the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 19th, 2020

Dollar surges, stocks fall as ECB fails to stop panic

The dollar surged, bonds plunged and global markets struggled to find their footing on Thursday as the European Central Bank's latest promise of stimulus provided only brief solace while the world struggles to contain the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2020

Oil bond spreads widen sharply as crude price tumbles; ExxonMobil bonds are most heavily traded

Spreads on bonds issued by oil companies widened sharply in active trade on Monday, as a more than 22% decline in crude prices and the continuing spread of the coronavirus caused global markets to crater. Exxon Mobil's 3.095% .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2020

Cruise stocks sink after the US warns Americans to stay away

Cruise stocks plummeted Monday, in a rout that stood out even among the broader decline in equity markets, after the U.S. warned Americans to stay away from cruise ships as the coronavirus spreads......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 9th, 2020

US stocks plunge 7% as oil crash shakes financial markets

Global stocks tumbled and investors sought cover in US government bonds after a crash in the price of oil rocked financial markets already reeling from the spiralling impact of coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2020

World stocks sink on coronavirus shock, oil price crash

Global share markets plunged on Monday as panicked investors fled to the safety of bonds and the yen to hedge the economic trauma of the coronavirus, while oil plunged more than 30% after Saudi Arabia opened the taps in a price war with Russia......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 9th, 2020

Stocks tumble, bonds surge on virus fears

U.S. stocks tumbled as volatility sparked by the spread of the coronavirus continued to grip financial markets. Treasury yields sank to record lows, and haven assets surged. The S&P 500 fell more... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 6th, 2020

World stocks succumb to virus fears, Treasury yields hit record lows

Global stock markets tumbled and government bonds rallied on Friday as disruptions to business from the spreading coronavirus epidemic worsened, stoking fears of a prolonged economic slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 6th, 2020

Bitcoin Rebounds as Coronavirus-Infected Stocks Get Jolt From Fed, BOJ

Bitcoin jumped the most in two weeks Monday, surging alongside U.S. stocks amid speculation that the Federal Reserve and other central banks will support markets as the coronavirus spreads......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMar 2nd, 2020

Asian markets extend falls as coronavirus spreads

The rout in world stocks deepened on Monday, with investors rattled by weekend data from China that showed its fastest ever contraction in factory activity, raising fears of a global recession from the coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 1st, 2020

Asian stocks slide deeper as pandemic fears grow

Oil and Asian share markets extended losses on Thursday as the rapid global spread of the coronavirus kept investors on edge and seeking safety in gold and bonds......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 26th, 2020

Asian stocks extend losses as pandemic fears grow

Oil and Asian share markets slipped on Thursday, struggling to find a footing as the rapid global spread of the coronavirus left investors on edge and seeking safety in gold and bonds......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 26th, 2020