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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

Asia shares turn cautious before earnings, U.S. crude crushed

Caution gripped Asian share markets on Monday amid expectations a busy week of corporate earnings reports and economic data will drive home the damage done by the global virus lockdowns, while a glut of supply sent U.S. crude spiraling to 20-year lows......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 20th, 2020

Asia shares turn cautious, U.S. crude crushed

Caution gripped Asian share markets on Monday amid expectations a busy week of corporate earnings reports and economic data will drive home the damage done by the global virus lockdown, while a glut of supply sent U.S. crude spiraling to 20-year lows......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 20th, 2020

Europe Markets: European equities fight for gains amid continued U.S. virus concerns

European stocks struggled for direction as a new week began on Monday, as investors continued to focus on rising coronavirus infection rates in the U.S. and as global cases surged past 10 million......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 29th, 2020

Europe Markets: European stocks wobble amid virus concerns and as Wirecard shares plunge

Stocks in Europe moved between gains and losses on Monday, on worries the spread of coronavirus will force countries to limit or reverse their lockdown-easing measures......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 22nd, 2020

Japan shares reach 10-week high, look past Sino-U.S. tension

Asian shares crept ahead on Tuesday following an upbeat session in Europe and further gains in U.S. stock futures as investors looked past Sino-U.S. trade tensions to a re-opening world economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 25th, 2020

Asian shares reverse early gains, eyes on China-U.S. trade relations

A gauge of Asian stocks pared early gains on Monday amid souring relations between China and the United States, with Hong Kong shares extending losses on mounting fears about future stability in the city......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 24th, 2020

Asia shares, oil rally on vaccine hopes, euro at two-week highs

Asian shares jumped on Tuesday and oil extended gains on optimism the global economy would recover quickly following a successful early-stage trial of a coronavirus vaccine, while the euro hovered near a two-week top......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 18th, 2020

Asia shares make cautious gains, oil and gold jump

Asian shares crept ahead on Monday and oil prices hit a five-week high as more countries re-opened their economies stirring hopes the world was nearer to emerging from recession......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2020

Asian shares gain on signs lockdowns could ease

Most Asian shares made gains while U.S. stock futures fell on Tuesday amid choppy trade as a renewed decline in oil prices partially offset optimism about the easing of coronavirus-related restrictions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 28th, 2020

Asian shares make cautious gains, capped by fresh oil woes

Most Asian shares ground higher while U.S. stock futures fell on Tuesday amid choppy trade as a renewed decline in oil prices partially offset optimism about the easing of coronavirus-related restrictions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 28th, 2020

Asia shares turn quietly cautious, U.S. crude crushed

Caution gripped Asian share markets on Monday on expectations a busy week of corporate earnings reports and economic data will drive home the damage done by the global virus lockdown, while a glut of supply sent U.S. crude spiraling to 20-year lows......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 20th, 2020

Asia shares off to cautious start, U.S. crude slides

Caution gripped Asian share markets on Monday on expectations a busy week of corporate earnings reports and economic data will drive home the damage done by the global virus lockdown, while U.S. crude prices took an early spill......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 19th, 2020

Stocks give up meager gains as virus anxiety prevails

Asian shares and Wall Street futures fell on Wednesday in the first trading session of the quarter as the coronavirus pandemic and the prospect of a global recession tore through investor confidence......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 1st, 2020

Asia Markets: Asian shares slide despite hopes Trump administration will produce coronavirus aid

Stocks were mostly lower in Asia on Wednesday despite gains on Wall Street on hopes the Trump administration will act to cushion the economic pain of the virus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 11th, 2020

No relief: stocks slide again on virus fears

European stocks slid for a third day on Friday as virus fears stayed strong, but Asian shares, though down on the day, did manage to eke out a gain for the week. Julian Satterthwaite reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 6th, 2020

Oil extends gains amid optimism for coordinated effort to offset virus

Oil prices extended gains on Tuesday on expectations that central banks are likely to enact financial stimulus to offset the impacts of the coronavirus outbreak and growing optimism that OPEC will order deeper output cuts this week......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 3rd, 2020

Japan shares dive, bond markets bet virus will force rate cuts

Asian shares extended losses on Tuesday amid fears the coronavirus was rapidly mutating into a pandemic that could cripple global supply chains and wreak far greater economic damage than first thought......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 24th, 2020

China firms in $10 billion share sale rush as funding rules eased amid virus worries

Listed Chinese companies are queuing up to issue shares and have already announced plans to raise more than $10 billion in the past week after fundraising rules were relaxed to help ease cash strains caused by the coronavirus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 21st, 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: reutersFeb 16th, 2020

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: reutersFeb 16th, 2020