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Asian stocks higher after record Dow close

03-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets advanced Monday after two Wall Street benchmarks hit record highs and investors waited for a US jobs report later in the week for confirmation of optimism [...]
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Tokyo leads Asia up on Wall St high, China data

03-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Reassuring Chinese factory data and another record high for Wall Street lifted world stocks and commodities on Monday, as markets waited to see how far the European Central [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Upbeat China PMI lifts Asia shares and commodities, euro wobbly

03-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Encouraging China factory data and another closing record on Wall Street lifted Asian equities and commodities on Monday, while the euro held recent gains against the dollar [...]
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GLOBAL MARKET-Shares flat on wary growth outlook, but S&P 500 at new high

02-Jun-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Global equity markets traded mostly flat on Friday as fears that growth expectations are too high offset mostly solid economic data, while the dollar eased on the likelihood [...]
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Asia shares mostly down, dollar under pressure

02-Jun-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly fell Friday, with Tokyo hit by a stronger yen and data that showed household spending tumbling after a sales tax hike, while investors await the release [...]
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Asia: Mostly down as investors await data

31-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:05 AM

Asian markets mostly fell yesterday Friday May 30, with Tokyo hit by a stronger yen and data that showed household spending tumbling after a sales tax hike, while investors [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares higher in early trade, dollar inches lower

31-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares rose in early trading on Friday, buoyed by another record close on Wall Street, while the dollar groaned under the pressure of slumping US yields. The S&P [...]
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GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian share gains fizzle, dollar under pressure

31-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares saw their gains unravel on Friday after rising on another record Wall Street close, while the dollar groaned under the pressure of slumping US yields. A similar [...]
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Asia: Mostly lower after Wall Street losses

30-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:38 AM

Asian stock markets were mostly lower yesterday Thursday May 29 as investors took a breather after the previous day’s rally, taking their lead from a retreat on Wall [...]
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Asian shares at one-year high, bonds fly high on ECB hopes

30-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian shares inched up to a one-year high on Thursday while global bond prices surged, pushing their yields to multi-month lows, supported by expectations of easier monetary [...]
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Asia: Upward trend resumes after Wall St record

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:39 AM

Asian markets resumed their upward trend yesterday Wednesday May 28 following another record-breaking close on Wall Street, where strong economic data buoyed sentiment as [...]
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Asian stocks muted by China-Vietnam tensions

29-May-2014 Intellasia | CTV News | 6:00 AM

Falling mining stocks helped push the Toronto stock market lower Tuesday, but the TSX found some lift from financials after Scotiabank posted earnings that beat forecasts. [...]
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Asian Futures Rise on S&P 500 Record as Golds Holds Slump

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks rose, with the regional index heading for the fourth increase in five days, after China reported on industrial profits. Gold slid to a more than 15-week low, [...]
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Asian shares scale one-year highs on brightening US economic prospects

29-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Strong economic data in the United States shored up Asian stocks to one-year highs on Wednesday, with another record close for the S&P 500 underpinning risk appetite and [...]
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Asia: Mostly down on lack of catalysts

28-May-2014 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 7:47 AM

Asian markets mostly fell yesterday Tuesday May 27, retreating from the previous day’s gains, but Tokyo bucked the trend as the yen dipped against the dollar. Tokyo [...]
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