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Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher after strong results

28-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Friday after reports of strong US earnings, as investors watched the inter-Korean summit. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai [...]
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Asian markets mixed as investors consider latest earnings

27-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian share benchmarks were mixed on Thursday as investors digested the latest quarterly corporate earnings. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 index climbed [...]
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Asian shares advance as US bond yields push dollar higher

25-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday as a surge in US bond yields pushed the value of the dollar higher against other major currencies. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s [...]
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Asian shares mostly lower, tracking tech sell-off on Wall St

24-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Monday following Friday’s steep slide in technology shares on Wall Street. Markets had only a muted reaction, if any, to North [...]
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Most Asia markets fall, with tech firms hit again

24-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly fell Monday with technology firms extending last week’s sharp losses, following another plunge in Apple as investors fret over the once-lucrative [...]
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Asian markets fall in line with Wall St as tech firms take a hit

21-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets mostly fell Friday as investors struggled to maintain the previous day’s positive momentum following losses on Wall Street, with technology firms tracking [...]
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Asian shares fall back on trade worries, tech outlook

21-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares fell back Friday after a major supplier to Apple forecast continued weak demand for mobile devices. A warning by the head of the IMF over the potential for trade [...]
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Asian markets rally as energy firms track oil surge

20-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets enjoyed another day of gains Thursday as energy firms tracked a surge in oil prices, while fears over Syria and a possible China-US trade war eased. Fresh hopes [...]
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Asian markets make strong gains, thanks to earnings and easing tensions in Korea

20-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Marketwatch | 6:00 AM

Asian equities Wednesday largely built on gains in the US and Europe the day before, but small-cap Chinese stocks continued to lag behind on concerns about trade and the [...]
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Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains for 2nd day

19-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher on Wednesday after Beijing added to a swelling trade dispute with Washington by hiking tariffs on US sorghum. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asian Stocks to Follow US Higher; Bonds Steady: Markets Wrap

19-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Asian equities headed for a higher start after strong earnings from some industry heavyweights lifted US equities. Treasuries were little changed and the dollar edged higher. [...]
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IMF sees emerging Asia as top global growth engine

19-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The IMF said Tuesday it remains upbeat about the economic prospects of emerging Asia, labelling the region “the most important engine of global growth” despite [...]
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Asian markets rise as Wall St, N Korea provide positive lead

19-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets climbed Wednesday following a rally on Wall Street as easing trade and Syria concerns allowed investors to concentrate on earnings and upbeat data, while fresh [...]
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Asia markets mostly up after forecast-beating China growth

18-Apr-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets failed Tuesday to hold on to early gains following news that China’s economy grew more than expected in the first three months, with trade and [...]
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Asian shares up, oil down as Syria fallout seen limited

17-Apr-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Asian share markets were mixed and oil prices fell on Monday as relief US-led strikes on Syria looked unlikely to escalate was tempered by concerns at Russia’s [...]
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