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Asian shares lower as investors mull earnings, yields weigh

03-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares were mostly lower Friday as investors evaluated the latest earnings reports while worries about rising US bond yields weighed on sentiment. KEEPING SCORE: [...]
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Asian markets mostly up as dollar holds gains after Fed

02-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets mostly rose on Thursday, kicking off February on a positive note after recent losses, while the dollar ticked up on expectations the Federal Reserve will [...]
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Asian markets mixed after Fed keeps rate unchanged

02-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets were mixed on Thursday with Tokyo stocks higher as the yen weakened against the US dollar. Chinese markets declined after the US Federal Reserve left its [...]
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Asian stocks mixed after Wall Street’s sharp decline

01-Feb-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian stocks were mixed Wednesday after Wall Street recorded its biggest decline since August. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.7 percent to 3,462.29 while [...]
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Asia stocks track Wall Street lower amid investor caution

31-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Trading floors across Asia were awash with red on Tuesday tracking a slump in global markets, as investors took profits following recent rallies and awaited a deluge of [...]
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Asian shares lower, tracking modest pullback on Wall Street

31-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Asian shares skidded Tuesday following Wall Street’s biggest loss in more than four months. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index lost 1.4 percent to 23,286.05 [...]
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Asian markets surge following Wall Street records

30-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Asian markets surged Monday as investors tracked last week’s record-breaking end on Wall Street, where the three major indices all hit fresh highs. The rally comes [...]
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Asian Stocks Set to Advance, Adding to Record High: Markets Wrap

30-Jan-2018 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

A pedestrian walks past an electronic stock board outside a securities firm in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday, January 20, 2016. Japanese stocks plunged into a bear market amid a [...]
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Dollar under more pressure as US economy cools

27-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The dollar retreated once more on Friday as a Donald Trump-inspired surge petered out and the US reported slowing economic growth. European stock markets rebounded, while oil [...]
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Pacific Rim trade pact makes step toward new deal without US

Pacific Rim trade pact makes step toward new deal without US

26-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Leaders of countries in a Pacific Rim trade pact rejected by President Donald Trump are welcoming progress on a final agreement to press ahead without US, saying it shows a [...]
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Dollar drops as US talks currency down

25-Jan-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The dollar retreated against major rivals on Wednesday, with the euro reaching a three-year high, as US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin reportedly told reporters in Davos [...]
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Global stocks slip on renewed jitters over trade friction

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

Global stocks mostly fell on Friday and the dollar weakened on concerns about conflict over trade after the US imposed tariffs on some imports. KEEPING SCORE: France’s [...]
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Asia markets rally extends as earnings season approaches

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

Tokyo and Hong Kong led another rally across Asian markets on Tuesday, extending a global advance at the start of 2018 with traders optimistic heading into the earnings [...]
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Asian shares rise on global growth hopes, US shutdown’s end

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

Asian stock markets posted strong gains on Tuesday, as an upbeat forecast for global economic growth and the end of the US government shutdown helped lift sentiment. KEEPING [...]
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Asia markets muted as traders take stock from latest rally

23-Jan-2018 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Most Asian markets traded lower on Monday as investors kept an eye on political developments in the US after a government shutdown began last week. Japan’s Nikkei 225 [...]
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