Home > Asian Shares Highest Since September

Business
Asian Shares Highest Since September

Description

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares hit 6-1/2-month highs on Friday after upbeat U.S. data and optimism in the tech sector lifted Wall Street stocks, helping calm some of the jitters sparked by the Federal Reserve’s cautious outlook on the world’s biggest economy. FILE PHOTO: A man looks at an electronic stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, October 1, 2018. REUTERS/Toru Hanai MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3 percent, led by 0.5 percent gains in the info tech sector, while Japan’s Nikkei bucked the trend and lost 0.2 percent.

Added on the 22/03/2019 06:26:18 - Copyright : Wochit

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • Relieved By Fed's Slow Creep, Asian Stocks Rise

    Asian shares edged closer to 14-month highs on Friday, but the dollar was on the defensive as investors grew more convinced that the Federal Reserve is settling into a phase of very gradual interest rate hikes. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was steady and within sight of its highest levels since July 2015 that it hit in early September.

    23/09/2016 - Wochit
  • Asian Shares Wobble On Trade, Political Tensions

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares got off to a shaky start on Monday as investors were cautious ahead of a closely-watched Federal Reserve meeting, while political tensions in the Middle East and Hong Kong kept risk-appetite in check. FILE PHOTO: A man looks at an electronic board showing the Nikkei stock index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, January 7, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan opened slightly lower and was last little changed, while Japan’s Nikkei average stood flat.

    17/06/2019 - Wochit
  • Asian shares tumble after Trump throws US-China trade deal into jeopardy

    US President Donald Trump has shocked investors by threatening to sharply raise tariffs on Chinese imports. In a pair of tweets on Sunday, Trump said that import duties on some $200 billion worth of Chinese goods would be raised from 10% to 25% this Friday, and that the punitive tariff would also be imposed on other products "shortly". The sudden move comes just days after Washington said the ongoing trade talks with Beijing were going well.

    06/05/2019 - France 24 EN
  • Asian Shares Down After Trump Vows Tariff Hike

    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Asian equities tumbled, oil prices plunged and the safe-haven yen strengthened early on Monday as trade negotiations between China and the United States deteriorated suddenly, reversing apparent progress made in recent months. FILE PHOTO - An investor sits in front of a board showing stock information at a brokerage office in Beijing, China, December 7, 2018. REUTERS/Thomas Peter U.S.

    06/05/2019 - Wochit
  • Asian Shares Up

    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Asian shares rebounded on Monday after strong U.S. first-quarter economic growth boosted the S&P 500 index to a record high, and the recovery was also supported by data showing profits at Chinese industrial firms grew for the first time in four months. FILE PHOTO: An investor looks at an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Shanghai, China September 7, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo/File Photo Still nagged by uncertainty over the outlook for the global economy, investors were awaiting a meeting of the U.S.

    29/04/2019 - Wochit
  • Asian Shares Fall From Highs

    TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares slipped on Thursday after losses on Wall Street but trade was subdued as investors awaited business surveys in Europe and largely stayed on the sidelines ahead of the long Easter weekend holiday. FILE PHOTO: A man looks at an electronic board showing the Nikkei stock index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, January 7, 2019. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan lost 0.2 percent, reversing course after brushing its highest since late July 2018 early in the trading session.

    18/04/2019 - Wochit

More videosBusiness

Watch video of Shares Of Blue Apron Dipped To An All-time Low. The Meal-kit Subscription Dropped To $1.81 Per Share On Tuesday. The Company Has Faced Increasing Pressures From Competition, Like HelloFresh. Big Companies Like Walmart And Amazon Entering Its Space. In March, Walmart Announced It Was Launching Its Own Line Of Meal Kits. The Company Has Struggled To Attract New Customers And Retain Old Ones Since Going Public Last June. - Blue Apron Shares Drop To A New Low - Label : Wochit -
Business

Blue Apron Shares Drop To A New Low

03/04/2018 21:21:24