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Asian stocks trail global equities lower, US CPI in focus By Reuters

© Reuters. A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past an electronic board displaying Nikkei Index charts (top) outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, on March 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon By Stella Qiu and Alun John BEIJING/HONG KONG (Reuters) – Asian stocks followed a selloff in global equities on …

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Freeport LNG plant fire will weigh on global supply: these are the stocks to watch

A fire on Wednesday knocked out one of the largest liquefied natural gas export plants in the United States for at least three weeks, putting pressure on LNG markets already struggling with a supply shortage. The outage led to a divergence in LNG prices in the United States and Europe, with European energy markets already …

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Stocks fall as sentiment dips on rate fears and yields rise

Investors cautious ahead of ECB meeting and US CPI data White House expects next inflation numbers to be high Crude hits 13-week high on rising US demand Global growth concerns sap investment sentiment NEW YORK, June 8 (Reuters) – U.S. and European stocks fell on Wednesday as prospects for a rate hike dampened sentiment, while …

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Stocks firm ahead of rate meetings, crude hits $120 By Reuters

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A man walks past a screen displaying a graph showing recent average movements in Nikkei stock outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan December 30, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo 2/2 By Huw Jones LONDON (Reuters) – Stocks, the dollar and crude oil strengthened on Monday as investors positioned themselves for more …

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Asian stocks are buoyed by US futures, oil climbs

A man walks past a screen displaying a graph showing recent average movements in Nikkei stock outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 30, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Asian scholarships: Nikkei adds 0.3%, S&P 500 futures rise 0.4% Euro hits 7-year high against yen ahead of …

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US stocks make solid gains despite bleak Microsoft outlook and hawkish Fed

U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, brushing aside Microsoft’s latest gloomy corporate earnings forecast as well as comments from Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Lael Brainard suggesting the central bank could continue aggressive rate hikes through september. The S&P 500 gained 1.8 on Thursday after a tough start to trading, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite rose 2.7%. …

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Live stock market news updates: Stocks mixed as investors weigh on Microsoft’s outlook

U.S. stocks struggled to find their bearings in another choppy session on Thursday amid renewed worries about the economy and a weak outlook from market leader Microsoft (MSFT) which weighed on tech peers. The S&P 500 fell 0.2%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 150 points, or 0.5%. The tech-heavy Nasdaq was an outlier, …

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Stocks fall on fears of a Fed rate hike and Hurricane Dimon

Dow Jones futures rose overnight, as did S&P 500 and Nasdaq futures. The stock market rally retreated again on Wednesday as hot labor data raised the prospect of bigger rate hikes, while JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon warned of an economic “hurricane”. Major indexes pared their losses somewhat as the Federal Reserve saw slower growth across much …

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