Asian shares firm after solid US data, tech sector hopes
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 07:55:07 +0530
Asian shares firm after solid US data, tech sector hopes MSCI#39;s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.25 percent while Japan#39;s Nikkei gained 0.3 percent.

Dovish Fed shift lifts Asian shares, dollar nurses losses
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:36:07 +0530
Dovish Fed shift lifts Asian shares, dollar nurses losses The rise in the broad Asian index followed a wobbly session on Wall Street overnight, as growth and trade concerns overcame an initial shift towards more risk-taking sparked by the Fed#39;s dovish shift.

Banks stifle Wall Street rally following dovish Fed statement
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 07:15:11 +0530
Banks stifle Wall Street rally following dovish Fed statement While all three major US stock indexes briefly reversed earlier losses following the Fed statement, only the Nasdaq ended the session in positive territory.

Asian shares hold near six-month high on hopes of dovish Fed
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:42:08 +0530
Asian shares hold near six-month high on hopes of dovish Fed The dollar#39;s index against a basket of six major currencies hit 2 1/2-week low of 96.288 on Tuesday and last stood at 96.390.

Wall Street gives up gains on news of troubled trade talks
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 07:15:06 +0530
Wall Street gives up gains on news of troubled trade talks The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 26.72 points, or 0.1 percent, to 25,887.38, the SP 500 lost 0.37 points, or 0.01 percent, to 2,832.57 and the Nasdaq Composite added 9.47 points, or 0.12 percent, to 7,723.95.

Asian shares steady ahead of Fed meeting; May#39;s Brexit deal in chaos
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 07:22:07 +0530
Asian shares steady ahead of Fed meeting; May#39;s Brexit deal in chaos Japan#39;s Nikkei average dropped 0.5 percent, while Australian stocks eased 0.1 percent.