US dollar falls as markets reassess Fed rate path

US dollar banknotes are shown in this illustration taken, February 14, 2022. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register The US dollar recorded its first weekly decline this month US bets on a rate hike slow the path of aggressive Fed tightening US new home sales soar; Michigan’s … Read more

Stocks dampened inflation expectations due to copper bombardment

S&P futures rise 0.9%, European shares rise 1.5% MSCI global shares eye 2.5% weekly gain Copper falls more than 7% in the week, oil is down 2% German 10-year bond yields fell by 4 basis points LONDON (Reuters) – Global stocks are headed for their first weekly gain in a month, and Wall Street is … Read more

Wall Street ended but still down for the week as volatility rules

Standard & Poor’s suffers biggest weekly percentage drop since March 2020 Markets are closed on Monday for the Juneteenth holiday The Dow Jones is down 0.13%, the S&P 500 is up 0.22%, the Nasdaq is down 1.43%. (Reuters) – U.S. stocks closed modestly higher on Friday but still suffered their biggest weekly percentage decline in … Read more

Price hike week has stocks on track for biggest drop since 2020

Pedestrians reflect in a window in front of a board displaying stock prices on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) in Sydney, Australia, February 9, 2018. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Everyone except the Bank of Japan is hiking Stocks fall as economic risks grow Yen falls as … Read more

Global stocks near new lows in 2022 amid inflation fears

LONDON (Reuters) – Global stocks plunged towards 2022 lows and the Japanese yen fell to levels not seen in nearly a quarter of a century on Monday as sweltering inflation in the United States fueled fears of a more aggressive policy tightening in a large region. Central Bank Week. The significantly higher-than-expected US CPI reading … Read more

Asian stocks outperform US futures and oil gains

A man passes through a screen displaying a chart showing the recent average movements of the Nikkei stock index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, December 30, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Asian stock markets: The Nikkei is up 0.3%, the S&P 500 is up 0.4% … Read more

The US labor market remains strong; Unemployment lists are the smallest since 1969

People line up outside a newly reopened job center for personal appointments in Louisville, Kentucky, US, April 15, 2021. REUTERS/Amira Karod Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Weekly jobless claims drop from 11,000 to 200,000 Continuing claims down 34,000 to 1.309 million Private salaries increase 128000 in May WASHINGTON (Reuters) – … Read more

Stocks fall, bonds fall as German surprise renews inflation fears

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), walks through an electronic board displaying charts (top) for the Nikkei index outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, March 10, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Stocks fluctuated and bonds tumbled … Read more

Oil rises higher, supported by the possibility of a tight market

Technicians stand next to an oil rig at the Oil and Natural Gas Company (ONGC) plant, during a media tour of the plant in the village of Dhamasna in the western state of Gujarat, India, August 26, 2021. REUTERS/Amit Dave Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register EU may strike summit deal … Read more