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Asian shares dip on jitters after North Korea nuclear test

Sep 4, 2017

Asian shares are mostly falling on investor jitters shaken up by a North Korean nuclear test over the weekend

US stocks rise as investors cheer August jobs report

Sep 1, 2017

US stocks rise for the sixth day in a row after a middling August jobs report confirms investors' view that the Federal Reserve probably won't raise interest rates too quickly

Global stocks mostly higher ahead of US jobs data

Sep 1, 2017

Global stock markets remained firm Friday despite slightly worse than expected U.S. jobs data.

Asian stocks mostly higher after rise on Wall Street

Sep 1, 2017

Asian shares are rising following optimism on Wall Street that sent stocks higher, encouraged by a report showing spending by U.S. consumers growing in July, along with wages and salaries

Eurozone inflation picks up but remains below target

Aug 31, 2017

Official figures show that inflation across the 19-country eurozone spiked up to a four-month high of 1.5 percent largely because of higher energy costs

Asian stocks mixed after China factories, Wall Street gains

Aug 31, 2017

Asian stock markets are mixed after Wall Street rose on a stronger estimate of U.S. economic growth and Chinese factory activity improved

Global stocks higher as investors shrug off Korea tensions

Aug 30, 2017

Global stocks recovered their poise Wednesday, a day after Concerns over North Korea's latest missile test, which flew over northern Japan, had stoked another bout of risk aversion across financial markets

Markets Right Now: Tech companies lead stocks back to gains

Aug 29, 2017

US stock indexes recover from early losses to finish slightly higher as industrial and technology companies climb

Tech and industrial companies lead stocks back from losses

Aug 29, 2017

After early losses, US stocks are on track to finish higher as the weakening dollar gives technology and industrial companies a lift

Global stocks in retreat after North Korean missile test

Aug 29, 2017

Global stock markets and the dollar fell sharply Tuesday, as investors were rattled by North Korea's launch of a midrange ballistic missile that crossed over northern Japan and fell into the Pacific Ocean.

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