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Asian shares, Wall Street hold gains after Fed statement

Sep. 22, 2021 21:54 PM EDT

Asian shares were mostly higher on Thursday after the Federal Reserve signaled it may begin easing its extraordinary support measures for the economy later this year. Shares rose in Hong Kong, Shanghai, Australia and Taiwan but fell in South Korea and Malaysia. U.S....

Tech slide pulls S&P 500 down for its 5th straight loss

Sep. 10, 2021 16:47 PM EDT

Wall Street capped a choppy day of trading Friday with another pullback for stocks and the S&P 500's first weekly loss in three weeks. The benchmark index fell 0.8%, its fifth straight decline, and ended 1.7% lower for the holiday-shortened week. That's it's biggest...

Asian shares rebound; Wall St headed for weekly decline

Sep. 09, 2021 22:54 PM EDT

Shares were higher in Asia on Friday as investors stepped up buying despite another decline on Wall Street that kept the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq on track for their first weekly losses in three weeks. Shares rose in Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major markets, bouncing...

Asian shares slip as Fed signals 'downshift' in economy

Sep. 08, 2021 22:34 PM EDT

Shares fell in Asia on Thursday after further losses on Wall Street following a Federal Reserve report showing U.S. economic activity slowed this summer. The report pointed to resurgent coronavirus cases and mounting supply chain problems and labor shortages — woes...

Asian stocks mixed after lackluster day on Wall Street

Sep. 07, 2021 23:22 PM EDT

Stocks were mixed in Asia on Wednesday after Wall Street closed mostly lower as traders returned from the Labor Day holiday. Shares rose in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Shanghai but fell in Seoul and Sydney. Japan's growth for April-June was revised up to...

Stocks end higher on Wall Street, still post weekly losses

Aug. 20, 2021 16:42 PM EDT

Technology companies led stocks broadly higher on Wall Street Friday, though the gains were not enough to erase the market's losses from earlier in the week. The S&P 500 index rose 0.8%, but still posted a weekly loss of 0.6% after two weeks of gains. Even so, the...

Treasury announces auctions to raise $126 billion next week

Aug. 04, 2021 09:25 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department announced Wednesday it will raise $126 billion to finance the government in a series of auctions next week by employing emergency measures to keep from broaching the newly imposed debt limit. The Treasury announcement, part of...

Stocks close higher, capping a 3rd straight week of gains

Jul. 09, 2021 17:00 PM EDT

Bond yields rebounded solidly and stock indexes notched new highs Friday as Wall Street closed out a choppy, holiday-shortened week of trading with the market's third straight weekly gain. The S&P 500 index rose 1.1% to an all-time high for the second time this week....

Asian shares slip after Wall Street retreat, bond yields dip

Jul. 09, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Friday after stocks pulled back from their recent record highs on Wall Street as bond yields fell and investors turned cautious. Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 lost nearly 2%. Shares fell in Seoul, Sydney and Shanghai but rose...

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Jul. 08, 2021 16:33 PM EDT

Stocks pulled back from the record highs they’ve been setting as bond yields continued to fall and investors turned cautious. The S&P 500 fell, with technology, financial and industrial companies taking some of the biggest losses. The yield on the 10-year Treasury...