Morning Bid: Asia’s economic spotlight shines on giants China, Japan

A man wearing a protective mask, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past an electronic board displaying stock market data outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, February 25, 2022. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 15 (Reuters) – A look at the day ahead in Asian markets … Read more

US stocks advance, Treasury yields rise following strong economic data, Fed resolve

NEW YORK, Aug 3 (Reuters) – Wall Street advanced and Treasury yields touched two-week highs on Wednesday as abating geopolitical concerns, robust economic data and generally upbeat corporate earnings fed investor risk appetite. All three major US stock indexes were higher, and benchmark 10-year Treasury yields gained ground. Economic data showed an unexpected acceleration of … Read more

World stocks edge higher for sixth day of gains, dull business activity hits euro

MSCI World index flat US stock futures point to lower Wall Street open Euro down vs dollar, but eyes best week in 1 month LONDON/TOKYO, July 22 (Reuters) – Global stocks were marginally higher on Friday, eyeing a sixth day of gains as European markets rose, while weak euro zone business activity data hit the … Read more