Tag: nikkei 225

Japan’s Nikkei Falls Into Bear Market Territory

Japanese stocks were back in bear market territory on Wednesday, as investors poured into the safety of the yen amid global economic instability. The benchmark...

China’s Manufacturing Recession Keeps Markets Under Pressure

Global stock and energy markets were under pressure on Monday after a benchmark purchasing managers’ index showed China’s manufacturing sector contracted sharply in January,...

USD/JPY Approaches One-Year Low amid Market Turmoil

Japanese yen’s status as a global safe-haven was bolstered Friday, pushing the USD/JPY to nearly one-year lows following another rout in the Chinese equities...

European Stocks Follow Wall Street Lower

European stocks plunged on Thursday after oil price volatility resulted in a sharp selloff on Wall Street the day before, a sign global economic...

Global Stocks Plunge amid Rout in Chinese Markets

European stocks plunged on Monday and American futures fell more than 1% after a fresh sell-off in China shaved nearly 7% off the Shanghai Composite...

European Stocks Edge Higher on ECB Stimulus Hopes

European stocks advanced on Friday in a choppy day of trade, as investors remained hopeful that the European Central Bank (ECB) would expand its stimulus...

US Dollar, Gold Rise after Paris Attacks

Global safe havens rose on Monday, as investors turned to risk-off trading following the terrorist attacks in Paris on Friday. More than 120 people were...

Asian Stocks Close Mixed ahead of Fed Decision

Asian stocks closed mixed on Wednesday, as investors turned cautious amid weak energy prices ahead of the Federal Reserve rate decision. Tokyo’s Nikkei Index led...

Chinese Stocks Decline Sharply in Volatile Session

Chinese stocks fell sharply on Wednesday, posting their biggest drop in a month amid speculation that the equities rally of October had gone too...

Global Stocks Falter after China Export Slowdown

Asian and European stocks declined on Tuesday after government data showed another fall in Chinese exports, signaling that global demand remained weak at the...

Global Stocks Extend Rally following Fed Minutes

Global stocks extended their rally on Friday, following Wall Street higher after the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s September policy meeting played to expectations...

Shanghai Composite Index Surges as Mainland Markets Reopen

Chinese stocks surged on Thursday, with the Shanghai Composite Index playing catch up with global equities after mainland markets reopened from a week-long National...

Asian Stocks Plunge as Growth Woes Persist

Asian stocks sold off on Monday, with Chinese shares experiencing their worst volatility in a month as concerns about the health of the global...

Oil Rally Comes to an Abrupt End

Oil prices were back on the defensive Thursday after weak Japanese trade figures dimmed the global growth outlook despite a bigger than expected drawdown...

World Markets Slide on Disappointing China Data

Global stock markets declined Monday, while energy prices also fell after weak Chinese industrial production and investment data underscored Beijing’s challenge in reaching its 2015...