Asian shares near 1-1/2 week highs, Bitcoin recoups losses
April 19, 2021
NEW YORK (Reuters) Asian shares hovered near 1-1/2 week highs on Monday helped by expectations monetary policy will remain accommodative the world over, while COVID-19 vaccine rollouts help ease fears of another dangerous wave of coronavirus infections.
April 8, 2021
Asia shares loiter as S&P futures climb fresh peak
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets lagged on Thursday as U.S. stock futures nudged to another record high after the Federal Reserve underlined its commitment to keeping policy super loose even as the economy enjoys a rapid recovery.
April 7, 2021
Asian shares climb to three-week highs on vaccine optimism, dollar retreats
SYDNEY/NEW YORK (Reuters) -A gauge of Asian shares climbed to three-week highs on Wednesday as investors eyed the upcoming earnings season for further signs of a global economic recovery, while the dollar slipped to a two-week low.
March 26, 2021
Asian shares rebound, US-China tensions overshadow economic optimism
TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares bounced back from a three-month low on Friday thanks to a late-day rally on Wall Street as optimism about the global economic recovery was overshadowed by rising tensions between the West and China.
March 25, 2021
Asian shares wobble in volatile trade as China tech selloff weighs
TOKYO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Asian equities bounced between gains and losses on Thursday as a selloff in Chinese technology shares due to concerns they will be de-listed from U.S. bourses and worries about a semiconductor shortage rattled some investors.
March 5, 2021
Surging bond yields push Asian shares to one-month lows
NEW YORK/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian stocks skidded to one-month lows on Friday as rising U.S. Treasury yields again rattled equity investors while hoisting the dollar to a three-month high, which in turn dragged the Japanese yen.
February 15, 2021
Asian shares hit all-time highs, oil rises on Middle East tensions
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares advanced to record highs on Monday as successful coronavirus vaccine rollouts globally raise hopes of a rapid economic recovery amid new fiscal aid from Washington, while oil prices rose on heightened tensions in the Middle East.