World shares off record peak; dollar rises
May 1, 2021
NEW YORK (Reuters) World shares fell on Friday, retreating from Thursday's record peak as investors worried about valuations, while the dollar posted its largest daily gain since late February.
April 27, 2021
Asian shares wobble ahead of Fed outcome and earnings
NEW YORK (Reuters) Asian shares fell and U.S. stock futures were steady on Tuesday as caution ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting and a slew of corporate earnings offset growing optimism about the global economic recovery from the COVID-19 blow.
April 21, 2021
Dollar firm as COVID-19 resurgence hits reflation trades
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The US dollar rose on Wednesday from a seven-week low hit overnight, as broad weakness in stock markets triggered by a resurgence of COVID-19 cases in countries from India to Japan fuelled renewed appetite for the safe-haven appeal of the greenback.
April 20, 2021
Asian shares up on China gains but tech worries weigh
BEIJING (Reuters) Asian shares rose on Tuesday, led by a stronger Chinese opening and shaking off the initial drag from tech-driven Wall Street losses, while the dollar stayed at multiweek lows against other major currencies.
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.
April 2, 2021
Asia set to follow US stocks higher as dollar, bond yields ease
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Asian markets were set to open higher on Friday in a holiday-lightened trading session, riding a surge of strong factory data and falling bold yields that pushed U.S. and European benchmark stock indexes to record highs.
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.