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US markets: Turkey’s economic woes continue

Last week’s concerns over the state of Turkey’s economy continue, with markets in both the Asia-Pacific region and Europe showing red across the board Monday. Stocks, too, continue to see red, after Turkey’s financial troubles sparked fear of contagion and the country’s currency took a deep slide. On Friday, the lira temporarily tumbled 20 percent against the U.S. dollar, after

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earnings and data in focus, US-China trade spat intensifies

Richard Drew | AP Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, April 2, 2018. Markets in the Asia-Pacific and European regions were pointing in different directions Thursday, as investors monitored the latest developments in the trade spat between the U.S. and China. On Wednesday, U.S. Treasury yields came under pressure after Beijing announced it would…

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corporate earnings and trade tensions on the agenda

Markets in the Asia-Pacific and European regions were mostly mixed or under slight pressure Wednesday, as trade tensions rumbled on. The U.S. Trade Representative’s office announced Tuesday that the States would begin gathering levies on an additional $16 billion in Chinese goods later this month. It also published a final tariff list that pointed out 279 import product lines, according

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earnings, data and trade concerns in focus

Brendan McDermid | Reuters Traders gather for the IPO of Singapore-based Sea Limited on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 20, 2017. Markets in the Asian-Pacific and European regions were mostly higher on Tuesday, as fresh corporate earnings came out and concerns surrounding trade tensions alleviated somewhat. Brand-new quarterly earnings… Source link

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trade concerns and fresh earnings on the agenda

Investors will be paying close attention Monday to earnings released by Tyson Foods, SeaWorld, Sotheby’s, Marriott, Brighthouse Financial, Etsy, Hertz Global and Weight Watchers. In addition, Softbank published earnings before the bell, and over the weekend, Berkshire Hathaway saw its quarterly operating profit jump 67 percent in its latest corporate report, beating analyst… Source link

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