Morning Notes

 

Stocks Steady as Traders Mull Taper and China Risks

17/09/2021 Asian Stocks and U.S. futures are mixed this morning as risks to the global recovery from China and the prospect of reduced Federal Reserve stimulus subdued sentiment. Iron ore was on track for a record weekly slump and has now halved since it’s May highs....

Asia Stocks Dip Amid China Risks; Oil Extends Gain

16/09/2021 Asian stocks are lower as the debt crisis at China Evergrande Group and Beijing’s latest push to rein in private industries hurt sentiment. An onshore real estate unit of Evergrande , the world’s most indebted developer and one of the biggest financial...

China’s Retail Sales Slows, Economic Activity Cools In August

15/09/2021 Equities markets in Asia-pacific fell on Wednesday as weak Chinese economic data kept investors worried about slowing economic growth globally over a still-dominant pandemic and tapering of central banks' stimulus. Retail sales grew at the slowest pace...

Asian Markets Muted, Dollar Steady Ahead of U.S. Inflation Data

14/09/2021 Equities markets were mixed in Asia on Tuesday morning and the dollar held steady, with traders waiting in anticipation on U.S inflation data coming out this afternoon, 14H30 local time, for more clues on when the Federal Reserve will taper stimulus....

Asia-pacific Shares Pullback After Wall Street Weekly Loss

13/09/2021 Stocks sank in China and Hong Kong on Monday on Beijing regulatory crackdown, while slightly down in Japan and steady in Australia. China’s online platforms have been told to protect the rights of workers in the “gig economy”, furthermore, regulatory...

Asian-Pacific Stock Markets Bounce Despite Wall Street’s Pullback

10/09/2021 Equities markets rallied in Asia on Friday as investors stepped up buying despite another decline on Wall Street that kept the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq on track for their first weekly losses in three weeks. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares ex....

Global Stock Markets Fall On Growth And Tapering Fears

09/09/2021 Asia-pacific markets dropped on Thursday, taking cue from Wall Street, as investors continued to worry about slowing global growth and the potential tapering of central bank stimulus. Today the ECB is in focus, with analysts expecting it to announce steps...

Stocks Climb as Japan, China Gain; Treasuries Dip

07/09/2021 Most Asian stocks rose this morning as Japan extended a rally and traders took heart from indications that the global recovery is weathering challenges from the delta virus variant.Japan’s Nikkei 225 hit 30,000 for the first time since April as an index...

Stocks Climb Aided by Japan; Tencent up 3.69 percent.Morning

06/09/2021 Most Asian stocks rose this morning amid an ongoing rally in Japan sparked by the planned exit of the prime minister and as traders mulled slower U.S. hiring that may delay a reduction in Federal Reserve stimulus.MSCI Inc.’s Asia-Pacific gauge climbed for a...