Markets


World Stocks Mixed as Dollar Regains Footing After Slide

World stocks were mixed Wednesday following a sharp correction in the dollar that sapped investor enthusiasm. European shares were uneven in early trading. Germany’s DAX rose 0.1 percent to 11,554.09…

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Global Stocks Sink Amid Brexit Worries

Global stocks fell further Tuesday after Britain said Prime Minister Theresa May will announce London plans to withdraw completely from the European Union. Germany’s DAX index lost 0.7 percent to…

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Asian Shares Mostly Lower Amid Brexit Worries

Asian shares were mostly lower Monday amid worries about Britain’s exit from the European Union. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 lost 1.0 percent to 19,095.24. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 added 0.5 percent…

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Asian Stocks Mixed After China Data Released

Asian stock markets were mixed on Friday as disappointing Chinese trade data dented already bleak investor sentiment following U.S. President-elect’s Donald Trump’s news conference. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index gained 0.8…

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Asian Shares Mixed After Trump Offers Scant Policy Details

Asian shares were mixed Thursday following President-elect Donald Trump’s press conference. Trump offered scant details on policies, disappointing investors hoping for a clearer sense of his plans for trade and…

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U.S. Stock Indexes Edge Mostly Lower in Afternoon Trading

A steep slide in pharmaceutical companies pulled U.S. stock indexes mostly lower in afternoon trading Wednesday. The health care sector slumped after President-elect Donald Trump said the government needs to…

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