Asian markets fall as trade-deal uncertainty returns

2019-07-02

Asian markets retreated in early trading Wednesday, as the afterglow of last weekend’s trade-truce announcement gave way to uncertainty that a deal will actually be made anytime soon. Peter Navarro, President Donald Trump’s top trade adviser, said Tuesday that talks between the U.S. and China were headed in a “veryRead More →

Asian markets fall, led by Hang Seng’s slide

2019-06-12

Asian markets fell in early trading Thursday, following losses on Wall Street and turmoil in Hong Kong. Stocks fell sharply in Hong Kong after protesters and police clashed throughout the previous day and night. At least 79 people were injured, Hong Kong officials said. Demonstrators were protesting a potential newRead More →

Woodford Patient Capital shares fall 1.7% By Reuters

2019-06-12

© Reuters. Woodford Patient Capital shares fall 1.7% LONDON (Reuters) – Shares in Woodford Patient Capital Trust (WPCT), Woodford Investment Management’s only listed fund, fell 1.7% at the open on Wednesday after the Financial Times reported it may drop Neil Woodford as manager. Woodford Investment Management suspended its flagship 3.7Read More →

Asian markets fall, following Wall Street’s lead

2019-05-28

Asian markets fell in early trading Wednesday, following losses on Wall Street as the trade war between the U.S. and China showed no signs of thawing. With a lull in economic releases closer to home, investors digested President Donald Trump’s comments that the country was “not ready” for a tradeRead More →

Home prices fall to a fresh 4-year low, Case-Shiller says

2019-02-26

iStockphoto Row of colorful homes in Issaquah, Washington. The numbers: The S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city index rose a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in December compared to November and was 4.2% higher compared to a year ago. That was the slowest pace of annual growth since November 2014. What happened: Home priceRead More →