Asian markets tumble, following Wall Street’s lead


Asian stock markets tumbled in early trading Tuesday, following Wall Street’s worst day of the year as trade tensions between the U.S. and China grew even worse. Japan’s Nikkei NIK, -2.03%   sank 1.9%, while South Korea’s Kospi 180721, -0.62%   fell 1% and Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 XJO, -2.49%  Read More →

Asian markets fall, following Wall Street’s lead


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 →

Asian markets pull back, following Wall Street’s lead


Asian shares were mostly lower Friday after a slide on Wall Street as investors nervously watched the U.S.-China trade talks in Washington. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 NIK, -0.27%   slipped 0.3% in morning trading. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 XJO, +0.43%   gained 0.4% while South Korea’s Kospi SEU, -0.30%   fellRead More →