EghtesadOnline: After ending the past week 3.5% lower, the Tehran Stock Exchange continued to reel under selling pressure on Saturday. Falling global stocks, US-China trade war, declining oil and commodity prices and the effects of US sanctions all weighed on sentiment.
EghtesadOnline: The global stock rally marched ahead to reverse more of this month’s correction as investors took in stride a jump in benchmark Treasury yields. S&P 500 equity-index futures rose, the dollar fell for a fifth day and the yen advanced.
EghtesadOnline: U.S. equity-index futures gained, the dollar edged lower and Treasuries were steady before a key inflation report that may throw more light on the Federal Reserve’s policy path. Stocks in Europe advanced, bolstered by robust economic data.
EghtesadOnline: Investors got a reprieve from the rout in stocks and the worst volatility spike since 2015, with equities rising in Europe and Asia. S&P 500 futures rose, while the dollar and Treasuries fell amid concern President Donald Trump’s budget proposal will drop his party’s goal to balance the budget in 10 years.
EghtesadOnline: Not widely welcomed, but arguably overdue? The sharp sell-off in stocks that started last week and gathered steam this week lacked a specific trigger -- unlike the last time U.S. shares fell this much, which came in the wake of the U.S. losing its AAA sovereign rating at S&P Global Ratings in 2011.
EghtesadOnline: Stocks extended to fresh highs as economic data in China boosted optimism for global growth.
EghtesadOnline: The dollar weakened and equities retreated as investors turned cautious following a seven-week surge for global stocks. Bonds gained with gold while oil fluctuated.
EghtesadOnline: Global stocks were mixed and the dollar and euro traded sideways amid thin trading as investors weighed the latest comments from a Federal Reserve official on the path of U.S. borrowing costs and Mario Draghi’s dovish message to the European Parliament.
EghtesadOnline: Banks led broad gains in global stocks after Janet Yellen said the Federal Reserve doesn’t need to wait for the Trump’s administration’s plans on fiscal stimulus to hike rates. The dollar held gains and bonds dropped.
EghtesadOnline: Japanese stocks fell, taking the momentum out of a global rally after U.S. benchmarks surged to a fresh round of record, while the dollar extended losses as Donald Trump’s national security adviser resigned.