Canadian Market Down In Negative Territory At Noon
Business sentiment in New Zealand improved strongly at the start of the year from a record low in December, as the shock of November's interest rate hike and recession worries eased in the economy, though the mood remained gloomy about the outlook amid intense inflationary pressures and the prospect of more policy tightening by the central bank, survey results from ANZ showed on Friday.
RTTNews | 5h 36min ago
Preliminary estimates for the fourth quarter growth of the Spanish economy and lending data for the euro area are the key data releases on the closing day of this trading week.
RTTNews | 6h 50min ago
Markets in Europe are expected to open on a firm note on Friday and add to Thursday's gains as markets weigh the latest growth data from the U.S. as well as the health of the corporate sector.
RTTNews | 7h 30min ago
Despite positive cues from Wall Street and Asian markets, Indian shares are drifting lower on Friday after opening marginally down.
RTTNews | 8h 39min ago
Asian stock markets are trading mostly higher on Friday, following the broadly positive cues from global markets overnight, as some upbeat U.S. economic data, including stronger than expected GDP growth and a more than expected surge in economic activity in the fourth quarter, helped to allay fears of an economic slowdown. However, it raised concerns about the outlook for interest rates.
RTTNews | 10h 9min ago
Higher SGX Nifty, the overnight strong close on Wall Street, and fairly steady Asian markets point to a positive start for Indian shares on Friday.
RTTNews | 10h 49min ago
The Japanese stock market is slightly higher on Friday after briefly slipping in to the red, recouping the losses in the previous session, with the benchmark Nikkei 225 staying below the 27,400 level, following the broadly positive cues from global markets overnight, with gains in exporters and financial stocks.
RTTNews | 11h 26min ago
The Thai stock market has moved lower in three straight sessions, sinking more than a dozen points or 0.7 percent in that span. The Stock Exchange of Thailand now rests just above the 1,670-point plateau although it may stop the bleeding on Friday.
RTTNews | 12h 11min ago