Sat, 12 Jan 2019 07:52
World stocks end strong week on tepid note
Stock markets in Europe and the United States slipped on Friday after several days of gains as investors took a breather in the absence of fresh news on trade talks between Beijing and Washington.
Sat, 01 Dec 2018 04:56
US stocks end strong week as Microsoft overtakes Apple
US stocks finished a banner week on a positive note on Friday amid hopes of a US-China trade detente, as Microsoft overtook Apple in market value.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 14:47
Tokyo's Nikkei end week with rally on trade hope
Tokyo stocks surged Friday on hopes of a potential breakthrough in the long-running US-China trade dispute, topping out a strong week.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 15:01
Asian markets down after strong run as Wall St fails to inspire
Most Asian markets fell Thursday, with investors unable to build on another record close on Wall Street, instead taking profits after a strong week.
Sat, 03 Dec 2011 00:00
Wall Street posts strong week
New York - A rally early this week pushed major US stock indices up more than 7 per cent over the past seven days, despite a flat trading session Friday that left markets little changed.