Indexes DAX

  • NEW YORK, Dec 19- Global stock markets added to gains after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sounded an optimistic tone about the U.S. labor market on Monday, weighing on safe-haven assets like the Japanese yen and U.S. Treasuries that had risen after the shooting death of Russia's ambassador to Turkey. U.S. stocks initially slipped after the release of...

  • *Traders eye Fed's Janet Yellen speech. *Italy's Monte dei Paschi bank shares fall 10 percent. NEW YORK, Dec 19- U.S. stocks opened higher, pushing up a gauge of global market indexes on Monday, as investors continued to be bullish on equities ahead of a speech from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen with oil prices and the dollar both little moved.

  • Wall Street hit record highs and the dollar rose to a 14- year peak last week, tempting investors to cash in and book some pre-holiday profit as the last full trading week of the year got underway. Bank stocks were among the biggest fallers in Europe following two weeks of strong gains on the back of rising bond yields. Germany's DAX and France's CAC were down 0.1 and...

  • Wall Street hit record highs and the dollar rose to a 14- year peak last week, but as the last full trading week of the year got underway investors chose to take some of those chips off the table. The profit-taking spread to Europe, where bank stocks were among the biggest fallers following two weeks of strong gains on the back of rising bond yields.

  • TOKYO, Dec 19- Asian shares slipped to four-week lows on Monday as the prospect of higher U.S. interest rates and a strong dollar stemming from the incoming Trump Administration's purported policies of cutting taxes and spending heavily threatened to suck capital out of emerging markets. Spread-betters see a rise of about 0.1 percent in the main indexes...

  • *France, German elections seen as major risks. However, after a tumultuous year featuring shock results in both Britain's referendum on European Union membership and the U.S. presidential election, neither index is expected to fulfill earlier predictions for gains in 2016, nor are they seen regaining 2015' s all-time highs next year. Political uncertainty...

  • LONDON, Dec 7- European shares climbed on Wednesday, with the regional banking index hitting an 11- month peak after Credit Suisse announced further costs cuts and Italian banks surged towards their best two-day run since 2012.. Italian banks rose 2.5 percent, with Reuters exclusively reporting Italy was preparing to take a 2 billion euros controlling stake...

  • *Oil snaps rally that followed OPEC meeting. TOKYO, Dec 7- Asian shares rose on Wednesday as investors covered short positions and looked to the coming policy meeting of the European Central Bank for comfort after a referendum defeat tipped Italy into political turmoil. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.25 percent while...

  • *Italy's PM Renzi to quit after heavy referendum defeat. NEW YORK, Dec 5- U.S. stocks rose on Monday on strong economic data while currency and bond investors shrugged off Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's resignation, following voters' rejection of his constitutional reforms. "It was a neutral day in Europe because neither the far right nor the far left made...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 5- Financial shares and strong oil prices bolstered U.S. stocks on Monday while currency and bond investors shrugged off Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's resignation, following voters' rejection of his constitutional reforms. The Italian referendum stoked worries about Italy's political stability and its banking system, but U.S.

  • LONDON, Dec 5- European stocks and the euro rose on Monday, battling back as investors bet that Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's resignation after voters rejected his constitutional reforms would not trigger a snap election in Italy. But there was no relief for Italian bonds or banks, which bore the brunt of investor fears that a fresh bout of political turmoil in...

  • *Asia ex- Japan, Nikkei post weekly gains. SINGAPORE, Dec 2- Asian shares joined Wall Street and Europe in surrendering some recent gains on Friday, retreating on the possibility of faster-than-expected U.S. interest rate increases that boosted 10- year U.S. Investors in Europe remain nervous ahead of a constitutional referendum in Italy and a presidential...

  • *OPEC deal sends oil prices soaring. *$2 trillion global bond rout since U.S. election. LONDON, Dec 1- Oil swept to a six-week high on Thursday, lifting energy shares in its slipstream, after OPEC agreed to cut crude output to clear a glut, while bond yields rose on prospects that resulting inflationary pressures will lead to higher interest rates.

  • TOKYO, Nov 28- The dollar and U.S. bond yields fell on Monday as investors reversed a "Trumpflation" trade that has gripped markets since the U.S. elections, after oil prices slid on fears that producer countries meeting this week could fail to agree an output cut. Brent crude futures last traded at $47.13 per barrel, down slightly on the day, after having fallen by as...

  • LONDON, Nov 25- European shares edged lower in early trading on Friday, with weaker oil prices hurting energy stocks and Italian lenders dragging down European banking index. Britain's FTSE 100, Germany's DAX and France's CAC were down 0.1 to 0.3 percent. Italian banks dropped 0.8 percent on lingering concerns ahead of a referendum vote on Dec. 4 that could...

  • *Asia ex- Japan, Nikkei set for weekly gains. SINGAPORE, Nov 25- Asian stocks advanced on Friday as the Thanksgiving break in the United States helped slow a relentless surge in the dollar that has sucked capital out of most emerging markets. European markets, however, are poised for a more lacklustre start, with financial spreadbetter CMC Markets expecting...

  • *Prospects of China, U.S. inflation buoy industrial metals. *Crude oil little changed amid OPEC meeting uncertainty. Spreadbetters saw a mixed opening for European stocks, forecasting a slightly lower open for Britain's FTSE, a marginally higher open for Germany's DAX and a flat start for France's CAC.

  • *Prospects of China, U.S. inflation buoy industrial metals. *Crude oil little changed amid OPEC meeting uncertainty. Spreadbetters saw a mixed opening for European stocks, forecasting a slightly lower open for Britain's FTSE, a marginally higher open for Germany's DAX and a flat start for France's CAC.

  • *Crude oil little changed amid OPEC meeting uncertainty. TOKYO, Nov 24- Most Asian stock markets fell on Thursday as upbeat economic data strengthened the prospect for higher U.S. interest rates, while the dollar's bull run continued as U.S. bond yields hovered near multi-year highs. Japanese stocks swam against the tide and rose to a near 11- month high as the yen...

  • *Crude oil little changed amid OPEC meeting uncertainty. TOKYO, Nov 24- Most Asian stock markets fell on Thursday as upbeat economic data strengthened the prospect for higher U.S. interest rates, while the dollar's bull run continued as U.S. bond yields hovered near multi-year highs. Japanese stocks swam against the tide and rose to a near 11- month high as the yen...