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  • *Holiday in Japan saps currency markets. LONDON, July 21- The yen and Swiss franc climbed on Monday, supported by safe-haven inflows as European stocks stumbled, while the dollar was pegged back against the euro by subdued U.S. yields. Volumes were light though, due to a holiday in Japan.

  • LONDON, July 21- European equity indexes edged lower on Monday, led by auto stocks after poor sales data from France's Peugeot threw the spotlight on existing concerns about demand from emerging markets.

  • The increasingly deadly conflict between Israel and Gaza- based militants, fighting in eastern Ukraine and new sanctions on Russia over its perceived role in the Ukraine crisis were capping further advances in global equities, with MSCI's emerging index half percent off recent 16- month highs.

  • EDINBURGH, July 21- European stocks fell on Monday, hit by a drop in German stocks as sensitivity to tension in Ukraine mounted. Risk-sensitive shares in the travel and leisure and autos and parts sectors, both down 1 percent, have been under pressure since Thursday, after the Malaysian passenger plane was shot down over Ukraine.

  • *Holiday in Japan saps currency markets. LONDON, July 21- The euro climbed against the dollar on Monday as subdued U.S. yields capped the greenback, while the yen was supported by safe-haven inflows. Volumes, though were light due to a holiday in Japan.

  • SYDNEY, July 21- Most Asian stock markets edged higher on Monday as investors set aside geopolitical concerns for the moment to focus on the generally upbeat flow of U.S. corporate earnings ahead of a host of results due this week. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3 percent, with modest increases for most markets across Asia.

  • SYDNEY, July 21- Asian stock markets inched higher on Monday as investors set aside geopolitical concerns to focus on the generally upbeat flow of U.S. corporate earnings ahead of a host of results due this week. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.13 percent, while South Korea put on 0.4 percent.

  • Stronger earnings from Google, others drive stocks Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 4:10 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Earnings gains from Google, Honeywell and other big U.S. companies drive the stock market to a higher close, wiping out much of its loss from the day before. Markets recovered a day after being rattled by the downing of a passenger jet over eastern Ukraine and Israel's launch of a ground offensive into Gaza.

  • NEW YORK, July 18- U.S. stocks rose on Friday, rebounding a day after the S&P 500 suffered its worst drop since April 10. The three major U.S. stock indexes closed higher for the week. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 123.37 points or 0.73 percent, to end unofficially at 17,100.18.

  • *Obama condemns Russia after Malaysian airliner downed in Ukraine. NEW YORK, July 18- U.S. stocks rose on Friday, rebounding a day after the S&P 500 suffered its worst decline since April 10, with the benchmark index on track to post a modest gain for the week.

  • US stocks move higher as companies post results Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 11:49 AM ET

    NEW YORK— U.S. stocks are moving higher after Google, Honeywell and other big companies report their quarterly results. Markets were recovering a day after being rattled by the downing of a passenger jet over eastern Ukraine and Israel's launch of a ground offensive into Gaza.

  • US stocks rise as companies post results Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 9:53 AM ET

    NEW YORK— U.S. stocks are opening higher after Google, Honeywell and other big companies report their quarterly results. Markets were recovering a day after being rattled by the downing of a passenger jet over eastern Ukraine and Israel's launch of a ground offensive into Gaza.

  • NEW YORK, July 18- U.S. stocks opened slightly higher on Friday, rebounding after the biggest one-day decline for the S&P 500 since April 10, though the index remained on track for a negative week.

  • NEW YORK, July 18- U.S. stocks were poised for a slightly higher open on Friday, after the S&P 500 suffered its worst decline since April 10 and was on track for a second straight weekly decline, ahead of data on consumer sentiment.

  • NEW YORK, July 18- U.S. stock index futures rose modestly on Friday, putting the S&P 500 on track to bounce from its biggest decline since April 10, ahead of data on consumer sentiment.

  • *Ericsson surges after earnings to provide support. EDINBURGH, July 18- European stocks fell on Friday, extending losses made late in the previous session after a passenger plane was shot down over eastern Ukraine, stoking tensions between Russia and the West.

  • Hong Kong shares fall, Sands China slides Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 4:09 AM ET

    HONG KONG, July 18- Hong Kong shares ended lower on Friday, tracking losses in global markets after the downing of a Malaysian Airlines plane over Ukraine sent investors scurrying into defensive assets. The Hang Seng Index closed down 0.3 percent at 23,454.79 points.

  • European shares fall as downed plane hits sentiment Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 3:40 AM ET

    EDINBURGH, July 18- European stocks fell on Friday, extending losses made late in the previous session after a passenger plane was shot down over eastern Ukraine, fuelling tensions between Russia and the West. Airline stocks such as Deutsche Lufthansa and Ryanair were 1.5 percent lower, as major travel companies rerouted flights to avoid Ukranian airspace.

  • HONG KONG, July 18- China shares were slightly higher on Friday, as outperforming property developers and the consumer staples sector trimmed gains in the afternoon. The CSI300 of the leading Shanghai and Shenzhen A-share listings rose 0.3 percent.

  • How the Dow Jones industrial average did Thursday Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 5:07 PM ET

    Stocks finished sharply lower Thursday as investors worried about an escalation of tensions between Russia and the West following the downing of a passenger plane in eastern Ukraine.