Shares in one of Portugal's main banks, Banco Espirito Santo, were suspended from trading after dropping another 17 percent, Dow Jones reported.
Though inflation pressures remain fairly muted for now, Pimco believes it's time for investors to prepare for what's ahead.
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"All I know is that I disassociate from this," the company's former auditor told CNBC.
Stocks declined Thursday, tracking European shares, on worries about one of Portugal's top banks.
New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to one of its lowest levels since before the 2007-09 recession.
Gold also gained support from India's decision to keep the import duty on gold unchanged at a record 10 percent in the budget, against expectations.
With the stock market recently at all-time highs, it's more attractive to sell than buy, said private-equity billionaire Wilbur Ross.
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Global equity markets slumped Thursday amid concerns over U.S. economic growth and weaker-than-expected data from China and the euro zone.
U.S. stock index futures indicated a sharply lower open, despite relatively dovish minutes from the Fed, amid earnings caution.
European stocks ended the day lower with peripheral stocks leading the declines, as Portugal's PSI 20 Index fell over 4 percent.
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