Indian shares outperformed on Thursday while the rest of region declined on uncertainty over when the Federal Reserve may taper its stimulus program.» Read More
European shares closed higher on Friday, despite investors' caution ahead of the Federal Reserve's meeting next week.
Asian stock markets extended the previous day's rally after the latest batch of economic data from China boosted regional confidence.
Alan Davies, Chief Executive, Diamonds & Minerals at Rio Tinto expects double digit growth in China's fashion jewellery sector, boosting demand for diamonds.
Indian equities outperformed on Thursday after the nation's new central bank governor unveiled steps to liberalize financial markets, but caution over a reduction in the Federal Reserve's stimulus capped gains in the rest of Asia.
Japan's benchmark index led Asian stocks higher on Tuesday as dollar-yen flirted with the key 100-level while better-than-expected manufacturing data in Europe and China lifted confidence in the global economic recovery.
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Asian equities followed global stock markets lower on Wednesday amid escalating worries over a potential U.S. military strike against Syria.
Asian stocks closed mostly higher on Friday, tracking gains in global equity markets as upbeat manufacturing data offset fears about a reduction in U.S. monetary stimulus but Chinese shares bucked the trend ahead of earnings results next week.
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Mining stocks slipped on Tuesday, as weak earnings from BHP Billiton and Glencore Xstrata sent the sector lower. Analysts said miners were now the cheapest they have been in 30 years, and were set to bounce back when interest rates begin rising.
Henry Dixon, fund manager at Matterley Asset Management, tells CNBC that commodity stocks look interesting now because they are as cheap relative to the market as you can find.
most central bankers have been trying to pour cold water on the idea that they would be raising rates any time soon. But the German Bundesbank apparently didn't get the memo.
European shares closed higher on Wednesday after euro zone growth data beat expectations, but gains were kept in check by U.K. stocks.
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China's benchmark index shot up to a seven-week high on Monday, boosting Asian stocks across the board on optimism that the world's second-largest economy may be stabilizing, but Japan bucked the trend after weak growth data.
European shares closed higher on Friday, boosted by mining stocks which received a lift from broadly positive Chinese data, as well as a strong performance from European bank stocks.
China's benchmark index outperformed Asia on Friday to end the week in positive territory after a raft of economic data painted an upbeat picture of the world's second largest economy.
European shares closed higher on Thursday following better-than-expected trade numbers from China, signaling tentative signs of an economic recovery.
Jeff Largey, head of metals and mining research at Macquarie Group, says strength of iron ore and Chinese steel production is encouraging Rio Tinto investors.
John Meyer, analyst at SP Angel, tells CNBC that mining company Rio Tinto has shown a comfortable set of numbers.