World Markets Indexes

  • LONDON, Sept 27- Gold fell on Tuesday as the dollar and stocks gained ground on the view that U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton got the better of Donald Trump in their first debate, denting the safe-haven appeal of bullion and bonds. Spot gold was down 0.8 percent at $1,327 an ounce at 1436 GMT, snapping a six-day winning streak. She said trading was in a...

  • TORONTO, Sept 27- Canada's main stock index fell on Tuesday as energy stocks lost ground with lower oil prices, while miners also weighed as gold prices fell and the Philippine government ordered the suspension of 20 more mines for environmental violations. At 10:04 a.m. EDT, the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 55.06 points, or 0.38...

  • Sept 27- Wall Street was higher for the first time in three days on Tuesday as a rise in technology stocks helped offset losses in energy shares. However, oil prices fell 2.8 percent to $46.05 as hopes for a deal to cut output faded. Investors are digesting Hillary Clinton's apparent win over Donald Trump in Monday's first presidential debate.

  • *Kuwait banks gain after cbank says financial system stable. DUBAI, Sept 27- Saudi Arabia's stock index slumped 3.8 percent on Tuesday after the government said it would cut ministers' salaries by 20 percent and scale back financial bonuses and perks for public sector workers under an austerity drive. NCB Capital estimated allowances accounted for about a...

  • NEW YORK— The latest on developments in global financial markets:. U.S. stocks are closing higher, with many of the biggest gains coming in technology and consumer stocks. Major U.S. stock indexes are moving higher in midday trading on Wall Street, but energy companies are lagging the market as the price of crude oil slumps.

  • Sept 27- Wall Street was set to open higher for the first time in three days on Tuesday as investors saw Hillary Clinton as the winner of the first presidential debate with Donald Trump. With just over six weeks until Election Day, some investors see a toss-up contest creating volatility in certain sectors, including health insurers, drugmakers and industrials.

  • Sept 27- U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Tuesday after investors awarded the first presidential debate to Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump. *Oil prices fell about 1.4 percent on Tuesday as hopes for a deal to cut output faded at a producer meeting in Algeria. *Fischer, who has taken a hawkish stance on interest rates, is scheduled to speak at Howard...

  • Sept 27- U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Tuesday after investors awarded the first presidential debate to Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump. *Oil prices fell about 1.4 percent on Tuesday as hopes for a deal to cut output faded at a producer meeting in Algeria. *Fischer, who has taken a hawkish stance on interest rates, is scheduled to speak at Howard...

  • LONDON, Sept 27- Gold fell on Tuesday as the dollar and stocks gained ground on the view that U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton got the better of rival Donald Trump in their first debate. Spot gold was down 0.1 percent at $1,336.82 an ounce at 1039 GMT, snapping a six-day winning streak. ETF Securities analyst Martin Arnold said Clinton came out on top...

  • *Warsaw leads stocks decline again ahead of government reshuffle. BUDAPEST, Sept 27- Central European currencies steadied on Tuesday after a debate of U.S. presidential candidates seemed to strengthen the position of Democrat Hillary Clinton who is regarded as representative of the status quo in U.S. politics. Warsaw's and Bucharest's main index touched...

  • *Asia, European stocks swing higher. *Oil tries to hold latest bounce as OPEC talk swirls. LONDON, Sept 27- World shares swung higher and the Mexican peso surged more than two percent on Tuesday, as investors awarded the first U.S. presidential debate to Democrat Hillary Clinton over Republican Donald Trump.

  • LONDON, Sept 27- European shares rose on Tuesday as Democrat Hillary Clinton was perceived by financial market participants to be the winner of the first U.S. presidential debate, although equities traded off day's highs as energy and banking shares lost ground. The pan-European STOXX 600 index was up 0.14 percent at 340.52 points by 0829 GMT, after hitting an...

  • LONDON, Sept 27- European shares bounced back from a one-week low on Tuesday, mirroring gains in Asia where stocks rose after Democrat Hillary Clinton was perceived by financial market participants to be the winner of the first U.S. presidential debate late on Monday. Many investors appear to see Clinton as the preferred candidate, while few are sure what a Trump...

  • SHANGHAI, Sept 27- China stocks ended modestly higher on Tuesday but trade was thin, with many investors reluctant to stake out fresh positions ahead of a week-long holiday despite a surge in August industrial profits. The first U.S. presidential debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump attracted attention from the investment...

  • TOKYO, Sept 27- Japanese stocks rose on Tuesday in choppy trade, recovering from 7-1/ 2- week lows hit in the morning after sentiment was helped by views that U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton won the debate over her rival Donald Trump. "A Clinton presidency is the lesser of two evils to the financial market," said Akio Yoshino, chief economist of equity...

  • *Spot silver may test support at $18.06/ oz in three months- technicals. BENGALURU, Sept 27- Gold edged lower on Tuesday after equity markets bounced back, hinting that investors were turning to riskier assets in a belief Democrat Hillary Clinton won the first U.S. presidential debate against Republican Donald Trump. I suspect the move subsequent to the first...

  • *Asia stocks ex- Japan swing higher, euro shares to start firm. SYDNEY, Sept 27- Asian shares recovered from an early bout of nerves while the Mexican peso surged on Tuesday as investors awarded the first U.S. presidential debate to Democrat Hillary Clinton over Republican Donald Trump. As early risk aversion faded, MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares...

  • NEW YORK— U.S. stocks rebounded Tuesday and climbed after a survey showed consumer confidence is at a nine-year high, a sign Americans will keep spending in the months to come. U.S. consumer confidence reached its highest level this month since August 2007, according to the Conference Board. Katie Nixon, chief investment officer for Northern Trust, said it's even...

  • *Asia stocks ex- Japan recoup losses, Nikkei swings higher. SYDNEY, Sept 27- Asian shares recovered from an early bout of nerves while the Mexican peso surged on Tuesday as investors awarded the first U.S. presidential debate to Democrat Hillary Clinton over Republican Donald Trump. As early risk aversion faded, MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares...

  • TOKYO, Sept 27- Japanese stocks were down on Tuesday morning, but were off 7-1/ 2- week lows hit in early deals amid some volatility as Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump wound up their first U.S. presidential debate. "Stock investors are cautiously monitoring the currency market to trade in stocks," said Chihiro Ohta, general manager at investment research and...