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Archive US: Trading

  • *Healthcare, financials lead Wall St higher. NEW YORK, Nov 9- U.S. stocks rallied on Wednesday, in a dramatic rebound from overnight losses fueled by the stunning victory of Republican Donald Trump as investors snapped up stocks in sectors that appeared poised to benefit from the policies of a Trump presidency. If you want to be positive you can say at face value his...

  • *Long bonds underperform, 30- year yields highest since July 2013. NEW YORK, Nov 9- U.S. 30- year Treasury yields rose to more than nine-month highs on Wednesday, bolstered by expectations that U.S. Republican Trump stunned the world by soundly defeating heavily favored Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in Tuesday's presidential election, ending eight years of...

  • *Dollar rises, Mexico peso down after hitting lifetime low. *Asia slumps, Europe and U.S. New York, Nov 9- U.S. stocks on Wednesday clawed back the losses suffered overnight as investors digested Donald Trump's surprise win in the U.S. presidential election, while the Mexican peso was battered.

  • Nov 9- The election of Donald Trump as U.S. president puts new pressure on automakers and other manufacturers that have become dependent on open trade with Mexico, and raises the risk they will face higher costs. Shares in Japanese automakers, which also rely on Mexico as a production hub for the U.S. market, slid as well, underperforming the benchmark Nikkei index,...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 9- U.S. stocks futures pointed to a sharply lower open for Wall Street on Wednesday, as a market that had been projecting an election victory by Democrat Hillary Clinton scrambled to recalibrate to an upset win by Republican Donald Trump. Trump campaigned strongly on taxing imports from Mexico and China and building a wall on the southern border for...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 9- U.S. stock index futures were sharply lower early on Wednesday but well off overnight lows, as a market that had been anticipating an election victory by Democrat Hillary Clinton scrambled to adjust to an upset win by Republican Donald Trump. "His victory speech helped turn markets a bit," said Brian Jacobsen, chief portfolio strategist at Wells...

  • Nov 9- The election of Donald Trump as U.S. president puts new pressure on automakers and other manufacturers that have become dependent on open trade with Mexico, and raises the risk they will face higher costs. Shares in Japanese automakers, which also rely on Mexico as a production hub for the U.S. market, slid as well, underperforming the benchmark Nikkei index,...

  • *California drug pricing initiative also heading for defeat. *EpiPen maker Mylan soars 8 percent in Tel Aviv. LONDON, Nov 9- Pharmaceutical stocks surged in Europe on Wednesday as Republican Donald Trump's U.S. presidential election win led investors to conclude the threat of tough action on drug pricing had receded.

  • *Asia shares slump, US S&P 500 futures skid in Brexit re-run. LONDON, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar, Mexican peso and world stocks fell on Wednesday as Donald Trump swept to victory in the U.S. presidential election, but fears of a Brexit-style shock that wiped trillions off global markets has failed to materialise so far. "I love this country," Trump said in a victory speech in New...

  • *Asia shares slump, US S&P 500 futures skid in Brexit re-run. LONDON/ SYDNEY, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar, Mexican peso and world stocks began to steady in the European morning on Wednesday, having been hammered overnight as Donald Trump swept to victory in the U.S. presidential election. "I love this country," Trump said in a victory speech in New York.

  • LONDON, Nov 9- Shares in European banks fell on Wednesday after Donald Trump's election victory, reflecting fears of difficulties in raising capital and uncertainty over U.S. legal cases hanging over Deutsche Bank and other regional lenders. Europe's largest lender HSBC fell 2.2 percent, as analysts raised questions about its ability to support its...

  • *California drug pricing move also heading for defeat. LONDON, Nov 9- Pharmaceutical stocks surged in Europe on Wednesday as Republican Donald Trump's U.S. presidential election win led investors to conclude the threat of tough action on drug pricing had receded. Healthcare was the biggest sector gainer in Europe following Trump's win, with the Stoxx 600...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 9- U.S. stock index futures sank in the overnight session into Wednesday as a market that had been expecting a victory by Democrat Hillary Clinton scrambled to adjust to an upset win by Republican Donald Trump. "His victory speech helped turn markets a bit," said Brian Jacobsen, chief portfolio strategist at Wells Fargo Funds Management in Menomonee...

  • *Asia shares slump, US S&P 500 futures skid in Brexit re-run. SYDNEY/ LONDON, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar sank and stocks plummeted in market mayhem on Wednesday as investors faced up to a shock win for Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election that could upend the global political order. "Markets are reacting as though the four horsemen of the apocalypse just rode out of...

  • LONDON, Nov 9- European stock futures fell sharply on Wednesday and were poised for their worst day since the Brexit vote in the UK as global markets were left stunned by the rising possibility of Republican candidate and political outsider Donald Trump becoming the next U.S. Republican Donald Trump edged closer to winning the White House with a series of...

  • *Asia shares slump, US S&P 500 futures skid in Brexit re-run. SYDNEY, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar sank and stocks plummeted in market mayhem on Wednesday as investors faced the real possibility of a shock win by Republican Donald Trump that could upend the global political order. "Markets are reacting as though the four horsemen of the apocalypse just rode out of Trump...

  • TORONTO, Nov 9- Canada's main financial markets regulator said in a notice on Tuesday it would temporarily modify its single-stock circuit breaker trigger levels given the potential for increased volatility on Wednesday. Republican Donald Trump scored a series of shocking wins in battleground U.S. states, most importantly Florida and Ohio, on Tuesday,...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 8- Wall Street supporters of Republican Donald Trump chanted " USA, USA" and clinked glasses on Tuesday as he won the key battleground state of Ohio in a nail-biting presidential election. "No one on Wall Street knows how to price this in," said Steven Chiavarone, associate portfolio manager for Federated Global Investment Management Corp, a fund that...

  • SYDNEY, Nov 9- The U.S. dollar sank and stocks plummeted as mayhem came to world markets on Wednesday as investors faced the possibility of a shock win by Republican Donald Trump that could upend the global political order. Sovereign bonds and gold surged while the Mexican peso went into near free-fall as stations gave North Carolina to Trump.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 8- U.S. stock index futures tumbled on Tuesday as the path to victory for market favorite Hillary Clinton narrowed after Ohio was called for Republican Donald Trump, putting him on a stronger course to win the U.S. presidential election. Trump and Democratic rival Clinton remained in close battles not only in traditional battleground states, but...