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  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- The U.S. dollar fell on Tuesday after Wall Street opened lower, spurring a risk-off move that benefited the safe-haven Japanese yen and Swiss franc against the greenback. The dollar/yen is moving almost tick-to-tick with stocks, "said David Gilmore, partner at FX Analytics. The dollar fell against the yen by 0.71 percent, last trading at 111.99 yen.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- Wall Street stocks tumbled more than 2 percent on Tuesday as disappointing forecasts from industrial bellwethers Caterpillar and 3 M piled on to concerns over Saudi Arabia's diplomatic isolation, Italy's finances and trade-war fears. All the three major Wall Street indexes were trading below their 200- day moving averages, a key technical...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 23- Caterpillar Inc disappointed investors on Tuesday by not raising its 2018 earnings forecast yet again, raising fears that the heavy-duty equipment maker may be signalling a slowdown despite posting better-than-expected quarterly profits. The company kept unchanged the 2018 adjusted profit per share outlook of $11.00 to $12.00 per share,...

  • Smelter outages in Canada and Brazil continue to constrain run rates in the Western World, while structural reform in China is capping output in the world's largest aluminium producing nation. In theory, the potential exists for a re-acceleration in growth in both China and the rest of the world. Aluminium output in the world outside of China grew by 1.9 percent...

  • Smelter outages in Canada and Brazil continue to constrain run rates in the Western World, while structural reform in China is capping output in the world's largest aluminum producing nation. In theory, the potential exists for a re-acceleration in growth in both China and the rest of the world. Aluminum output in the world outside of China grew by 1.9 percent in...

  • Oct 23- Tesla Inc's shares rose nearly 7 percent on Tuesday, after long-time critic and short-seller Citron Research reversed its opinion on the stock to "long" from "short". The change in view comes a month after Andrew Left- led Citron sued Tesla and its Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk, saying Musk fraudulently engineered his since-abandoned plan to take the...

  • The report, published by the European Commission and compiled by a team of scientists led by Heidi Larson, a professor and director of the Vaccine Confidence Project at the London School of Hygiene& Tropical Medicine, found differing trends in vaccine confidence across EU member states. Some including France, Greece, Italy and Slovenia have become more...

  • *McDonald's and Verizon gain on solid Q3 results. Oct 23- Wall Street sank more than 1 percent on Tuesday as disappointing forecasts from industrial bellwethers Caterpillar and 3 M piled on to concerns over Saudi Arabia's diplomatic isolation, Italy's finances and trade-war fears. All the three major Wall Street indexes were trading below their 200- day...

  • Oct 23- McDonald's Corp topped Wall Street estimates for same-restaurant sales on Tuesday as strong demand in international markets made up for a continued slow-down in the United States in the face of stiff competition. Shares of the company were up 4.3 percent at $173.80 in morning trading as the Dow component also beat forecast for its main indicator of...

  • ACCRA, Oct 23- UK- based Tullow Oil aims to ramp up its production in Ghana to 180,000 barrels per day by the end of the year, following successful drilling of additional wells, its Ghana head said on Tuesday. Tullow is confident of sustaining peak production from its two oilfields in Ghana, using "significant" near-field resources and will leverage additional...

  • Oct 23- Tesla Inc's shares rose nearly 4 percent on Tuesday, after long-time critic and short-seller Citron Research reversed its opinion on the stock to "long" from "short." The change in view comes a month after Citron sued the electric carmaker over Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk's plan to take the company private. "Citron is long Tesla as the Model 3 is a proven...

  • SHORT-SELLER ANDREW LEFT'S CITRON RESEARCH SAYS IS LONG TESLA AS MODEL 3 IS "PROVEN HIT", MANY TESLA WARNING SIGNS PROVEN "NOT TO BE SIGNIFICANT".

  • NEW YORK, Oct 23- Benchmark U.S. Markets are getting a little bit nervous about China in general and thats weighing on equities said Gennadiy Goldberg, an interest rate strategist at TD Securities in New York. U.S. stocks were also weighed down as disappointing earnings from industrial bellwethers Caterpillar and 3 M piled on to concerns over Saudi Arabia's...

  • *U.S. sanctions against Iran to start Nov. 4. *South Korea imported no oil from Iran in Sept. LONDON, Oct 23- Oil prices fell more than 2 percent on Tuesday after Saudi Arabia said it could supply more crude quickly if needed, reassuring investors ahead of U.S. sanctions on Iran's crude exports that start next month.

  • *Q3 revenues at $479.6 mln, seen at $570- $610 mln in Q4. VIENNA, Oct 23- Apple chip supplier AMS AG disappointed investors with its fourth quarter forecast, knocking 25 percent off the value of its shares despite the Austrian firm winning deals with other smartphone makers. AMS shares hit a 20- month low on Tuesday after some analysts questioned whether the...

  • MAZATLAN, Mexico, Oct 23- Thousands of people were evacuated, buildings were boarded up and schools closed on Mexico's Pacific coast on Tuesday as Hurricane Willa threatened to batter tourist resorts with high winds and heavy rains. Residents on Monday night sealed off windows and doors with large wooden planks on hotels facing the historic downtown...

  • ROME, Oct 23- The European Commission has rejected Italy's 2019 budget and will ask Rome to present a new document within three weeks, Italian news agency AGI reported on Tuesday, citing EU sources. Italy's government of the right-wing League and anti-establishment 5- Star Movement has been locked in a dispute with Brussels over fiscal issues and presented a...

  • PARIS, Oct 23- Airbus said on Tuesday it had rescheduled some single-aisle aircraft deliveries, partly due to a new version of its A321neo jet involving more customisation of its cabins. A spokesman for the European planemaker was responding to a Reuters report that its Hamburg plant was suffering fresh delivery delays as a result of the new snags, even as it...

  • OTTAWA, Oct 23- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, under pressure to punish Saudi Arabia after the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, said on Tuesday it would be very hard to scrap an arms deal with Riyadh worth up to $13 billion as critics have demanded. The opposition left-leaning New Democrats said on Monday in Parliament that Canada should not be...

  • *Dubai's DP World reverses losses. Oct 23- Saudi Arabia's market fell sharply after a volatile day of trading on Tuesday, as foreign and retail investors continued to sell despite efforts from state-backed funds to limit the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. "The recent sell off has exposed some value but with all the turbulence and...