Asian shares wobble on fear of long U.S.-China trade war; oil rallies

By Swati Pandey SYDNEY, Sep 24 : Asian shares stumbled in holiday-thinned trading on Monday as China’s decision to cancel talks with the United States sparked fears of a protracted trade war, while oil rallied as Saudi Arabia ruled out increasing supplies to cool crude prices. U.S. stock futures slipped 0.2 percent, while spreadbetters pointed […]

Stocks, US Treasury yields climb as trade row fails to dent confidence

By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO, Sept 19 : Asian stocks rose across the board and long-term US Treasury yields hovered near four-month highs on Wednesday with investors looking past the latest escalation in the US-China trade feud, seen by some market participants as less severe than expected. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose […]

Stocks, U.S. bond yields rise as trade row fails to dent confidence

By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO, Sept 19 : – Asian stocks rose and U.S. Treasury yields hovered near four-month highs on Wednesday, as investors looked past the latest escalation in the U.S.-China trade conflict, seen by some market participants as less severe than expected. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.15 percent. Australian […]