U.S. & European stock futures rise, oil bounces

U.S. & European stock futures rise, oil bounces

An electronic stock quotation board is displayed inside a conference hall in Tokyo, Japan November 1, 2021. REUTERS/Issei KatoRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterAsian stock markets :Asia shares ease, but U.S. futures bounceU.S. CPI seen sealing case for early Fed taperLonger-term Treasuries give up some gainsOil bounces as Saudi Arabia raises its pricesSYDNEY, … Read more

Global stocks wobble as Didi delisting revives U.S.-China worries

Global stocks wobble as Didi delisting revives U.S.-China worries

Passersby wearing protective face masks walk past an electronic board displaying world stock indexes, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Tokyo, Japan November 1, 2021. REUTERS/Issei KatoRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterSYDNEY, Dec 3 (Reuters) – Stocks fell on Friday after Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi said it would delist in New York, … Read more

Kansas Rep. Aaron Coleman, 21, arrested for DUI weeks after domestic violence arrest

Kansas Rep. Aaron Coleman, 21, arrested for DUI weeks after domestic violence arrest

Controversial Kansas state Rep. Aaron Coleman, 21, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence over the weekend, four weeks after he was arrested and charged with domestic battery, prompting lawmakers to renew calls for his resignation. Coleman was arrested on the I-70 highway heading west bound by Kansas State Highway Patrol at 1 … Read more

Tech rally lifts Wall Street from Omicron-driven rout

Tech rally lifts Wall Street from Omicron-driven rout

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., November 29, 2021. REUTERS/Brendan McDermidRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterS&P tech, consumer discretionary sectors lead gainsBanks sink as rate hike bets get postponedTwitter down 0.6% after CEO Dorsey steps downIndexes up: Dow 0.39%, S&P 1.10%, Nasdaq … Read more

Money markets scale back ECB rate hike bets on coronavirus variant worries

Money markets scale back ECB rate hike bets on coronavirus variant worries

The headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt, Germany, March 12, 2016. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach/File PhotoLONDON, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Euro zone money markets on Friday scaled back bets on a rate hike from the European Central Bank next year as news of a new coronavirus variant spreading across South Africa cast a shadow … Read more

Stocks slip, havens rally as new COVID-19 variant spooks investors

Stocks slip, havens rally as new COVID-19 variant spooks investors

Passersby wearing protective masks are reflected on an electronic board displaying stock prices outside a brokerage amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Tokyo, Japan, September 29, 2021. REUTERS/Issei KatoRegister now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.comRegisterSYDNEY, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Asian stocks suffered their sharpest drop in two months on Friday after the detection … Read more

Asian shares tick up on China property relief, focus shifts to Sino-U.S. talks

Asian shares tick up on China property relief, focus shifts to Sino-U.S. talks

A woman wearing a protective mask, amid the COVID-19 outbreak, walks past an electronic board displaying Japan and other countries’ stock indexes outside a brokerage in Tokyo, Japan, September 21, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-HoonHONG KONG, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Asian shares were mostly higher on Tuesday, as relief in China’s property sector supported sentiment while investors … Read more

Tesla money train enriches more than just CEO

Tesla money train enriches more than just CEO

NEW YORK, Nov 11 (Reuters Breakingviews) – It’s characteristic of Elon Musk that he polled Twitter about whether he should sell 10% of his stake in $1 trillion electric-car maker Tesla (TSLA.O) read more . Following the vote, the chief executive has offloaded about $5 billion of shares this week , although at least some … Read more

‘Fast money’ drives Bitcoin, ether to new record highs

'Fast money' drives Bitcoin, ether to new record highs

A representation of the virtual cryptocurrency Ethereum is seen among representations of other cryptocurrencies in this picture illustration taken June 14, 2021. REUTERS/Edgar Su/IllustrationBitcoin breaks past $67,800; Ether tests $5kCoinGecko puts crypto market cap over $3 trillionFlows surge as momentum runs hotSYDNEY, Nov 9 (Reuters) – Bitcoin and ether made record peaks in Asia trade … Read more