The Dow Jones Industrial Average pared its losses heading into the closing bell to notch its seventh consecutive weekly gain, a sign of the stock market’s resilience even in the face of heightened uncertainty.
When the New Orleans Saints finally found their rhythm, they marched one step closer to the Super Bowl. Using a dominant ball-control offence and a few gambles that paid off, the Saints got two touchdown passes from Drew Brees and two interceptions from Marshon Lattimore in a 20-14 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles. Brees took the […]
The Shanghai share-price index has slumped this year
Reuters / Kai Pfaffenbach Asian shares jumped and European stocks soared, capping a tumultuous week of holiday trading in global stock markets. European indexes have been battered more than the US this year, with worries about trade, Italy’s budget crisis, and rising interest rates weighing on sentiment. The Euro Stoxx 50 and most major regional […]
The middle of Adelaide Oval has proven Usman Khawaja’s happy place in the past, now it shapes as a sanctuary for the batsman after the arrest of his brother for allegedly perverting the course of justice and forging a document. Khawaja is set to take his place in Australia’s XI in the four-Test series opener […]
The Dow Jones Industrial Average surged more than 600 points, erasing its November decline, after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell eased investor worries about an aggressive increase in interest rates.
Investor sentiment has curdled from indifference into something closer to hatred
Published time: 24 Nov, 2018 10:16 Tear gas and a water cannon were deployed in Paris as protesters again flooded the streets against fuel prices hikes. Thousands have been protesting across France against the measure, which resulted in massive blockades. Let’s block ads! (Why?)
NOT SO LONG ago, a stockbroker trying to interest an American fund manager in European shares would be met with an eye-roll. But sentiment is fickle and attitudes change. These days the likely response is a hard stare. Over the years in which stockmarket returns in America pulled ahead of everywhere else, any residual feelings […]
A Rally Australia spectator who crept on course and came within reach of a flying car will face the music after being identified by police. The man was caught on the coverage of the event lying beside the road, smartphone in hand, in a prohibited area on day two of the World Rally Championship finale […]