Overnight Trading

Global shares mixed as Europe falls back after Asian gains

TOKYO/October 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Shares fell in early European trading Thursday, but Asian shares mostly advanced, taking their cue from the latest record highs on Wall Street. Chinese investors are holding back ahead of a key communist party meeting next week. KEEPING SCORE: France’s CAC 40 lost 0.3 percent in early trading to 5,347.80, … Continue reading Global shares mixed as Europe falls back after Asian gains

World shares rebound as North Korea-related selling abates

TOKYO/August 13, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Stock markets rebounded in Europe and Asia on Monday after last week’s selling sparked by tensions between the U.S. and North Korea. News that Japan’s economy expanded at a better-than-expected 4.0 percent annual pace in April-June failed to lift Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 benchmark, which sank as the yen stayed firm … Continue reading World shares rebound as North Korea-related selling abates

Global stocks edge up as investors look to Trump remarks

TOKYO (AP)(STL.News) — Global stocks rose modestly on Wednesday as investors looked ahead to a press conference by President-elect Donald Trump for details on trade and clarifications about Russia’s role in the election. KEEPING SCORE: Germany’s DAX was up 0.3 percent at 11,618 while France’s CAC 40 gained 0.1 percent to 4,894. Britain’s FTSE 100 … Continue reading Global stocks edge up as investors look to Trump remarks