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A man stands in front of an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a bank in Hong Kong, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Asian markets were mixed Tuesday as tit-for-tat exchanges and an impasse in trade talks between the U.S. and China left investors jittery about the future. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
June 05, 2018 - 6:09 am
SINGAPORE (AP) — Shares were mostly higher in Europe on Tuesday after a mixed day in Asia, as strong economic data from China suggested global growth is on the uptick. KEEPING SCORE: European shares rose in early trading. Germany's DAX rose 1.1 percent to 12,906.82 and France's CAC 40 added 0.6...
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FILE- In this May 17, 2018, file photo an American flag hangs above the bell podium on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, June 4. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
June 04, 2018 - 4:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose for the second consecutive day Monday with technology companies, retailers and household goods companies in the lead. Indexes of technology companies and smaller, more U.S.-focused companies both hit all-time highs. Major technology companies including Google's...
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FILE- In this May 17, 2018, file photo an American flag hangs above the bell podium on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The U.S. stock market opens at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, June 4. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
June 04, 2018 - 3:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising Monday as technology companies, retailers and household goods companies gain ground. Some of the world's largest tech companies, including Apple and Microsoft, are leading the way and the Nasdaq composite is on track for an all-time high. Energy companies are...
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A man looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Monday, June 4, 2018. Asian stock indexes were higher Monday as investors rallied around a U.S. jobs report, despite fresh signs of a burgeoning trade war emerging closer to home. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
June 04, 2018 - 5:39 am
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian and European shares rose Monday after last week's upbeat U.S. jobs report, despite the impasse between Beijing and Washington over trade. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX rose 0.2 percent to 12,753.27 and France's CAC 40 added 0.4 percent to 5,484.95. Britain's FTSE 100 climbed 0...
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A man looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Monday, June 4, 2018. Asian stock indexes were higher Monday as investors rallied around a U.S. jobs report, despite fresh signs of a burgeoning trade war emerging closer to home. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
June 04, 2018 - 2:23 am
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian stock indexes rose Monday as investors rallied around a U.S. jobs report, despite fresh signs of a burgeoning trade war as weekend China-U.S. trade talks ended in an apparent impasse. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 1.4 percent to 22,475.94 and South...
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A man looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, June 1, 2018. Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Friday after U.S. stocks slid amid mounting trade tensions. U.S. benchmarks fell after the Trump administration said it is imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imported from Europe, Canada and Mexico. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
June 01, 2018 - 8:50 am
Stock markets turned higher on Friday after some losses in Asia as investors digested strong jobs data in the U.S., the risk of mounting trade tensions and an easing in Italy's political uncertainty. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX gained 1.3 percent to 12,761 and the CAC 40 in France jumped 1.5...
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Horse-mounted Carabinieri officers perform the changing of the guard, prior to the swearing-in ceremony for Italy's new government at Rome's Quirinale Presidential Palace, Friday, June 1, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)
June 01, 2018 - 8:38 am
ROME (AP) — Euroskeptic politicians cheered and Milan's stock index rose Friday after Italy's populists staved off the threat of a new election and formed western Europe's first populist government with a last-minute compromise. The anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the right-wing League party...
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Giuseppe Conte addresses the media at the Quirinale presidential palace in Rome, Thursday, May 31, 2018. Italy’s president has tapped law professor Giuseppe Conte to be Italy’s next premier heading Italy’s first populist government. The president’s office announced Thursday that Conte had accepted the role, and that he would be sworn in Friday afternoon with ministers. (Fabio Frustaci/ANSA via AP)
June 01, 2018 - 4:35 am
ROME (AP) — Milan's stock index has opened higher after Italy's populists put an end to three months of political gridlock and formed a government, staving off the threat of new elections that could have become a referendum on the euro. The anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and right-wing League...
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A man looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, June 1, 2018. Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Friday after U.S. stocks slid amid mounting trade tensions. U.S. benchmarks fell after the Trump administration said it is imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imported from Europe, Canada and Mexico. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
June 01, 2018 - 4:32 am
Shares prices were higher in Europe on Friday after most major Asian benchmarks fell amid mounting trade tensions. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX gained 0.8 percent to 12,706.48 and the CAC 40 in France jumped 1.2 percent to 5,461.90. Britain's FTSE 100 climbed 0.7 percent to 7,733.12. Wall Street...
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A man looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Friday, June 1, 2018. Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Friday after U.S. stocks slid amid mounting trade tensions. U.S. benchmarks fell after the Trump administration said it is imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imported from Europe, Canada and Mexico. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
June 01, 2018 - 2:23 am
Asian shares gave up modest early gains to drift lower on Friday after U.S. stocks skidded amid mounting trade tensions. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 index fell 0.1 percent to 22,171.35 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index edged 0.1 percent lower to 30,423.62. The Shanghai Composite index tumbled 0...
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