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Asian markets mixed as COVID weighs on investor sentiment

Asian shares were mixed on Friday after a hodge-podge of economic data led Wall Street to close mostly lower.

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Tesla’s Elon Musk praises Chinese auto makers, vows to ensure cars’ data security: reports

Elon Musk praised Chinese auto makers Friday during an online appearance at an green-vehicle conference, and said Tesla Inc. will work with authorities around the world to secure the data from autonomous vehicles, accordin...

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Casino stocks extend selloff as J.P. Morgan adds downgrades to Macau uncertainty

Shares of casino operators extended recent sharp selloffs on Thursday, as J.P. Morgan analyst Joseph Greff added the insult of downgrades to the injury of tighter Macau regulations.

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Asian markets dip lower on lackluster data from China, Japan

Stocks were mostly lower in Asia on Thursday after Japan and China released data that were weaker than expected.

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Since 1983, here’s the tipping point where bonds spell trouble for stocks

A fund manager has compiled how stocks have performed, depending on the yield of 10-year TIPS.

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Why some benchmark aluminum prices have soared to a record

Aluminum prices have more than doubled in the U.S. Midwest this year to their highest on record, and climbed to a 13-year high on the London Metal Exchange. That follows disruptions to global supplies of the metal brought ...

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Asian stocks track Wall Street losses, while China growth slows

Investor optimism about the rollout of coronavirus vaccines and central bank support for global economies is competing with anxiety about the impact of the delta variant and anti-disease measures on consumers and businesses.

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3 Americans charged in United Arab Emirates hacking scheme

Three former U.S. intelligence and military operatives have agreed to pay nearly $1.7 million to resolve criminal charges that they provided sophisticated hacking technology to the United Arab Emirates.

Yum China stock drops as widespread COVID-19 delta variant hurts sales

Yum China stock drops as widespread COVID-19 delta variant hurts sales

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Nike could lose production of 160 million pairs of shoes due to COVID-related facility closures in Vietnam, according to BTIG

Nike stock was downgraded to neutral from buy at BTIG.

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Biden seeks to have 70% of world vaccinated within a year, as unvaccinated Americans continue to account for most COVID cases and deaths

The global tally of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 surpassed 225 million on Tuesday, as President Joe Biden was gearing up to call for world leaders to work together and get 70% of the global pop...

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Biden to announce new pandemic steps ahead of U.N. meeting Tuesday, as global COVID-19 case tally nears 225 million

The global tally of confirmed cases of the coronavirus-borne illness COVID-19 climbed closer to 225 million on Monday with the U.S. leading by cases and deaths and the U.S. surgeon general said President Joe Biden's vaccin...

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Asian markets muted as investors await U.S. inflation data

Asian stock markets were slightly higher Tuesday as investors waited for an update on U.S. inflation that has been stronger than expected.

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There’s a growing wall of worry developing for stocks to climb, says Deutsche Bank

A survey of more than 500 market professionals see a 5% to 10% pullback by year's end.

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Asian markets pull back after Wall Street’s weekly loss

Shares slipped Monday in most Asian markets after Wall Street benchmarks ended last week with a decline.

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Chinese regulators look to break up Ant Group’s Alipay: report

Chinese regulators are seeking to break up Alipay, the popular payments app from Jack Ma's Ant Group, according to a new report by the Financial Times.

Bitcoin could collapse and isn’t ‘a good safeguard of value,’ warn global central bankers

It's a historic week for bitcoin, but that hasn't stopped global central bankers from issuing a round of warnings about the utility and inherent volatility of crypto such as bitcoin.

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Oil prices settle higher to post a gain for the week

Oil futures settle higher Friday to tally a gain for the week as investors assess China's decision to release crude from its strategic reserve and continue to monitor the slow return of production in the Gulf of Mexico fol...

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RH delays launches of contemporary collection and New York guesthouse, but shares soar after earnings

RH stock jumped nearly 8% in Thursday trading after earnings beat

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Hurricane Olaf makes landfall and hits Mexico’s Los Cabos resorts at Category 2

Hurricane Olaf slammed into the Los Cabos resorts at the tip of Mexico's Baja California Peninsula and then drenched the region Friday with torrential rains as emergency workers evacuated people from flood-prone areas.