Asia joins global equity rebound; oil weak on COVID-19 worries

TOKYO (Reuters) -Asian stocks rose on Thursday, extending a rebound in global markets following a sharp selloff earlier this week, while oil prices eased again on worries that rising COVID-19 cases in some countries will dampen fuel demand.FILE PHOTO: TV…

S&P 500, Dow slip from record highs; Coca-Cola rises on results

(Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes dipped on Monday although the S&P 500 and the Dow were still near record levels, as investors anticipated first-quarter earnings season for any hints that corporate America was rebounding from the impact of the…

S&P 500, Dow hit record highs on bank earnings boost

(Reuters) – The S&P 500 and the Dow hit record highs on Friday after Morgan Stanley wrapped up quarterly earnings reports from the big U.S. banks with a profit surge, while optimism about a solid economic rebound put the main…

Dollar edges higher on strong data, despite lower yields

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar index edged higher on Thursday in choppy trading as investors balanced bullish data showing U.S. retail sales rebounded sharply in March against a continued drop in U.S. Treasury yields.FILE PHOTO: A U.S. Dollar banknote…

World stocks rally to record highs, dollar slips

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) – Key global stock indexes scaled new peaks on Wednesday after upbeat U.S. and European earnings pointed to a strong recovery from the coronavirus pandemic, while the dollar dipped to three-week lows as Treasury yields held below…