Asia stock markets mostly higher, China at 7-year high –

HONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock indexes rose Friday, with China’s benchmark at its highest in seven years, after Wall Street eked out another record close.KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 index edged 0.1 percent lower to 20,172.15 and South Korea’s Kospi rose 0.5 percent to 2,134.11. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng advanced 1.2 percent to 27,863.25. The Shanghai Composite Index […]

Here’s How Potential Competition With Gilead Sciences Affected Achillion Pharmaceuticals (ACHN) Stock

Tax scare on Yahoo’s Alibaba stake spin-off seen premature by : Wednesday 05:30:11 CTCategories: markets, streamBy Supantha Mukherjee and Abhirup Roy(Reuters) – Yahoo Inc’s planned spin-off of its stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is likely to proceed on a tax-free basis, analysts said, as Yahoo shares regained most of their losses after concerns of a possible change in […]

Asia stocks mostly rise as dollar gains after robust US data …

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Wednesday as a rebound in U.S. home construction data and a surprise announcement by the European Central Bank to frontload bond buying sent the greenback higher, giving a boost to Asian exporters.KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s Nikkei 225 rose 0.7 percent to 20,170.51 and South Korea’s Kospi gained 0.6 percent to 2,133.31. […]

Stock Market Diagonal Pattern Nearly Complete – The Market Oracle

Stock Market Diagonal Pattern Nearly CompleteStock-Markets / Stock Markets 2015May 16, 2015 – 10:17 PM GMTBy: Tony_CaldaroThe market did this week what it had done the previous three weeks: open higher, dip mid-week, then close the week over 2100. Last four weekly closes: 2118, 2108, 2116 and 2123. For the week the SPX/DOW were +0.40%, the NDX/NAZ were +0.85%, and […]

US stocks edge lower amid bond market volatility – Seattle Post …

BEIJING (AP) — Major Asian stocks markets were muted Wednesday after a bond sell-off nudged Wall Street lower.KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index was little changed at 4,400.28 and Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 was steady at 19,615.55. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was stable at 27,423.29. Seoul’s Kospi gained 0.7 percent to 2,112.37 and Sydney’s S&P/ASX 200 was up 0.5 percent at […]

Stock Market Choppiness Continues :: The Market Oracle …

Stock Market Choppiness ContinuesStock-Markets / Stock Markets 2015May 09, 2015 – 07:01 PM GMTBy: Tony_CaldaroAnother one of those choppy weeks. The market started the week at SPX 2108. Gapped up on Monday hitting SPX 2121, dropped to 2068 by Wednesday despite a gap up opening that day, then rallied to 2118 on Friday with also a gap up opening. Three […]

Asian stocks mixed in muted trading after Wall Street fall – seattlepi …

TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed in muted Tuesday morning trade amid a lack of fresh news to buoy market sentiments following an overnight slide on Wall Street.KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 was barely unchanged, inching down 0.04 percent to 19,896.94 in the morning session. Investors were looking to sell after the index reached the psychologically key 20,000 […]

Asian stocks sag on China growth doubts, Wall Street drop …

TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets sagged Tuesday as a manufacturing survey underlined that China’s economic growth is losing momentum.KEEPING SCORE: China’s Shanghai Composite shed 1.3 percent to 3,637.21 and Japan’s Nikkei 225 dropped 0.2 percent to 19,718.56. South Korea’s Kospi lost 0.1 percent to 2,034.38. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng sank 0.6 percent to 24,351.20. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 rose 0.2 […]

Scope of Online Share Trading Rising with Flexibility of the Market

Scope of Online Share Trading Rising with Flexibility of the MarketThe market that deals in shares and stocks can be depicted as a fluid that supports the probability factors of density and viscosity at any possible time slot. So trading with such unexpected scenario can be tough and sketchy if an individual is not at all updated with these abrupt […]

SiamSquared Lands $800K To Help People In Asia Invest In The …

StockRadars, a Bangkok-based service that aims to demystify investing in Asia’s stock markets, has scored a deal of its own after parent company SiamSquared closed a Series A round from Japan’s CyberAgent Ventures and East Ventures.The deal is undisclosed, but TechCrunch understands that it is around $800,000 and at a $5-10 million valuation for the Thai startup. StockRadars currently covers the public markets in Thailand […]