Europe suffered a fourth day of losses as persistent worries about the pace of global growth and Brexit uncertainty took their toll on shares in the region. The pan-European STOXX 600 index closed 0.45 % lower. The FTSE 100 is down 0.42% while France's CAC 40 is off 0.18% and Germany's DAX is lower by 0.15%.
U.S. stocks slipped on Monday, extending the previous session’s sell-off, hit by worries of a slowdown in global economic growth. But trading was choppy, with stocks moving back and forth between negative and positive territory during the session. The Dow Jones Industrial Average inched marginally higher, showing signs of stabilizing after a bruising end-of-week selloff. The S&P 500 index shed 2.35 points or 0.08% to 2,798.36. The Nasdaq Composite Indexedged down 5.13 points or 0.07%to 7,637.54. The Dow Jones Industrial Average meanwhile, rose 14.51 points or 0.06% to 25,516.83.
Oil prices were mixed on Monday, as concerns about a slowdown in global economic growth lingered, offset by the prospect of tighter U.S. crude supply. West Texas Intermediate futures, the U.S. oil benchmark, edged down 22 cents, or 0.4%, to $58.82 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. In contrast, May Brent crude tacked on 18 cents, or 0.3%, to end at $67.21 a barrel on ICE Futures Group.
Asian shares bounced back on today morning after two days of losses as U.S. 10-year Treasury yields edged higher, but the outlook remained murky as investors weighed the odds of whether the U.S. economy is in danger of slipping into recession. The Shanghai Composite is up 0.24% while the Hang Seng is up 0.31%. The Nikkei 225 is up 1.84%Kospi is up 0.26%. The ASX 200 gained 0.02%.
SGX Nifty Futures in Singapore Exchange is down 1.50 points or 0.01% at 11.364.00
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Japanese shares drifted higher on today afternoon, following two days of losses as U.S. 10-year Treasury yields edged up, but the outlook remained murky as investors weighed the odds of whether the U.S. economy is in danger of slipping into recession. The Nikkei is up 2.15%. Hang Seng falls 0.16%. Mainland Chinese shares were lower by the afternoon, with the Shanghai Composite slipping 1.51%. Over in South Korea, the Kospi is up 0.18%. Meanwhile, shares in Australia rose as the ASX 200 gained 0.07%.
Asian markets finished generally high today. Stocks in Japan bounced back partially on after the privious day's heavy losses as concerns over the global economy weighed on investor sentiment.. The Nikkei 225 gained 2.15% and the Hang Seng rose 0.05%. The Shanghai Composite lost 1.51%. he Kospi gained 0.18%. The ASX 200 is up 0.07%.
European shares are mixes ib today after four days of losses amid concerns about a softening global economy and uncertainty over Britain’s exit from the European Union. The pan-region STOXX 600 index edged higher 0.30%. The FTSE 100 is up 0.32% while the CAC 40 gains 0.37%. The DAX is off 0.10%.
U.S. stock index futures nudged higher on Tuesday as investor fears brought on by the inversion of a key part of the yield curve showed signs of ebbing. At 05:36 am ET, Futures on the Dow Jones gained 61.00 points, Nasdaq is up 14.50 and S&P 500 indexe addes 6.00 points, all advanced.