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Asian markets follow Wall Street lower amid inflationary pressure

Asian markets follow Wall Street lower amid inflationary pressure

[ad_1] BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets continued to slide on Wall Street on Friday after higher-than-expected U.S. inflation dashed hopes the Federal Reserve could blunt further interest-rate hikes. The Nikkei 225 NIK, -1.01% in Tokyo it sank 1.1%. Hang Seng’s HSI, -0.42% in Hong Kong fell 0.5%, while the SHCOMP Shanghai Composite Index, -0.96% …

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Apple is now the shortest stock in the market.  If Tesla is an example, that's optimistic.

Apple is now the shortest stock in the market. If Tesla is an example, that’s optimistic.

[ad_1] Apple shareholders need not worry that it will be the shortest US stock. I am referring to the report by the short-selling analysis firm S3 Partners that, after 864 days in which Tesla TSLA, +0.38% was at the top of this list, Apple AAPL, -1.89% has acquired this dubious honor. As of September 14, …

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This interest rate hedge ETF has soared 60% this year as stocks and bonds plunge into market carnage.

This interest rate hedge ETF has soared 60% this year as stocks and bonds plunge into market carnage.

[ad_1] Hello! This week’s ETF Wrap takes a look at an interest rate hedge ETF that’s making massive gains amid the carnage of 2022, along with other funds investors might consider amid concerns about elevated inflation and markets of ” roller coaster”. Send comments and suggestions to christine.idzelis@marketwatch.com. You can also follow me on Twitter …

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Ray Dalio says beware of rates reaching this level, because Wall Street stocks will take a 20% hit

Ray Dalio says beware of rates reaching this level, because Wall Street stocks will take a 20% hit

[ad_1] After the CPI shock earlier in the week, Wall Street braces for a new round of data, including retail sales, on Wednesday, with a deepening inversion of the yield curve between 2-year and 10-year bonds. that sends economic signals increasingly somber. However, there is good news, as a disastrous rail strike can be averted. …

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Why a single US inflation report hit global financial markets and what's next

Why a single US inflation report hit global financial markets and what’s next

[ad_1] It was the only report to be heard worldwide, shaking the confidence of traders and investors on three continents. Stocks were sold off in Asia and Europe on Wednesday, a day after the US Consumer Price Index report for August triggered the worst day for the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA. +0.10%, S&P 500SPX, …

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The market crash casts a shadow over the biggest IPO of the year, as at least two deals closed during a brutal sale.

The market crash casts a shadow over the biggest IPO of the year, as at least two deals closed during a brutal sale.

[ad_1] At least two initial public offerings were withdrawn during Tuesday’s brutal stock market crash, overshadowing what is expected to be the biggest deal of the year, the $1.8 billion offering from AIG’s life insurer Corebridge Financial Inc. Israel’s tech-focused special purpose acquisition corporation Keter1 Acquisition withdrew its plans for a $250 million initial public …

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What were retail investors doing during Tuesday's stock market sell-off?  Here's a hint: they're 'generally an opposing group'

What were retail investors doing during Tuesday’s stock market sell-off? Here’s a hint: they’re ‘generally an opposing group’

[ad_1] As others looked for the exits during Tuesday’s sell-off, many retail investors saw an entry into more future gains, but what were they getting into? Daily investors bought $2 billion worth of stocks and ETFs on Tuesday as stock markets fell sharply on higher-than-expected August inflation numbers, according to Vanda Research. It was the …

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Opinion: Hardly any good news in the stock market and plenty of reasons for prices to fall further

Opinion: Hardly any good news in the stock market and plenty of reasons for prices to fall further

[ad_1] I tried to start this article with, “The good news is…”, and then struggled to think of any good news for investors. Perhaps the fact that it’s hard to think of a silver lining after a day like Tuesday, when the Nasdaq COMP, +0.74% plummeted more than 5%, is the good news. However, let’s …

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Asian markets plunge lower after Wall Street hit by inflation data

Asian markets plunge lower after Wall Street hit by inflation data

[ad_1] Asian markets pulled back on Wednesday after Wall Street fell the most since June 2020, as a report showed inflation has kept a surprisingly strong hold on the US economy. Tokyo Benchmark Nikkei 225 NIK, -2.18% lost 2.2% in early trading on Wednesday, while Sydney’s S&P/ASX 200 XJO, -2.49% decreased 2.6%. In Seoul, the …

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