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Bank of Japan shocks global markets with bond yield shift

The Bank of Japan shocked global markets on Tuesday by widening the target range for its 10-year government bond yield. Kazuhiro Nogi | AFP | Getty Images Global markets were shaken overnight after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly widened its cap on Japanese 10-year government bond yieldstriggering a sell-off in bonds and stocks around the …

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Dow falls more than 200 points as rising yields spark recession fears

Stocks fell on Thursday as interest rates jumped, with Federal Reserve officials signaling that interest rate hikes to curb inflation are far from over. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 245 points, or 0.7%. The S&P 500 slid 1.2%, while the Nasdaq Composite fell 1.4%. James Bullard, Chairman of the St. Louis Federal Reserve said …

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European markets cautious as investors assess Fed outlook

Stocks in motion: Informa up 6%, Roche down 4% Shares of Information climbed more than 6% in early trade to top the Stoxx 600 after the British publishing company updated its forecast for 2022. At the bottom of the Stoxx 600, rock fell 4.7% after the Swiss pharmaceutical company’s Alzheimer’s drug candidate failed two long-awaited …

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Europe markets higher with media stocks leading gains; UK leadership contest nears deadline

Pearson education group up 8% after ‘outstanding’ growth in English learning Pearson shares rose 8% on Monday after the company reported underlying sales growth of 7% over the past nine months, beating market expectations. The education company said an “outstanding” performance in learning English had helped drive results, with English lessons seeing growth of 28%. …

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European markets open higher, recession risks, data, earnings

UK government bond yields fall ahead of budget statement Yields on long-term UK government bonds, known as gilts, have fallen before a tax return by new Finance Minister Jeremy Hunt expected later today. Yields on 10-year gilts fell 19 basis points to trade around 4.129%. The 20-year gilt yield was down about 15 basis points …

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Open to close, stocks, data, earnings and news

Eurozone PMI falls to 20-month low as recession outlook rises Eurozone trade activity fell further than expected last month, raising the likelihood of a recession in the common 19-member currency bloc. S&P Global’s Final Composite PMI for the Eurozone (Purchasing Managers Index), considered a reliable indicator of economic health, fell to a 20-month low of …

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European markets bounce as global markets rally; Stoxx 600 up 3%

Tui jumps 9.5% as travel stocks rally German travel agency You jumped 9.5% in the late afternoon as travel and leisure stocks surged amid a broader rally in European stocks. European markets rose on Tuesday, supported by an overnight rally on Wall Street. — Karen Gilchrist US stocks open higher; Dow jumps 400 points U.S. …

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European markets climb as global markets rally; Stoxx 600 up 1.6%

Stocks on the move: Greggs, Accelleron up 5% Shares of the British bakery chain Greggs gained 5.6% in early trade after reporting an increase in quarterly sales despite the worsening cost of living crisis and falling consumer confidence in the UK Acceleron shares rose 5% as investors bought the stock at a discount following the …

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