US stock market: is it a bull, a bear, or a bull in a bear?

A statue of Charging Bull, also known as Wall St. Paul, is seen in the financial district of Manhattan in New York City, New York, US, September 9, 2020. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 11 (Reuters) – A rebound in the U.S. stock market in recent weeks … Read more

Analysis: With the revised Treasury, Prime Minister Kishida is working on selecting the next BoJ chief

A man looks at a mobile phone in front of the Bank of Japan building in Tokyo, Japan, June 16, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai/File Photo Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Kishida pays attention to Abenomics supporters in cabinet reshuffle The two central bankers in Amman and Nakasu lead the candidates for … Read more

Twitter inquires banks about Musk’s attempts to undermine a $44 billion deal

Elon Musk’s Twitter profile is seen on a smartphone placed on the Twitter logos printed in this illustration taken on April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WILmington, Dell, Aug. 2 (Reuters) – Twitter Inc. (TWTR.N) Legal experts said Elon Musk is trying to find evidence that … Read more

Antitrust watchers go big on drama, light on plot

Penguin’s books are seen in a second-hand bookshop in central London on October 29, 2012. Britain’s Pearson has agreed to merge its Penguin book division with Bertelsmann’s Random House to create the world’s leading consumer publishing house, in apparent disdain for Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. REUTERS / Stefan Wermot Register now to get free unlimited … Read more

Global stocks eye the best month since late 2020, as the dollar recovers

The MSCI World Index rose 0.2%; Almost 6% for the month The dollar regains its early losses to trade flat against its peers Eurozone GDP data beat expectations; clouds ahead LONDON (Reuters) – Global stocks rose on Friday, on track for their best month since late 2020, as euro zone growth beat expectations, while the … Read more

Microsoft is allaying market concerns by anticipating strong revenue growth

The Microsoft logo appears in Los Angeles, California, US, November 7, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 26 (Reuters) – Microsoft Corporation (MSFT.O) On Tuesday, it forecast revenue this fiscal year to grow by double digits, driven by demand for cloud computing services and sending stocks up … Read more

Amazon raises Prime prices in Europe as retailers grapple with costs

The Amazon logo appears at the company’s logistics center in Bretagne-sur-Orge, near Paris, France, December 7, 2021. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, July 25 (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) The online retailer said on Monday it will raise delivery and Prime streaming fees in Europe by … Read more

Uncertainty about the Fed rate path, the European gas crisis dominates the currency markets

U.S. dollar, euro and Ukrainian hryvnia banknotes are shown in this illustrative photo taken in Kyiv, Ukraine, October 31, 2016. REUTERS/Valentin Ogirenko/Illustration Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON (Reuters) – With U.S. interest rates rising this week and increasing uncertainty over the Federal Reserve’s tightening path, the dollar kept the … Read more

Stocks rise as traders eye profits to counter deflation fears

People walk in front of a screen displaying the Hang Seng stock ticker in the Central District, in Hong Kong, China, July 19, 2022. REUTERS/Lam Yik Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON (Reuters) – Stocks reversed early losses to rally on Monday, as investors hoped this week’s batch of corporate … Read more

Exclusive: Russia likely to resume Nord Stream 1 gas exports on schedule – Russian sources

This content was produced in Russia where coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine is restricted by law Nord Stream 1 maintenance runs from July 11 to July 21 Gazprom cut off gas supplies via a pipeline in June MOSCOW (Reuters) – Two Russian sources familiar with export plans told Reuters that Russian gas flows … Read more