• Global stocks tumble after Wall Street losses

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - Global stock markets tumbled Wednesday after Wall Street sank on losses for tech and health care companies.
    KEEPING SCORE: In early trading, France's CAC 40 fell 1.2 percent to 5,280.68 points and Germany's DAX lost 0.7 percent to 12,118.98. London's FTSE 100 shed 0.5 percent to 7,420.91. On Tuesday, the CAC 40 dropped 1.3 percent, the DAX shed 1.1 percent and the FTSE 100 lost 0.6 percent.
    ASIA'S DAY: The Shanghai Composite Index lost 1.7 percent to 2,704.34 and Tokyo's Nikkei 225 retreated 0.5 percent to 22,580.83. Hong Kong's Hang Seng dropped 2.6 percent to 27,243.85 and...
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  • Asian stocks sink after Wall Street losses

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    BEIJING - Asian stocks sank Wednesday after Wall Street declined on losses for tech and health care companies.
    KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.9 percent to 2,725.26 and Tokyo's Nikkei 225 shed 0.2 percent to 22,653,30. Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 1.7 percent to 27,488.24 and Seoul's Kospi retreated 0.3 percent to 2,309.81. Sydney's S&P-ASX 200 declined 1 percent to 6,233.60 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Southeast Asia also retreated.
    WALL STREET: Drugmakers and big technology companies including Facebook and Google parent Alphabet slumped. Banks rose on higher...
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