- Stocks fall as earnings hit consumer names like Whirlpool
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slipping Tuesday as corporate earnings dominate the news and consumer companies like athletic apparel maker Under Armour and appliance maker Whirlpool absorb their largest losses in years. However strong results for household goods maker Procter & Gamble are sending its stock higher.
- Global stocks mostly rise on upbeat economic data
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Global stocks mostly rose Tuesday amid upbeat economic reports and relatively strong corporate earnings.
- Asian stocks mixed after economic data
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Tuesday as upbeat reports on manufacturing in the U.S. and Europe were followed by weak growth data from South Korea, Asia's fourth-largest economy.
- Global stocks up on strong Japanese, European data
TOKYO (AP) — Stock markets had an upbeat start to the week after stronger-than-expected economic data from Japan and the eurozone. Attention is likely to focus this week on Friday's release of U.S. growth data, as investors adapt to expectations the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates in December.
- Asia shares gain as Japan trade data better than forecast
TOKYO (AP) — Asian markets mostly rose Monday after the release of improved Japanese manufacturing and trade data that suggest activity is picking up in the world's third biggest economy. Looking ahead, attention is likely to focus this week on Friday's report of U.S. growth data.
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