Global Stocks Mostly up as Investors Eye Fed, Bank of Japan
Global stocks mostly rose Monday as investors looked ahead to key policy meetings by the central banks of the United States and Japan this week
Asian Shares Cheered by Wall Street, Dollar, Group of 20
Asian shares were mostly higher Monday, cheered by upbeat signs from Wall Street, a strengthening U.S. dollar and promises from the Group of 20 nations over the weekend to support global growth
Market Mood Solid as May Set to Become New British Premier
Global stock markets traded higher on Wednesday as the confirmation of Britain's new leader eased uncertainties while the stimulus hopes also helped lift stocks in the region
Asian Stocks up on Eased UK Uncertainties, Stimulus Hopes
Asian stock markets traded higher on Wednesday following Dow's record-high close overnight, as the confirmation of Britain's new leader eased uncertainties while the stimulus hopes also helped lift stocks in the region
Video Giants Hit By Changing Times
Morning Business Memo…. Once they were two huge names in video entertainment. But today Blockbuster and Atari are shadows of their former selves. Dish Network says it plans to close another underperforming 300 Blockbuster stores it owns. That’ll leave 500 US locations still open; some...
Japan Poised for Another Leader as Weary Voters Head to Polls
TOKYO — Japanese voters head to the polls Sunday in an election that is expected to shift the balance of power back to the conservative Liberal Democratic Party, just three years after it was ousted in dramatic fashion by the ruling Democratic Party of Japan....