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S&P: Stable bank prospects despite China slowdown

STANDARD and Poor?s (S&P) expects the top 41 banks in the Asia-Pacific region, including three Malaysian banks, to enjoy stable prospects next year even as the slowdown in China remains a hot spot.

Wall Street eyes Uber, Airbnb after hot 2014 for IPOs

Chinese online retail giant Alibaba founder Jack Ma smiles as he waits for trading to open on the floor at the New York Stock Exchange in New York September 19, 2014Wall Street in 2014 enjoyed its best year for initial public offerings since 2000, thanks to the record-setting flotation of Chinese Internet giant Alibaba and a barrage of biotech deals. Activity was "uninterrupted" and proved largely immune to forces that at times rattled equity markets, Renaissance Capital said in a report this week. "While various global events, such as Russia's incursion into the Ukraine and conflicts in the Middle East, caused nervousness in global markets, they largely failed to disrupt the US IPO applecart," Renaissance said. Renaissance said there were 273 stock debuts in 2014, up 23 percent from 2013.


Equities extend rally; oil rebounds, helping rouble rise

Trader Peter Tuchman watches the Dow Jones Industrial average just before the closing bell on the floor of the New York Stock ExchangeBy David Gaffen NEW YORK (Reuters) - Equity markets worldwide extended the week's rally on Friday and oil prices rebounded from recent lows, as investors closed out the last full week of trading in 2014 on an upbeat note. Wall Street rose, and the S&P 500 came within a few points of its closing record high. The index has gained 5 percent since Wednesday for its best three-day stretch since 2011. The release on Wednesday afternoon of the U.S. Federal Reserve's last policy statement of the year, in which it pledged to be patient in raising rates, injected markets with a jolt of enthusiasm. ...


Hasbro and Xerox are big market movers

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: NYSE Teekay Tankers Ltd., down 70 cents to $4.70 The ocean-freight hauler is buying ...

Wall Street up for third day, led by energy shares

Man carries an umbrella in the rain as he passes the New York Stock ExchangeNEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks extended gains for a third session on Friday, giving the S&P 500 its best weekly performance in nearly two months as energy shares continued to rebound.


US stocks inch higher after a big two-day rally

FILE - This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, file photo, shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. Major stock indexes are creeping higher on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, as the market comes off a massive two-day rally spurred by the Federal Reserve's assurance that it was in no hurry to hike interest rates. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)NEW YORK (AP) ? Oil and gas companies led the stock market up Friday, helping the Standard & Poor's 500 index notch its second-best week this year.


Oil's slide shakes up the junk-bond market

FILE - In this Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, file photo, specialist Charles Solomon works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Oil?s slump didn?t just hit the stock market, but it shook up the junk bond market too. High-yield bonds are on track for their worst monthly performance in a year and a half after investors dumped risky securities issued by energy companies. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)NEW YORK (AP) ? Oil's slump didn't just hit the stock market, it's shaken up the junk-bond market, too.


Asian markets enjoy best day in 15 months

SYDNEY: Asian shares enjoyed their best day in 15 months yesterday, after Wall Street boasted its biggest two-day advance since late 2011 amid relief that the United States Federal Reserve (Fed) was in no rush to withdraw stimulus from the US economy.
 
 
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