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Asian stocks rise for 2nd day on coronavirus vaccine hopes

People walk by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2020. Asian stock markets rose for second day Tuesday on hopes for progress toward a possible coronavirus vaccine that might allow the world to revive manufacturing, shopping and normal life.… Read More »

Stocks burst higher, S&P 500 at record on vaccine hopes

Cruise operators, airlines and owners of office buildings and shopping centers were among the market’s biggest winners on expectations people will feel comfortable again riding elevators to a desk or shopping in enclosed stores. Carnival surged 35.9%, though it’s still down by more than half for 2020 so far. It led a resurgence for what… Read More »

Wall Street rallies again as election-week gains continue

A man wearing a face mask walks past a bank’s electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index in Hong Kong,, Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020. Asian shares have advanced after stocks rallied on Wall Street as investors embraced the upside of more gridlock in Washington, sending… Read More »

Financial markets around the world rally, shrugging off presidential limbo

U.S. futures and world shares have surged as investors await the outcome of the U.S. presidential election and embrace the upside of more gridlock in Washington. European markets opened higher after a day of gains in Asia. The fate of the U.S. presidency remained undecided as of early Thursday as neither President Donald Trump or… Read More »

China’s Xi uses key speech to promote integration of Hong Kong

[ad_1] Chinese President Xi Jinping Aris Messinis | Pool | Reuters BEIJING — Amid uncertainty about Hong Kong’s future and China’s international relations, President Xi Jinping maintained Wednesday that the country remains intent on doing business with the rest of the world, in its own way. In a speech that lasted nearly one hour, Xi… Read More »

U.S. stock futures little changed after major averages snap four-day winning streak

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