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  1. A man wearing a protective face mask, following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks

    Asia stocks touch four-month top on dogged optimism

    Asian stocks were expected to come under pressure on Wednesday, as a spike in new coronavirus infections weighed on sentiment, although U.S.
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    Asian stocks set to rise on optimism of post-lockdown recovery, stimulus

    Asian stocks were set to rise on Friday amid investor optimism about the re-opening of the U.S. economy from coronavirus lockdowns and possibly ...
  3. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    Wall Street hits fresh record on trade, earnings optimism

    U.S. stock indexes rose to near all-time high on Monday on optimism about the imminent signing of a preliminary U.S.-China trade deal as well as ...
  4. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    Stocks rally to record highs; gold gains

    Gold prices rose and a gauge of global equity markets hit a record high on Thursday in light holiday trade as a year-end rally in stocks remained ...
  5. FILE PHOTO:  The sun sets behind a pump-jack outside Saint-Fiacre

    Oil steady amid optimism US-China close to signing trade deal

    Oil prices were mostly steady on Monday after three weeks of gains amid optimism the United States and China were close to signing a trade deal to ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: A street sign, Wall Street, is seen outside New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York

    Wall Street builds on record-setting rally; FedEx drops

    The S&P 500 and Nasdaq inched to all-time highs on Wednesday, extending a record-setting run as investors' optimism about the global economy ...
  7. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    Wall Street notches record highs on renewed trade optimism

    Apple Inc and semiconductor stocks powered the S&P 500 and Nasdaq indexes to record highs on Monday, after a report signaled that the United ...
  8. Traders work on the floor at the NYSE in New York

    Wall Street forges new records on trade optimism, Dow crosses 28,000 mark

    Hopes that a breakthrough is imminent in the US-China negotiations sent a buoyant Wall Street to fresh records on Friday (Nov 15), with all three ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Oil pump jacks work at sunset near Midland, Texas

    Oil rises on hopes for OPEC supply curbs, new optimism on US-China trade deal

    Oil prices posted early gains as OPEC's outlook for oil demand next year fueled hopes that the producer group and its associates will keep a lid ...
  10. A financial trader works at their desk at CMC Markets in the City of London

    Bullet dodged? Markets bet global recession averted

    World shares climbed back toward record highs and safe-haven bonds tumbled on Tuesday, as hopes that Washington may roll back some of the tariffs ...