Log in
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
New member
Sign up for FREE
New customer
Discover our services
Dynamic quotes 

MarketScreener Homepage  >  News  >  Economy & Forex  >  All News

News : Economy & Forex
Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance Pro.CalendarSectors 
All NewsEconomyCurrencies / ForexCryptocurrenciesEconomic EventsPress releases

News Highlights: Top Global Markets News of the Day

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
02/27/2020 | 03:16am EDT
Global Stocks Extend Declines as Coronavirus Concerns Mount 

Global stock markets dropped and U.S. government bonds rallied as investors braced for greater economic fallout from the international spread of the coronavirus.

U.S. Companies in China Warn 2020 Revenue Could Halve 

Some American companies say they could lose as much as half their annual revenue from China if the coronavirus epidemic extends through the summer, a survey by the American Chamber of Commerce in China finds.

Bank of Korea Stands Pat Amid Pressure to Cut 

South Korea's central bank held its key rate steady Thursday amid continued pressure to act to offset the potential shock of the coronavirus epidemic on the country's trade-reliant economy.

Oil Falls to 12-Month Low on Coronavirus Concerns 

Concerns about the spread of the coronavirus outside China once again dragged oil markets down and began to affect operations of some key oil players in Europe.

The German Economy Was Faltering, Then Came the Coronavirus 

Companies in Europe's largest economy are rushing to limit the impact of the spreading coronavirus epidemic, which hits a weakened German economy in a painful spot: the supply chains of its export-oriented manufacturers.

Canada Warns of Freight-Rail Delays of 'Many Weeks' 

Canada's Transport Minister said the country's freight-rail traffic was "many, many weeks" away from a return to normal, after police dismantled a blockade by pipeline protesters that has been choking off east-west shipments.

CFOs, Ratings Firms Keep Close Eye on Liquidity, Cash Flow as Coronavirus Spreads 

Businesses whose operations could be affected by the outbreak could see a downgrade to their credit ratings as a result, ratings firms said.

U.S. New Home Sales Increased in January 

Purchases of newly built single-family homes increased 7.9% from the prior month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 764,000 in January, the Commerce Department said. That was the highest rate since July 2007.

U.S. Crude-Oil Inventories Rise Less Than Expected 

U.S. inventories of crude oil rose by 452,000 barrels last week, much less than what analysts had expected, and stockpiles of gasoline and other fuels declined sharply, government data showed.

Health Insurance Stocks Lose Immunity 

The industry has offered some of the past decade's best investment opportunities. Now, however, the prognosis looks shaky.


Stocks mentioned in the article
ChangeLast1st jan.
LONDON BRENT OIL -5.81% 31.8 Delayed Quote.-49.55%
WTI -12.07% 23.17 Delayed Quote.-56.07%
share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
share via e-mail
Latest news "Economy & Forex"
06:25aEXCLUSIVE : KKR's Envision Healthcare hires bank to explore debt restructuring - sources
06:23aFrance says EU coronavirus recovery fund to be financed by joint debt
06:23aZAMBEEF PRODUCTS : starts mass face mask production
06:18aCBS STATISTICS NETHERLANDS : Mortality rising further
05:53aWHO WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION : The Cooperation Council of the Turkic Speaking States - 10 April 2020
05:33aINEOS to deliver hand sanitisers to NHS hospitals
05:16aNEWS HIGHLIGHTS : Top Company News of the Day
05:16aNEWS HIGHLIGHTS : Top Global Markets News of the Day
05:02aMalaysia Extends Movement Control to April 28
04:57aChina March new loans surge to $405 billion as coronavirus stimulus kicks in
Latest news "Economy & Forex"