All posts tagged "yen"
US Stocks Join the Global Market Slump
As the tumult in global financial markets continues, here’s a snapshot of the day so far: – European stocks have closed sharply lower amid the turmoil that is engulfing financial markets. Germany’s DAX benchmark index fell 2.9...
- Posted February 11, 2016
Japan Trade Deficit Falls in 2015 on Lower Oil Import Costs
TOKYO – Japan’s trade deficit fell to its lowest level in four years in 2015, the Finance Ministry reported Monday, as import costs dropped thanks to the collapse in oil prices. Preliminary figures show exports rose 3.5...
- Posted January 24, 2016
Stocks Plunge as a Dismal Start to 2016 gets Worse
The dismal start to 2016 on Wall Street got a lot worse Wednesday. Stocks tumbled again on fears of a global slowdown and alarm over plummeting oil prices, officially sending the Standard & Poor’s 500 index into...
- Posted January 13, 2016