Stocks tumble on growth concerns, bond yields slip

Shares slid worldwide on Tuesday, May 24, as supply chain woes and surging costs hurt corporate earnings and manufacturing output slowed, while Treasury yields dipped as the weakness in equities revived a safe-haven bid for US government debt. The stock market’s two-day relief ended as investors worried about slow raising costs. Corporate profit margins have … Read more

US stocks dip, bond yields climb on tightening concerns

The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq Composite all fall on Thursday, April 14 Wall Street stocks finished lower while bond yields and the dollar rose on Thursday, April 14, as investors worried about the potential for aggressive US policy tightening as other central banks around the world moved to reduce support. The … Read more

Robredo explains special bond with Masbate during ‘emotional visit’

Presidential candidate Leni Robredo holds a campaign rally in the boulevard in Masbate named after her husband Jesse, who died in a plane crash in 2012 not far from the venue MANILA, Philippines – In what she called another “emotional visit” to Masbate, Vice President Leni Robredo cited her strong connection to the province where … Read more

US stops Russian bond payments in bid to raise pressure on Moscow

The move is meant to force Moscow to make the difficult decision of whether it would use dollars for payments on its debt or for other purposes, including supporting its war effort The United States stopped the Russian government on Monday, April 4, from paying holders of its sovereign debt more than $600 million from … Read more

Stocks rally fizzles, bond markets ponder risks for US economy

The Dow Jones Industrial Average ends down 0.19%, the S&P 500 falls 0.63%, and the Nasdaq Composite sheds 1.2% on Wednesday, March 30 NEW YORK, USA – The US and European equities rally wavered on Wednesday, March 30, as investors reviewed economic and geopolitical risks, while oil prices jumped more than $2 on the prospect … Read more