at its slowest pace since 2008 ( +6.9% Y/Y) while fixed-asset investment and retail sales both missed forecasts. Asian markets finished broadly lower while the Shanghai Composite ( +0.3% ) posted a gain despite the disappointing China data; major
company is working with aboriginal groups in the area and performing initial work on the site. British Columbia is closer to Asian markets than some competing parts of the world including the U.S. Gulf Coast, but the latter area's projects that are moving
sites in seven countries. The company generates less than 50% of its sales in the United States, with a strong presence in Asian markets . During the past several years, Eastman has sold noncore businesses, choosing to focus on higher-margin specialty product
Indian shares fall, with the broader NSE index down 0.22 percent, tracking other Asian markets on continued Fed worries and after U.S. president vowed to fight Islamic State militants.
Nasdaq -0.1% . European bourses have dropped to fresh lows, with Spain's IBEX ( -0.9% ) leading the slide; Asian markets ended little changed. On the M&A front, Annie's +37% premarket after agreeing to be acquired by General Mills; also
present and the divestiture of several businesses deemed "non-core" leaves me wondering how the firm's push into its new Asian markets will go. Ultimately I think that SLF will do well over the long-haul, but with the stock reasonably close to its 52 week
showing a drop in import growth and renewed concerns over the crisis in Ukraine; S&P and Dow -0.2% , Nasdaq flat. Asian markets ended on a mixed note; European bourses trade lower across the board, with the U.K.'s FTSE -0.8% after a weekend
SINGAPORE, Sept 8 (IFR) - Secondary trading was muted in Asian markets today as China and South Korea were closed and Hong Kong will be off tomorrow.
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Faced once again with the prospect of rate rises in the United States, investors in Asia are no longer selling and running as in the past, choosing instead to stay in markets like India and South Korea, that are relatively sheltered from global forces.
agreement, which is set to go into effect later today. European markets have turned mixed after the jobs report, while most Asian markets fell slightly. Corporate news is sparse: Gap -6% premarket after reporting a sharp drop in August same store sales