LONDON - Global stock indexes fell on Tuesday following disappointing earnings results and weaker-than-expected U.S. durable goods orders, while the euro rose for a second day against the dollar.
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks fell sharply on Tuesday, with Microsoft and Caterpillar shares tumbling after quarterly results, while an unexpected decline in durable goods orders also weighed on sentiment.
NEW YORK - Oil rose on Tuesday as a weaker dollar propped up commodities priced in the currency, but gains were limited by fears of another large build in U.S. crude stocks and that the seven-month long selloff in oil has yet to peak.
NEW YORK - The U.S. dollar fell on Tuesday with currency strategists pointing toward a surprise drop in U.S. durable goods orders that is feeding into speculation the Federal Reserve might hold off on raising interest rates longer than currently expected.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Treasury is taking the lead on addressing currency manipulation, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON - A gauge of U.S. business investment plans fell for a fourth straight month in December, a potential sign that slowing global growth and falling crude oil prices were starting to weigh on the economy.
LONDON, Jan 27 - European shares opened steady on Tuesday as mixed corporate updates from firms including Siemens and Ericsson tempered investor appetite for stocks after an eight-day rally.
* Indexes down: Dow 1.7 pct, S&P 1.3 pct, Nasdaq 1.7 pct (Updates to morning trading)
LONDON, Jan 27 - Renewed concern over Greece and weak results at companies such as Siemens and Philips halted a winning run on European stock markets on Tuesday.
TOKYO, Jan 27 - Japanese share prices rose to one-month highs on Tuesday on relief that Greece's election outcome did not roil European financial markets as much as initially feared. The Nikkei rose 1.7 percent to 17,768.30 points, its highest close since late December and extending its recovery from a 2-1/2-month low hit on Jan. 16 to 7.1 percent. Gains were led by precision machinery makers and financial shares. Market players were also betting that stimulus from the Euro
Jan 27 - Hong Kong shares snapped a five-day winning streak on Tuesday, dragged down by losses in mainland China markets.
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