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Wall St. extends slide with trade and rates in focus

(Reuters) – Wall Street indexes continued their slide in Thursday’s volatile session as investors worried about rising interest rates and braced for a trade war hit to corporate earnings a day ahead of the quarterly reporting season kickoff. In its sixth consecutive day of declines, the S&P closed down 2.1 percent after shedding 3 percent in Wednesday’s session. But at ...

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Global stocks slide to three-month low on tech stocks plunge, rising U.S. interest rates

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks on major world markets slid to a three-month low on Wednesday, with the benchmark S&P500 stock index falling more than 3.0 percent, its biggest one-day fall since February. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 3, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Technology shares tumbled on fears of ...

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Equities slide to three-month low as tech stocks plunge

NEW YORK (Reuters) – World equities fell more than 1 percent on Wednesday, sliding to three-month lows, as technology shares slumped on fears of slowing demand, while rising U.S. bond yields made stocks less compelling. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 3, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid On Wall Street, the ...

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Tech, luxury goods lead Wall Street slide

(Reuters) – U.S. stock indexes dived around 1 percent on Wednesday as worries over China and the impact of rising Treasury yields on global growth drove falls in luxury goods companies and chipmakers. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., October 3, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Technology stocks .SPLRCT slid more than ...

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Global shares slide on China growth fears, dollar gains

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A gauge of global equity markets fell on Monday amid unease over the impact of the escalating U.S.-Sino trade war on China’s growth, while the dollar gained versus the euro and Italian bond yields spiked on a spat over Italy’s budget plans. An investor watches a board showing stock information at a brokerage office in Beijing, ...

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Shares slide on ‘powerful cocktail’ of China slump, Treasuries and Italy

LONDON (Reuters) – European markets fell on Monday as investor confidence took a knock from last week’s spike in Treasury yields and from a Chinese market slump brought on by concern that an escalating trade war with the United States could curb China’s growth. An investor watches a board showing stock information at a brokerage office in Beijing, China October ...

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European shares slide on ‘powerful cocktail’ of China slump, Treasuries and Italy

LONDON (Reuters) – European markets fell heavily on Monday as investor confidence took a knock from last week’s spike in Treasury yields and from a Chinese market slump brought on by concerns that an escalating trade war with the United States could dent China’s growth. FILE PHOTO: The London Stock Exchange Group offices are seen in the City of London, ...

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