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Asian Shares Extend Rally, U.S. Earnings To Test Optimism

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.15%, having climbed sharply last week on the back of surging Chinese stocks, which added another 1% on Monday.

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Global Markets: Stocks Succumb To Shutdown Fears But China Charges On

Wall Street also mostly fell, but the red-hot tech sector roared ahead, notching its fifth closing record high in six sessions.

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Global Markets: Asian Stocks Grind Higher As Focus Turns To Earnings

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.6% and touched a 20-week high as Chinese stocks extended their extraordinary rally.

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Global Markets: Asian Shares Mixed As Corporate Earnings Loom

Australian S&P/ASX 200 futures lost 0.50% in early trading, while Japan's Nikkei 225 futures added 0.11%, and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index futures rose 0.39%.

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Global Markets: Europe Stalls After China's Bull Charge Rumbles On

Oil prices were also struggling in line with most commodity markets. Brent crude lost nearly 1% to $42.69 per barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude fell to $40.24.

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Asia Shares Climb As China Blue Chips Hit Five-Year Peak

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan climbed 1% to its highest since February.

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Asian Shares Hit Four-Month High As U.S., China Recoveries Gather Pace

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.5%, reaching their highest level since late February, while Japan's Nikkei rose 0.4%.

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Asian Stocks Rise On Vaccine Hopes, Eyes On US Payrolls

Japan's Nikkei rose 0.4%, China's blue-chip index added 0.6% while Hong Kong's Hang Seng index climbed 1.7%.

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Global Markets: Stocks Adrift, Havens Sought As Virus Fears Cast Shadow Over Recovery

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inched 0.2% higher, led by a 0.8% rise in Chinese blue chips. But Japan's Nikkei fell 0.8%.

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Global Markets: Asian Shares Inch Higher As Data Drives Rebound Hopes

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.4%, led by gains in Korea and China.

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Global Markets: Asia Stocks Wary As Coronavirus Threatens Economic Reopening

E-Mini futures for the S&P 500 recouped their early losses to edge up 0.3% and EUROSTOXX 50 futures added 0.2%. FTSE futures dipped 0.2%.

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Global Stock Markets Sink As US Virus Concerns Offset Europe Rebound Hopes

MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed 1.46% following broad declines in Europe and slight gains in Asia.

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Global Markets: Stocks, Oil And Euro Gain Despite Surging Coronavirus Cases

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures gained 20 cents, or 0.5%, to $38.92. Brent crude futures rose 31 cents, or 0.8%, to $41.36.

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Global Stocks And Oil Gain Despite Surging Coronavirus Cases

Having risen between 0500 and 0700 GMT, the dollar fell in early London trading to 97.317 against a basket of currencies by 0745 GMT.

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Global Stocks Going Nowhere As Virus Fears Hold Optimism In Check

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3%, for a weekly gain of around 0.5%.

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