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Asia's Equity Valuations Climb To Decade High In May

The MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe climbed 4.2%, lifting its P/E ratio to 18.39, the highest since at least June 2003.

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Global Markets: Asia Stocks Make Cautious Gains As China Worries Slow Recovery Rally

World stock markets have rallied nearly 36% from March lows on hopes for a swift recovery from a pandemic that has killed nearly 375,000 people and crushed global growth as countries have shut down to try and slow the virus' spread.

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Asian Shares Turn Cautious, Oil Rebounds In Choppy Trade

U.S. crude futures jumped 5.5% to $24.93 a barrel, having shed 9.4% the session before, while Brent crude added 75 cents to $32.62.

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Global Markets: Asian Stocks Slip As Virus' Regional Spread Spooks Investors

U.S. crude last sat 25 cents firmer at $53.54 per barrel and Brent added 23 cents to $59.35.

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Equity Indices Slump As Metal Stocks Drag On Worries Over China's Coronavirus

Among stocks, metal majors were the worst sufferers with Vedanta down by 4.5 per cent at Rs 142.10 per share.

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Asian Stocks Bounce As Investors Welcome China Virus Response

Worries about contagion, particularly as millions travel for Lunar New Year festivities, have knocked stocks from record peaks.

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Asian Stocks Drop As Trump's New Tariffs Revive Trade Gloom

But European shares, which had also slumped following Trump's tariff announcement, were expected to rise on Tuesday.

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Global Markets: Asian Stocks At Six-week Highs As Trade War Gloom Lifts Before ECB

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.5 per cent and Tokyo's Nikkei stock index rose 0.96 per cent. Australian shares were up 0.2 per cent.

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Global Markets: Asia Shares Rise On Trade Talks Hope, Firm US Data; Safe Havens Sold

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan added 0.4 per cent, putting it on track for a 2.2 per cent weekly gain - which would make it the best week since mid-June.

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Gold Steady Near Six-Year High On Growing Recession Fears

Spot gold slipped 0.2 per cent to $1,543.02 per ounce at 0407 GMT, but near last week's $1,554.56, its highest since April 2013.

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Global Markets: Asian Stocks Cautious Ahead Of Powell's Speech; Yuan At Fresh 11-1/2 Year Low

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan edged 0.3 per cent higher and was up 1.0 per cent for the week, on track to break a four-week losing streak.

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Asian Share Valuations Fall As Higher Trade War Risks Priced In

Asian stocks' average forward 12-month price-to-earnings ratio (P/E) fell to 11.1 times at the end of last week, compared with about 12.7 times a month ago, Refinitiv data showed.

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Global Markets: Asian Shares Rally On U.S.-China Trade Thaw

In Asia, gains were concentrated in Chinese shares, with Chinese blue-chips up 1.5 per cent and Hong Kong's Hang Seng index gaining 1.1 per cent. Japan's Nikkei stock index ended 1 per cent higher, while Australian shares gained 0.1 per cent

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Global Markets: Asian Shares, Oil Soar On Sino-U.S. Trade Truce

Trade-exposed currencies led the early gains, with the Australian dollar notching a four-month peak, while the dollar dropped to one-month lows against the yuan

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Yen Gains, Asian Stocks At Session Lows After BOJ Holds Steady

With the global economy slowing and many countries facing deflationary pressures, investors' focus remains squarely on policy decisions from the world's major central banks

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