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Asia stocks mixed; Nikkei ends up 2.2% on weaker yen " Asian stock markets were mixed on Tuesday, with shares in Japan outperforming as the yen weakened to a two month low against the U.S. dollar, boosting sentiment. During late... Read >>

Forex - Dollar hits 2-month highs vs. yen " The dollar rose to a two month high against the yen on Tuesday amid mounting expectations that the Federal Reserve will soon start to taper stimulus measures after last week's... Read >>

Asian shares mixed, Nikkei up on further yen weakness, Australia down " A weaker yen lifted Japanese stocks Tuesday, while a drop in in business confidence led Australia's benchmark lower and the Hang Seng ended the morning session down ahead of... Read >>

Forex - Australian dollar weakens more on NAB survey, dollar up vs yen " The Australian dollar weakened further on Tuesday in Asian trade as a National Australia Bank survey of business confidence and conditions for October indicated that a... Read >>

MYMEX crude falls in early Asia trade on profit taking " Crude oil prices slipped in early Asian trade Tuesday, giving back some of the gains overnight after talks between Iran and Western failed to reach an agreement that could... Read >>

Forex - Australian dollar dips on NAB business survey, dollar up vs yen " The Australian dollar weakened after the National Bank of Australia said business confidence eased in October and business conditions stayed the same as September, dashing for... Read >>

Gold eases marginally in early Asian trade, China watched " Gold prices eased marginally in early Asian trade on Tuesday, continuing a decline from overnight on expectations the dollar will continue to make gains as the Federal Reserve... Read >>

Forex - Aussie dollar weakens before NAB survey, U.S.dollar gains on yen " The Australian dollar drifted lower in early Asian trade on Tuesday ahead of a closely watched survey by National Bank of Australia on business confidence and conditions for... Read >>

U.S. stocks gain on jobs data, cautious of key earnings; Dow up 0.10% " U.S. stocks posted cautious gains in a quiet session on Monday as investors continued to applaud a better than expected October jobs report released on Friday though many... Read >>

Forex - Dollar edges lower amid profit taking " The dollar traded mixed to lower against most major currencies in a quiet session on Monday after investors locked in gains from Friday's surprisingly strong October jobs... Read >>