World stocks perk up

LONDON, World stock markets perked up on Friday after a volatile week, Reuters reported.The pan-European STOXX 600 index rose 0.9% and was set for a 1.2% weekly rise, its best in a month.MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slippe…

Global Markets

SHANGHAI, Asian shares stumbled on Wednesday, giving up early gains, Reuters reported.MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan reversed early gains to slip 0.14%, extending losses for the week to more than 2%.Seoul’s KOSPI slid 0.29% …

Asian Stocks Rise

Beijing, Asian stocks followed Wall Street higher on Tuesday after Chinese exports rose by double digits. Investors were looking ahead to U.S. earnings reports that are expected to show strong profits for major banks.The Shanghai Composite Index rose 0…