Asian shares advance modestly, with investors picking up beaten-down commodity-related shares as they watch for further developments in Europe
LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- Japanese stocks rose in early Wednesday trading, getting a boost from U.S. gains overnight, with the blue-chip Nikkei Stock Average rising 0.5% to 8,581.00, and the broader Topix advancing 0.3%. Tech shares were among the ...
Canadian stocks close higher Tuesday. IAMGold and Eldorado rise with gold prices, and Bombardier rallies after a NetJets order.
As Wall Street tracks events in Europe, U.S. stocks rise on speculation that central bankers will make further moves to stimulate the global economy.