Skip to main content


Asian Markets Update: Tokyo Stocks Fall Following News of Bank Scandal

The Nikkei fell to 15,727.49 following the weekend resignation of the head of the Financial Reconstruction Commission.

Asian Markets Update: Tech Sector Takes a Beating in Japan

Investors also unload blue-chips bought on margin a few months ago.

The Coming Week in Asia: Looking for a Way Out of Tokyo's Doldrums

New mutual funds may give Japanese stocks the oomph they need to pull out of their torpor.

Asian Markets Update: Japanese Stocks Sharply Lower

Local traders don't like the sound of foreign money leaving the market.

Asian Markets Update: Japanese Stocks Fall as Rate Fears Sink Most Sectors

News that foreigners were net sellers last month further spooked the market.

Breaking News

Tesla Stock Slides On Reports of California Layoffs, Office Closure

Tesla has reportedly closed its San Mateo office, and laid off 200 employees, as it begins a wave of cost cuts throughout the carmaker's global operations.

Disney Stock Lower As Board Extends Contract of CEO Bob Chapek

"Bob is the right leader at the right time for The Walt Disney Company, and the board has full confidence in him and his leadership team,' said Disney chair Sue Arnold.

Bed Bath & Beyond Stock Plunges On Q1 Loss, CEO Mark Tritton Exit

"After thorough consideration, the Board determined that it was time for a change in leadership," said independent director Harriet Edelman.

FedEx Stock Slides As Ground Margin Forecast Highlights Inflation Challenge

"Our strategy is focused on driving yields, expanding margins, and elevating returns through profitable growth and capital efficiency," said new CEO Raj Subramaniam.