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Stock futures rise after major averages slide on Covid unrest in China

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), September 6, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters US stock futures were higher on Tuesday morning after the major averages came under pressure from Covid protests in China, and as investors anticipated more economic data and commentary from Federal Reserve leaders this week. Dow …

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Hong Kong stocks rise 3% in Asia session; China’s Covid situation remains in focus

Hong Kong is on pace for the best month since April 1999 Hong Kong’s HangSeng index is on pace to post its best month since April 1999, when the index gained 21.85%. The index rose more than 3% as of Tuesday morning, and is up around 22% for the month of November, according to Refinitiv …

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Hong Kong stocks rise 3% in Asia session; China’s Covid situation remains in focus

Japan’s unemployment rate has changed, retail sales miss estimates Japan’s unemployment rate for October was steady from September’s reading of 2.6%, according to official data. The figure is slightly higher than the mean expectation of 2.5% from economists polled by Reuters. The jobs-to-applicant ratio, which measures active job openings per jobseeker, was at 1.35. That …

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