Posts Tagged: asian stocks

Asian Stocks, Oil Gain on Global Growth Optimism; Dollar Drops

Asian stocks rose a second day and oil gained after bigger-than-expected gains in Japanese retail sales and U.S. housing boosted confidence in global growth. The dollar fell before a...

Philippine peso retreat after signs of economic slowdown

The Philippine peso led declines in Asian currencies after reports signaled manufacturing shrank in China and Europe, damping demand for emerging-market assets. The peso and South Korea’s won traded...