On Thursday, the three major US indexes logged their worst performances since mid-May (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/US-stocks-set-up-for-another-day-of-losses-as-north-korean-tensions-simmer-2017-08-10) in a session dogged by geopolitical concerns. South Korea's KOSPI fell 1.8 percent to almost a three-month low.
"There's not a fundamental reason why what we're seeing out of North Korea right now should affect stock market prices, but it's being used as the reason to sell off right now because we've been looking for it for so long", Schiegoleit said. But the market quickly bounced back, led by numerous tech stocks that were sinking on Thursday.
Franco Nevada Corp rose 3.9 percent to C$95.65, while Barrick Gold Corp was up 1.9 percent at C$21.26. As a result, the yield on the benchmark ten-year note, which moves opposite of its price, is down by 2.1 basis points at 2.220 percent.
President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that USA threats from Pyongyang would be met with "fire and fury", which prompted North Korea to say it was considering plans for a missile strike on the us pacific territory of Guam.
Investors had rushed to safe-haven assets after strongly worded exchanges between Washington and nuclear-armed North Korea late on Tuesday.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI closed down 204.69 points, or 0.93 per cent, at 21,844.01, the S&P 500 .SPX lost 35.81 points, or 1.45 per cent, to end the session at 2,438.21 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC fell 135.46 points, or 2.13 per cent, to 6,216.87.
GOT A PULSE: Health care stocks, which have been in a slump, were headed higher. BNY Mellon FX strategist Neil Mellor told Reuters that in recent years, "the market hasn't really reacted to things on the Korean Peninsula" because in the past "it [has been] largely North Korean sabre-rattling".
LACKLUSTER QUARTER: Office Depot sank 24.5 percent after the office supply company's second-quarter results fell short of Wall Street's projections. Asian stocks also fell across the board, while perceived safe-haven assets gold and the Japanese yen, rose. Rival Advanced Micro Devices was also down 2.6 percent.
Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, located south of Kuwait along the Gulf coast, said the spill had not reached their waters. Saudi Arabia and Kuwait jointly operate fields in a shared area known as the Neutral Zone.
We are not in bad shape, but with so many drivers with victories, that puts us pretty much in a box where we have to win. He is starting from the pole and was fastest in final practice & second fastest in the first practice on Saturday.
One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating , four have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. ValuEngine cut shares of Highwoods Properties from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd.
He would take both golds in the 2012 and 2016 Olympics as well, along with a raft of World Championship medals and broken records. According to Jamaican team doctor Dr Kevin Jones , Bolt had suffered from "cramp in his left hamstring".
Prashant Trivedi, the state's top health official, admitted there has been a problem in the pipeline which supplied oxygen . CM said that the Union Minister's Minister, Anupriya Patel will go to Gorakhpur on Sunday.
Justin Bieber recently announced he's ready to get wifed up , and it appears the hunt for his flawless woman is on. Because it looks like she's already got a man who's won her heart, and she's not afraid to show it to the world.
According to police, Vanderhall was found sleeping in a vehicle within two miles of the crime scene and was arrested, police say. Police say Vanderhall has a history of mental problems and a rap sheet that includes DWI and sexual abuse charges.
In response, President Donald Trump has warned North Korea repeatedly that if it takes such action, the USA will hit back. There's a sense of patriotism among those who cite the island's history of Guam residents serving in the USA military.
El locutor publicó en Twitter una foto de la vaina de la bala que le dispararon en la cabeza a su hijo en Avellaneda. Según las fuentes, el hijo de Otero fue interceptado por criminales que se transportaban en un Volkswagen Fox gris .
Barcelona jugó su primer partido sin Neymar el lunes en un duelo de exhibición contra el club brasileño Chapecoense . Los de Zidane podrían ganar su segundo título en una semana ante un Barcelona tocado por la marcha de Neymar .
2 killed in helicopter crash in Virginia
Sources familiar with the operation said state police were filming the Charlottesville protests from the helicopter. Berke was devoted to our entire family as part of our Executive Protective Unit team for the past three years.
China boosts global pressure on North Korea
Its sweeping claims overlap with those of ASEAN members Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia and Brunei, as well as Taiwan. The protracted quibblings delayed the statement's release, two Southeast Asian diplomats told the AP.
DLF Q1 profit down 58% to Rs 109 crore
Mercator Ltd posted a net loss of Rs 28.70 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2017, on the back of lower income. DLF expects the property market to recover soon with reduction in key policy rates by the RBI this month.
The Western Union Company (WU) - Momentum Stock to Focus
The firm owned 48,043 shares of the credit services provider's stock after buying an additional 11 shares during the period. Kentucky Retirement Systems acquired a new stake in Western Union Company (The ) during the fourth quarter worth $764,000.