Asia-Pacific stocks, Fed, earnings, economic data

CNBC Pro: What a tech fund manager expects from Apple and Alphabet’s earnings this week Microsoft released a disappointing earnings forecast last week, but its stock has since risen. What does this mean for other Big Tech companies that should report earnings? Technology fund manager Jeremy Gleeson, who manages the £1.1 billion ($1.5 billion) AXA … Read more

Asia-Pacific stocks, Fed, earnings, economic data

CNBC Pro: What a tech fund manager expects from Apple and Alphabet’s earnings this week Microsoft released a disappointing earnings forecast last week, but its stock has since risen. What does this mean for other Big Tech companies that should report earnings? Technology fund manager Jeremy Gleeson, who manages the £1.1 billion ($1.5 billion) AXA … Read more

Asia-Pacific stocks mixed as U.S. inflation data remains in spotlight

Bank of Japan to review side effects of monetary easing, local newspapers report The Bank of Japan will consider the side effects of monetary easing at its policy meeting next week, local newspaper Yomiuri reported. “This is because the market interest rate remains distorted even after the policy review late last year,” Yomiuri wrote. The … Read more

Asia-Pacific markets trade lower as region kicks off 2023

Singapore’s economy grew by 3.8% in 2022 Singapore’s economy grew 3.8% on a full-year basis for 2022, according to Data published Tuesday by the Ministry of Trade and Industry. The economy grew 2.2% in the fourth quarter from a year ago, the slowest pace since mid-2021 but beating expectations of 2.1% from a Reuters poll. … Read more

Fed Rate Decision, South Korea Trade, Australia Unemployment, New Zealand GDP

November retail sales in China experience major misfires Chinese industrial production in November rose 2.2%, after growing 5% in October, according to official data. That’s less than expectations for 3.6% growth in a Reuters survey. Retail sales fell 5.9% on an annualized basis, more than expectations of a 3.7% drop in a Reuters survey and … Read more