[WASHINGTON] US stocks snapped a four-day losing streak on Thursday, surging out of the red as oil prices stabilised and a Wall Street analyst recommended shares in Apple.

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A SERIES of natural disasters, a lack of near-term re-rating catalysts and a more cautious macroeconomic outlook have led broker KGI Securities to downgrade its recommendation on Accordia Golf Trust...

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ASIAN stocks rose on Thursday, buoyed by signs that China and the United States are taking the first steps to de-escalate their bitter trade dispute.

We maintain "buy" with a new S$0.23 target price from S$0.22, a 35 per cent upside plus 9.4 per cent FY2018 yield - this is as we lift FY2018-2019 earnings by 7 per cent...

[NEW YORK] US stocks opened lower on Thursday, with hopes of a trade negotiation between the United States and China being offset by mixed results from retailers and a slide in growth stocks...

SINGAPORE stocks finished 0.4 per cent higher on Thursday, with the Straits Times Index gaining 11.34 points to 3,054.53.

MALAYSIA share prices closed higher on Thursday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite Index up 5.8 points to 1,694.21.

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong stocks rallied with Shanghai Thursday on hopes China and the US can ease trade tensions, while market heavyweight Tencent surged on the back of better-than-expected earnings.

[LONDON] European stocks rose Thursday in opening deals, after British Prime Minister Theresa May won the backing of her Cabinet for her Brexit deal but suffered a ministerial resignation.