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Wall Street opens higher after brutal selloff

Wall Street opens higher after brutal selloff

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes opened higher on Tuesday, after five sessions of relentless selling on worries of a rate-hike induced economic slowdown. The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI rose 159.1 points, or 0.54%, at the open to 29419.88. The S&P 500 .SPX rose 31.4 points, or 0.86%, at the open to 3686.44​, while the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC rose 152.4 points, or 1.41%, to 10955.288 at the opening bell.

Wall Street set to open higher after brutal selloff

Wall Street set to open higher after brutal selloff

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Major indexes set to snap five-day losing streak * Rate-sensitive tech, growth stocks shine * Sharp rebound in oil prices boost energy firms * Futures up: Dow 1.13%, S&P 1.42%, Nasdaq 1.67% By Susan Mathew and Ankika Biswas Sept 27 (Reuters) - Wall Street was headed for a higher open on Tuesday after five sessions of relentless selling on worries of a rate-hike induced economic slowdown, whic

Futures bounce after brutal Wall Street selloff

Futures bounce after brutal Wall Street selloff

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Rate-sensitive tech, growth stocks shine * Sharp rebound in oil prices boost energy firms * Major indexes set to snap five-day losing streak * Futures up: Dow 0.93%, S&P 1.15%, Nasdaq 1.35% By Susan Mathew and Ankika Biswas Sept 27 (Reuters) - U.S.

Cops on Brazil's campaign trail call for backup as violence spikes

Cops on Brazil's campaign trail call for backup as violence spikes

By Gabriel Stargardter FLORIANOPOLIS, Brazil, Sept 27 (Reuters) - The day after a Workers Party (PT) official was shot dead by a supporter of far-right Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro in July, the Federal Police guarding his leftist campaign rival sent a classified memo to senior colleagues across Brazil. They were calling for backup. In the document seen by Reuters, the officers warned that former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva's safety was threatened by "radicalized opponents," increas

Futures bounce off Wall Street's 2022 lows

Futures bounce off Wall Street's 2022 lows

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window.) * Futures up: Dow 0.89%, S&P 1.12%, Nasdaq 1.28% Sept 27 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures rebounded on Tuesday, following a bruising sell-off over the last few sessions on rate-hike induced recession fears that confirmed the Dow .DJI has been in a bear market for most of this year.

Mining stocks buoy London's FTSE 100; BoE policy forum in focus

Mining stocks buoy London's FTSE 100; BoE policy forum in focus

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * FTSE 100 up 0.4%, FTSE 250 adds 0.5% * BOE policy forum at 1100 GMT * Saga cuts profit forecast on inflationary woes * Biffa to be taken over in bln $1.4 bln deal By Johann M Cherian Sept 27 (Reuters) - UK's FTSE 100 edged higher on Tuesday, lifted by miners, while investors looked ahead to a statement from the Bank of England's chief economist for further details on the central bank's respon

Europe's STOXX 600 climbs 1% after three-day selloff; Nexi shines

Europe's STOXX 600 climbs 1% after three-day selloff; Nexi shines

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Nexi jumps after 2025 target plan exceeds consensus * Deutsche Bank cuts Hugo Boss on "fading tailwinds" By Devik Jain Sept 27 (Reuters) - Europe's STOXX 600 index rose on Tuesday, led by automakers and travel stocks following a three-day selloff triggered by global recession fears, while Italian payments group Nexi topped the benchmark index on a strong business outlook.

Europe shares slip as UK adds to rate hike worries

Europe shares slip as UK adds to rate hike worries

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Nexi jumps after 2025 target plan exceeds consensus * Banks, utilities see sharp losses (Updates to market close) By Devik Jain and Amruta Khandekar Sept 27 (Reuters) - Europe bourses fell on Tuesday, extending a sell-off driven by escalating fears of a recession amid aggressive policy tightening by central banks, with London stocks reeling from worries about a new economic plan.

Japan's Nikkei ends higher, Uniqlo clothing-owner Fast Retailing jumps

Japan's Nikkei ends higher, Uniqlo clothing-owner Fast Retailing jumps

TOKYO, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Japan's Nikkei share average ended higher on Tuesday, led by heavyweight Fast Retailing, as investors scooped up beaten-down shares following a global sell-off as the U.S. Federal Reserve reiterated its stance to stay on an aggressive policy path. The Nikkei .N225 gained 0.53% to close at 26,571.87, recovering from a two-month low scaled in the previous session.

Miners boost London's commodity-heavy FTSE 100

Miners boost London's commodity-heavy FTSE 100

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * FTSE 100 up 0.2%, FTSE 250 adds 0.7% Sept 27 (Reuters) - UK's FTSE 100 edged higher on Tuesday, lifted by miners, while investors awaited a statement from the Bank of England's chief economist later in the day for further details on the central bank's response to the recent turmoil.

Europe's STOXX 600 opens higher after three-day selloff; Nexi shines

Europe's STOXX 600 opens higher after three-day selloff; Nexi shines

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) Sept 27 (Reuters) - Europe's STOXX 600 index rose on Tuesday, led by automakers and materials stocks after a three-day selloff triggered by fears over global recession, while Italian payments group Nexi topped the benchmark index on strong business outlook.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 27

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 27

Sept 27 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening higher with futures FFIc1 up 0.59% on Tuesday. * BIFFA: Biffa Plc BIFF.L has agreed to be taken over by private equity firm Energy Capital Partners (ECP) in a deal valuing the British waste-management company at about 1.3 billion pounds ($1.41 billion). * DOMINO'S: Britian's Domino's Pizza Group DOM.L on Tuesday appointed Elias Diaz Sese as its new chief executive officer on an interim basis.