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Wall Street extends declines on recession worries

Wall Street extends declines on recession worries

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Tech, consumer discretionary pare back gains * Casinos jump as Macau allows tour groups after nearly 3 years * Indexes down: Dow 1.06%, S&P 0.99%, Nasdaq 0.53% By Shreyashi Sanyal Sept 26 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes extended declines on Monday as investors continued to fret about the Federal Reserve's aggressive policy tightening and its impact on the U.S.

Nasdaq rises as battered growth stocks show recovery signs

Nasdaq rises as battered growth stocks show recovery signs

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Tech, consumer discretionary lead sectoral advance * Casinos jump as Macau allows tour groups after nearly 3 years * Indexes: S&P up 0.09%, Nasdaq up 0.96%, Dow down 0.40 (Updates to open) By Shreyashi Sanyal Sept 26 (Reuters) - The Nasdaq index moved higher in early session on Monday as beaten-down growth stocks tried to stage a comeback from a steep selloff that was triggered by worries of

Wall Street opens lower on rate-hike, recession fears

Wall Street opens lower on rate-hike, recession fears

Sept 26 (Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes opened lower on Monday as investors worried that the Federal Reserve's aggressive push to curb inflation may tip the country's economy into recession. The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI fell 53.57 points, or 0.18%, at the open to 29,536.84. The S&P 500 .SPX opened lower by 10.51 points, or 0.28%, at 3,682.72, while the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC dropped 34.54 points, or 0.32%, to 10,833.38 at the opening bell.

Wall Street eyes lower open on rate hike, recession worries

Wall Street eyes lower open on rate hike, recession worries

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Cyclical stocks lead declines * Casinos jump as Macau allows tour groups after nearly 3 years * Futures down: Dow 0.47%, S&P 0.57%, Nasdaq 0.45% By Shreyashi Sanyal Sept 26 (Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes headed for a lower open on Monday as investors worried that the Federal Reserve's aggressive push to curb inflation may tip the country's economy into recession.

Futures shackled by rate-hike, recession worries

Futures shackled by rate-hike, recession worries

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window.) * Futures down: Dow 0.76%, S&P 0.75%, Nasdaq 0.47% Sept 26 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures fell on Monday, kicking off another week on softer footing, as investors worried that the Federal Reserve's aggressive push to curb inflation may tip the American economy into recession.

London's FTSE 100 kept afloat by gains in consumer staples

London's FTSE 100 kept afloat by gains in consumer staples

* FTSE 100 off 0.1%, FTSE 250 down 1% * Sterling hits record low * Consumer staple stock rise, with Unilever up 1.1% * Pendragon jumps on buyout offer from top shareholder By Johann M Cherian Sept 26 (Reuters) - London's bluechip index was flat on Monday, while its regional peers fell, as gains in dollar-earning consumer staple companies on the sterling's tumble to a record low helped offset a drop in banks, homebuilders and real estate stocks.

Italian shares outperform broader Europe after election results

Italian shares outperform broader Europe after election results

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Meloni set to lead Italy after right triumphs at polls * Berenberg upgrades Belimo as renovation wave builds By Devik Jain Sept 26 (Reuters) - Italian shares jumped nearly 1% on Monday, outperforming their regional peers as Telecom Italia and financial stocks advanced after the right-wing coalition led by Georgia Meloni looked set to win the country's general election.

Italian shares shine after election, broader Europe slips

Italian shares shine after election, broader Europe slips

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * Meloni set to lead Italy after right triumphs at polls * Berenberg upgrades Belimo as renovation wave builds * Analysts expect BoE announcement to support pound (Updates to market close) By Devik Jain and Amruta Khandekar Sept 26 (Reuters) - Shares in Italy outperformed European peers on Monday after the right-wing coalition led by Georgia Meloni overwhelmingly won the national election, whil

FTSE 100 gains as weak pound lifts export-heavy consumer staples

FTSE 100 gains as weak pound lifts export-heavy consumer staples

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click or type LIVE/ in a news window) * FTSE 100 up 0.5%, FTSE 250 off 0.7% Sept 26 (Reuters) - London's FTSE 100 index rose on Monday, led by shares of dollar-earning consumer staple companies after sterling tumbled to record low on worries the new government's economic plan will stretch Britain's finances to the limit.

Commodity stocks drag Europe's STOXX 600 lower; Italian shares rise

Commodity stocks drag Europe's STOXX 600 lower; Italian shares rise

(For a Reuters live blog on U.S., UK and European stock markets, click LIVE/ or type LIVE/ in a news window) Sept 26 (Reuters) - Europe's STOXX 600 index slipped for the third straight session on Monday on worries about an economic downturn, although Italian shares outperformed after the right-wing coalition led by Georgia Meloni looked set to win the country's general election.

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 26

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 26

Sept 26 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening higher with futures FFIc1 up 0.51% on Monday. * UNILEVER: Unilever ULVR.L CEO Alan Jope plans to retire at the end of 2023, the maker of Dove soap and Knorr stock cubes said on Monday, roughly two months after activist investor Nelson Peltz joined the board. * GSK: GSK GSK.L named luxury fashion brand Burberry's BRBY.L Julie Brown as its new chief financial officer to succeed Iain Mackay, at a time when the British drugmaker is s

Australia shares end at three-month low as strong dollar hits commodity prices

Australia shares end at three-month low as strong dollar hits commodity prices

* Commodities sectors lead benchmark rout * Healthcare, tech stocks remain outliers (Updates to close) By Archishma Iyer Sept 26 (Reuters) - Australian shares closed at a three-month low on Monday, with miners and energy companies bearing the brunt of a broad market sell-off as the safe-haven U.S. dollar's surge to a two-decade peak hit commodity prices.