Wednesday Outlook: Asian stocks stumble on China growth risk; dollar drifts

Oil climbs; gold steady

  
People wear protective masks as they walk past a panel displaying the Hang Seng Index during morning trading following the outbreak of the new coronavirus in Hong Kong, China March 2, 2020.

People wear protective masks as they walk past a panel displaying the Hang Seng Index during morning trading following the outbreak of the new coronavirus in Hong Kong, China March 2, 2020.

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Asian stocks stumble as weak China data fan global growth worries
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dropped 0.82%

Oil prices climb after drawdown in stocks, positive demand outlook
Vaccines set to unleash pent-up oil demand -IEA

Dollar drifts as soft inflation raises taper timing questions
The dollar index stood at 92.632, little changed from Tuesday

Gold steady above $1,800 as U.S. inflation raises doubts on Fed taper timeline
Spot gold was steady at $1,802.86 per ounce


 

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