Tuesday Outlook: Oil prices edge lower; Asian shares weaken on stimulus worries

Investors cautious ahead of the Federal Reserve meet

  
Passersby wearing protective face masks are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Tokyo, Japan November 10, 2020.

Passersby wearing protective face masks are reflected on a stock quotation board outside a brokerage, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Tokyo, Japan November 10, 2020.

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Dollar firm as jittery markets look to Fed for catalysts
Cautious move into safer assets lifted the dollar index a little bit to 90.353

Gold inches lower on firmer dollar, U.S. stimulus worries
Spot gold was down 0.1% to $1,853.99 per ounce

Asian stocks weaken on stimulus worries, dollar holds firm
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dipped 0.7% to 722.7

Oil prices edge lower amid doubts over U.S. stimulus, rising coronavirus cases
Brent crude  was down 15 cents at $55.73 by 0135 GMT, having risen nearly 1% on Monday


 

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