09 Aug '11, 9pm

Markets see a day of downs and ups: Wall Street managed to put a brake on losses for the time being,... #realestate

NEW YORK - Despite more developments fuelling concerns over the global economy - including China's July inflation hitting a three-year high and Standard & Poor's lowering the rating of some of the United States' most important financial institutions - world stocks recovered yesterday after ten straight days of decline. Wall Street managed to put a brake on losses for the time being, with investors turning their attention to a meeting of the US Federal Reserve early this morning. The Fed gave no indication of what action it would take but hopes that it will help stocks in Europe and Wall Street futures recover. Investors still remained worried, however, about the consequences of the US credit downgrade, Europe's debt crisis and mounting expectations of a global recession. "While we are still not convinced the Fed is prepared to announce significant new monetary policy steps...

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