Stocks stall near record highs ahead of US stimulus expectations

Concerns over a possible Trump impeachment kept Asian shares from crossing historic highs despite expectations of ‘trillions’ of dollars in new stimulus measures. Asian shares paused near historic highs on Monday while United States Treasury yields were at a 10-month top as

US jobs market recovery continues to stall as COVID surges

The number of Americans filing new applications with states for unemployment benefits edged down slightly last week but remains stubbornly high as COVID-19 restrictions continue to hobble the United States jobs market recovery. The number of Americans filing new applications with states