Tag: Growth

  • Asian Stocks, Oil Gain on Global Growth Optimism; Dollar Drops

    Asian stocks rose a second day and oil gained after bigger-than-expected gains in Japanese retail sales and U.S. housing boosted confidence in global growth. The dollar fell before a European summit on the debt crisis. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index added 1 percent as of 1:00 p.m. in Tokyo, where the Nikkei 225 Stock Average […]