Monday, 18 November 2019 19:32 WIB
Stock-index futures point to a higher start for Wall Street on Monday, with equities set to build on last week™s push to records as investors remain optimistic over U.S.-China trade talks.
Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 80 points, or 0.3%, to 28,033, while S&P 500 futures gained 5.95 points, or 0.2%, to 3,124.25. Nasdaq-100 futures were up 22 points, or 0.3%, at...
Friday, 15 November 2019 21:05 WIB
Sales at gas stations, car dealers and internet stores such as Amazon rose in October, but most other retailers posted weak results just before the start of the critical holiday shopping season.
Retail sales increased 0.3% last month, the government said Friday, matching the forecast of economists polled by MarketWatch.
The increase in sales was concentrated in just a few segments, however. If...
Monday, 18 November 2019 18:48 WIB
Gold prices edged down on Monday as optimism grew about U.S.-China trade ties following a report of œconstructive talks over the weekend, while losses were capped by a softer dollar.
Spot gold was down about 0.3% to $1,463.40 per ounce at 0732 GMT, while U.S. gold futures were 0.4% lower at $1,462.90.
Chinese state media Xinhua reported Washington and Beijing had a high-level phone call...