Monday, 18 November 2019 15:30 WIB
Hong Kong stocks rose more than one percent Monday, staging a rebound after losing around five percent last week, with trade optimism trumping worries about violent protests in the city.
The Hang Seng index jumped 1.35 percent, or 354.43 points, to 26,681.09.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.62 percent, or 17.86 points, to 2,909.20, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks...
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 16:00 WIB
Gold declines after a narrow weekly advance as investors awaited fresh developments on the trade front and weighed data that showed a drop in holdings in bullion-backed exchange-traded funds.
Spot gold -0.2% to $1,465.50/oz at 7:01am in London; +0.6% last week. Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index flat after -0.2% last week.
U.S. and Chinese negotiators held œconstructive...