Friday, 22 November 2019 15:22 WIB
European stocks opened slightly higher on Friday despite mixed signals over the status of U.S.-China trade discussions.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 edged 0.2% higher in early trade, with basic resources stocks climbing 0.8% as most sectors and major bourses edged into positive territory.
Against the backdrop of ongoing trade negotiations, tensions between the world™s two largest economies...
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...
Friday, 22 November 2019 13:47 WIB
Oil prices pulled back from their highest levels in nearly two months on Friday amid continued uncertainty over whether the United States and China will be able to reach a partial trade deal that would lift some pressure on the global economy.
That was more than enough to offset news of a likely extension of production cuts by major producers that drove prices higher in the previous...