Friday, 22 March 2019 16:55 WIB
U.S. stock index futures were lower Friday morning, amid jitters sparked by the Federal Reserve's cautious outlook for the world™s largest economy.
At around 03:25 a.m. ET, Dow futures slipped 38 points, indicating a negative open of more than 14 points. Futures on the S&P 500 and Nasdaq were seen mixed.
The U.S. central bank surprised investors by adopting a sharp dovish stance on...
Friday, 22 March 2019 16:26 WIB
German manufacturing activity grew at the weakest pace in six years in the month of March, the latest manufacturing activity report from IHS/Markit research showed this Friday.
The German manufacturing purchasing managers index (PMI) slipped deeper into contraction territory and arrived at 44.7 versus 48.0 expected and 47.6 previous. Meanwhile, services PMI dropped to a two-month low level of...
Friday, 22 March 2019 17:32 WIB
Gold is poised for a third straight weekly gain as investors assessed the Federal Reserve™s policy shift to a prolonged pause in monetary policy tightening.
Spot gold +0.3% to $1,312.66/oz at 7:56am in London; +0.8% this week. Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index -0.1%; -0.4% this week. Silver +1.7% this week to head for biggest weekly gain since Jan. 25,...