Tuesday, 23 July 2019 09:57 WIB
Japanese stocks edged higher on Tuesday morning, with the semiconductor sector leading the gains, tracking Wall Street moves, though trading remained thin ahead of the domestic earnings season for the April-June quarter.
The benchmark Nikkei share average rose 1.0% to 21,622.78 in late morning trade, its highest level in a week. The broader Topix added 0.8% to 1.568.58.
Overnight, U.S. S&P...
Thursday, 18 July 2019 15:48 WIB
U.K. retail sales unexpectedly rose last month, ending a downbeat second quarter on a more positive note.
The volume of goods sold in stores and online climbed 1% in June after dropping for the previous two months, the Office for National Statistics said Thursday. Economists surveyed by Bloomberg had predicted another fall.
Sales were up 0.7% in the second quarter, adding 0.04...
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 09:36 WIB
Gold dropped after U.S. lawmakers agreed on a debt-limit deal, boosting investors™ appetite for risk. Silver retreated from near the highest level since June 2018.
Spot gold -0.4% to $1,418.60/oz at 9:49am in Singapore. Price hit $1,453.09 on Friday, highest since May 2013. Silver -0.7% to $16.2538/oz after as much as +1.4% Monday; metal gained to $16.5907 last...