Wednesday, 24 April 2019 23:27 WIB
The S&P 500 moved closer to its all-time high on Wednesday, while technology stocks nudged the Nasdaq to a record level, as investors took heart from a largely upbeat earnings season.
The S&P 500 is just 6 points shy of its intra-day record high of 2,940.91 hit in late September. The index has rallied 17% this year, supported by a dovish Federal Reserve, hopes of a U.S.-China trade...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 09:03 WIB
Australian Bureau of Statistics releases first-quarter inflation report in Sydney Wednesday.
CPI unchanged Q/Q vs est. 0.2% gain. Weighted median CPI rose 0.1% Q/Q vs est. 0.4% gain. Trimmed mean CPI advances 1.6% Y/Y vs est. 1.7% gain. CPI climbs 1.3% Y/Y vs est. 1.5% gain. Weighted median CPI increases 1.2% Y/Y vs est. 1.6% gain
AUD trades at 70.51 U.S. cents in Sydney from 70.92 cents...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 23:37 WIB
The euro fell against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday after data showing a surprise deterioration in business morale in Germany stoked fears of slowing global growth and weighed on a gauge of world equity markets.
The decline in the Munich-based Ifo economic institute's business climate index bucked expectations for a small improvement and sent U.S. Treasury yields reeling as investors piled into...