Tuesday, 21 May 2019 16:17 WIB
U.S. stock futures pointed higher for Tuesday, as cautiously optimistic investors appeared set to shake off losses linked to trade tensions that kicked off the week.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 45 points, or 0.2%, to 25,742, while S&P 500 futures gained 6.6 points, or 0.3%, to 2,850.50. Nasdaq-100 gained 23 points, or 0.3%, to 7,415.
On Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial...
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 19:53 WIB
U.S. retail sales unexpectedly declined in April for the second time in three months, weighed down by soft sales of autos and building materials and suggesting consumer spending will remain subdued this quarter.
The value of overall sales declined 0.2% after a 1.7% increase the prior month that was the strongest gain since 2017, according to Commerce Department figures released...
Tuesday, 21 May 2019 19:35 WIB
Gold prices headed lower Tuesday as global stocks staged a rebound and the dollar strengthened, factors that helped to dull bullion™s appeal.
June gold on Comex traded $4.90, or 0.4%, lower at $1,272.40 an ounce, after booking a modest rise on Monday. The day™s early trading put the yellow metal on pace to log its lowest settlement since May 2, according to FactSet data.
Gold™s gains had...