Wednesday, 26 February 2020 16:26 WIB
Stocks fell in Europe and Asia on Wednesday while U.S. index futures pointed to a modestly higher open after another strong sell-off on Wall Street. Treasuries and the dollar edged higher.
Futures on the S&P 500 Index rose 0.4%.Nasdaq 100 Index futures climbed 0.5%.Declines in travel and leisure shares led the Stoxx Europe 600 Index lower at the open for a fifth straight session....
Tuesday, 25 February 2020 22:17 WIB
U.S. consumer confidence edged up to the best level in six months on an improvement in expectations, signaling that solid employment and cheap fuel are helping Americans look past concerns about the spread of the coronavirus.
The Conference Board™s reading increased to 130.7 from a downwardly revised 130.4 in January, according to data from the New York-based group Tuesday that fell...
Wednesday, 26 February 2020 19:43 WIB
U.S. crude dropped below $50 on Wednesday, the lowest level since January 2019, as Asia, Europe and oil producing countries in the Middle East reported hundreds of new coronavirus cases and the United States warned of an inevitable pandemic.
Brent crude fell 89 cents, or 1.6%, to $54.06 a barrel by 1041 GMT, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude dropped 59 cents, or 1.1%, to $49.31 a...