Monday, 19 August 2019 11:16 WIB
Hong Kong shares ended Monday's morning session with strong gains following a healthy lead from Wall Street and fuelled by fresh hopes for China-US trade talks.
The Hang Seng Index jumped 1.87 percent, or 482.01 points, to 26,216.23.
Source : AFP
Thursday, 15 August 2019 20:03 WIB
Two gauges of manufacturing sentiment held their own in August, according to data released Thursday.
The Philadelphia Fed manufacturing index fell slightly to a reading of 16.8 in August from 21.8 in July. Economists had expected a much bigger drop to 11.1, according to Econoday.
The Empire State Index, meanwhile inched up at a reading of 4.8 in August from 4.3 in July, the New York Fed said....
Monday, 19 August 2019 09:39 WIB
Gold declined for a second day as investors favored riskier assets and weighed President Donald Trump™s comments on trade talks with China.
Stocks in Asia gained along with U.S. futures Monday, while Treasury yieldscontinued to recover from multi-year lows reached last week, when an inversion in the yield curve sparked recession worries. Trump said the U.S. is...