Tuesday, 19 November 2019 09:57 WIB
Japan's stock benchmark Nikkei edged down on Tuesday as investors await clarity on the progress of U.S-China trade negotiations, with exporters pressured by a firmer yen against the dollar.
The Nikkei share average dropped 0.2% to 23,361.35 in late-morning trade, and the broader Topix fell 0.1% at 1,698.44.
Wall Street's main indexes were mostly flat, looking for direction on trade, though...
Friday, 15 November 2019 21:05 WIB
Sales at gas stations, car dealers and internet stores such as Amazon rose in October, but most other retailers posted weak results just before the start of the critical holiday shopping season.
Retail sales increased 0.3% last month, the government said Friday, matching the forecast of economists polled by MarketWatch.
The increase in sales was concentrated in just a few segments, however. If...
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 09:27 WIB
Gold held an advance as investors continued to await signs of progress in U.S.-China trade negotiations amid lingering doubts that a first-phase deal will be pushed through to a successful conclusion.
Bullion rose on Monday as traders weighed a move by the U.S. to allow some American companies to continue doing business with Huawei Technologies Co. against reports Beijing is...