Monday, 18 November 2019 21:47 WIB
U.S. stocks opened lower after touching another round of fresh highs last week. Early-morning reports cast doubt on the possibility of an agreement between American and Chinese negotiators, however.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell nearly 34 points, 0.1%, at the open, to 27,971, but recovered shortly after the open. The S&P 500 opened 3 points lower, or 0.1%, at 3,117. The Nasdaq...
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...
Monday, 18 November 2019 18:48 WIB
Gold prices edged down on Monday as optimism grew about U.S.-China trade ties following a report of œconstructive talks over the weekend, while losses were capped by a softer dollar.
Spot gold was down about 0.3% to $1,463.40 per ounce at 0732 GMT, while U.S. gold futures were 0.4% lower at $1,462.90.
Chinese state media Xinhua reported Washington and Beijing had a high-level phone call...