Thursday, 25 April 2019 09:03 WIB
Hong Kong stocks kicked off Thursday by extending losses into a fifth straight day following a negative lead from Wall Street.
The Hang Seng Index shed 0.46 percent, or 138.31 points, to 29,667.52.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index was down 0.34 percent, or 11.02 points, at 3,190.59, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, slipped 0.44 percent,...
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 09:03 WIB
Australian Bureau of Statistics releases first-quarter inflation report in Sydney Wednesday.
CPI unchanged Q/Q vs est. 0.2% gain. Weighted median CPI rose 0.1% Q/Q vs est. 0.4% gain. Trimmed mean CPI advances 1.6% Y/Y vs est. 1.7% gain. CPI climbs 1.3% Y/Y vs est. 1.5% gain. Weighted median CPI increases 1.2% Y/Y vs est. 1.6% gain
AUD trades at 70.51 U.S. cents in Sydney from 70.92 cents...
Thursday, 25 April 2019 09:26 WIB
Oil prices fell on Thursday as record U.S. output and rising crude stockpiles dampened the impact on markets of tighter U.S. sanctions on Iran and producer club OPEC's continued curbs on supply.
Brent crude futures were at $74.35 per barrel at 00:37 GMT, down 22 cents, or 0.3 percent, from their last close.
U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $65.60 per barrel, down 29...