Tuesday, 22 October 2019 20:57 WIB
U.S. stocks mostly edged higher at the start of trade Tuesday as investors parsed a bevy of third-quarter earnings reports and continued to monitor developments in U.S.-China trade negotiations.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell about 5 points, or less than 0.1% to 26,824, the S&P 500 index added roughly 3 points, or 0.1% to 3,009 and the Nasdaq Composite index advanced 22 points, or...
Friday, 18 October 2019 09:26 WIB
China's economy slowed sharply in the third quarter, courtesy of the trade tensions with the US, the official data released at 02:00 GMT showed.
The annualised third quarter gross domestic product (GDP) came in at 6%, missing the forecasted print of 6.1% and down from the preceding quarter's GDP of 6.2%.
However, the Industrial Production rose 5.8% year-on-year in September, beating the...
Tuesday, 22 October 2019 20:25 WIB
Gold futures struggled for direction Tuesday as investors kept an eye on developments surrounding Brexit and U.S.-China trade talks.
Gold for December delivery on Comex were up $1.10, or 0.1%, at $1,489.20 an ounce, while December silver was off 3.7 cents, or 0.2%, at $17.565 an ounce.
A firmer tone for U.S. equities helped rob gold of its haven appeal on Monday, noted Carsten Fritsch, analyst...