Tuesday, 23 July 2019 00:59 WIB
European stocks closed mixed Monday afternoon as investors digested a fresh batch of corporate results.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed provisionally flat, with sectors and bourses trading in opposite directions.
In corporate news, Dutch health technology company Philips surged to the top of the index after a stronger-than-anticipated 6% rise in comparable sales for the second quarter. The...
Thursday, 18 July 2019 15:48 WIB
U.K. retail sales unexpectedly rose last month, ending a downbeat second quarter on a more positive note.
The volume of goods sold in stores and online climbed 1% in June after dropping for the previous two months, the Office for National Statistics said Thursday. Economists surveyed by Bloomberg had predicted another fall.
Sales were up 0.7% in the second quarter, adding 0.04...
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 02:22 WIB
Oil prices finished higher on Monday, as investors watched an increasingly complicated situation in the Persian Gulf after Iran late last week seized a British-flagged tanker, and as the U.K. faces a change in leadership.
West Texas Intermediate crude for August delivery rose 59 cents, or 1.1%, to settle at $56.22 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange on the contract™s expiration day....