Tuesday, 16 July 2019 15:44 WIB
Hong Kong stocks ended higher on Tuesday in quiet trade as investors took a step back after recent gains, while looking ahead to the start of corporate earnings season.
The Hang Seng Index added 0.23 percent, or 64.74 points, to 28,619.62.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dipped 0.16 percent, or 4.57 points, to 2,937.62 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's...
Monday, 15 July 2019 09:14 WIB
China economy continued slowing in the second quarter, with sluggish domestic output and continuing trade tensions pulling growth down to the weakest pace since the early 1990s.
Gross domestic product rose 6.2.% in the April-June period from a year earlier, below the 6.4% expansion in the first quarter and matching economists™ estimates. In June, factory output rose...
Tuesday, 16 July 2019 15:20 WIB
Gold swings between small gains and losses as investors await U.S. economic data and potential commentary on monetary policy from a slew of Federal Reserve officials.
While markets are expecting the Fed to lower interest rates at its July 30-31 meeting, the debate now is how deep they will cut and what will come next. Traders will be looking to U.S. retail sales due Tuesday...