Friday, 6 December 2019 00:11 WIB
European stocks proved a mixed bag Thursday as investors monitored U.S.-China trade, data releases and an OPEC meeting.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed 0.13% to 402.66 lower. Retail and construction stocks were among the top-performing sectors. Luxury stocks granbbed the headlines outperformed on reports that Kering is considering buying the Italian brand Moncler. Shares of the latter rose...
Thursday, 5 December 2019 08:11 WIB
AUD's marathon of data for the week has continued today with the release of the October Retail Sales and Trade Balance.
Note: Retail Sales was the main focus in these releases.
The data arrived as follows :
Imports (Oct) 0% vs prior 3%.
Exports (Oct) -5% vs prior 3%.
Trade Balance (Oct) 4502 M vs 6100 M expected and prior 7180 M.
Retail Sales s.a. (MoM)...
Thursday, 5 December 2019 21:30 WIB
Gold futures lost ground Thursday, turning slightly lower after a fall in weekly U.S. jobless claims underpinned support for stocks and other risky assets, dulling the yellow metal's haven appeal.
Gold for February delivery on Comex was off 70 cents, or less than 0.1%, at $, 479.50 an ounce, while March silver rose 1.4 cents, or 0.1%, to $16.93 an ounce.
The Labor Department said the number of...