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)...
Friday, 6 December 2019 02:11 WIB
Gold futures finished higher Thursday, recouping much of the losses suffered a day earlier, as traders awaited monthly domestic employment data due at the end of the week, which may influence haven demand for the precious metal.
Gold for February delivery on Comex added $2.90, or 0.2%, to settle at $1,483.10 an ounce, following a loss of 0.3% on Wednesday. March silver rose 14.3 cents, or 0.9%,...