Friday, 20 September 2019 14:34 WIB
The Shanghai Composite Index rose for the third day, climbing 0.2 percent, or 7.17 to 3,006.45 in Shanghai.
Kweichow Moutai Co. contributed the most to the index gain, increasing 1.1 percent. Jinxi Axle Co. had the largest increase, rising 10.1 percent.
Today, 667 of 1,530 shares rose, while 760 fell; 4 of 5 sectors were higher, led by industrial stocks.
Source : Bloomberg
Thursday, 19 September 2019 19:49 WIB
The Philadelphia Federal Reserve's manufacturing index fell to 12.0 in September after registering a reading of 16.8 in August.
Any reading above zero indicates improving conditions. Economists polled by MarketWatch expected a reading of 10.0.
The indexes for general activity and new orders fell, while the indexes for shipments and employment increased, the Philly Fed said.
Friday, 20 September 2019 14:19 WIB
Oil prices were on track to jump more than 7% this week, their biggest weekly rise in months, as early trading on Friday saw gains extended on fresh Middle East tensions after a key Saudi Arabian supply hub was knocked out in an attack last weekend.
A Saudi-led coalition launched a military operation north of Yemen's port city of Hodeidah, as the United States worked with Middle East and...