Tuesday, 26 March 2019 08:51 WIB
Hong Kong stocks edged up soon after the open Tuesday after suffering hefty losses the previous day but investors remain cautious owing to concerns about the global economy.
The Hang Seng Index rose 0.54 percent, or 154.41 points, to 28,677.76.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.48 percent, or 14.53 points, to 3,057.56, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on...
Friday, 22 March 2019 16:26 WIB
German manufacturing activity grew at the weakest pace in six years in the month of March, the latest manufacturing activity report from IHS/Markit research showed this Friday.
The German manufacturing purchasing managers index (PMI) slipped deeper into contraction territory and arrived at 44.7 versus 48.0 expected and 47.6 previous. Meanwhile, services PMI dropped to a two-month low level of...
Tuesday, 26 March 2019 09:02 WIB
Gold steady near the highest level in a month as yields on 10-year U.S. Treasuries hold at the lowest in more than a year amid growing fears of a global slowdown, which is boosting demand for haven assets.
The Federal Reserve may have to put rate rises on hold or even ease policy if forecasts disappoint, Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said Monday. Last week, the...