Friday, 18 October 2019 20:53 WIB
Stocks opened lower on Friday as investors were set to wrap up the first week of the earnings season.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded 46 points lower, or 0.2%. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite slid 0.1% each.
More than 70 S&P 500 companies have reported calendar third-quarter earnings this week. Of those companies, 81% have posted better-than-expected results, FactSet data...
Friday, 18 October 2019 09:26 WIB
China's economy slowed sharply in the third quarter, courtesy of the trade tensions with the US, the official data released at 02:00 GMT showed.
The annualised third quarter gross domestic product (GDP) came in at 6%, missing the forecasted print of 6.1% and down from the preceding quarter's GDP of 6.2%.
However, the Industrial Production rose 5.8% year-on-year in September, beating the...
Friday, 18 October 2019 20:44 WIB
Gold fell on Friday after the Brexit deal struck by Britain and the European Union, although losses were limited by weak economic data from the United States and China.
Spot gold was down 0.1% to $1,490.07 an ounce. U.S. gold futures fell 0.3% to $1,494.
The European Union backed a new Brexit deal with Britain on Thursday, more than three years after Britons voted in a referendum to leave the...