Thursday, 28 May 2020 17:03 WIB
Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. market indexes edged higher early Thursday as investors looked to add to Wall Street's robust gains so far this week.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures indicated an opening gain of nearly 100 points when regular trading resumes on Thursday. S&P 500 futures also pointed to a positive open for the index. Nasdaq-100 futures were little...
Thursday, 28 May 2020 08:20 WIB
Australian employment in the June quarter may have fallen by only 15% from a year earlier, less than a previous 20% estimate, as there are signs of job increases in the industries most affected by the novel coronavirus, the central bank chief said on Thursday.
Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Governor Philip Lowe reiterated that the economic outlook was still incredibly uncertain.
Thursday, 28 May 2020 16:43 WIB
Gold prices on Thursday recovered after touching a two-week low the previous session, as the rift between Washington and Beijing over Hong Kong escalated, with prices also supported by central bank and government largesse to cushion the blow from the pandemic.
Spot gold was up 0.6% at $1,718.67 per ounce, as of 07:48 GMT, having dropped to $1,693.22 on Wednesday before paring losses. U.S. gold...