Tuesday, 15 October 2019 09:05 WIB
Hong Kong stocks edged up slightly in the first few minutes of trade Tuesday, extending gains to a fourth day, after China and the US reached a mini trade agreement.
The Hang Seng Index added 0.20 percent, or 52.44 points, to 26,574.29.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dipped 0.07 percent, or 2.22 points, to 3,005.66 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second...
Thursday, 10 October 2019 20:04 WIB
A key measure of U.S. consumer prices rose by less than expected in September as used-car costs fell by the most in a year, likely bolstering the case for the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates for the third time in three months.
The core consumer price index, which excludes food and energy, increased 0.1% from the prior month, a Labor Department report showed Thursday, below the...
Tuesday, 15 October 2019 09:15 WIB
Oil extended declines on signs the U.S. and China still have some work to do to finalize a limited trade deal and as analysts forecast a fifth weekly increase in American crude stockpiles.
Futures in New York fell as much as 0.6% after dropping 2% on Monday. Beijing said it wants to hold more talks this month to hammer out details of the œphase one trade agreement touted by U.S....