Friday, 22 November 2019 21:52 WIB
U.S. stocks rose at the start of trade Friday, one day after both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 index closed lower for the third-straight session amid anxiety about the state of U.S-China trade relations.
The Dow rose 56 points, or 0.2% to 27,818, the S&P 500 gained 7 points, or 0.2% to 3,111 and the Nasdaq Composite index advanced 23 points, or 0.3% to 8,531. Chinese...
Friday, 22 November 2019 22:12 WIB
IHS Markit said its flash manufacturing purchasing managers index rose to 52.2 in November from 51.3 in October. This is the fastest rate since April.
Meanwhile the flash services purchasing managers index in November rose to 51.6 from 50.6. This is the quickest expansion since July.
Any reading above 50 indicates improving conditions. The flash estimate is typically based on approximately...
Friday, 22 November 2019 20:17 WIB
Gold prices were on track for a second straight weekly gain on Friday, as uncertainties about the fate of a œphase one trade deal between the United States and China lingered.
Spot gold inched 0.4% higher to $1,470.46 per ounce. The metal has gained about 0.3% in the week, after a 0.6% rise last week.U.S. gold futures climbed 0.5% to $1,470.70 per ounce.
Amongst other precious metals,...