Thursday, 23 May 2019 16:09 WIB
Stock futures fell sharply on Thursday, amid investor concern that trade tensions between the U.S. and China could get much worse before they improve.
Dow Jones Industrial Average futures fell 158 points, or 0.6%, to 25,615, while S&P 500 futures fell 18.40 points, or 0.6%, to 2,839. Nasdaq-100 futures were the hardest hit, dropping 68.50 points, or 0.9%, to 7,361.
On Wednesday, the Dow...
Thursday, 23 May 2019 14:38 WIB
The German economy rebounded in the first quarter after narrowly avoiding recession late last year, led by a strong rise in household consumption and a booming construction sector, the Federal Statistical Office said Thursday.
Germany's gross domestic product--the broadest measure of goods and services produced in an economy--expanded 0.4% in the three months through March from the previous...
Thursday, 23 May 2019 15:22 WIB
The dollar was higher across the board in early trade in Europe Wednesday, as the reportedly imminent exit of British Prime Minister Theresa May over the Brexit shambles depressed the pound and made for an awkward backdrop to European parliament elections that start today.
At 03:00 AM ET (0700 GMT), the GBP/USD pair was at $1.2605, a new 2019 low, resuming its fall after Andrea Leadsom, the...