Wednesday, 18 September 2019 20:48 WIB
U.S. stocks edged slightly lower at the opening bell Wednesday, as investors awaited the conclusion of a Federal Reserve policy meeting that's expected to deliver another quarter-point rate cut.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 88 points, or 0.3%, to 27,023, while the S&P 500 lost 9 points, or 0.3%, to trade at 2,997. The Nasdaq Composite declined 19 points, or 0.2%, to...
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 15:50 WIB
U.K. consumer prices slowed to 1.7% year-over-year growth in August from 2.1% in July, the Office for National Statistics said Wednesday. Economists polled by FactSet expected a 1.9% rise. Core CPI slowed to 1.5% from 1.9%.
The ONS said the decline came from principally games, toys and hobbies, and cultural services, clothing and sea fares. The pound was trading at $1.2452, down from $1.2501 on...
Wednesday, 18 September 2019 20:03 WIB
Gold futures on Wednesday headed lower ahead of a Federal Reserve decision that could set the near-term tone for bullion trading for the next several weeks.
December gold on Comex slipped $3.20, or 0.2%, to $1,510.10 an ounce, threatening to snap a two-day climb for bullion. Gold has mostly been in an up trend, up five of the past six sessions, according to FactSet data.
Silver for December...