Stocks open modestly higher as earnings season come into focus
Wednesday, 16 January 2019 21:43 WIB |
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Stocks rose at the opening bell on Wednesday as investors turned their attention to a raft of better-than-expected earnings from banks.
The S&P 500 rose 0.2% to 2,615. The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 68 points, or 0.3%, to 24,133. The Nasdaq Composite was up 0.2% to 7,039. The bullish tone comes as heads of U.S. corporations pronounce their optimism over the economy's health in recent company guidance.
Also giving equities a boost, the People's Bank of China injected a record $83 billion into the country's banks as Beijing attempts to arrest its own slowdown. Shares for Bank of America Corp rose after the financial institution reported revenue and profits higher than analysts' expectations.
Thursday, 23 January 2020 10:30 WIB
Tokyo shares dropped on Thursday, led by energy-related and cyclical stocks, as investors remained anxious about the spread of a new flu-like virus in China and awaited Japanese corporate earnings.
The Nikkei share average dropped 0.5% to 23,901.72 in mid-morning trade, giving up nearly all the gai...
Thursday, 23 January 2020 09:04 WIB
Hong Kong stocks sank at the start of trade Thursday, with investors nervous over the deadly SARS -like virus that has spread from China.
The Hang Seng Index fell 0.82 percent, or 231.29 points, to 28,109.75.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dropped 0.74 percent, or 22.80 points, to 3,037.95...
Thursday, 23 January 2020 07:38 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened lower on Thursday with the yen holding firm and risk appetite dampened by concerns about a new virus from China.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.77 percent or 184.53 points to 23,846.82 in early trade while the broader Topix index was down 0.58 percent or 10.19 points at 1...
Thursday, 23 January 2020 04:22 WIB
Hong Kong shares recovered some of the previous day's sharp losses on bargain-buying Wednesday but traders remain on edge as they await developments linked to the deadly SARS -like virus that has spread from China.
The Hang Seng index climbed 1.27 percent, or 355.71 points, to close at 28,341.04.
Thursday, 23 January 2020 04:17 WIB
U.S. stocks closed virtually unchanged Wednesday, giving up strong early gains even as investors weighed reports about the Chinese flu outbreak.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed about 9 points, less than 0.1%, higher, at about 29,187, while the S&P 500 was up a point, less than 0.1%, at ...