Asia Stocks Push Higher; Dollar Holds Gains
Tuesday, 12 February 2019 07:41 WIB |
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Asian stocks traded higher Tuesday with the biggest advance seen in Japan after the yen weakened. The dollar held gains and 10-year Treasuries were steady.
The MSCI Asia Pacific Index rose 0.3 percent. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 Index rose 0.3 percent.
Despite a rise in Tokyo as traders returned from a holiday, markets remained hostage to the next crucial round of trade talks. Equities ticked higher in Sydney and Seoul, while futures pointed to a weaker start in China and Hong Kong. Earlier, the S&P 500 Index finished little changed after drifting most of the session.
The dollar entered its longest rally since January 2016, recouping its year-to-date losses, as central banks around the world tilt more to the dovish side, boosting the relative appeal of the greenback.
Thursday, 17 October 2019 15:31 WIB
Hong Kong shares finished on a positive note Thursday as more weak US data raised hopes for another interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve.
The Hang Seng Index rose 0.69 percent, or 184.21 points, to 26,848.49.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index edged down 0.05 percent, or 1.38 points, to 2,...
Thursday, 17 October 2019 14:21 WIB
European stocks opened lower on Thursday after a Northern Irish political party voiced concerns about a proposed Brexit deal between the U.K. and the EU, as European leaders meet at a critical EU summit.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 fell 0.3% in early trade, basic resources falling 2.3% to lead losse...
Thursday, 17 October 2019 13:43 WIB
Tokyo stocks closed marginally lower on Thursday, taking a breather from a recent string of gains as investors watched for developments in Brexit talks in Brussels.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index fell 0.09 percent, or 21.06 points, to 22,451.86, while the broader Topix index was down 0.45 percent, ...
Thursday, 17 October 2019 10:09 WIB
Japanese shares took a breather on Thursday, a day after rallying to more than 10-month highs, as investors waited for signs of progress on U.S.-China trade and Brexit negotiations.
The benchmark Nikkei average edged 0.1% higher to 22,503.97 by the midday break, holding within a tight range near it...
Thursday, 17 October 2019 08:57 WIB
Hong Kong stocks started Thursday with gains after a weak US retail sales report lifted hopes for another Federal Reserve interest rate cut.
The Hang Seng Index rose 0.54 percent, or 144.76 points, to 26,809.04.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 0.04 percent, or 1.28 points, to 2,979.99...