Stocks fall as weak jobs report stokes economic growth fears
Friday, 8 March 2019 23:50 WIB |
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Stocks fell on Friday after the U.S. government released employment data that badly missed expectations, adding to growing concerns that the global economy may be slowing down.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average pulled back 88 points as Exxon Mobil and Pfizer lagged. The S&P 500 fell 0.5 percent as the energy and consumer discretionary sectors dipped. The Nasdaq Composite slid 0.36 percent.
Equities came well off their lows in late-morning trading. At its session low, the Dow was down more than 200 points.
Treasury yields fell along with futures. The benchmark 10-year rate dipped to 2.619 percent while the 2-year yield traded at 2.45 percent.
Saturday, 18 January 2020 04:19 WIB
U.S. stocks closed at all-time highs Friday, marking the third-straight record close for the Dow and S&P 500, as investors cheered bullish economic data and continued to ride a wave of trade optimism.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 50 points, or 0.2%, to about 29,348, the S&P 500 ind...
Saturday, 18 January 2020 04:14 WIB
Hong Kong stocks finished Friday on a positive note, with investors retaining optimism over the outlook following this week's signing of the China-US trade pact that eased tensions between the economic superpowers.
The Hang Seng index added 0.60 percent, or 173.38 points, to close at 29,056.42.
Friday, 17 January 2020 23:56 WIB
European stocks closed higher on Friday after data showed China's economy grew in line with expectations in 2019, lifting global markets.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed provisionally up by 0.9%, having notched a fresh record high earlier in the day. Basic resources stocks jumped over 2% to lead ...
Friday, 17 January 2020 23:32 WIB
Stocks were little changed on Friday after hitting record highs as Wall Street wrapped up a solid weekly performance amid strong global economic data and a solid start to the earnings season.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded just 2 points higher, or less than 0.1%. The S&P 500 was up 0.1...
Friday, 17 January 2020 21:50 WIB
U.S. stock rose at the start of trade Friday, with the major benchmarks reaching new highs in just the third week of the year, after data on new U.S. home construction showed it surging to 13-year highs in December.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.1% at 29,334, the S&P 500 index rose ...