Stocks open higher as focus shifts back to China trade talks
Tuesday, 26 March 2019 20:44 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Indeks NasdaqIndeks S&P 500Indeks Dow JonesSahamAS
U.S. stocks started Tuesday's session higher, as U.S.-China trade negotiations are resuming. U.S. trade representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will be in China for the negotiations this week.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened 0.8% higher at 25,709, and the S&P 500 kicked the session off 0.6% higher at 2,815. The technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index opened 0.8% stronger at 7,701. Apple Inc. remained in focus after the tech giant unveiled a number of new services as the company shifts from products like the iPhone. Elsewhere, Bed Bath & Beyond climbed higher following a report by The Wall Street Journal saying three activist investors are preparing to launching a proxy fight to replace the company's board.
On the economic data front, the consumer-confidence index for March, expected at 133, is due at 10 a.m. Eastern. Earlier, February housing starts came in better than anticipated. Building permits for February and the Case-Shiller home price index for January eased slightly from the previous months.
Source : MarketWatch
Monday, 18 November 2019 15:30 WIB
Hong Kong stocks rose more than one percent Monday, staging a rebound after losing around five percent last week, with trade optimism trumping worries about violent protests in the city.
The Hang Seng index jumped 1.35 percent, or 354.43 points, to 26,681.09.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index...
Monday, 18 November 2019 15:25 WIB
European stocks opened mostly higher on Monday amid ongoing focus on developments in U.S.-China trade talks.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 edged 0.12% higher with banks climbing 0.4% to lead gains while autos and construction and material stocks slid 0.3%.
Markets in the region received a strong hand...
Monday, 18 November 2019 14:45 WIB
China stocks ended Monday firmer, as investors hoped for more stimulus measures to shore up the slowing economy after a interbank lending rate cut.
The blue-chip CSI300 index rose 0.8%, to 3,907.93, while the Shanghai Composite Index added 0.6% to 2,909.20.
China's central bank unexpectedly trimme...
Monday, 18 November 2019 13:24 WIB
Tokyo stocks closed higher on Monday, led by gains in the semiconductor sector, with investors watching the forex market and US-China trade talks.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.49 percent, or 113.44 points, to 23,416.76, while the broader Topix index added 0.24 percent, or 4.05 points, to 1...
Monday, 18 November 2019 10:19 WIB
Japanese stocks rose after fluctuating at the Monday open, as investors eyed progress in the U.S.-China trade negotiations.
Telecommunication shares gave the biggest boost to the Topix index, following an announcement on SoftBank Group Corp.'s plan to combine messaging service Line Corp. ...