Hong Kong Stocks End Firmer on Trump Softer Tones on Trade
Wednesday, 15 May 2019 15:59 WIB |
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Hong Kong stocks rebounded to close higher on Wednesday as weak economic data from China reinforced expectations that Beijing will roll out more stimulus, while a slight softening in rhetoric from U.S. President Donald Trump eased trade worries.
The Hang Seng index ended up 0.5% at 28,268.71, while the China Enterprises Index gained 0.4% to 10,804.14 points.
Growth in China™s industrial output slowed more than expected to 5.4% in April from a year earlier, pulling back from a surprising strong 4-1/2-year high of 8.5% in March. Retail sales were also worse than expected, with the headline number rising 7.2%, the slowest pace since May 2003.
Source : Reuters
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 20:44 WIB
Stocks opened slightly lower Tuesday as Federal Reserve policy makers were set to begin a two-day meeting expected to conclude with another quarter-point cut in interest rates.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 77 points, or 0.3%, to 27,000, while the S&P 500 declined 4 points, or 0.1%, to ...
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 19:03 WIB
U.S. stock indexes were on track to drift lower Tuesday morning, a day after an attack on major oil-processing facilities in Saudi Arabia sparked sparked fears over oil supplies, driving domestic crude futures to the sharpest single-session rally since the 2008 financial crisis.
Futures for the Dow...
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 15:32 WIB
Hong Kong shares extended losses Tuesday on growing geopolitical fears after the weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities, while traders were also on edge over increasingly violent protests that have rocked the city for months.
The Hang Seng Index lost 1.23 percent, or 334.31 points, to 26,790.24.
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 14:26 WIB
European stocks opened slightly lower Tuesday as investors monitor the fallout from the weekend's Saudi oil attacks.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 edged 0.2% lower at 388.93 in early trade, basic resources stocks shedding 0.9% while shares of oil and gas companies continued to climb, adding a further ...
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 13:22 WIB
Tokyo shares ended higher on Tuesday with the dollar's rise encouraging investors despite ongoing concern after a weekend attack on Saudi oil facilities.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index added 0.06 percent, or 13.03 points, to 22,001.32, while the broader Topix index rose 0.29 percent, or 4.71 points...