Dow futures higher as Wall Street's rally looks set to continue
Thursday, 6 June 2019 16:10 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Indeks saham berjangka A.S.
U.S. stock index futures were higher Thursday morning as Wall Street's rally on hopes of an imminent rate cut from the Federal Reserve looked set to continue.
At around 4.00 a.m. ET, Dow futures were up 68 points and indicated a positive open of around 73 points, while futures for the S&P 500 and Nasdaq also ticked higher.
Comments from Fed Chair Jerome Powell on Tuesday further fueled expectations that the U.S. central bank is moving closer to cutting interest rates, causing U.S. stocks to surge. The Dow jumped more than 500 points on Tuesday, its second best day of the year, and continued its rally into Wednesday.
Powell said that the central bank will keep an eye on current developments in the economy, and would do what it must to œsustain the expansion.
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 09:02 WIB
Hong Kong stocks inched down at the start of business Tuesday following the previous day's jump of more than one percent, with investors also on edge over the China-US trade talks and ongoing protests in the city.
The Hang Seng index dipped 9.77 points, to 26,671.32.
The benchmark Shanghai Composi...
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 07:37 WIB
Asian shares started Tuesday softer as another day awaiting clearer news on the progress of U.S.-China trade negotiations weighed on jaded investors' sentiment.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.1%.
Japan's Nikkei was 0.2% lower in early trade. Australia's S&P/A...
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 07:25 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened lower on Tuesday as investors warily watched the latest developments in the US-China trade row, with few other fresh market-moving events.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.21 percent or 48.44 points at 23,368.32 in early trade, while the broader Topix index was down 0.1...
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 04:32 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...
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 04:29 WIB
U.S. stocks finished slightly higher on Monday, carving out record closes for all three major equity benchmarks, as investors tried to gauge the progress on a phase one trade deal between U.S. and China.
The S&P 500 was up 2 points, or less than 0.1%, to finish at 3,122. The Dow Jones Industria...