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.
Monday, 13 July 2020 21:07 WIB
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The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 217 points, 0.8%, to open near 26,292, while the S&P 500 added about 25 points or 0.8%, opening near ...
Monday, 13 July 2020 16:27 WIB
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As of midnight Eastern, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were up around 150 points, or 0.6%, while S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq-100 futures were up around 0.4%.
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Monday, 13 July 2020 15:29 WIB
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The Hang Seng Index added 0.17 percent, or 44.71 points, to 25,772.12.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index climbed 1.77 percent, or 59.96...
Monday, 13 July 2020 14:16 WIB
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Monday, 13 July 2020 13:31 WIB
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The Nikkei 225 index was up 2.22 percent, or 493.93 points, to close at 22,784.74, while the broader Topix index surged 2.46 percent, or 37.82 points...