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, 23 July 2019 15:27 WIB
Hong Kong shares ended on a positive note Tuesday following the previous day's steep losses, with investors buoyed by hopes for progress in China-US trade talks.
The Hang Seng Index gained 0.34 percent, or 95.22 points to 28,466.48.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.45 percent, or 12.9...
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 14:22 WIB
European stocks opened higher Tuesday morning, while the pound dipped amid worries that Britain™s new prime minister could lead the country into a no-deal exit from the European Union.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 was up around 0.45% shortly after the opening bell, with all sectors and major bourse...
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 13:30 WIB
Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index jumped nearly 1 per cent on Tuesday as chip-related shares surged, taking a positive lead from rallies in US tech stocks.
The Nikkei 225 index rose 0.95 per cent, or 204.09 points, to close at 21,620.88, while the broader Topix index was up 0.80 per cent, or 12.45 poi...
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 09:57 WIB
Japanese stocks edged higher on Tuesday morning, with the semiconductor sector leading the gains, tracking Wall Street moves, though trading remained thin ahead of the domestic earnings season for the April-June quarter.
The benchmark Nikkei share average rose 1.0% to 21,622.78 in late morning trad...
Tuesday, 23 July 2019 09:14 WIB
Hong Kong stocks kicked off on Tuesday with a small gain following the previous day's big losses, with eyes on the corporate earnings season that is in full swing in the United States.
The Hang Seng Index inched up 0.07 per cent, or 20.78 points, to 28,392.04.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Inde...