Asian Stocks Fail to Catch Wall St's Fed Cheer as Trade Angst Dominates
Friday, 21 June 2019 08:17 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Saham Asia Indeks MSCI Asia Pasifik
Asian stocks struggled on Friday to track Wall Street™s exuberance about a possible U.S. rate cut next month as anxiety over Sino-U.S. trade negotiations clouded the investor mood in the region.
MSCI™s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.1%. The index was up 4% on the week, during which it brushed its highest level since May 8.
Japan™s Nikkei was flat, capped by the yen™s big surge.
The S&P 500 hit a record high on Thursday after this week™s Federal Reserve meeting boosted expectations that the central bank will cut interest rates as soon as next month to keep the U.S.-China trade war from stalling economic growth.
Source : Reuters
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