Nikkei down as market cautious before Powell's remarks
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 10:30 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Saham JepangIndeks Nikkei indeks Topix
Japan's Nikkei edged lower in choppy trade on Wednesday as investors awaited key testimony on the U.S. economy from the Federal Reserve chief, while machinery shares fell on poor June orders.
The Nikkei share average shed 0.1% to 21,548.43, after flirting with positive territory.
Investors braced for remarks from Fed Chairman Jerome Powell during his two-day testimony before Congress, which starts on Wednesday. Also due on Wednesday is the central bank's June policy meeting minutes.
The broader Topix fell 0.5% to 1,566.56.
Source : Reuters
Thursday, 21 November 2019 08:57 WIB
Hong Kong shares plunged more than one percent in the opening exchanges of Thursday after US lawmakers passed a bill supporting Hong Kong rights in a move investors fear could jeopardise ongoing China-US trade talks.
The Hang Seng index dived 1.62 percent, or 434.40 points, to 26,455.21.
Thursday, 21 November 2019 07:39 WIB
Asia stocks traded lower Thursday morning following a report that an anticipated œphase one trade deal between the U.S. and China may not be inked by the end of 2019.
Japan's Nikkei 225 slipped 0.24% in early trade, with shares of Tokyo Electron falling more than 2%. The Topix index was slight...
Thursday, 21 November 2019 07:31 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened lower on Thursday, extending losses on Wall Street on revived concerns about a China-US trade deal after US lawmakers approved legislation to support Hong Kong civil rights.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index was down 0.24 percent or 55.70 points at 23,092.87 in early trade, while t...
Thursday, 21 November 2019 04:26 WIB
Hong Kong stocks ended down on Wednesday, hit by worries over the China-US trade talks and following a three-day advance that saw the index put on around three percent.
The Hang Seng index sank 0.75 percent, or 204.19 points, to 26,889.61.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dropped 0.78 percen...
Thursday, 21 November 2019 04:20 WIB
Wall Street main indexes closed lower on Wednesday on concerns a œphase one trade deal between Washington and Beijing may not be completed this year.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 113.61 points, or 0.41%, to 27,820.41, the S&P 500 lost 11.78 points, or 0.38%, to 3,108.4 and the Nas...