European stocks close slightly higher as investors await Fed rate decision
Friday, 19 July 2019 23:26 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |saham-saham eropa Stoxx600
European stocks were little changed on Friday as market players awaited news on whether the U.S. Federal Reserve will cut interest rates this month.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 hovered around the flatline during afternoon trade and ended the session 0.12% higher to 387.25 with sectors and major bourses pointing in opposite directions. Basic Resources were the strongest performers with a 1.1% climb, while bank stocks were 0.9% lower as Italian banks declined amid tension between the two parties of the nation™s coalition government.
Markets were initially buoyed by comments from a top Fed official on Thursday that suggested the central bank would implement a pre-emptive œinsurance rate cut aimed at averting a major slump in economic growth.
Thursday, 17 October 2019 20:49 WIB
U.S. stocks opened with modest gains Thursday after U.K. and European Union leaders announced a draft agreement on Brexit and following a round of U.S. economic data and corporate earnings.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 64 points, or 0.2%, to 27,065, while the S&P 500 gained 14 points, ...
Thursday, 17 October 2019 18:29 WIB
Stock-index futures pointed to a higher start for Wall Street Thursday, getting a boost after U.K. and European Union negotiators agreed on a draft Brexit deal.
The tentative pact, which was hailed by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson must st...
Thursday, 17 October 2019 15:31 WIB
Hong Kong shares finished on a positive note Thursday as more weak US data raised hopes for another interest rate cut by the Federal Reserve.
The Hang Seng Index rose 0.69 percent, or 184.21 points, to 26,848.49.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index edged down 0.05 percent, or 1.38 points, to 2,...
Thursday, 17 October 2019 14:21 WIB
European stocks opened lower on Thursday after a Northern Irish political party voiced concerns about a proposed Brexit deal between the U.K. and the EU, as European leaders meet at a critical EU summit.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 fell 0.3% in early trade, basic resources falling 2.3% to lead losse...
Thursday, 17 October 2019 13:43 WIB
Tokyo stocks closed marginally lower on Thursday, taking a breather from a recent string of gains as investors watched for developments in Brexit talks in Brussels.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index fell 0.09 percent, or 21.06 points, to 22,451.86, while the broader Topix index was down 0.45 percent, ...