European stocks slightly lower amid trade talk skepticism; Just Eat soars 24% on merger news
Monday, 29 July 2019 14:35 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Saham EropaStoxx Europe 600
European stocks traded slightly lower Monday as U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators prepare to meet in Shanghai for the first in-person trade talks since a truce was agreed in June.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 slipped 0.1% in early trade, autos leading losses with a 0.9% fall while telecoms and financial services stocks both jumped more than 1%.
Investors will also be awaiting the U.S. Federal Reserve™s monetary policy meeting this week, with the Fed widely expected to cut interest rates by 25 basis points.
The Financial Times has also reported a potential tie-up between food delivery companies Just Eat and Takeaway.com to form a £9 billion ($10 billion) group which would outsize both Uber Eats and Deliveroo. Just Eat™s stock surged 24% as investors reacted to the news.
Thursday, 23 January 2020 10:30 WIB
Tokyo shares dropped on Thursday, led by energy-related and cyclical stocks, as investors remained anxious about the spread of a new flu-like virus in China and awaited Japanese corporate earnings.
The Nikkei share average dropped 0.5% to 23,901.72 in mid-morning trade, giving up nearly all the gai...
Thursday, 23 January 2020 09:04 WIB
Hong Kong stocks sank at the start of trade Thursday, with investors nervous over the deadly SARS -like virus that has spread from China.
The Hang Seng Index fell 0.82 percent, or 231.29 points, to 28,109.75.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dropped 0.74 percent, or 22.80 points, to 3,037.95...
Thursday, 23 January 2020 07:38 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened lower on Thursday with the yen holding firm and risk appetite dampened by concerns about a new virus from China.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.77 percent or 184.53 points to 23,846.82 in early trade while the broader Topix index was down 0.58 percent or 10.19 points at 1...
Thursday, 23 January 2020 04:22 WIB
Hong Kong shares recovered some of the previous day's sharp losses on bargain-buying Wednesday but traders remain on edge as they await developments linked to the deadly SARS -like virus that has spread from China.
The Hang Seng index climbed 1.27 percent, or 355.71 points, to close at 28,341.04.
Thursday, 23 January 2020 04:17 WIB
U.S. stocks closed virtually unchanged Wednesday, giving up strong early gains even as investors weighed reports about the Chinese flu outbreak.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed about 9 points, less than 0.1%, higher, at about 29,187, while the S&P 500 was up a point, less than 0.1%, at ...