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.
Saturday, 11 July 2020 03:29 WIB
Stocks ended higher in thin trade Friday, getting a lift from positive news on a coronavirus treatment.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose around 369 points, or 1.4%, to end near 26,075, according to preliminary figures, while the S&P 500 advanced around 33 points, or 1%, to end near 3,185. ...
Saturday, 11 July 2020 02:43 WIB
Hong Kong stocks closed sharply lower Friday, in line with an Asia-wide sell-off, with investors also spooked by fresh infections in the city that have led to the reimposition of containment measures including school closures.
The Hang Seng Index shed 1.84 percent, or 482.75 points, to 25,727.41.
Friday, 10 July 2020 23:43 WIB
Stocks rose in choppy trading Friday as traders digested news about a potential coronavirus treatment as well as another record spike in virus cases.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded 200 points higher, or 0.8%. The S&P 500 climbed 0.4%. The Nasdaq Composite lagged, trading just below the...
Friday, 10 July 2020 23:23 WIB
European markets closed higher Friday as data showed French and Italian industry output rebounding more strongly than expected in May.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 provisionally closed up by 0.8%, autos adding 2.3% to lead gains as all sectors except health care advanced into positive territory.
Friday, 10 July 2020 20:44 WIB
U.S. stocks opened modestly higher Friday, buoyed by encouraging news about a coronavirus treatment.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 14 points, 0.1%, to open near 25,720, while the S&P 500 was up less than a point, trading near 3,153. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite was less than one poin...