European stocks open lower amid global political uncertainty
Tuesday, 13 August 2019 14:20 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Saham EropaStoxx Europe 600
European stocks opened lower on Tuesday as investors monitor political uncertainty in Italy, Hong Kong and Argentina.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 slipped 0.3% to 369.32 at the opening bell, banks leading losses with a 0.8% fall as the majority of sectors and major bourses traded in the red.
The full Italian senate is due to meet on Tuesday to set the date for a motion of no confidence in the government, after the far-right League party said last week that its governing coalition with the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement had become unworkable.
Asian stocks declined on Tuesday afternoon after Hong Kong protests escalated and shut down the city's airport, resulting in threats from Chinese propaganda outlets, which released a video showing military vehicles amassing near its border. Hong Kong™s Hang Seng index slid 1.86% by the afternoon to lead losses in the region.
Source : CNBC
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 ...