European stocks close higher as investors await Fed minutes
Wednesday, 21 August 2019 23:16 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Indeks Stoxx Europe 600Saham Eropa
European stocks closed higher Wednesday as investors awaited minutes from a meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve, while President Donald Trump suggested he was weighing measures to boost the world™s largest economy.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed up 1.21% to 375.80, autos leading gains with a 1.7% jump as all sectors and major bourses traded firmly in positive territory.
Investors seemed to welcome the prospect of political change, as Italy™s FTSE MIB index shrugged off the uncertainty to jump 1.8%.
The minutes of the July meeting by the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) are in focus as investors seek hints from the U.S. central bank over the prospect of impending monetary policy easing. The minutes are due out at 2:00 p.m. ET.
Monday, 20 January 2020 07:34 WIB
Tokyo stocks opened higher on Monday, with investor sentiment buoyed by fresh record-setting advances on Wall Street.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index gained 0.19 percent or 46.64 points to 24,087.90 in early trade while the broader Topix index was up 0.35 percent or 6.05 points at 1,741.49.
Saturday, 18 January 2020 04:19 WIB
U.S. stocks closed at all-time highs Friday, marking the third-straight record close for the Dow and S&P 500, as investors cheered bullish economic data and continued to ride a wave of trade optimism.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 50 points, or 0.2%, to about 29,348, the S&P 500 ind...
Saturday, 18 January 2020 04:14 WIB
Hong Kong stocks finished Friday on a positive note, with investors retaining optimism over the outlook following this week's signing of the China-US trade pact that eased tensions between the economic superpowers.
The Hang Seng index added 0.60 percent, or 173.38 points, to close at 29,056.42.
Friday, 17 January 2020 23:56 WIB
European stocks closed higher on Friday after data showed China's economy grew in line with expectations in 2019, lifting global markets.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed provisionally up by 0.9%, having notched a fresh record high earlier in the day. Basic resources stocks jumped over 2% to lead ...
Friday, 17 January 2020 23:32 WIB
Stocks were little changed on Friday after hitting record highs as Wall Street wrapped up a solid weekly performance amid strong global economic data and a solid start to the earnings season.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average traded just 2 points higher, or less than 0.1%. The S&P 500 was up 0.1...