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.
Friday, 10 April 2020 16:05 WIB
Stocks in Asia were mixed on Friday, with major markets across the region closed for the Good Friday holiday.
Mainland Chinese shares were lower on the day. The Shanghai composite was down 1.04% to about 2,796.63 while the Shenzhen composite dropped 1.946% to approximately 1,721.22. The Shenzhen co...
Friday, 10 April 2020 13:31 WIB
Tokyo stocks closed higher on Friday, extending rallies on Wall Street after the US Federal Reserve unveiled another round of massive stimulus.
The Nikkei 225 index rose 0.79 percent, or 152.73 points, to 19,498.50 while the broader Topix index gained 0.92 percent, or 13.06 points, to 1,430.04.
Friday, 10 April 2020 11:14 WIB
Japanese shares dropped on Friday on profit-taking ahead of the weekend, with trading volume remaining low due to the Easter holidays abroad.
The benchmark Nikkei average slipped 0.1% to 19,326.78 by the midday break, despite overnight gains on Wall Street, as investors locked in some recent gains....
Friday, 10 April 2020 07:41 WIB
Tokyo's key Nikkei index opened higher on Friday, extending rallies on Wall Street after the US Federal Reserve unveiled massive new stimulus.
The Nikkei 225 index was up 0.50 percent, or 96.92 points, at 19,442.69 in early trade, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.23 percent, or 3.22 points, ...
Friday, 10 April 2020 03:29 WIB
Stocks in Hong Kong ended with a healthy rally Thursday, in line with an advance across Asia, with investors cheered by signs that the rate of new coronavirus infections was slowing.
The Hang Seng Index jumped 1.38 percent, or 329.96 points, to 24,300.33.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index add...