European stocks open higher after $50 billion IMF pledge to fight virus
Thursday, 5 March 2020 15:20 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Indek stoxx europe 600
European stocks opened higher Thursday as markets react positively to a $50 billion pledge from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to tackle the coronavirus outbreak.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 bounced 0.7% at the start of the session, with financial services climbing 1.3% to lead gains as all sectors except basic resources entered positive territory.
Stocks in Asia traded higher Thursday, booted by their U.S. counterparts with the Dow Jones Industrial Average soaring more than 1,100 points Wednesday. Major primary victories for former Vice President Joe Biden during Super Tuesday sparked a massive rally within the health-care sector.
Monday, 13 July 2020 16:27 WIB
U.S. stock index futures gained late Sunday, amid a record surge in coronavirus cases.
As of midnight Eastern, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were up around 150 points, or 0.6%, while S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq-100 futures were up around 0.4%.
On Sunday, Florida reported a record 15,300 ...
Monday, 13 July 2020 15:29 WIB
Hong Kong stocks finished Monday on a positive note as hopes for a virus vaccine overshadowed concerns about a fresh wave of infections in the financial hub.
The Hang Seng Index added 0.17 percent, or 44.71 points, to 25,772.12.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index climbed 1.77 percent, or 59.96...
Monday, 13 July 2020 14:16 WIB
European stocks opened higher Monday despite the backdrop of surging coronavirus cases in some parts of the world, and as investors approach earnings season.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 climbed 0.8% at the start of trading, with banks adding 1.5% to lead gains as all sectors and major bourses entere...
Monday, 13 July 2020 13:31 WIB
Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index jumped more than 2.2 percent on Monday following rallies in the US and Asia on fresh hopes for coronavirus treatments.
The Nikkei 225 index was up 2.22 percent, or 493.93 points, to close at 22,784.74, while the broader Topix index surged 2.46 percent, or 37.82 points...
Monday, 13 July 2020 09:04 WIB
Hong Kong shares opened with gains Monday on fresh hopes for a coronavirus vaccine, while traders were also looking ahead to the start of the corporate earnings season.
The Hang Seng Index rose 0.47 percent, or 121.39 points, to 25,848.80.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dipped 0.12 percent...