European markets fall but still close out the month over 3% higher
Friday, 29 May 2020 23:32 WIB |
MARKET UPDATE |Saham Eropa
European markets fell Friday as escalating tensions between the U.S. and China pushed back on the week™s positive sentiment amid the reopening of economies across the continent.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 provisionally closed down by 1.6%, but the index was still up over 3% since the start of May, on pace to register its second straight positive month following April™s more than 6% gain.
U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to hold a press conference Friday œon China and markets are expecting a further souring of relations between the world™s foremost economic superpowers.
The White House has been ratcheting up pressure on Beijing for weeks over blame for the coronavirus and, more recently, a new security law for Hong Kong that threatens the special administrative region™s autonomy, according to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
Friday, 3 July 2020 23:28 WIB
European stocks closed lower on Friday as concern over a spike in U.S. coronavirus infections tempered the optimism arising from upbeat economic data out of the U.S., China and the euro zone.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 provisionally closed down around 0.9%, with basic resources falling 1.7% to lead...
Friday, 3 July 2020 15:20 WIB
Hong Kong shares ended higher Friday, extending the previous day's near-three percent gains, as global markets were boosted by a better-than-expected reading on US jobs creation.
The Hang Seng Index jumped 0.99 percent, or 248.93 points, to 25,373.12.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 2....
Friday, 3 July 2020 14:21 WIB
European stocks opened mixed Friday following upbeat economic data out of the U.S. and China, while a spike in U.S. coronavirus infections tempers optimism.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 hovered just above the flatline in early trade at 369.08, with tech stocks adding 0.6% to lead gains while the oil ...
Friday, 3 July 2020 13:25 WIB
Tokyo stocks closed higher on Friday, extending rallies on Wall Street following a solid rebound in US employment, but investors remained cautious after a fresh surge in coronavirus cases in the Japanese capital.
The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.72 percent, or 160.52 points, to 22,306.48, whil...
Friday, 3 July 2020 09:04 WIB
Hong Kong shares rallied out of the gate Friday morning, extending the previous day's surge, following a bumper US jobs report that lifted hopes for recovery from the virus crisis.
The Hang Seng Index added 0.78 percent, or 195.09 points, to 25,319.28.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0...