Wednesday, 17 July 2019 16:08 WIB
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open again Wednesday morning, after ending a lengthy winning streak following President Donald Trump's skeptical comments on the ongoing U.S.-China trade war.
At around 4.35 a.m. ET, Dow futures were up by around 36 points and indicated a positive open of more than 37 points. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq were also seen moving higher.
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Wednesday, 17 July 2019 15:46 WIB
The UK Consumer Prices Index (CPI) 12-month rate came in at 2.0% in June, when compared to 2.0% booked in May while coming in line with expectations of a 2.0% print, the UK Office for National Statistics (ONS) reported on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, the core inflation gauge (excluding volatile food and energy items) arrived at 1.8% y/y versus 1.7% booked in May while matching the consensus forecast...
Wednesday, 17 July 2019 19:16 WIB
Gold slipped on Wednesday as the dollar held near a one-week high on the back of better-than-expected retail sales data from the United States, while investors waited for direction on interest rates from the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Spot gold fell 0.3% to $1,402.42 per ounce as of 11:31 GMT. Prices were on track for a third straight session of losses as robust U.S. data trimmed expectations of an...