MARKET UPDATE
Tokyo stocks close higher on bargain-hunting
Friday, 22 November 2019 13:33 WIB

Tokyo stocks rose on Friday as investors snapped up bargains after a three-day losing streak, while closely watching the see-saw developments in US-China trade talks. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index gained 0.32 percent, or 74.30 points, to close at 23,112.88, while the broader Topix index was up 0.12 percent, or 1.96 points, at 1,691.34. Source : AFP

ECONOMY
U.S. Retail Sales Rebound in October, But a Small Group of Stores Reap Most of the Gains
Friday, 15 November 2019 21:05 WIB

Sales at gas stations, car dealers and internet stores such as Amazon rose in October, but most other retailers posted weak results just before the start of the critical holiday shopping season. Retail sales increased 0.3% last month, the government said Friday, matching the forecast of economists polled by MarketWatch. The increase in sales was concentrated in just a few segments, however. If...

COMMODITY
Oil slips from two-month high on qualms about U.S.-China trade deal
Friday, 22 November 2019 13:47 WIB

Oil prices pulled back from their highest levels in nearly two months on Friday amid continued uncertainty over whether the United States and China will be able to reach a partial trade deal that would lift some pressure on the global economy. That was more than enough to offset news of a likely extension of production cuts by major producers that drove prices higher in the previous...

GLOBAL
US Congress Approves Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Bills
Friday, 22 November 2019 10:50 WIB

The U.S. Congress approved two bills Thursday to support pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong after months of unrest in the semi-autonomous city. The House overwhelmingly passed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, which requires an annual review of the favorable trade status the United States grants Hong Kong. The measure also authorizes U.S. sanctions on...

FISCAL & MONETARY
Fed Minutes Show Worries About Economy Had Eased a Bit
Thursday, 21 November 2019 02:24 WIB

Federal Reserve officials were more upbeat about the economy in late October than they had been only six weeks earlier, according to minutes of their policy discussion released Wednesday. Officials œgenerally viewed the economic outlook as positive, the minutes said. œUncertainties associated with trade tensions as well as geopolitical risks had eased somewhat,...

DISCLAIMER

Seluruh materi atau konten yang tersaji di dalam website ini hanya bersifat informatif saja, dan tidak dimaksudkan sebagai pegangan serta keputusan dalam investasi atau jenis transaksi lainnya. Kami tidak bertanggung jawab atas segala akibat yang timbul dari penyajian konten tersebut. Semua pihak yang mengunjungi website ini harus membaca Terms of Service (Syarat dan Ketentuan Layanan) terlebih dahulu dan dihimbau untuk melakukan analisis secara independen serta memperoleh saran dari para ahli dibidangnya.