Tuesday, 18 February 2020 03:05 WIB
Hong Kong stocks opened lower on Monday as the death toll from China's new coronavirus jumped and concerns deepened over the potential economic fallout from the epidemic.
The Hang Seng Index fell 0.18 percent, or 48.89 points, to 27,766.71 in early trade.
Mainland China's benchmark Shanghai Composite Index opened 0.27 percent higher, or 7.98 points, at 2,924.99.
The Shenzhen Composite Index,...
Friday, 14 February 2020 20:47 WIB
Retail Sales in the US increased by 0.3% on a monthly basis in January following December's 0.2% growth, the advanced data published by the US Census Bureau showed on Friday. This reading came in line with market expectation.
Retail Sales Excluding Autos also rose 0.3% in the same period after rising 0.6% in December.
"Total sales for the November 2019 through January 2020 period were up 4.4%...
Monday, 17 February 2020 20:59 WIB
Gold prices were fractionally lower on Monday, largely unmoved by either virus-related concerns or by worse-than-expected growth numbers from Japan.
In quiet trading subdued by the U.S. Presidents Day holiday, gold futures were down 0.1% from Friday™s close at $1,584.45 a troy ounce by 8:04 AM ET (13:04 GMT). Spot gold was down 0.2% at $1,581.76 an ounce.
Silver futures were up 0.2% at...