Monday, 22 January 2018
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Saturday, 20 January 2018 04:34 WIB

Hong Kong™s Hang Seng Index ended at a new high, up for the sixth week in a row, led by property shares, as mainland money gushed into the city. HSCE, an index tracking mainland companies, registered a 16-day winning streak. Chinese investors used up 42 percent of the daily quota under the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect. At close of trade on Friday, the Hang Seng index was up 132.95 points or 0.41 percent at 32,254.89. For the week, the index rose 2.7 pct. The Hang Seng China Enterprises index rose 0.65 percent to 13,179.52. The sub-index of the Hang Seng tracking energy shares rose...

Stocks end higher despite looming shutdown; S&P 500 and Nasdaq set record high
Saturday, 20 January 2018 04:18 WIB | DOW JONES Standard & Poor's 500 Indeks Nasdaq

Stock indexes rose on Friday to finish the week strong, with even fears of a government shutdown failing to dampen bullish investor sentiment. The Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 54 points, or 0.2%, to 26,072. The Nasdaq Composite Index added 40 points, or 0.6%, to 7,336. The S&P 500 rose 12 points, or 0.4%, to 2,810. The Dow and Nasdaq were both up 1% for the week, and the S&P was up 0.9% over the same period. The blue-chip Dow stood slightly below its record close, but the S&P and Nasdaq rallied to hit fresh all-time highs. All three benchmark indexes clinched their...

European stocks hit multi-year highs
Saturday, 20 January 2018 00:27 WIB | Eropa Indeks Stoxx Europe 600 Saham Eropa

European equities closed provisionally higher Friday as investors digested strong economic data. The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed 0.5 percent higher at 400.880, hitting its highest level since August 2015, while the euro zone's Stoxx finished the session 0.8 percent higher, hitting a 10-year high. Basic resources were among the gainers following strong demand figures for metal in China. On the other hand, oil and gas stocks fell almost 0.9 percent after OPEC said it sees more oil supply in the market in 2018 from competitors Source: CNBC

U.S. stocks fight for gains as government- shutdown fear caps rise on earnings optimism
Friday, 19 January 2018 23:48 WIB | DOW JONES S & P 500 Standard & Poor's 500 Saham AS Nasdaq

U.S. stocks mostly rose on Friday, suggesting major indexes would close out a positive week on the back of strong corporate earnings, although the prospect of a looming government shutdown kept buyers in check. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 22 points to 25,995, down 0.1% on the day. The S&P 500 rose 5 points, or 0.2%, to 2,803. The Nasdaq Composite Index rose 21 points, or 0.3%, to 7,317. Both the Dow and the S&P are set for their third straight weekly advance, as well as their eighth of the past nine. The Nasdaq is also set for its third positive week in a row, as well as...

U.S. Stocks Open Higher, Eye Modest Weekly Gains
Friday, 19 January 2018 21:56 WIB | S & P 500 Saham AS

U.S. stock-market indexes opened slightly higher on Friday and were on track to book modest weekly gains. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq were trading above previous record closing levels, as investors shrugged off fears of a potential government shutdown. The S&P 500 rose 6 points, or 0.2%, to 2,804. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite index advanced by 19 points, or 0.3%, to 7,315. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 24 points, or 0.1%, to 26,028. All three indexes were set for weekly gains of less than 1%. Among the worst performers on Wall Street, shares of IBM sank in the wake of...

U.S. Stock Futures Rise as Traders Shrug off Government Shutdown Fears
Friday, 19 January 2018 18:27 WIB | Indeks saham berjangka A.S.

Wall Street was poised for a highflying end to the week, with stock futures tilting up as equity traders for now shrugged off concerns over a possible government shutdown. Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 96 points, or 0.4%, to 26,035, while those for the S&P 500 index climbed 9.05 points, or 0.3%, to 2,805.25. Futures for the Nasdaq-100 Index gained 35 points, or 0.5%, to 6,848, led by a 1.8% premarket advance for NVIDIA Corp. The indicated gains on Friday come after U.S. stocks ended lower on Thursday, falling from all-time closing highs hit on Wednesday. The Dow...