Sunday, 12 July 2020
New York
Saturday, 11 July 2020 03:29 WIB

Stocks ended higher in thin trade Friday, getting a lift from positive news on a coronavirus treatment. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose around 369 points, or 1.4%, to end near 26,075, according to preliminary figures, while the S&P 500 advanced around 33 points, or 1%, to end near 3,185. The tech heavy Nasdaq Composite rose nearly 70 points, or 0.7%, to end near 10,617, marking its third consecutive record close. Stocks shed premarket weakness after drug maker Gilead Sciences Inc. released potentially promising data about remdesivir that indicates the experimental COVID-19 drug...

Dow drops 400 points as Walgreens falls, Apple gives up gain
Thursday, 9 July 2020 23:38 WIB | DOW JONES S & P 500 Saham AS

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, giving back most of their weekly gains, amid renewed concerns over the coronavirus and its impact on the economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 419 points, or 1.6%. The S&P 500 slid 1.3%. The Nasdaq Composite traded 0.6% lower, erasing an earlier gain that put it on track for another record close. Walgreens was the biggest laggard in the Dow, dropping 9.74% on weaker-than-expected earnings for the previous quarter. Walgreens also suspended a share repurchase program. Apple shares traded flat, giving up an earlier gain. Shares of companies that...

European markets close lower as virus fears offset recovery hopes
Thursday, 9 July 2020 23:27 WIB | Stoxx 600 Saham Eropa

European markets closed lower Thursday as fears over rising U.S. coronavirus cases appeared to offset hopes of a potential economic recovery. The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed 0.8% lower provisionally, with utilities stocks leading the losses as most sectors traded in negative territory. Technology shares bucked the trend with a 0.8% gain. Market sentiment has been rattled of late by the persistently rapid spread of the coronavirus in the U.S., where the number of cases surpassed the 3 million mark on Wednesday, according to Johns Hopkins University. Stocks in Europe had earlier traded...

Wall Street Gains As Investors Cheer Declining Jobless Claims
Thursday, 9 July 2020 20:51 WIB | S & P 500 Wall Street Saham AS

U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday after data pointed to a declining trend in weekly jobless claims, with investors also weighing the risk of another business shutdown as U.S. COVID-19 cases soared. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 27.64 points, or 0.11%, at the open to 26,094.92. The S&P 500 opened higher by 6.23 points, or 0.20%, at 3,176.17, while the Nasdaq Composite gained 71.22 points, or 0.68%, to 10,563.72 at the opening bell. Source : Reuters

U.S. Stock Futures Little Changed After Nasdaq Clinches New Record
Thursday, 9 July 2020 16:23 WIB | Indeks saham berjangka A.S.

Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes held steady early Thursday, hours after the Nasdaq Composite clinched its 25th record close for 2020. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures implied an opening loss of less than 20 points when trading resumes on Thursday. S&P 500 and Nasdaq-100 futures pointed to similar muted action. The after-hours moves Wednesday evening followed a positive regular session, with the major indexes brushing off a record daily increase in new U.S. Covid-19 cases. Big Tech continued to carry the broader market higher on during regular trading and...

Hong Kong Stocks Close On Strong Note
Thursday, 9 July 2020 15:25 WIB | HANG SENG SahamHongkong Indeks Shanghai Composite

Hong Kong stocks finished with more gains on Thursday, in line with advances across Asia following another record-breaking lead from Wall Street. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.31 percent, or 80.98 points, to 26,210.16. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index climbed 1.39 percent, or 47.15 points, to 3,450.59 while the Shenzhen Composite Index on China's second exchange jumped 2.70 percent, or 59.33 points, to 2257.95. Source : AFP