Monday, 30 March 2020
New York
Monday, 30 March 2020 16:37 WIB

U.S. stock futures shed gains to fall back into negative territory early Monday morning in volatile trading after last week™s sharp gains, even as the number of coronavirus cases in the U.S. continues to rise at an alarming rate. At around 3:19 a.m. ET, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were down 89 points, pointing to an implied fall of about 161.78 points at the Monday open. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures also pointed to a lower open for the two indexes on Monday. The moves came as crude prices fell sharply. Earlier, futures made a recovery to point to Monday opening...

European Markets Open Lower As Investors Monitor Coronavirus And Stimulus Measures
Friday, 27 March 2020 15:52 WIB | Saham Eropa Stoxx 600

European stocks opened lower on Friday as investors monitor the spread of coronavirus while policymakers scramble to agree on a unified response. The pan-European Stoxx 600 fell 1.9% in early trade, with travel and leisure stocks falling 3.9% to lead losses as all sectors and major bourses slid into negative territory. European Union leaders on Thursday failed to agree on how best to shore up economies hammered by the coronavirus, which has now infected more than 533,000 people worldwide, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. Source : CNBC

Hong Kong Stocks Finish With Gains
Friday, 27 March 2020 15:32 WIB | Indeks Shanghai Composite IndeksHangSeng SahamHongkong

Hong Kong stocks rose Friday, closing a healthy week on a positive note as investors welcomed a blockbuster US stimulus plan and pledges by the Federal Reserve to ease liquidity concerns. The Hang Seng Index added 0.56 percent, or 131.94 points, to close at 23,484.28. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index advanced 0.26 percent, or 7.29 points, to 2,772.20 but the Shenzhen Composite Index on China's second exchange slipped 0.46 percent, or 7.80 points, to 1,693.35. Source : AFP

Tokyo's Nikkei index closes up 3.88%
Friday, 27 March 2020 13:51 WIB |

Tokyo's key Nikkei index closed up nearly four percent on Friday, tracking rallies on Wall Street over a massive US economic relief package. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index jumped 3.88 percent or 724.83 points to end at 19,389.43, while the broader Topix index advanced 4.30 percent or 60.17 points to 1,459.49. Source : AFP

Nikkei Rises Following Selloff on Stimulus Hopes; Firmer Yen Caps Gains
Friday, 27 March 2020 11:53 WIB | IndeksTopix Saham Jepang Nikkei 225

Japans benchmark Nikkei share index bounced on Friday, after a sharp sell-off in the previous session, on expectations of stimulus measures to counter the impact of the coronavirus. However capping gains in markets, the dollar fell more than 1% versus the yen to its 1-1/2-week low of 108.23 yen. The Nikkei average rose 1.2% to 18,895.30 by the midday break, after losing a hefty 4.5% on Thursday. The broader Topix gained 1.3% to 1,417.95 by the midday recess. The Nikkeis volatility index, a measure of investors volatility expectations based on option pricing and considered to be a...

Hong Kong Shares Rally at Open
Friday, 27 March 2020 09:22 WIB | Indeks Hang Seng Indeks Shanghai Composite SahamChina SahamHongkong

Hong Kong stocks started Friday morning on the front foot following another surge on Wall Street fuelled by pledges to support the US economy by governments and central banks. The Hang Seng Index climbed 1.78 percent, or 416.07 points, to 23,768.41. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 1.02 percent, or 28.07 points, to 2,792.98, while the Shenzhen Composite Index on China's second exchange added 1.25 percent, or 21.24 points, to 1,722.39. Source : AFP