Tuesday, 16 July 2019
New York
Tuesday, 16 July 2019 16:35 WIB

U.S. stock index futures were mixed Tuesday morning ahead of earnings reports from a slew of major American companies. At around 4.20 a.m. ET, Dow futures were 4 points higher but indicated an implied negative open of around 5 points, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq were seen edging into positive territory. Earnings season underway in earnest Tuesday with banking giants Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo and Charles Schwab all set to report earnings before the bell, along with other big names such as Johnson & Johnson and Domino's Pizza. Both United Airlines and CSX are due...

S&P 500, Dow at New Intraday Highs as Bulls Bank on Fed Rate Cut
Friday, 12 July 2019 23:22 WIB | DOW JONES S & P 500 SahamAS

U.S. stocks were higher midday Friday, pushing further into record territory, after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell in two days of congressional testimony this week bolstered investor expectations for an interest-rate cut at the end of the month. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 133 points, or 0.5%, to 27,222, while the S&P 500 gained 6 points, or 0.2%, to 3,006. The Nasdaq Composite index was 29 points higher at 8,225, a gain of 0.4%. The Dow hit a new intraday high of 27,248.71, while the S&P set a new intraday record of 3,006.90. The Dow on Thursday rose 227.88...

European Stocks Close Flat Following Euro Zone, China Data; Thomas Cook Plunges 60%
Friday, 12 July 2019 23:13 WIB | Stoxx 600 SahamEropa

European stocks closed flat,  +0.4% to 386.85 on Friday as investors reacted to new Chinese trade data and euro zone industrial production figures. The pan-European Stoxx 600 was in positive territory at the closing bell, chemicals stocks leading the gains with a 1.2% climb while autos recovered from an early fall to trade 0.8% higher. Health care was the worst performing sector, shedding 1.3%. An official report Friday revealed that Chinas exports fell less than expected in June, with dollar-denominated exports falling 1.3% from the same period a year ago. Economists polled by...

S&P 500 and Dow open at new record highs Friday supported by prospect of Fed interest rate cuts
Friday, 12 July 2019 20:51 WIB | Indeks Nasdaq Indeks S&P 500 Indeks Dow Jones SahamAS

U.S. stocks opened at new record highs Friday helped by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's testimony to Congress this week which bolstered investor expectations for an interest-rate cut at the end of the month. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 70 points at 27,156 while the S&P 500 gained 4.30 points to 3,004 and Nasdaq was 16 points higher at 8,212. On Thursday the Dow closed 27,000 for the first time and the S&P 500 also pushed up further record territory. The Nasdaq Composite scored a record close on Wednesday. Meanwhile, weak data overnight from both Singapore and...

Dow futures slightly higher after Fed chief hints at rate cut ahead
Friday, 12 July 2019 16:13 WIB | Indeks saham berjangka A.S.

U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher Friday morning, amid optimism rooted in expectations of a Federal Reserve rate cut later this month. At around 04:25 a.m. ET, Dow futures rose 87 points, indicating a positive open of more than 83 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were both seen slightly higher. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell suggested on Thursday that the U.S. central bank has room to ease monetary policy at its next meeting. Powells comments came during his second day of testimony before Congress. Source: Bloomberg

Hong Kong stocks end week on a positive note
Friday, 12 July 2019 15:29 WIB | IndeksHangSeng Saham HongKong Indeks Shanghai Composite

Hong Kong stocks ended Friday with a small gain, in line with an Asia-wide advance on expectations the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates at the end of the month. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.14 percent, or 39.82 points, to 28,471.62. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.44 percent, or 12.79 points, to 2,930.55 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, gained 0.51 percent, or 7.84 points, to 1,556.77. Source : AFP