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...

Hong Kong Stocks Close With Losses (Review)
Friday, 27 March 2020 03:22 WIB | Saham AS

Hong Kong shares finished on a negative note Thursday following a healthy rally, with investors taking profits while also nervously awaiting key US jobless claims data later in the day. The Hang Seng Index slipped 0.74 percent, or 174.85 points, to close at 23,352.34. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.60 percent, or 16.68 points, to 2,764.91, while the Shenzhen Composite Index eased 0.80 percent, or 13.70 points, to 1,701.15. Source : AFP

Dow ends over 1,300 points higher as investors focus on stimulus
Friday, 27 March 2020 03:18 WIB | Saham AS

Stocks soared for a third straight day Thursday, with investors focusing on Senate passage of a $2 trillion stimulus package and appearing to look past a surge in first-time jobless claims to a record 3.28 million last week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished around 1,352 points higher, a gain of 6.4%, to end near 22,552, according to preliminary figures, while the S&P 500 advanced around 155 points, or 6.12, to close near 2,630. The Nasdaq Composite ended around 7,798, a gain of 413 points, or 5.6%. Source: Marketwatch

European stocks close higher; US jobless claims balloon to record high
Friday, 27 March 2020 00:14 WIB | Saham Eropa

European markets closed higher Thursday after U.S. jobless claims ballooned to a record high amid the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed up 1.8%, reversing earlier losses, with travel and leisure stocks climbing almost 6% and autos slipping marginally into negative territory. U.S. jobless claims skyrocketed to 3.28 million last week, according to initial figures released Thursday, as widespread shutdowns resulting from the coronavirus outbreak begin to take their toll. However, markets did not react unfavorably, as investors seemingly bet on the...

Dow rallies 1,100 points, lifting its 3-day gains to 20%
Thursday, 26 March 2020 23:34 WIB | Saham AS

Stocks surged for a third straight day on Thursday as investors shrugged off the release of record-breaking initial jobless claims while the Senate passed a massive economic stimulus bill amid the coronavirus outbreak. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped more than 1,100 points, or 5.4%. The S&P 500 gained 4.8% while the Nasdaq Composite advanced 4.1%. Those gains put the Dow and S&P 500 on track for a three-day winning streak. They also put the Dow up about 20% over the past three days.  Source: CNBC

Stocks Rally as Investors Parse $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Package
Thursday, 26 March 2020 20:56 WIB | SahamAS Indeks Nasdaq S & P 500 DOW JONES

U.S. stocks moved higher at the start of trade Thursday, following the Senate's approval the massive stimulus bill late Wednesday night. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose about 445 points, or 1.9% to trade at 21,684, the S&P 500 index gained 46 points, or 1.8% to roughly 2,520 and the Nasdaq Composite index added 118 points, or 1.5% to trade at around 7,497. The bill authorizes direct payments of up to $1,200 per adult and $500 per child, while setting up a fund for loans to small businesses and another to provide help to industries, cities and states. The gains give the major...