Wednesday, 21 August 2019
New York
Wednesday, 21 August 2019 17:14 WIB

U.S. stock index futures moved higher on Wednesday morning. Around 6 a.m. ET, Dow futures indicated a positive open of about 125 points. Futures on the S&P and Nasdaq were also higher. Wall Street closed lower for the first time in four sessions on Tuesday. The recent relief in stocks comes as bond yields paused their recent decline, temporarily easing potential recession fears. Investors will be looking ahead to the latest minutes from the Federal Reserve, due on Wednesday, for any clues on the course of monetary policy. The Fed announced at its last meeting in July a cut in interest...

Tokyo Stocks open higher on Wall Street gains
Wednesday, 14 August 2019 07:39 WIB | Topix Saham Jepang Indeks Nikkei Bursa Tokyo

Tokyo stocks opened higher on Wednesday, following rises on Wall Street, as concerns over the US-China trade row eased after President Donald Trump delayed tariffs on key Chinese goods. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index climbed 0.98 per cent or 200.21 points to 20,655.65 in early trade while the broader Topix index was up 0.90 per cent or 13.36 points at 1,499.93. Source : AFP

Hong Kong stocks end with big losses
Wednesday, 14 August 2019 04:20 WIB | HANG SENG SahamHongkong

Hong Kong shares sank more than two percent Tuesday following steep losses on Wall Street, with investors hit by worries over political unrest in the city as well as uncertainty about the China-US trade standoff. The Hang Seng Index fell 2.10 percent, or 543.42 points, to 25,281.30. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.63 percent, or 17.73 points, to 2,797.26, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, shed 0.69 percent, or 10.36 points, to 1,498.63. Source : AFP

Wall St. Rises On U.S. Delay Of Some Chinese Import Tariffs
Wednesday, 14 August 2019 03:17 WIB | S & P 500 Saham AS Wallstreet

U.S. stocks closed higher on Tuesday after an announced delay of planned tariffs on select Chinese imports brought buyers back to the equities market in a broad-based rally. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 307.78 points, or 1.19%, to 26,215.15, the S&P 500 gained 38.81 points, or 1.35%, to 2,922.56 and the Nasdaq Composite added 152.95 points, or 1.95%, to 8,016.36. Source : Reuters

Wall Street Jumps Sharply After U.S. Delays Some Trade Tariffs
Tuesday, 13 August 2019 23:29 WIB | Wall Street Saham AS

Wall Street surged on Tuesday after the U.S. Trade Representative office said it would delay tariffs on some Chinese goods to Dec. 15. The Dow rose 450 points, or 1.7%, by 10:19 AM ET (14:19 GMT), while the S&P 500 gained 51 points, or 1.7%, and the Nasdaq Composite was up 174 points, or 2.2%. The office determined that tariffs on certain articles would be delayed until Dec. 15, including "cell phones, laptop computers, video game consoles, certain toys, computer monitors, and certain items of footwear and clothing," the USTR said in press release. Tensions between the U.S. and China...

European Stocks Close Higher as US Delays China Tariffs On Phones and Clothing
Tuesday, 13 August 2019 23:20 WIB | Stoxx 600 Saham Eropa

European stocks reversed course on Tuesday, closing higher as investors reacted to news that the U.S. has delayed additional tariffs on some Chinese imports. The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed was up 0.6% at 372.40. Markets had traded lower earlier in the session. Trade-sensitive sectors like autos and basic resources were among the biggest gainers. The U.S. Trade Representative office said on Tuesday that certain items would be removed from a list of goods set to be hit with a new 10% levy, citing œhealth, safety, national security and other factors. Source : CNBC