Thursday, 02 July 2020
New York
Thursday, 2 July 2020 16:49 WIB

Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes rose early Thursday as investors awaited two closely watched jobs reports on the week's final day of trading ahead of the July Fourth holiday. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures indicated an opening gain of more than 200 points. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq-100 futures also traded in positive territory. The premarket moves Thursday followed the market's first trading day in the third quarter. Both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite gained during the regular session on Wednesday, with the latter jumping more than 1% to an all-time...

Hong Kong stocks post strong gains
Thursday, 2 July 2020 15:25 WIB | IndeksHangSeng Saham HongKong Indeks Shanghai Composite

Hong Kong stocks soared Thursday, in line with a global advance on hopes for a virus vaccine and despite concerns over a draconian security law imposed on the city by Beijing that raised questions about its future as a business hub. The Hang Seng Index climbed 2.85 percent, or 697.00 points, to 25,124.19. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index added 2.13 percent, or 64.59 points, to 3,090.57 while the Shenzhen Composite Index on China's second exchange jumped 1.25 percent, or 24.94 points, to 2,016.05. Source : AFP

European Markets Advance, Boosted By Vaccine Hopes
Thursday, 2 July 2020 14:40 WIB | Stoxx 600 Saham Eropa

European stocks traded higher Thursday as global markets received a boost from news surrounding the development of a potential coronavirus vaccine. The pan-European Stoxx 600 climbed 0.8% in early trade at 364.38, with banks jumping 2.6% to lead gains as all sectors and major bourses entered positive territory. European stocks are tracking global markets higher, with investor sentiment getting a boost from news that a vaccine candidate being developed by Pfizer and BioNTech shows potential. An early-stage human trial of one of four potential coronavirus vaccines its developing showed...

Tokyo Stocks Edge Up In Cautious Trading
Thursday, 2 July 2020 13:25 WIB | Saham Jepang IndeksTopix IndeksNikkei 225

Tokyo stocks closed marginally higher Thursday following rallies on the Nasdaq on Wall Street, but traders remained cautious over growing coronavirus infections around the world. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index inched up 0.11 percent, or 24.23 points, to 22,145.96, while the broader Topix index was up 0.27 percent, or 4.15 points, to 1,542.76. Source : AFP

Asian Stocks Set To Track U.S. Gains But Hong Kong Jitters Weigh
Thursday, 2 July 2020 10:03 WIB | Saham Asian Indeks MSCI Asia Pasifik

Asian stocks were set to track Wall Street gains on Thursday as investors cheered signs the global economy was emerging from its coronavirus hibernation although trade is likely to be choppy as fresh concerns about Hong Kong keep investors cautious. Also adding to market apprehension is June U.S. employment data due later in the day, which will show if the worlds largest economy can sustain its fragile recovery as new COVID-19 cases accelerate in several southern states. E-mini futures for the S&P 500 edged 0.06% higher, while Australian S&P/ASX 200 futures climbed 0.71% and...

Hong Kong Stocks Open On Positive Note
Thursday, 2 July 2020 08:54 WIB | HANG SENG SahamHongkong Indeks Shanghai Composite

Hong Kong returned from a one-day break to start with gains on Thursday morning, following a rise across world markets and despite concerns about China's controversial new law for the city. The Hang Seng Index added 0.56 percent, or 136.38 points, to 24,563.57. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dipped 0.07 percent, or 2.26 points, to 3,23.72 while the Shenzhen Composite Index on China's second exchange eased 0.08 percent, or 1.69 points, to 1,989.42. Source : AFP