Sunday, 26 May 2019
New York
Saturday, 25 May 2019 03:23 WIB

Shares finished Friday with a slight gain, bringing another tough week to a close but investors remain on edge owing to rising China-US tensions. The Hang Seng Index rose 0.32 percent, or 86.80 points, to 27,353.93. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index was barely moved, inching up 0.48 points to 2,852.99, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, slipped 0.49 percent, or 7.34 points, to 1,496.03. Source : AFP

Tokyo shares close down as trade fears hit high-tech
Thursday, 23 May 2019 13:26 WIB | Nikkei 225 Saham Jepang

Tokyo shares closed lower on Thursday with key high-tech shares hit as US-China trade and tech disputes intensified. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.62 percent, or 132.23 points, to 21,151.14, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.36 percent, or 5.63 points, to 1,540.58. Source: AFP

Nikkei drops as U.S.-China trade tensions flare; Sprint sale doubt hits Softbank
Thursday, 23 May 2019 09:53 WIB | Nikkei 225 Saham Jepang

Japans Nikkei dropped on Thursday morning after renewed U.S.-China trade tensions dragged down technology shares, while index-heavyweight SoftBank Group fell more than 5 percent. The Nikkei share average declined 0.9% to 21,101.14 in midmorning trade. Tech shares were sold heavily after media reports on Wednesday said the United States was considering sanctions on video surveillance firm Hikvision. TDK Corp dived 6.4%, Advantest Corp tumbled 4.1%, Tokyo Electron shed 2.5%, and Sony Corp slid 3.6%. Source: Reuters

Tokyo shares open lower after Wall Street drops
Thursday, 23 May 2019 07:29 WIB | Nikkei 225 Saham Jepang

Tokyo shares opened lower Thursday, following drops on Wall Street as US-China trade and tech disputes continued to intensify. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.47 percent, or 100.50 points, to 21,182.87 in early trade, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.39 percent, or 6.09 points, to 1,540.12. Source: AFP

Hong Kong Stocks Close Higher (Review)
Thursday, 23 May 2019 04:59 WIB | SahamHongkong IndeksHangSeng

Hong Kong stocks rose Wednesday, in line with a broad advance across Asia and following a positive lead from Wall Street, though investors remain on edge over tensions between China and the United States. The Hang Seng Index added 0.18 percent, or 48.70 points, to 27,705.94. But the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index fell 0.49 percent, or 14.27 points, to 2,891.70 and the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, lost 0.51 percent, or 7.83 points, to 1,540.85. Source : AFP

Dow ends with triple-digit loss as weak retailer earnings offset Fed minutes
Thursday, 23 May 2019 03:19 WIB | Indeks Nasdaq Indeks Dow Jones SahamAS Indesk S&P 500

U.S. stocks ended lower at the closing bell on Wednesday after a raft of weaker-than-expected earnings from retailers overshadowed the Federal Reserve's minutes where it reiterated the central bank's patient stance. The S&P 500 fell 0.3% to finish around 2,856. The Dow Jones Industrial Average retreated 101 points, or 0.4%, to end near 25,776. The Nasdaq Composite was down 0.4% to finish around 7,751. Shares of Lowe's Cos. and Nordstrom Inc. fell 9% and 12%, respectively, after both delivered worse-than-expected first-quarter earnings. The Fed's minutes from its most recent meeting...