Wednesday, 17 July 2019
New York
Wednesday, 17 July 2019 09:03 WIB

Hong Kong shares started Wednesday on a negative note after Donald Trump sparked fresh trade war worries by warning he could hit China with more tariffs whenever he wanted. The Hang Seng Index fell 0.54 percent, or 155.85 points, to 28,463.77. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index dropped 0.38 percent, or 11.25 points, to 2,926.37 but the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, edged up 0.08 percent, or 1.31 points, to 1,573.12. Source : AFP

Wall St opens at record highs as earnings season kicks off
Monday, 15 July 2019 20:49 WIB | DOW JONES S & P 500 Indeks Nasdaq SahamAS Wallstreet

Wall Street's main indexes opened at record highs on Monday as second-quarter corporate earnings got off to an upbeat start with results from the third largest U.S lender, Citigroup, beating expectations. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 32.66 points, or 0.12%, at the open to 27,364.69. The S&P 500 opened higher by 4.03 points, or 0.13%, at 3,017.80. The Nasdaq Composite gained 19.04 points, or 0.23%, to 8,263.18 at the opening bell. Source : Reuters

US stock futures edge higher as Wall Street rally looks set to continue
Monday, 15 July 2019 18:08 WIB | Indeks saham berjangka A.S. Indeks Nasdaq S&P 500 Futures

U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open Monday morning as investors pause following a record-setting rally on Wall Street last week and Chinese economic data meeting expectations. Around 6:45 a.m. ET, Dow futures were indicated a positive open of about 25 points. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq also pointed to modest gains. Major indexes surged the new highs last week after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell indicated during congressional testimony that an interest-rate cut could be on the horizon from the central bank. The Dow closed above 27,000 for the first time on...

Hong Kong shares end higher on upbeat China data
Monday, 15 July 2019 15:51 WIB | SahamHongkong IndeksHangSeng

Hong Kong shares rose on Monday after China's upbeat retail sales and factory output numbers pointed to some stabilisation in the world's second-largest economy, and as China's second-quarter economic growth met expectations. At the close of trade, the Hang Seng index was up 83.26 points, or 0.29%, at 28,554.88. The Hang Seng China Enterprises index rose 0.47% to 10,838.99. The sub-index of the Hang Seng tracking energy shares rose 0.1%, while the IT sector gained 1.37%, the financial sector ended 0.01% lower and the property sector dipped 0.28%.  China's economic growth slowed to...

China Shares End Higher on Upbeat June Data; Q2 GDP Meets Estimates
Monday, 15 July 2019 14:53 WIB | SahamChina Indeks CSI

Chinese shares closed firmer on Monday as Chinas upbeat retail sales and factory output numbers pointed to some stabilization, with second-quarter economic data meeting expectations, while technology shares rebounded from previous weeks sharp declines. At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was up 0.4% at 2,942.19. The blue-chip CSI300 index climbed 0.41%, with its financial sector sub-index ending up 0.17%, the consumer staples sector closing 0.07% higher, the real estate index down 0.11% and the healthcare sub-index up 0.35%. Chinas economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the...

European Stocks Open Higher Despite China Slowdown Fears
Monday, 15 July 2019 14:18 WIB | Stoxx 600 Saham Eropa

European stocks opened higher Monday, despite worries Chinas economy is slowing amid a trade war with the U.S. The pan-European Stoxx 600 edged 0.2% higher at 386.85 at the opening bell, basic resources leading gains with a 0.8% rise while food and beverage stocks slipped 0.6%. Traders kept a close watch on the latest economic figures out of China. The country posted second-quarter figures on Monday that showed its economy grew 6.2% in the second-quarter, at its slowest pace in 27 years. Source : CNBC