Tuesday, 21 May 2019
New York
Tuesday, 21 May 2019 16:17 WIB

U.S. stock futures pointed higher for Tuesday, as cautiously optimistic investors appeared set to shake off losses linked to trade tensions that kicked off the week. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures rose 45 points, or 0.2%, to 25,742, while S&P 500 futures gained 6.6 points, or 0.3%, to 2,850.50. Nasdaq-100 gained 23 points, or 0.3%, to 7,415. On Monday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 84.10 points, or 0.3%, to 25,679.90, the S&P 500 index declined 0.7% to 2,840.23, while the Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 1.5% to 7,702.38. Source : Marketwatch

Hong Kong, Shanghai Shares End Tough Week on a Low
Friday, 17 May 2019 15:48 WIB | HANG SENG SahamHongkong Indeks Shanghai Composite

Hong Kong stocks dived on Friday, topping off another torrid week, as investors fret about rising trade tensions between China and the United States. The Hang Seng Index fell 1.16 percent, or 328.61 points, to 27,946.46. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index tumbled 2.48 percent, or 73.41 points, to 2,882.30, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, lost 3.26 percent, or 51.59 points, to 1,533.22. Source : AFP

China Stocks Post 4th Straight Weekly Fall as Trade Tensions Reignite
Friday, 17 May 2019 15:14 WIB | SahamChina Indeks Shanghai Composite Indeks CSI

Chinas stock market closed lower on Friday, clocking the fourth consecutive weekly loss, largely due to re-escalating trade tensions as Washington blacklisted Chinese tech company Huawei. The Shanghai Composite index was down fell 2.5% to 2,882.30, losing 1.9% for the week. The blue-chip CSI300 index also lost 2.5% on Friday, accumulating weekly losses of 2.2%. CSI300s financial sector sub-index was lower by 2.3%, the consumer staples sector lost 2.6%, the real estate index slid 3% and the healthcare sub-index fell 2.5%. The smaller Shenzhen index shed 3.3% and the start-up board...

European Stocks Open Lower as Trade Fears Linger
Friday, 17 May 2019 14:22 WIB | Stoxx 600 SahamEropa

European stocks opened lower Friday as trade fears ratcheted up, amid the U.S. administrations bid to blacklist Chinese telecoms giant Huawei and the ruling Chinese Communist Partys newspaper striking a defiant tone. The pan-European STOXX 600 dropped 0.4% at the opening bell, autos leading the losses with a fall of 1.1% in the early minutes of trading. In Asia, most major indexes gained in Friday trade following overnight gains on Wall Street, but mainland Chinese shares tumbled amid ongoing tensions between Beijing and Washington. The Shenzhen component led the losses, dropping...

Tokyo Stocks Close Higher, Taking Heart From Wall St
Friday, 17 May 2019 13:30 WIB | Nikkei 225 Saham Jepang IndeksTopix

Tokyo stocks closed higher on Friday, taking heart from rallies on Wall Street as concerns over the US-China trade war receded slightly and investors eyed Japanese GDP data early next week. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index rose 0.89 percent or 187.11 points to end at 21,250.09, while the broader Topix index gained 1.09 percent, or 16.70 points, to 1,554.25. Source : AFP

Nikkei Rises on Tech Gains; Sony Jumps on Buyback, Microsoft Tie-Up
Friday, 17 May 2019 10:41 WIB | Nikkei 225 Saham Jepang IndeksTopix

Japans Nikkei share average jumped on Friday and looked set to end the week with a slight gain, led by rallies in Sony and technology shares, though concerns about U.S.-China tensions kept many investors cautious. The Nikkei rose 1.56% to 21,391 points by midday. For the week, it was on track to add 0.2 percent. The broader Topix rose 1.59% to 1,561.94, up 0.8% so far this week. The rally was led by electric machinery and precision machinery makers, which both rose more than 2%. Sony jumped 9.9% after it announced a share buyback and strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp on areas...