Friday, 10 April 2020
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Friday, 10 April 2020 07:41 WIB

Tokyo's key Nikkei index opened higher on Friday, extending rallies on Wall Street after the US Federal Reserve unveiled massive new stimulus. The Nikkei 225 index was up 0.50 percent, or 96.92 points, at 19,442.69 in early trade, while the broader Topix index slipped 0.23 percent, or 3.22 points, to 1,413.76. Source : AFP

Dow closes more than 350 points lower as job losses hit an 11 year high
Saturday, 4 April 2020 03:19 WIB | SahamAS Indeks Dow Jones Indeks S&P 500 Indeks Nasdaq

U.S. stocks closed lower Friday as investors assessed the economic damage wrought by the coronavirus epidemic, after the Labor Department reported the U.S. economy lost more than 700,000 jobs in March, and that the unemployment rate rose to a near three-year high of 4.4%. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 358 points, or 1.5% to close near 21,055, the S&P 500 index fell 38 points, or 1.8% to close at roughly 2,489 and the Nasdaq Composite retreated 114 points, or 1.5% to finish at about 7,373. Analysts said the March report understated weakness in the labor market as the underlying...

Wall Street Falls as Coronavirus Ends Record Job Growth
Friday, 3 April 2020 23:35 WIB | Wallstreet SahamAS Indeks Nasdaq S & P 500 DOW JONES

Wall Street's main indexes fell on Friday as the longest period of employment growth on record in the United States came to an abrupt end, with data showing that hundreds of thousands of people lost their jobs last month due to the coronavirus. The Labor Department's report confirmed that a recession was underway as business activity came to a standstill, but investors fear it did not reflect the full extent of the economic pain as the survey considered data until mid-March. With the S&P 500 down about 25% from its mid-February record highs, or nearly $7 trillion in market value,...

European Markets Close Lower as The Euro Zone Business Activity Plunges to Record Low
Friday, 3 April 2020 23:16 WIB | Stoxx Europe 600 Saham Eropa Eropa

European markets closed lower on Friday, bringing an end to another rocky week of trading amid the deepening coronavirus crisis. The pan-European Stoxx 600 ended down almost 1% at 309.06, with oil and gas stocks sliding 4.6% to lead losses, while healthcare stocks bucked the trend to climb 0.8%. Friday saw a slew of harrowing March PMI (purchasing managers' index) data out of the euro zone, as the economic impact of shutdowns necessitated by the pandemic continues to deepen. The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus worldwide surpassed 1 million on Thursday night, resulting in more...

U.S. Stock Market Opens Lower After Friday Jobs Report
Friday, 3 April 2020 20:52 WIB | Saham AS Indeks Nasdaq S & P 500 DOW JONES

U.S. stock benchmarks opened modestly lower Friday after the release of an employment report that showed bigger-than-expected job losses in March, reflecting the coming economic devastation from new strain of coronavirus that has caused personal and business activity halts. The March jobs report showed that 701,000 Americans lost their jobs last month, far exceeding estimates for around 83,0000. It was the first decline in payrolls since September 2010 and not far from the worst month of job losses during the 2007-09 recession. The unemployment rate rose to 4.4% from 3.5%, but the...

Dow Futures Indicate a 200-Point Opening Drop as Investors Look to Jobs Numbers
Friday, 3 April 2020 15:59 WIB | S&P 500 Futures Indeks berjangka AS

Futures contracts tied to the major U.S. stock indexes pointed to a lower start to Fridays session, leaving Wall Street on track for modest weekly losses. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures fell 207 points, implying an opening loss of about 206 points. S&P 500 and Nasdaq futures also pointed to losses. Earlier on, futures had pointed to opening gains for the three indexes. The early morning moves on Friday followed one of the weeks better days on Thursday as oils biggest one-day rally ever soothed investors whod grown worried over financial and job losses in the energy...