Thursday, 22 August 2019
New York
Thursday, 22 August 2019 23:18 WIB

Stocks were lower on Thursday, giving up earlier gains as investors wondered whether the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates next month. The S&P 500 fell 0.3%. The Nasdaq Composite traded 0.7% lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average chopped around the flatline after rallying as much as 186 points. Powell is set to deliver his speech as President Donald Trump continues attacking the U.S. central bank, pressuring it to lower rates. On Thursday, Trump tweeted: œThe Economy is doing really well. The Federal Reserve can easily make it Record Setting. Source: CNBC

European stocks mostly higher as fragile calm returns after global sell-off on recession fears
Thursday, 15 August 2019 14:40 WIB | Saham Eropa Stoxx Europe 600

European stocks opened mostly higher Thursday as fragile calm returns to markets following a global sell-off as bond markets stoked fears of an impending recession. The pan-European Stoxx 600 edged 0.2% higher to 366.71  in early trade, travel and leisure stocks leading gains with a 0.8% climb, while the oil and gas sector continued to slide, trading 0.2% lower. Global markets were routed on Wednesday as the U.S. 2-year/10-year Treasury yield curve inverted for the first time since 2007, while the U.K. 2-year/10-year curve inverted for the first time in over a decade. Yield curve...

Tokyo shares close down after Wall Street rout
Thursday, 15 August 2019 13:27 WIB | Topix Saham Jepang Indeks Nikkei Bursa Tokyo

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index was down sharply on Thursday after Wall Street shares nosedived on fears for the global economy. The Nikkei 225 index dropped 1.21 percent, or 249.48 points, to close at 20,405.65, while the broader Topix index lost 1.04 percent, or 15.65 points, to 1,483.85. Source : AFP

Hong Kong stocks open down after Wall Street losses
Thursday, 15 August 2019 09:03 WIB | SahamHongkong IndeksHangSeng Shanghai composite

Hong Kong shares dropped at the open Thursday, tracking massive losses on Wall Street as poor Chinese and German data fuelled concern over the global economy. The Hang Seng Index fell 1.47 percent, or 372.61 points, to 24,929.67 at the open, as confidence in the economy wanes and protests in the financial hub show no sign of abating. The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index declined 1.66 percent, or 46.57 points, to open at 2,762.34. The Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China's second exchange, opened 2.08 percent, or 31.45 points lower, at 1,477.55. Source : AFP

Tokyo's Nikkei opens down nearly 2% after Wall Street rout
Thursday, 15 August 2019 07:35 WIB | Topix Saham Jepang Indeks Nikkei Bursa Tokyo

Tokyo's key Nikkei index opened down nearly two percent on Thursday after Wall Street shares nosedived on fears for the global economy. The Nikkei 225 index was down 1.93 percent or 398.51 points at 20,256.62 in early trade, while the broader Topix index dropped 2.01 percent or 30.14 points to 1,469.36. Source  : AFP

Hong Kong stocks pare gains as weak China economic data bites
Thursday, 15 August 2019 04:04 WIB | HANG SENG SahamHongkong

Hong Kong stocks trimmed early gains to end slightly firmer on Wednesday, as bleak China economic data overshadowed U.S. President Donald Trumps trade concession, while protests continued to roil the island city. The Hang Seng index ended up 0.1% at 25,302.28, while the China Enterprises Index gained 0.2% to 9,866.18. The benchmark HSI started the day 1.7% higher, after Washington delayed tariffs on some Chinese imports. U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday backed off his Sept. 1 deadline for 10% tariffs on remaining Chinese imports, delaying duties on cellphones, laptops and other...