Economic News

Japan stocks lower at close of trade; Nikkei 225 down 0.72%

Stock Market - 2019-06-18 07:35:00 GMT
Investing.com – Japan stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Paper&Pulp, Railway&Bus and Real Estate sectors led...
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Forex - Pound at 5-1/2 Month Lows on Fears of No-Deal Brexit

Forex - 2019-06-18 05:24:02 GMT
The British pound fell to five-and-a-half month lows on Tuesday in Asia as fears over the threat of a no-deal Brexit resurfaced. Sterling was at...
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Gold Prices Rise; All Eyes on Fed

Commodities - 2019-06-18 04:53:40 GMT
Gold prices rose on Tuesday in Asia as traders awaited the highly-anticipated Federal Reserve meeting that is set to kick off later in the day. Gold...
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Oil Prices Pressured by Global Growth Concerns

Commodities - 2019-06-18 04:00:44 GMT
Oil prices were lower for a second day on Tuesday, weighed down by worries that global economic growth is being hit by the U.S.-China trade war,...
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Asian Stocks Mixed Ahead of Fed Meeting

Stock Market - 2019-06-18 02:39:27 GMT
Asian stocks were mixed in morning trade on Tuesday ahead of this week’s key Federal Reserve decision. China’s Shanghai Composite fell 0.2%, while...
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U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.09%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 21:25:00 GMT
Investing.com – U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Healthcare and Technology sectors led shares...
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Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.32%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 21:25:00 GMT
Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Energy, Healthcare and Materials sectors led shares higher. At...
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Gold Dips on Profit-Taking as Mixed U.S. Data Emerges Pre-Fed

Commodities - 2019-06-17 18:51:41 GMT
By Barani Krishnan Mixed U.S. economic data is giving profit-takers an opportunity to cash out of the rally before the market possibly rises again...
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Sweden stocks lower at close of trade; OMX Stockholm 30 down 0.19%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 18:20:00 GMT
Investing.com – Sweden stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Consumer Services, Oil&Gas and Basic Materials sectors led...
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Germany stocks mixed at close of trade; DAX down 0.09%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 17:15:00 GMT
Investing.com – Germany stocks were mixed after the close on Monday, as gains in the Food&Beverages, Basic Resources and Software sectors led...
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StockBeat - Apple 5G iPhone Due in 2020, but Near-Term Growth Cloudy

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 17:13:08 GMT
Apple inched higher on Monday as investors mulled reports the tech giant plans to launch three new iPhones in 2020, though gains were kept in check as...
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France stocks higher at close of trade; CAC 40 up 0.43%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 17:00:00 GMT
Investing.com – France stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Foods&Drugs, Gas&Water and General Financial sectors...
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Israel stocks lower at close of trade; TA 35 down 0.32%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 16:30:00 GMT
Investing.com – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Insurance, Oil&Gas and Biomed sectors led shares lower. At...
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Turkey stocks higher at close of trade; BIST 100 up 1.61%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 16:05:00 GMT
Investing.com – Turkey stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Banking, Transport and Financials sectors led shares higher. At...
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Tesla Surges as Musk Tweets That He Deleted His Twitter Account

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 15:42:18 GMT
Tesla rose in midday trade on Monday after CEO Elon Musk tweeted that he had deleted his Twitter account. The account has remained up since that...
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Forex - U.S. Dollar Falls as New York Manufacturing Activity Slumps

Forex - 2019-06-17 15:26:00 GMT
The U.S. dollar fell on Monday after manufacturing activity in the New York area fell to a two-and-a-half year low in June, while other currencies...
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Bitcoin Tops $9,300; Cryptocurrencies Rally for 8th Consecutive Day

Cryptocurrency News - 2019-06-17 15:00:14 GMT
Cryptocurrencies traded higher for an eighth-consecutive session on Monday as Bitcoin breaks above $9,300. Cryptocurrencies overall were higher, with...
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Saudi Arabia stocks higher at close of trade; Tadawul All Share up 1.00%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 14:15:00 GMT
Investing.com – Saudi Arabia stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Real Estate Development, Media&Publishing and...
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Oil Prices Drop; Saudi Arabia Hints at Output Cut Meeting Delay

Commodities - 2019-06-17 12:15:09 GMT
Oil prices lost ground on Monday as a reported delay in a key meeting to extend production cuts by major exporters raised uncertainty over the...
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Stocks - U.S. Futures Inch up as Investors Await Fed Meeting

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 10:50:25 GMT
U.S. futures were slightly higher on Monday, with investors happy to wait for the Federal Reserve's policy meeting later in the week in the absence of...
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Australia stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 down 0.35%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 06:45:00 GMT
Investing.com – Australia stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Telecoms Services, Metals&Mining and Resources sectors...
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Oil Prices Gain Amid Middle East Tensions

Commodities - 2019-06-17 05:29:22 GMT
Oil prices gained on Monday in Asia as ongoing tensions in the Middle East kept fears over supply disruptions to the fore. U.S. WTI crude futures...
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Property Stocks Gain After HK Suspends Extradition Bill; New World Dev Jumps 3%

Stock Market - 2019-06-17 05:22:25 GMT
Shares in Hong Kong-listed housing developers gained on Monday after the city’s leader decided to suspend a highly controversial extradition...
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Bitcoin Climbs Above 9,151.8 Level, Up 1%

Cryptocurrency News - 2019-06-17 04:53:04 GMT
Bitcoin rose above the $9,151.8 threshold on Monday. Bitcoin was trading at 9,151.8 by 00:53 (04:53 GMT) on the Investing.com Index, up 1.35% on...
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Forex - U.S. Dollar Slips as Markets Await Fed Policy Meeting

Forex - 2019-06-17 03:37:36 GMT
The U.S. dollar slipped on Monday in Asia as traders awaited the upcoming Federal Reserve policy meeting later this week where Fed Chair Jerome Powell...
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Israel stocks lower at close of trade; TA 35 down 0.26%

Stock Market - 2019-06-16 16:30:00 GMT
Investing.com – Israel stocks were lower after the close on Sunday, as losses in the Biomed, Insurance and Financials sectors led shares lower. At...
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Energy&Precious Metals - Weekly Review and Calendar Ahead

Commodities - 2019-06-16 10:51:59 GMT
By Barani Krishnan The second tanker attack episode within a month in the Middle East produced interesting results for crude prices last week. The...
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Forex - Weekly Outlook: June 17 -21

Forex - 2019-06-16 10:44:08 GMT
In what is set to be a busy week, the Federal Reserve’s latest interest rate announcement will dominate trader’s attention amid expectations that...
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Economic Calendar - Top 5 Things to Watch This Week

Economy News - 2019-06-16 09:46:51 GMT
The Federal Reserve policy meeting is expected to be the biggest event for markets this week. Expectations for a rate cut have increased in recent...
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Bitcoin Climbs Above 9,001.9 Level, Up 4%

Cryptocurrency News - 2019-06-16 04:52:05 GMT
Bitcoin rose above the $9,001.9 threshold on Sunday. Bitcoin was trading at 9,001.9 by 00:52 (04:52 GMT) on the Investing.com Index, up 4.39% on...
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