Japan’s Corporate Goods Price Index 1.4% vs. 1.3% forecast

Japan’s corporate goods price index rose more-than-expected last month, official data showed on Tuesday.In a report, Bank of Japan said that Japan’s Corporate Goods Price Index rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.4%, from 1.0% in the preceding month.Analysts had expected Japan’s Corp ...

API reports 1.3 mln barrels crude draw, build expected

Crude inventories in the U.S. fell 1.3 million barrels at the end of last week, the American Petroleum Institute (API) said Tuesday, a surprise drop with analysts expecting a build in supplies. On Wednesday official data from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) will be released. Las ...

Brazil stocks lower at close of trade; Bovespa down 0.45%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Basic Materials, Industrials and Financials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa lost 0.45%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were JBS SA (SA:JBSS3), which rose 3.77% ...

Nasdaq closes lower as geopolitical concerns spook investors

Investing.com – U.S. stocks closed on Tuesday, after investors ditched risk assets amid rising geopolitical tensions while a rise in oil prices capped losses. Geopolitical jitters triggered a ‘flight to safety’ sentiment, as investors poured into safe-haven assets, on the back of recent de ...

Fed’s Kashkari: Room for improvement on jobs and inflation

Investing.com – Minneapolis Federal Reserve Chief Neel Kashkari said Tuesday, the pace of inflation and job growth, two of Fed’s main objectives, still lagged behind expectations. "I think in both cases we can do a little bit better," Kashkari said in a talk at the Minnesota Business ...

Crude settles higher after Saudi Arabia hints at OPEC deal extension

Investing.com – Crude settled higher on Tuesday, after reports surfaced that Saudi Arabia supported the idea of extending OPEC-led cuts by an additional six months to the end of the year. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for May delivery gained 32 cents to settle at $53.40 ...

Dollar wobbles amid geopolitical jitters

Investing.com - The dollar slumped against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday, as the 'flight to safety' sentiment began to set in for investors amid rising geopolitical tensions. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a trade-weighted basket of six major ...

Portugal stocks higher at close of trade; PSI 20 up 0.06%

Denmark stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Copenhagen 20 up 0.01%

Investing.com – Denmark stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Chemicals, Oil&Gas and Personal&Household Goods sectors led shares higher. At the close in Copenhagen, the OMX Copenhagen 20 rose 0.01% to hit a new 6-months high. The best performers of the session on ...

France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 0.11%

Investing.com – France stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Basic Materials, Technology and Utilities sectors led shares lower. At the close in Paris, the CAC 40 lost 0.11%, while the SBF 120 index declined 0.18%. The best performers of the session on the CAC 40 were Vinci ...

Italy stocks lower at close of trade; Investing.com Italy 40 down 0.33%

Investing.com – Italy stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Technology, Financials and Telecoms sectors led shares lower. At the close in Milan, the Investing.com Italy 40 declined 0.33%. The best performers of the session on the Investing.com Italy 40 were Italgas SpA ...

Finland stocks lower at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 down 0.48%

Investing.com – Finland stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Consumer Goods, Technology and Oil&Gas sectors led shares lower. At the close in Helsinki, the OMX Helsinki 25 fell 0.48%. The best performers of the session on the OMX Helsinki 25 were YIT Oyj (HE:YTY1V), ...

Belgium stocks lower at close of trade; BEL 20 down 0.38%

Investing.com – Belgium stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Technology, Consumer Goods and Financials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Brussels, the BEL 20 lost 0.38%. The best performers of the session on the BEL 20 were Cofinimmo-Sicafi (BR:COFB), which rose ...

Germany stocks lower at close of trade; DAX down 0.50%

Investing.com – Germany stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Technology, Basic Resources and Software sectors led shares lower. At the close in Frankfurt, the DAX lost 0.50%, while the MDAX index fell 0.04%, and the TecDAX index declined 1.91%. The best performers of the ...

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