US stocks closer: Dow sheds more than 100 points

Investing.com – U.S. stocks closed lower on Thursday, as risk off sentiment continued for a third straight day, despite bullish earnings from banks and upbeat U.S. economic data. The three main U.S. indexes ended the week in negative, as investors fled risk assets amid a rise in geopolitica ...

Canada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.72%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Energy, Financials and Healthcare sectors led shares lower. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite fell 0.72%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Eldorado Gold ...

Gold trades at session highs despite dollar recovery

Investing.com - Gold prices traded higher on Thursday, as investors continued to back the precious metal amid geopolitical concerns while mostly upbeat economic data failed to weigh on sentiment. Gold for June delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange added $10.05, o ...

Portugal stocks lower at close of trade; PSI 20 down 0.34%

France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 0.59%

Investing.com – France stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Utilities, Oil&Gas and Financials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Paris, the CAC 40 lost 0.59%, while the SBF 120 index lost 0.55%. The best performers of the session on the CAC 40 were Valeo SA ...

Italy stocks lower at close of trade; Investing.com Italy 40 down 1.03%

Investing.com – Italy stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Chemicals, Oil&Gas and Financials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Milan, the Investing.com Italy 40 declined 1.03%. The best performers of the session on the Investing.com Italy 40 were Yoox ...

Turkey stocks lower at close of trade; BIST 100 down 1.19%

Investing.com – Turkey stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Basic Metals, Electricity and Transport sectors led shares lower. At the close in Istanbul, the BIST 100 fell 1.19%. The best performers of the session on the BIST 100 were Kartonsan (IS:KARTN), which rose 1.74% ...

Wall St flat ahead of Easter break

Investing.com - U.S. stocks were narrowly mixed Thursday as investors closed positions ahead of the long Easter weekend.The DJI was off 0.04% at 10:00 ET. The S&P 500 fell 0.02%.The tech-heavy Nasdaq composite added 0.10%.Trump said he feels the dollar is getting too strong and called for lo ...

Dollar pushes higher vs. rivals on strong UoM report

Investing.com - The dollar pushed higher against other major currencies on Thursday, as the release of strong U.S. consumer sentiment and jobless claims data overshadowed recent comments by U.S. President Donald Trump. EUR/USD slid 0.40% to 1.0622, pulling further away from a one-week high o ...

U.S. consumer confidence improves in April: UoM

Investing.com - Confidence among U.S. consumers rose more than expected in April, according to a preliminary report released by the University of Michigan on Thursday. The consumer sentiment index hit 98.0, up from 96.9 in March, the University of Michigan said. Economists expected a reading o ...

Dollar extends recovery after jobless claims report

Investing.com - The dollar Thursday extended its recovery as weekly jobless claims unexpectedly fell.The dollar index was up 0.25% at 09:15 ET at 100.31.The dollar index had earlier dipped below 100 as Trump said the U.S. unit was getting too strong.He also called for interest rates to remain low ...

Oil rises after IEA says global oil market close to balance

Investing.com - Oil prices pushed higher on Thursday after the International Energy Agency said global demand for oil is close to outstripping supply following almost three years of surplus production. Global benchmark Brent futures added 13 cents or 0.25% to trade at $55.99 a barrel on the IC ...

Saudi Arabia stocks lower at close of trade; Tadawul All Share down 0.31%

Investing.com – Saudi Arabia stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Retail, Insurance and Building&Construction sectors led shares lower. At the close in Saudi Arabia, the Tadawul All Share declined 0.31%. The best performers of the session on the Tadawul All Share were ...

U.S. initial jobless claims 234,000 vs. forecast 245,000

Investing.com - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell in the past week.Initial jobless claims were down 1,000 from the previous week at 234,0000, the Labor Department said.The previous week's figure was revised to 235,000.Economists had expected jobless claim ...

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