N.Z. unemployment rate 4.9% vs. 5.2% forecast

The rate of unemployment in New Zealand fell unexpectedly in the last quarter, official data showed on Tuesday.In a report, Statistics New Zealand said that N.Z. unemployment rate fell to a seasonally adjusted 4.9%, from 5.2% in the preceding quarter.Analysts had expected N.Z. unemployment rate t ...

Apple down 1%; beats earnings but misses revenue estimates

Investing.com – Shares of Apple fell 1% in afterhours trade on Tuesday, after the tech giant reported first quarter earnings that beat on earnings but revenues missed expectations. The tech giant posted earnings-per-share (EPS) of $2.10 on $52.9 billion in revenue against analysts’ ...

Wall St closes higher; Apple earnings eyed

Investing.com – U.S. stocks closed mostly higher on Tuesday, as investors piled into U.S. equities for a second straight day, as the two-day Federal Reserve meeting kicked off while shares of Apple surged to highs as investors awaited a quarterly earnings report. All three major indexe ...

U.S. Total Vehicle Sales 16.88M vs. 17.10M forecast

U.S. total vehicle sales rose less-than-expected last month, official data showed on Tuesday.In a report, Autodata Corp. said that U.S. Total Vehicle Sales rose to a seasonally adjusted 16.88M, from 16.62M in the preceding month.Analysts had expected U.S. Total Vehicle Sales to rise 17.10M las ...

Gold pares losses but remains under pressure

Investing.com - Gold prices pared losses on Tuesday, benefiting from a weaker dollar, as investors’ appetite for riskier assets eased slightly ahead of the Federal Reserve's interest rate decision on Wednesday. Gold for June delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose by ...

Nigeria stocks higher at close of trade; NSE 30 up 1.04%

Investing.com – Nigeria stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Banking, Oil&Gas and Food, Beverages&Tobacco sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lagos, the NSE 30 added 1.04% to hit a new 3-months high. The best performers of the session on the NSE 30 were Fbn ...

Portugal stocks higher at close of trade; PSI 20 up 1.68%

Investing.com – Portugal stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Industrials, Financials and Telecoms sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 rose 1.68% to hit a new 52-week high. The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were Pharol SGPS SA ...

Denmark stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Copenhagen 20 up 0.47%

Investing.com – Denmark stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Software&Computer Services, Technology and Industrials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Copenhagen, the OMX Copenhagen 20 added 0.47% to hit a new 6-months high. The best performers of the session ...

France stocks higher at close of trade; CAC 40 up 0.70%

Investing.com – France stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Utilities, Technology and Financials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Paris, the CAC 40 rose 0.70% to hit a new 5-year high, while the SBF 120 index added 0.79%. The best performers of the session on the ...

Italy stocks higher at close of trade; Investing.com Italy 40 up 0.57%

Investing.com – Italy stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Travel&Leisure, Healthcare and Technology sectors led shares higher. At the close in Milan, the Investing.com Italy 40 gained 0.57%. The best performers of the session on the Investing.com Italy 40 were ...

Belgium stocks higher at close of trade; BEL 20 up 0.89%

Investing.com – Belgium stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Healthcare, Utilities and Industrials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Brussels, the BEL 20 rose 0.89% to hit a new 5-year high. The best performers of the session on the BEL 20 were Ontex Group ...

Germany stocks higher at close of trade; DAX up 0.56%

Investing.com – Germany stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Construction, Media and Pharmaceuticals&Healthcare sectors led shares higher. At the close in Frankfurt, the DAX rose 0.56% to hit a new all time high, while the MDAX index gained 0.84%, and the TecDAX index ...

Poland stocks higher at close of trade; WIG30 up 0.68%

Investing.com – Poland stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Chemicals, Information Technology and Construction sectors led shares higher. At the close in Warsaw, the WIG30 rose 0.68% to hit a new 52-week high. The best performers of the session on the WIG30 were Alior Bank ...

Turkey stocks lower at close of trade; BIST 100 down 0.32%

Investing.com – Turkey stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the Sports, Telecoms and Basic Metals sectors led shares lower. At the close in Istanbul, the BIST 100 declined 0.32%. The best performers of the session on the BIST 100 were Gozde Girisim Sermayesi Yatirim Ortakligi ...

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