CFTC: Speculators Less Bullish on S&P 500, Gold, Silver, Crude Oil

Investing.com - The Commodity Futures Trading Commission released its weekly Commitments of Traders report for the week ending May 2 on Friday.Speculative positioning in the CME and ICE currency, commodity, energy and index futures: LongShor ...

Peru stocks higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 0.81%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Mining, Electricity and Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General rose 0.81%. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General were Buenaventura (LM:BVN), which ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 1.31%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Basic Materials, Financials and Electric Power sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa added 1.31%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were BR Malls Participacoes SA ...

Mexico stocks higher at close of trade; IPC up 1.00%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Industrials, Healthcare and Financial Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Mexico, the IPC added 1.00%. The best performers of the session on the IPC were Grupo Aeroportuario Del Sureste (MX:ASURB), ...

Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 1.20%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Energy, Materials and Consumer Staples sectors led shares higher. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite rose 1.20%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Bonavista Energy ...

U.S. Consumer Credit 16.43B vs. 14.00B forecast

U.S. consumer credit rose more-than-expected last month, official data showed on Friday.In a report, Federal Reserve said that U.S. Consumer Credit rose to a seasonally adjusted 16.43B, from 13.75B in the preceding month whose figure was revised down from 15.21B.Analysts had expected U.S. Consume ...

Crude futures settle higher but post third weekly loss

Investing.com – Crude futures settled higher on Friday, recovering from a five-month slump, after Saudi Arabia said its supports the idea of extending the supply-cut agreement beyond June while the number of active U.S. drilling rigs rose for an sixteenth straight week. On the New Yor ...

Gold flat ahead of French runoff vote

Investing.com - Gold prices remained at three month lows on Friday, as expectations for a June rate hike surged, after the U.S. economy created more jobs than expected in April, while unemployment fell to its lowest level since May 2007. Gold for June delivery on the Comex division of the New Yor ...

Nigeria stocks higher at close of trade; NSE 30 up 0.23%

Investing.com – Nigeria stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Insurance and Banking sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lagos, the NSE 30 rose 0.23% to hit a new 3-months high. The best performers of the session on the NSE 30 were Diamond Bank ...

Morocco stocks lower at close of trade; Moroccan All Shares down 0.39%

Investing.com – Morocco stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Hotels, Restaurants&Leisure, Banking and Chemicals sectors led shares lower. At the close in Casablanca, the Moroccan All Shares lost 0.39%. The best performers of the session on the Moroccan All Shares were ...

Spain stocks higher at close of trade; IBEX 35 up 1.11%

Investing.com – Spain stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Financial Services&Real Estate, Consumer Services and Chemical, Petroleum&Plastic sectors led shares higher. At the close in Madrid, the IBEX 35 added 1.11% to hit a new 52-week high. The best performers of ...

Netherlands stocks higher at close of trade; AEX up 0.91%

Investing.com – Netherlands stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Industrials and Telecoms sectors led shares higher. At the close in Amsterdam, the AEX added 0.91% to hit a new 5-year high. The best performers of the session on the AEX were ArcelorMittal SA ...

Russia stocks higher at close of trade; MICEX up 0.18%

Investing.com – Russia stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Telecoms, Mining and Manufacturing sectors led shares higher. At the close in Moscow, the MICEX gained 0.18%. The best performers of the session on the MICEX were Megion (MCX:MFGS), which rose 6.52% or 36.0 points ...

Finland stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 up 0.70%

Investing.com – Finland stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Technology, Basic Materials and Financials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Helsinki, the OMX Helsinki 25 gained 0.70% to hit a new all time high. The best performers of the session on the OMX Helsinki ...

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