Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 0.28%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Industrials, Non-Metal Minerals and Food&Beverages sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General lost 0.28% to hit a new 1-month low. The best performers of the session on the S&P ...

Top 5 things that moved markets this past week

Investing.com – Take a peek at the top 5 things that rocked U.S. markets this week. Fed hiked rates and signalled additional rate hike The Federal Reserve increased its key interest rate by 0.25% to a 1.00%-1.25% range on Wednesday, and confirmed that it would reduce its $4.5 trillion balanc ...

Brexit negotiations between EU and UK officially start on Monday

Article 50 negotiations between the European Union and the United Kingdom will launch on Monday, June 19. According to the official statement released by the European Commission on Friday, the opening of negotiations at the political level next week will focus on issues related to citizens' ...

Brazil stocks lower at close of trade; Bovespa down 0.48%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Industrials, Consumption and Basic Materials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa lost 0.48% to hit a new 3-months low. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Cia de ...

Mexico stocks higher at close of trade; IPC up 0.10%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Materials, Financial Services and Healthcare sectors led shares higher. At the close in Mexico, the IPC added 0.10%. The best performers of the session on the IPC were Bolsa Mexicana De Valores SAB De CV ...

Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.21%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Energy, Utilities and Healthcare sectors led shares higher. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite added 0.21% to hit a new 6-months low. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite ...

US stocks close mixed: Dow stretches winning streak to 4 weeks

Investing.com – U.S. stocks closed mixed on Friday, as Amazon’s $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods weighed on retail and groceries companies. Shares of Whole Foods surged 30% after Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced a deal to buy the retailer for $13.7 billion. The deal sparked concerns among ...

Wall Street closes little changed on mixed reaction to Amazon’s announcement

After seesawing between the negative and the positive territory, major equity indexes in the U.S. finished the last day of the week little changed.  While the recovery seen in crude oil prices helped the energy sector .SPNY gain more than 1%, Amazon.com's $13.7 billion deal to bu ...

Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 0.47%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Financials, Industrials and Public Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP rose 0.47% to hit a new 52-week high. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Bancolombia ...

United Kingdom CFTC GBP NC net positions down to £-39.4K from previous £-36.7K

Australia CFTC AUD NC net positions declined to $-1.5K from previous $-0.1K

United States CFTC Gold NC net positions: $190.3K vs previous $204.5K

United States CFTC USD NC net positions declined to $57.8K from previous $58.5K

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