Dollar Down Against Yen In Early Asia

Investing.com - The dollar was weaker against the yen on Thursday in early Asia in a light regional data day ahead. USD/JPY changed hands at 113.64, down 0.10%, while AUD/USD traded at 0.7700, down 0.04%. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a trade-weighted basket ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 0.42%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Financials, Public Utilities and Consumption sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa added 0.42%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras ...

Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 0.20%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the S&P Lima Juniors, Mining and Banking&Financials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General declined 0.20%. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General were ...

The Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

Investing.com - Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow European Central Bank president Mario Draghi in the spotlight The European Central Bank delivers its decision on monetary policy on Thursday and is widely expected to leave interest rates unchanged. Investors ...

Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; IPC down 2.55%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Telecoms Services, Financial Services and Consumer Staples sectors led shares lower. At the close in Mexico, the IPC declined 2.55% to hit a new 3-months low. The best performers of the session on the IPC were ...

Canada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.32%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Industrials, Financials and Materials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite declined 0.32%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Detour Gold ...

Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 0.53%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Industrials, Investment and Financials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP gained 0.53%. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Avianca Holdings Pf (CN:AVT_p), which ...

Dow Jones Sheds 112 points as Earnings Season Hits Rough Patch

Investing.com – U.S. stocks retreated from record highs as a bout of soft corporate earnings overshadowed better-than-expected economic data indicating the U.S. economy remains on track to post a solid quarter of growth. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher at 23,329.46. The S& ...

Bitcoin Turns Positive, Bitcoin Gold Plunges 65% on Trading Debut

Investing.com – Bitcoin turned positive on Wednesday a day after a split in its blockchain created a rival an offshoot coin called bitcoin gold. On the U.S.-based Bitfinex exchange, bitcoin rose to $5,519.8, up $9.9, or 0.18% but remained well below its recent peak of $6,190. Bitcoi ...

Crude Oil Prices Settle Lower as Supplies and Production Spike

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settled lower on Wednesday as rising crude supplies and a surge in U.S. production offset data showing gasoline supplies fell more-than-expected. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for December delivery fell by 29 cents to settle at $52.18 ...

Gold Prices Move Off Lows as Dollar Comes Under Pressure

Investing.com – Gold prices were roughly unchanged on Wednesday as the dollar came under pressure despite bullish economic reports pointing to underlying strength in the U.S. economy. Gold futures for December delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell $0.34, o ...

Nigeria stocks higher at close of trade; NSE 30 up 0.26%

Investing.com – Nigeria stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Banking, Oil&Gas and Food, Beverages&Tobacco sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lagos, the NSE 30 gained 0.26%. The best performers of the session on the NSE 30 were Uacn Prop (LAGOS:UACN), ...

Dollar Struggles after GBP/USD Spikes on Bullish Growth Data

Investing.com – The dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday after data showing new home sales hit a nearly 10-year high was offset by strong gains in sterling amid bullish UK economic growth. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a ...

Morocco stocks lower at close of trade; Moroccan All Shares down 0.18%

Investing.com – Morocco stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Chemicals, Insurance and Software&Computer Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Casablanca, the Moroccan All Shares fell 0.18%. The best performers of the session on the Moroccan All Shares ...