Yen Dips In Asia Ahead Of CPI

Investing.com - The yen drifted weaker against the dollar on Friday ahead of prices data that will set the tone. USD/JPY changed hands at 114.06, up 0.08%, while AUD/USD traded at 0.7662, up 0.03%. In Japan, national core CPI for September is due with a 0.8% gain seen on year and national CPI see ...

Brazil stocks lower at close of trade; Bovespa down 1.01%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Real Estate, Consumption and Basic Materials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa fell 1.01%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were CEMIG - Companhia Energetica Minas ...

Peru stocks higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 0.14%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Industrials, Non-Metal Minerals and Food&Beverages sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General gained 0.14%. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General were ...

Mexico stocks higher at close of trade; IPC up 0.23%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Materials, Consumer Staples and Healthcare sectors led shares higher. At the close in Mexico, the IPC rose 0.23%. The best performers of the session on the IPC were Coca Cola Femsa SAB De CV (MX:KOFL), which rose ...

The Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

Investing.com - Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow Top tier US economic data on tap The initial reading of third-quarter US economic growth due Friday, measured by gross domestic product (GDP), is expected to confirm the U.S. economy grew at 2.5%, a slight decline ...

U.S. stocks mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.31%

Investing.com – U.S. stocks were mixed after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Basic Materials, Consumer Goods and Telecoms sectors led shares higher while losses in the Healthcare, Consumer Services and Utilities sectors led shares lower. At the close in NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ...

Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.23%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Industrials, Energy and IT sectors led shares higher. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite rose 0.23%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Aecon Group Inc . ...

Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 0.42%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Industrials, Financials and Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP gained 0.42%. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Ecopetrol SA (CN:ECO), which rose 5.03% ...

Dow Jones Closes Higher as Twitter Surges 19%

Investing.com – U.S. stocks resumed their march toward record highs amid a surge in investor demand for riskier assets following better-than-expected earnings from Ford and Twitter. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher at 23,400. The S&P 500 closed 0.13% higher while the Nasda ...

Crude Oil Prices Settle Higher on Growing Support for Opec Deal Extension

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settled higher on Thursday as recent data showing an uptick in U.S. crude supplies and a surge in domestic production was offset by growing expectations that Opec will extend its global accord to cut output. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude future ...

Bitcoin Seeks To Test All-Time Highs, Ethereum Remains Subdued

Investing.com – Bitcoin rose on Thursday, as the popular digital currency attempted to test its recent all-time highs while Ethereum struggled to hold onto gains. On the U.S.-based Bitfinex exchange, bitcoin rose to $5,950, up $225, or 3.94% just shy of recent all-time high of $6,190. Upsid ...

Gold Prices Hover Above 3-Week Lows Amid Dollar Strength

Investing.com – Gold prices fell on Thursday after the dollar hit three-month highs following a slump in euro as the European Central Bank pared its bond purchases while extending its monetary stimulus programme for a period of nine-months. Gold futures for December delivery on the Come ...

Nigeria stocks lower at close of trade; NSE 30 down 0.39%

Investing.com – Nigeria stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Insurance, Food, Beverages&Tobacco and Oil&Gas sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lagos, the NSE 30 fell 0.39%. The best performers of the session on the NSE 30 were Dangote Flour Mills PLC ...

Morocco stocks higher at close of trade; Moroccan All Shares up 0.24%

Investing.com – Morocco stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Pharmaceutical Industry, Construction&Building Materials and Hotels, Restaurants&Leisure sectors led shares higher. At the close in Casablanca, the Moroccan All Shares added 0.24%. The best performers of ...

Dollar Jumps to 3-Month Highs after EUR/USD Slumps on Draghi Remarks

Investing.com – The dollar rose against a basket of major currencies on Thursday benefitting from a slump in the euro after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi indicated that the central bank’s bond-purchasing programme could be extended beyond September 2018. The U.S. dollar index, ...