Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; IPC down 0.34%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Consumer Goods&Services, Financial Services and Telecoms Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Mexico, the IPC fell 0.34%. The best performers of the session on the IPC were Industrias Penoles ...

Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

Investing.com - Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow Bitcoin $8,000 in focus Bitcoin surged to an all-time high of $7,899 on Wednesday, before paring gains, after the developers behind the SegWit2x upgrade – which would have led to split in the digital ...

Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 0.10%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Non-Metal Minerals, Industrials and Mining sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General declined 0.10%. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General were Trevali ...

Kiwi Gains In Asia As RBNZ Holds Stead, Warns Policies May Impact Prices

Investing.com - The kiwi gained on Thursday as the central bank held rates steady as expected and warned that new fiscal and social policies by a Labour-led government could impact its price forecasts. On Thursday Japan reports core machinery orders, expected down 1.8% for September on month. An ...

Canada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.16%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Clean Technology, IT and Consumer Discretionary sectors led shares lower. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite lost 0.16%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were ...

Reserve Bank of New Zealand Holds At 1.75% As Expected

Investing.com - The Reserve Bank of New Zealand held its benchmark official cash rate steady at 1.75% as expected on Thursday, warning that the inflation outlook was uncertain as a new government pursues new policies. "The Bank has incorporated preliminary estimates of the impact of new governmen ...

Nasdaq Closes at Record Highs, Twenty-First Century Fox Earnings Eyed

Investing.com – U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday as a rise in tech offset a slump in financials which followed concerns over possible delays to President Donald Trump’s tax plan. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher at 23,563.98. The S&P 500 closed 0.14% higher while the ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 2.69%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Financials, Real Estate and Consumption sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa rose 2.69%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Marfrig Alimentos SA (SA:MRFG3), which ...

Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 0.06%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Financials, Public Services and Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP gained 0.06%. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Cementos Argos Pf (CN:CCB_p), which ...

Bitcoin Eases From Record High as Split Averted

Investing.com – Bitcoin surged on Wednesday as the digital currency looks set to avoid undergoing the SigWit2x upgrade which would have a led to split in the underlying software supporting bitcoin. On the U.S.-based Bitfinex exchange, bitcoin rose to $7232.4, up $130.4, or 1.84% after surgin ...

Gold Prices Surge to Nearly 3-Weeks Highs amid Dollar Weakness

Investing.com – Gold prices rose to a nearly three-week high on Wednesday as ongoing concerns over tax reform weighed on the dollar, boosting demand for the precious metal. Gold futures for December delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose by $8.02, or 0.63%, t ...

Dollar Struggles To Hold Gains, as USD/CAD Adds to Losses

Investing.com – The dollar traded roughly unchanged on Wednesday as traders fretted over a possibility delay to President Donald Trump’s tax reform plan while a surge in the Canadian dollar weighed on the greenback. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a tr ...

Portugal stocks lower at close of trade; PSI 20 down 0.40%

Investing.com – Portugal stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Financials, Industrials and Basic Materials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 declined 0.40% to hit a new 1-month low. The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were Pharol ...