Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC down 1.03%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Financial Services, Healthcare and Materials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC fell 1.03% to hit a new 6-months low. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC ...

Aussie Gains In Early Asia Ahead Of Trade Data

Investing.com - The Aussie drifted higher on Thursday in early Asia ahead of trade figures in an otherwise light regional data day. AUD/USD traded at 0.7567, up 0.05%, while USD/JPY changed hands at 112.27, flat. In Australia, the trade balance is due for October with a deficit of A$1.41 billio ...

The Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

Investing.com – Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow US macro on tap Ahead of the non-farm payroll data slated for Friday, investors look ahead to a labor market report on initial jobless claims. Economists forecast the number of individuals who filed for ...

Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 0.97%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Industrials, S&P Lima Juniors and Mining sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General declined 0.97% to hit a new 1-month low. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima ...

Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.01%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Consumer Staples, Telecoms and Industrials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite rose 0.01%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Cascades ...

Dow Jones Closes Lower as Financials Weigh

Investing.com – US stocks closed mostly lower on Wednesday as investors awaited an update on the progress of tax reform, while å slump in financials offset strong gains in tech pressuring the main indexes lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher at 24143.04. The S& ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 1.00%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Basic Materials, Consumption and Financials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa gained 1.00%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Fibria Celulose SA (SA:FIBR3), ...

Colombia stocks lower at close of trade; COLCAP down 0.10%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Industrials, Investment and Public Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP lost 0.10%. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Avianca Holdings Pf (CN:AVT_p), ...

Crude Oil Prices Settle Nearly 3% Lower After EIA Reports Large Gasoline Build

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settled lower on Wednesday after data showing crude stockpiles fell for the third straight week failed to offset a larger-than-expected build in gasoline supplies. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for January delivery fell 2.88% to settle a ...

Bitcoin Nears $13,000, Ethereum Falls 4%

Investing.com – Bitcoin surged above $12,000 for the first time in its nine-year history as investors continued to bet that demand for the popular digital currency will surge with the launch of bitcoin futures expected before year-end. On the U.S.-based Bitfinex exchange, bitcoin rose t ...

Gold Prices Pare Gains as Dollar Inches Higher

Investing.com – Gold prices hovered above six-week lows on Wednesday as dollar strength continued after uncertainty over a possible US government shutdown eased, reducing investor demand for safe-haven gold. Gold futures for February delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantil ...

Dollar Hovers Near Session Highs as Government Shutdown Fears Ease

Investing.com – The dollar rose against a basket of currencies on Wednesday as ongoing optimism over the progress of tax reform and easing concerns about a possible U.S. government shutdown lifted sentiment. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a ...

Portugal stocks lower at close of trade; PSI 20 down 0.26%

Investing.com – Portugal stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Consumer Goods, Financials and Telecoms sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 declined 0.26%. The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were Mota Engil (LS:MOTA), which rose 4.74% ...

Netherlands stocks lower at close of trade; AEX down 0.06%

Investing.com – Netherlands stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Technology, Industrials and Oil&Gas sectors led shares lower. At the close in Amsterdam, the AEX lost 0.06%. The best performers of the session on the AEX were Gemalto (AS:GTO), which rose 1.99% or 0.64 ...