Aussie Gains Ahead Of Housing, Sentiment Views In Cautious Markets

Investing.com - The Aussie gained in early Asia on Monday ahead of looks at house prices and sentiment as the market stayed cautious ahead of the start of a two-day Fed meeting widely expected to produce a rate hike of a quarter point. Australia reports the third quarter house price index with ...

Mexico stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC up 0.27%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Telecoms Services, Consumer Staples and Industrials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC rose 0.27%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were Alpek, S.A.B. De ...

Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 0.14%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the S&P Lima Juniors, Services and Electricity sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General declined 0.14% 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 0.05%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Healthcare, Clean Technology and IT sectors led shares higher. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite gained 0.05%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Eldorado Gold ...

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 Tuesday marks the start of busy on the calendar for top-tier U.S. data with wholesale inflation and the Fed budget balance data in focus, will the Federal Open Market Committee two-day ...

Dow Jones Closes at Record High as Tech, Energy Soar

Investing.com – US stocks closed higher on Monday led by a surge in energy on expectations of supply disruptions, while the rebound in technology continued ahead of the upcoming Federal Reserve meeting this week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher at 24,386.03. The S&P 50 ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 0.09%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Real Estate, Basic Materials and Public Utilities sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa rose 0.09%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Usinas Siderurgicas de Minas ...

Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 1.10%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Industrials, Financials and Investment sectors led shares higher. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP gained 1.10% to hit a new 1-month high. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Ecopetrol SA ...

Crude Oil Prices Settled Higher After Forties Pipeline Shutdown

Investing.com – Brent oil prices settled sharply higher on Monday amid supply disruptions after a major North Sea pipeline shut for repairs, while signs of rising US production capped gains in crude oil prices. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for January delivery rose 1.1 ...

Bitcoin Edges Higher, Bitcoin Cash Adds to Gains

Investing.com – Bitcoin rose on Monday, a day after it made its debut on the Chicago-based derivatives CBOE exchange amid signs of robust investor demand, while bitcoin cash added to recent gains. On the U.S.-based Bitfinex exchange, bitcoin rose to $16,475, up $1495, or 9.98% after hittin ...

Gold Prices Fall as Bullish Bets Drop To 17-Week Low Ahead of Fed Meeting

Investing.com – Gold prices remained under pressure on Monday despite weakness in the dollar as data showed money managers slashed their bullish bets on the precious metal to a 17-week low ahead of a widely expected Federal Reserve interest rate hike. Gold futures for February delivery on th ...

Dollar Flat as Safe-Haven Yen, Swiss Franc Inch Higher

Investing.com – The dollar was mostly unchanged against a basket of major currencies on Monday after data showed US employers posted fewer job openings than expected in October, pointing to signs of possible weakness in the labor market. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s ...

Portugal stocks higher at close of trade; PSI 20 up 0.05%

Investing.com – Portugal stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Telecoms, Consumer Goods and Utilities sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 rose 0.05%. The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were Pharol SGPS SA (LS:PHRA), which rose 2.31% or ...

Netherlands stocks higher at close of trade; AEX up 0.22%

Investing.com – Netherlands stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Telecoms, Oil&Gas and Basic Materials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Amsterdam, the AEX rose 0.22% to hit a new 1-month high. The best performers of the session on the AEX were Altice NV ...