Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC down 0.11%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Materials, Healthcare and Financial Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC fell 0.11%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were Alfa, S.A.B. De C.V. ...

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 industrial production on tap US Industrial production data rounds off a busy week of US economic data which included a Federal Reserve rate hike Wednesday, while strong retail sales data on Thursday ...

Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 3.09%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Banking&Financials, Food&Beverages and Industrials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General fell 3.09% to hit a new 1-month low. The best performers of the session on the ...

Canada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.72%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Healthcare, Energy and Consumer Discretionary sectors led shares lower. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite lost 0.72%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Mitel ...

Dow Closes Snaps 6-Day Winning Streak on Tax Reform Jitters

Investing.com – US stocks fell on Thursday as reports that tax reform could be losing crucial Senate votes weighed on financials, pressuring the broader indexes lower. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed lower at 24,510. The S&P 500 closed 0.41% lower, while the Nasdaq Composit ...

Brazil stocks lower at close of trade; Bovespa down 0.67%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Public Utilities, Electric Power and Financials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa declined 0.67%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Metalurgica Gerdau SA ...

Colombia stocks lower at close of trade; COLCAP down 0.15%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Financials, Agriculture and Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP lost 0.15%. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Interconnection Electric SA ESP (CN:ISA), ...

Crude Oil Prices Settle Higher Despite Bearish IEA Report

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settled higher on Thursday, shrugging off data forecasting a faster than expected rise in US shale oil production next year, while an ongoing pipeline shutdown supported brent crude prices. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for January deliver ...

Bitcoin Rises; Ripple Overtakes Bitcoin Cash as Third Most Valuable Crypto

Investing.com – Bitcoin rose on Wednesday amid reports that Germany’s Deutsche Boerse was exploring the opportunity to launch bitcoin futures, while Ethereum eased form record highs amid profit taking. On the U.S.-based Bitfinex exchange, bitcoin rose to $16,380, up $199, or 1.23% after ...

Gold Prices Shrug off Firmer Dollar to Trade Near Intraday Highs

Investing.com – Gold prices traded close to session highs on Thursday, shrugging off a rebound in the dollar as the European Central Bank said it would continue its ultra-accommodative monetary policy measures. Gold futures for February delivery on the Comex division of the New Yor ...

EUR/USD Weakness on ‘Dovish’ ECB Remarks Boosts Dollar

Investing.com – The dollar rose on Thursday against a basket of major currencies, buoyed by a slump in the euro on dovish European Central Bank remarks, while bullish retail sales data pointing to stronger US economic growth lifted sentiment. The U.S. dollar index, which measures th ...

Portugal stocks lower at close of trade; PSI 20 down 0.51%

Investing.com – Portugal stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Industrials, Consumer Services and Telecoms sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 lost 0.51%. The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were Semapa (LS:SEM), which rose 2.07% or ...

Denmark stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Copenhagen 20 up 0.23%

Investing.com – Denmark stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Personal&Household Goods and Consumer Goods sectors led shares higher. At the close in Copenhagen, the OMX Copenhagen 20 rose 0.23%. The best performers of the session on the OMX Copenhagen 20 ...

Netherlands stocks lower at close of trade; AEX down 0.56%

Investing.com – Netherlands stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Healthcare, Technology and Basic Materials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Amsterdam, the AEX lost 0.56%. The best performers of the session on the AEX were Koninklijke Vopak NV (AS:VOPA), which ...