Mexico stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC up 0.23%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Materials, Consumer Staples and Consumer Goods&Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC gained 0.23%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were ...

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 data The dollar is set for data-laden day as markets await the latest reading on inflation, durable goods and new home sales. The Core Price Consumer Expenditure (PCE) Index – the Fed’s pr ...

Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 0.09%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Banking&Financials, Non-Metal Minerals and Agriculture sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General declined 0.09%. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General ...

Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.15%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Healthcare, Energy and Financials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite gained 0.15% to hit a new all time high. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX ...

Dow Closes Higher as Tax Reform Optimism Boosts Financials

Investing.com – Wall Street closed higher on Thursday led by energy and financials amid investor expectations the two sectors would thrive in a lower corporate tax environment. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed lower at 24782.29. The S&P 500 closed 0.20% higher, while the Nasda ...

Ripple Steadies Near Record Highs as Rival Bitcoin Sheds 20% In Just 5 Days

Investing.com – Bitcoin came under pressure for the fifth-straight day as investors had to contend with a wave of selling in the main cryptocurrencies, while Ripple remained well supported near its all-time high. On the Bitfinex exchange, bitcoin fell to $15,240, down $7.13% after recentl ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 2.41%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Industrials, Financials and Real Estate sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa gained 2.41% to hit a new 1-month high. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Embraer SA ...

Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 0.32%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Investment, Industrials and Financials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP gained 0.32% to hit a new 1-month high. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Canacol ...

Crude Oil Prices Settle Higher; Forties Pipeline to Restart Early January

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settled higher on Thursday as investors continued to cheer mostly positive EIA inventory data but upside in Brent prices were capped on reports the Forties pipeline could restart as soon as January. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for Januar ...

Gold Prices Steady on Dollar Weakness as Q3 GDP Cools

Investing.com – Gold prices remained at two-week highs on Thursday, amid continued dollar weaknesses as the US economy expanded less than expected in the third quarter. Gold futures for February delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose by $1, or 0.08%, t ...

Portugal stocks lower at close of trade; PSI 20 down 0.19%

Investing.com – Portugal stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Industrials, Utilities and Basic Materials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 fell 0.19%. The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were J. Martins SGPS (LS:JMT), which rose ...

Netherlands stocks higher at close of trade; AEX up 0.37%

Investing.com – Netherlands stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Telecoms and Basic Materials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Amsterdam, the AEX gained 0.37%. The best performers of the session on the AEX were ArcelorMittal SA (AS:MT), which rose ...

France stocks higher at close of trade; CAC 40 up 0.62%

Investing.com – France stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Consumer Services and Technology sectors led shares higher. At the close in Paris, the CAC 40 rose 0.62%, while the SBF 120 index added 0.53%. The best performers of the session on the CAC 40 were ...

Spain stocks higher at close of trade; IBEX 35 up 0.95%

Investing.com – Spain stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the Financial Services&Real Estate, Building&Construction and Consumer Goods sectors led shares higher. At the close in Madrid, the IBEX 35 added 0.95%. The best performers of the session on the IBEX 35 were ...