Mexico stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC up 0.29%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Consumer Staples, Consumer Goods&Services and Financial Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC gained 0.29%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC ...

Top 5 Things That Moved Markets This Past Week

Investing.com - Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow US Stocks Sidestep Weak Jobs Report to End Week at All-Time Highs The US jobs market ended 2017 on a sour note after data showed the US economy created just 148,000 jobs in December, below the 190,000 jobs ...

Peru stocks higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 0.74%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Banking&Financials, Food&Beverages and Non-Metal Minerals sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General gained 0.74% to hit a new 3-years high. The best performers of the session ...

U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.88%

Investing.com – U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Technology, Basic Materials and Healthcare sectors led shares higher. At the close in NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.88% to hit a new all time high, while the S&P 500 index gained 0.70%, and the ...

Canada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.37%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Energy, Materials and Telecoms sectors led shares lower. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite declined 0.37%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Canopy Growth Corp ...

Dow Jones Bags 200 Points, Notches Best Week Since 2006

Investing.com – US stocks closed at record highs amid risk-on sentiment as a sharp rally in tech stocks offset weakness in banks amid a weak jobs report which reined in expectations for a faster pace of rate hikes. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher at 25,295.39. The S&P 50 ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 0.54%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Financials, Public Utilities and Basic Materials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa gained 0.54% to hit a new all time high. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were BRF ...

Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 0.27%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Services, Industrials and Financials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP added 0.27% to hit a new 3-years high. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Ecopetrol SA ...

Crude Oil Prices Notch 3rd Straight Weekly Win Despite Nearly 1% Slide

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settled lower on Friday as investors fretted over rising US production to near record highs dampening positive sentiment which followed a report OPEC members deepened production cuts in December. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for Februar ...

Gold Prices Steady Despite Prospect of Global Monetary Policy Tightening

Investing.com – Gold prices traded flat shrugging off the prospect of global monetary policy tightening, while a subdued US jobs data limited losses. Gold futures for February delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose by $0.20, or 0.02%, to $1,321.80 a tro ...

Portugal stocks lower at close of trade; PSI 20 down 0.13%

Investing.com – Portugal stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Industrials, Consumer Goods and Technology sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 declined 0.13%. The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were REN (LS:RENE), which rose 0.72% or ...

Netherlands stocks higher at close of trade; AEX up 0.74%

Investing.com – Netherlands stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Healthcare, Technology and Consumer Goods sectors led shares higher. At the close in Amsterdam, the AEX gained 0.74% to hit a new 5-year high. The best performers of the session on the AEX were Randstad ...

France stocks higher at close of trade; CAC 40 up 1.05%

Investing.com – France stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Healthcare, Consumer Goods and Consumer Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Paris, the CAC 40 rose 1.05% to hit a new 1-month high, while the SBF 120 index climbed 0.99%. The best performers of the ...

Spain stocks higher at close of trade; IBEX 35 up 0.94%

Investing.com – Spain stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Consumer Goods, Telecoms&IT and Chemical, Petroleum&Plastic sectors led shares higher. At the close in Madrid, the IBEX 35 gained 0.94% to hit a new 1-month high. The best performers of the session on the ...