Aussie Gains In Asia Ahead Of China Q4 GDP

Investing.com - The Aussie gained in Asia on Thursday with currency traders awaiting growth figures from Beijing expected to show continued robust gains for the economy. AUD/USD traded at 0.7974, up 0.09% ahead of key data from top trading partner China. USD/JPY changed hands at 111.33, up 0.02% ...

Mexico stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC up 0.49%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Telecoms Services, Industrials and Financial Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC gained 0.49%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were Grupo ...

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

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the S&P Lima Juniors, Food&Beverages and Mining sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General lost 0.14%. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General were Andino ...

API Reports 5.121 Mln Barrels Weekly Draw In Crude Stocks

Investing.com - US crude oil inventories fell 5.121 million barrels last week, the American Petroleum Institute said Wednesday, a greater drop than expected. Gasoline inventories rose 1.782 million barrels and distillate stocks rose by 609,000 barrels. Supplies at the oil storage hub of Cushing ...

Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.17%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Healthcare, Consumer Discretionary and Clean Technology sectors led shares higher. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite rose 0.17%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite ...

U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 1.25%

Investing.com – U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Technology, Consumer Goods and Healthcare sectors led shares higher. At the close in NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 1.25% to hit a new all time high, while the S&P 500 index added 0.94%, and the ...

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 Housing, Manufacturing, Labor Data The Commerce Department home building activity for December is expected show building permits fell 1% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.290 million units, while ...

Wall Street Resumes Rally, Dow Closes Above 26,000 For First Time Ever

Investing.com – Wall Street rebounded on Wednesday, reversing losses sustained a day earlier, closing at all-time record highs as investors cheered bullish earnings from corporates. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher at 26,115.65. The S&P 500 closed 0.94% higher, while th ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 1.70%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Financials, Basic Materials and Consumption sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa added 1.70% to hit a new all time high. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were Cia de ...

No Place To Hide: Investors Flee Cryptocurrencies as Billions Wiped Off Market

Investing.com – The growing threat the regulation continued to weigh on cryptocurrencies as Ripple’s XRP deepened its retreat, battling to remain above $1, while bitcoin hovered precariously above $10,000. The growing threat of regulation in the cryptocurrency industry has led to panic ...

Colombia stocks lower at close of trade; COLCAP unchanged

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as in the sectors led shares . At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP unchanged 0.00%. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Bancolombia Pf (CN:BIC_p1), which rose 3.87% or 1160.0 points to trade at 31160.0 at ...

Crude Oil Settles Higher Ahead of Inventories

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settle higher as positive commentary concerning the OPEC-led pact strengthen investor expectations that the oil cartel would continue with output cuts. On the New York Mercantile Exchange WTI crude futures for February delivery rose 24 cents to settle a ...

Beige Book: Economic Growth ‘Modest’, Outlook For 2018 Optimistic

Investing.com – Economic growth continued to expand at a modest pace in recent months across the U.S. central bank’s regional districts amid moderate wage growth, a Federal Reserve survey showed. The central bank’s Beige Book economic report, based on anecdotal information collected by the Fe ...

Gold Prices Near 4-Month Highs as Dollar Gives Up Gains

Investing.com – Gold prices remained close to four-month highs on Wednesday amid expectations the precious metal would likely ‘shrug off’ rate hike worries while dollar weakness limited downside. Gold futures for February delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell ...

Portugal stocks higher at close of trade; PSI 20 up 0.09%

Investing.com – Portugal stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Consumer Services, Utilities and Technology sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 gained 0.09%. The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were Banco Comercial Portugues (LS:BCP), ...