Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC down 0.43%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Healthcare, Industrials and Telecoms Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC declined 0.43%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were Industrias Penoles ...

Top 5 Things That Moved Markets This Past Week

Investing.com - A look at the top five things that rocked markets this past week. Earnings Season Kicked into Full Gear The rally in US stocks continued shrugging off a possible US government shutdown to close at record highs as ongoing optimism over earnings spurred investor appetite for riske ...

Peru stocks higher at close of trade; S&P Lima General up 0.42%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Banking&Financials, Mining and Non-Metal Minerals sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General gained 0.42% to hit a new 3-years high. The best performers of the session on the ...

U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.21%

Investing.com – U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Consumer Goods, Consumer Services and Basic Materials sectors led shares higher. At the close in NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 0.21%, while the S&P 500 index added 0.44%, and the NASDAQ Composite ...

Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.45%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Industrials, Materials and Financials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite gained 0.45%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Kinder Morgan ...

S&P 500 Closes at Record Highs; Nike Soars Nearly 5%

Investing.com – US stocks closed at record highs on Friday, as investors hoped lawmakers would be able to agree a deal to fund the government through a stopgap measure. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher at 26071.72. The S&P 500 closed 0.44% higher, while the Nasdaq Composit ...

Ripple Recovery Cools, Slumps 10%; Bitcoin Eases From Highs

Investing.com – Ripple’s XRP fell from highs as the threat of regulation continued to dictate direction in crypto-markets, halting the digital currency's recovery from a recent sell-off. The threat of regulation intensified as a host of countries were said to be exploring possible measures to ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 0.32%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Public Utilities, Financials and Electric Power sectors led shares higher. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa gained 0.32% to hit a new all time high. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were ...

Colombia stocks lower at close of trade; COLCAP unchanged

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as in the sectors led shares . At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP unchanged 0.00% to hit a new 3-years high. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Celsia SA (CN:CEL), which rose 2.00% or 95.0 points to trade at ...

Crude Oil Prices Settle Lower to Snap 4-Week Winning Streak

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settled sharply lower on Friday as signs of tightening global supplies were offset by rising US production. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for January delivery fell % to settle at $63.37 a barrel, while on London's Intercontinental Exchange ...

Gold Prices Near Highs as Government Shutdown Risk Sparks Safe-Haven Demand

Investing.com – Gold prices traded close to four-month high amid US government shutdown fears but rising US yields capped upside momentum. Gold futures for February delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell by $6, or 0.45%, to $1,333.20 a troy ounce. The prospec ...

Dollar Off Lows as Trump Reportedly Makes Last-Ditch Effort To Avert Shutdown

Investing.com – The dollar eased from session lows against a basket of major currencies amid reports that president Donald Trump invited Senate minority leader Chuck Schumer to work out a deal to avoid a government shutdown. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength ...

Portugal stocks higher at close of trade; PSI 20 up 0.31%

Investing.com – Portugal stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Industrials, Financials and Basic Materials sectors led shares higher. At the close in Lisbon, the PSI 20 gained 0.31% to hit a new 52-week high. The best performers of the session on the PSI 20 were Sonae ...

Netherlands stocks higher at close of trade; AEX up 0.31%

Investing.com – Netherlands stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Healthcare, Consumer Services and Consumer Goods sectors led shares higher. At the close in Amsterdam, the AEX rose 0.31% to hit a new 5-year high. The best performers of the session on the AEX were ...