Mexico stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC up 0.15%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Consumer Goods&Services, Consumer Staples and Healthcare sectors led shares higher. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC gained 0.15%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were Grupo ...

Top 5 Things That Moved Markets This Past Week

Investing.com – Top 5 things that rocked U.S. markets this week. 1. US Equity Markets Make Comeback as Volatility Retreats The violent upswing in volatility that sent global markets tumbling last week abated, paving the way for US stocks to recover some of their losses. Volatility as measure ...

GBP/USD: Cable tumbles on muted UK retail sales and USD recovery

GBP under stress on muted UK retail sales. BOE may be compelled to stay on the sideline. GBP/USD is now trading around 1.4015 in late New York session, tumbling by almost 0.58% on muted UK retail sales. Moreover, a recovery in the US dollar from a 15 month low is also negative for th ...

Wall Street lost momentum but closed its best week in years

US indexes added between 4.0% and 5.0% almost trimming the previous weekly slump. Political jitters dented the intraday advance, may result in renewed pressure ahead. Wall Street closed an impressive week, despite little movements on Friday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 19 points, an ...

Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 0.65%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Banking&Financials, Non-Metal Minerals and Mining sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General lost 0.65%. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General were Milpo ...

U.S. stocks mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.08%

Investing.com – U.S. stocks were mixed after the close on Friday, as gains in the Utilities, Healthcare and Telecoms sectors led shares higher while losses in the Technology, Oil&Gas and Consumer Goods sectors led shares lower. At the close in NYSE, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.08%, ...

Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.29%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Utilities, Consumer Staples and Energy sectors led shares higher. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite rose 0.29%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Home Capital ...

Brazil stocks higher at close of trade; Bovespa up 0.28%

Colombia stocks lower at close of trade; COLCAP down 0.29%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Financials, Industrials and Public Services sectors led shares lower. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP lost 0.29%. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Corporacion Financiera Colombiana SA ...

Crude Oil Settles Higher to Snap Two-Week Losing Streak

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settled higher shrugging off data showing the number of US oil rigs rose for the fourth straight week. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for March delivery rose 34 cents to settle at $61.68 a barrel, while on London's Intercontinental Exchange ...

AUD/USD dips below $0.79 as USD Strength extends

The AUD/USD extended its falls, dipping below $0.7900.  The US Dollar is enjoying a recovery on Friday after suffering losses earlier on. The AUD/USD is trading below $0.7900 late on Friday, as the US Dollar gains more strength towards the end of the trading week. The greenback began ...

USD/CAD – bullish outside day ahead of the extended weekend

USD shorts lighten up ahead of the extended weekend. USD/CAD creates bullish outside day candle. The greenback has witnessed a relief rally of sorts, seemingly due to shorts lightning up ahead of the extended weekend in the US (President's Day on Monday). Further, demand for the CA ...

Gold Prices Head Lower as Sentiment on Dollar Turns Positive

Investing.com – Gold prices fell Friday but were set to clinch their biggest weekly win in nearly two years despite a rebound in the greenback from three-year lows. Gold futures for April delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell by $5.70, or 0.42%, to $1,349.7 ...