Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 0.48%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Banking&Financials, Mining and Non-Metal Minerals sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General declined 0.48%. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General were ...

Top 5 Things That Moved Markets This Past Week

Investing.com – Top 5 things that rocked U.S. markets this past week 1. Trade War Fears Wreak Havoc on US Equities Wild swings in U.S. stock markets were a common theme through the week swayed by investor uncertainty on the prospect of full blown U.S.-China trade war, while a lacklustre job ...

Mexico stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/BMV IPC down 0.05%

Investing.com – Mexico stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Consumer Goods&Services, Materials and Industrials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Mexico, the S&P/BMV IPC lost 0.05%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/BMV IPC were Gentera SAB de ...

Brazil stocks lower at close of trade; Bovespa down 0.46%

Investing.com – Brazil stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Public Utilities, Consumption and Industrials sectors led shares lower. At the close in Sao Paulo, the Bovespa declined 0.46%. The best performers of the session on the Bovespa were RUMO Logistica Operadora ...

Canada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.62%

Investing.com – Canada stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the Healthcare, Energy and IT sectors led shares lower. At the close in Toronto, the S&P/TSX Composite declined 0.62%. The best performers of the session on the S&P/TSX Composite were Torex Gold Resources Inc ...

Colombia stocks higher at close of trade; COLCAP up 1.15%

Investing.com – Colombia stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Industrials, Financials and Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Colombia, the COLCAP added 1.15% to hit a new 1-month high. The best performers of the session on the COLCAP were Canacol Energy Ltd ...

USD/CAD sitting at 1.2750 unfazed by US and Canadian data

The Non-Farm Payroll came in below expectations at 103 vs 193K with no effect on the USD/CAD. The Canadian employment report was seen as “rather good”.  The USD/CAD is sitting at the 1.2750 support.  The USD/CAD is trading at around 1.2770 up 0.18% as the first wee ...

Brazil: Negative outlook for BRL short and medium term – Danske Bank

Analysts from Danske Bank, turned negative on the Brazilian Real in the short and medium term and they point out that negative risks continue to be domestic. They expect the presidential election to add to BRL volatility.  Key Quotes:  “Brazil’s economy continued to expan ...

US: Fed June rate hike on despite NFP headline  – Wells Fargo

Although below the recent trend, the job gain of 103,000 in March supports the case for continued consumer spending, said analysts at Wells Fargo. According to them,  job gains and the 4.1%  unemployment rate corroborate the call for a June rate hike from the Federal Reserve.  Ke ...

UK: Key data for next week – Danske Bank

According to analysts from Danske Bank, key reports next week include Industrial Production and Construction Output and also the NIESR GDP growth estimates.  Key Quotes:  “In the UK, focus next week will be on industrial and manufacturing production data and construction output ...

United States Consumer Credit Change below expectations ($15B) in February: Actual ($10.6B)