Netflix releases its Q4'2019 earnings report on Tuesday at 13:00 MT (11:00 GMT). Are you ready to trade stock on it?
Asian equities ascend as NKorea seems to scale back on Guam threat
On Tuesday, Asian equities posted revenues in a light regional trading day, with North Korea apparently drifting away from its recent threats to fire ballistic missiles at the US territory of Guam.
The Nikkei 225 rallied 1.27%, the S&P/ASX 200 managed to jump 0.71%. As for South Korean markets, they were unavailable for a holiday.
The Shanghai Composite edged up 0.64%, the Hang Seng grew 0.29% in Hong Kong.
Overnight, Wall Street concluded higher because North Korea tensions relieved, thus raising demand for risker assets ahead of earnings from Home Depot as well as Wal-Mart due later this week.
Technology along with financial equities lead broad move higher in American stocks because market participants piled back into stocks, reacting to the previous week’s tumble, after US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and also Secretary of State Rex Tillerson understated the overall risk of a war conflict on the Korean peninsula.
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The oldest US aluminum company Alcoa will post its earnings report for the fourth quarter of 2019 on January 16 at midnight.
Canada will publish the headline and core retail sales on January 24 at 15:30 MT time.
The European Central Bank will publish its monetary policy statement and announce the main refinancing rate on January 23 at 14:45 MT time.
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