On Wednesday, Asian stocks dived because investors took profits ahead of a policy decision by the Fed, anticipated to tell more about its interest rate plans for the rest of 2019…
Australian equities ascend at close of trade
On Friday, Australian equities grew after the close because revenues in the Telecoms Services, Utilities as well as Consumer Staples sectors underpinned stocks.
The S&P/ASX 200 gained 0.34% to reach a fresh 3-months maximum.
Such benchmarks as Galaxy Resources Ltd, HT&E Ltd and Bega Cheese Ltd gained 5.10%, 4.18% and 4.05% respectively, thus becoming the best performers of the session on the S&P/ASX 200.
As for losers, they were represented by such benchmarks as IPH Ltd, ALS Ltd and Independence Group NL. They slid respectively 2.68%, 2.36%, and 2.31%.
Soaring stocks outclassed dipping equities on the Sydney Stock Exchange by 661 to 487, while 375 were intact.
Gauging the implied volatility of S&P/ASX 200 options, the S&P/ASX 200 VIX slumped 2.12% demonstrating 10.969.
The currency pair AUD/USD gained 0.17% trading at 0.7833, AUD/JPY leapt 0.02% being worth 87.83.
The US Dollar Index Futures headed south 0.11% being worth 92.84.
On Monday, US stocks surged because dives in Boeing and Facebook held profits in check and traders closely watched this week's Fed gathering for affirmation of the major financial institution’s commitment to patient monetary stance…
On Friday, European equities went up, breaching a five-month maximum recorded yesterday because market participants cheered upbeat signals over US-China trade negotiations and after British lawmakers underpinned a delay of a chaotic departure from the EU…
Did Bitcoin manage to recover and what was the hottest news in the crypto and blockchain world? Read and find out!
On Monday, Asian stocks traded mostly higher, with Shanghai bucking the trend because centrist Emmanuel Macron fully matched opinion survey hopes and left anti-EU far-right nominee Marine Le Pen behind…
Japan's March real wages went down at the fastest pace in nearly two years, weighed by minor nominal pay lifts as well as a moderate ascend in consumer prices, thus posing a setback for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's tries to revitalize the Japanese…