Techs Helps S&P Bounce Back From Slump By


© Reuters. – U.S. stocks joined a global equity rally Wednesday, recouping Tuesday’s losses. The rally was set off by better economic news out of China and the Hong Kong government’s decision to withdraw its controversial proposal to extradite people to mainland China. Gains in energy stocks also helped.Read More →

Gold prices see muted trade as stocks attempt tepid bounce


Gold futures on Thursday were swinging between slight gains and losses as equity markets drifted higher amid persistent worries about U.S.-China trade tensions and fears of sluggish global economic growth. Gold for August delivery on Comex GCM19, +0.40% most recently, was down $1.30, or 0.1%, to trade at $1,285 anRead More →

Asian markets jump after surprise bounce in China’s manufacturing


Asian markets rose in early trading Monday after encouraging economic news from China. China’s official purchasing managers index, released Sunday, showed that the country’s manufacturing sector rebounded strongly in March, to a six-month high of 50.5, from 49.2 in February. Later, the private Caixin China manufacturing purchasing managers index roseRead More →