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Market News

Stock Market
Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 1.20%
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 06:45

Investing.com – Australia stocks were higher after the close on Tuesday, as gains in the Energy, Consumer Staples and Utilities sectors led shares higher.

Commodities
Gold Prices Down Ahead of Jackson Hole Symposium, Powell Speech
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 04:48

Investing.com - Gold prices were down on Tuesday in Asia as traders awaited the upcoming Jackson Hole Symposium in Wyoming and a speech by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.

Commodities
Oil Prices Steady; Sino-U.S. Trade Developments Cited as Supportive
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 04:15

Investing.com - Oil prices steadied on Tuesday in Asia amid easing trade tension between China and the U.S.

Forex
U.S. Dollar Unchanged; Yuan Falls as PBOC Debuts New Loan Prime Rates
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 03:22

Investing.com - The U.S. dollar was unchanged on Tuesday in Asia, while the Chinese yuan fell as the country’s central bank debuted a new loan prime rates announced on the weekend.

Stock Market
Asian Markets Mixed; RBA Minutes, PBOC New Loan Prime Rates in Focus
Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 02:44

Investing.com - Asian markets were mixed in morning trade on Tuesday.

Stock Market
Canada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 0.96%
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 21:25

Investing.com – Canada stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Energy, Consumer Discretionary and Clean Technology sectors led shares higher.

Stock Market
U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.96%
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 21:25

Investing.com – U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the Oil&Gas, Technology and Consumer Services sectors led shares higher.

Stock Market
Stocks - S&P Surges as Trade Tensions and Recession Fears Fade
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 19:47

Investing.com - Stocks surged for a third-straight day on optimism about a U.S.- China trade deal and fewer worries about a recession hitting any time soon.

Stock Market
Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 19:34

Investing.com – Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow.

1. Home Depot to Hammer out Earnings

Commodities
Gold Falls as Risk Appetite Grows; Jackson Hole Awaited
Monday, August 19, 2019 - 18:40

By Barani Krishnan