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Market News

Stock Market
Japan stocks higher at close of trade; Nikkei 225 up 0.40%
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 07:35

Investing.com – Japan stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Paper&Pulp, Railway&Bus and Real Estate sectors led shares higher.

Forex
Forex: Dollar Gains as Traders Trim Rate Hopes Before Powell Speech
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 07:28

Investing.com -- The dollar was broadly higher in early trading in Europe Friday in generally quiet trading ahead of a keenly-awaited speech by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell at 10 AM ET (1

Stock Market
Australia stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/ASX 200 up 0.33%
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 06:45

Investing.com – Australia stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the A-REITs, Telecoms Services and Consumer Discretionary sectors led shares higher.

Commodities
Gold Prices Drop Ahead of Jackson Hole Symposium
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 05:02

Investing.com - Gold prices traded lower on Friday in Asia ahead of the Federal Reserve’s annual Jackson Hole Symposium, where Fed Chair Jerome Powell is expected to provide clarity on future monet

Commodities
Oil Prices Record Small Gains Ahead of Powell’s Speech
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 04:25

Investing.com - Oil prices gained on Friday in Asia, but price movements were limited as traders await a speech by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell to give more clues on U.S.

Forex
New Zealand Dollar Rises on Comments from RBNZ’s Orr; Dollar Inches Up
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 03:52

Investing.com - The New Zealand dollar rose against the U.S. dollar following comments by Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ)’s Governor Adrian Orr.

Stock Market
Asian Markets Rise Ahead of Powell’s Speech; Hong Kong Readies for More Protests
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 02:49

Investing.com - Asian markets rose in morning trade on Friday as traders await a much-anticipated speech by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell.

Stock Market
Canada stocks lower at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite down 0.34%
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 21:25

Investing.com – Canada stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the Healthcare, Consumer Staples and Energy sectors led shares lower.

Stock Market
U.S. stocks mixed at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.19%
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 21:25

Investing.com – U.S.

Stock Market
Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 20:19

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

1. Jackson Hole: All Eyes on Powell