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Commodities
Oil Prices Dip Ahead of Powell Speech
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 11:47

Investing.com - Oil prices traded sharply lower on Friday, after China announced it would impose import tariffs averaging 10% on $75 billion of U.S. goods, including crude and autos.

Stock Market
Stocks: U.S. Futures Rise Ahead of Key Powell Speech
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 10:56

Investing.com - U.S. futures inched higher on Friday ahead of a speech from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell at the central bank's annual gathering in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Stock Market
India stocks higher at close of trade; Nifty 50 up 0.82%
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 10:45

Investing.com – India stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Metals, Oil&Gas and Public Sector Undertakings sectors led shares higher.

Stock Market
StockBeat: The Great Brexit Garage Sale is on as Hasbro Snaps up Peppa Pig
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 09:22

By Geoffrey Smith

Investing.com -- It's beginning to look like a pattern.

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.