The main U.S. stock indexes were poised for gains as investors responded to upbeat economic news from China.
U.S. stock index futures gained slightly on Monday as an unexpected rise in Chinese manufacturing activity assuaged investor concerns about a global economic slowdown in the wake of a prolonged trade war between Washington and Beijing.
Stock markets reversed earlier gains on Monday after U.S. President Donald Trump said he would restore tariffs on some imports from Brazil and Argentina, overshadowing data showing that the Chinese and euro zone economies were stabilising.
November’s multi-asset chart of the month highlights how a global shortage of US dollars could be reversing.
The biggest winner among Germany’s 30 largest listed companies at the start of trading was German energy company E.ON, increasing 3.17 percent, followed by consumer goods company Henkel with 0.48 percent and Deutsche Bank with 0.40 percent.
Mumbai, Dec 2 () Market gauges Sensex and Nifty closed on a flat note after a see-saw trade on Monday as losses in auto and private bank stocks offset rally in telecom counters.
Equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty on Monday closed on a mixed note after a volatile day of trading as losses in auto and private bank stocks offset rally in telecom counters.
As U.S. corporate jet use approaches pre-financial crisis levels and chief executives take an increasing number of personal trips on the company tab, many investors are being kept in the dark about the true cost of the perk.
Tokyo stocks closed sharply higher Monday.
- Tokyo stocks close sharply higher as robust Chinese data lifts market mood (Xinhua News Agency: Dec 2, 2019 at 7:37 AM)
Indian markets closed flat on a positive note Monday.