Wall Street closes mixed
US indices went in different directions yesterday, as investors are awaiting tomorrow’s Fed interest rate decision, which could bring the first rate cut in more than a decade. The tech sector showed overall losses, as Facebook slid 1.91% and Amazon closed 1.57% lower. Disney climbed 1.2% to close at a new all-time high.
Today’s highlights: Trade talks and Fed rate decision impact markets
- Asian markets seen higher: The JPN225, China50 and HKG50 indices all registered gains this morning, ahead of the trade talks between the US and China, which will resume this week in Shanghai. The Bank of Japan kept its rate levels unchanged, but said that it “will not hesitate to take additional easing measures”.
- Capital One reports major hack: Financial services company Capital One yesterday revealed that the information of about 106 million individuals in the US and Canada was stolen by a hacker. According to company, the hacker has since been arrested, and while able to access personal information such as names and addresses, did not reach any sensitive materials, such as credit card numbers.
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Stocks earnings releases on 30/07/19
Stocks earnings releases on 31/07/19
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