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Gold prices settle higher to cut their loss for the week

Gold prices settled higher Friday, cutting their loss for the week down to roughly 0.1%, with the market wary of a potential U.S. government shutdown this weekend. The weekly decline for the yellow metal, however, followed five weeks of gains in a row. February gold rose $5.90, or 0.4%, to settle at $1,333.10 an ounce. U.S. economic data released Friday was downbeat, with consumer sentiment for January falling to a six-month low. Gold saw a temporary boost in the data™s wake, briefly...

Dollar marks fifth weekly loss in a row

The U.S. dollar pared earlier losses on Friday, but notched a fifth weekly loss, as investor concerns over a potential government shutdown. The ICE U.S. Dollar Index which measures the buck against a basket of six rivals, was last at 90.593, up 0.1%, having erased its losses after trading around the lowest level in three years earlier in the session. On the week, the ICE index slipped 0.4%, making it its fifth week of losses in a row. The broader WSJ Dollar Index was little changed at 84.42,...

Dollar Slides Back to 3-Year Low on Fears of Government Shutdown

The dollar fell anew on Friday, as concerns over a potential government shutdown outweighed a rally in U.S. Treasury yields, which usually is supportive for the greenback. The ICE U.S. Dollar Index, which measures the buck against a basket of six rivals, fell 0.3% to 90.243, trading around the lowest level in three years. The broader WSJ Dollar Index fell 0.3% to 84.18. The euro rose to $1.2271 from $1.2239 late Thursday in New York. The shared currency is on track for a 0.6% weekly jump...

Asian Stocks Set for Sixth Weekly Gain as Japanese Stocks Climb

Asian stocks rebounded, led by industrial and technology stocks, setting the stage for the benchmark index™s sixth week of gains amid global growth optimism. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index advanced 0.8 percent to 183.71 as of 4:50 p.m. in Hong Kong. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.™s shares closed 2.8 percent higher to another record after reporting better-than-expected quarterly results. Japan™s Topix index rose 0.7 percent with electronics and machinery makers...

Apple to Build 2nd Campus, Hire 20,000 in $350B Pledge

Apple is planning to build another corporate campus and hire 20,000 workers during the next five years as part of a $350 billion commitment to the U.S. economy. The pledge announced Wednesday is an offshoot from the sweeping overhaul of the U.S. tax code championed by President Donald Trump and approved by Congress last month. Besides dramatically lowering the standard corporate tax rate, the reforms offer a one-time break on cash being held overseas. Apple plans to take advantage of that...

Fed Lifts U.S. Interest Rates, Still Expects 3 Hikes in 2018
Thursday, 14 December 2017 02:28 WIB | FISCAL & MONETARY |Federal ReserveThe Fed

The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised a key short-term U.S. interest rate to a range of 1.25% to 1.5%, but in a sign of caution the central bank stuck to its earlier forecast for just three 1/4-point rate hikes in 2018.

The Fed made no change to its inflation forecast, reflecting the persistent worry among some senior officials that price pressures could remain unusually soft despite the tightest labor market in almost two decades. Two Fed members voted against the rate hike in a 7-2 tally.

The central bank did raise its GDP forecast for 2018 to 2.5% from 2.1%, indicating the Fed expects federal tax cuts to boost the economy next year. The bank also predicted unemployment would average 3.9% in both 2018 and 2019, down from the current 4.1% rate.

Source : Marketwatch

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Gold prices settle higher to cut their loss for the week

Gold prices settled higher Friday, cutting their loss for the week down to roughly 0.1%, with the market wary of a potential U.S. government shutdown this weekend. The weekly decline for the yellow metal, however, followed five weeks of gains in a row. February gold rose $5.90, or 0.4%, to settle at $1,333.10 an ounce. U.S. economic data released Friday was downbeat, with consumer sentiment for January falling to a six-month low. Gold saw a temporary boost in the data™s wake, briefly...

Dollar marks fifth weekly loss in a row

The U.S. dollar pared earlier losses on Friday, but notched a fifth weekly loss, as investor concerns over a potential government shutdown. The ICE U.S. Dollar Index which measures the buck against a basket of six rivals, was last at 90.593, up 0.1%, having erased its losses after trading around the lowest level in three years earlier in the session. On the week, the ICE index slipped 0.4%, making it its fifth week of losses in a row. The broader WSJ Dollar Index was little changed at 84.42,...

Dollar Slides Back to 3-Year Low on Fears of Government Shutdown

The dollar fell anew on Friday, as concerns over a potential government shutdown outweighed a rally in U.S. Treasury yields, which usually is supportive for the greenback. The ICE U.S. Dollar Index, which measures the buck against a basket of six rivals, fell 0.3% to 90.243, trading around the lowest level in three years. The broader WSJ Dollar Index fell 0.3% to 84.18. The euro rose to $1.2271 from $1.2239 late Thursday in New York. The shared currency is on track for a 0.6% weekly jump...

Asian Stocks Set for Sixth Weekly Gain as Japanese Stocks Climb

Asian stocks rebounded, led by industrial and technology stocks, setting the stage for the benchmark index™s sixth week of gains amid global growth optimism. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index advanced 0.8 percent to 183.71 as of 4:50 p.m. in Hong Kong. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.™s shares closed 2.8 percent higher to another record after reporting better-than-expected quarterly results. Japan™s Topix index rose 0.7 percent with electronics and machinery makers...

Apple to Build 2nd Campus, Hire 20,000 in $350B Pledge

Apple is planning to build another corporate campus and hire 20,000 workers during the next five years as part of a $350 billion commitment to the U.S. economy. The pledge announced Wednesday is an offshoot from the sweeping overhaul of the U.S. tax code championed by President Donald Trump and approved by Congress last month. Besides dramatically lowering the standard corporate tax rate, the reforms offer a one-time break on cash being held overseas. Apple plans to take advantage of that...

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