Global stocks mixed as EU and UK leaders discuss Brexit delay (只備英文版)
US stocks made strong gains Thursday, led by the tech sector. The Dow advanced 0.8 percent, the S&P rose 1.1 percent, and the Nasdaq increased 1.4 percent. Shares of semiconductors companies were among the strongest performers Thursday after chipmaker Micron reported solid quarterly earnings and analysts expressed confidence about the near-term outlook for chip sales. Apple also posted a large gain ahead of the expected release of new products in coming days.
US stocks mixed after Federal Reserve downgrades outlook and signals policy stability (只備英文版)
US stocks were mixed Wednesday after the Federal Reserve left policy on hold and confirmed their view that policy stability is likely to extend into 2020. The Dow closed down 0.5 percent and the S&P fell 0.3 percent on the day, but the Nasdaq recorded a small increase of 0.1 percent.