Wall Street gained ground, with chipmakers and financials helping indices to close at record highs. Investors were looking for the upcoming Jackson Hole Symposium. USA30 rose 0.11%, and USA500 gained 0.22%. TECH100 added 0.15%.
Crude oil traded 0.1% lower at $67.52 a barrel.
Gold fell 0.8% to $1,794.35 per ounce.
Asia and Australia
Markets were up, thanks to the US’ counterparts rally, which recorded a solid end to the previous session. Japan225 was up 0.36%.
HongKong45 gained 0.66%.
Down under, Australia200 traded 0.28% higher.
Stocks ended higher, with the German market trading largely flat after releasing a disappointing business sentiment gauge. France40 rose 0.2%, and UK100 gained 0.1%.
Brent oil fell 0.1% to $70.36 per barrel.
EUR/USD traded at 1.1740 after it lost 0.1%.
Sources: investing.com, reuters.com