paris / new york (reuters) – wall street is on the increase, up and open in response to an inflation considered disappointing, but the risk aversion is still very much present in the verbal confrontation between north korea and the united states.
the dow jones industrial average is 19.82 points, or 0.09%, 21.863,83. the standard & poor’s 500 2.439,42 is 0.05% and the nasdaq composite is prepared 6.221,19 0.07%.
despite the appeal of china’s diplomatic and trade a key ally of north korea, it is rising for a number of days between the united states and pyongyang.
donald trump said friday that military solutions, which could be used by the united states against north korea are fully in place and ready to be used if the north korean regime as “reckless”.
since the beginning of the verbal sparring between the two countries, the global stock markets have lost a thousand billion dollars).
the s & p and the stoxx 600 has lead to their weekly decline since the week the most see donald trump to win the presidential election on 9 november.
the cboe vix index volatility, nicknamed “the index of fear”, reached a higher since that date.
the department of labor announced that consumer prices in the united states have increased less than expected in july, the sign of a benign inflation, the federal reserve could make more cautious about raising interest rates again this year.
in this announcement, the dollar index began to fall and the stock index futures has been in the opposite direction.
the dollar lost 0.2% against a basket of currencies and the euro / dollar reference will 11818, increase of 0.4%.
against the yen, the dollar value of traditional safe haven, is lowered for a short period of time, to a low of about six weeks.
in the bond market, since the crisis already surrounded by trump and korea, the performance of “treasuries” 10 temporarily increased to fall, to a low of about six weeks.
the values, snap, the owner of the application of snapchat messaging, fall of 12.71%, after the publication of a quarterly sales below expectations and an increase in the number of users is less than expected.
j. c. penney back machine of 14.2 per cent as a result of a higher than expected quarterly loss.
the chain of department stores nordstrom is 1.94%, despite the increase in sales prices.
decrease of s & p, nvidia back to 4.56%, sales growth of processors for data centres and to the automotive sector, regarded as a relay of growth for the group, was less than expected.
(sruthi shankar, laetitia. for service in french, edited by wilfrid exbrayat)
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