WASHINGTON: US consumer confidence rebounded in April, recovering some of the decline in the prior month as Americans were more upbeat about the near term, according to a monthly survey released on Tuesday (Apr 24).
But some of the results were more mixed and sentiment is well below the record ...
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 17): Key highlights today include the announcement on Malaysia's second quarter economic performance as investors continue to take cue from local corporate earnings. Overnight US share gains may be indicative of the Malaysian stock market's direction today.
The Malaysian economy, as measured by gross domestic product (GDP), is closely watched for clues on the country's monetary policy, which will influence the direction of financial markets. The nation's GDP grew 5.4% in the first quarter of 2018 from a year earlier, according to Bank Negara Malaysia.