|06 February, 2020

Thursday Outlook: Shares gain, gold steady 

U.S. dollar near two-month high; WHO says no break-through reported on coronavirus drugs

One hundred dollar notes are seen in this photo illustration at a bank in Seoul January 9, 2013. Image used for illustrative purpose.

One hundred dollar notes are seen in this photo illustration at a bank in Seoul January 9, 2013. Image used for illustrative purpose.

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Asian shares gain after solid U.S. data, focus on virus
Upbeat U.S. private job, service sector data lift mood

Solid U.S. data and virus optimism supports dollar
Yen soft, Aussie firm on virus optimism

Oil gains a second day as coronavirus optimism may mean demand rebound
Prices also gained after a government report on Wednesday showed U.S. gasoline and diesel inventories fell

Gold steady as virus fears offset robust U.S. data
Spot gold was flat at $1,556.36 per ounce by 0100 GMT


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