In the international stock market. The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Index trended lower in afternoon trading on Monday as drug stocks fell. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.2% at 20,861.22. S& P 500 was down 0.09% at 2,370.26.
Japan’s Nikkei share average ticked up on Monday to a 15-month closing high by 0.20% to 19,633.75, though volume has subdued ahead of key global events later this week.
Investors await the widely expected U.S Federal Reserve’s interest rate hike later this week from 0.75% to 1.00% which will affect our Fijian Dollar.
That’s it from our international market.