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Industrial companies led U.S. stocks mostly lower in late-afternoon trading Tuesday as investors sized up the latest company earnings news. Packaged food and beverage companies were among the big laggards. Health care companies posted some of the biggest gains following news of a plan backed by the White House that would extend federal payments to health insurers.
European stocks end a bouncy day in negative territory on Tuesday, as traders digest a mixed bag of earnings reports from the region, with health care stocks and Merlin Entertainments PLC the hardest hit ...
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a mixed note. It started lower on October 17 and traded near the opening prices in the morning.
European markets were slightly lower Tuesday afternoon, as investors monitored the latest political developments in the euro zone.
European stock markets moved sideways on Tuesday. The DAX and FTSE 100 are posting slight gains, while IBEX and MIB are underperforming, as Spain’s Catalonia problem escalates with arrests among leading independence proponents and Madrid reportedly preparing to take over direct control if a second deadline on Thursday is not met. Slightly weaker than expected … Continue reading Softer than Anticipated German Zew Weighs on European Shares
The DAX index continues to try and break through the 13000 region and it has finally managed to close above the 13000 region yesterday on the back of improving investor sentiment. Time is really running out for the bulls to make a break of this and push higher and get back to the business of … Continue reading DAX Index Daily Fundamental Forecast – October 17, 2017
The German index gapped higher at the open on Monday, clearing the €13,000 level again. However, we have fallen a bit towards the end of the day, testing an uptrend line on the hourly chart. We are below the €13,000 level as well, so that also is a somewhat negative sign. The 24 hour exponential … Continue reading DAX Index Price Forecast October 17, 2017, Technical Analysis
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were little-changed Tuesday after Wall Street's major indexes rose to new highs as China prepared to open a key political meeting.
Slow Day in The Markets It has been a slow day in the markets though the usual risks surrounding the Korean region continues to dominate the markets over the last few days. North Korea threatens to conduct a missile launch while the US continues to mull options on how to deal with them and this … Continue reading Market Snapshot – Risks Abound But Markets Still Buoyant
What can a maker of colostomy bags tell you about the current state of the stock market? Convatec, which apart from products to deal with incontinence also makes wound dressings and skincare treatments, came to the market just under a year ago. Chaired by Sir Christopher Gent, the highly respected former chief executive of Vodafone, there was a willing market for the shares.
European stock markets are mostly slightly higher. The DAX is leading the way and is once again trying to clear the 13000 mark amid a weaker EUR and rising commodity prices. The FTSE 100 is still managing a small gain, but the Spanish IBEX is underperforming as the conflict between Catalonia and the central government … Continue reading Catalonia Will Not Back Down which is Weighing on Spanish Stocks
The DAX continues to struggle to break through the 13000 region and the whole of last week was spent trying to do that with no success. As we have been mentioning a few times in our forecast, we dont see 13000 as anything but a psychological mark and the fact that the market is taking … Continue reading DAX Index Daily Fundamental Forecast – October 16, 2017
It is both amazing and extremely frustrating to note that the DAX index spent the entire week trying to make a clear break through the 13000 region and still it ended the week lower than this region. It has turned out to be one of the most tight weekly ranges that we have seen in … Continue reading DAX Index Fundamental Analysis – week of October 16, 2017
The German index rallied during the week, after initially pulling back significantly. We ended up forming a hammer, which sits right at the €13,000 level. A break above the top of the €13,000 level should send this market towards the €13,250 level. This market is starting to show resiliency, and as a result I think … Continue reading DAX Index Price forecast for the week of October 16, 2017, Technical Analysis
The rally that has propelled U.S. stocks to record levels is spreading, with stock benchmarks in Germany, the U.K., Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and New Zealand all reaching multiyear or record highs this ...
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Friday to wrap up a subdued week, and technology companies did most of the heavy lifting. Investors were also pleased to see that shoppers spent more money in September.
Treasury yields slipped on Friday after muted underlying U.S. inflation data offset higher gasoline prices and strong retail sales while the U.S. dollar regained ground lost earlier in the day but was still set for its worst week in five. Stocks on major world markets, however, hit their fourth record high in a row, with Wall Street moving higher as some investors bet the inflation data could curb future interest rate hikes while others eyed trade discussions and retail data. U.S. consumer prices recorded their biggest increase in eight months in September as gasoline prices soared in the wake of hurricane-related refinery disruptions, but underlying inflation remained muted.
European shares hit their highest in nearly four months on Friday, helped by gains in Bayer, after the German drugmaker sold assets that will pave the way for its acquisition of Monsanto. The pan-European ...
Stocks rebounded at Friday's open as third quarter earnings season gathered momentum with reports from Bank Of America, Wells Fargo and PNC Financial.
At 6:45 AM EST on October 13, the FTSE 100 Index was trading at 7,534.50—a fall of 0.29%. The iShares MSCI United Kingdom (EWU) rose 0.23% on October 12.
LONDON, Oct (Shenzhen: 000069.SZ - news) 13 (Reuters) - World stocks advanced for a fourth straight day on Friday on expectations of broad-based global growth, while the dollar was on course for its worst week in five as investors awaited U.S. inflation data. Earlier in Asia, MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan hit a 10-year high. European shares rose to their highest level in nearly four months, helped by some well-received earnings updates.
European stock markets are narrowly mixed after a largely positive session in Asia, where Japanese bourses outperformed and the Nikkei closed with a 0.96% gain helped by technology stocks and future earnings optimism. Elsewhere gains were less impressive and Eurozone markets also moved sideways. The DAX is hovering around the 13000 mark after manage to … Continue reading The Nikkei Rumbles to Fresh Highs Driven by Earnings Optimism