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Markets Update, 28 July

    Nasdaq lower, Under Pressure From Amazon The Nasdaq Composite extends losses after Amazon results European stocks near three-month lows; Asia shares drop U.S. growth figures confirmed a brighter second quarter Euro-area economic sentiment data boosts currency; bonds drop   The Nasdaq Composite extended declines Friday, as downbeat results from internet retailing giant Amazon.com AMZN -2.37%… Continue reading Markets Update, 28 July

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Markets Update, 21 July

      Global Shares Flat Bond Yields Decline as Euro Strengthens Increased hawkishness from the ECB helps the Euro rally     Bonds gained and the euro headed for its strongest level against the dollar since January 2015 on bets the European Central Bank will start tapering its stimulus program. European stocks fell as… Continue reading Markets Update, 21 July

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Daily Markets Update, 19 June

    European Stocks head north after French Elections. Investors snapped up cut-price retail and tech stocks.     European stocks gained ground in morning trading Monday, following Asian markets higher ahead of a busy week. The Stoxx Europe 600 index was up 0.6% in European late morning trading. U.S. equity futures followed, with the… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 19 June

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Daily Markets View, 9 May

      Commodities bounce back and dollar advances Low market volatility : VIX lowest since Dec 2006 Europe stocks rise led by miners; crude climbs before data.   European stocks and bond yields rose on Tuesday, boosted by historically low stock market volatility, continuing relief from this weekend’s French presidential election and solid corporate… Continue reading Daily Markets View, 9 May

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Daily Markets Update, 8 May

      France´s youngest President Macron wins over LePen extreme right Bourses , Euro mixed after positive openings Oil rebounds on Saudi extended production cuts   European markets largely brushed off the results of the French presidential election on Monday as investors had already bet on a victory for centrist Emmanuel Macron, who vowed… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 8 May

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Daily Markets Update, 5 May

    Commodity prices slide  hit global stocks Oil steadies after sharp fall overnight     A fall in commodity prices dented investors’ appetite for risk and dragged down global stocks Friday ahead of U.S. economic data, and triggers rally in safe-haven bonds, gold and yen. Crude futures posted a small rebound on Friday, recovering… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 5 May

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Daily Markets Update, 4 May

    Europe Stocks advance: strong earnings in banking, energy France election contender MAcron and corporate results send stocks higher Market prices in Fed June rate hike Worries over China: metals and oil oversupplied      European stocks and S&P 500 futures climbed Thursday on upbeat corporate results and even some see signs of a… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 4 May