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Markets Update, 8 August

  Dow and S&P 500 hit all-time peaks Chinese and German trade data disappoint. Stocks in Asia end lower.   U.S. stock indexes edged higher Tuesday, buoyed by a rise in shares of financial companies. Wall Street maintained its record-breaking run as financial and technology stocks gained ground while the dollar got a lift from… Continue reading Markets Update, 8 August

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Daily Markets Update, 3 August

    Euro madness: EUR/USD briefly broke above the 1.19 Pound Drops on Growth Outlook. Dow Jones halted its stardom new hights. Wages and Inflation to be watched, will set Fed´s pace   A rally in global stocks stalled Thursday while the British pound came under pressure after the Bank of England said it would leave interest… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 3 August

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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, 10 July

     Global Stocks Rise on optimism over solid jobs data German 10-year Bund yield comes off 18-month high European equities rise Euro steady fails to hold $1.14  Brent crude resumes slide Gold extends slide under March lows   Wall Street stocks closed on a high note on Friday, with the S&P 500 posting its best… Continue reading Markets Update, 10 July

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Daily Markets Update, 4 July

    Global stocks Retreat Tech´s Dominance Questioned North Korea Scares Investors on Independence Day U.S. markets are closed for Independence Day.     Global stocks were mostly lower Tuesday as a decline in shares of U.S. technology companies the previous day reverberated overseas. The Stoxx Europe 600 edged down 0.1% in afternoon trading, following steeper losses… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 4 July

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Markets Daily Update, 30 June

    Stocks Recover  Investors look at  Inflation Stocks Rebound led by Tech Sector Stock futures slightly higher watch consumer spending data Confrontational Trump ready to fight in all fronts.   U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Friday, a day after Wall Street fell sharply, as investors awaited a slew of economic data,… Continue reading Markets Daily Update, 30 June

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Daily Markets Update, 29 June

    Wall St. lower : tech selloff outweighs bank gains Daily swings in the tech megacaps widest vs. S&P since 2014 European Stocks in the red: slide in rate-sensitive sectors. “Speeches by the Bank of Canada, the European Central Bank and the Bank of England over the last three weeks look to be a… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 29 June