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Markets Update, 21 March

    Wall Street Higher ahead od Fed´s Oil and Facebook bounce helps U.S. Markets  Breaking now: Fed Raises Rates, Steepens Path of Hikes as Outlook Strengthens   Federal Reserve officials, meeting for the first time under Chairman Jerome Powell, raised the benchmark lending rate a quarter-point and forecast a steeper path of hikes in… Continue reading Markets Update, 21 March

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Markets Update, 6 March

    Stocks Markets Climb World-wide. Investors weighin on  U.S. Tariffs Trade Raise. Europe Proposes Retaliation on Taiffs Raise. Optimism on N.Korea: Futures Raise.     Optimism was boosted as the South Korean president’s office said North Korea is open to denuclearization if the safety of Kim Jong Un’s regime is guaranteed. Fading fears of trade wars… Continue reading Markets Update, 6 March

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Markets Update, 13 February

      Futures slide: Global Stocl Rally fizzles Markets: The situation remains Bearish Volatility High points to equity deleveraging Yen and other asset havens on the way Up     Japanese equities fall as yen advances and S&P 500 futures trade lower. Stocks see-sawed with solid gains in China and other Asian emerging markets… Continue reading Markets Update, 13 February

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Markets Update, 7 February

        Dow recovers from early falls European shares rebound Volatility and turbulence: for how long?       U.S. stocks overturned early losses to trade higher on Wednesday as some buyers returned to a market still shaking from a record fall for the Dow Jones Industrial Average earlier this week.    … Continue reading Markets Update, 7 February

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Markets on 5 February

Markets Recover some ground after Friday Sell off NASDAQ green Treasuries and the dollar stabilized  The pound slumped after data and the euro biggest decline in 3 Weeks Jay Powell Sworn In As Fed Chair Broadcom Raises Offer for Qualcomm to Over $121 Billion   Global stocks mostly gained, with European and Asian shares bouncing back from losses… Continue reading Markets on 5 February

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Markets Update, 30 January

    Bond Markets Intensify Sell off as Investors turn to Stocks Investors Weary of a Stock Market vulnerable to a reversal. Dow futures drop 191 points as sell-off continues for a second day European markets lower as basic resources lead losses. Asian shares decline on softer Wall Street lead; dollar edges up US Treasury… Continue reading Markets Update, 30 January

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Markets Update, 3 November

        US Jobs Report : Hiring less than expected U.S. Stocks, Dollar Fluctuate on Jobs Spanish stocks drop on political tensions Oil Prices Hit Two-Year High, Fueled by Global Growth Bank of England Raises Interest first in a Decade Venezuela seeks debt restructuring Talks   Technology shares led stocks higher Friday, boosted… Continue reading Markets Update, 3 November

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Daily Markets Update, 1 November

        Stocks climb Higher to Start November Optimism on Economy (for some): OIL,Stock and Dollar all UP Bank of England Sets Stage for Rate Increase Oil Price Outlook Gets Bullish Venezuela on the brink of Default.     U.S. and Global stocks climbed to start November after major indexes posted several records last month.… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 1 November

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Markets Update, 27 October

Catalonia Readies Independence Amid Spanish Bank Bloodbath. Nikkei Closes Up 22K first time since 1996. Draghi´s QE (infinity) gives global Risk on a push. Euro drops; Catalan indepence vote sinks Spanish stocks. Stocks climbed and the dollar rallied after the U.S. economy saw its strongest back-to-back growth in three years: US Economy Unexpectedly Grew At 3.0% In Q3.… Continue reading Markets Update, 27 October

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Daily Markets Update, 11 October

      S&P Futures Flat, Spain Rebounds, Nikkei Closes At 21 Year High. Spain PM Rajoy  Begins Process that may Suspend Catalan Autonomy. World stock markets hit record highs as Catalonia independence crisis eases. European stocks drop after Japan’s Nikkei hits 21-year high.   Spanish stock market has opened strongly, on relief that the Catalan… Continue reading Daily Markets Update, 11 October