FTSE 100 (^FTSE)
FTSE - FTSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBP
|Day's Range||6,825.80 - 6,868.51|
|52wk Range||5,499.50 - 6,868.51|
|Avg Vol (3m)||945,013,538|
- Reuters•58 minutes ago
Stocks slipped on Wednesday while the dollar continued to claw back last week's losses as investors grappled with the prospect of a U.S. interest rate increase in the months ahead coming amid continued uncertainty about the strength of the global economy. This uneasy balance helped push the U.S. yield curve, the difference between 10-year and two-year yields, to its flattest in a month. Asian and world stock indices succumbed to profit-taking after reaching one-year highs earlier this month, while U.S. futures pointed to a lower open on Wall Street.
- MarketWatch•1 hour ago
U.K. stocks slump on Wednesday, with resource companies leading the charge south on the back of a slide in commodity prices and a mixed earnings report from mining giant Glencore.
- CNBC•1 hour ago
European stocks reversed losses on Wednesday in a choppy week of trade so far, as investors tread cautiously ahead of a key speech by U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Friday.