|Day's Range||5,609.00 - 5,632.74|
|52 Week Range||4,555.99 - 5,672.77|
Exxon Mobil propped up the Dow Jones today, but stock futures drilled lower as oil prices spiked and a workers' strike affected General Motors stock.
Geopolitical risk returns as the markets respond to the attacks on Saudi oil fields. With economic data on the lighter side, Brexit will also be in focus.
It’s a big week ahead for the markets. The FED, the BoE and Brexit are in focus, with stats and chatter on trade also needing some attention.
British politics, the ECB, and the U.S – China trade war stole the show in the week. While risks remain, there was a material shift in geopolitical risk.
It was yet another day of gains for the majors as they approach record levels. As market risks abate it may well be a return to the stats for direction.
Visa stock ran on the Dow Jones today, as LKQ and Activision lead as stock turn mixed early Thursday, despite a positive ECB vote and fresh trade war news.
European stocks move higher on Thursday after the European Central Bank delivers fresh stimulus in the form of a deposit-rate cut and fresh asset buying plans.
It’s a big day for the majors. While economic data is on the heavier side, it’s all down to the ECB monetary policy decision. It’s sink or swim time…
With no material economic data due out of the Eurozone, sentiment towards monetary policy and Brexit will continue to test the majors on the day.
European stocks declined on Tuesday ahead of key central bank and trade meetings, with shares of France’s nuclear jewel stumbling to a two-year low after revealing trouble at a subsidiary.
While China trade data from the weekend was a negative, PBoC support and expectations of support from the ECB and FED placated the majors early…
A material shift in the geopolitical landscape provided much-needed support. Positive news from HK, Italy, the UK and China, and the U.S was key.
The futures markets are pointing to another day in the green. Economic data will need to impress, however, for the momentum to continue.
European shares rose to fresh one-month highs and safe-haven assets like gold and the yen fell on Thursday after U.S.-China talks were flagged for October, raising hopes their trade war will de-escalate before it further damages the world economy. France's CAC 40 index jumped 0.9% to hit a more than one-month high, outperforming major European bourses, aided by a 6.3% rise in shares of engine maker Safran after the company upped its full-year profit forecasts. The Chinese yuan jumped versus the dollar in offshore trade, while safe-haven assets such as gold, the Swiss franc, and the yen fell.
Trade talks and a rate cut by the Federal Reserve is a bullish formula for stocks. Let’s hope President Trump lays off the Twitter Send Button.
Investing.com -- Europe's stock markets gained in early trading and U.S. stock futures were higher after the U.S. and China announced they would resume trade talks in early October, raising hopes for a resolution to the protracted trade war between the world's two largest economies.
Investing.com -- Europe's stock markets surged in early trading and Hong Kong's rose by the most since 2011 after a report claiming that the head of Hong Kong's legislative assembly would formally withdraw a controversial bill which sparked three months of protests.
Economic data out of the Eurozone, coupled with any chatter from Beijing and Washington and from the UK Parliament will influence on the day.
Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous, Brian Sozzi and Jared Blikre discuss what's moving the markets with Dave Tayeh, Investcorp Head of Private Equity North America and Tony Bedikian, Citizens Bank Managing Director and Head of Global Markets around Thursday's opening bell.
Boris Johnson is trying again for an election in Britain, meanwhile the Prime Minister is tabling a second vote in parliament later today. Yahoo Finance's Oscar Williams-Grut joins The First Trade to discuss.
Yahoo Finance's Tom Belger reports on the latest news with Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Brexit. BNP Paribas Asset Management Senior Investment Strategist Daniel Morris fills Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro and Julie Hyman in on how markets are doing globally. Yahoo Finance's Pras Subramanian and State Street Global Advisors Deputy Global CIO Lori Heinel also join in on the discuss.
Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Brian Sozzi discuss what's moving the markets with Quincy Krosby of Prudential Financial and Scott Clemons of Brown Brothers Harriman.
Hong Kong's leader, Carrie Lam, has fully withdrawn a controversial bill that allowed extradition to mainland China. The bill had sparked three months of dramatic protests in Hong Kong. Lam says she hopes there will be peace, just one day after a 'State of Emergency' was declared. Yahoo Finance's Akiko Fujita joins The First Trade to discuss.