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European stocks end slightly higher on Friday, extending their weekly gains as concerns over a potential global trade war remained on the back burner and investors instead focused on a raft of prominent bank earnings out of the U.S.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index regained strength on Thursday and rebounded from one-week low price levels. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened the day higher on Friday and was trading with strength at four-week high price levels in the morning session.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian shares are mostly higher, rebounding from jitters over the U.S.-China trade disputes for a second straight day.
European stock markets finish solidly higher Thursday, recovering a portion of the losses accumulated after the prior day’s selloff that came amid heightened concerns of a global trade war.
The S&P 500 gained 9 points, or 0.33%, to 2,783.10 as of 9:46 AM ET (13:46 GMT), while the Dow increased 139 points, or 0.56%, to 24,839.64 and the tech-heavy NASDAQ Composite was up 35 points, or 0.46%, to 7,751.87.
Investing.com – U.S. futures rose on Thursday, as the NATO summit in Brussels was in focus and U.S. President Donald Trump spoke in favor of the alliance.The S&P 500 futures rose 15 points or 0.54% to 2,789.00 as of 6:47 AM ET (10:47 GMT) while Dow futures increased 177 points or 0.72% to 24,866.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures gained 34 points or 0.47% to 7,287.75.Trump said the U.S. is committed to NATO, as he participates in the last day of the NATO summit in Brussels.“I believe in NATO,” Trump said at a news conference on Thursday morning. ...
Stocks were off to a strong start Thursday, as the tone improved in U.S. trade war and NATO rhetoric. Airlines rallied on Delta Air earnings. CA spiked on takeover news.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index pulled back on Wednesday and broke the four-day gaining streak. However, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on July 12 and was trading with strength in the morning session.
The S&P 500 lost 14 points or 0.51% to 2,779.58 as of 9:43 AM ET (13:43 GMT) while the Dow composite decreased 140 points or 0.56% to 24,779.06 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite was down 43 points or 0.56% to 7,715.99.
European stock markets closes in the red Wednesday, as traders fret over the fallout from a potential global trade war after the U.S. said it plans to hit Chinese goods with another $200 billion in tariffs.
Stocks and global markets shifted sharply lower Wednesday, as an expansion of the U.S.-China trade war threatened to snap the market's four-day win streak.
The S&P 500 gained six points or 0.24% to 2,790.80 as of 9:39 AM ET (13:39 GMT) while the Dow composite increased 109 points or 0.44% to 24,885.76 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite was up over 12 points or 0.17% to 7,769.08.
European stocks rose on Tuesday, scoring a sixth straight session of gains as traders ignored trade war concerns for now and instead looked ahead to what is expected to be a positive earnings season.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index rose to three-week high price levels on Monday and started this week on a stronger note. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on July 10 and pulled back in the morning session.
Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a slightly higher opening bell, as investors wait for second quarter corporate earnings results to kick off.The S&P 500 futures rose five points or 0.20% to 2,773.50 as of 6:47 AM ET (10:47 GMT) while Dow futures increased 58 points or 0.23% to 24,832.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures gained 21 points or 0.29% to 7,321.75.Second quarter earnings begins this week, with PepsiCo (NASDAQ:PEP) reporting higher than expected financial results. The beverage firm rose 1.60% in pre-market trading. ...
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Tuesday as overnight gains on Wall Street and the lack of bad news surrounding U.S.-China tariffs boosted sentiment.
Investing.com – Wall Street was higher as last week’s jobs report eased trade war worry.The S&P 500 gained 15 points or 0.58% to 2,775.80 as of 9:41 AM ET (13:41 GMT) while the Dow composite increased 199 points or 0.81% to 24,655.50 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite was up over 46 points or 0.61% to 7,735.11.Markets were pushed higher after the U.S. added more jobs than expected in June, helping ease trade tensions. The upbeat data boosted expectations that the Federal Reserve would continue to gradually increase interest rates. ...
European stocks finished higher Monday, posting a fifth-straight advance, with U.K. stocks getting a boost from the pound’s drop on upheaval within the British government.
Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a higher opening bell on Monday, as investors remained upbeat from last week’s job report.The S&P 500 futures rose 10 points or 0.38% to 2,773.50 as of 6:47 AM ET (10:47 GMT) while Dow futures increased 109 points or 0.45% to 24,565.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures gained 28 points or 0.49% to 7,262.25.Markets were pushed higher after the U.S. added 213,000 jobs in June, more than expected.Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) was among the top gainers in pre-market trading, rising 1.26% while semiconductor Micron Technology Inc (NASDAQ:MU) gained 1. ...
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index closed lower last week and declined for the second consecutive trading week. However, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on July 9 and was trading at two-week high price levels in the morning session.
Global stocks rally as U.S. jobs report provides solid backdrop for equity market bulls. Global stocks kicked-off the week on solid form Monday, with shares in Asia and Europe booking solid gains, as investor sentiment improved after Friday's U.S. jobs report showed solid growth with little underlying inflation pressures in the world's biggest economy. The 213,000 jobs added last month, alongside slower-than-expected annual wage growth of 2.7%, could set the table for a strong summer performance for U.S. markets as investors trim bets on faster rate hikes from the Federal Reserve and prep for what is expected to be another robust corporate earnings season supported by tax cuts and buoyant consumer sentiment.
European stocks headed higher Monday, on course to post a fifth straight advance, with U.K. stocks faring well in the wake of the sudden resignation of David Davis, the U.K.’s top negotiator with the European Union over Brexit. France’s CAC 40 index (^FCHI) added 0.6% to 5,405.51, while Germany’s DAX 30 index (^GDAXI) rose a more modest 0.2% to 12,517.49.
Shares in French carmaker Renault fell on Monday, dragged down by a drop in the stock price of its partner Nissan after the Japanese firm said it would issue an explanation about its emissions measurement ...
PARIS (Reuters) - Shares in French carmaker Renault (RENA.PA) fell on Monday, dragged down by a drop in the stock price of its partner Nissan after the Japanese firm said it would issue an explanation ...
European equities were higher as investors monitored developments on trade and reacted to news that the U.K.’s chief Brexit negotiator has resigned from his post.