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7,381.74+62.86 (+0.86%)
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Previous Close7,318.88
Day's Range7,318.88 - 7,387.55
52 Week Range6,654.50 - 7,599.00
Avg. Volume772,801,807
  • Financial Times45 minutes ago

    [$$] Analysts halve UK profit growth forecasts for 2018

    Profit growth at the UK's largest companies is expected to fall by more than half in 2018, a review of analyst forecasts has found, as a year of post-Brexit currency gains gives way to longer-term concerns ...

  • Asian markets rise modestly after Wall Street's sharp gains
    Associated Press1 hour ago

    Asian markets rise modestly after Wall Street's sharp gains

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Most Asian markets staged modest gains on Wednesday after overnight gains on Wall Street as geopolitical risks and turmoil at the White House that have dented investor sentiment in the past few weeks abated while investors eyed the annual gathering of central bankers.

  • Reuters8 hours ago

    GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rally worldwide, crude rebounds on supply

    Global equity markets rallied on Tuesday, lifted by mining companies in Europe and surging technology shares on Wall Street, while crude oil rebounded on indications that supply is gradually tightening, especially in the United States. U.S. stocks surged, with information technology shares rising 1.45 percent, while European shares snapped a three-day losing streak in a broad advance. A 2.1 percent slide in the benchmark S&P 500 index over the past two weeks led investors to step in, said Dennis Dick, a proprietary trader at Bright Trading LLC in Las Vegas.