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The S&P 500 gained 11 points or 0.41% to 2,761.92 as of 9:42 AM ET (13:42 GMT) while the Dow composite increased 144 points or 0.59% to 24,606.55 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite fell over nine points or 0.13% to 7,703.28.
Stocks across Europe gain ground Friday, as Greece reaches a debt-relief deal with its creditors and as preliminary French and German services activity data come in ahead of expectations.
European stocks finished Friday on a high note, as investors cheered on news coming out of an OPEC meeting in Austria.
Investing.com – U.S. futures were higher on Friday, as investors put aside their trade war fears.The S&P 500 futures rose 12 points or 0.45% to 2,765.0 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures increased 107 points or 0.44% to 24,579.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures gained 26 points or 0.37% to 7,264.50.While equities were higher, they were still on track for their worst weekly loss in three months as trade tensions between the U.S. and its allies lingered. ...
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index lost strength on June 21 and declined to seven-week low price levels. However, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on Friday and was trading with strength in the early hours.
The S&P 500 fell two points or 0.09% to 2,764.95 as of 9:40 AM ET (13:40 GMT) while the Dow composite decreased 93 points or 0.38% to 24,564.35 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite rose over six points or 0.08% to 7,788.04.
European stocks fell Thursday, suffering their fourth loss in five sessions, with auto shares under pressure and Italian shares flipping down following developments surrounding the country’s coalition ...
Investing.com – U.S. futures were lower on Thursday as global trade tensions kept investors on edge.The S&P 500 futures lost seven points or 0.25% to 2,765.0 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures decreased 85 points or 0.34% to 24,585.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures fell 18 points or 0.25% to 7,294.75.The European Union is expected to impose tariffs on about $3.4 billion of U.S. imports on Friday, including motorcycles, orange juice and cranberry sauce. The expected tariffs have added to tensions as investors fear an outright global trade war between the U.S. ...
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index closed higher on Wednesday and broke the three-day losing streak. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on June 21 and was trading with strength at higher prices in the morning session.
The S&P 500 gained six points or 0.25% to 2,769.56 as of 9:41 AM ET (13:41 GMT) while the Dow composite increased 26 points or 0.11% to 24,664.33 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite rose over 40 points or 0.52% to 7,766.07.
Tobacco stocks rise on ratings callTobacco stocks were rising Wednesday. European stocks on Wednesday bounced off a nearly three-week low, staging a recovery as traders came to terms with the further deterioration in the trade relationship between the U.S. and China that sent equities world-wide tumbling in the prior session. A measure of calm was returning to equity markets, even though the U.S. and China were still locking horns on trade issues.
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Investing.com – U.S. futures were higher on Wednesday as trade tensions died down.The S&P 500 futures were up 10 points or 0.36% to 2,776.25 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures increased 127 points or 0.51% to 24,842.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures rose 26 points or 0.36% to 7,278.25.Trade tensions between the U.S. and China still remained on the back of investors minds, as the two largest economies in the world faced a tit-for-tat over trade tariffs.Stocks tumbled on Tuesday after U.S. ...
European stocks finished trading mostly in the black on Wednesday, although elevated fears of a full-blown Sino-U.S. trade war continued to linger.
Following a weak performance for four weeks, the United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a weaker note and declined in the first two trading days of the week. However, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on June 20 and was trading with strength in the morning session.
Tit-for-tat tariff threats unsettle marketsAFP/A Chinese worker polishes steel at an offshore oil engineering platform in China’s Shandong province. Investors knocked European stocks to a near three-week low Tuesday, after U.S. President Donald Trump indicated his administration was looking to hit China with further tariffs on $200 billion in imported goods, ramping up trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies.
The S&P 500 was down 20 points or 0.75% to 2,753.08 as of 9:38 AM ET (13:38 GMT) while the Dow composite decreased 323 points or 1.29% to 24,664.33 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite fell over 57 points or 0.74% to 7,689.58.
European equities finished Tuesday's session in the red, as market-watchers continued to show concern over the possibility of a trade war between the U.S. and China.
The pan-European Stoxx 600 ended 0.7 percent down, off session lows. Almost all sectors finished the session in negative territory, with the exception of banks and utilities. Late Monday, Trump said he could add another 10 percent tariff on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods.
Investing.com – U.S. futures slumped on Tuesday as trade war tensions escalated.The S&P 500 futures was down 30 points or 1.10% to 2,749.25 as of 6:45 AM ET (10:45 GMT) while Dow futures decreased 328 points or 1.31% to 24,688.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures fell 76 points or 1.04% to 7,200.00Trade tensions between China and the U.S. continued, as the two largest economies in the world faced a tit-for-tat over global trade tariffs.In the latest spat, U.S. ...
Rising threats of retaliatory tariffs sent global markets sprawling Tuesday. Boeing and American Express posted the Dow's heaviest early losses. China-based stocks were worst hit across much of the market.
After declining for four consecutive trading weeks, the United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a weaker note. Carrying forward the weakness, the FTSE 100 Index opened lower on June 19 and was trading with weakness at five-week low price levels in the morning session.
The euro-dollar (FXE) exchange rate declined 1.4% for the week ending June 15. The ECB’s (European Central Bank) monetary policy statement made it clear that there won’t be any interest rate changes at least until the summer of 2019. Another major announcement was that the ECB will end its quantitative easing program by the end of 2018. Clear communication from the ECB removed all of the speculations about a rate hike, which led to increased policy divergence between the US and the ECB. Last week, there was a sharp decline in the euro.
According to Markit Economics, Spain’s service PMI rose marginally month-over-month in May, to 56.4 from 55.6. It beat the market estimate of 56.1 but marked its weakest expansion since December 2017.