ASX braces for a steep drop as Wall Street slumps

Volatility continues to remain prominent in global markets as we saw a sharp sell-off overnight on Wall Street which wiped out Monday’s gains. The Dow Jones shed 799 points to finish 3.1% lower wh...

Trade truce scepticism pointing towards slight slip at the open

Overnight, US markets reacted positively to the progression of trade talks between China and the US over the weekend as the Dow Jones, S&P 500 and NASDAQ indices finished Monday’s trading session ...

ASX set to rise at the open as Trade Tensions ease and Wall Street rebounds

US markets continued their rally on Friday with all indices finishing the last trading week of November 0.8% higher. The gains saw Wall Street finish a rather volatile month slightly in the green....

ASX expected to open flat as investors anxiously anticipate the outcome of this weekends G20 summit

Futures were down 2 points at 8.30am AEDT with the ASX expected to open flat as investors anxiously anticipate the outcome of this weekends G20 Trump/Xi meeting in Argentina , President Trump was ...

US Rate Hike Cycle May Be Nearing End

Early this morning, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell gave a speech in New York at which he mentioned that the Federal Funds rate is now just below the neutral rate, implying that there may o...

ASX posts its biggest gain for month of November

The ASX finished it’s trading session posting its biggest gains for the month of November at a one-week high of 5728. ASX futures are 5 points higher at 8.45am AEDT, following potential positive n...

Strong gains on Wall Street, ASX to follow

Wall Street finished the trading session substantially higher for a change with the majority of indices over +1.5%, the tech heavy NASDAQ led the way finishing just above 2%. This is a well needed...

Investors turn to the G20 summit in hopes of positive news

The trading week ended with Australian shares finishing relatively flat from Monday to Friday – the Aussie market is expected to begin lower at the open with SPI futures down 37 points following t...

ASX set to slip at the open as European equities fall

Australian investors will look to Europe for guidance to finish off the trading week as Wall Street was inactive due to the Thanksgiving holiday. European indices declined on Thursday following po...

US Stocks Suffer Late Day Pull-Back

US stocks opened the session higher last night and traded up for much of the day however a weak final hour of trading saw the major indices give back most of the day’s gains. The S&P 500 closed up...
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