US-China Jitters Keeping Markets in Check

Wall street began the trading session with a slight rebound led by tech stocks but failed to lead the broader market higher with the Dow and S&P500 edging slightly lower, while the Nasdaq edged hi...

Further falls expected on the ASX

Australian shares are set to extend their losses at the open, following a 1.4 per cent decline in yesterday’s trading session. ASX futures are down 7 points to 6070 at about 830am AEDT. This bring...

Aussie Market Set to Fall Following Weak Overseas Leads

Australian stocks are poised to drop at the open, following weak global leads as risk aversion surged. ASX futures are 31 points lower before trading begins. All three US benchmarks were at least ...

ASX Set to Rise following Positive Leads Abroad

The ASX looks set to eke out small gains this morning after positive, albeit minor, gains abroad. Gains in the US actually petered out as US Treasuries, with stronger-than-anticipated reports on U...

Gold Prices Rally Despite Stronger US Dollar

US Blue Chip stocks rose overnight while the broader market, as per the S&P 500, closed virtually flat. European markets were weak with the FTSE 100 down 0.28% and the Euro Stoxx 50 down 0.74%. Th...

Tesla CEO Sued by SEC

As markets digested the impact of the rate hike in the US, stocks managed to climb throughout the morning but a steady decline started after lunch. Nevertheless, the major indices managed to close...

FOMC Raises Rates by 25 Basis Points

The US Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 0.25% to a range of 2-2.25% early this morning as widely expected. Changes to the statement were relatively minor compared to the August statement w...

US FOMC Set to Raise Rates Overnight

The Dow Jones opened higher last night but entered a downtrend about half way through the day which caused it to close 0.26% lower. It was a better story for the tech heavy Nasdaq 100 which closed...

Bond Yields Continue to Climb

US stocks fell overnight with the Dow Jones leading the way with a 0.68% decline. The Nasdaq 100 opened substantially lower but rallied throughout the morning and held the gains to eventually clos...

Global Stocks Rally

It was a strong night for stocks with all three of the large US indices opening up and continuing to drift higher for the rest of the day. The Nasdaq 100 was the best performer, climbing 1.05%, wh...
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