London close: Stocks move lower even as Sterling slips
Tue 17 October 2017 17:11
(ShareCast News) - London stocks closed lower on Tuesday even as the pound fell back against the dollar, albeit following a brief pop higher after data showed inflation surged to a five-year high last month, amid somewhat dovish remarks from Bank of Engla
US open: Dow Industrials clambers atop 23,000 mark for first time
Tue 17 October 2017 15:01
(ShareCast News) - The Dow Industrials climbed past the 23,000 points mark for the first time ever, as the third-quarter earnings season got into full swing, and then slipped lower.
Asia report: Markets little changed as oil prices hold steady
Tue 17 October 2017 11:48
(ShareCast News) - Markets in Asia were little changed on Tuesday, with Japan closing higher for the 11th session in a row while oil prices maintained their strength.
London midday: Stocks tick higher as inflation, MPC members weigh on pound
Tue 17 October 2017 11:45
(ShareCast News) - London stocks had edged higher by midday as the pound fell back against the dollar following a brief pop higher after data showed inflation surged to a five-year high last month and Bank of England policymakers spoke about interest rate
Europe open: Stocks flat despite fresh records on Wall Street
Tue 17 October 2017 11:26
(ShareCast News) - Stocks on the Continent are little changed as investors bide their time ahead of the release of the US central bank's Beige Book on Wednesday, against the backdrop of fresh intra-day records on Wall Street's main benchmarks the day befo
London open: Stocks flat ahead of inflation data; Pearson surges but Merlin tanks
Tue 17 October 2017 08:02
(ShareCast News) - London stocks were flat in early trade on Tuesday as investors erred on the side of caution ahead of key inflation data.
London pre-open: Stocks seen higher ahead of inflation data
Tue 17 October 2017 07:40
(ShareCast News) - London stocks were set for a positive open on Tuesday following an upbeat session in the US, as investors eye key inflation data.
US close: Stocks finish higher on impressive factory data
Mon 16 October 2017 21:47
(ShareCast News) - Stocks started the week higher on Monday, on the back of a stronger-than-expected reading on the Empire State factory index and amid somewhat hawkish Fedpseak.
Europe close: Political standoff weighs on Spanish stocks
Mon 16 October 2017 18:01
(ShareCast News) - Stocks on the Continent were little changed at the start of the week, save in Spain where the ongoing political standoff between the central government in Madrid and regional officials in Catalonia weighed on sentiment.
London close: Stocks slip lower despite gains for miners
Mon 16 October 2017 16:47
(ShareCast News) - London stocks slipped on Monday as miners rallied on the back of Chinese inflation data, but Convatec slid after a profit warning.