Market reports from ShareCast
London midday: Stocks maintain losses as miners, stronger pound weigh
Thu 14 June 2018 11:10
(Sharecast News) - London stocks remained in the red by midday on Thursday, weighed down by weakness in the mining sector and a stronger pound, as investors digested better-than-expected UK retail sales data and a hawkish Fed update, ahead of the latest p
London open: Stocks fall as investors digest hawkish Fed; ECB eyed
Thu 14 June 2018 08:41
(Sharecast News) - London stocks fell in early trade on Thursday, taking their cue from downbeat US and Asian sessions following a hawkish update from the Federal Reserve, as investors looked ahead to the latest policy announcement from the European Centr
London pre-open: Stocks to slip after Fed, ahead of ECB announcement
Thu 14 June 2018 07:38
(Sharecast News) - London stocks were set for a weaker open on Thursday as investors digested a policy announcement from the Federal Reserve and looked ahead to the European Central Bank's decision later in the day.
US close: Stocks slip in late trading amid China tariff news, banks dip
Wed 13 June 2018 22:35
(Sharecast News) - Wall Street slipped into the red in the final hour of trading after US rate-setters had signalled a slightly faster pace of policy tightening in 2018 and amid reports that the White House was likely to announce tariffs on Chinese goods
Europe close: Stocks mostly higher ahead of Fed decision
Wed 13 June 2018 18:25
(Sharecast News) - Stocks on the Continent were mostly higher as investors waited on the result of the US central bank's policy meeting later on Wednesday evening, with the European Central Bank's own policy meeting set for the next day.
US open: Slightly firmer open on the Street ahead of latest Fed policy announcement
Wed 13 June 2018 15:33
(Sharecast News) - Stocks on Wall Street kicked off the day slightly firmer on Wednesday as investors awaited the latest policy announcement from the Federal Reserve and waited for further clues on the path of rate hikes this year.
Europe midday: Trade tensions simmer ahead of Fed, ECB
Wed 13 June 2018 12:11
(Sharecast News) - Stocks on the Continent are holding slightly higher as investors wait on the result of the US central bank's policy meeting on Wednesday evening, with the European Central Bank's own policy meeting set for the next day.
London midday: Stocks turn up as pound slips further on inflation data
Wed 13 June 2018 11:39
(Sharecast News) - London stocks had pushed into the green by midday on Wednesday, helped along by a weaker pound as investors mulled stagnant inflation data and looked ahead to the latest policy announcement from the Federal Reserve.