Europe close: Early gains for stocks stick as US dollar gains
Mon 04 December 2017 18:23
(ShareCast News) - Early strong gains in European stockmarkets stuck this time, amid US tax reform progress that boosted the dollar's value and after news broke of a possible breakthrough in Brexit talks.
London close: Shares held back as Brexit talks hit unexpected snag
Mon 04 December 2017 17:01
(ShareCast News) - London stocks were up but off earlier highs even as investors welcomed the passing of the US tax reform bill, held back by the lack of a widely-expected breakthrough in the Brexit negotiations, reportedly on the back of opposition from
US open: Tech less in favour as US tax cuts progress
Mon 04 December 2017 13:21
(ShareCast News) - Wall Street is trading on a mixed note at the start of the week as investors welcome news that Senate Republicans have passed their proposed tax reform bill but rotate out of technology stocks, although political concerns were still on
Europe midday: Stocks climb on news of Brexit agreement over Irish border
Mon 04 December 2017 11:39
(ShareCast News) - European stock markets were strongly higher on Monday morning as news broke of a possible breakthrough in Brexit talks and the dollar was boosted by US tax reform progress.
London midday: Stocks pare gains as pound jumps on Brexit breakthrough hopes
Mon 04 December 2017 11:16
(ShareCast News) - London stocks were up but off earlier highs by midday on Monday, after the pound reversed earlier losses amid growing hopes of a Brexit breakthrough and following solid construction data, as investors welcomed the passing of the US tax
Asia report: Markets mixed as investors digest Senate tax news
Mon 04 December 2017 10:42
(ShareCast News) - Markets in Asia finished mixed on Monday, after a declining session on Wall Street on Friday, as investors digested news out of the US that the Senate just passed its tax bill early on Saturday.
London open: Stocks rally as investors cheer passing of US tax reform bill
Mon 04 December 2017 08:27
(ShareCast News) - London stocks racked up strong gains in early trade on Monday, with sentiment underpinned by the passing of the US tax reform bill.
Europe open: Stocks climb as May flies to Brussels for Brexit talks
Mon 04 December 2017 08:22
(ShareCast News) - European stock markets were lifted on Monday morning ahead of the restart of key Brexit talks, as the single currency and sterling both sank against the dollar after the US Senate passed the Republican tax bill.
London pre-open: Stocks seen up as May heads to Brussels for more Brexit talks
Mon 04 December 2017 07:42
(ShareCast News) - London stocks looked set to make solid gains at the start on Monday as Prime Minister Theresa May makes her way to Brussels for more Brexit talks.
US close: Stocks shrug off political drama, focus on tax reforms
Sun 03 December 2017 23:29
(ShareCast News) - Stocks ended only slightly lower on Friday, brushing off news that ex-US National Security adviser, Michael Flynn, was set to testify against his old boss, President Trump.