London midday: Stocks drift lower as investors eye FOMC minutes
Wed 11 October 2017 11:18
(ShareCast News) - London stocks were still a touch lower by midday on Wednesday in a pretty listless session, as investors awaited the release of the minutes from the Federal Open Markets Committee's September meeting after the close.
Asia report: Markets mostly higher on positive economic data
Wed 11 October 2017 10:49
(ShareCast News) - Markets in Asia were mainly in the green on Wednesday, as indices followed the lead of a strong Wall Street overnight after fresh signs of confidence in the United States.
London open: Stocks nudge lower as investors eye Fed minutes; Dunelm surges
Wed 11 October 2017 08:11
(ShareCast News) - London stocks nudged lower in early trade on Wednesday, with little in the way of market-moving news due before the minutes from the Federal Open Markets Committee's previous meeting after the close.
London pre-open: Stocks to edge higher as Catalonia worries ease
Wed 11 October 2017 07:40
(ShareCast News) - London stocks were set for a positive open on Wednesday, in line with Europe after Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont softened his stance on independence, looking to negotiate with Madrid.
US close: Stocks step higher as dollar dips amid Trump tax tiffs
Tue 10 October 2017 23:03
(ShareCast News) - US stocks indices extended their gains on a Tuesday that was light in terms of economic data with investors waiting for minutes from the Federal Reserve's last policy meeting and for the corporate earnings season to kick off later in th
Europe close: Periphery stocks under pressure ahead of Catalan vote
Tue 10 October 2017 19:36
(ShareCast News) - Stocks on the Continent were only marginally lower by the end of trading as traders waited on a possible declaration of independence by the president of the Spanish region of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont, although shares on the peripher
London close: Factory data provides fillip for shares
Tue 10 October 2017 18:14
(ShareCast News) - London stocks finished higher on Tuesday as the pound got a small lift from news that UK industrial and manufacturing data improved more than expected in August.
US open: Wall Street edges higher ahead of Fed speakers
Tue 10 October 2017 16:40
(ShareCast News) - US stocks are registering slight gains in a light day in terms of fresh economic data with investors waiting on the start of the corporate earnings season later in the week and the release of the minutes of the Federal Reserve's last po
Europe midday: Stocks still under the cosh, with Catalonia in focus
Tue 10 October 2017 12:37
(ShareCast News) - Stocks continue to be under moderate selling pressure towards midday as traders wait for a possible declaration of independence by the president of the Spanish region of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont.
Europe midday: Stocks wait on Catalan president's speech
Tue 10 October 2017 11:23
(ShareCast News) - Stocks have started the morning under moderate selling pressure as traders wait for a possible declaration of independence by the president of the Spanish region of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont.