Market reports from ShareCast
Europe midday: Shares higher on upbeat earnings, Yellen comments
Tue 19 January 2021 12:04
(Sharecast News) - European shares were still in the green at lunch on Tuesday, kept afloat by upbeat earnings reports and positive remarks on US stimulus measures by US Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen.
Asia report: Markets mostly higher as Hong Kong locks down further
Tue 19 January 2021 11:43
(Sharecast News) - Markets in Asia closed mostly firmer on Tuesday, as investors held their breath ahead of the inauguration of US president-elect Joe Biden later in the week, and monitored the ongoing global Covid-19 pandemic.