Market reports from ShareCast
Europe open: Shares higher as investors price in central bank moves
Fri 27 May 2022 08:28
(Sharecast News) - European shares were higher at the open on Friday on the back of a Wall Street rally and positive closes in Asia as investors became more comfortable with central bank efforts to tackle inflation.
US close: Stocks rise again after Fed minutes, retail earnings
Thu 26 May 2022 23:31
(Sharecast News) - Wall Street stocks closed well into positive territory on Thursday, as investors continued to digest minutes from the FOMC's latest meeting, a second GDP estimate, and a number of retail earnings.
Europe close: Stocks end higher, but some analysts wary
Thu 26 May 2022 18:08
(Sharecast News) - European stocks finished firmly in positive territory on Thursday, driven by upbeat corporate news and a positive assessment of the US economy by the Federal Reserve, but some analysts in the City expressed wariness.