Market reports from ShareCast
Europe midday: Stocks dip ahead of jobs data, trade risks alive in the background
Fri 07 September 2018 11:48
(Sharecast News) - Stocks have flipped into slight losses come midday, ahead of the release of the key monthly US jobs report and amid the threat of an imminent escalation in global trade tensions.
London open: Stocks steady as investors eye trade developments, payrolls
Fri 07 September 2018 08:05
(Sharecast News) - London stocks were steady in early trade on Friday, with traders reluctant to make any big moves either way as they kept an eye on global trade developments and looked to the release of the non-farm payrolls report.
Europe open: Investors tread cautiously ahead of US jobs report, China tariffs
Fri 07 September 2018 07:51
(Sharecast News) - Stocks have begun the session trading slightly higher ahead of the release, later in the session, of the key monthly US jobs report, amid the threat of an escalation in global trade tensions.
US close: Markets finish mixed as trade remains in focus
Fri 07 September 2018 00:08
(Sharecast News) - Wall Street trading finished on a mixed note on Thursday, as investors kept a watchful eye on trade talks between the US and Canada and any developments in terms of relations with China, with a slew of data releases also in focus.
Europe close: Investors sell tech as they wait on key US jobs data
Thu 06 September 2018 16:40
(Sharecast News) - Investors kept their cards close to their chest on Thursday, ahead of the release of a key report on the US jobs market due out the next day and amid a second day of heavy selling in US technology stocks.
US open: Unsteady start to trading following mixed data
Thu 06 September 2018 14:23
(Sharecast News) - Wall Street trading got off to a mixed start on Thursday as investors eyed trade talks between the US and Canada and any developments in terms of relations with China, with a slew of data releases also in focus.
London midday: Stocks maintain losses amid trade worries; utilities buck trend
Thu 06 September 2018 10:57
(Sharecast News) - London stocks were still in the red early on Thursday afternoon following a very short-lived pop into positive territory as investors kept an eye on global trade developments and mulled over a slew of corporate releases.