Market reports from ShareCast
London open: Stocks little changed amid fresh trade war worries
Fri 08 February 2019 08:14
(Sharecast News) - London stocks were a little higher in early trade on Friday despite fresh concerns about trade relations between the US and China as it emerged that Donald Trump won't meet Chinese President Xi Jinping before the 1 March tariff deadline
London pre-open: Stocks seen a touch higher but trade worries to cap gains
Fri 08 February 2019 07:35
(Sharecast News) - London stocks were set to edge up at the open on Friday following heavy losses in the previous session, but gains were expected to be limited amid worries about Sino-US trade relations.
US close: Dow closes 220 lower, Sears rallies after judge approves Lampert's takeover bid
Thu 07 February 2019 21:13
(Sharecast News) - Wall Street trading ended with all major indexes recording losses on Thursday as investors sifted through more company earnings releases, with Sears staging a late rally after a bankruptcy judge approved billionaire Eddie Lampert's take
Europe close: Carmakers' shares pummeled amid growth, US tariff concerns
Thu 07 February 2019 18:27
(Sharecast News) - Stocks across the Channel reeled after the European Union's executive arm slashed its near-term forecasts for economic growth across the bloc and after reports broke that a sizeable distance remained between the US and China in trade ta
US open: Wall Street trading opens with losses as earnings continue to pour in
Thu 07 February 2019 14:42
(Sharecast News) - Wall Street trading began with losses on Thursday as investors sifted through more company earnings releases, with social media giant Twitter, in particular, under the cosh following the release of its quarterly numbers.
Europe midday: Stocks reel after EU slashes growth forecasts
Thu 07 February 2019 11:50
(Sharecast News) - Stocks across the Channel are reeling after the European Union's executive arm slashed its near-term forecasts for economic growth across the bloc, even as traders paused for breath given recent strong gains in stockmarkets.
London midday: FTSE pares losses as pound dips after BoE announcement
Thu 07 February 2019 11:21
(Sharecast News) - London stocks had flattened out by midday on Thursday as sterling lost ground after a dovish policy announcement from the Bank of England paired with cuts to its forecasts for UK growth.