Market reports from ShareCast
London pre-open: Stocks to edge down as investors digest China data
Thu 09 August 2018 07:39
(Sharecast News) - London stocks were set to edge lower at the open on Thursday as investors digest the latest Chinese inflation figures and continue to keep an eye on any trade developments between the US and China.
London close: Shares gains as Brexit worries send pound lower
Wed 08 August 2018 16:59
(Sharecast News) - London stocks pushed higher on Wednesday as Brexit worries sent the pound tumbling to its lowest level versus the dollar in nearly a year, while a late plunge in oil prices came too late to have an effect.
Asia report: Markets mixed as US confirms next round of China tariffs
Wed 08 August 2018 12:16
(Sharecast News) - Markets in Asia finished in a mixed state on Wednesday, as Chinese markets fell after a solid rebound on Tuesday amid ongoing reactions to global trade tensions, largely instigated by Washington.