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Sector movers: Miners pace gains, BT down as investors 'in no rush'

Mon 15 July 2019 17:53

(Sharecast News) - Miners and industrial metals names paced gains at the start of the week, boosted by a slate of solid economic data out China referencing the month of June.

Sector movers: Dovish Fed and dip in US dollar feed strength in oil services and miners

Wed 10 July 2019 13:10

(Sharecast News) - In his semiannual Monetary Report to the House Financial Services committee, Jerome Powell outlined how weak economic growth overseas and uncertainty around trade might negatively impact the US even as inflationary pressures were limite

Sector movers: Miners hit by drop in commodity prices, slump in iron ore

Fri 05 July 2019 16:17

(Sharecast News) - Miners were pummelled at the end of the week as the US dollar snapped higher on the back of an unexpectedly strong reading on the US jobs market for June, which in turn pushed commodity prices lower.

Sector movers: Mobile telecommunications, Life insurers pace gains

Thu 04 July 2019 13:03

(Sharecast News) - The more cyclical segments of the market paced gains on Thursday, with investor sentiment helped by the record highs notched up by Wall Street's main market gauges in the previous session and hopes for easier central bank policies going

Sector movers: Oil equipment stocks pace losses as markets reset

Wed 29 May 2019 21:17

(Sharecast News) - Oil equipment stocks were unwanted, as a spate of reports in China's state-controlled press said the country's government might restrict the supply of rare earths to foreign users.

Sector movers: Profit-taking in pharma alongside bounce in Aston Martin, Petrofac

Tue 28 May 2019 21:48

(Sharecast News) - Defensives paced declines in the stock market on Tuesday even as equities slipped, albeit after having traded higher throughout most of the session.

Sector movers: Oil services slide, personal goods rise

Thu 18 April 2019 14:33

(Sharecast News) - On the last day of trading before the long Easter weekend, investors hunting for golden eggs found two in the personal goods sector, while the oil services sector was stunk out by one rotten egg.

Sector movers: Retailers on the rise

Tue 16 April 2019 15:50

(Sharecast News) - London markets were lifted by a real mix of sectors on Tuesday as various European markets notched up fresh six-month highs.

Sector movers: Miners tail off

Mon 15 April 2019 15:48

(Sharecast News) - Markets were mixed on Monday with miners in the mire but mobile telecoms marching higher.

Sector movers: Oil stocks retreat

Tue 09 April 2019 13:40

(Sharecast News) - Oil stocks retreated to drag the London equity indices under the waterline on Tuesday, while defensive sectors such as health care, life insurance and telecoms provided a little buoyancy.