|Day's range||7,506.31 - 7,550.44|
|52-week range||6,676.60 - 7,599.00|
U.S. stock indexes edged mostly lower in early trading Monday as investors sized up the latest company earnings news. Health care companies notched some of the biggest gains. Industrial stocks and consumer-focused companies were among the biggest laggards. Oil prices rose.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index started this week on a mixed note. It started lower on October 17 and traded near the opening prices in the morning.
U.K. stocks were steady Tuesday after investors received inflation data that could harden the case for the Bank of England to raise British borrowing costs.
European stocks slipped into the red Tuesday, with auto makers edging back after a lackluster industry update, but Credit Suisse Group AG shares advanced as the Swiss bank was reportedly in talks with ...
Worries about Brexit talks between London and Brussels add to the case for dialing back exposure to U.K. stocks, but the biggest reason to underweight them could be the market’s makeup.
The FTSE 100 gapped higher at the open on Monday, but then rolled over to fall towards the 7520 level. I think that the market has plenty of support just below, especially near the 7500 level, but where we are right now has been supportive as well. Because of this, I’m looking for some type … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast October 17, 2017, Technical Analysis
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were little-changed Tuesday after Wall Street's major indexes rose to new highs as China prepared to open a key political meeting.
JPMorgan, up 2.1 per cent, and Bank of America , up 1.8 per cent, led gains in bank stocks, tracking a climb in US Treasury yields, which benefits banks. The S&P financial index was up 0.5 per cent. Apple shares rose 1.6 per cent following a bullish brokerage call on the iPhone maker.
The FTSE's blue-chip miners narrowly failed to keep London stocks in positive territory as robust Chinese import and producer price data sent bullish signals. UBS reiterated on Monday that speculative ...
U.K. stocks swung between small gains and losses on Monday, but ended slightly lower with medical firm ConvaTec leading decliners after wiping out a quarter of its market value.
European stock markets are mostly slightly higher. The DAX is leading the way and is once again trying to clear the 13000 mark amid a weaker EUR and rising commodity prices. The FTSE 100 is still managing a small gain, but the Spanish IBEX is underperforming as the conflict between Catalonia and the central government … Continue reading Catalonia Will Not Back Down which is Weighing on Spanish Stocks
The FTSE 100 initially fell during the week, but then turned around to rally significantly. The 7500 level should now offer support as it was resistance in the past, but I do recognize we could get a bit of volatility as we are a bit overextended currently. I think that eventually we should reach above … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price forecast for the week of October 16, 2017, Technical Analysis
Dow Jones Global Indexes | Global Stock Markets The United Kingdom has endured more turbulence this month, with Prime Minister Theresa May looking in danger of losing her job and Brexit talks reaching a stalemate. Such political problems add to the case for dialing back on broad bets on British stocks. Central banks worldwide have been signaling an end to the era of ultra-easy money.
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Friday to wrap up a subdued week, and technology companies did most of the heavy lifting. Investors were also pleased to see that shoppers spent more money in September.
Stocks rebounded at Friday's open as third quarter earnings season gathered momentum with reports from Bank Of America, Wells Fargo and PNC Financial.
At 6:45 AM EST on October 13, the FTSE 100 Index was trading at 7,534.50—a fall of 0.29%. The iShares MSCI United Kingdom (EWU) rose 0.23% on October 12.
European stocks mostly rise on Friday, as Bayer AG shares rally on news the German conglomerate has reached a multibillion-euro deal to sell parts of its business, which helped the DAX register another ...
U.K. stocks fell Friday, under pressure as the pound climbed to a nearly two-week high on prospects for a smoother exit for Britain out of the European Union.
The FTSE 100 gapped lower at the open on Thursday, but turned around to not only fill that gap, but broke out to the upside. By doing so, we reached towards the 7560 handle, an area that caused a little bit of a pullback. However, I think there is more than enough support underneath to … Continue reading FTSE 100 Index Price Forecast October 13, 2017, Technical Analysis
Sky wanted to tell the story of how dynastic fantasy Games of Thrones had boosted its viewing figures and earnings. But, on Thursday, all eyes in Middle Earth - or, at least, Isleworth - were on the TV ...
Fund managers were an in-favour sector as the FTSE 100 edged to a new record high. St James's Place led the blue-chip risers, up 4.1 per cent to £11.76, after JPMorgan Cazenove advised buying ahead of ...
Spanish stocks edge lower Thursday, catching their breath after the prior day’s rally that was sparked by worries abating over Catalonia’s independence push, while Europe’s main equity benchmark struggles ...