|Day's range||7,473.16 - 7,496.70|
|52-week range||6,925.90 - 7,599.00|
European stocks slipped Thursday, as investors prepared to receive a policy decision from the European Central Bank and hear what policy makers may signal about interest rates moving forward.
U.K. stocks decline on Thursday, as traders digest a defeat to the government’s Brexit bill and looked ahead to the last Bank of England policy meeting for the year.
Investors hoping for a reprieve from European geopolitical volatility in 2018 shouldn’t hold their breath. At the same time, a resulting weaker euro and price swings could mean better returns for equities....
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday after the Fed raised rates again, meeting investor expectations but providing few surprises.
Stocks in Europe dropped as investors await the outcome of the last European Central Bank meeting of the year. The euro was steady along with core European bonds after Treasuries dropped in the wake of ...
European stocks pulled back from a five-week high Wednesday, with Italian stocks losing the most as the country begins to gear up for a national election next year.
In this series, we’ll analyze the November performances of the services PMIs for developed economies, including the United States, the United Kingdom, the Eurozone, Germany, France, Spain, and Japan.
European stock markets are mostly down, after a largely positive session in Asia. Japan underperformed as the yen strengthened amid a wider dip in the dollar, amid fresh concerns about Trump’s legislative agenda following the Democrats’ victory in Alabama and this also weighed on European markets, leaving the DAX down along with the Euro Stoxx 50. The FTSE 100 outperformed slightly as weaker than expected unemployment numbers knocked sterling down from highs, the IBEX, which was hit by the government’s sale of a 7% stake in Bankia Tuesday bounced back, while Italy’s MIB underperformed in tandem with BTPs amid reports of a general election in early March next year.
The FTSE 100 rallied significantly during the trading session on Tuesday, reaching the psychologically important 7500 level. This is an area that has a certain amount of psychological importance, as the number should attract a lot of attention.
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Wednesday following overnight gains on Wall Street as investors looked ahead to a likely U.S. interest rate hike.
NEW YORK: Wall Street stocks are higher in afternoon trade with the biggest boost from the financial sectors as investors bet on strong economic growth a day ahead of the US Federal Reserve's widely-expected ...
European stocks close in the green Tuesday, with smart-card maker Gemalto NV and retail giant Steinhoff Holdings NV scoring notable gains.
Bill Gross thinks investors need to avoid parking their money in US (SPX-INDEX) Treasuries (TLT) (BND) during a crisis arising out of a policy mistake, a geopolitical issue, or unexpected risk.
European stock markets are higher on Tuesday, but have had difficulty gaining traction as weak German sentiment weighed on the DAX. European yields are moving higher, led by Gilts, after stronger than expected inflation data and as the FTSE 100 moved higher. The unexpected jump in U.K. CPI added to pressure on Gilts, while a slightly weaker than anticipated German ZEW reading supported Bund outperformance, especially as the DAX also struggled as the EUR advanced against dollar and pound.
Investors in Europe remained focused on Brexit negotiations and the Senate's decision to approve a new tax Bill last week.
At 3:30 AM EST, the DAX Index was trading at 13,177.50—a gain of 1.8%. The iShares MSCI Germany (EWG) rose 0.36% on December 8.
Switzerland’s stocks are changing hands below their typical premium, the Swiss franc appears poised to slide further against the euro, and earnings growth looks good.