|Day's range||30,335.29 - 30,616.51|
|52-week range||24,201.91 - 33,484.08|
The 10-year US Treasury yield hit 2.9980 per cent on Monday, according to Reuters data, before edging back slightly. “A breakout beyond 3 per cent is a psychological line in the sand for many institutional investors allocating money between bonds and equities,” said Jasper Lawler, head of research at London Capital Group.
Brussels wants to end the practice of distributing cohesion money almost exclusively on the basis of gross domestic product per head, replacing it with much broader criteria covering everything from youth unemployment, education and the environment to migration and innovation. In markets, yields on 10-year US Treasuries, which move inversely to price, rose 1 basis point to a four-year high following on from a wave of selling on Friday.
Trade talks and private sector PMI figures due out of the Eurozone and the U.S will be providing the markets with some further guidance on whether the recent soft patch is likely to extend into the 2nd quarter.
Asian stocks closed lower on Monday, as investors kept an eye on rising U.S. Treasury yields and digested declines in technology stocks seen stateside.
Global Markets Are Mixed on April 20, US Market Fell OvernightEconomic calendar 5:30 AM EST: BoE Monetary Policy Committee member Michael Saunders speaks 7:30 AM EST: German Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann speaks 11:15 AM EST: FOMC member John Williams speaks 1:00 PM EST: Baker Hughes’s US oil rig count
The S&P 500 snapped a three-day winning streak Thursday, as tumbling shares of consumer-staple companies pulled the broad index lower.
Wednesday 21:00 GMT Strong gains for energy stocks helped the S&P 500 eke out a modest gain as oil prices hit fresh four-year highs, although financials lost ground — in spite of a sparkling set of results ...
U.S. stocks rose Tuesday, driven by strong corporate results, extending Monday’s rally and sending the Dow industrials back into positive territory for 2018. The S&P 500 added 28.55 points, or 1.1%, to 2706.39, as 10 of the index’s 11 sectors traded higher. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite rose 124.81 points, or 1.7%, to 7281.10.
SHANGHAI, April 18 (Reuters) - China stocks opened about 1 percent higher, led by the financial sector, after the central bank said it would cut banks' reserve requirements in a surprise move seen as supporting ...
Asian markets gained on Wednesday, tracking the firmer lead from Wall Street where investors cheered robust quarterly earnings.
Mixed Global Markets, Improved Risk Appetite on April 17Economic calendar 8:30 AM EST: US building permits (March) 8:30 AM EST: US housing starts (March) 9:15 AM EST: FOMC member Williams speaks 9:15 AM EST: US industrial production (March) 10:00 AM EST: FOMC member Quarles speaks 11:00 AM EST: FOMC member Harker speaks 4:30 PM EST: US API weekly crude oil stock 5:40 PM EST: FOMC member Bostic speaks 7:50 PM EST: Japan’s adjusted trade balance 7:50 PM EST: Japan’s imports and exports
Asian stock markets struggled for direction Tuesday morning, though beaten-up equities in Hong Kong and China got a lift from news of better-than-expected economic growth in the mainland.
Tuesday 21:00 BST Hefty gains for the technology sector led Wall Street higher for a second day, as encouraging corporate earnings releases outweighed lingering concerns over geopolitics and global trade. ...
Transportation companies boosted major indexes Monday, as some strong corporate-profit reports helped investors look past simmering geopolitical tensions.
Stock markets were mixed in Asia on Tuesday despite a positive lead in from Wall Street, where the S&P 500 gained 0.8 per cent on Monday as concerns that the crisis in Syria could escalate uncontrollably ...
Premarket trading was positive Monday as defense stocks responded to a coalition missile strike and Bank of America and Netflix dominated the earnings calendar.
Low Global Market Risk Appetite, Geopolitical Concerns EscalateEconomic calendar 8:30 AM EST: US core retail sales (March) 8:30 AM EST: US NY Empire State Manufacturing Index (April) 10:00 AM EST: US business inventories (February) 12:00 PM EST: FOMC member Kaplan speaks 12:00 PM EST: FOMC member Kashkari speaks 1:15 PM EST: FOMC member Bostic speaks 10:00 PM EST: China’s fixed asset investment (March) 10:00 PM EST: China’s GDP (Q1) 10:00 PM EST: China’s industrial production (March) 10:00 PM EST: National Bureau of Statistics of China Press Conference
Asian stocks saw early gains erode by midmorning Monday, led by declines in Hong Kong and Chinese equities as investors assess airstrikes against Syria over the weekend and focus on the start of earnings ...
Monday 21:00 BST US stocks started the week on a firm note and oil prices fell as concerns that the crisis in Syria could escalate in an uncontrolled fashion proved unfounded — for now, at least. “The ...
As the US prepares further sanctions against Russia in response to its support for the Syrian regime, Moscow is still struggling to find ways to retaliate for the first salvo imposed this month. Measures ...
Hong Kong and China stocks moved lower in the morning session on Monday as traders responded to central bank movements, trade tensions and the US-led strikes in Syria. Weakness in the Hong Kong dollar ...
U.S. stocks slipped Friday but notched weekly gains, buoyed by rallying energy shares and signs that a trade spat among the world’s top economies was easing.
Global Markets Are Stable on April 13, Improved Risk AppetiteEconomic calendar 8:00 AM EST: FOMC member Rosengren speaks 9:00 AM EST: FOMC member Bullard speaks 10:00 AM EST: US JOLTs Job Openings (February) 10:00 AM EST: US Michigan Consumer Expectations (April) 1:00 PM EST: US Baker Hughes oil rig count 1:00 PM EST: FOMC member Kaplan speaks