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On 20 August 2019 - US soft; Europe off on politics; Asia mixed

Markets await Fed comments later in week.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 21 Aug 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 20 Aug 2019

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On 14 August 2019 - Global shares: US, Europe plunge on recession talk; Asia up on trade hope

Fixed income rally, geopolitical worries hurt risk assets in Europe, US hours.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 15 Aug 2019

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On 12 August 2019 - Global shares: US, Europe off on US-China worries, Asia mixed

Hong Kong in focus as protests mount, airport shut.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 13 Aug 2019

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On 07 August 2019 - US, Europe better, Asia mixed as trade, growth worries linger

Stocks move opposite US Treasuries in uncertain, volatile trading.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 08 Aug 2019

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On 06 August 2019 - US rebounds as China currency worry eases; Europe, Asia off

Risk sentiment recovers as China limits yuan decline

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 07 Aug 2019

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On 05 August 2019 - US, Europe, Asia drop sharply as US-China trade war escalates

Chinese yuan move below 7 per dollar raises worry about currency war

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 06 Aug 2019

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On 02 August 2019 - US, Europe, Asia stocks off as Trump resumes trade war

Bond yields fall and the Yen and Swiss franc rally on flight from risk.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 05 Aug 2019

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On 01 August 2019 - US down on Trump tariff tweet; Europe up; Asia off

Trump to impose 10 percent tariffs on another $300 billion in China exports

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 02 Aug 2019

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On 30 July 2019 - US steady to lower, Europe off as market awaits Fed; Asia better

Earnings a bit soft; US economic data come in strong

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 31 Jul 2019

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On 31 July 2019 - US down on Fed disappointment, Europe up on earnings, Asia off

Fed leaves market uncertain on whether more rate cuts are coming

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 31 Jul 2019

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On 29 July 2019 - Global shares: US, Europe mixed to weaker as market awaits macro news; Asia off

M&A in focus with Mylan-Pfizer generic drug deal, UK’s LSE buying Refinitiv

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 30 Jul 2019

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On 26 July 2019 - US, Europe better on earnings; Asia off

Market eyes impact of better economic data on Fed rate cut plans

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 29 Jul 2019

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On 25 July 2019 - US, Europe off on earnings, ECB; Asia gains, with Australia leading

ECB not quite dovish enough to meet market expectations

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 26 Jul 2019

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On 24 July 2019 - US, Europe mixed on earnings, Asia better

Markets hopeful on US-China trade as talks to resume Monday

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 25 Jul 2019

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On 23 July 2019 - US, Europe, Asia gain on earnings, hopes for US-China talks

Expectations for global monetary easing underpin markets

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 24 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 22 July 2019 - US, Europe flat to higher in cautious trading; Asia off

US tech shares better on Goldman upgrade, US-China trade hopes

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 23 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 19 July 2019 - US off on Fed headlines, Europe, Asia better

Market hopes fade for aggressive Fed rate cuts in July

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 22 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 18 July 2019 - Lack of trade progress pulls Asia and Europe lower

US shares mixed as Netflix weighs but rate-cut hopes build.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 19 Jul 2019

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On 17 July 2019 - US, Europe, Asia weaker on trade worries and earnings news

US transportation shares hurt by railroad CSX warning on trade war impact

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 18 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 16 July 2019 - US weaker as trade worries return; Europe better, Asia off

Energy stocks off as oil prices fall; tech off on Trump trade comment

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 17 Jul 2019

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On 13 July 2019 - US flat; Europe better, Asia mixed

Trading tentative as market awaits earnings reports, US-China trade news.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 16 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 12 July 2019 - US up on more Fed rate cut talk; Europe flat, Asia mixed

Pharma shares hit on worries over US intervention on drug prices

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 15 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 11 July 2019 - US gains on rate cut hopes; Europe off, Asia better

Second day of Powell comments lifts sentiment again

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 12 Jul 2019

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On 10 July 2019 - US up on Powell comments, Europe off, Asia mixed

Market sees at least 25 basis point rate cut at Fed’s July 30-31 meeting

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 11 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 09 July 2019 - US narrowly mixed before Fed's Powell; Europe off, Asia flat to lower

German shares hit by trade worries as chemicals giant BASF warns of slowdown.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 10 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 08 July 2019 - US, Europe, Asia off as Fed rate cut expectations diminish

Analyst downgrades hit tech shares, pharma off on Trump price threat.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 09 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 05 July 2019 - US, Europe off as jobs data hit Fed easing hopes; Asia mostly flat

US bond yields, dollar rise as market pushes back rate cut expectation

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 08 Jul 2019

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On 04 July 2019 - Global markets were mixed in thin trading

The US market was shut for the Fourth of July. European and Asian markets were cautious on lingering concerns over the trade war.

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Fidelity Research team - 05 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 03 July 2019 - US, Europe up on hopes for rate cuts, Asia mixed

Fed, ECB appointments bolster expectations for easing.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 04 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 02 July 2019 - US, Asia flat as US-China trade rally fades, Europe better

Oil drop hits energy shares on post-OPEC disappointment.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 03 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 01 July 2019 - US, Europe, Asia up on US-China trade relief

US shares retreat from highs late in day as caution returns.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 02 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 28 June 2019 - Bank shares lift US and Europe, Asia off

Markets hope for trade truce, resumption of talks after Trump-Xi meeting.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 01 Jul 2019

Anne D Picker

On 26 June 2019 - Global shares: US, Europe, Asia mostly weaker on uncertain US-China trade picture

Disappointment over Fed posture weighs on stocks, though risk appetite better.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 27 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 21 June 2019 - Global shares mixed: Week-long rally fizzles on Friday

UK chipmaker warns over Huawei, Trump and Xi expected to meet at G-20.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 24 Jun 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 21 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 19 June 2019 - Asia rallies but Europe down; US flat despite dovish Fed

Federal Reserve positions for future rate cuts as expected.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 20 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 18 June 2019 - US stocks edge up as tech recovers, energy shares rise with oil prices

ECB’s Draghi boosts anticipation of monetary accommodation.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 19 Jun 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 18 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 14 June 2019 - US stocks off after Broadcom warns on Huawei impact

Risk-off sentiment returns on trade worries, weak Chinese data.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 17 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 12 June 2019 - US stocks off slightly as US-China trade worries weigh on investors

US CPI feeds rate cut expectations but traders are cautious.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 13 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 11 June 2019 - US stocks fade as rally loses steam on Trump trade threats

Trade worries offset reports of new China stimulus.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 12 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 10 June 2019 - Stocks up on US-Mexico Trade News

US large caps, automakers gain on relief over tariffs

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 11 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 07 June 2019 - Stocks rally on expected Fed easing after weak US jobs report

Markets also hope for US-Mexico deal to avert tariffs.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 10 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 05 June 2019 - Stocks up on rate cut hopes

Tech shares, utilities lead gains; oil off on global slowdown worry.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 06 Jun 2019

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On 04 June 2019 - Stocks rebound on Fed policy hopes

Fed Chairman says will “act as appropriate” to offset impact of trade war

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 05 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 03 June 2019 - US stocks mixed with tech stocks hit by regulatory worries

Gold, US treasuries rally as hopes rise for Fed easing.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 04 Jun 2019

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On 31 May 2019 - Markets hit again as Trump threatens more tariffs on Mexico

US threat to widen trade war triggers another risk-off move.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 03 Jun 2019

Anne D Picker

On 30 May 2019 - US stocks recover late but sentiment poor as US-China trade rhetoric heats up

Oil prices drop, interest rates lower as market sees global slowdown.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 31 May 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 30 May 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 29 May 2019

Anne D Picker

On 23 May 2019 - Global stock slide deepens as US-China relations deteriorate

US economic data mixed, European data favorable, Asian data soft

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 24 May 2019

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On 22 May 2019 - Global shares mixed: US slips, Europe and Asia narrowly mixed

US set to widen China tariffs; Boeing, British Steel, Hikvision in the news.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 23 May 2019

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On 21 May 2019 - Global stocks rally as US temporarily postpones Huawei ban

Consumer confidence up in Europe; existing home sales soft in the US.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 22 May 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 20 May 2019

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On 16 May 2019 - Global stocks rally despite deepening US-China trade tensions

No-deal Brexit concerns sink pound; Expectations of Chinese stimulus help Shanghai.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 17 May 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 16 May 2019

Anne D Picker

On 14 May 2019 - US and European gain on upbeat US-China tariff talk; Asian stocks end off lows

President Trump downplays trade dispute; China confirms talks to continue.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 15 May 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 14 May 2019

Anne D Picker

On 10 May 2019 - Global stocks bounce back as US tariffs take effect

Weekly losses still heavy; Uber falls in IPO.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 13 May 2019

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On 9 May 2019 - US stocks pare losses on late trade hopes; Europe and Asia sink

Trump cites 'beautiful letter' from Xi; trade talks continue.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 10 May 2019

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On 8 May 2019 - US-China trade holds down stocks; US and Europe steady, Asia sells off

Reports say China back peddled on deal; Trump 'happy' with tariffs.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 09 May 2019

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On 7 May 2019 - Global stocks fall sharply; key week for US-China trade

EC Commission shaves outlook; RBA refrains from immediate rate cut.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 08 May 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 01 May 2019

Anne D Picker

On 29 April 2019 - US stocks rise on strong headline GDP; Europe and Asia mixed on Friday

Europe up after Spanish election; US-China talks at 'critical point'.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 30 Apr 2019

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On 26 April 2019 - US stocks rise on strong headline GDP; Europe and Asia mixed on Friday

Inventories give US GDP deceptive boost; Japanese economic data mixed.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 29 Apr 2019

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On 25 April 2019 - Global stocks mixed: 3M hits Dow in US, merger cancellations rattle Europe

Bank of Japan joins run of central banks shifting to greater stimulus

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 26 Apr 2019

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On 24 April 2019 - Global shares on Wednesday mixed following Tuesday's US rally

Economic data downbeat; takeover news in US and Europe.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 25 Apr 2019

Anne D Picker

On 23 April 2019 - US shares rally strongly on earnings; Nasdaq and S&P hit records

Europe Reacts to Monday's Oil Rally; Asia Flat on China Stimulus Doubts.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 24 Apr 2019

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On 22 April 2019 - US and Asian stocks mostly flat; oil climbs on expiration of Iranian waivers

Structural deleveraging' cited in China; European markets closed.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 23 Apr 2019

Anne D Picker

On 17 April 2019 - Global stocks get only modest lift from solid Chinese data

US exports jump but Beige Book soft; Qualcomm surges on Apple deal.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 18 Apr 2019

Anne D Picker

On 16 April 2019 - US Shares Rise Despite Weak Economic Data; Shares Jump in Europe and China

Boeing Gets Passing Grade, Reports of Dovish Bias at the ECB.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 17 Apr 2019

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On 15 April 2019 - Global Shares Mixed; Banks Up in Asia But Down in US

Progress in trade talks reported; Chinese data awaited.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 16 Apr 2019

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On 12 April 2019 - Global stocks advance on solid Chinese exports and new loans data

US banks start off earnings season with mixed signals.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 15 Apr 2019

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On 11 April 2019 - Global stocks steady after European leaders agree to a “flexible extension” for Brexit

Inflation data show price pressures remain subdued in China, Europe and the United States.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 12 Apr 2019

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On 10 April 2019 - Global stocks mixed as EU leaders discuss another Brexit delay and US data shows steady inflation

ECB leaves rates on hold, while Federal Reserve minutes suggest a rate hike may still be considered later.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 11 Apr 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 10 Apr 2019

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On 5 April 2019 - US stocks advance after employment data show strong payrolls growth in March

UK government seeks further Brexit delay as new deadline approaches.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 08 Apr 2019

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On 4 April 2019 - Global stocks steady ahead of US employment report

US jobless claims fall but German data show further weakness in the manufacturing sector

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 05 Apr 2019

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On 3 April 2019 - Global stocks advance on Chinese data and headway on US-China trade talks

UK Prime Minister May meets opposition leader to seek bipartisan support for a Brexit deal.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 04 Apr 2019

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On 2 April 2019 - Global stocks steady as new Brexit deadline approaches and US data meet expectations

Reserve Bank of Australia leaves policy on hold while Australian government projects fiscal surpluses

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 03 Apr 2019

Anne D Picker

On 1 April 2019 - Global stocks advance on positive Chinese and US data

UK parliament rejects a new round of Brexit options.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 02 Apr 2019

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On 29 March 2019 - Global stocks advance on positive data and “constructive” US-China trade talks

Brexit outcome remains unclear as UK parliament again rejects government plan

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 01 Apr 2019

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On 27 March 2019 - Global stocks mixed as concerns about the economic outlook remain the key focus

UK Prime Minister Theresa May says she will step down if parliament passes Brexit deal.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 28 Mar 2019

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On 26 March 2019 - Global stocks bounce back despite subdued data

Brexit outlook remains unclear as UK parliament set to vote on potential options.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 27 Mar 2019

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On 22 March 2019 - US stocks fall and bonds rally after weak PMI surveys renew concerns about growth outlook

Report finds no conspiracy or coordination between Trump campaign and Russian government in 2016 election.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 25 Mar 2019

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On 21 March 2019 - Global stocks mixed as EU and UK leaders discuss Brexit delay

Bank of England and Swiss National Bank leave policy rates on hold.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 22 Mar 2019

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On 20 March 2019 - US stocks mixed after Federal Reserve downgrades outlook and signals policy stability

European Union set to permit Brexit delay subject to UK parliament approving withdrawal deal

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 21 Mar 2019

Anne D Picker

On 19 March 2019 - Global stocks steady ahead of Federal Reserve policy meeting

Data show weak US factory orders, steady UK unemployment, and a big drop in Australian house prices.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 20 Mar 2019

Anne D Picker

On 18 March 2019 - US stocks advance ahead of Federal Reserve policy meeting

Brexit vote in doubt; Chinese shares post another strong gain.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 19 Mar 2019

Anne D Picker

On 15 March 2019 - Global stocks advance on hopes of an orderly Brexit and progress on US-China trade talks

Data shows subdued inflation in Europe and weakness in the US manufacturing sector.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 18 Mar 2019

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On 14 March 2019 - Global stocks little changed as UK parliament votes to seek Brexit delay

Data point to slower output growth in China, subdued inflation in Europe, and solid US labour market

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 15 Mar 2019

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On 13 March 2019 - US stocks advance as inflation data point to further policy stability

UK parliament rejects no-deal Brexit, set to vote on requesting a delay to EU withdrawal.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 14 Mar 2019

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On 12 March 2019 - Global stocks mixed as UK parliament rejects revised Brexit deal

Legislators were unhappy that the deal would prevent the UK from being tied to the EU customs union due to arrangements covering its land border with Ireland.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 13 Mar 2019

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On 11 March 2019 - Global stocks advance ahead of key Brexit votes

European markets gained as shares in both Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank rose on continued merger speculation.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 12 Mar 2019

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On 8 March 2019 - Global markets declined

Stocks extend losses on Chinese trade, European manufacturing, and US labour data.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 11 Mar 2019

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On 7 March 2019 - Global stocks decline and US dollar advances as ECB downgrades outlook

US data shows a fall in jobless claims ahead of February employment report.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 08 Mar 2019

Anne D Picker

On 6 March 2019 - US stocks decline as data show wider trade deficit

Canadian dollar falls on BoC shift, Australian dollar falls on GDP.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 07 Mar 2019

Anne D Picker

On 5 March 2019 - Global stocks mixed as incoming data provide limited trading guidance

Strength in services sector offsetting weakness in manufacturing.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 06 Mar 2019

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On 4 March 2019 - Global stocks mixed as investors await details of US-China trade deal

US and UK construction data fall short of expectations.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 05 Mar 2019

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On 29 February 2019 - Global stocks gain Friday but PMI surveys show broad manufacturing weakness

Eurozone inflation subdued ahead of ECB policy meeting; Canadian dollar drops on weak GDP data.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 04 Mar 2019

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On 28 February 2019 - Global stocks broadly steady after data provide mixed signals

US-North Korea talks end without agreement but India-Pakistan tensions ease

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 01 Mar 2019

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On 27 February 2019 - US stocks little changed as officials report US-China trade deal still needs work

EU leaders indicate support for Brexit delay; Indian markets little changed after border dispute escalates.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 28 Feb 2019

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On 26 February 2019 - US stocks down slightly. European markets mixed, and Asian stocks lower

Pound rallies on signs that UK parliament may resolve Brexit uncertainty in coming weeks.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 27 Feb 2019

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On 25 February 2019 - Global stocks move higher as President Trumps halts tariff hikes

Comments from President Trump also push oil prices lower; Brexit stalemate continues ahead of UK parliament vote.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 26 Feb 2019

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On 22 February 2019 - Global stocks advance on signs of progress in US-China trade talks

UK government postpones planned vote as cabinet ministers call for Brexit delay if no deal is reached.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 25 Feb 2019

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On 21 February 2019 - Global stocks subdued as economic data point to further weakness

US campaign against Huawei continues as Chinese authorities reportedly block Australian coal imports.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 22 Feb 2019

Anne D Picker

On 20 February 2019 - Global stocks steady as investors await US-China trade talk outcomes

FOMC minutes show Fed positive on growth and labour market despite adjusting policy outlook to neutral.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 21 Feb 2019

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On 18 February 2019 - Global markets optimistic about US-China trade talks

US markets were closed for the President’s Day holiday.

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Fidelity Research team - 19 Feb 2019

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On 15 February 2019 - US stocks gain as government shutdown averted and US-China trade talks make progress

European Central Bank hints at additional policy support; Asian data subdued.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 18 Feb 2019

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On 14 February 2019 - US stocks mixed as retail sales data disappoint and President Trump to call for national emergency

UK parliament rejects government’s Brexit strategy; reports suggest US tariff hikes may be delayed.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 15 Feb 2019

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On 13 February 2019 - US stocks advance as inflation data strengthen the case for Fed patience

Talks continue to avoid US government shutdown and avert increase in US tariffs on Chinese imports.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 14 Feb 2019

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On 12 February 2019 - US stocks rally on confidence about government shutdown and trade talks

India inflation data suggest further rate cuts possible; Australian government loses key vote in parliament.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 13 Feb 2019

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On 11 February 2019 - US stocks steady as focus remains on trade and shutdown negotiations

UK growth data highlight impact of Brexit uncertainty on business investment.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 12 Feb 2019

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On 7 February 2019 - Global stocks down sharply on growth downgrades and renewed trade concerns

Reserve Bank of India reverses policy, Bank of England on hold, and chances building for Eurozone rate cut.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 08 Feb 2019

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On 6 February 2019 - Global stocks steady as automakers report mixed results

Australian dollar sells off sharply after officials shift view on the policy outlook.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 07 Feb 2019

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On 5 February 2019 - Global stocks advance ahead of state of the union address

Service sector PMI surveys show weak conditions in Europe but further strength in the US.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 06 Feb 2019

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On 4 February 2019 - Tech sector drives solid US stock gains; Alphabet earnings beat estimates after trading close

German Chancellor Merkel suggests “creative” response to Brexit impasse.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 05 Feb 2019

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On 1 February 2019 - US stocks steady after strong US employment and manufacturing reports

Eurozone data point to stronger case for policy easing; Nissan notes Brexit concerns as it cancels UK auto plans.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 04 Feb 2019

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On 31 January 2019 - Global stocks mixed ahead of US employment report

Facebook and General Electric surge after fourth-quarter reports; European banks and Samsung underperform.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 01 Feb 2019

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On 30 January 2019 - US stocks surge after Fed promises to be patient

ADP report points to strong US employment growth but European data show further weakness.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 31 Jan 2019

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On 29 January 2019 - Global stocks mixed ahead of Fed meeting, Brexit debate and US-China trade talks

Apple earnings in line with expectations; Chinese authorities condemn US charges against Huawei.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 30 Jan 2019

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On 28 January 2019 - Global stocks down after Asian data and company news stoke growth concerns

European markets were weighed down by the sharp fall in multinational miner Vale following a mining disaster at one of its operations in Brazil.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 29 Jan 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 25 Jan 2019

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On 23 January 2019 - Global stocks were mixed Wednesday

Investors turned their attention to earnings.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 24 Jan 2019

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On 22 January 2019 - Global stocks retreated — worries about fading growth dominated

Investors continued to worry about China/US trade negotiations.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 23 Jan 2019

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On 21 January 2019 - Fidelity International Global: Investors traded cautiously

In addition to earnings reports, they are concerned about global growth.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 22 Jan 2019

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On 17 January 2019 - US stocks up late on report US may cut Chinese tariffs

US jobless claims and manufacturing survey both better than expected; Eurozone inflation lower ahead of ECB meeting next week.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 18 Jan 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 17 Jan 2019

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On 15 January 2019 - Global stocks advance after Chinese officials pledge extra support for economy

US data shows muted inflation; UK parliament set for vote of no confidence in government after rejecting Brexit deal.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 16 Jan 2019

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On 14 January 2019 - Global stocks retreat after weak Chinese trade data; UK parliament prepares to vote on Brexit deal

Citigroup fourth-quarter earnings beat forecasts while PG&E seeks bankruptcy protection.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 15 Jan 2019

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On 11 January 2019 - Global stocks mixed Friday but record solid gains on the week

Subdued US inflation data suggest little urgency for Fed hikes; European data point to weak quarter.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 14 Jan 2019

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On 10 January 2019 - US stocks advance for a fifth consecutive day

Retailers disappointed but jobless claims were solid.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 11 Jan 2019

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 10 Jan 2019

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On 8 January 2019 - US stocks increase for third day as US-China trade talks continue

The Bank of Canada is expected to leave interest rates unchanged.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 09 Jan 2019

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On 3 January 2019 - Apple downgrade prompts global stock falls; US dollar weaker, gold and oil gain

US ISM report shows weaker manufacturing conditions but ADP report points to strong payrolls.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 04 Jan 2019

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On 2 January 2019 - US stocks advance after the new year break, despite weaker PMI data

Chinese and Eurozone PMIs point to weaker growth in December.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 03 Jan 2019

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On 18 December, 2018 - US shares rebound as they awaited the FOMC decision

The Banks of Japan and England also render decisions.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 18 Dec 2018

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On 14 December, 2018 - Global stocks tumbled to end the week

A busy week ahead with central bank decisions.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 17 Dec 2018

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On 13 December, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed as trade stimulus faded

The ECB announcement had little impact on the markets.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 13 Dec 2018

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On 11 December, 2018 - US shares edge up in choppy trading thanks to geopolitical issues

Investors will be parsing the US CPI release for signs of inflation.

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On 07 December, 2018 - Stocks were mixed Friday and mostly lower for the week

The uneasy trade situation between the US and China continues to upset traders.

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On 06 December, 2018 - Stocks plummet globally — except Nasdaq

Its employment Friday and investors will parse the report carefully.

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On 05 December, 2018 - Global markets retreated again on Wednesday; US markets were closed

With the release of the Beige Book investors will begin to focus on the FOMC meeting in two weeks.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 06 Dec 2018

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On 30 November, 2019 - Stocks were mixed as investors waited for the G20 results

This week will see a slew of updated economic data.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 03 Dec 2018

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On 28 November, 2018 - US stocks rallied after Powell says interest rates near neutral

Investors will be reading the minutes from the last FOMC meeting carefully.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 29 Nov 2018

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On 27 November, 2018 - Stocks were mixed as investors waited for tariff talks

Investors are nervously waiting for the outcome of the Trump/Xi meeting.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 28 Nov 2018

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On 26 November, 2018 - Stocks rebounded Monday; investors returned after last week’s sell-off

Expectations of holiday cyber-spending sent shares of online retailers higher.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 27 Nov 2018

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On 23 November, 2018 - Global markets were mixed on Friday

US markets ended lower, hurt largely by energy stocks. European markets rose, supported by banking stocks while energy stocks remained weak. Asian markets were mixed.

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On 22 November, 2018 - Global markets were mixed in thin trading

US markets were closed for Thanksgiving. European markets slid on weak energy and banking stocks. Asian markets were mixed on a lack of global cues.

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On 21 November, 2018 - Stock indices rebounded Wednesday after sinking for two days

Investors continue to worry about the Trump/Xi meeting at the Group of 20.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 22 Nov 2018

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On 20 November, 2018 - Stocks tumble again on Tuesday

Investors are nervous prior to the holiday selling season.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 21 Nov 2018

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 20 Nov 2018

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On 15 November, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed thanks to Brexit ructions

There might be some movement on the trade scene.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 16 Nov 2018

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On 14 November, 2018 - Most global stock indices retreated in the aftermath of mid-term elections

Key US manufacturing and price data are yet to come to close out the week.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 15 Nov 2018

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On 13 November, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed given as they recovered from Monday’s declines

Trade negotiations and tumbling oil prices sent stocks mostly lower.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 14 Nov 2018

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On 12 November, 2018 - Stocks tumble in a broad sell-off

Investors are waiting for Japan’ third quarter GDP data.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 13 Nov 2018

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On 07 November, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed as investors reacted to the US election results

The next item on the agenda is the FOMC announcement Thursday afternoon.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 08 Nov 2018

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On 05 November, 2018 - Stocks were down in Asia and mixed in Europe and the US

The Reserve Bank of Australia makes its monetary policy announcement.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 06 Nov 2018

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On 02 November, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed to end the week

US mid-term elections are on Tuesday, Fed on Thursday.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 05 Nov 2018

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On 01 November, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed as they heard promising news on trade

Investors will be parsing the US employment report carefully.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 02 Nov 2018

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 31 Oct 2018

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On 26 October, 2018 - Global shares tumble again

Key data will be released during the upcoming week.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 29 Oct 2018

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On 24 October, 2018 - Stocks tumble on disappointing earnings news

A spate of earnings in the next few days should give a clearer picture for investors.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 25 Oct 2018

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On 23 October, 2018 - Global stocks tumbled on weak earnings and continuing worries about China’s economy

The Bank of Canada announces its policy decision Wednesday and the ECB on Thursday.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 24 Oct 2018

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On 22 October, 2018 - Stocks were mixed on Monday as traders waited for economic news

The boost from the Chinese rally did not carry through to Europe and the US.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 23 Oct 2018

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On 19 October, 2018 - Global stocks were widely mixed to end the week

Traders remained cautious given the several geopolitical concerns.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 22 Oct 2018

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 19 Oct 2018

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On 17 October, 2018 - Stocks paused for breath after Tuesday’s rally and waited for the FOMC minutes

The minutes confirmed that further rate increases are on the way.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 18 Oct 2018

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 17 Oct 2018

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On 15 October, 2018 - Most stock indices continued to retreat from last week

Key data will be released in the US and UK Tuesday.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 16 Oct 2018

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On 12 October, 2018 - Asian and US shares advanced Friday but European stocks tumbled

Earning season picks up in earnest in the coming week.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 15 Oct 2018

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On 11 October, 2018 - Stocks tumbled globally in a worldwide rout

Investors will monitor earnings to find a place to park their money.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 12 Oct 2018

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On 10 October, 2018 - Stocks continued to tumble as the selloff picked up speed

Nerves continued to tighten prior to earnings season.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 11 Oct 2018

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 08 Oct 2018

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On 4 October, 2018 - Stocks tumbled globally as Treasury yields continued to climb

Stocks tumbled globally as Treasury yields continued to climb.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 05 Oct 2018

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On 3 October, 2018 - European and US stocks advanced while Asian shares retreated

Investors are waiting for Friday’s employment report.

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Anne D Picker Econoday - 04 Oct 2018

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On 28 September, 2018 - Stocks end the third quarter on a quiet note

However, the unresolved tariff situation continues to linger.

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