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On 19 February, 2019 - Global stocks little changed as ECB and BoJ hint at more policy support
Markets flat as investors wait and watch.
On 18 February, 2019 - Global markets optimistic about US-China trade talks
US markets were closed for the President’s Day holiday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
On 08 February, 2019 - Global stocks mixed Friday as focus shifts to US government shutdown and trade negotiations
Eurozone data remain weak but strong jobs growth in Canada.
On 07 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.
On 06 February, 2019 - Global stocks steady as automakers report mixed results
Australian dollar sells off sharply after officials shift view on the policy outlook.
On 05 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.
On 04 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.
On 01 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
On 25 January, 2019 - US stocks close higher after government shutdown ends; border wall remains unfunded
Starbucks beats estimates but Intel and Vodafone disappoint.
On 24 January, 2019 - Earnings buoyed global stocks despite worries about trade
The US government’s partial close continues.
On 23 January, 2019 - Global stocks were mixed Wednesday
Investors turned their attention to earnings.
On 22 January, 2019 - Global stocks retreated — worries about fading growth dominated
Investors continued to worry about China/US trade negotiations.
On 21 January, 2019 - Fidelity International Global: Investors traded cautiously
In addition to earnings reports, they are concerned about global growth.
On 18 January, 2019 - Stocks ended Friday and the week on a positive note
The US government shutdown continues.
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.
On 16 January, 2019 - US stocks rise after banks beat earnings estimates; European banks gain on merger prospects
UK government survives confidence vote but Brexit path still unclear.
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.
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.
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.
On 10 January, 2019 - US stocks advance for a fifth consecutive day
Retailers disappointed but jobless claims were solid.
On 09 January, 2019 - Global stocks move higher as this round of US-China trade talks wrapped up
Comments from FOMC members include the word ‘patient’.
On 08 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.
On 07 January, 2019 - US stocks extend gains as Amazon supplants Microsoft as world’s biggest public company
The outcome of the trade negotiations will be watched carefully.
On 04 January, 2019 - Strong US payrolls data and supportive Fed comments push stocks higher
Earnings season is looming.
On 03 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.
On 02 January, 2019 - US stocks advance after the new year break, despite weaker PMI data
Chinese and Eurozone PMIs point to weaker growth in December.
On 20 December 2018, Threat of a US government shutdown adds to market volatility
A slew of economic data wrap up the week
On 19 December, 2018 - US stocks tumble following US Federal Reserve Jerome Powell’s speech
There could be two fed fund increases in 2019.
On 18 December, 2018 - US shares rebound as they awaited the FOMC decision
The Banks of Japan and England also render decisions.
On 14 December, 2018 - Global stocks tumbled to end the week
A busy week ahead with central bank decisions.
On 17 December, 2018 - US and European indices tumbled while Asia managed to edge upward
Investors' nerves sent shares lower.
On 13 December, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed as trade stimulus faded
The ECB announcement had little impact on the markets.
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.
On 12 December, 2018 - Global stocks advanced Wednesday on positive trade signs
Theresa May holds on as UK prime minister.
On 10 December, 2018 - Most global stock indices retreated except those in the US
Investor nerves rattled trading.
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.
On 06 December, 2018 - Stocks plummet globally — except Nasdaq
Its employment Friday and investors will parse the report carefully.
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.
On 03 December, 2018 - Stock indices rallied globally after US President Trump and China’s President reached a truce in the trade war
The Reserve Bank of Australia is not expected to change its policy when it meets.
On 30 November, 2019 - Stocks were mixed as investors waited for the G20 results
This week will see a slew of updated economic data.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
On 20 November, 2018 - Stocks tumble again on Tuesday
Investors are nervous prior to the holiday selling season.
On 19 November, 2018 - Most stocks retreated, pulled down by tech shares
APEC ended but Group of 20 conference looms.
On 16 November, 2018 - Global stock indices were mixed Friday but mostly lower for the week
It is a holiday shortened week in the US.
On 15 November, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed thanks to Brexit ructions
There might be some movement on the trade scene.
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.
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.
On 12 November, 2018 - Stocks tumble in a broad sell-off
Investors are waiting for Japan’ third quarter GDP data.
On 09 November, 2018 - Most global stock indices retreated Friday and were mixed for the week
No central bank meetings this week.
On 08 November, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed in the aftermath of the midterm elections
Now investors will react to the FOMC announcement.
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.
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.
On 02 November, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed to end the week
US mid-term elections are on Tuesday, Fed on Thursday.
On 01 November, 2018 - Global stocks were mixed as they heard promising news on trade
Investors will be parsing the US employment report carefully.
On 31 October, 2018 - Global stock indices rallied and cut October’s monthly losses
Earnings boosted shares at month’s end.
On 30 October, 2018 - Most stock indices advanced Tuesday
Trade continues to worry traders.
On 29 October, 2018 - Stocks were mixed in Asia, advanced in Europe and down in the US
A heavy week of economic data begins Tuesday.
On 25 October, 2018 - Shares rebounded Thursday on bargain hunting after Wednesday’s sell-off
Investors continue to react to earnings and data.
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.
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.
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.
On 19 October, 2018 - Global stocks were widely mixed to end the week
Traders remained cautious given the several geopolitical concerns.
On 18 October, 2018 - Global stocks tumbled on trade worries and reaction to the FOMC minutes
Investors are also parsing the deluge of earnings reports.
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.
On 16 October, 2018 - Global markets gained thanks to positive earnings reports
Positive US data helped boost investor morale.
On 15 October, 2018 - Most stock indices continued to retreat from last week
Key data will be released in the US and UK Tuesday.
On 12 October, 2018 - Asian and US shares advanced Friday but European stocks tumbled
Earning season picks up in earnest in the coming week.
On 11 October, 2018 - Stocks tumbled globally in a worldwide rout
Investors will monitor earnings to find a place to park their money.
On 10 October, 2018 - Stocks continued to tumble as the selloff picked up speed
Nerves continued to tighten prior to earnings season.
On 09 October, 2018 - Global Stocks were mixed in lackluster trading
Investors are waiting for earnings.
On 08 October, 2018 - Global stock indices tumble but the Dow managed to increase
Investors will have earnings to parse.
On 05 October, 2018 - Global stock indices declined for the day and week
Earnings season begins with the major banks.
On 4 October, 2018 - Stocks tumbled globally as Treasury yields continued to climb
Stocks tumbled globally as Treasury yields continued to climb.
On 3 October, 2018 - European and US stocks advanced while Asian shares retreated
Investors are waiting for Friday’s employment report.
On 2 October, 2018 - Global stocks were mostly lower pressured down by geopolitical concerns
Investors cautious prior to the onset of earnings season.
On 1 October, 2018 - Most stock indices advanced Monday after a late Sunday night trade agreement was reached between the US and Canada
A heavy week of updated economic data has yet to come.
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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