NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Investors’ focus on speech by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Investors’ focus on speech by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Investors’ focus on speech by Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell An index of stock markets worldwide crept lower on Thursday on uncertainty over the outlook for U.S. interest rate cuts and weak U.S. manufacturing data that raised concerns about the health of the world’s largest economy. U.S. manufacturing industries in July recorded […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) hobbling along with some retail, networking and telecom stocks

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) hobbling along with some retail, networking and telecom stocks

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) hobbling along with some retail, networking and telecom stocks The S&P 500 ended a volatile session with a 0.3% gain Thursday, as indexes closed well off session lows but the market outlook remained uncertain. Meanwhile, a popular retail sector ETF hit a six-year low. The S&P 500 index was down as much […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) end higher amid trade optimism

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) end higher amid trade optimism

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) end higher amid trade optimismBouncing back from the steep losses of the previous day, US stocks closed higher, as the market was supported by easing US-China trade tensions. The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 372.54 points, or 1.44 percent, to 26,279.91 on Tuesday. The S&P 500 was up 42.57 points, or 1.48 […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Futures Fall as Trade War Triggers Recession Fears

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Futures Fall as Trade War Triggers Recession Fears

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) Futures Fall as Trade War Triggers Recession Fears U.S. stock futures plunged ahead of trading on Monday on concerns that the lingering trade war between the United States and China could push the global and domestic economies into a full-blown recession. The Dow lost around 150 points after Hong Kong International Airport […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) focus on the data particularly around retail sales and consumer confidence

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) focus on the data particularly around retail sales and consumer confidence

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) focus on the data particularly around retail sales and consumer confidence As President Donald Trump prepares to slap new tariffs on Chinese imports, investors are bracing for signs of pressure on U.S. consumers as top retailers begin reporting quarterly results next week and key consumer sentiment and retail sales data is released. […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) rising trade tensions led to concerns that a global economic slowdown

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) rising trade tensions led to concerns that a global economic slowdown

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) rising trade tensions led to concerns that a global economic slowdown U.S. stock index futures moved lower ahead of trading on Wednesday after rising trade tensions led to concerns that a global economic slowdown was likely. The immediate trigger for such fears was the People’s Bank of China’s decision to set the […]

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) set to snap six-day losing streak

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) set to snap six-day losing streak

NASDAQ Composite (.IXIC) set to snap six-day losing streak U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as China stepped in to stabilize the yuan, soothing concerns that currencies would be the latest weapon in the long-drawn trade war, a day after Wall Street suffered their sharpest one-day percentage drops of the year. China’s overnight intervention came after […]