Archive for Category: Market Outlook Indices

European stock markets

European Stock Futures Lower; Sentiment Weak on Central Bank Tightening Fears

DAX 40is trading down 1.03% at 13719.60 European stock markets are expected to open lower Friday, with sentiment hit by the broad sell-off on Wall Street overnight amid fears that aggressive central bank tightening will be needed to tame soaring inflation, severely hitting economic growth. At 2 AM ET...

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U.S. stock index futures

Futures rise on earnings reports ahead of Fed decision

S&P 500 is trading up 0.48% at 4175.47 U.S. stock index futures rose on Wednesday helped by positive earnings updates from companies such as Starbucks and Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD), with the Federal Reserve likely to deliver the biggest interest rate hike since May 2000. Advanced Micro Devices Inc...

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Nasdaq futures

Nasdaq futures jump after strong Meta results; GDP data awaited

NASDAQ 100 is trading down 0.05% at 13003.36 Nasdaq futures jumped almost 2% on Thursday, as a surge in Meta Platforms shares after its strong results eased pressure on growth and technology stocks that have been battered on concerns about rising interest rates. The Facebook-parent rose 17% in premarket...

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Dow Futures

Dow Futures Fall 120 Pts; Earnings in Focus as Week Closes

DOW JONES is trading down 1.05% at 34792.77 U.S. stocks are seen opening marginally lower Friday, continuing the previous session’s selloff on fears of sharp monetary policy tightening while quarterly corporate earnings continue to emerge. At 7 AM ET (1100 GMT), the Dow Futures contract was down 120 points,...

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NASDAQ 100

Nasdaq profit tops estimates on robust demand for investment products

NASDAQ 100 is trading up 2.15% at 14210.26 Nasdaq Inc topped Wall Street estimates for first-quarter profit on Wednesday, driven by robust demand for its investment-related products that offset a lull in initial public offerings. The stock exchange operator has looked to increasingly diversify its offerings and reposition itself...

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U.S. stock index futures

Futures slip as bond yields rise, BofA up on strong consumer lending

S&P 500 is trading down 1.21% at 4392.60 U.S. stock index futures dipped on Monday as Treasury yields continued to rise in expectation of a tighter monetary policy, while Bank of America wrapped up earnings from Wall Street lenders with a better-than-expected quarterly profit. Bank of America Corp (NYSE:BAC),...

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