Archive for Category: Market Outlook Indices

European stock markets

European Stocks Largely Higher; DAX Underperforms After Trade Deficit 

FTSE 100 is trading up 0.65% at 7196.67 European stock markets edged largely higher Monday, starting the new week on a positive note despite the Wall Street holiday limiting activity. By 03:40 AM ET (0740 GMT), the DAX in Germany traded 0.1% lower, while the CAC 40 in France...

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Dow futures

Dow Futures Rise as Investors Weigh Fed Chair Testimony

DOW JONES is trading up 0.64% at 30892.00 U.S. futures pointed higher on Friday, building on gains in Europe and Asia following a late rally on Wall Street, as investors digest two days of high-profile testimony from Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell. As of 06:48 AM EST (1048 GMT),...

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Dow Futures

Powell’s Testimony Looms Large

S&P 500 is trading down 0.39% at 3717.99 U.S. stocks are seen opening sharply lower Wednesday, handing back some of the previous session’s gains ahead of the start of the two-day testimony by Fed Chair Jerome Powell on Capitol Hill. At 07:00 a.m. ET (1100 GMT), the Dow Futures...

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European Markets

European Markets Hover Near Flatline Ahead of Central Bank Statements

CAC 40 is trading up 0.28% at 5898.85 European markets hovered near the flatline on Monday, as investors look ahead to getting further hints of a potential interest rate hike path from the Federal Reserve this week. As of 03:20 a.m. EST (0720 GMT), Europe’s STOXX 600 index was...

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U.S. stock index futures

Futures slump as recession fears loom

NASDAQ 100 is trading up 2.49% at 11593.77 U.S. stock index futures fell sharply on Thursday, pointing to a reversal of the previous session’s rally, as fears of a recession grew after the Federal Reserve’s biggest rate hike in nearly three decades. Rate-sensitive growth stocks took the biggest beating,...

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European stock markets

European Stocks Higher; German CPI Data Soars

CAC 40 is trading down 1.14% at 5953.78 European stock markets are expected to open higher Tuesday, rebounding to a degree after the previous session’s sharp losses, but concerns remain that aggressive monetary tightening will stunt economic growth in the region. At 2 AM ET (0600 GMT), the DAX...

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World stocks

World stocks hit two-week lows on inflation jitters, policymakers boost yen

NIKKEI 225 is trading down 1.49% at 27824.22 World stocks hit a two-week low on Friday as rate hike guidance from the European Central Bank and jitters over upcoming U.S. inflation data stoked concerns about global growth, while verbal intervention from Japan boosted the yen The ECB said on...

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Dow Futures

Dow Futures Up 265 Pts; Confident Start to Week Dominated by CPI Release

DOW JONESis trading down 1.05% at 32899.71 U.S. stocks are seen opening higher Monday, on growing confidence that the Federal Reserve can tighten monetary policy sufficiently to deal with soaring inflation without tipping the economy into recession. At 7 AM ET (1100 GMT), the Dow Futures contract was up...

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