FTSE 100 INCHES DOWN AS DRUGMAKERS DROP; RETAIL SALES OUTPERFORM

Posted by Research Analyst in News on April 18, 2019

FTSE 100 futures are currently trading at 7406-lower by 0.09% as compared to the previous closing. The contract, however, closed in the positive territory in the last trading session. In the cash markets, the blue-chip share index inched down 0.11% to 7,463.59 at the time of writing. The broad-market index fell today as downbeat euro-zone PMI data emerged and traders took profits before the Easter weekend. The midcap index FTSE 250 was down 0.22% at

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NIKKEI 225 RISES ON JAPAN-U.S. TRADE OPTIMISM; INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION DISAPPOINTS

Posted by Research Analyst in News on April 17, 2019

Nikkei 225 futures are currently trading at 22295-higher by 0.13% as compared to the previous closing. The contract closed in the positive territory in the last trading session also. In the Cash Markets, the Nikkei 225 inched up 0.25% to close at 22,277.97 on Wednesday. It was its highest closing level since early December. The broad-market index rose today as automakers advanced on hopes of progress in the U.S.-Japan trade talks, while companies with large

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WTI INCHES UP AS SUPPLY RISKS BACK IN FOCUS

Posted by Research Analyst in News on April 16, 2019

WTI Crude futures are currently trading at $63.55- higher by 0.04% as compared to the previous closing price. The contract today held above $63 per barrel, buoyed by falling Venezuelan and Iranian exports and fighting in Libya that raised concerns of more supply threats, outweighing expectations of higher U.S. inventories. Crude prices fell on Monday after comments from Russia raised concern the OPEC-led supply-cutting pact may not be renewed. Brent crude futures were trading at

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DOW JONES RISES ABOVE MA5 ON BANK EARNINGS AND GAINS IN DISNEY

Posted by Research Analyst in News on April 12, 2019

DJ 30 futures are currently trading at 26393- higher by 0.92% as compared to the previous close. The contract closed in the positive territory in the last trading session also. In the Cash Markets, the DJIA rose 250 points as stocks of Disney and JP Morgan outperformed. U.S. equities rose today after a slew of positive corporate news that included strong bank earnings and giant deal in the energy sector. Stocks of JP Morgan rose

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S&P 500 INCHES DOWN AS INVESTORS EYE EARNINGS; PPI OUTPERFORMS

Posted by Research Analyst in News on April 11, 2019

S&P 500 futures are currently trading at 2889.25- lower by 0.23% as compared to the previous close. The index Futures, however, closed in positive territory in the last trading session. In the cash markets, the benchmark index inched down 0.17% to 2883.21 at the time of writing. U.S. equities rose earlier today as investors cheered progress on U.S.-China trade talks. The Wall Street Journal reported that China agreed to open its cloud-computing sector to foreign

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