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Rolls-Royce leads the way, as energy underpins the FTSE 100
28 Sep 2021
German election ends in gridlock
Despite hitting two-month lows last week, markets in Europe eventually managed to finish higher, on the week, reversing a run of three successive weekly losses.
27 Sep 2021
FTSE 100 set to end a positive week with a whimper
Having started this week on the back foot, and then posting three days of gains, European markets have been on a bit of a rollercoaster this week.
25 Sep 2021
The Week Ahead: UK, US Q2 GDP; Boohoo, Next results
Read our pick of the top stories to look out for this week (26 September to 1 October), and view our key company earnings schedule.
Europe set for flat open, Evergrande uncertainty remains
Yesterday saw another positive day for European markets, rising for the third day in a row
24 Sep 2021
FTSE 100 lags as European stocks rise for third day in a row
It’s been another positive day for European markets, up for the third day in a row, despite evidence that the broader economy is slowing.
Fed tilts towards a taper, Bank of England up next
European markets underwent another strong session yesterday, as concerns about Evergrande diminished further, while markets in the US shook off their early week malaise
23 Sep 2021
Game on for the FTSE 100 as Entain hits record highs
It’s been another positive session for European stocks, as concerns about fallout from Evergrande continue to diminish, after this morning’s agreement on some of its domestic bond coupons.
Fed decision the key focus later today, as Evergrande uncertainty remains
Turnaround Tuesday may have been an apt description for markets in Europe yesterday, however the performance of US markets was much less exuberant,
22 Sep 2021
Markets shrug off Evergrande fears with M&A also providing a lift
After yesterday’s big falls European markets have undergone a decent rebound today, as concerns over Evergrande’s fate get shifted to this week’s bond payments
Will Evergrande trigger a “Lehman moment”?
The indebted major property developer Evergrande, the second largest in China has trigger wide-spread contagion fear across the global financial markets
21 Sep 2021
Europe set for a higher open, UK public borrowing set to rise from July low
European markets had a bit of a shocker yesterday, posting their worst declines in two months with the DAX and FTSE100 both hitting a two-month low.
Not so grand as Evergrande spooks the markets, IAG flies on US travel rules change
The Evergrande-inspired sell-off in the Hang Seng, which hit 13-month lows, has bled into today’s European session with big falls for the FTSE 100 and the DAX.
Rising prices push stagflation concerns onto the radar
The last few weeks has seen equity markets struggle to make gains of any significant size, and all the while concerns have been rising about a number of different factors.
20 Sep 2021
FTSE 100 drops below 7,000 as bond yields spike
After an initially positive start, markets in Europe have pulled back from their intraday highs, with the FTSE 100 slipping below 7,000, to a six-week low.
18 Sep 2021
UK retail sales set for a rebound in August
While European markets managed to post modest gains yesterday it is becoming increasingly apparent that there is little in the way of direction for equity markets at the moment.
17 Sep 2021
Airlines rebound helps to buoy European markets
It’s been a slightly better day for markets in Europe, shrugging off a weak Asia handoff, with some decent gains for travel and leisure, which has enjoyed a respite
Chart of the week – NVIDIA looks set to resume its potential impulsive up move
26 Sep 2021
Upcoming indices dividend drop points
View the estimated indices dividend drop points* for week commencing 27 September 2021.
Euro Dollar – rangebound or on the move?
Chart of the week – Potential bearish move for GBP/JPY to retest key support
19 Sep 2021
The Week Ahead: BoE & Fed meetings, German election; Nike, FedEx results
Read our pick of the top stories to look out for this week (20 to 26 September), and view our key company earnings schedule.
The Week Ahead: retail sales, UK unemployment; Darktrace, Ocado, Kier results
Read our pick of the top stories to look out for this week (13 to 17 September), and view our key company earnings schedule.
11 Sep 2021
Germany 30 Is Getting a Makeover
Following the collapse of Wirecard, new changes were announced to the Germany 30, which will come into effect this month.
07 Sep 2021
The Week Ahead: ECB meeting, UK GDP; GameStop, Morrisons results
Read our pick of the top stories to look out for this week (6 to 10 September), and view our key company earnings schedule.
04 Sep 2021
US non-farm payrolls webinar recording: 3 September 2021
View our live recording of the US non-farm payrolls webinar as the all-important numbers were announced, from chief market analyst, Michael Hewson.
Chart of the week – WTI Crude (cash) further potential recovery ahead
29 Aug 2021
The Week Ahead: US payrolls, Barratt, Melrose, Zoom results
Read our pick of the top stories to look out for this week (30 August to 3 September), and view our key company earnings schedule.
28 Aug 2021
Chart of the week – Potential mean reversion rebound for EUR/JPY
22 Aug 2021
The Week Ahead: Jackson Hole Symposium; Bridgepoint, Salesforce results
Read our pick of the top stories to look out for this week (23-27 August), and view our key company earnings schedule.
21 Aug 2021
Another push up for Bitcoin?
After Bitcoin's six-month bullish explosion, there was a sizeable correction during Q2 of this year.
19 Aug 2021
How will the Walmart share price react to Q2 earnings?
Are expectations over Walmart’s second-quarter results too high and how will the share price react? Read our Q2 results preview.
16 Aug 2021
Chart of the week – Ethereum (ETH/USD) impulsive up move remains intact
15 Aug 2021
The Week Ahead: UK CPI, US Fed minutes, Nvidia, Robinhood results
Read our pick of the top stories to look out for this week (16-20 August), and view our key company earnings schedule.
14 Aug 2021