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The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index regained strength on Thursday and rebounded from one-week low price levels. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened the day higher on Friday and was trading with strength at four-week high price levels in the morning session.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian shares are mostly higher, rebounding from jitters over the U.S.-China trade disputes for a second straight day.
The S&P 500 gained 9 points, or 0.33%, to 2,783.10 as of 9:46 AM ET (13:46 GMT), while the Dow increased 139 points, or 0.56%, to 24,839.64 and the tech-heavy NASDAQ Composite was up 35 points, or 0.46%, to 7,751.87.
Investing.com – U.S. futures rose on Thursday, as the NATO summit in Brussels was in focus and U.S. President Donald Trump spoke in favor of the alliance.The S&P 500 futures rose 15 points or 0.54% to 2,789.00 as of 6:47 AM ET (10:47 GMT) while Dow futures increased 177 points or 0.72% to 24,866.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures gained 34 points or 0.47% to 7,287.75.Trump said the U.S. is committed to NATO, as he participates in the last day of the NATO summit in Brussels.“I believe in NATO,” Trump said at a news conference on Thursday morning. ...
Stocks were off to a strong start Thursday, as the tone improved in U.S. trade war and NATO rhetoric. Airlines rallied on Delta Air earnings. CA spiked on takeover news.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index pulled back on Wednesday and broke the four-day gaining streak. However, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on July 12 and was trading with strength in the morning session.
The S&P 500 lost 14 points or 0.51% to 2,779.58 as of 9:43 AM ET (13:43 GMT) while the Dow composite decreased 140 points or 0.56% to 24,779.06 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite was down 43 points or 0.56% to 7,715.99.
Stocks and global markets shifted sharply lower Wednesday, as an expansion of the U.S.-China trade war threatened to snap the market's four-day win streak.
The S&P 500 gained six points or 0.24% to 2,790.80 as of 9:39 AM ET (13:39 GMT) while the Dow composite increased 109 points or 0.44% to 24,885.76 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite was up over 12 points or 0.17% to 7,769.08.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index rose to three-week high price levels on Monday and started this week on a stronger note. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on July 10 and pulled back in the morning session.
Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a slightly higher opening bell, as investors wait for second quarter corporate earnings results to kick off.The S&P 500 futures rose five points or 0.20% to 2,773.50 as of 6:47 AM ET (10:47 GMT) while Dow futures increased 58 points or 0.23% to 24,832.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures gained 21 points or 0.29% to 7,321.75.Second quarter earnings begins this week, with PepsiCo (NASDAQ:PEP) reporting higher than expected financial results. The beverage firm rose 1.60% in pre-market trading. ...
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were mostly higher on Tuesday as overnight gains on Wall Street and the lack of bad news surrounding U.S.-China tariffs boosted sentiment.
Investing.com – Wall Street was higher as last week’s jobs report eased trade war worry.The S&P 500 gained 15 points or 0.58% to 2,775.80 as of 9:41 AM ET (13:41 GMT) while the Dow composite increased 199 points or 0.81% to 24,655.50 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite was up over 46 points or 0.61% to 7,735.11.Markets were pushed higher after the U.S. added more jobs than expected in June, helping ease trade tensions. The upbeat data boosted expectations that the Federal Reserve would continue to gradually increase interest rates. ...
Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a higher opening bell on Monday, as investors remained upbeat from last week’s job report.The S&P 500 futures rose 10 points or 0.38% to 2,773.50 as of 6:47 AM ET (10:47 GMT) while Dow futures increased 109 points or 0.45% to 24,565.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures gained 28 points or 0.49% to 7,262.25.Markets were pushed higher after the U.S. added 213,000 jobs in June, more than expected.Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) was among the top gainers in pre-market trading, rising 1.26% while semiconductor Micron Technology Inc (NASDAQ:MU) gained 1. ...
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index closed lower last week and declined for the second consecutive trading week. However, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on July 9 and was trading at two-week high price levels in the morning session.
European stocks headed higher Monday, on course to post a fifth straight advance, with U.K. stocks faring well in the wake of the sudden resignation of David Davis, the U.K.’s top negotiator with the European Union over Brexit. France’s CAC 40 index (^FCHI) added 0.6% to 5,405.51, while Germany’s DAX 30 index (^GDAXI) rose a more modest 0.2% to 12,517.49.
The trade dispute between the U.S. and China escalated Friday, but Wall Street focused on a solid jobs report instead.
The S&P 500 gained three points or 0.13% to 2,740.07 as of 9:38 AM ET (13:38 GMT) while the Dow composite decreased five points or 0.02% to 24,350.92 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite was up over 21 points or 0.29% to 7,608.33.
European stocks finished slightly higher Friday, erasing an earlier loss that came as the U.S. and China kicked off a trade war by implementing promised import tariffs. The Stoxx Europe 600 index (^STOXX) rose 0.2% to end at 382.36 after a choppy session, with the move coming after the pan-European index on Thursday tacked on 0.4%. In Paris, the CAC 40 index (^FCHI) added 0.2% to finish at 5,375.77, and in London, the FTSE 100 index (^FTSE) closed up 0.2% to end at 7,617.70.
Investing.com – U.S. futures pointed to a slightly lower opening bell on Friday, as trade tariffs against China went into effect.The S&P 500 futures fell four points or 0.15% to 2,734.50 as of 6:47 AM ET (10:47 GMT) while Dow futures decreased 73 points or 0.30% to 24,270.0. Meanwhile tech heavy Nasdaq 100 futures lost 11 points or 0.16% to 7,114.00.Trade conflict between the two biggest economies in the world began in force on Friday, when U.S. tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese goods went into effect at 12:01 AM ET (04:01 GMT). ...
The China trade war got underway Friday, as stronger-than-forecast June jobs growth bolstered early trade. Biogen spiked on trial results of a new Alzheimer's treatment.
The United Kingdom’s FTSE 100 Index closed higher on Thursday amid the improved market sentiment. Carrying forward the strength, the FTSE 100 Index opened higher on July 6. The index was trading with strength in the morning session.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly lower Friday as investors braced for the implementation of U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports at midnight Washington time, and likely similar measures by Beijing on U.S. exports.
Euro rises on prospect of earlier-than-expected ECB rate hikeAFP/Shares of auto makers are rising on tariff hopes. European markets ended higher Thursday, marking a third straight positive day for the pan-European benchmark as auto makers rose on hopes of a softening in the Trump administration’s tariff threat. Germany’s DAX 30 index (^GDAXI) leapt 1.2% to close at 12,464.29, with shares of auto makers bolstering the day’s gains.
The S&P 500 gained 13 points or 0.50% to 2,726.86 as of 9:41 AM ET (13:41 GMT) while the Dow composite increased 126 points or 0.52% to 24,301.00 and tech heavy NASDAQ Composite was up 52 points or 0.70% to 7,555.42.