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Friday preview: Second estimate of UK GDP in focus

Friday preview: Second estimate of UK GDP in focus

Thu, 26 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - The UK economy grew 2.3% in the third quarter compared to a year ago, the second estimate of gross domestic product is expected to show on Friday. On a quarter-on-quarter comparison... [more]

Thursday preview: Thanksgiving means quiet day for traders

Thursday preview: Thanksgiving means quiet day for traders

Wed, 25 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Thanksgiving in the US will mean a quiet day of trading on Thursday, with little in the way of economic data and a few company earnings releases. Marston's reports its full year res... [more]

Wednesday preview: Osborne to deliver Spending Review and Autumn Statement

Wednesday preview: Osborne to deliver Spending Review and Autumn Statement

Tue, 24 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Chancellor George Osborne will reveal the government's budget and plans for the economy in the joint Spending Review and Autumn Statement on Wednesday. Osborne is widely expected to... [more]

Tuesday preview: US GDP in focus amid interest rate speculation

Tuesday preview: US GDP in focus amid interest rate speculation

Mon, 23 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - US economic growth data on Tuesday will be in focus amid speculation that there may be a strong case for raising interest rates in December. Gross domestic product is expected to be... [more]

Friday preview: Public sector borrowing to leave Chancellor pinching pennies

Friday preview: Public sector borrowing to leave Chancellor pinching pennies

Thu, 19 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Friday will see the UK's final public sector finance figures before Chancellor George Osborne's Autumn Statement, plus over the water a flash reading of Eurozone consumer confidence... [more]

Thursday preview: Johnson Matthey, Mothercare to publish interims

Wed, 18 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Thursday was scheduled to be another light day when it came to fresh economic data, although a barrage of second-tier reports Stateside might still liven things up in the afternoon.... [more]

Wednesday preview: FOMC minutes could firm December hike expectations

Tue, 17 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - After a quiet day for scheduled economic data and UK company reports, Wednesday's main market movements will likely come from geopolitical developments, with the US Federal Reserve ... [more]

Tuesday preview: CPI data due as British Land and Easyjet report

Mon, 16 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - While markets are likely to be less focused on data alone this week in light of the Paris attacks and geopolitical tensions, Tuesday sees the publishing of consumer price inflation ... [more]

Friday preview: Eurozone Q3 GDP flash estimate, Rotork update eyed

Thu, 12 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Investors will have a slew of data releases to sink their teeth into on Friday, although the corporate calendar is looking pretty light. The flash estimate of third quarter Eurozone... [more]

Thursday preview: Burberry interims take to the catwalk

Wed, 11 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Since February's all-time high, Burberry's shares have fallen 31% as the market angsts about the effect of China's economic slowdown on consumer spending in Asia and on Thursday the... [more]

Wednesday preview: UK unemployment eyed flat, Sainsbury's plunging profits

Tue, 10 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Wednesday will see a official UK unemployment reading as well as a smattering of UK corporate updates, including a big decline in profits at Sainsbury's. The UK Labour Force Survey ... [more]

Tuesday preview: Vodafone and Prudential interims expected to be solid

Mon, 09 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Although a relatively quiet day for macroeconomic data, Tuesday sees a handful of the FTSE 100's heavyweights reporting on their financial progress. Vodafone is expected to deliver ... [more]

Friday preview: October US jobs report critical for Fed hike expectations

Thu, 05 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - All eyes will be on the US non-farm payrolls report on Friday as investors look for clues on the timing of the next rate hike, particularly after Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Ye... [more]

Thursday preview: BoE announces policy decision, releases Inflation Report

Wed, 04 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - The Bank of England's Quarterly Inflation Report will be the centre of attention on Thursday while the central bank also releases its latest policy decision. No surprises are expect... [more]

Wednesday preview: M&S reports first half interims

Tue, 03 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Marks & Spencer's first half profits are expected to rise, as weak clothing sales are offset by higher margins at the general merchandise business. UBS predicts pre-tax profit of £2... [more]

Tuesday preview: ABF and Imperial Tobacco report full-year results

Mon, 02 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - Primark owner Associated British Foods is expected to report a 5% drop in adjusted full-year earnings on Tuesday, reflecting challenges at its sugar division. UBS predicts earnings ... [more]

Friday preview: Eurozone inflation, RBS third quarter interims

Thu, 29 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - The Eurozone consumer price index may have improved slightly in October compared to a year ago, according to the consensus forecast. Friday's Eurozone CPI is expected to show 0% yea... [more]

Thursday preview: US GDP growth expected to slow in third quarter

Wed, 28 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - US economic growth is forecast to slow considerably in the third quarter following a recent batch of weak data. The US gross domestic product report on Thursday is estimated show an... [more]

Wednesday preview: Federal Reserve announces interest rate decision

Tue, 27 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - The Federal Reserve is expected to stay put on interest rates when it makes its policy announcement on Wednesday. Economists predict the central bank will keep rates at 0.25% amid l... [more]

Tuesday preview: UK GDP, US durable goods orders, BP's third quarter

Mon, 26 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - UK gross domestic product data on Tuesday is expected to show economic growth slowed in the third quarter compared to the previous three months. Analysts estimate GDP eased to 0.6% ... [more]

Friday preview: Shire's Baxalta bid and lifitegrast in focus at third quarter interims

Thu, 22 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - Drugmaker Shire will report its third quarter interims on Friday and analysts are raising doubts on the proposed takeover of US biotechnology firm Baxalta. Shire has offered $30bn f... [more]

Thursday preview: ECB to reveal policy with QE in focus

Wed, 21 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - Following a quiet start to the week, the pace is set to pick up on Thursday with a batch of economic data releases and the European Central Bank's policy decision. Economists antici... [more]

Wednesday preview: Sky reports first quarter, ARM Holdings posts third quarter

Tue, 20 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - Sky is expected to report a solid first quarter on Wednesday despite losing the broadcasting rights to the Champions League. The company is forecast to report 5% increase in revenue... [more]

Tuesday preview: Asos to report 'positive momentum' in full-year

Mon, 19 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - Online fashion retailer Asos is expected to report "a continuation of positive momentum" in full-year sales on Tuesday, according to HSBC analysts. The popular website is forecast t... [more]

Friday preview: Eurozone inflation in focus as ECB faces calls for fresh stimulus

Thu, 15 October 2015

(ShareCast News) - The final estimate on September Eurozone inflation will be in focus on Friday as the European Central Bank comes under mounting pressure to boost stimulus. Eurostat is expected to c... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Keurig Green Mountain Inc 52.76 8.00 22:09
Vimpelcom Ltd Ads 3.60 6.82 22:10
Tesla Motors Inc 229.64 5.22 22:10
Electronic Arts Inc. 69.51 3.65 22:10
Incyte Corp. 115.41 3.30 21:30

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. 96.06 -1.78 22:00
Baidu Inc. 201.80 -1.72 21:53
JD.com, Inc. 29.99 -1.19 22:10
Wynn Resorts Ltd. 62.25 -1.11 22:00
Microsoft Corp. 53.69 -1.03 22:00