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Week ahead: BoE launches 'Super Thursday' ahead of NFP in USA

Week ahead: BoE launches 'Super Thursday' ahead of NFP in USA

Fri, 31 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - The first week of August's will see two keenly watched economic releases, one on each side of the Atlantic, with 'Super Thursday' centred around the Bank of England and Friday's non... [more]

Week ahead: All eyes on US FOMC meeting

Week ahead: All eyes on US FOMC meeting

Fri, 24 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - All eyes next week will be trained on the US Federal Reserve's policy meeting. The country's central bank is not expected to change its policy settings. However, investors will be c... [more]

Week ahead: MPC minutes, euro area PMIs will figure prominently

Week ahead: MPC minutes, euro area PMIs will figure prominently

Fri, 17 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - All things Greece will inevitably continue to dominate the agenda over the coming days, given on-going worries regarding the long-run robustness of the aid package which is now on t... [more]

Week ahead: Eurogroup meeting in focus

Week ahead: Eurogroup meeting in focus

Fri, 10 July 2015

(ShareCast News) - Saturday's Eurogroup meeting of finance ministers will be the pivotal event of the week. All eyes will be on whether an agreement can finally be reached between Greece and its inter... [more]

Week ahead: All eyes on Greece (and the US dollar)

Week ahead: All eyes on Greece (and the US dollar)

Fri, 03 July 2015

The very short-term outlook for financial markets has grown more uncertain, but that may throw up some investment opportunities. Athens´s decision to call a referendum is much like Alexander the Great... [more]

Week ahead: Greece at the forefront of investors' minds

Fri, 26 June 2015

The coming week may well see the imposition of capital controls in Greece should the country fail to reach an agreement with its creditors. Should that occur all eyes would turn to the ECB to see if i... [more]

Week ahead: Stage is set for talks with Athens

Fri, 19 June 2015

All eyes in the coming week will be on the result of Monday´s emergency summit of euro area heads of government to discuss the situation in Greece, with the country facing a critical payment deadline ... [more]

Week ahead: US FOMC meeting in focus

Fri, 12 June 2015

All eyes will be on the upcoming meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee on Wednesday, when the central bank is expected to stay put on interest rates. That follows recent upwardly estimates fo... [more]

Week ahead: China and Japan data in focus

Fri, 05 June 2015

The coming week will see a flood of Chinese data hit the market, with data due out on the country's foreign trade, consumer prices, retail sales and fixed asset investment. The flow of indicators out ... [more]

Week ahead: Traders look to US jobs report for guidance on rates

Fri, 29 May 2015

The latest US non-farm payrolls figures and updates on manufacturing sector conditions worldwide will dominate the coming week's calendar. Economists estimate the US economy added 220,000 jobs in May ... [more]

Week ahead: US data in focus

Sun, 24 May 2015

The coming week will see a raft of macroeconomic data published Stateside, with perhaps the second reading on first quarter gross domestic product standing out the most. The most recent tracking estim... [more]

Week ahead: Flow of UK data to pick up

Fri, 15 May 2015

In the coming week investors will focus on the minutes of the latest policy meetings of the Federal Open Market Committee and Monetary Policy Committee, both of which are due out on Wednesday. The... [more]

Week ahead: Inflation Report, Eurogroup meeting and Chinese data in focus

Fri, 08 May 2015

The coming week will be quite intense in several geographies. Here, in the UK, all eyes will be on the latest employment report, given that employment and wages are two of the most critical gauges f... [more]

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Expedia Inc. 121.44 12.85 22:10
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Netflix Inc. 114.31 2.47 22:09
Discovery Communications Inc. Class A 33.02 2.45 22:10

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

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Micron Technology Inc. 18.51 -6.98 21:54
Yahoo! Inc. 36.67 -2.00 22:10
Avago Technologies Ltd. 125.14 -1.97 22:10
Broadcom Corp. 50.61 -1.44 22:10
Seagate Technology Plc 50.60 -1.35 22:10