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Week ahead: Carney and US employment report in focus

Week ahead: Carney and US employment report in focus

Fri, 29 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - In the coming week, Bank of England governor Mark Carney will have a chance to explain the Monetary Policy Committee´s take on recent events in global capital markets, following rec... [more]

Week ahead: Hold your fire, Blackrock boss tells the Fed

Week ahead: Hold your fire, Blackrock boss tells the Fed

Fri, 22 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - Central banks would be in focus over the coming week, with the boss of the world's largest asset manager, Blackrock, having recommended to the US central bank that it factor in more... [more]

Bonds: Gilts power ahead as US growth forecasts are pared

Bonds: Gilts power ahead as US growth forecasts are pared

Fri, 15 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - These were the movements in some of the most widely-followed 10-year sovereign bond yields: US: 2.03% (-5bp) UK: 1.66% (-7bp) Germany: 0.54% (-3bp) France: 0.87% (-3bp) Italy: 1.57%... [more]

Week ahead: China and Iran in focus again

Week ahead: China and Iran in focus again

Fri, 15 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - A steady stream of important economic indicators next week in almost all jurisdictions could be expected to keep investors and traders on their toes. To begin with, the possibility ... [more]

Week ahead: Investors looking for answers from Carney

Week ahead: Investors looking for answers from Carney

Fri, 08 January 2016

(ShareCast News) - What were the implications of the softening in economic activity towards the end of last year for the 2016 outlook in the UK? The answer to that query would be foremost on investors... [more]

Week ahead: US and Japanese data in the spotlight

Fri, 18 December 2015

(ShareCast News) - Despite most market operators having already squared their trading books in the run-up to Christmas, quite a few first-tier macroeconomic indicators are scheduled for release in the... [more]

Week ahead: US Fed, French and Spanish elections in focus

Fri, 11 December 2015

(ShareCast News) - The coming week will see a deluge of first-tier market data and risk events, but the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting will, probably, eclipse all the others. On 16 December t... [more]

Week ahead: Focus to shift towards Asia

Fri, 04 December 2015

(ShareCast News) - Financial markets are expected to quieten down in the coming week following the ECB's damp squib and the latest US non-farm payrolls report. Nevertheless, anticipation is likely to ... [more]

Week ahead: ECB to boost QE and cut deposit rate, analysts predict

Fri, 27 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is in the spotlight next week as analysts anticipate he will announce big changes to policy to address prolonged low inflation. The ECB'... [more]

Week ahead: Euro area PMIs, US GDP in focus

Fri, 20 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - The coming week will likely see trading volumes fall off due to the Thanksgiving holidays Stateside, with market action likely to be restrained by the fact that many traders will be... [more]

Week ahead: ECB minutes and UK CPI in focus

Fri, 13 November 2015

(ShareCast News) - The macroeconomic agenda will slow down next week, although the minutes of the European Central Bank's last policy meeting and inflation data out on Tuesday will merit close attenti... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Gilead Sciences Inc. 86.00 1.01 16:24
Baidu Inc. 145.60 0.18 16:24
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. 43.41 -0.02 16:24
Fastenal Co. 43.25 -0.02 16:24
Comcast Corp. 59.26 -0.25 16:24

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Nxp Semiconductors Nv 64.56 -8.69 16:24
Micron Technology Inc. 10.06 -8.59 16:24
Western Digital Corp. 42.68 -6.93 16:24
Sba Communications Corp. 87.12 -6.72 16:24
Broadcom Limited 119.96 -6.54 16:24