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Week ahead: US data in focus

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

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

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]

Week ahead: Elections and US non-farm payrolls in focus

Week ahead: Elections and US non-farm payrolls in focus

Fri, 01 May 2015

Without out a doubt next week's main event, both at home and abroad, will be the result of the UK elections, given the current debate regarding the future of Britain within the European Union and the ... [more]

Week ahead: Political debates and central banks in focus

Week ahead: Political debates and central banks in focus

Fri, 24 April 2015

With little doubt what will be of most interest for investors next week, given that the next general elections are now looming, will be the three-way election debate between Cameron, Clegg and Miliban... [more]

Week ahead: Greece and Eurogroup meeting in focus

Fri, 17 April 2015

The coming week will see markets focus on the result of the International Monetary Fund-World Bank's spring meetings in Washington D.C.. That comes ahead of the 24 April Eurogroup meeting. Unfortuna... [more]

Week ahead: Election and US data in focus

Fri, 10 April 2015

Electoral fever will likely continue to ramp up over the coming days, with the Conservatives, Labour and the Liberal Democrats all due to publish their respective election manifestos. That comes as st... [more]

Week ahead: UK elections and Fed minutes in focus

Fri, 03 April 2015

The holiday shortened week will see traders closely tracking the political scene not only in Greece but also in the UK as the election season kicks into full swing. Acting as a backdrop, and especiall... [more]

Week ahead: Non-farm payrolls and UK retail results to steal the show

Fri, 27 March 2015

Next week is set to be a busy one for financial markets in London with investors having to digest a flurry of global economic data and corporate results from a number of prominent UK retailers. The fo... [more]

Week ahead: Eurozone PMIs, UK and US CPI data in focus

Fri, 20 March 2015

The markets' focus in the coming week will be on the results of the latest purchasing managers' surveys in the US and on the consumer price date scheduled for release in the UK and Stateside. The form... [more]

Week ahead: Budget speech and FOMC meeting lie ahead

Fri, 13 March 2015

In the coming week traders will focus on the next policy meeting of the US Federal Reserve, when it is expected that it will remove the reference to being patient when it starts to normalise monetary ... [more]

Week ahead: Eurogroup meeting and Chinese data in focus

Fri, 06 March 2015

In the aftermath of last Friday's US non-farm payrolls investors will most likely be keying in to Monday's Eurogroup meeting of finance ministers, analysts at Investec say, given the on-going Greek tr... [more]

Week ahead: US non-farm payrolls in focus

Sun, 01 March 2015

As always at the start of each month, the key report of the week will be that covering the most recent US non-farm payrolls data, with investors looking for confirmation that January´s robust print wa... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Broadcom Corp. 57.15 21.45 22:10
Avago Technologies Ltd. 141.49 7.76 22:10
Nvidia Corp. 21.84 5.35 22:08
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. 127.80 4.22 22:00
Sandisk Corp. 69.01 3.95 22:00

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. 83.84 -2.26 22:00
Keurig Green Mountain Inc 88.67 -1.32 21:41
Charter Communications Inc. 178.25 -0.85 22:07
Kraft Foods Group, Inc. 84.33 -0.79 21:53
Wynn Resorts Ltd. 103.56 -0.54 22:04