Negotiations Went Into a Second Day

February 15, 2019

UNITED STATES The US indices weakened on Thursday after the disappointing retail sales report as well as the news that President Trump will sign a spending bill to keep the…

 

PM May Faces Another Vote on her Brexit Deal

February 14, 2019

UNITED STATES In the US stocks traded up on Wednesday – Dow Jones added 046%, S&P and Nasdaq gained 0.30% and 0.08% respectively. The market reacted positively to Trump’s statements…

 

Trump’s Views on Renewing Trade Truce with China

February 13, 2019

UNITED STATES The US stock market reacted positively to President Trump’s statement on US-China trade agreements. DOW gained 1.49%, with S&P and Nasdaq close at 1.29% and 1.46% in the…

 

Optimistic Outlooks on Future US-China Trade Deals

February 12, 2019

UNITED STATES US stocks traded mixed on Monday DOW lost 0.21%, while S&P and NASDAQ traded 0.07% and 0.13% higher. The US 10Y yield was up 2bps trading at 2.67%,…

 

China Reopened Higher Following the Long Holiday

February 11, 2019

UNITED STATES American technological stocks saved the S&P and Nasdaq indexes from having a third day in the red on Friday. S&P and Nasdaq gained 0.07% and 0.14% respectively, while…

 

Anticipation of the Interest Rate Announcements

February 7, 2019

UNITED STATES Wednesday broke Wall Street’s five-day streak of gains with US stocks slipping slightly. DOW and S&P lost 0.08% and 0.22% respectively, Nasdaq declined by 0.68%. The yield on…

 

The EU is Bracing Itself for a No-Deal Brexit

February 6, 2019

UNITED STATES US stocks traded higher for the 5th day in a row DOW and S&P added 0.68% and 0.47% respectively, NASDAQ gained 0.74% The yield on 10Y UST dropped 3bps…

 

Wall Street in Green for Four Days

February 5, 2019

UNITED STATES President Donald Trump met with FED representatives Jerome Powell and Richard Clarida over dinner. The Chairman of FED reaffirmed comments that FED’s policies will depend on incoming data…

 

Denuclearization Deal with Pyongyang is on the Cards

February 4, 2019

UNITED STATES US stocks traded mixed with DOW and S&P up 0.26% and 0.09% respectively, while NASDAQ lost 0.25%. The yield on 10Y UST added 6bps up to 2.68%. Donald…

 

Patient Tactics of FED instead of Gradual Increases

January 31, 2019

UNITED STATES Yesterday was headlined by the FED meeting during which the regulator held the rates unchanged as expected. Instead of prior guidance for further gradual increases, the members of…