Asian markets mixed post an upbeat us october payrolls

November 8, 2021

Asian markets have opened mixed this morning supported by an upbeat US October payroll report but faced by worries over this week’s reading on US inflation report. On the positive…

 

Focus turns to jobs data

November 5, 2021

In U.S, the stock market was slipping back from record high territory Friday as investor attention turned squarely to the key U.S. jobs report later in the day. A rally…

 

Markets at record high as FED unveils taper plan

November 4, 2021

Major Wall Street indexes posted solid gains and closed at record highs following the Federal Reserve’s announcement that it will begin trimming its monthly bond purchases in November with plans…

 

Markets await FED’s detail plans to end its pandemic-era…

November 3, 2021

In U.S, attention today would be on the FOMC as it is all but certain to announce tapering of its asset purchasing program, with the main questions being timing and…

 

Zambia trades firmer following budget

November 2, 2021

US stocks kicked off the month in strong fashion ahead of the Fed meeting on Monday. Buoyed by strong Q3 earnings, the NASDAQ rose 0.63% while the DOW and the…

 

Most asian stocks rose after the outcome of japan’s…

November 1, 2021

We start this week in a risk on mood, as most Asan stocks rose after the outcome of Japan’s election bolstered expectations for a fiscal stimulus. Japan’s Nikkei rose 2.3%…

 

Stocks rise on strong earnings and progress on budget…

October 29, 2021

U.S. stock indexes closed higher Thursday after good third quarter earnings reports and signs Democrats in Congress may be close to a budget deal provided support to investors who looked…

 

Energy pulls down stocks

October 28, 2021

Stocks fell in choppy trading, retreating from records set the previous day. Major indexes started the day higher following a string of upbeat earnings reports. Selling pressure then picked up…

 

FB lower even as it beats Q3 earnings forecasts

October 27, 2021

U.S. stock indexes closed modestly higher on Tuesday, with the Dow Industrials and S&P 500 hitting fresh records, and gains were subdued as Facebook shares fell in the wake of…

 

Tesla crosses $1 trillion valuation

October 26, 2021

US stocks were buoyant on Monday closing at record highs; the DOW and S&P rose 0.18% and 0.47% to notch a fresh set of records. The NASDAQ led gains on…