Tag: US futures

Finance Tech, Trading

World shares, US futures gain after last Trump-Biden debate

October 23, 2020

Via: ABC News

World shares and U.S. futures advanced Friday after President Donald Trump and his challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden, faced off in their second and final debate before the Nov. 3 election. Stocks rose Friday in Paris, London and Tokyo […]

Finance Tech, Liquidity

US stocks are set to drop after the Fed’s ‘hawkish shift’ tempers hopes for further rate cuts

September 19, 2019

Via: Business Insider

US futures fell while European and Asian equities rose on Thursday after the Federal Reserve trimmed interest rates to counter a global economic slowdown and President Donald Trump’s trade policy. Fed Chair Jerome Powell cut the benchmark rate by 25 […]

Finance Tech, Trading

US futures fall amid worries over Middle East tensions and weak China data

June 14, 2019


U.S. stock futures were lower on the final trading day of the week, with investors monitoring attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman and reacting to economic data out of China. As of 3:20 a.m. ET, Dow futures […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Global stocks are rallying as traders see Fed comments as ‘central banks to the rescue’

June 5, 2019

Via: Business Insider

Global stocks and US futures jumped on Wednesday, tracking a boom in US equities on Tuesday, after the US Federal Reserve hinted it might cut interest rates later this year. Fed Chairman Jerome Powell pledged to ” act as appropriate” […]

Finance Tech, Trading

US stocks set to get battered again as abandoned Trump-Xi meeting reignites trade-war uncertainty

February 8, 2019

Via: Business Insider

President Trump’s suggestion that he won’t meet Chinese Premier Xi Jinping before a crucial March 1 trade war deadline has pounded US markets amid fears of tariff escalation. The President shook his head when reporters asked about the chances of […]

Finance Tech, Trading

US stocks set to slide as charges against Huawei ignite fears that China trade talks will fail

January 29, 2019

Via: Business Insider

Global growth concerns already had investors on edge this week. The US Justice Department charging Chinese tech giant Huawei with fraud and IP theft is not helping. The Huawei charges come on the eve of key talks between US and […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Global stocks are enjoying their first good day of 2019 after China and US agree fresh trade talks

January 4, 2019

Via: Business Insider

2019’s ugly start for markets looks to be taking a breather on Friday after Asian stocks responded positively to a stimulus package announced by Beijing, and news that renewed trade talks between China and the US are set to take […]

Enterprise, Industries

Apple is set to miss out on the Nasdaq’s relief rally after iPhone ‘saturation’ fears hammer suppliers

December 5, 2018

Via: Business Insider

Apple’s stock woes look set to continue after the iPhone maker’s suppliers tumbled on fears about “market saturation” and future demand. The Cupertino, California-based company’s shares were down slightly in premarket after falling 4.4% on Tuesday — underperforming a particularly […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Global markets are surging after reports Trump is ready to back down in his trade war with China

November 2, 2018

Via: Business Insider

Stocks around the world are rallying sharply on Friday after reports of a potential trade breakthrough between the United States and China was a catalyst to counter the brutal sell-off which characterised markets in October. According to Bloomberg, US President […]