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Pre-Market Trading: Global Stocks Decline

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WORLD HEADLINES – Global stocks declined amid falling trading volume following a slide in U.S. stocks and crude oil prices held losses amid an unexpected increase in supplies. STOCKS – The SP 500 Index futures fell less than 0.1 percent and the Dow was off 0.2 percent. Read More …

World Headlines – Bonds Drop With Gold

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WORLD HEADLINES – The US dollar climbed back towards a 14-year high on Tuesday as the yen fell after the Bank of Japan held policy steady. Bonds and gold fell demonstrating markets increasing resilience to geopolitical shocks.STOCKS – European shares were steady with … Read More

World Headlines – Japanese Yen Strengthens

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WORLD HEADLINES – The US dollar retreated versus the Japanese yen as traders took stock following a six-week rally in the currency. European shares fell along with most Asian equities and gold rose.STOCKS – The SP 500 Index futures traded sideways ahead of the Wall Street opening bell…. Read More

World Headlines – 2016-12-15

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WORLD HEADLINES – The US dollar climbed the highest level since 2003 against the euro as the prospect of a steeper path for U.S. interest rates next year filtered through markets. European bank stocks climbed while bonds and gold slumped.STOCKS – The SP 500 Index futures trad…

World Headlines: SP 500 Index futures advance

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WORLD HEADLINES – Stocks extended an advance and the yen fell before the Federal Reserve meets on Wednesday. Italian equities and bonds surged on bank recapitalization plans. STOCKS – SP 500 Index futures advanced after the main gauge ended last week at a record. BONDS – Yi… Read More

World Headlines - Mixed Markets

World Headlines – 2016-12-12

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WORLD HEADLINES – Oil prices surged to their highest since mid 2015 and U.S. Treasury yields hit a more than two-year peak on Monday after the worlds top crude producers agreed to cut output.STOCKS – One month on from Novembers U.S. presidential election world stocks have ga… READ MORE  

Pre-Market Trading: Bonds Retreat

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Pre-market activity and scheduled economic data that may have an impact on the global financial markets. Live trading room access link. Posted  6:00 am ET WORLD HEADLINES – Bonds fell on concern Mario Draghi may fail to deliver on stimulus that’s already priced into the market. The euro gained for a second day. STOCKS – A gauge […]