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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 13 May 2021
May 6, 2021

Equity Markets The Dow Jones suffered its worst day since January and worst three-day streak in 7 months. Dow Jones down 681 (1.99%) NASDAQ down 357 (2.67%) S&P 500 down 89 (2.14%) Russell 2000 down 72 (3.26%) High growth and te...

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Week Ahead: US employment and the RBA headline a full economic calendar
May 3, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity Markets US Indices took a breather on Friday, easing off all-time highs that were hit during the week on strong tech earnings. US earnings in the week ahead see a less cluttered calendar with only a handful of big names ...

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Week Ahead: Big tech reports and the Fed back in action
April 26, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity Markets US stocks bounced back with a broad rally, the S&P 500 set an intra-session all-time high as investors returned to buy the dip after Thursday's tax increase inspired sell-off. Earnings on Friday included Schl...

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Intel reports Q1 earnings
April 23, 2021

Intel reports Q1 earnings Intel, the US technology giant reported its Q1 earnings after the closing bell on Thursday. The company reported revenue of $18.57 billion, above analyst forecast of $17.90 billion. Earnings per share were at $1.39, al...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 22 April 2021
April 22, 2021

  Equity markets Wall St bounced back strongly last night after two straight down sessions. It was a rally across the board with blue chips, tech and growth stocks all joining in as dip buyers swooped in. Dow Jones up 316 (0.93%) N...

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Week Ahead: US reporting season continues, Central banks meet
April 19, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity Markets US stocks rose Friday, capping off a very strong week with the Dow, S&P 500 and NASDAQ all closing at record highs. Investors were focused on encouraging economic figures that indicate the global economy ...

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European and US markets hit all time highs, Bitcoin breaks out, the Dollar slides
April 16, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets US stocks jumped overnight to reach record levels as stronger than expected print on retail sales and a sharp improvement in the number of new jobless claims cheered the investors. Source: Yahoo Finance US...

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NIO and Sinopec partnership announced
April 16, 2021

By Klavs Valters  @klavsvalters Last week marked a significant milestone for NIO when it produced its 100,000th electric vehicle. The latest development also caught the eye of Tesla CEO Elon Musk, to which he responded: ''Congrats to NIO. That i...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 15 April 2021
April 15, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets US Equity markets were mixed last night with a strong performance from the financial sector pushing the Dow to intra day all time highs whilst a tech sell off dragged down the NASDAQ and S&P.         D...

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Stop the jab – Johnson & Johnson vaccine rollout paused
April 14, 2021

By Klavs Valters  @klavsvalters 805,734,252 – that’s how many doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been given globally so far as of the 12th April (from 185 locations), according to Our World in Data. Israel, Bahrain and Chile are leading the ...

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