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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 09 February 2021
February 9, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets US Equity markets rallied strongly last night with the Dow Jones jumping more than 200 points to hit another record. The 6 day winning streak has seen the Dows best upward run since August last year as investors rem...

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Vaccine progress, Aussie QE extended and Silver rally fizzles
February 5, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Major global markets rallied convincingly this week with strong corporate earnings from the US, commitments from central banks to keep accommodative measures in place and good progress in US COVID vaccinations gave investors opti...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 04 February 2021
February 3, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets Major US and European indices had a quiet night finishing mostly flat after 3 days of solid gains. US corporate earnings have been strong all week helping to lift equity markets and give investors optimism that t...

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Week Ahead: Equities slide, US Dollar rallies and Reddit raids silver?
February 1, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Wall Street suffered a 2% sell off on Friday capping off a poor week for global equity markets. All major European, Asian and US Indices finished decidedly in the red as stimulus euphoria post the new US administrations inaugurat...

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See-sawing equity markets, US Dollar strength and stimulus hopes
January 29, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets Global markets see-sawed from record high to steep declines on an eventful month that saw a new US administration sworn in, promises of record stimulus in the US and the FOMC spoiling the party somewhat. Global equ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 28 January 2021
January 28, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets US and European Equity markets suffered a considerable drop last night with the S&P 500 (US500) posting its worst session since October and European markets their worst session of the year. The FOMC policy st...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 20 January 2021
January 20, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Equity markets US equity markets rallied Tuesday as traders returned from the long weekend. Tech stocks out performed with the Nasdaq (NDX100) up more than 1.5% on the back of signs of mounting support for significant fiscal st...

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Week Ahead: Equity markets take a breather, US dollar strength and Crypto pullback
January 18, 2021

By Lachlan Meakin Major Indices took a breather last week, with US equity markets closing down more than 1% after posting record highs the week prior. In economic news, the incoming US administration announced a $1.9 USD trillion fiscal-stimulus p...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 06 January 2021
January 6, 2021

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity markets It was another mixed performance in the global stock market on Tuesday. European stocks were mostly under pressure while the US share market ended with modest gains ahead of the run-off elections ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 05 January 2021
January 5, 2021

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity markets Global equities started the new year on a mixed note as investors digested the rising number of coronavirus cases in major economies, further social distancing measures and lockdowns, and the runo...

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