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Charles Brown
11 Apr, 2014 | 10:16 AM
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From The Trading Floor: The markets are trading in negative territory this morning following on from yesterday’s drop as JP Morgan’s earnings results fueled concern that corporate earnings will be weak. Producer Prices in the US. rose more than forecast in March, led by the biggest gain in the cost of services in 4 years. PPI for March rose 0.5% April University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment rose to 82.6 from 80 a month earlier Zoe’s Kitchen (ZOES) priced 5.8 million shares at $15. The opening print was $25.65 on a print of 1,101,879 shares. ...
Parasnand Madho
8 Apr, 2014 | 08:35 AM
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Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading down 8 points and S&P futures are trading down 2 points.  Investors appear to be shrugging off worries about geopolitics, slowing US stimulus, and China's faltering economy following a three-day sell-off in global markets. However, rising tensions in Ukraine could temper investors’ appetite for risk after reports suggest pro-Moscow protesters in eastern Ukraine seized arms in one city and declared a separatist republic in another. ...
Parasnand Madho
7 Apr, 2014 | 08:30 AM
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Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading down 52 points and S&P futures are trading down 7 points. Global shares slip, coming off a six year high after the World Bank trims its growth forecast for China and developing East Asian countries. The Bank said the region's economies were likely to see steady growth in the next couple of years, helped by a pick-up in global growth and trade, which would offset headwinds from the tightening of global financial markets. ...
Parasnand Madho
2 Apr, 2014 | 08:15 AM
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Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading up 5 points and S&P futures are trading up 2 points. Global financial markets are on the rebound after faltering in the first quarter as sluggish economic growth in China and the threat of deflation in Europe are considered favorable conditions, bolstering the case for more stimulus.  Investors are speculating the European Central Bank will loosen its monetary policy after its meeting on Thursday.  However, traders remain cautious ahead of US jobs numbers on Friday which could also move markets significantly. ...
Parasnand Madho
1 Apr, 2014 | 08:08 AM
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Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading up 38 points and S&P futures are trading up 4 points. Lackluster economic data from China coupled with low inflation in the euro zone is spurring investor interest that global central banks will introduce new monetary measures following reassuring comments by Fed Chair Janet Yellen that interest rates will not increase for a while. ...
Parasnand Madho
31 Mar, 2014 | 08:38 AM
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Ahead of the Bell: Dow futures are trading up 63 points and S&P futures are trading up 7 points. Investors optimism was raised by hopes that the European Central Bank and China will provide new measures to boost lagging global growth. Deflationary pressures in the euro zone has prompted the ECB to consider new tools for the region. Traders are looking for the ECB to introduce a fresh round of asset purchases as interest are already low. ...