European markets slip on further Covid restrictions
Finfeed Archived Oct 22, 2020
The FTSE remains down following the UK government announcing further stricter regional lockdown measures, this time in the Greater Manchester. Interestingly there are some bright spots in some of the most beleaguered sectors as the US inches closer to agreeing a fiscal stimulus package.
Strength in overseas markets and kick in oil price drives futures higher
Finfeed Archived Oct 06, 2020
Much of yesterday’s ASX gains were on the back of optimistic expectations regarding tonight’s budget which is expected to provide tax cuts, cash injections and stimulus packages for consumers and businesses.
Gold hits US$2000 per ounce, NASDAQ sets new high, futures up 31 points
Finfeed Archived Aug 18, 2020
Once again the NASDAQ that was the standout performer, gaining 110 points or 1%. Tesla Inc continued to shine, breaking through US$1800 per share for the first time, and its shares have now increased more than four-fold in five months.