stockmarkets jan23 12may21 European stocks were mostly higher on Wednesday, with encouraging earnings and hopes for a strong economic recovery offering some support. Caution prevailed as investors awaited U.S. inflation data due later in the day for clues on monetary policy going forward. The pan European Stoxx 600 inched...

preview aug27 12may21 Quarterly national accounts and foreign trade from the UK are due on Wednesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, the Office for National Statistics releases UK GDP, industrial production and foreign trade figures. The economy is forecast to contract 1.6 percent sequentially in the first quarter, following a 1.3 percent rise in the fourth quarter.

wallstreet aug24 11may21 Stocks moved mostly lower during trading on Tuesday, extending the pullback seen over the course of the previous session. The Nasdaq hit its worst intraday level in well over a month in early trading but rebounded to end the day only modestly lower.

wallstreet aug22 11may21 After moving sharply lower early in the session, stocks continue to see considerable weakness in afternoon trading on Tuesday. The tech-heavy Nasdaq has climbed well off its worst levels of the day but remains in the red.

covidvariant may11 The World Health Organization has designated the coronavirus variant that lashes across India as a "variant of global concern." The more serious classification is based on the virus B.1.617 mutation causing easy transmission, more severe illness, reduced neutralization by antibodies or reduced effectiveness of treatment and vaccines.

submarine may11 The Pentagon said its guard vessels thwarted a number of Iranian "fast attack boats" that were approaching guided missile submarine, the USS Georgia, in the Strait of Hormuz. On Monday, 13 "fast boats" with the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy dangerously approached U.S. Navy and Coast Guard vessels that were operating in the Strait of Hormuz. After those ships failed to heed warnings to mo

wallstreet down 040218 11may21 Stocks have moved sharply lower in morning trading on Tuesday, extending the pullback seen in the previous session. The major averages have all slid firmly into negative territory, with the tech-heavy Nasdaq hitting its lowest intraday level in well over a month.

accenture digitaldollar 051121 The Digital Dollar Foundation has teamed up with Accenture in a non-profit partnership to launch at least five pilot programs over the next 12 months to explore designs and uses of a United States Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) or digital dollar. The Digital Dollar Project or DDP was created in January last year in partnership with Accenture.

wallstreet oct17 11may21 Following the pullback seen in the previous session, stocks are likely to see further downside in early trading on Tuesday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a lower open for the markets, with the S&P 500 futures slumping by 1.3 percent.

lbrands Fashion retailer L Brands, Inc. announced Tuesday that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved a plan to separate the company into two independent publicly traded companies. The two public companies will be Bath & Body Works, one of the world's leading bath, body and home fragrance retailers, and Victoria's Secret, including Victoria's Secret Lingerie, PINK and Victoria's Secret Beauty.

uscoronavirus may11 The United States reported comparatively lower new coronavirus cases on Monday of 36451, less than the weekly average of 39124. The national total is at 33,515,308 cases now. 367 new deaths were reported in the country on the same day, which is far lower than the 7-day average of 650. With this, the COVID death toll in the U.S. increased to 596,179. 52 deaths were reported from Florida, while M

germanyeconomic oct16 11may21 German economic confidence reached its highest level in more than two decades in May as the slowing down of the third COVID-19 wave made financial market experts more optimistic, survey data from the ZEW - Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research showed Tuesday. The ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment rose sharply to 84.4 in May from 70.7 in April.

novonordisk may11 Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk A/S is recalling 1,468 product samples of Levemir, Tresiba, Fiasp, Novolog and Xultophy to the consumer level, due to improper storage temperature conditions, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said.

us pre market 053119 11may21 European stocks tumbled on Tuesday as inflation worries returned to the fore, with speculation growing that rising inflation and positive data might force the Federal Reserve to wind back monetary policy support sooner than expected. The pan European Stoxx 600 fell 1.8 percent to 437.33 despite the...

european market 021219 11may21 European stocks are likely to open lower on Tuesday as investors fret about the threat of inflation and rotate away from expensive growth stocks to quality value stocks. Asian markets succumbed to selling pressure as record high prices for commodities stoked fears of the U.S. Federal Reserve tightening...

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