The Malta Independent 21 October 2017, Saturday

Financial

Markets take break from record-setting

Friday, 20 October 2017, 09:31 Last update: about 1 day ago

US Stocks corrected from recent record highson Thursday with disappointing corporate earnings and a report that Apple Inc. was dialing back its orders reversing the sentiment that sent benchmark...

People at risk of poverty in Malta on the increase

Thursday, 19 October 2017, 10:01 Last update: about 2 days ago

Noel Grima People at risk of poverty or social exclusion in Malta have risen from 81,000 in 2008 to 85,000 in 2016, Eurostat said on Monday. This amounts to 20.1% of the total population in...

Markets boosted by earnings

Thursday, 19 October 2017, 09:24 Last update: about 2 days ago

U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday, with major indexes hitting intraday records and the Dow industrials returning above 23,000 as the latest round of corporate earnings continued to support the market....

Markets summary with a ‘win-win’ deal

Wednesday, 18 October 2017, 09:20 Last update: about 3 days ago

European markets closed mostly in the red on Tuesday as investors digested corporate earnings and focused on latest developments in the Catalonia crisis. The Spanish Constitutional...

The week ahead

Monday, 16 October 2017, 10:49 Last update: about 5 days ago

Asos Earnings season comes around once again as investors turn to the latest figures issued from top firms worldwide with dozens of high-profile results expected after the big U.S. banks got...

Some positive earnings reports

Friday, 13 October 2017, 09:11 Last update: about 8 days ago

Markets in Europe closed flat to higher on Thursday as investors focused on banks' earnings and digested the latest news on Brexit. Earlier, JPMorgan and Citigroup announced their results for the...

Mixed markets

Thursday, 12 October 2017, 09:13 Last update: about 9 days ago

Spanish stocks bounced higher on Wednesday, as worries over the standoff between Catalonia and Madrid subsided as Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy stopped short of suspending Catalonia's government...

Higher? Seems so!

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 12:17 Last update: about 10 days ago

U.S. stocks mostly climbed to record highs as Wal-Mart Stores Inc. led a rally in consumer shares and energy producers climbed along with oil prices. Politics remained the dominant theme in Europe as...

Optimistic global markets

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 09:46 Last update: about 11 days ago

European stocks nudged higher on Monday, finding support from advances in Spanish stocks and strength in German economic data. The Stoxx Europe 600 index rose 0.2% to close at 390.21, partly...

This week

Monday, 9 October 2017, 11:00 Last update: about 12 days ago

Europe In Europe, events in Catalonia at the start of the week might overshadow CPI readings from Spain, France, Italy and Germany at the end of the week. Monday will also see the start of the...

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