The Malta Independent 14 December 2017, Thursday

Financial

New record highs for US stock markets

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 11:00 Last update: about 1 day ago

U.S. stocks finished higher on Monday, with the S&P 500 index and Dow industrials closing at record highs on the back of a rally in telecommunications and technology shares. Investors...

The week ahead

Monday, 11 December 2017, 12:01 Last update: about 2 days ago

Economic Data Investors will be keeping their eyes open for the latest rounds of economic data as government announcements are in line for this week. Thursday will see Sweden’s housing...

Mixed markets

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 12:39 Last update: about 6 days ago

U.S. stocks ended mixed on Wednesday, held back by the energy sector but also put the brakes on a global equity selloff as technology shares advanced. Oil tumbled the most in two months, while the...

Markets close lower

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 11:57 Last update: about 7 days ago

U.S. stock-market indexes closed lower Tuesday, driven by losses in utilities, telecoms and industrials sectors. An earlier rebound in the technology sector fizzled out, sending the Nasdaq Composite...

US taxes, boom technology and BMW updates

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 10:57 Last update: about 8 days ago

U.S Tax Bill The Dow stormed out of the gate, soaring 300 points in celebration of the Senate passing a bill that would cut corporate taxes.It also closed at another record high with its...

The week ahead with Friday’s dip

Monday, 4 December 2017, 11:58 Last update: about 9 days ago

Week review On Friday, European markets settled in the red following the Wall Street sentiment where all three major indexes dropped around 1%. The Dow Jones lost over 300 points on reports that...

Dow in fresh record territory

Friday, 1 December 2017, 11:20 Last update: about 12 days ago

U.S. stocks posted strong gains on Thursday, advancing into record territory as optimism grew over the prospects for a tax overhaul out of Washington. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 1.5%,...

Market Roundup with Oil and Bitcoin

Thursday, 30 November 2017, 10:36 Last update: about 14 days ago

Europe markets close mixed after ECB review European markets closed mixed on Wednesday as talks on Brexit divorce bill continue and European Central Bank said growth and reforms are helping debt...

New record for the Stock Markets

Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 10:24 Last update: about 15 days ago

US Stock Markets closed at records Tuesday after bouncing around during the regular session as geopolitical tensions and domestic developments pulled the market in different directions. The Dow...

Mixed markets back from holiday

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 11:25 Last update: about 15 days ago

US investors returned from their long-weekend Thanksgiving break on Monday and markets saw U.S. equities ending little changed after briefly touching intra-day records as declining oil prices pulled...

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