Local market weighed down by Newcrest-led materials rout, investors brace for key US jobs data, China May data dump.
(12 days ago)
U.S. stock market futures trade flat on Wednesday, with no data on the calendar, but better-than-expected trade figures from China draw some attention as investors reflect on more records for Wall Street from the prior session.
(1 month and 11 days ago)
Weaker-than-expected manufacturing data out of China has capped the gains made on the local share market.
(3 months and 24 days ago)
U.S. stock market futures fell sharply early Thursday as fears over a tapering of the Fed’s bond-buying program continued to rattle investors. Those worries and weak China data triggered heavy losses for global stocks, with Japan equities suffering their biggest one-day loss in more than two years.
(27 days ago)
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks futures rose on Monday as investors awaited data on U.S. manufacturing and construction spending, shifting focus from disappointing data out of China that weighed on equity markets elsewhere.
(16 days ago)
U.S. stock futures edged south on Friday, getting no help from a batch of weak data out of China and Europe, as investors readied for a key manufacturing gauge and personal income and spending data. The sequester was also weighing on investors’ minds.
(3 months and 20 days ago)
Local market weighed down by Newcrest-led materials rout, investors brace for key China, US data.
(12 days ago)
By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) - Central bank intervention, the euro zone crisis and China's rise have expanded the list of data that moves markets, but surprises in measures such as PMIs and U.S. jobs numbers still pack the biggest punch. Eager for an early view of economic momentum, investors put extra focus on purchasing manager indexes (PMIs), especially the flash, or...
(1 month and 5 days ago)
Market losses were exacerbated in all asset classes yesterday following data showing China's economy expanded more slowly than expected. Many investors decided to jump, pull the ripcord, and seek shelter in risk-averse trading positions. The extreme market moves, especially within the commodity class, has some investors looking for bargains after the heavy market losses....
(2 months and 5 days ago)
U.S. stock market futures fall on Monday ahead of data that’s expected to show slippage in retail sales, while investors are also likely to refocus on when the Fed will wind down its stimulus program. A clutch of China data was mixed, though retail sales met forecasts.
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