US markets

The US dollar sank like a stone against the euro after official figure showed inflation in the US hit 1.7 per [...]

11 August 2017
Shares
3
Views
200

Global stock markets rose to record levels today as the Dow Jones Industrial average clocked its ninth straight [...]

7 August 2017
Shares
3
Views
72

The US created 209,000 new jobs last month, official figures published today showed. [...]

4 August 2017
Shares
8
Views
565

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 22,000 points for the first time ever today after a strong set [...]

2 August 2017
Shares
10
Views
319

In the UK, house price growth began to slow noticeably last year when stamp duty on buy-to-let and second homes [...]

2 August 2017
Shares
3
Views
569

The giant US economy recovered some of the momentum it lost at the start of the year as the American consumer [...]

28 July 2017
Shares
4
Views
143

Sterling breezed past the all-important $1.30 mark in afternoon trading in London after a Bank of England policymaker [...]

14 July 2017
Shares
4
Views
1,138

The number of new jobs created in the US smashed analyst expectations in June, figures published today showed. [...]

7 July 2017
Shares
3
Views
178

In March 2000, a US financial magazine listed Amazon among 207 unprofitable listed internet businesses, most of [...]

4 July 2017
Shares
24
Views
1,056

Despite the many economic and geopolitical risks in the world today, volatility in asset markets has been remarkably [...]

14 June 2017
Shares
16
Views
368

US employers created 138,000 new jobs last month, way below economists' expectations.  [...]

2 June 2017
Shares
2
Views
238

Jared Kushner, the son-in-law and senior adviser to US President Donald Trump, is under pressure after US media [...]

27 May 2017
Shares
1
Views
1,221

European markets followed their American counterparts lower this morning as the fallout from political turmoil [...]

18 May 2017
Views
413

The pound rose to session highs after official figures showed US unemployment had fallen to its lowest since [...]

5 May 2017
Shares
23
Views
285

As the current bull market ages and valuations no longer look cheap, investors are naturally starting to wonder [...]

18 April 2017
Shares
31
Views
463

If the fund managers we spoke to in our recent article “has the value ship sailed” are right, and the rally [...]

6 April 2017
Views
522

Donald Trump suffered the first major defeat of his Presidency last night after his Republican party failed to [...]

25 March 2017
Views
336

A lot can happen in a tax year. For Brits looking to use their Isa allowance to invest in stocks and shares before [...]

22 March 2017
Shares
1
Views
899

New job openings in the US were even stronger last month, hitting 235,000 - up from the surprisingly high 227,000 [...]

10 March 2017
Shares
6
Views
12,710

The US has confirmed GDP growth in the fourth quarter of last year was a disappointing 1.9 per cent - despite [...]

28 February 2017
Shares
1
Views
139

The equity rally since Clinton was “Trump-ed” on 8 November has been the biggest for any new president since [...]

23 February 2017
Shares
10
Views
550

If you’ve ever felt there was more financial and business news around at this time of year than any other but [...]

21 February 2017
Shares
19
Views
457

World stock markets have risen to fresh all-time record highs as investors around the globe anticipate economic [...]

16 February 2017
Views
146

The rise in the FTSE 100 since a low last February has been remarkable. The index was up 33% between 11 February [...]

3 February 2017
Shares
1
Views
3,669

While Donald Trump’s presidency is not the only factor that could affect investments in 2017, it is potentially [...]

1 February 2017
Shares
14
Views
328

Investors were spooked by politics in 2016 and, despite markets like the FTSE 100 hitting record highs, fund sales [...]

31 January 2017
Views
149

Investors around the world have moved into risk-off mode ahead of the inauguration of Donald Trump as US President, [...]

20 January 2017
Views
187

Stockmarkets rarely rally in the face of political and economic uncertainty. [...]

19 January 2017
Views
515

Warren Buffett, the investment billionaire, has been pretty rude about the aviation sector. As the Sage of Omaha [...]

6 January 2017
Shares
2
Views
1,418

Global stock markets have seen a turbulent year, but surprised many with the resilience shown after the Brexit [...]

22 December 2016
Shares
12
Views
1,253

Content tagged with "US markets"