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Calendar event / 08 February 2019 at 16:59 GMTpreviousforecastactualMed Dividend0.73
Squawk / 07 January 2019 at 8:46 GMTEquity markets basing efforts
A very erratic tone for global equity markets into late 2018 and to start early 2019, but the first week of the new year ended on a positive with risks skewed towards the upside.
A global equity market selloff into the Christmas holiday was then followed by a robust rebound before the end of the year, during very erratic, illiquid trading activity.
The start of the year on Wednesday 2nd January saw a guidance warning from Apple, that triggered a “flash crash” in FX markets, but the subsequent rebound into the end of last week have seen positive technical developments for the major, global equity indices.
On the fundamental side, a strong US Employment report, a somewhat dovish Jerome Powell and the upcoming US-Sino trade talks point to upside potential into mid-month for the major equity markets.
Here we spotlight the S&P 500.
See the full article here: https://www.fxexplained.co.uk/forex-articles/current-market-analysis/equity-markets-basing-efforts/
Calendar event / 15 November 2018 at 16:59 GMTMed Dividend0.73
Squawk / 02 October 2018 at 14:16 GMTI expect a new all time high very soon, and then hope the price will pop up to $237
Calendar event / 16 August 2018 at 15:59 GMTMed Dividend0.73
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Article / 30 July 2018 at 14:17 GMT
What's next for tech given Facebook's Q2 surprise?There are a plethora of risk factors looming over equity markets, from the Chinese slowdown to global policy tightening to trade war fears. Amidst all of this, however, the tech sector has continued to push stocks higher on the back of high growth rates and consistent earnings surprises. Can this continue, or was Facebook's Q2 report the canary in the coalmine?Read the article
Video / 01 May 2018 at 7:36 GMT
From the Floor: Israeli PM sparks oil rally on Iran comments#SaxoStratsCrude oil is trading with what Saxo Bank head of commodity strategy Ole Hansen terms a non-fundamental premium in the wake of Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu's forceful condemnation of Iran ahead of the US' May 12 deadline to extend the Iranian nuclear deal.
Video / 20 April 2018 at 7:46 GMT
From the Floor: 'GBP rally done and dusted' – #SaxoStrats#SaxoStratsSterling has been blasted lower after BoE governor Carney cast doubt on a previously pretty-much-expected UK May rate hike. The EU's rejection of Britain's latest Brexit-Irish border plan only served to deepen the rot.
Squawk / 17 April 2018 at 9:25 GMTSPX500 Preference remains for another push lower. Taken a small short here.