Weekly research notes covering the full spectrum of asset classes

Market Commentary—27/02/19

February 27, 2019 / Felip Biji

Stocks:  U.S. stocks edged lower following weak earnings and mixed economic data. The S&P 500 index closed at  2,793.49, off 0.1% after lower-than-expected results by Home Depot. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell34 points ending at 25,400, while technology shares declined slightly lower, with the Nasdaq Composite Index dropping about 25 points, 0.07% off. WW, […]

Market Commentary—26/02/18

February 26, 2019 / Guney Kaya

It seems like China’s bullish rally came to an end. After fast gains it lost its steam. On the other hand, the bullish trend of China was not succesfull at spreading through whole Asia which usually did in the past. The Pound is in the highest levels of the month after the main opposition party […]

Market Commentary—18/02/19

February 18, 2019 / Guney Kaya

Optimism is spreading across global markets. Asian stocks significantly climbed up starting the new week, as a result of a cooling trade war and a strong U.S. markets closure on Friday. It seems like if China or U.S. does not make moves that might boost fear to the market, markets can have sunny days for […]

Market Commentary—15/02/19

February 15, 2019 / Dora Cordero

Stocks: In Europe, the 1.2% gain in the Stoxx 600 Index, a four-month high, has been driven by miners. Futures on the S&P 500 Index rose 0.3%, the Dow Jones has gained 1%, and the NASDAQ Composite Index rose by 0.42%; all three advances are due to the US-China trade talks making some progress on […]

Market Commentary—14/02/19

February 14, 2019 / Hamza Ahsan

Market Data has been stable, with the S&P 500 and Dow closing at positive 0.30 and 0.46 percent, respectively. While the FTSE 100 followed the trend, with a 0.41 percent increase, Nikkei and Hang Seng closed at negative 0.02 and 0.23 percent, respectively. European stock has surged, hitting a three-month high. Stoxx 600 has hit the highest level […]