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Week ahead: French elections, UK GDP in focus

Week ahead: French elections, UK GDP in focus

Fri, 21 April 2017

(ShareCast News) - All eyes will turn to France next week, as investors digest the results of the first round of voting in the presidential elections and attempt to draw the correct implications for t... [more]

Week ahead: China and France in focus

Week ahead: China and France in focus

Mon, 17 April 2017

(ShareCast News) - China and France will centre the markets' attention, with data on the world's third largest economy set for release at the start of the week, even as the world watches for Beijing's... [more]

Week ahead: China, UK data in focus

Week ahead: China, UK data in focus

Fri, 07 April 2017

(ShareCast News) - The coming holiday-shortened week in the West will see the spotlight shift towards China, with traders likely to be eyeing the news-flow over the weekend coming out of the meetings ... [more]

Week ahead: US non-farm payrolls, Federal Reserve in focus

Week ahead: US non-farm payrolls, Federal Reserve in focus

Fri, 31 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - The US will likely continue to be in the spotlight over the coming week, although this time around investors' attention will be more evenly split between the incoming economic data ... [more]

Week ahead: Stage set for Parliament to approve Brexit

Week ahead: Stage set for Parliament to approve Brexit

Fri, 24 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Great Britain will formally announce its decision to exit the European Union this week, on Wednesday, kick-starting two years of negotiations with the bloc. Against that backdrop, o... [more]

Week ahead: Fed speakers, manufacturing data in focus

Fri, 17 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - Anyone hoping for a respite from central bank-watch may be sorely disappointed next week. While the world's major central banks had already made their policy announcements, the us... [more]

Week ahead: Article 50, central bank decisions in focus

Fri, 10 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - On 15 March, the Prime Minister may trigger Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, marking the start of up to two years of negotiations on Britain's terms for leaving the bloc. That same ... [more]

Week ahead: China, Spring budget, ECB and US jobs report in focus

Fri, 03 March 2017

(ShareCast News) - The coming week will kick-off early as China's National People's Congress begins, with premier Li Keqiang set to deliver the opening speech in which he is expected to set out the 2... [more]

Week ahead: House of Lords, Trump in focus

Fri, 17 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - The coming was expected to be light in terms of data on both sides of the Pond, although the first debate on the Article 50 Brexit bill in the House of Lords, on Monday, did hold th... [more]

Week ahead: UK CPI, employment data on tap

Fri, 10 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - The flow of economic data was set to pick-up noticeably in the coming week in all the major geographies. In the UK, the increasingly important consumer price data, for the month of ... [more]

Week ahead: UK industrial production and trade figures in the spotlight

Fri, 03 February 2017

(ShareCast News) - Data over the coming week was expected to taper off given the multiple high-frequency indicators and central bank meetings around the world over the prior seven-day stretch. In the ... [more]

Week ahead: Fed, BoE in focus

Fri, 27 January 2017

(ShareCast News) - Investors would be asked to digest a heavily-laden calendar of economic data focused on the US over the coming trading week, with the next US central bank policy meeting and monthly... [more]

NASDAQ 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
CSX Corp. 50.77 2.44 22:09
Microsoft Corp. 66.40 1.37 22:07
J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. 90.95 1.31 21:37
Netflix Inc. 142.87 1.20 22:10
JD.com, Inc. 34.35 1.12 22:10

NASDAQ 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Mattel Inc. 21.79 -13.57 22:08
Viacom Inc. Class B 43.10 -2.77 22:10
Micron Technology Inc. 27.32 -2.29 22:07
Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc. 88.47 -1.95 22:05
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. 370.12 -1.67 21:37