Equity futures rise on German coalition blueprint agreement: sources

Equity futures took a step up on report German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and the Social Democrats (SPD) agreed to a blueprint for formal coalition negotiations......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 12th, 2018

Wall Street futures rise, shrug off allied missile attack on Syria

U.S. equity index futures rose on Sunday as financial market trading resumed for the first time since the United States, Britain and France hit Syria with missile strikes in retaliation for a suspected poison gas attack......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 15th, 2018

Wall Street futures rise, shrug off allied missile attack on Syria

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. equity index futures rose on Sunday as financial market trading resumed for the first time since the United States, Britain and France hit Syria with missile strikes in retaliation for a suspected poison gas attack......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 15th, 2018

Stocks On The Rise As Markets Shake Off Tech, Tariff Woes Ahead Of Fri. Jobs Report

Equity futures continued their march higher ahead of the opening bell Thursday, a continuation of the turnaround that began mid-morning Wednesday as investors seemed to shrug off some of the worry about the trade spat with China. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 5th, 2018

Metals Stocks: Gold rises, despite equity rebound, as dollar softens

Gold futures rise Monday, taking their cue from a weakening dollar even as global stocks appears set to rebound from their worst weekly rout in two years and as bond yields resume a steady ascent......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2018

German Coalition Deal Evokes Relief and Anxiety in Europe

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition agreement with the Social Democrats will bring relief across Europe, but with negotiations looming on a major overhaul in how the eurozone operates, the news will also induce anxiety......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 8th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Stock futures rise as traders shake off government shutdown fears

Wall Street set for a highflying end to the week, with stock futures tilting up as equity traders appeared to dismiss concerns over a possible government shutdown......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 19th, 2018

Europe Markets: European stocks rise, euro jumps after German progress in coalition talks

European stocks edged higher Friday, with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and industrial names advancing, but gains were held in check by a surging euro on the back of a breakthrough in German government-coalition talks......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2018

Euro jumps to 3-year high above $1.21 after German lawmakers agree on coalition blueprint

The euro jumped to its highest level against the dollar since early 2015 on Friday after German lawmakers agree.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2018

Stocks Smash Records Around The Globe; Nikkei Has Best Annual Start Since 1996

Another day, another record high in markets around the globe as stocks - contrary to what Jeremy Grantham expects  - have already entered the blow-off top mania phase. U.S. equity index futures rise, .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 4th, 2018

Global Stocks Roar To Record Highs As Tax Reform Is "Priced In" All Over Again

Global stocks and US equity futures roared upward to new record highs to start the second-to-last week of the year, boosted by optimism over a Republican agreement on the shape of U.S. tax cuts aimed at lifting growth; incidentally this is the 6th.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 18th, 2017

European Stocks, US Futures Rise, Dollar Steady Ahead Of Powell Hearing, Tax Debate

US equity futures in the green ahead of cri.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 28th, 2017

German stocks headed for losses after coalition talks break down

German stock futures pointed to a 0.6% loss at the start of trading on Monday for the DAX 30 index after coalition talks .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 20th, 2017

Asia stocks wilt, German coalition impasse hits euro

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares pulled back on Monday with investor sentiment hurt by a retreat on Wall Street, while the euro and German stock futures skidded after German coalition talks hit an impasse......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 20th, 2017

German Coalition Talks Fail to Bridge Gaps as Deadline Passes

Angela Merkel’s path to a fourth term as German chancellor hit a hurdle when negotiations to form the country’s first three-party coalition reached a self-imposed deadline without an agreement on key policy areas......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 17th, 2017

Deal to save Weinstein Co. falls through... Bankruptcy likely, sources say

The troubled Weinstein Co. will not receive a cash infusion from Colony Capital. The Los Angeles-based private equity firm, headed up by Thomas J. Barrack Jr., pulled out of a preliminary agreement to provide the New York-based studio with cash, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 26th, 2017

Futures Movers: Oil ends at lowest in over a week as data show fall in OPEC output-cut compliance

Oil prices fall to the lowest settlement in more than a week as data show a September decline in OPEC’s compliance with a production-cut agreement and as a weekly rise in the number of active U.S. oil rigs for the first time in a month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 2nd, 2017

Futures Movers: Oil prices rise, extending streak of weekly gains

Oil ends slightly higher, with prices extending a streak of weekly gains, as major oil producers at an OPEC-led committee meeting boast record compliance with their production-cut agreement......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 22nd, 2017

Market Snapshot: Tech stocks on track to set another record even as S&P futures struggle

Broad U.S. equity gauges look set to fight for direction Wednesday, but futures for the Nasdaq-100 rise, signaling tech stocks are on pace to achieve fresh records......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 19th, 2017

Trump to Face New Calls to Keep Iran Nuclear Deal

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit the White House next week, hoping to persuade President Donald Trump against pulling the U.S. out of the Iranian nuclear agreement......»»

Category: topSource: wsj5 hr. 0 min. ago

Market Snapshot: U.S. stock futures wobble as bond yields rise; GE higher after earnings

U.S. stock futures struggle for direction on Friday, but head for a weekly win, as investors keep an eye on rising government bond yields and focused on fresh batch of earnings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch10 hr. 0 min. ago