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European, US Stocks In Eerie Calm As French Vote Looms

Global markets were oddly calm on Friday, the last day of trading before the first round of France's closely fought presidential election, with European stocks posting modest declines ahead of Sunday's main event, Asian s.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 21st, 2017

Investors still like French vote outcome - Pictet"s Luca Paolini

Diversifying away from U.S. stocks and investing in European stocks and emerging Asian stocks is a more promising bet, says Luca Paolini chief strategist at Pictet Asset Management. Aleksandra Michalska reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 26th, 2017

Magnifique: Investors applaud French vote with stock rally

U.S. stocks joined a worldwide rally after the first round of France's presidential election over the weekend raised expectations that the European Union and euro currency will hold together.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 24th, 2017

Metals Stocks: Gold ends lower after vote soothes French euro exit fears

Gold futures end lower after the outcome of the first round of France’s presidential election eases fears of an outcome that could threaten the country’s membership in the euro and the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2017

Wall Street gains in relief rally after French vote result

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks surged on Monday, tracking a relief rally that swept through European and Asian stock markets, after Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron won the first round of the French presidential election......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 24th, 2017

Markets Right Now: Global stocks rally after French vote

U.S. stocks joined a worldwide rally after results from the first of France's presidential election raised expectations that the European Union and euro currency will hold together.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 24th, 2017

Europe Markets: French stocks end at 2-year high after vote eases ‘Frexit’ fears

French stocks rally on Monday after centrist Emmanuel Macron won the first round of voting in the French presidential election, neutralizing fears that two anti-European Union candidates would be in the final runoff......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2017

Europe Stocks Higher as French Vote Sparks Rally

Banks rallied, powering European shares to their highest levels in more than a year, while volatility and safe-haven gold stocks slumped on Monday on abating political anxiety in the euro zone......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 24th, 2017

What election? French yields fall, euro steadies as vote looms

LONDON (Reuters) - Global markets appeared largely calm on Friday, the last day of trading before the first round of France's closely fought presidential election, with French bond yields hitting a three-month low and the euro treading water......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 21st, 2017

Global stocks mixed ahead of French vote

European stocks have declined while Asian markets are mostly higher ahead of the first round of voting in a French presidential election that has financial markets on edge.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 21st, 2017

Europe Markets: French stocks rise ahead of European peers despite election risk

French stocks rose Thursday, performing better than other regional markets, with France’s Publicis Groupe SA among those with well-received earnings, but tight polling ahead of Sunday’s presidential vote remains a key risk for investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2017

Europe Markets: French stocks rise ahead of European peers despite election worries

French stocks rose Thursday, performing better than other regional markets, with France’s Publicis Groupe SA among those with well-received earnings, but tight polling ahead of Sunday’s presidential vote remains a key risk for investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2017

Stocks steady after London attack, U.S. vote looms

Stocks and sterling hold their ground as markets take the latest European terror attack, this time in London one of the world's financial capitals, largely in their stride. Sonia Legg reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 23rd, 2017

European stocks, euro rise after French primary vote

European stock markets and the euro climbed Monday after a fast-moving weekend of "political intrigue" in France and Germany, dealers said. German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared Sunday that she would seek a fourth term in elections next year in the fac.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 21st, 2016

In One Chart: If this ominous pattern holds, it may be time to bail stocks and load up on commodities

Over the past half-century, commodities have never been cheaper relative to equities than they are right now. While the stock market continues to bang out new highs, an eerie calm hangs over the commodity trading pits......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 6th, 2017

Global shares pause as oil Price continues to drag

Global stocks found little traction Friday, while the British pound inched up on the first anniversary of the U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 23rd, 2017

Global Shares Pause as Oil Price Continues to Drag

Global stocks found little traction Friday, while the British pound inched up on the first anniversary of the U.K.'s vote to leave the European Union......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 23rd, 2017

European Stocks Find Their Own Rally Off Of French Parliamentary Election

Today marks the first full day of the Northern Hemisphere summer (it actually officially begins at 11:24 p.m. CDT). It’s as good a time as any for a “Eurotrip” of sorts for the markets. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 20th, 2017

Europe Markets: European stocks climb, with French market boosted in wake of parliamentary elections

Stocks across Europe leapt Monday, with French shares rising by the most in more than a month after French President Emmanuel Macron’s upstart party scored a majority in parliamentary elections on Sunday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 19th, 2017

European stocks buoyed by French election outcome

European stocks lead world markets higher after a parliamentary election in France gave a majority to President Emmanuel Macron, boosting his power to reform the economy.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJun 19th, 2017

European stocks buoyed by French election outcome

Asian shares were higher in subdued trading Monday, after Wall Street ended last week barely higher as Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods sent some retailer stocks downward......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 19th, 2017