Market reports from ShareCast
London close: Stocks finish weaker as pandemic fears roll on
Thursday 9 July 2020 16:36
(Sharecast News) - London equity markets finished weaker on Thursday, with Rolls-Royce pacing the decline after a first-half trading update, while a firmer pound also weighed on stocks.
US open: Dow falls below 26,000, wipes out Wednesday's gains
Thursday 9 July 2020 15:42
(Sharecast News) - Wall Street stocks opened mixed on Thursday, with the Dow Jones crossing below the 26,000 barrier following this week's jobless claims data.
Europe midday: Shares flat overall ahead of weekly US jobs data
Thursday 9 July 2020 12:23
(Sharecast News) - Stocks in Europe remained for the most part little changed come midday given the light economic calendar on Thursday.
Europe open: Stocks little changed, some analysts see positive signs on Covid-19 front
Thursday 9 July 2020 11:55
(Sharecast News) - Stocks in Europe are for the most part little changed in early trading given the light economic calendar.
London midday: Stocks lose ground as Rolls-Royce slumps, sterling gains
Thursday 9 July 2020 11:54
(Sharecast News) - London equity markets had fallen into the red by midday on Thursday, with Rolls-Royce pacing the decline after a first-half trading update, while a firmer pound also weighed on stocks.
Asia report: Markets mostly higher after China inflation data
Thursday 9 July 2020 10:37
(Sharecast News) - Markets in Asia finished mostly higher on Thursday, as investors digested the latest inflation data out of China, and continued to monitor the ongoing Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic globally.
London open: Stocks steady as Persimmon rallies, Rolls-Royce slumps
Thursday 9 July 2020 08:15
(Sharecast News) - London stocks were steady in early trade on Thursday following weakness in the previous session, with gains in the housebuilding sector helping to offset heavy falls from the likes of Rolls-Royce and National Grid.
London pre-open: Stocks to recover despite ongoing Covid concerns
Thursday 9 July 2020 07:33
(Sharecast News) - London stocks were set to rise at the open on Thursday following losses in the previous session, despite ongoing fears about a rise in new coronavirus cases.
US close: Stocks finish higher as cruise lines surge
Wednesday 8 July 2020 23:00
(Sharecast News) - Wall Street equities finished in positive territory on Wednesday following the sharp sell-off seen during the prior session.
Europe close: Stocks drop amid concerns around the economic outlook
Wednesday 8 July 2020 17:10
(Sharecast News) - Stocks in Europe failed to track gains across the Atlantic and finished lower.