Weekly Markets Review

Global Markets

Global Markets Weekly Review: Week 34, 2021

Global market headlines swung squarely to Fed policy and geopolitical uncertainties last week, while swings in the stock market remained narrow, continuing August’s tranquil trend. United States Stocks gained as full Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine supported sentiment toward an ongoing economic recovery. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite index outperformed …

Global Markets Weekly Review: Week 34, 2021 Read More »

Wall Street Global Markets

Global Markets Weekly Review: Week 24, 2021

Global markets were on the low as a surprisingly hawkish outcome from the Federal Reserve’s June 15–16 policy meeting and late-week comments from a Fed official about potentially earlier-than-expected rate hikes dragging markets globally reverse some of their post-pandemic gains. United States The Dow includes many cyclical companies—those most reliant on global economic growth. On …

Global Markets Weekly Review: Week 24, 2021 Read More »

Global Markets

Global Market Weekly Review: Week 02, 2021

Turkish stocks, as measured by the BIST-100 Index, returned about -1.0%. T. Rowe Price sovereign analyst Peter Botoucharov has been reviewing the latest macroeconomic data from Turkey and notes that the country’s external account situation remains weak.

Oil Prices Saudi

Global Markets Weekly Review: Week 01, 2021

Mexican stocks, as measured by the IPC Index, returned about 6%. Shares were lifted in part by strength in U.S. equities, as Joe Biden—who is expected to be less aggressive on trade and immigration issues than President Trump—was certified by Congress as the winner of the November 2020 presidential election

Global Markets Weekly Review – Week 51, 2020

Global markets edged higher last week, with all major benchmark global indices hitting fresh all-time highs. Fiscal-stimulus optimism in the United States, along with a brighter longer-term outlook driven by the rollout of vaccines, continues to support sentiment in the market and the general global economic environment. United States The major indexes reached record highs …

Global Markets Weekly Review – Week 51, 2020 Read More »

Global Markets Weekly Market Review – Week 43, 2020

Following three consecutive weekly advances, global stocks declined modestly during the week. The news flow was dominated by headlines around the negotiations for another round of fiscal relief from Washington before the U.S election, which is fast approaching is held. United States The major benchmarks ended mixed, as investors reacted to stimulus negotiations while monitoring …

Global Markets Weekly Market Review – Week 43, 2020 Read More »

Wall Street

Global Markets Weekly Market Review – Week 31, 2020

Investors were braced for a record RMB 1.36 trillion of restricted shares scheduled to be unlocked and available for trading in the A-share market—an influx similar to one that occurred in May and June 2015, which was followed by heavy selling of previously restricted shares by large institutional investors.