Housing stocks drag FTSE 100 lower amid recession fears

UK Market:,The UK stock market was trading in the red on Thursday, with the blue-chip FTSE100 index losing over 2%. Housebuilding stocks, including Barratt and Persimmon, pulled the index lower after Nationwide reported that the house price growth has slo...

FTSE 100 retreats as fears of slowdown hit global markets

UK Market,: The UK stock market ran out of steam on Wednesday amid fears of a global slowdown. The country's top share index FTSE 100 fell 0.5% after opening, while the mid-cap FTSE 250 slipped by 1.2%. The fall came as the British Retail Consortium (BRC)...

FTSE 100 extends gains as China eases Covid-19 curbs

UK Market News:,The UK stock market moved higher on Tuesday, with the blue-chip FTSE 100 index gaining over a per cent to its highest level in more than two weeks. The Index is driven by gains in commodity stocks after China decided to ease some Covid-19 ...

FTSE 100 moves higher led by metals and mining stocks

UK Market:,The UK stock market moved higher on Monday, with the blue-chip FTSE100 index gaining over 0.6%. Mining stocks including Anglo American, Rio Tinto, and Antofagasta pulled the index higher. European markets were boosted amid the hopes that the US...

FTSE 100 rebounds tailing gains in European and Asian markets

UK Market News:,The UK stock market rose sharply on Friday, supported by defensive stock amid mounting fears around hawkish central bank and rising concern over recession. The blue-chip FTSE 100 index over 1.5% after the Office for National Statistics (ON...

US stocks advance after energy, tech-led gains; NEE, AAPL rise

US stocks gained on Thursday after a steep decline the day before.

FTSE 100 turns lower as inflation pushes UK debt to costs to record high

UK Market News:,The UK stock market witnessed fresh strain on Thursday after ONS showed that the government borrowed £14 billion in May, significantly higher than economists' forecast. The FTSE 100 index shed over 0.50%, touching a low of 7,015.06, before...

UK stock market slides, as inflation hits new 40-year high

UK Market News:,The UK stock market declined on Wednesday as a fall in oil and metal prices weighed on the commodity stocks. The blue-chip FTSE 100 index loosed over 1% after new figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed UK inflation ...

Wall Street rebounds after worst week; SAVE, XOM, AAPL rally

US indices ended higher on Tuesday after a worst week in two years.

FTSE 100 rallies, energy stocks surge

FTSE 100 rallies,,energy stocks surge,UK Market:,The UK stock market moved higher on Tuesday, with the blue-chip FTSE100 index gaining over 0.5%. Rallying crude prices led to a surge in energy stocks amid restricted supplies of crude and fuel products. Th...