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FTSE 100 Breached 7,000 Level; Travel Stocks in Focus

 FTSE 100 Breached 7,000 Level; Travel Stocks in Focus

US Markets: Broader indices in the United States traded in red - particularly, the S&P 500 index traded 34.36 points or 0.77 per cent lower at 4,439.40, Dow Jones Industrial Average Index dipped by 200.05 points or 0.58 per cent lower at 34,551.2...

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US stocks slip on retail data

US stocks slip on retail data

Benchmark US indices closed lower on Tuesday, August 17, dragged down by loss in mega-cap stocks and weaker-than-expected retail sales data. The S&P 500 was down 0.71% to 4,448.08. The Dow Jones fell 0.79% to 35,343.28. The NASDAQ Composite was ...

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FTSE 100 Ended in Green After Energy & Healthcare Shares Gained Momentum

FTSE 100 Ended in Green After Energy & Healthcare Shares Gained Momentum

US Markets: Broader indices in the United States traded in red - particularly, the S&P 500 index traded 34.37 points or 0.77 per cent lower at 4,445.29, Dow Jones Industrial Average Index dipped by 297.76 points or 0.84 per cent lower at 35,327.6...

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FTSE 100 rebounds on rise in the UK job vacancies

FTSE 100 rebounds on rise in the UK job vacancies

Highlights FTSE100 has bounced back on from Monday’s sharp fall, led by the record number of Job vacancies and fall in unemployment rate.  JPMorgan Chase expects the Bank of England to hike rates as soon as mid of 2022. FTSE...

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5 major UK banks and their investment in crypto and blockchain

5 major UK banks and their investment in crypto and blockchain

More than half of the biggest banks across the globe are now investing in crypto and blockchain companies, according to a new report published by Blockdata, a blockchain research firm. As per the report, 55 of the 100 biggest banks by assets under ...

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5 trending FTSE blockchain stocks to add in your portfolio

5 trending FTSE blockchain stocks to add in your portfolio

Highlights Several investors have hopped on to the blockchain stock bandwagon with the unprecedented surge in the cryptocurrency value and its high return on investments. Majority of the digital currencies are based on blockchain technology, a ...

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US stocks trade flat on gloomy Chinese economic data

US stocks trade flat on gloomy Chinese economic data

Benchmark US indices traded near flat on Monday, August 17, after the latest Chinese economic data showed the country’s recovery rate in July was way below economists’ expectations. The grim outlook triggered investors’ concerns abo...

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British & US Equities Traded Lower Due to the Disappointing Chinese Data

British & US Equities Traded Lower Due to the Disappointing Chinese Data

US Markets: Broader indices in the United States traded in red - particularly, the S&P 500 index traded 16.80 points or 0.38 per cent lower at 4,451.20, Dow Jones Industrial Average Index dipped by 81.87 points or 0.23 per cent lower at 35,433.51...

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FTSE 100 trades lower impacted by slowdown in China

FTSE 100 trades lower impacted by slowdown in China

Highlights FTSE 100 was in red after China’s industrial production and retail sales data missed the analyst forecast.  China’s Industrial production grew by 6.4% in July, much below the analysts forecast of 7.8%. FTSE ...

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Dow, S&P 500 see record close on positive economic outlook

Dow, S&P 500 see record close on positive economic outlook

The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 closed the week at record highs on Friday, August 13, after better-than-expected quarterly results of some companies this week turbocharged the investors to bet on risky assets or slow-moving econo...

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Babcock shares lifted FTSE 250 to an all-time high; Real Estate shares in focus

Babcock shares lifted FTSE 250 to an all-time high; Real Estate shares in focus

US Markets: Broader indices in the United States traded on a mixed note - particularly, the S&P 500 index traded 3.04 points or 0.07 per cent higher at 4,463.88, Dow Jones Industrial Average Index surged by 31.40 points or 0.09 per cent higher at...

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