Posts Tagged ‘currencies’

  • Commodities and Currencies Kick Off July

    2. juli 12 • 5149 Visninger • Markedskommentarer Comments Off on Commodities and Currencies Kick Off July

    Chinese HSBC manufacturing contracted to the lowest level in the last seven months. Base metals surrendering part of its 4-percent gain, after data at the weekend showed a factory slump in Asia’s two biggest exporters, China and Japan, had deepened in...

  • Markedsanmeldelse 31. mai 2012

    31. mai 12 • 4739 Visninger • Market Comments Off på markedsanmeldelse 31. mai 2012

    The deepening euro crisis is hurting Asian stocks as they head for their worst monthly performance since late 2008. The euro has also fallen below $1.24 levels, forcing Asian currencies to also pare losses against the greenback. The SGX Nifty is trading lower...

  • Markedsanmeldelse 30. mai 2012

    30. mai 12 • 4950 Visninger • Market Comments Off på markedsanmeldelse 30. mai 2012

    Aksjer handlet høyere i dag, med amerikanske og kanadiske markeder som møtte nyheter om at Kina kan gjennomføre meningsfull finanspolitisk stimulans. Mens aksjene til industrielle metaller økte med basismetallkomplekset, falt gullbeholdningen med 2.4% og gullet falt med 1.7%. Industriell...

  • Markedsanmeldelse 29. mai 2012

    29. mai 12 • 5249 Visninger • Market Comments Off på markedsanmeldelse 29. mai 2012

    On Tuesday morning, we are witnessing a lackluster trading session in Asian stocks, as most of them pare slight gains barring Japan. With the US closed yesterday, no major leads were given to the Asian markets. The gains are being restricted as investors are...

  • Markedsanmeldelse 28. mai 2012

    28. mai 12 • 3422 Visninger • Market Comments Off på markedsanmeldelse 28. mai 2012

    Much of the risk tone facing world markets will be set by the US economy.  For the most part this will only happen toward the end of the week not only because US markets are closed for Memorial Day on Monday but also because a series of key reports will be...

  • Markedsanmeldelse 25. mai 2012

    25. mai 12 • 5320 Visninger • Market Comments Off på markedsanmeldelse 25. mai 2012

    Equity markets were mixed today, with Asian indices trading lower following the release of a weak Chinese PMI, European markets bouncing back from yesterday’s swoon (despite weak PMI data that showed manufacturing contraction throughout the continent –...

  • Markedsanmeldelse 24. mai 2012

    24. mai 12 • 3109 Visninger • Market Comments Off på markedsanmeldelse 24. mai 2012

    US markets displayed a notable move to the downside in morning trading on Wednesday due to continued worries about the financial situation in Europe, which came as European leaders held a closely watched summit in Brussels. However, stocks staged a...

  • Markedsanmeldelse 23. mai 2012

    23. mai 12 • 3208 Visninger • Market Comments Off på markedsanmeldelse 23. mai 2012

    Concerns over Greece’s exit from the Euro Zone have come to the surface again and this has deteriorated risk appetite among investors. Although the Group of Eight (G8) leaders affirmed Greece’s status in the Euro Zone, former Greek Prime Minister Lucas...

  • Markedsanmeldelse 22. mai 2012

    22. mai 12 • 4991 Visninger • Market Comments Off på markedsanmeldelse 22. mai 2012

    In the last session all leading American indices like Dow Jones Industrial Average, NASDAQ index and the S&P 500 (SPX) ended in green. Dow was up by 1.09% and closed at 12504; S&P 500 was gained by 1.60% at 1316. European indices ended mixed. FTSE was...

  • Markedsanmeldelse 21. mai 2012

    21. mai 12 • 5166 Visninger • Market Comments Off på markedsanmeldelse 21. mai 2012

    While there are significant forms of data risk in European economies this week, the prime market risk will continue to be represented by Greek worries.  To that effect, following this weekend’s G8 meeting at Camp David, expect the risk of more detailed...