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Wall Street’s next trading innovation: Air-fare derivatives

January 23, 2020

Via: CNBC

European planemaker Airbus is working with Nasdaq to develop a derivatives-based trading platform that will allow airlines to protect against swings in ticket prices. Just like airline companies use oil futures to hedge against the volatility in fuel costs, they […]


Activity, Trading

European stocks down as ECB holds on policy and coronavirus concerns ramp up

January 23, 2020

Via: Market Watch

European stocks fell on Thursday as the European Central Bank left key monetary policy unchanged as expected, with investors backing away from perceived riskier assets such as equities amid a growing coronavirus crisis out of China. Worries about international trade […]


Activity, Trading

Stocks hit new highs as Dow, S&P 500 cap a record-setting week

January 17, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stocks traded modestly higher Wednesday, with the major benchmarks reaching new intraday highs early, after data on new U.S. home construction showed it surging to 13-year highs in December, adding to a series of indicators this week suggesting the […]


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Bank Earnings: One Big Takeaway from JPMorgan, Citi, Wells Fargo

January 14, 2020

Via: TheStreet

Analysts sometimes tout diversified banks that can move revenue exposure to businesses away from the yield curve. That thread of logic proved very valid Tuesday. Here were the earnings: JPMorgan reported revenue of $28.3 billion, beating estimates of $27.8 billion. […]


Activity, Capital and Risk, Liquidity, Trading

Gold’s slide puts prices on pace for longest skid in more than 2 months

January 10, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Gold futures traded slightly lower Friday, heading for the longest losing skid in more than two months after the monthly U.S. employment report helped to solidify a rally in equities and away from so-called havens, as Middle East tensions ease. […]


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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Walgreens, Boeing, Lennar, Marathon Oil & more

January 8, 2020

Via: CNBC

Boeing — Shares of the aerospace giant slipped 1.3% after Cowen downgraded its rating on Boeing to market perform from outperform. The firmed warned that Boeing’s free cash flow is likely to hold steady in the coming years as the […]


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Stocks set fresh records as new year kicks off

January 2, 2020

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stock indexes surged on the first trading day of 2020, with bulls looking to build on the best year for the S&P 500 since 2013 as global equities rallied following a move by China’s central bank aimed at stimulating […]


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Dow, S&P and Nasdaq trade mixed after setting record highs

December 27, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stocks indexes traded little changed Friday morning, after opening at new intraday records, as investors attempt to close out a holiday-shortened week on a positive note, a day after a report on strong retail sales helped the Nasdaq to […]


Activity, Trading

Treasury yields trim gains after US jobless claims fall

December 26, 2019

Via: CNBC

U.S. Treasury slipped on Thursday in holiday-thinned trading, slightly cutting this week’s gains after the release of December’s jobless claims data. At about 10:19 a.m. ET the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note, which moves inversely to price, was […]


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Stock-market sheds early gains in final trading day before Christmas

December 24, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stocks gave up early gains at the opening bell on Tuesday in what is expected to be a subdued trading session on Christmas Eve. Equity markets will end Tuesday’s session early at 1 p.m. Eastern Time, while the bond […]