Virus and slowing economic growth put pressure on Wall Street – Stock Exchange

Major Wall Street indices were trading higher, buoyed by the prospect of further fiscal stimulus – with a $550 billion package in sight for infrastructure – and a second quarter of good accounts for heavyweights. However, midway through the session the trend reversed as fears around the delta variant of covid-19 weighed more on investor […]

Optimism on the stock market is starting to crack

Passers-by on Wall Street On the US stock exchanges, investors are betting extremely on prices that will continue to rise. (Photo: AP) Düsseldorf Nervousness is growing among investors. According to the current Handelsblatt survey Dax Sentiment, more and more doubts Survey participants as to whether their current market assessment is correct. For the sentiment expert […]

The rehearsal for reality in America begins this week

U.S. stock prices have been breaking records in a row in recent months, and the market has so far shaken itself off without difficulty with concerns about soaring inflation and the spread of a new mutation in the coronavirus. It is expected that this may even be justified, as in the second quarter of the […]

Wall Street closes in positive territory – New records for S&P 500 and Nasdaq

Frankfurt The record run on the US stock exchanges continued with small steps on Tuesday. However, the Dow Jones Industrial is still lagging behind. His early gains also fizzled out and so he ended the day almost unchanged with plus 0.03 percent to 34,292 points. The market-wide S&P 500 also closed with plus 0.03 percent […]

S&P 500 and Nike enter untrodden territory – Bag

The Dow Jones closed the last session of the week at 0.69%, to settle at 34,433.84 0 points. The Standard & Poor’s 500 advanced 0.33% to 4.280.707 points, which constitutes a closing record. In intraday trading, it reached an all-time high, at 4,286.12 points, mainly due to renewed confidence in the country’s economic recovery and […]

Fed: Recovery is picking up speed | Markets macro

(Reuters) According to the Federal Reserve, the economic recovery from the consequences of the corona crisis has recently progressed faster in the USA. Business activity has accelerated in recent weeks despite some supply chain problems, difficulties with new hires and rising prices, as the Fed announced in its Beige Book economic report published on Wednesday. […]

US unemployment benefits decline slightly | Markets

(Reuters) A few days before the US presidential election, there are no signs of a radical recovery in the labor market. A total of 751,000 Americans filed an initial application for state unemployment benefits last week, fewer than the week before, according to the Labor Department in Washington on Thursday. Economists surveyed by Reuters had […]