Something big might be about to break through the markets

US Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell pauses during a press conference in Washington, DC, on September 21, 2022. Saul Loeb | AFP | Getty Images I Books about work from central bankers last week, suggesting that the rapid increase in interest rates, led by the US Federal Reserve, will cause a major disruption in financial … Read more

Is the UK now buying? Analysts weighing things up after the market crash

A security guard stands outside the London Stock Exchange building on December 29, 2020. Tulga Akmen | AFP via Getty Images UK bond markets and fairy The market went into a free fall this week as investors held off on the new government’s fiscal policy announcements, and some analysts believe opportunities are emerging. The Bank … Read more

Stocks drop, Chinese yuan tops 7.2 against the dollar

The Chinese yuan is likely to return to the “reasonable range” soon The yuan is likely to return to the “reasonable range” between six and seven against the US dollar — as soon as next year, said Han Baojiang, director of the Department of Economics at the Party School of the CPC Central Committee. That’s … Read more

An excessively bear market gives us an opportunity to add to our high-quality technical inventory

We are buying 25 shares of Microsoft (MSFT) at $240 each. After trading Thursday, the Jim Cramer Charitable Trust will own 375 shares of MSFT, increasing its weight in the portfolio to 3.26% from 3.05%. Microsoft’s purchase will put a small amount of cash to work Thursday after the declines the Federal Reserve paid for … Read more

Federal Reserve hike, Bank of Japan, interest rates, currencies

Oil prices rise after Fed raises rates, demand concerns remain Oil prices rose after the third consecutive rate hike by the Federal Reserve. Reuters also I mentioned Chinese refineries They expect the country to release up to 15 million tons of oil product export quotas for the rest of the year, citing people familiar with … Read more

European stocks open to close; Markets brace for more Fed rate action

Rheinmetall rises 9.7% German arms manufacturer Rheinmetall It continued its bullish run on Wednesday afternoon, rising 9.7% to reach the top of the Stoxx 600. This follows news on Monday that the German Armed Forces have contracted the company to purchase a total of 48 fuel tank trucks for use at several German Army and … Read more

European companies are rethinking their plans for a “closed” China

BEIJING – European companies in China are reassessing their market plans after this year’s Covid controls further isolated the country from the rest of the world, said Jörg Woetke, president of the European Union Chamber of Commerce in China. China’s strict policy on the Covid virus has imposed restrictions on international travel and business activity … Read more

European markets open for closing, earnings, data and news

Fortum shares soar 9.5% ahead of Uniper deal Fortum Shares rose 9.5% in afternoon trading on Tuesday on news that the German government was closing a deal to nationalize the gas giant. Uniper. Germany is considering buying Finnish energy company Fortum’s controlling stake in Uniper, details are expected to be announced on Wednesday. Karen Gilchrist … Read more

European stocks fell at the open as traders await the Federal Reserve meeting

US stocks open lower US stocks opened lower on Monday as investors looked to The Federal Reserve will meet for two days this week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.8% in early morning trading. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq were down 0.9%. Karen Gilchrist Rheinmetall up 3.7% German arms manufacturer Rheinmetall It rose … Read more