Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 12/03/2020
March 12, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets The World Health Organisation declared the COVID-19 a global pandemic which brought another round of extreme volatility in the markets. Wall Street witnessed another dreadful day and was in a ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 11/03/2020
March 11, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets After a dreadful Monday, the stock market recovered a semblance of normality as some governments rushed in to support the turmoil in the markets. Investors are being reassured that the combine...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 21/01/2020
January 21, 2020

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets The US markets were closed on Monday for Martin Luther King Jr day. In the European markets, major equity indices closed in the red as Brexit-related headlines dampened risk sentiment. The ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 18/12/19
December 18, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Wall Street eked out gains, and major US equity benchmarks remain around record levels. Dow Jones Average Industrial gained 31 points to finish at 28,267. S&P500 was relatively fla...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 17/12/19
December 17, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Investors are finding support on both the geopolitical and economic front. There are a number of issues that have kept the markets on edge in 2019, but as the year comes to an end, the risks (...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 12/12/19
December 12, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets After a mixed start to the day, the FOMC statement helped major US equity benchmarks to close in positive territory. Dow Jones Average Industrial fell by 30 points at 27,911. S&P50...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 10/12/19
December 10, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets A negative start to the week as sentiment soured in anticipation to the planned December tariffs hike. All US equity benchmarks ended the day in the red: Dow Jones Average Industrial fell...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 04/12/19
December 4, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets More bad news hit markets on Tuesday. Alongside tariffs threats on Brazil and Argentina’s metal imports from President Trump, we note that the President is also willing to wait another year ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 03/12/19
December 3, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets A bad start for the last month of the year. President Trump threatens to impose tariffs on Brazil and Argentina metal imports. The US President tweeted about reinstating tariffs with immediate...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 24/10/19
October 24, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Wall Street switched to earnings mode. After a muted start, major US equity indices finished the day slightly higher buoyed by the late earnings reports. Dow Jones Average Industrial ende...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 23/10/19
October 23, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Wall Street closed in the red as the sentiment weakened in the final trading hours after the British lawmakers rejected the aggressive timetable for passing the legislation to ratify its deal ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 22/10/19
October 22, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Optimistic tones from both China and the US lifted Wall Street which helped major US equity indices to close in positive territory: Dow Jones Average Industrial ended 57 points higher at ...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Thursday 17/10/19
October 17, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Economic data and the concerns over Phase 1 of a trade deal weighed on risk sentiment despite a solid start to the third-quarter earnings season. Even though investors are aware that a trade d...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Wednesday 16/10/19
October 16, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Earnings reports and further optimism over Brexit triggered a rebound on Wall Street. Risk sentiment has improved overnight even though the IMF made a fifth-straight cut to its growth forecast...

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Overnight on Wall Street: Tuesday 15/10/19
October 15, 2019

By Deepta Bolaky  @DeeptaGOMarkets Equity Markets Trade optimism faded as the absence of concrete details left investors reeling about the progress of Phase 1. The headlines emerging from both sides are positive but market participants are se...

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