Australian Unemployment Drops to 5.5%

At the open of the US trading session, the major indices looked like having a bad day as the Dow Jones was down 0.4% within the first 30 minutes of trading. From this point on, however, the index...

China Communist Party Holds 19th National Congress

The Dow Jones had a relatively strong session last night, rising to 23,157. The ASX 200 consolidated recent gains yesterday, closing with a minor 0.02% gain. The index is still just below its ye...

ASX Momentum Continues

The Dow Jones finished just below 23,000 last night, closing at 22,997 and making a new record high. The healthcare sector was one of the biggest gainers with a 1.3% rise. The ASX is also contin...

ASX Develops Up-Trend

The Dow Jones is now very close to breaking through 23,000 as the index reached another record high overnight. The S&P 500 was also up as both of these indices continue their relentless upward tr...

ASX At Three-Month Highs

The ASX 200 continued its rally on Friday and is now at a three-month high. Any further gains from here would represent a breakout from the recent trading range that has persisted since the midd...

Bitcoin Surges Past $5,000

In a relatively uneventful session the Dow Jones and S&P 500 closed slightly lower, down 0.14% and 0.17% respectively. The US producer price index (PPI) was released which came in right on expect...

Some Fed Participants Concerned About Low Inflation

Both the Dow Jones and S&P 500 were up 0.18% overnight with both at a new record high. The main event of the night was the release of the minutes from the most recent FOMC meeting. After Septembe...

WTI Oil Prices Back Above $50

The major US indices made new highs again overnight as the steady upward momentum continues even as president Trump’s tax plan becomes less certain to pass. The ASX 200, on the other hand, was f...

Another Quiet Night on Overseas Markets

US equity markets were slightly weaker on Monday, with the S&P500 and Nasdaq Composite Indices declining by 0.18% and 0.16% respectively. The S&P500 declined 4.60 points to close at 2544.73. As n...

Another Quiet Night on Overseas Markets

US equity markets were slightly weaker on Monday, with the S&P500 and Nasdaq Composite Indices declining by 0.18% and 0.16% respectively. The S&P500 declined 4.60 points to close at 2544.73. ...

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