Wall Street Week Ahead: With stocks at record highs, investors look to upcoming earnings

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: A sign for the Wall Street subway station is seen in the financial district in New York By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street is kicking off a crucial reporting season as U.S. companies provide quarterly results a year after the coronavirus pandemic crippled the economy and […]

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Asia shares set for sluggish start after Wall Street retreats from record highs

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A man stands on an overpass with an electronic board showing Shanghai and Shenzhen stock indexes in Shanghai By Chibuike Oguh (Reuters) – Asia equities are set for a sluggish open on Wednesday after Wall Street pulled back from record highs reached in previous sessions, as investors eye the upcoming earnings […]

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Euro Retreats From Session Highs Against Dollar as France Widens Lockdown

© Reuters. By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com – The euro cut its gains against the dollar Wednesday as investors fret over fresh lockdown measures in the economic bloc that will likely slow the recovery, but some experts see a reversal on the cards for the single currency. fell 0.18% to $ 1.1735, after hitting a high […]

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Dollar Eases From 4-Month Highs as Yield Spike Loses Steam

© Reuters. By Yasin Ebrahim Inveting.com – The U.S. dollar gave up some of its gains Tuesday following a rise to four-month highs on the back of falling U.S. bond yields – a move that analysts warn could continue.  The , which measures the greenback against a trade-weighted basket of six major currencies, rose by […]

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Dollar defensive as Treasury yields slip from near 14-month highs

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: U.S. dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration By Kevin Buckland and Sagarika Jaisinghani TOKYO (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar gave up early gains on Friday as Treasury yields dipped from near 14-month highs, while investors digested the Federal Reserve’s pushback against expectations of any early interest-rate hikes. The was […]

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Treasury yields at the highs for the day ahead of North American trading

10-year Treasury yields are up over 7 bps at 1.612% Invest in yourself. See our forex education hub. The market managed to catch some relief over the past few days as 10-year Treasury yields eased lower from 1.60% on Monday to a low of around 1.48% yesterday. But when sentiment turns, it sure turns rather […]

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Dollar perched at three-and-a-half month highs on firmer U.S. yields

© Reuters. A man displays US dollar notes after withdrawing cash from a bank in Harare By Saikat Chatterjee LONDON Reuters) – The U.S. dollar gained on Monday, climbing towards a 3-1/2-month high, as a broad rise in Treasury yields spooked investor sentiment in stock markets. Having fallen 4% in the last quarter of 2020, […]

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Oil hovers near 13-month highs as storm hits U.S. output, Fed assures rates staying low

© Reuters. The Bryan Mound Strategic Petroleum Reserve is seen in an aerial photograph over Freeport, Texas By Julia Payne LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices extended gains for a fourth session on Thursday to reach the highest levels in more than 13 months, underpinned by an assurance that U.S. interest rates will stay low, and […]

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