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Wall Street looks past weak economic data, PMI’s up next

More economic data points to further weakness for the US economy, it hasn’t prevented key stock market indices enjoying a countertrend bounce.

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US housing data continues to soften, S&P500 hits resistance

Both building permits and housing starts declined in June, as high interest rates and inflation continue to weigh on the sector.

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Q2 Earnings Outlook: What to expect this earnings season

This could be the toughest quarter of 2022 and the outlook could also disappoint as the economic outlook continues to deteriorate.

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Stocks struggle as yields recover

Techs, once again, leading the falls...

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June 27, 2022 05:43 PM
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The S&P 500 may have bounced, but the backdrop remains bleak

The S&P 500 rallied as a retracement gets underway. But that doesn’t change the fact that the bigger picture remains bleak for the bull camp further out.

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S&P500: When bad news is good for stock markets

Wall Street rallied yesterday on the back of weak employment data, as investors jumped onto the theme that the Fed may have reached ‘peak hawkishness’.

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The Hang Seng leads the way (lower), 13k key for Nasdaq 100

Volatility for European and parts of Asia remain high for equity traders, yet US markets have shown minor signs of stability above key support levels.

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European equities feel the weight of war

Whilst sentiment remains negative for global equities, European bourses have been the worst hit – which is likely due to the close proximity to the Ukraine crisis.

This could be a pivotal week for Wall Street

The jury remains out as to whether gains on Wall Street are the earlier part of a bull-trend, or simply a corrective bounce of a larger, bearish move.

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Remember, the VIX doesn’t stay high for long

On Friday the VIX rallied doubled during a risk-off session. Can we expect further carnage this week?

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How the S&P 500 has historically performed over Thanksgiving

Today we put to the test whether the positive sentiment surrounding Thanksgiving can be seen in their stock market returns.

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