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European Open: FTSE bulls eye new highs, NFP on tap

We wrap off the week with today’s NFP report at 13:30 GMT, but first we’ll see if bulls can retain control of the FTSE 100 following yesterday’s breakout.

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February 3, 2023 05:45 AM
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FTSE (UK 100) rallying on two positive macro stories to start the new year

The index is gaining nearly 1.5% to start the new year, and more importantly, it has rallied up to test its highest level in seven months...

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January 3, 2023 04:27 PM
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Stocks extend rally despite China concerns

Highest number of daily Covid cases have been recorded in China.

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Pound, FTSE unimpressed by fiscal statement

Tax hikes are going to chock any chances of economic growth that there might be...

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November 17, 2022 02:00 PM
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FTSE falls as optimism fades

UK investors more worried about a deteriorating global economy, than are hopeful about the US and other central banks easing rate hikes

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Two trades to watch: GBP/USD, FTSE

GBP/USD rises as BoE to kick ofF QT. FTSE outperforms on China COVID rumors .

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November 1, 2022 09:48 AM
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FTSE faces challenging week

Compared to other wester indices, the FTSE's recovery has been far less impressive because of China worries and domestic issues in UK

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October 31, 2022 03:06 PM
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FTSE faces challenging week

Compared to other wester indices, the FTSE's recovery has been far less impressive because of China worries and domestic issues in UK

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October 31, 2022 03:06 PM
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European Open: FTSE’s rally stalls at 7,000, UK CPI up next

Futures markets point to a higher open for the FTSE, but 7,000 remains a pivotal level for the index today after printing a reversal candle around it yesterday.

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October 19, 2022 07:30 AM
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European Open: FTSE’s rally stalls at 7,000, UK CPI up next

Futures markets point to a higher open for the FTSE, but 7,000 remains a pivotal level for the index today after printing a reversal candle around it yesterday.

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October 19, 2022 07:30 AM
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FTSE, pound and bonds undermined on UK financial stability concerns

Investors fear that the UK government is borrowing too much and that it won’t be able to balance its books

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October 11, 2022 12:46 PM
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FTSE, pound and bonds undermined on UK financial stability concerns

Investors fear that the UK government is borrowing too much and that it won’t be able to balance its books

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October 11, 2022 12:46 PM

Is the weak pound making UK stocks a bargain for foreign investors?

Is the weak pound and low valuations making British businesses attractive to overseas investors?

Is the weak pound making UK stocks a bargain for foreign investors?

Is the weak pound and low valuations making British businesses attractive to overseas investors?

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FTSE not out of woods despite UK’s tax U-turn

I don’t see how UK stocks will escape getting caught in the global stock market turmoil.

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October 3, 2022 01:00 PM
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FTSE not out of woods despite UK’s tax U-turn

I don’t see how UK stocks will escape getting caught in the global stock market turmoil.

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October 3, 2022 01:00 PM
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FTSE rises but global stocks set to remain undermined

The slightly firmer tone is in an overall bearish macro environment, with focus on Fed, BoE and other central bank meetings this week

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September 21, 2022 02:22 PM

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FTSE Reshuffle: Abrdn, Hikma and Howden to exit FTSE 100

Abrdn, Hikma Pharmaceuticals and Howden Joinery Group are being relegated from the FTSE 100 and replaced by ConvaTec Group, F&C Investment Trust and Harbour Energy.

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FTSE 100 stocks: Are UK housebuilders undervalued?

Is it worth having a look at UK housebuilders following the heavy selloff in 2022?

Two trades to watch: EUR/USD, FTSE

EUR/USD falls as energy fears rise. The FTSE drops ahead of the new PM announcement.

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September 5, 2022 09:48 AM
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FTSE drops as super-hot inflation sends UK yields higher

Investors fear more aggressive hikes will be on the way after CPI topped 10%

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Stocks rise ahead of a busy week

Will the positively last or will central bank tightening and inflation concerns come back to haunt investors?

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June 6, 2022 02:12 PM
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Index in focus: FTSE 100 outperformance intact, key levels to watch

The current market environment has been a near “perfect storm” scenario for the types of stocks in the FTSE index holds!