Market Analysis 18/08/2019

Market Analysis 18/08/2019

By: Sean Cartwright As anticipated, this week proved to be a very volatile one in the markets. Equities Equity markets are now looking much worse than they did this time last week. An important aspect when assessing a market or security is the price value. However, it is not the most important. The most important…

Before The Bell 12/08/2019

Before The Bell 12/08/2019

By: Sean Cartwright Equities Equity markets are preparing for a second week of high volatility after the shake they got over the last 7 days. A nice close on Friday had the weekly SPX candle looking reasonably strong and a push higher this week may suggest that this correction may be over just as quick…

Market Wrap 26/05/2019

Market Wrap 26/05/2019

By Taha Bhatti. U.S. and Asian stock markets dropped this week as China and the US further escalate their trade-war stances. S&P500 has dropped 1.11% as investors becomes increasingly worried about the future of trade talks. Chinese markets were mixed after a third week of losses. Whilst the Shenzen composite fell 0.48% on Friday, the Shanghai composite closed flat.

Before The Bell 19/05/2019

Before The Bell 19/05/2019

By: Victor Yan Equities: The past week has been filled with speculation surrounding ballooning trade war tariffs resulting in hits on equity and futures markets. However, due to the resilience of the indexes, we have seen a bounce-back from such earlier losses. For the time being, bearish volume has manifested in the form of hedges…

Market Wrap 18/05/2019

Market Wrap 18/05/2019

By: Pooja Mallard Equities: Big gainers this week in US markets include Cisco, Walmart & Nvidia. The S&P 500 closed on 2,859 points, Nvidia shares jumping 6% in extended trading after announcing better-than-estimated revenues for Q1, as well as revised and improved revenue estimate for Q2. The ASX 200 rose 0.9% this week, closing on…

Before The Bell 13/05/2019

Before The Bell 13/05/2019

By: Sean Cartwright Equities: Equity markets were shaky to start the week due to trade war concerns, but a nice close from the Dow on Friday prevented a large red candle on weekly charts. The VIX also saw some action with an 80% pump on the back of a few Trump tweets. The close on Friday…

Before The Bell 05/05/2019

Before The Bell 05/05/2019

By: Sam Triantafillopoulos Equities: The ASX 200 and the S&P 500 continue to climb to nosebleed levels, with more late-cycle IPOs on the table. The NASDAQ has managed to shake off the anxieties of 2018; beating all other indices for YoY growth, likely supported by domestic growth of 3.2% in Q1(YoY). Worth mentioning is that…

Before The Bell 28/04/2019

Before The Bell 28/04/2019

By: Bryan Tan Equities: In the US, the S&P 500 closed on Friday at a record high of 2939.88. This was in part due to better-than-expected Q1 earnings reports from various giants such as Amazon, whose quarterly profit doubled, Walt Disney, which is riding the high of record-breaking revenues from Avengers: Endgame, and Ford Motor…