Markets Spectator

Wall Street pauses after GDP data

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US stocks trade little changed as data show economy returning to moderate growth.

European stocks tick down

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Markets ease after racking up a series of multi-year highs.

Hong Kong stocks close down 0.32%

by AAP
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Hang Seng reverses gains from previous session ahead of crucial Beijing meeting.

Australian dollar under pressure after US inflation data

by AAP
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Greenback strength on rate hike speculation too much for local currency.

Tokyo stocks hit fresh 15-year high

by AFP
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Early session gains erased by profit-taking, but market still finishes on top.

The verdict on earnings season

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Analysts divided over whether earnings have been strong enough for market support.

Shares rise ahead of RBA meeting

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Local market finishes week stronger as traders prepare for another RBA rate cut.

Sharemarket teeters on 5900pts

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Local market trades sideways at noon, as consumer staples slump outweighs gains.

Aust stocks open weaker

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Local market set to close out earnings season lower, drops below key 5900 threshold.

Copper climbs to six-week high

by AAP
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Red metal rebounds as investors bet on rising Chinese demand after Lunar New Year.

Gold pares gains on steady US data

by AAP
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Mostly positive economic data in US puts brakes on precious metal's rally.

Wall Street falls short of records

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Conflicting signals on US economy have investors cautious, shares end mixed.

Scoreboard: Energy drag

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Wall Street was mixed as energy stocks came under pressure from falling oil prices, while the food and beverages sector pushed European markets to fresh seven-year highs.

US oil prices sink 5.5%, below $US50

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Crude markets again lose their lustre as focus returns to global oversupply.

Aust dollar slumps below US78c

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Local unit sinks under US78c just 24 hours after reaching one-month high above US79c.

Aust stocks tipped to open higher

by AAP
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Local market expected to begin stronger despite mixed global leads overnight.

Iron ore price falls for fourth day

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Losing streak continues for commodity, now just 2% above five-and-a-half-year low.

Value Investor: A better bank than CBA

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US bank Wells Fargo has a number of competitive advantages that make it a more compelling proposition than any of the big four.

European stocks climb to new records

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UK, German markets reach all-time highs, French market at highest level since 2008.

Europe bond records ahead of QE

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Government bonds soar to record levels as traders anticipate quantitative easing.

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