Latest financial, market & economic news

Economies.com provides the latest news about financial and political events. The breaking news allows you to be informed of all major events around the world that could affect your trading.

News
The US dollar rose on Thursday, after the release of upbeat economic data, and boosted its gains ahead of the US monthly jobs report.   The US Department of Labor unveiled that the ...
 
 

US stocks close lower, Dow Jones sheds more than 300 points

2021-03-04 22:10:37 GMT (Economies.com)
US stock indices fell on Thursday, paring their early gains after upbeat economic data, and turned lower following Federal Reserve Chairman' comments about inflation.   The US Department of ...

Gold closes lower on stronger dollar and Powell's remarks

2021-03-04 20:04:30 GMT (Economies.com)
Gold prices fell during trading today, Thursday, amid the rise of the dollar against most of the major currencies, as well as the issuance of statements by Federal Reserve Chairman, "Jerome ...

Oil jumps over 5% to nearly 2-year high after OPEC+ decision

2021-03-04 17:38:13 GMT (Economies.com)
Oil prices rose on Thursday, lifted by the OPEC-Plus decision, which pushed oil to its highest levels since April 2019.   OPEC and independent producers to keep the current oil production ...

US stocks edge up as bond yields hold

2021-03-04 15:49:19 GMT (Economies.com)
US stock indices held on Thursday, after the release of upbeat economic data, while the US treasury bond yields held.   The US Department of Labor unveiled that the unemployment claims were at ...

US unemployment claims better than expected

2021-03-04 14:00:58 GMT (Economies.com)
At 13:30 GMT, the US Department of Labor released the unemployment claims reading for the week ending February 26 at 0.745 million, better than forecasts of 0.7588 million, compared to the ...

Oil turns higher ahead of OPEC-Plus meeting

2021-03-04 13:25:51 GMT (Economies.com)
Oil prices turned higher as the US market opened on Thursday, to extend gains for the second straight day ahead of the the OPEC-Plus Ministerial Committee monthly meeting, to decide production levels ...

Dollar rises near 1-month high ahead of Fed Powell's statments

2021-03-04 12:28:56 GMT (Economies.com)
The US dollar rose on Thursday, to extend its gains for the second straight day near a 1-month high, based on strong demand and investors' risk aversion due to growing concerns over the US bond ...

European stocks pare 2-week high as most global stocks fall

2021-03-04 12:01:34 GMT (Economies.com)
European stocks fell on Thursday, to head for the first loss in 4 sessions, on profit-taking from a 2-week high, due to a broad sell-off in most global stock markets and investors' risk ...

Gold holds above $1,700/barrier ahead of Jerome Powell's statements

2021-03-04 11:32:24 GMT (Economies.com)
Gold prices rose on Thursday, to consolidate above the $1,700/ounce psychological threshold, within recovery from a 9-month low, after a drop in the yield of US 10-year Treasury bonds, ahead of the ...

Oil falls ahead of OPEC-Plus meeting

2021-03-04 10:17:00 GMT (Economies.com)
Oil prices fell on Thursday, to resume losses after pausing yesterday ahead of the the OPEC-Plus Ministerial Committee monthly meeting, to decide production levels during April.   US crude ...

USD/JPY climbs to near eight-month high

2021-03-04 06:18:29 GMT (Economies.com)
USD/JPY tilted higher in Asian trade off February 15 lows following earlier data from Japan and ahead of US data and Fed speeches later today.   As of 07:11 GMT, USD/JPY rose 0.07% to 107.09, ...

US stocks deepen losses, Nasdaq closes below 13,000

2021-03-03 22:02:44 GMT (Economies.com)
US stock indices fell on Wednesday, after the release of disappointing economic data, in addition to rising US Treasury bond yields.   The yield of the US 10-year Treasury rose near the 1.5% ...

Silver closes nearly 2% lower

2021-03-03 20:51:46 GMT (Economies.com)
Silver prices fell on Wednesday, as the US dollar steadied against most major currencies, while the US Treasury bonds returned to rise, which weighs down on commodities and stocks.   The yield ...

Gold closes at 9-month low

2021-03-03 19:21:14 GMT (Economies.com)
Gold prices fell on Wednesday, as the US dollar rose against most of its peers, while the US Treasury bonds yield rebounded despite the release of weak economic data.   The yield of the US ...
  Symbol Last Change Chg.%
1.1958
-0.0096
0.7985%
1.3896
-0.0040
0.2835%
Tadawul
9242.28
-68.88
0.74%
25.220
-1.649
6.135%
64.381
2.910
4.734%
66.74
3.12
4.90%
1692.985
-46.845
2.692%
 
 
News Today
 
Arab
 
International