Twitter Drops as Indices Rebound

Building on overseas rallies overnight and this morning that included gains of 2.6% for the Nikkei and the Hang Seng, 1.7% for the FTSE and 1.5% for the Dax, US index futures are up this morning including gains of 1.0%

Twitter Takeover, US Retail Sales and Bank Earnings Take the Spotlight

The last trading day of the week finds broad equity market action mixed, but a lot happening under the hood. Positive momentum from yesterday’s US market rally that saw the big 3 indices gain 1.0%-2.0% carried through Asia Pacific trading

Stocks Slip as Interest Rate Hike Chatter Resumes

Stock markets appear to be backsliding a bit this morning after climbing on Monday. US index futures are all down about 0.2%, while in Europe, the CAC is down 1.5% and the Dax is down 0.3% while the FTSE is

Steady Start To The Trading Week; Twitter Tests Trader Enthusiasm

Building on Friday’s gains of 0.3%-0.4% for the three main US indices plus the S&P/TSX Composite, US index futures are trading flat to up 0.4% with NASDAQ futures leading the charge. Over in Europe, the Dax and FTSE are flat,