Markets Slumped Somewhat

January 17, 2014

Yesterday world financial markets wrapped up in the red zone. In particular, in Europe the British FTSE 100 shed 0.07 percent down to 6,815.42 points, the German DAX 30 fell 0.17 percent down to 9,717.71 points, and the French CAC 40 dropped 0.3 percent down to 4,319.27 points.

On the Russian floor, the RTS index fell 0.32 percent reaching 1,397.27 points whereas the MICEX index grew 0.39 percent up to 1,480.72 points.

In the USA, the Dow Jones slumped 0.39 percent down to 16,417.01 points while the NASDAQ advanced 0.09 percent up to 4,218.69 points. The S&P 500 fell 0.13 percent getting to 1,845.89 points.

On the global oil market, the InterсontinentalExchange Futures Europe price of Brent oil went down by $0.04 and made $107.09 a barrel. On NYMEX, the price of WTI oil fell by $0.21 and reached $93.96 a barrel.  

On Forex, EUR/USD is still within the same range.

Anna Gorenkova, NordFX Analyst


Publication source
NordFX information  NordFX reviews

February 24, 2017
Gold surges to major $1250 resistance as uncertainty prevails
Gold surged Thursday on a breakout of its previous consolidation to hit and slightly exceed major technical resistance at $1250, a level not seen since early November...
February 24, 2017
Dollar falls as peso and gold rally
The U.S. dollar was the weakest currency yesterday as surprisingly, the Mexican peso rallied, rising 1.22% over the day against the greenback...
February 23, 2017
U.S. dollar muted to Fed minutes
The U.S. dollar index was flat yesterday after the Federal Reserve published the meeting minutes from the January 31 -February 1 monetary policy meeting...

Grand Capital Rating
 FXTM Rating
FX Giants Rating Rating
FxPro Rating
Vantage FX Rating

TopOption Rating
24option Rating
Empire Option Rating
Porter Finance Rating
OptionFair Rating
365BinaryOption Rating