Overall Decline Continues

August 6, 2014

On Tuesday, the world’s financial markets closed mainly with a fall. Only the European market, due to more favorable corporate reports than expected by analysts, broke a series of slumps: Britain’s FTSE 100 grew 0.07 percent up to 6,682.48 points, Germany’s DAX advanced 0.39 percent up to 9,189.74 points, and France’s CAC 40 gained 0.37 percent closing at 4,232.88.

Russia’s MICEX index fell 1.53 percent down to 1,357.89 points and the RTS index – 1.72 percent down to 1,191.37 points.

Yesterday in the United States, the Dow Jones dropped 0.84 percent down to 16,429.84 points, the S&P 500 shed 0.97 percent down to 1,920.21 points, and the NASDAQ fell 0.71 percent down to 4,352.84 points.

The NYMEX price of September WTI oil futures went down by $0.91 making $97.38 a barrel. On London’s ICE, the price of Brent oil futures for September got lower by $0.80 reaching $104.61 a barrel.

On the Forex market, EUR/USD is holding around 1.3380 so far.

Anna Gorenkova, NordFX Analyst

Publication source
NordFX information  NordFX reviews

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...
February 23, 2017
Will the UK go through a migration shock?
The plan successfully passed through the upper chamber and is now going to the committee stage where it’s likely to be amended to warrant better relations with the EU...
February 23, 2017
The euro is under pressure amid growing concerns
The single currency regained a minor portion of its losses in the Asian session on Wednesday. The pair was able to reach 1.0550. However, the selling pressure around the euro remained unchanged pushing the spot to fresh lows...

Tickmill Rating
Fort Financial Services Rating
FIBO Group Rating
Vantage FX Rating
Exness Rating
OANDA Rating

Porter Finance Rating
IQ Option Rating
UKoptions Rating
Banc De Binary Rating
Migesco Rating
Binary Brokerz Rating