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U.S. stock futures fight for direction with Powell, Morgan Stanley earnings ahead

“Check out: IBM earnings: Security is growing fast, but is it enough money to matter?” writes Markets Reporter for marketwatch.com. Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average YMU8, +0.07%  was up 5 points at 25,111, while those for the S&P 500 index ESU8, +0.04%  fell 0.30 point to 2,811.Meanwhile, the corporate earnings season was set to continue at full speed, with results from Morgan Stanley and Abbott Laboratories on deck ahead of the market’s open.U.S. stock futures struggled for direction on Wednesday, setting the major indexes up for rangebound action,…

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Futures Daily Review July 17, 2018

Futures Daily Review for July 17, 2018 EUR futures: room for a tick higher According to advanced figures of EUR futures markets from CME Group, investors added around 1K contracts to their open interest positions on Friday fr   Crude Oil Futures Plunge as Trump Considers SPR Release – US Market Open Crude Oil Futures Plunge as Trump Considers SPR Release – US Market Open   U.S. oil futures mark lowest finish in more than 3 weeks U.S. oil prices finished sharply lower on Monday, at their lowest in more…

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Bitcoin rallies by 5% as BlackRock reportedly weighs crypto venture

“Read: The SEC created a fake ICO website to show just how easy it is to scam investors Bitcoin has dragged altcoins, alternative coins to bitcoin, higher” writes Aaron Hankin for marketwatch.com. Bitcoin futures have outperformed.The Cboe July bitcoin futures contract XBTN8, +7.47% finished Monday up 7.2% at $6,670, while the CME July contract BTCN8, +8.03% closed up 8.3% at $6,675.The news pushed the price of bitcoin BTCUSD, -0.06%  above $6,500, trading to an intraday high of $6,698.35.Cryptocurrencies are in the midst of a tough run, with bitcoin, the worlds…

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Bitcoin adds 4% as BlackRock reportedly mulling crypto venture

“Cryptocurrencies are in the midst of a tough run, with bitcoin, the worlds largest digital currency, down more than 50% year to date as it grapples with widespread adoption” writes Aaron Hankin for marketwatch.com. Bitcoin began the week on the front foot, climbing as much as 4% as it was learned that the world’s largest asset manager is reportedly considering a push into the digital currency market.The Cboe July bitcoin futures contract XBTN8, +6.99% is up 6.7% at $6,604.50, while the CME July contract BTCN8, +7.38% is up 7.1% at…

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Futures Daily Review July 16, 2018

Futures Daily Review for July 16, 2018 GBP futures: downside appears limited In light of advanced data for GBP futures markets from CME Group, investors scaled back their open interest positions by almost 1.8K contracts on Thur   U.S. oil futures gain for the session, drop 3.8% for the week U.S. oil prices finished higher on Friday, trimming their loss for the week down to less than 4%, as traders weighed pressure from an expected rise in   Have a nice trading! Share This:

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Asian shares fall on soft China data, trade war fears

“He said concerns over the trade war were dragging down markets, with investors spooked by the ratcheting up of trade war tensions” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Asian shares fell on Monday as new data showed China’s economy slowed slightly in the second quarter, compounded by fears of a full-scale Sino-U.S. trade war looming over markets.Taken together, the data show an economy continuing to slow under the influence of a multi-year crackdown on excessive financial risk, even as trade war headwinds gather.S&P500 e-mini futures , the…

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US futures point to a rebound at the open after Dow snaps 4-day winning streak

“ET, Dow futures rose 111 points, indicating a positive open of 111.55 points” writes Silvia Amaro for cnbc.com. U.S. stock index futures indicated a higher open on Thursday, as investors focus on earnings and monitor developments at a NATO summit in Brussels, Belgium.Nasdaq and the S&P 500 futures also suggested positive opens at the start to their respective trading sessions. Source: cnbc.com Share This:

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Stocks, commodities consolidate after latest trade war jolt

“The markets had some time to digest the latest trade war developments and are poised to begin consolidating” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. The dollar index against a basket of six major currencies was steady at 94.765 after gaining 0.6 percent overnight.TOKYO (Reuters) – Stocks and commodities recovered slightly on Thursday as markets tried to consolidate from the previous session’s steep losses when fears of an escalation in the U.S.-China trade war jolted investor sentiment.Pointing to a moderately higher open for Wall Street shares later in the day, S&P…

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