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Weekly Market Overview (videos)


Currency rates fluctuations and price dynamics of other assets essentially depend on economic and political life in countries, industries and multinational corporations. Political, economic and financial news directly or indirectly affect the price dynamics. The refore, regular monitoring of international news, publications of macro-statistic reports help in Forex and CFD trading.
Every week you have an opportunity to watch market overview on major world events with estimates of their influence on financial markets.

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Bulls remained in charge of US stock market last week as technology rally led the broad stock market higher. The SP 500 added 1.6% while the ICE dollar index fell 0.7% for the week.

The dollar retreat continued last week as the ICE US dollar index fell every session except Friday. The dollar slid 0.2% Monday as factory orders fell by above expected 0.8% in April due to a decline in commercial aircraft. It fell 0.2% Tuesday. The ICE dollar index slumped 0.3% Wednesday, followed by 0.2% loss Thursday...

5/6/2018

High volatility was the hallmark of US stock market last week as global trade war fears came to fore after the US government imposed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from European Union, Canada and Mexico. The SP 500 closed up 0.5% and the ICE dollar index rose 0.02% for the week.

The SP 500 closed lower Tuesday and Thursday in Memorial Day holiday...

29/5/2018

US stock market recovered last week while the US government launched a national security probe into car imports that could lead to new tariffs. The SP 500 closed up 0.3% and the ICE dollar index rose 0.6% for the week.

The SP 500 declined every session last week except Monday and Wednesday. It rallied 0.7% Monday after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s...

22/5/2018

US equities pulled back last week as Treasury yields continued rising against the background of ongoing US-China trade talks with no certain progress. The SP 500 closed down 0.5% while the ICE dollar index rebounded 1.2% for the week.

The SP 500 declined every session last week except Monday and Wednesday. It ended up 0.1% Monday on receding US-China...

15/5/2018

US stock market rebounded last week as earnings season winded down and inflation data showed the pace of consumer prices increase was slower than expected. The SP 500 closed up 2.3% while the ICE dollar index slipped 0.1% for the week.

The SP 500 rose every session last week except Tuesday. It advanced 0.4% Monday. The broad market index slipped 0.03%...