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A Look at CenturyLink’s Dividend Yield and Outlook
CenturyLink (CTL) stock was at $13.16 on December 24. This is down 0.23% from the previous session. However, CenturyLink generates robust free cash flow.
How Did the S&P 500, NASDAQ, and Dow Perform on February 1?
After gaining for five consecutive trading weeks and closing at fresh record-high price levels, the S&P 500 started this week on a weaker note.
What to Look For in ArcelorMittal’s 4Q16 Earnings Call
During ArcelorMittal’s 4Q16 earnings call, the markets will be waiting for the company’s fiscal 2017 guidance.
Slight Rise in the Participation Rate and Average Hourly Earnings
Average hourly earnings are a major indicator to be considered when looking at employment statistics. Average hourly earnings rose $0.02 to $25.61 in June.
Does the FTSE 100 Reflect the United Kingdom’s Economic Sentiment?
The FTSE 100 had a rollercoaster ride in the previous month. The index fell to a low of 5,788.74 on the day of the United Kingdom’s referendum results.
Is the Rebound in Global Markets Sustainable?
The SPDR Euro STOXX 50 ETF (FEZ) rose by 2.6%. The United Kingdom’s (FKU) FTSE 100 was among the leaders in European markets. It rose by 2.6%.
Do Asian Indexes Point to a Recovery in Global Markets?
Critical Asian indexes were trading on a mixed note on June 27 with the Japanese and Chinese indexes leading the gains. The Nikkei 225 posted a significant gain of 2.4%, while the Dow Jones Shanghai Index rose by 1.5%.
Will the Rise in US Indexes Act as a Catalyst for Global Markets?
Looking at how US indexes reacted to the central bank policies on June 16, the S&P 500 VIX Index fell by 3.8%. The S&P 500 Index rose by 0.31%.
Could a Dovish Fed Help to Counter Brexit Worries in Global Markets?
Major European indexes (DBEU) were trading negative on June 14, 2016, adding to the losses from the previous three days.
What’s Driving UK and New Zealand Outperformance?
Major European indexes were mostly trading on a negative bias on June 8, 2016. In contrast, the UK FTSE 100 rose 0.27%.
Early Morning Update: DAX Led European Indexes
Major European indexes (DBEU) posted significant gains early on June 7, 2016.
Tech & Comm Services
Why did tech stocks like Twitter sell off on July 8, 2014?
Although the Dow Jones Index fell 0.7%, the tech-heavy NASDAQ (IXIC) index fell 1.4%. This was the second big tech stock sell-off in 2014.