European Stock Futures Lower; Brexit Talks Hit Difficulties

18.12.2020, 09:04

European stock markets are seen opening lower Friday, with doubts again growing that a post-Brexit trade deal between the U.K. and the European Union can be agreed.

Tesla to see unprecedented trade ahead of S&P 500 debut

18.12.2020, 08:03

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA)'s grand entrance into the S&P 500 is expected to be preceded by a huge trade, with an unprecedented $80 billion of the electric car maker's stock changing hands by the end of the session on Friday.

Analysis: Reopening rally? Speculative bubble? These days, it's hard to tell

18.12.2020, 07:01

NEW YORK - Surging U.S. stocks are stretching equity valuations near their highest levels in years, leaving investors to determine whether the rally signals a coming economic rebound or an asset price bubble in the midst of a global pandemic.

European Stocks Edge Higher; Economic Data Cheer

18.12.2020, 06:00

European stock markets edged cautiously higher Friday, with investors optimistic about future growth despite keeping a wary eye on the ongoing Brexit negotiations.

UK retail sales fell in November as lockdown hit stores

18.12.2020, 05:57

LONDON - British retail sales fell sharply last month when a four-week lockdown in England closed stores which sold non-essential goods to the public, official figures showed on Friday.