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TheBull
Stocks firm as US rate fear loses griprate rise. "Janet Yellen's remarks on Friday confirm that at least one increas
Stocks firm as US rate fear loses grip
TheBull / Posted 15 hours ago
rate rise. "Janet Yellen's remarks on Friday confirm that at least one increase in the Fed rate is likely this year," Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets, wrote. "Traders will take confidence from the fact that stock markets are... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
European stocks firm as US rate fear loses griprate rise. "Janet Yellen's remarks on Friday confirm that at least one increas
European stocks firm as US rate fear loses grip
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
rate rise. "Janet Yellen's remarks on Friday confirm that at least one increase in the Fed rate is likely this year," Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets, wrote. "Traders will take confidence from the fact that stock markets are... Read more
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Salon.com
Global stocks rise as UK, US markets remain shut for holidaythis confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next
Global stocks rise as UK, US markets remain shut for holiday
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
this confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue,” Ric Spooner of CMC Markets said in a report. EUROPEAN DATA: A rise in economic confidence in the 19-country eurozone also... Read more
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The Manila Times
Tokyo leads Asia stocks higher after Yellen commentsin nine years. “Janet Yellen’s remarks on Friday confirm that at least one inc
Tokyo leads Asia stocks higher after Yellen comments
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
in nine years. “Janet Yellen’s remarks on Friday confirm that at least one increase in the Fed rate is likely this year,” Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets, said in an email commentary. “Traders will take confidence from the fact... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Global stocks rise as UK, US markets remain shut for holidaythis confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next
Global stocks rise as UK, US markets remain shut for holiday
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
this confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," Ric Spooner of CMC Markets said in a report. EUROPEAN DATA: A rise in economic confidence in the 19-country eurozone also... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tokyo leads Asia stocks higher after Yellen commentsin nine years. "Janet Yellen's remarks on Friday confirm that at least one inc
Tokyo leads Asia stocks higher after Yellen comments
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
in nine years. "Janet Yellen's remarks on Friday confirm that at least one increase in the Fed rate is likely this year," Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets, said in an email commentary. "Traders will take confidence from the fact... Read more
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ABC News
Global Stocks Rise as UK, US Markets Remain Shut for Holidaythis confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next
Global Stocks Rise as UK, US Markets Remain Shut for Holiday
ABC News / Posted yesterday
this confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," Ric Spooner of CMC Markets said in a report. EUROPEAN DATA: A rise in economic confidence in the 19-country eurozone also... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gainsthis confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
this confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," Ric Spooner of CMC Markets said in a report. THE YUAN WEAKENS: China's yuan weakened after the central bank set the starting... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gainsthis confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
this confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," Ric Spooner of CMC Markets said in a report. THE YUAN WEAKENS: China's yuan weakened after the central bank set the starting... Read more
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Island Packet
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gainsthis confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
this confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," Ric Spooner of CMC Markets said in a report. THE YUAN WEAKENS: China's yuan weakened after the central bank set the starting... Read more
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CTV News
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gainsthis confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains
CTV News / Posted yesterday
this confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," Ric Spooner of CMC Markets said in a report. THE YUAN WEAKENS: China's yuan weakened after the central bank set the starting... Read more
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Daily Herald
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gainsthis confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next
Global stocks rise after Wall Street gains
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
this confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," Ric Spooner of CMC Markets said in a report. THE YUAN WEAKENS: China's yuan weakened after the central bank set the starting... Read more
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The Manila Times
Asia stocks tick up after Yellen hints at rate hikelikely this year. Traders will take confidence from the fact that stock markets
Asia stocks tick up after Yellen hints at rate hike
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
likely this year. Traders will take confidence from the fact that stock markets are firm in the face of this confirmation,” Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets, said in an email commentary. “As far as the markets are concerned, the... Read more
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CTV News
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gainsconfirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed i
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains
CTV News / Posted yesterday
confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," said Ric Spooner of CMC Markets in a report. WEEK AHEAD: Investors were looking ahead to China's May manufacturing index due out... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Asia stocks tick up after Yellen hints at rate hikelikely this year. Traders will take confidence from the fact that stock markets
Asia stocks tick up after Yellen hints at rate hike
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
likely this year. Traders will take confidence from the fact that stock markets are firm in the face of this confirmation," Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets, said in an email commentary. "As far as the markets are concerned, the... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gainsconfirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed i
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," said Ric Spooner of CMC Markets in a report. WEEK AHEAD: Investors were looking ahead to China's May manufacturing index due out... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gainsconfirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed i
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," said Ric Spooner of CMC Markets in a report. WEEK AHEAD: Investors were looking ahead to China's May manufacturing index due out... Read more
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Salon.com
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gainsconfirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed i
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue,” said Ric Spooner of CMC Markets in a report. WEEK AHEAD: Investors were looking ahead to China’s May manufacturing index due out... Read more
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Daily Herald
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gainsconfirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed i
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," said Ric Spooner of CMC Markets in a report. WEEK AHEAD: Investors were looking ahead to China's May manufacturing index due out... Read more
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ABC News
Asian Stocks Rise After Wall Street Gainsconfirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed i
Asian Stocks Rise After Wall Street Gains
ABC News / Posted yesterday
confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," said Ric Spooner of CMC Markets in a report. WEEK AHEAD: Investors were looking ahead to China's May manufacturing index due out... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gainsconfirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed i
Asian stocks rise after Wall Street gains
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
confirmation. As far as the markets are concerned, the timing of the next Fed increase now becomes the central issue," said Ric Spooner of CMC Markets in a report. WEEK AHEAD: Investors were looking ahead to China's May manufacturing index due out... Read more
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Times of Malta
Brent oil breaks above $50 for first time in seven months($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push
Brent oil breaks above $50 for first time in seven months
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that,” said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney’s CMC Markets. A source at oil producer Chevron said yesterday its activities in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Asia stocks remain cautious ahead of Yellen speechvaluations and the uncertainty created by Janet Yellen's speech tonight may kee
Asia stocks remain cautious ahead of Yellen speech
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
valuations and the uncertainty created by Janet Yellen's speech tonight may keep buyers from getting too optimistic today," Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at CMC Markets said in a commentary. Tokyo stocks rose 0.3% after Japanese inflation data... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Oil prices hit above $50 for first time in seven monthsmid-October. “Certainly ($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum,
Oil prices hit above $50 for first time in seven months
Offshore Magazine / Posted 4 days ago
mid-October. “Certainly ($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that,”Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney’s CMC Markets, was quoted as saying. A meeting of OPEC countries on June 2 in... Read more
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CBC.ca
Oil price touches $50 for first time since Octoberthat prices have just about doubled from the $26 level they hit in February. "
Oil price touches $50 for first time since October
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
that prices have just about doubled from the $26 level they hit in February. "Certainly ($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Mark... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil Breaks Above $50 for First Time in Seven Months($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push
Oil Breaks Above $50 for First Time in Seven Months
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets. A source at oil producer Chevron said on Thursday its activities... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil Breaks Above $50 for First Time in Seven Months($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push
Oil Breaks Above $50 for First Time in Seven Months
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets. Continue Reading Below A source at oil producer Chevron said on... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Brent oil breaks above $50 for first time in 7 months($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push
Brent oil breaks above $50 for first time in 7 months
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets. A source at oil producer Chevron said on Thursday its activities... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Crude Reaches New 7-Mth High, Hits $50drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 mi
U.S. Crude Reaches New 7-Mth High, Hits $50
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 million barrels last week, the EIA said. Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets, said the world was still oversupplied with oil even with increased... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Crude Reaches New 7-Mth High, Hits $50drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 mi
U.S. Crude Reaches New 7-Mth High, Hits $50
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 million barrels last week, the EIA said. Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets, said the world was still oversupplied with oil even with increased... Read more
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NBC News
Oil Breaks Above $50 for First Time in Seven Months($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push
Oil Breaks Above $50 for First Time in Seven Months
NBC News / Posted 5 days ago
($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets. A source at oil producer Chevron said on Thursday its activities... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Energy stocks jump in Asia as oil passes US$50 a barrelweek to May 20. "The immediate driver is a good draw on US crude stockpiles, h
Energy stocks jump in Asia as oil passes US$50 a barrel
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
week to May 20. "The immediate driver is a good draw on US crude stockpiles, helping to nudge the price up a bit further," Ric Spooner, a chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, told Bloomberg News. Traders will now be watching to see if the price... Read more
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The Irish Times
Oil above $50 a barrel for first time in 2016market share.” The immediate driver is a good draw on US crude stockpiles, hel
Oil above $50 a barrel for first time in 2016
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
market share.” The immediate driver is a good draw on US crude stockpiles, helping to nudge the price up a bit further,” Ric Spooner, a chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said by phone. “The market hasn’t had any bad news to knock it off... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Brent oil breaks above $50 for first time in seven months($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push
Brent oil breaks above $50 for first time in seven months
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that,” said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney’s CMC Markets. A source at oil producer Chevron said on Thursday its activities... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Brent crude rises above $50 on signs of shrinking oversupplythat had already restricted the supply of hundreds of thousands of barrels. “C
Brent crude rises above $50 on signs of shrinking oversupply
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
that had already restricted the supply of hundreds of thousands of barrels. “Certainly ($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that,” said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney’s CMC Mar... Read more
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The Irish Times
Brent crude surpasses $50 a barrelmarket share.” The immediate driver is a good draw on US crude stockpiles, hel
Brent crude surpasses $50 a barrel
The Irish Times / Posted 5 days ago
market share.” The immediate driver is a good draw on US crude stockpiles, helping to nudge the price up a bit further,” Ric Spooner, a chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said by phone. “The market hasn’t had any bad news to knock it off... Read more
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iol.co.za
Oil breaks through $50China worries “The immediate driver is a good draw on US crude stockpiles, hel
Oil breaks through $50
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
China worries “The immediate driver is a good draw on US crude stockpiles, helping to nudge the price up a bit further,” Ric Spooner, a chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said by phone. “The market hasn’t had any bad news to knock it off its... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Oil above $50 for first time in nearly seven monthsdrop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 mi
Oil above $50 for first time in nearly seven months
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 million barrels last week, the EIA said. Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets, said the world was still oversupplied with oil even with increased... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Crude Hits New 7-Mth High, Heads Towards $50drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 mi
U.S. Crude Hits New 7-Mth High, Heads Towards $50
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 million barrels last week, the EIA said. Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets, said the world was still oversupplied with oil even with increased... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Crude Hits New 7-Mth High, Heads Towards $50drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 mi
U.S. Crude Hits New 7-Mth High, Heads Towards $50
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9 percent to 9.6 million barrels last week, the EIA said. Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets, said the world was still oversupplied with oil even with increased... Read more
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Fortune
Oil Just Broke $50 a Barrel for the First Time Since Novemberdrop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9% to 9.6 million b
Oil Just Broke $50 a Barrel for the First Time Since November
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
drop, while gasoline demand over a four-week average rose 3.9% to 9.6 million barrels last week, the EIA said. Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney’s CMC Markets, said the world was still oversupplied with oil even with increased... Read more
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Business Standard India
Brent oil climbs above $50 for the first time in 7 monthshigher. "Certainly ($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, peop
Brent oil climbs above $50 for the first time in 7 months
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
higher. "Certainly ($50) is a psychological barrier. There is a momentum, people will try and push it up over that," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets. "(From a) practical point of view will there or will there not be... Read more
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The Star
Brent trades above US$50, first time in 6 monthsby Bloomberg. “The immediate driver is a good draw on U.S. crude stockpiles, h
Brent trades above US$50, first time in 6 months
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
by Bloomberg. “The immediate driver is a good draw on U.S. crude stockpiles, helping to nudge the price up a bit further,” Ric Spooner, a chief analyst at CMC Markets in Sydney, said by phone. “The market hasn’t had any bad news to knock it off... Read more
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The Financial Express
Oil prices edge towards $50 after US crude stocks slumpup $1.13, or 2.3 percent, in the previous session. “I wouldn’t be surprised to
Oil prices edge towards $50 after US crude stocks slump
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
up $1.13, or 2.3 percent, in the previous session. “I wouldn’t be surprised to see the rally extend a bit further,” said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney’s CMC Markets. “There’s a decent chance it will breach $50 a barrel (later on... Read more
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Reuters
Oil prices edge towards $50 after U.S. crude stocks slumpup $1.13, or 2.3 percent, in the previous session. "I wouldn't be surprised to
Oil prices edge towards $50 after U.S. crude stocks slump
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
up $1.13, or 2.3 percent, in the previous session. "I wouldn't be surprised to see the rally extend a bit further," said Ric Spooner, chief market analyst at Sydney's CMC Markets. "There's a decent chance it will breach $50 a barrel (later on... Read more
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TheBull
Aust share market opens flatinvestors await any indications on whether interest rates in Australia will fal
Aust share market opens flat
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
investors await any indications on whether interest rates in Australia will fall further. CMC Markets chief market analyst Ric Spooner says the local bourse is in wait-and-see mode. "The broad situation is: we got a quite considerable upwards... Read more
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Herald Sun
Aust stocks open flatwhile the broader All Ordinaries index was down 0.5 of a point, or 0.01 per cen
Aust stocks open flat
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
while the broader All Ordinaries index was down 0.5 of a point, or 0.01 per cent, at 5,845.1. CMC chief market analyst Ric Spooner said the potential for a temporary agreement on funding Greece’s debt would likely underpin the local market in... Read more
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CTV News
World shares fall over worries about risk of U.S. rate hikeyear is near the top of the list for major market issues at the moment. If it d
World shares fall over worries about risk of U.S. rate hike
CTV News / Posted 13 days ago
year is near the top of the list for major market issues at the moment. If it does, U.S. rate hikes could be in prospect," Ric Spooner, chief market analyst for CMC Markets, said in a research note. JAPAN'S SURPRISE: Annual growth in the first... Read more
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Denver Post
World shares fall, as worries loom over risk of US rate hikeyear is near the top of the list for major market issues at the moment. If it d
World shares fall, as worries loom over risk of US rate hike
Denver Post / Posted 13 days ago
year is near the top of the list for major market issues at the moment. If it does, U.S. rate hikes could be in prospect," Ric Spooner, chief market analyst for CMC Markets, said in a research note. JAPAN'S SURPRISE: Annual growth in the first... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
World shares fall, as worries loom over risk of US rate hikeyear is near the top of the list for major market issues at the moment. If it d
World shares fall, as worries loom over risk of US rate hike
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
year is near the top of the list for major market issues at the moment. If it does, U.S. rate hikes could be in prospect," Ric Spooner, chief market analyst for CMC Markets, said in a research note. JAPAN'S SURPRISE: Annual growth in the first... Read more
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