Stocks Unfazed by Robust Consumer Confidence

  STOCK MARKET FORECAST: NASDAQ 100 STRUGGLING DESPITE BIG BEAT ON CONSUMER CONFIDENCE DATA The Nasdaq 100 is trading on its back foot so far this morning as major stock indices drop following the New York opening bell. Stock market selling pressure has been relatively modest, however, with the NasdaqRead More →

© Reuters. By Geoffrey Smith — Europe’s stock markets started the week in bright mood, led by bank stocks amid upbeat comments from China on its trade dispute with the U.S. and ongoing confidence that the Brexit saga is moving towards its conclusion. Over the weekend, Chinese vice-premier andRead More →

British consumers grew more pessimistic about the shape of the nation’s economy and about their personal finances in August as worries over Britain’s approaching exit from the European Union grew, according to a survey by market researchers GfK. The data adds to a troubling picture for the U.K. economy, whichRead More →