Wall Street sinks on inflation fears and surging interest rates

Wall Street sinks on inflation fears and surging interest rates

Updated May 16, 2018 08:22:18 Wall Street experienced its worst day in three weeks after a surge in interest rates sparked a wave of selling. Markets at 7:15am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures -0.1pc, ASX 200 (Tuesday close) -0.6pc to 6,098 AUD: 74.71 US cents, 55.29 British pence, 63.1 Euro …

Wall Street lifts on surging oil prices, trade optimism hampered by defensive stocks

Wall Street lifts on surging oil prices, trade optimism hampered by defensive stocks

Updated May 15, 2018 08:29:54 Australian shares are expected to open without much momentum this morning, despite a mildly positive finish on Wall Street overnight. Markets at 7:10am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures flat, ASX 200 (Monday close) +0.3pc to 6,135 AUD: 75.22 US cents, 55.46 British pence, 63.07 Euro …

Facebook, Visa and tech rebound sends Wall Street surging

Facebook, Visa and tech rebound sends Wall Street surging

Posted April 27, 2018 07:22:40 Australian shares are set to open higher, after a strong day on Wall Street, boosted by Facebook and other major technology stocks. Markets at 7:05am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.8pc, ASX 200 (Thursday close) -0.2pc to 5,911. AUD: 75.52 US cents, 54.25 British pence, …

Australian shares to lift on surging oil and metal prices, Wall Street turns cautious

Australian shares to lift on surging oil and metal prices, Wall Street turns cautious

Updated April 19, 2018 07:47:52 The Australian share market is expected to begin the day stronger, after a surge in metal and oil prices overnight — even as Wall Street’s rally began to deflate. Markets at 7:10am (AEST): ASX SPI 200 futures +0.4pc, ASX 200 (Wednesday’s close) +0.3pc at 5,861 …