Nasdaq 100 In The Red Amid Frustrating Jobs Data

The major indices were in the red earlier on Friday after disappointing August jobs data. The unemployment rate inched 0.2% lower to 5.2%.

S&P 500 Nudges Higher Amid Improved Initial Claims Data

The major indices started the day higher after an improvement in the initial jobless claims data as Friday’s employment data remains in focus.

Dow Jones Outlook Amid Disappointing Employment Data

The major indices ended August higher than expected. US stock futures were almost at a standstill amid disappointing ADP nonfarm employment change data.

DAX In the Green As Retail Sales Slump

European stocks opened markets higher ahead of key economic data. Germany’s retail sales for July inched lower. Non-food retail sales recorded the largest fall

ASX 200 On the Edge Amid Improved GDP Data

Asia Pacific stocks were mixed earlier on Wednesday as Australia’s ASX 200 index inched lower. Australian GDP for the second quarter came in 0.7% higher.

CAC 40 Stance Amid Improved GDP & CPI Data

European stocks opened markets mixed as the FTSE 100 index edged lower. French CAC 40 index inched slightly higher amid improved economic growth in the country

Hang Seng Darts Higher Amid Economic Slowdown

Asia Pacific stocks closed markets higher on Tuesday. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index inched higher despite a slowdown in China’s economic growth in August 2021.

Dow Jones Stance: Powell’s Speech In Focus

US stock futures edged higher indicating that the major indexes would end the week higher. Jerome Powell is expected to give a speech later in the day.

S&P 500 Faces Reckoning Amid Weaker GDP

The major indexes were in the red on Thursday snapping their four-day winning streak. The US second estimate GDP for the second quarter came in lower.

Nasdaq 100 Edges Higher: Okta Inc Boosts Gains

US stocks have been in the green for four consecutive days amid improvement in home sales data. The Fed’s Jackson Hole symposium is set to begin on Thursday.