Australian dollar surges amid Brexit turmoil, Wall Street jumps on high expectations
10 Juillet, 2018, 08:09 | Auteur: Auguste Feret
Asian stocks pointed to gains after a positive Friday session on Wall Street as investors watched for developments in trade tensions between China and the USA before earnings season gets underway later this week.
Bank stocks were the biggest gainers, with the S&P banks index rising 2.3 percent, on track for its biggest percentage gain in over three months.
JPMorgan Chase & Co, Wells Fargo & Co and Citigroup Inc are scheduled to report results on Friday, kicking off the second-quarter earnings season in earnest.
A stronger economy and plans for more buybacks are helping bank shares, said Bucky Hellwig, senior vice president at BB&T Wealth Management in Birmingham, Alabama.
Although there are no immediate signs he US-China trade war is escalating, the key geopolitical risk is whether the United Kingdom is headed for a leadership challenge.
Caterpillar rose 3.8 percent, providing the biggest boost to the Dow.
A Bank of America Merrill Lynch research report showed earnings per share for S&P 500 companies for 2018 was revised higher amid better-than-expected first-quarter results, higher oil prices and stronger-than-expected US economic growth.
US analysts' estimates for S&P 500 second-quarter profit growth have risen slightly since April, putting the latest forecast at around 21 percent, according to Thomson Reuters data.
Twitter shares fell 5.3 per cent after it was reported the social media company suspended more than 70 million fake accounts, which analysts say will impact user growth.
Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 1.77-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 1.65-to-1 ratio favored advancers. China last week said it was retaliating over USA tariffs and President Donald Trump threatened to impose levies on even more Chinese goods. That compares with the 7.0 billion daily average for the past 20 trading days, according to Thomson Reuters data.
Her cynical behaviour was blasted amid accusations he had claimed a point she knew did not belong to her. "It doesn't matter. The match stopped for about ten minutes when Cibulkova hit a return back to Hsieh and challenged the linesman's call of out.
Une somme largement dans les cordes des finances marseillais, ainsi que monégasques et niçois, également en lice pour le Serbe. Il faudrait néanmoins 15 à 20 millions d'euros pour racheter ses deux dernières années de contrat.
If you thought things at Litchfield Penitentiary were too comfortable, Orange is the New Black is shaking things up. The new season of Orange is the New Black is set to premiere on Netflix on July 27th.
The Frenchman was not embarrassed in the third set either as Federer settled for a single break of serve to close out the match. Open finalist Madison Keys also struggled to find her rhythm in her 7-5 5-7 6-4 defeat by Russian qualifier Evgeniya Rodina.
A favorite among many on the right, Lee has never been a judge and was a prominent Trump critic ahead of the 2016 election. President Donald Trump isn't the only administration official meeting with potential nominees for the Supreme Court.
Under the new system , the counting of terms starts afresh, which means he starts his first five-year term on Monday. But he's also overseen a strong economy and he has built up considerable support across the country.
Hardiman is one of four judges thought to be President Donald Trump's top contenders to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court. He works for Washington-based lobbying firm Covington & Burling. "I will tell each senator that I revere the constitution".
But as Foreign Secretary in May's government, he was prone to gaffes and criticized for not being on top of his brief. The resignations of two of her most senior Cabinet ministers comes amid growing talk of a leadership challenge.
Police have identified one of the people photographed trashing an ambulance in London. In one video, a vehicle can be seen with a smashed roof and windscreen in Nottingham.
LiAngelo to play for JBA League
Of course, his playing for the Bruins was derailed in November 2017 following a shoplifting arrest in China. Per a release sent Monday, LiAngelo Ball will indeed play in the league started by his dad, LaVar Ball.
Hassan "Trezeguet" en discussion avancée avec l'OM — Mercato
Annoncé proche de Parme, l'attaquant égyptien de Kasimpasa aurait fait marche arrière afin de finaliser son transfert à l'OM. Selon le Corriere dello Sport, l'Olympique de Marseille serait en négociations avancées avec Mahmoud Hassan dit "Trezeguet".
Honeymooning couple collide in fatal zip line accident
The newlywed couple was reportedly on a cruise that stopped in the popular tourist destination, about 160 miles from Tegucigalpa. Fanken, meanwhile, has been airlifted to a hospital in Fort Lauderdale, reports the Forward .
PSG : Buffon a été contacté en mai
J'ai signé pour l'ambiance, pour la magie de Paris et pour l'énergie des supporters et des dirigeants. " On est très heureux, j'ai l'immense plaisir de vous présenter le grand Gianluigi Buffon .