Trading Review: Ongoing Reports, Trends, Indices, Stocks, Bonds, Forex and Commodities and Analyst Recommendations
European stock markets opened on a steady trend: the DAX opened down 0.06%, the Potsy rose 0.29%, and the CAC rose 0.14%. The rest of the continent is also trading in these areas, apparently in anticipation of seeing what the unemployment data in the northern U.S. will be, data that will come later in the day.
Bitcoin is trading steadily at around $ 54,000, after completing a 23% increase in the past week.
In Asia, the Nikkei closed up 1.34%, while the Shanghai and Shenzhen indices closed up 0.66%.
China stock markets are booming on the first day of return to activity after a week.long break, with the exception of the Hang Seng Index which is down 0.2%.
The rest of the Asian stock markets are in positive territory, expecting the US employment data to be released today at 3:30 p.m. The S & P / ASX 200 index in Australia is up 0.72%.
In South Korea, the cosplay is down 0.16%. Samsung reported that its operating profit for the quarter ended September is expected to rise 28% from the previous year to 15.8 trillion Korean won ($ 13.26 billion).
This is expected to be Samsung’s best quarterly profit in three years – since the third quarter of 2018, when the company’s profit was more than 17.5 trillion Korean won. The stock is up 0.28%.
Oil prices are jumping more than 1%. Brent oil futures rose 1.2 percent to $ 82.93 a barrel. Oil futures contracts jumped 1.33% to $ 79.34 a barrel.
Futures on US stock markets signal gains in the Dow and S&P 500 indices, and Nasdaq contracts are stable. Last night the trade closed with gains that moderated towards the close.