Earnings, Fed meeting on the agenda

Earnings, Fed meeting on the agenda

LONDON — European markets were cautious on Tuesday as investors digested a fresh round of corporate earnings and looked ahead to the Federal Reserve’s policy decision on Wednesday. The pan-European Stoxx 600 hovered around the flatline in early trade, with retail stocks sliding 2.3% while oil and gas stocks gained 1.3%. Corporate earnings will be … Read more

A strong dollar is stirring trouble in markets: What investors need to know

A strong dollar is stirring trouble in markets: What investors need to know

Last week, the US dollar etched a new entry in the financial history books when it briefly traded above parity with the euro EURUSD, -0.05% for the first time in a generation. While the greenback has pulled back from its highs this week, banks in Europe and the US – including UBS Group, ING, Credit … Read more

Gold has remained steady as stocks and bitcoin have plunged

Gold has remained steady as stocks and bitcoin have plunged

A worker removes cooled 12 kilograms of gold ingots from their molds in the foundry at the Prioksky non-ferrous metals plant in Kasimov, Russia, on Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021. Andrey Rudakov | Bloomberg | Getty Images Gold prices have remained resilient in recent weeks in the face of broad market volatility, decoupling somewhat from its … Read more

Earnings Guide: Your guide to the global companies reporting this week, including BP and Unilever

Earnings Guide: Your guide to the global companies reporting this week, including BP and Unilever

Analysts expect some of Europe’s largest companies to report better earnings this week. .