Статьи, помеченные тэгом ‘Oil industry’

Dow Jones Industrial climbed higher and higher as the FTSE 100 won 1% today

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

Dow Jones Industrial Average has prevented all attempts to impose a bear trend. Dow index is at around 9,918.45 points, having won 174.83 points (1.79%) for the last day. DJIA rising steadily against the background of recent statements by Chinese officials and the successful closing of European stock exchanges. European stocks have grown up to the auction on Wednesday 7 July. Shares of banks were on the rise in anticipation of information on methods for stress tests. BP shares have risen in price thanks to speculation of a sale of the share of Arab investors. Pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index rose by 1.3% to 246.06 points, Britain’s FTSE 100 – has increased by 1% to 5015 points, Germany’s DAX – on 0,8% to 5993 points, the French CAC-40 – for 1,7 % to 3483 points.

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Dollar index and oil prices continue rally today

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

Oil prices do not cease to grow the entire trading today. Oil futures Brent and Light Sweet traded in the positive zone. Prices of oil futures have risen since the beginning of the day by about 0.5%, after the day before they fell in one day at 3% and for the first two weeks have been established below the level of 76 dollars per barrel.

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Currency exchange rate today: U.S., dollar Canada, euro and GBP

Friday, June 18th, 2010

Pound / dollar is testing resistance at 1.4875/85 area, with corrective rollback clearly lacking enthusiasm. So, obviously the market is set to further increase pound. Some technical traders said that the next resistance will be the region of 1.4920. Support is at 1.4860. The Canadian dollar lost some weight at the auction on Friday because of lower oil prices and signs that the estimates on the state of the oil industry and oil consumers may be overly optimistic.

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Dow Jones Industrial Average fell under the control of mad bears

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

On Thursday, May 13, major indexes of U.S. stock market in the first half of the trades showed a negative trend. Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered a significant correction from the bears. Bulls were unable to help the Dow Jones because of the negative statistics. Statistics on the labor market, published today, was worse than expected. Thus, the number of primary applications for unemployment benefits last week amounted to 444 thousand, as the previous week, while the expected decline to 440 thousand.

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