StreetAccount U.S. Daily Market Preview is FactSet's daily podcast aiming to bring listeners up to speed with financial markets information on the day to come as quickly as possible. With a target time of ~5 minutes and a publish time of ~5:00 ET, this is an ideal listen prior to market open.
Financial Market Preview - Thursday 19-May
US equity futures are indicating a lower open as of 05:00 ET. European stocks are broadly lower, following mostly weaker levels in Asia. The risk appetite is weak after the sharp Wall Street selloff on Wednesday. Markets are looking ahead to Friday's PBOC rate decision for potential policy support.
Companies Mentioned: Brookfield Asset Management, HomeServe, Chevron, Schlumberger, Tencent
Financial Market Preview - Wednesday 18-May
US equity futures are indicating a lower open as of 05:00 ET. European stocks are mostly softer, following mostly firmer Asian markets. Fed members support 50bp rate hikes in the near term.
Companies Mentioned: JetBlue
Financial Market Preview - Tuesday 17-May
US equity futures are indicating a higher open as of 05:00 ET. European stocks moving higher Tuesday with cyclicals leading the advance. This follows a positive session in Asia with Hang Seng leading in China with big tech outperforming. Bullish sentiment has been chalked up to improving China Covid trends, oversold conditions and positioning indicators still flagged as contrarian buy signals.
Companies Mentioned: Twitter, Lordstown Motors
Financial Market Preview - Monday 16-May
US equity futures are indicating a lower open as of 05:00 ET. European indices opened mostly in negative territory following a mixed session in Asia. Chicago wheat futures climbed by their 6% limit in Asian trade after India announced it will suspend wheat exports to manage food security. China activity data the main macro focus with the April update showing deeper-than-expected contraction
Companies Mentioned: JetBlue, Spirit, Frontier Airlines, Yamaha, Honda
Financial Market Preview - Friday 13-May
US equity futures are indicating a higher open as of 05:00 ET. A bit of a relief rally on Friday following some heavy selling as Central bank policy remains in focus with markets taking encouragement from Fed Chair Powell reiterating support. European equity markets opened higher following broad strength in Asia.
Companies Mentioned: Roper Technologies, Toshiba
Financial Market Preview - Thursday 12-May
US equity futures are indicating a lower open as of 05:00 ET. Asian equities finished sharply lower though mainland China markets were a modest outperformer after more supportive comments on the economy from the State Council. European markets also lower as global markets digest yesterday's US CPI data
Companies Mentioned: Twitter, Instacart, Petrobras, Vodafone Group, Three UK
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