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 - Wednesday 26-Jan
US equity futures are indicating a higher open as of 05:00 ET. European markets are notably higher early in their session. This follows a mixed Asia trade with Japan finishing lower. All eyes on the FOMC today as the Fed is expected to layout a rate path for rest of the year and signal likelihood of a March rate liftoff.
Companies mentioned: Microsoft, Meta
Financial Market Preview - Tuesday 25-Jan
US equity futures are indicating a lower open as of 05:00 ET. European equities are broadly higher, following under pressure Asian markets. The US has put 8,500 troops on high alert for possible deployment to Eastern Europe. This week's FOMC is expected to set the stage for a March rate liftoff.
Companies mentioned: Change Healthcare, UnitedHealth, Nvidia, SoftBank, LyondellBasell Industries, IBM
Financial Market Preview - Monday 24-Jan
US equity futures are indicating a higher open as of 05:00 ET. European equities broadly lower Monday. This follows a mixed session in Asia although the Nikkei and ASX finished well off lows, buoyed by PBOC policy easing. Central banks in focus with this week's FOMC meeting seen as likely to give the clearest indication yet on Fed thinking on the timing of rate hikes and balance sheet reductions.
Companies mentioned: Peloton, Kohl's, Wynn Resorts, Google, Unilever
Financial Market Preview - Friday 21-Jan
US equity futures are indicating a lower open as of 05:00 ET. European equity markets are lower, following broad weakness in Asia. Corporate developments are negative after Netflix guided subscriber numbers well below expectations. Bond volatility remains a feature, with yields sharply lower following rate stabilization on Wednesday.
Companies mentioned: Netflix, Peloton Interactive, Apple
Financial Market Preview - Thursday 20-Jan
US equity futures are indicating a higher open as of 05:00 ET. European equity markets are mostly lower, following mixed Asian trade. China loan prime rate cuts overnight were mostly in line with expectations. The push to remove UK PM Johnson looks like it may have fizzled out for now.
Companies mentioned: United Airlines, Uber, Chesapeake Energy
Financial Market Preview - Wednesday 19-Jan
US equity futures are indicating a higher open as of 05:00 ET after paring overnight losses. European equity markets are mostly higher, following broad losses in Asia. Bond yields are extending the recent move higher; US 10-year yields are at 1.89%, while the German Bund yield is positive for the first time since 2019.
Companies mentioned: Zogenix, UCB, BJ's Wholesale Club, Alliance Data Systems, Capital One Financial
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