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That’s all from me, have a good evening all!
$HNCKF: 113% $0.94
Giga metals stock is up 113% after news that Tesla is working on a carbon-neutral nickel supply deal with the company
$MSFT: -0.44% $204.47
I’m a little late with this one but…
China opposes a forced sale of TikTok’s US business by ByteDance, They would rather see it shut according to sources.
Microsoft dipped further on that news, however, it is moving higher as we head into the close of the week.
Some price action analysis on the NZDUSD from Victor Kaparetjanc for you…
NZD/USD STRONGLY INDICATING THAT THE UPTREND IS ABOUT TO CONTINUE
Oracle shares are up 1.87% at $58.40 after earlier reaching as high as $61.84.
The company yesterday reported an adjusted first-quarter revenue that beat the highest estimates.
FTSE 100 +0.44% 6,029
DAX -0.01% 13,201
STOXX 50 +0.06% 3,314
Nikola shares are continuing to plunge after yesterday’s Hindenburg report…
DOW +0.28% 27,611
S&P 500 +0.38% 3,352
NASDAQ +0.60% 10,985
A tentative, but positive start…
Genetic Technologies stock is up 17% premarket at $4.05 after the company announced that initial sales of its GeneType for Breast Cancer Risk Assessment have now commenced in the US.
For the crypto traders out there, take a look at this currency’s move…
Here is more on why Hurricane Energy Shares have crashed…
Pembridge Resources (PERE) +22% – Subsidiary Minto Explorations secures prepayment funding facility of up to $12.5m
Phoenix Global Resources (PGR) +20.53%
YOC (YOC) +17.89%
Blancco Technology (BLTG) +17.65%
Hurricane Energy (HUR) -50% – Company reports first-half loss
G3 Exploration (G3E) -18.30%
FTSE 100 +0.15% 6,012
DAX -0.09% 13,190
STOXX 50 -0.15% 3,307
The FTSE getting a push up after the UK and Japan announced it has agreed on a trade deal.
-Asia-Pacific markets were mixed overnight with the Nikkei closing up 0.74% and the ASX closing down 0.83%.
-More Brexit news as reports are saying that the UK Prime Minister is facing a revolt from his own party regarding plans to override the Brexit withdrawal agreement.
-Tesla plans to start shipping China-built cars to Europe, and Asia according to reports.
-In FX markets the US dollar has weakened a touch so far this morning. The AUDUSD is the strongest mover so far, up 0.31%.
-Today’s economic data calendar has already seen the UK balance of trade data come in slightly lower than forecast, we also have US inflation data, EcoFin and Eurogroup meetings today.
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