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Stock Market Updates 13/08 -Lyft Stock Plunges

Updated: 13 Aug 2020

Latest 21:05
US Markets Close

The markets have closed…

  • Dow Jones  -0.29%   27,896
  • S&P 500      -0.22%   3,372
  • Nasdaq        +0.27%  11,042

A red day…

So, who’s buying the dip?

Anyway, that’s it from me. I’ll be back bright and early, have a good evening!


Today 20:58
Lyft Stock Plummets

Lyft Stock looks set to close over 5% lower ar $28.88 after the company reported worse than expected Q2 EPS results.

Today 20:19
Apple To Launch TV+


Apple is reportedly set to launch a bundle of Apple TV+, Showtime, and CBS All Access through its Apple TV platform.

Apple shares are currently trading 1.72% higher at $460 per share.

Today 18:49


DataDog stock is trading 7% higher at $82.48 after rumours that Salesforce has made an offer to acquire the company in an all-stock transaction

Today 16:43
Tortoise Acquisition Shares (SHLL)


Tortoise Acquisition shares are up13.92% at $22.67 after earlier news that the company is to add former White House Chief of Staff and Secretary of Transportation, Andrew Card to the board.

Today 15:55
Penn Stock

Penn’s share price has surged after Goldman Sachs initiated coverage on the stock with a Buy rating and set a price target of $60 per share.

It is currently trading at $53.09, up 6.69%

Today 14:37
US Equities

  • Dow Jones  -0.34%   27,881
  • S&P 500      -0.13%    3,376
  • Nasdaq        +0.50%  11,067

Today 14:28
Tesla Shares Up

Tesla shares are up 3.55% premarket at $1,610.

Today 12:20
European Equities Lunchtime Update

  • FTSE 100  -1.03%
  • DAX  -0.19%
  • Euro STOXX 50  -0.22%

Today 10:49
Cisco Shares Down Premarket


Cisco shares are down over 6% premarket after its earnings forecast missed estimates.

Its currently trading at $45.04.

Today 10:45
EasyJet Share Price Falls

EasyJet shares have tumbled along with other airlines after the IATA said European air passenger numbers are expected to be down 60% in 2020.

Today 10:30
TUI Share Price

TUI’s share price has tumbled more than 7% today…


Today 09:38
European Market Movers

Dignity plc +22%

Tops Tiles +17%

Watches of Switzerland +17%

Aurelius Equity Opportunities +14%

SMA Solar Technology +12%

Fuller, Smith & Turner +6%

Today 08:35
European Equities

  • FTSE 100                    -1.07%  6,212
  • DAX                             -0.18%  13,035
  • EURO STOXX 50      -0.19%  3,356

Today 07:40
Morning Preview

Good morning people…

  • Asian markets traded mostly positive with the Nikkei closing +1.78% higher.
  • Australian unemployment data overnight came in lower than expected, with the employment change beating estimates.
  • The US stimulus deal hasn’t made any further progress with House Speaker Pelosi stating that the White House is not budging from their position.
  • The USD has weakened so far today with the EUR/USD and GBP/USD both trading higher.
  • On today’s calendar, we have already seen German inflation data that came out as estimated, and we also have US initial jobless claims later today.
  • Names on the earnings calendar include Tapestry, Wesco, Brookfield, Myriad, Applied Materials, and MSG+

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