Monthly Archives: December 2021

The Department of Labor reported that the number of initial jobless claims fell by 8,000 to 198,000, better than the expected

Written on December 31, 2021 at 3:07 am, by

Market Focus The S&P 500 Index and the Dow Jones Index hit intraday highs on Thursday but closed lower. After the stock market opened on Thursday, the Dow Jones, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all rose 0.38%, 0.12% and 0.02%, respectively. After positive economic data was released earlier, there was a bullish trend. The Department ofContinue Reading

Upcoming Weekly Adjustment on Index Dividend Notice

Written on December 30, 2021 at 8:54 am, by

Dear Valued Client, Please be advised that the dividends of the following index CFDs will be adjusted by upcoming ex-dividend dates. The comment for trading index CFDs will be in the following format “Div&<Product Name>&<Net Volume>” which show in the balance after the close of the day before the dividend payment date. Please refer toContinue Reading

Crude oil prices soared to new monthly highs, U.S. crude rose 0.73% to $76.57 per barrel

Written on December 30, 2021 at 3:00 am, by

Market Focus The world’s major stock indexes closed mixed on Wednesday as the surge in Omicron infections weakened the optimism surrounding strict new restrictions on business and travel. Due to strong retail sales in the United States, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 closed at historical highs, with the Dow Jones rising forContinue Reading