Monday Outlook: Stocks try to shake off renewed pandemic fears

Dollar holds; gold rises; oil edges up

  
People are seen behind electronic boards showing Nikkei average (top) and exchange rate between Japanese Yen and U.S. dollar after the New Year opening ceremony at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE), held to wish for the success of Japan's stock market, in Tokyo, Japan, January 4, 2019.

People are seen behind electronic boards showing Nikkei average (top) and exchange rate between Japanese Yen and U.S. dollar after the New Year opening ceremony at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE), held to wish for the success of Japan's stock market, in Tokyo, Japan, January 4, 2019.

REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Zawya brings you all the latest news and insights relevant to Middle East and global investors in equities, commodities and currencies

Stocks try to shake off second wave virus fears
S&P 500 futures erase early gains but second wave fears persist

Dollar holds gains as fear of renewed pandemic gathers pace
New cases not seen driving new lockdowns, but investors unnerved

Gold hits 1-month peak as rising virus fears boost demand
Specs raise gold bullish positions in week to June 16-CFTC

Oil edges up on tighter supply, but demand concerns check gains
OPEC+ has yet to decide whether to extend a record supply cut of 9.7 million barrels per day (bpd) for a fourth month in August


Gain a deeper understanding of financial markets through Thomson Reuters Eikon

Disclaimer: This article is provided for informational purposes only. The content does not provide tax, legal or investment advice or opinion regarding the suitability, value or profitability of any particular security, portfolio or investment strategy. Read our full disclaimer policy here.

© ZAWYA 2020

More From Equities