Thursday, 19 October 2017
As the S&P 500 stormed to a gain of 16 percent for the first five months of the year, the run was fueled by investors searching for yield.   With central banks driving interest rates lower, slower-growth sectors with big dividends like utilities and telecom were attractive because they offered better returns over government debt along with th...
European stocks are seen opening mixed on Friday, ahead of a batch of U.S. data that should shed light on the outlook for the U.S. Federal Reserve's stimulus programme.     Financial spreadbetters expect Britain's FTSE 100 to open around 1 point, or 0.02 percent, lower, Germany's DAX to open 5 points, or 0.06 percent, higher and France's CAC 4...

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