Specialist pumps and motors supplier Hayward Tyler (HAYT) had a modest first half but current orders make management confident that it will do much better in the second half.
The power generation and nuclear markets remain strong but oil and gas revenues have fallen. They were down to 5% in the first half, although they should be higher in the second half.
Online trading and social media have revolutionized the financial markets. These incredible innovations have given rise to social trading, the process through which traders rely on user-generated financial content gathered on the web to make their investment decisions.
Social media has created new opportunities for new and experienced traders to interact and collaborate on a daily basis. In the following article, we will describe five ways social media may transform you into a better trader.
How to profit regardless of market direction
Perry Kaufman is a household name among traders (interview in TRADERS´ 04/2014). His standard work “New Trading Systems And Methods” was first published in 1978 and by now is in its fifth edition. In his book “Alpha Trading” published in 2011, Kaufman describes pairs trading strategies for stocks, indices, and futures. Being a futures trader himself, Rudolf Wittmer wants to get to the bottom of this and try to implement the approaches for some markets.
How many times have you thought of starting trading, but you don't know where to start from?
These are the 5 things that every new trader needs to consider doing before commencing a trading career.
The Inflation Report is out, the interest rate decision has been made and the minutes published, and the press conference is over. What we know is that a UK rate increase is further away than many had believed, with market expectations putting the first move in the final quarter of 2016.
The bank said it saw downside risks to the global outlook, with QE not expected to be unwound until inflation hit 2%. Core CPI (excluding food and energy) was softer than expected, and again the bank was at pains to stress that hikes would be gradual, and limited.
Technical analysis provides us with many tools that may help to identify the trend of an asset. These tools go from the simplest moving averages´ method to more complex methods such as the Parabolic Stop And Reversal.
One of these methods is known as the Magic Trend Indicator, and we will explain it in this article.
Halloween might be a creepy time for most people, but not for Wall Street.
In fact, stocks perform exceptionally well in the six months after October 31, a phenomenon that has been described as the “Halloween Effect.”
2015 is 75% gone, and some spectacular trades have been put under the belt by traders all over the world.
Make no mistake about it; if you are a believer in the 8-year market volatility phenomenon, then we could be in for more spectacular trades before the year runs out.
Lloyds will report its full-year numbers in February 2016, and expectations are for revenue of £8.9 billion and adjusted net income of £3.39 billion.
These forecasts represent a 51% fall in revenue and a 47% drop in adjusted net income.
It’s no secret that heads of companies rake in a jaw-dropping amount of dough, possibly earning enough to sustain an underdeveloped economy each year.
After all, these CEOs shoulder a huge responsibility for their firms and usually take the blame for any major mishaps (e.g. fallout from the Volkswagen emissions scandal) so it’s not surprising why they take home the fattest paychecks in exchange.
Sun, 26th Nov - * (ShareCast News) - The FTSE ended higher on Thursday, supported by a rally in mining stocks as commodity prices improved.