Stock market and financial news

EDF: the Hinkley Point project takes a new step forward

03/06/2020 - 10h53

Since the statements made by the President of the Nuclear Safety Authority last Thursday, all eyes have been turned towards EDF. The company dealing with electricity in France (EDF) notes a new advance in the realization of the Hinkley Point project.

 

GB-Ryanair has a large number of bookings for this summer

29/05/2020 - 14h34

Until a few days ago, all the planes were grounded. Airports were closed and all flights were cancelled. However, with the deconfinement and the approach of summer, activities seem to be resuming. The airline GB-Ryanair is announcing an increase in bookings

Saint-Gobain completes successful transaction by selling its shares in Sika

29/05/2020 - 14h27

The French company Saint-Gobain concludes a very good deal on the sale of its shares in Sika. The specialist in the production, processing and distribution of materials had acquired these shares two years ago. But things did not go according to plan. In the end, however, this failure was financially very profitable for Saint-Gobain

Intesa Sanpaolo to lend 6.3 billion to Fiat Chrysler

27/05/2020 - 17h07

In order to cope with the effects of the coronavirus epidemic, the Italian-American car manufacturer Fiat Chrysler had recourse to a loan of 6.3 billion. The operation was approved by the bank Intesa Sanpaolo, but the manufacturer will have to wait for the guarantee from the Italian State.

ECB fears a break-up of the euro area

27/05/2020 - 14h32

Let us look again at the ECB's recent statements on the indebtedness of the euro area countries and its fears about a break-up of the euro area and the solutions envisaged.

Expected dividend decrease of up to 35%

25/05/2020 - 12h25

Market specialists expect a decline in global dividend payments of between 15 and 35% by 2020. Find out more about this news and some tips for your strategies

Ryanair: closure of the Lauda base (Vienna), 300 jobs lost

25/05/2020 - 11h16

After announcing measures to reduce its passenger traffic target, the airline Ryanair had warned that it would withdraw from certain bases. Due to some misunderstandings, the group has just announced the closure of its Lauda base based in Vienna. As a result, 300 jobs have been lost.

The fluctuation of different values in Europe and America

25/05/2020 - 09h26

On the financial market today there is a lot to remember: a downward forecast for the New York Stock Exchange, the recovery of the PMI indexes, the registration of unemployed Americans, the uncertainty caused by the current health crisis are attracting a lot of attention

Is Bitcoin planning another increase?

20/05/2020 - 16h46

Find out what analysts are currently forecasting for Bitcoin, from anticipating a price spike to a return to a downward trend in the value of Bitcoin, as well as our explanations of the current situation.

Short-term optimism in European markets

20/05/2020 - 14h01

The European financial market got off to a very good start this week. But this Tuesday, its stock market is lagging behind. As a result, European companies find themselves on the downhill slope.

Gold price at historically high levels

20/05/2020 - 11h28

Gold, the leading safe-haven value, is experiencing a historic price surge. Indeed, such thresholds have not been reached since 2012. The health crisis due to VIDOC-19 will have a strong impact on these values. Many other factors could also justify this increase

Walt Disney loses top Disney+ representative

20/05/2020 - 11h18

Kevin Mayer, boss of Disney+ has just left the giant entertainment group to join another entertainment team. In the meantime, having been hailed as the logical successor to lead the Disney empire, another has been chosen. So he preferred to lift the veil and take control of the Tik Tok video application.

Huawei penalized by Sino-American trade disputes

19/05/2020 - 15h37

After many ups and downs during this difficult period of health crisis, the Sino-American conflict was added. This tension does no good to the economy. However, thanks to the deconfinement, in the financial sector there are once again providential gains and progress

ECB: possible increase in purchases in response to the fall in GDP

18/05/2020 - 11h01

After the episodes of the tug-of-war between the ECB and the German High Constitutional Court, the ECB is being investigated. According to the economists involved, the European bank is expected to increase its purchases in response to the drop in GDP.

Germany: Economy tips into recession in the first quarter

18/05/2020 - 10h52

In Germany, the news is moving fast and we are going from justice to the economy this Friday. For Berlin was unable to do anything to prevent the German economy from tipping into recession in the first quarter.

Europe: European stock exchanges regain ground after German GDP drop

18/05/2020 - 10h40

Although all sectors of activity seem to be very much affected by the effects of Covid-19, the European stock exchanges for their part are coming back to life. At least that is what emerges from this note, which shows that the European stock markets have risen sharply after the fall in German GDP

Great Britain: its GDP falls in March by 5.8%

15/05/2020 - 14h18

Although UK GDP declined by 5.8% in March, it was still somewhat predictable. Indeed, due to Brexit and especially Covid-19, this situation could worsen in the coming weeks if no action is taken to curb this phenomenon.

Ryanair resumes 40% of its flights in July

15/05/2020 - 10h14

The Ryanair group has announced that it will resume 40% of its flights in July with the implementation of the necessary sanitary measures. Let's discover together the details of this news and its consequences.

Values to be followed on the European market

13/05/2020 - 10h49

Weeks go by, but they are almost never the same in terms of values to be followed. Indeed, each week has its own particularity. Here are the values not to be missed this Monday and even during the whole week.

Currencies: US debt raises questions, dollar drops slightly

11/05/2020 - 10h54

One cannot close this week's economic news without mentioning the state of the United States' debt, which raises questions. In addition, the currencies should be mentioned in order to understand the slight decline in the US dollar.

Airbus: 80% drop in deliveries in April

11/05/2020 - 09h14

Airlines are among the companies most affected by the current Covid-19 crisis. As a result, Airbus recorded a sharp drop in deliveries of more than 80% in April.

Slight rise on Wall Street before the ADP Jobs Survey

08/05/2020 - 10h16

As more and more information about the financial market in the United States and Europe becomes available, it is important to take stock. The US stock market is starting to rise slightly, but Europe is hesitating.

GM: Production restart, better than expected results

08/05/2020 - 09h55

This week continues with its surprising news. This Wednesday, the General Motors automotive group published results that were better than its forecasts. At the same time, the UAW agreed to restart production on May 18.

Axa : The Covid-19 crisis could have repercussions on the 2020 results

07/05/2020 - 10h41

The French group Axa is also confronted with the coronavirus health crisis like many companies around the world. Axa has a solid balance sheet, but remains shaken by the crisis. The company recorded a drop in turnover in the first quarter of 2020. Similarly, its solvency ratio is also declining.

Thales: deployment of its eSIM solution on Google Cloud

06/05/2020 - 09h13

Among the news that is breaking in the news on Monday is the announcement of the French company Thales. The company is making a case for deploying its eSIM solution on Google Cloud, independently of the American values of the day.

Euro area: industrial sector contracted in April

06/05/2020 - 08h53

Last month was catastrophic for euro-zone industrialists. The whole sector is in recession due to the coronavirus health crisis. The survey revealed several results that are below the threshold.

European markets: a difficult start to the week

05/05/2020 - 14h30

The announcements that have multiplied over the past week have not been able to boost the stock markets at the beginning of the week. The latter is starting off difficult with European stock exchanges in the red. Here is the quick tour with examples and expectations.

Covid-19: Confrontation between Washington and Beijing

05/05/2020 - 14h17

The tension between the two major economic powers is plunging the equity markets into the red. Thus, after Wall Street and the Asian markets, the Parisian market through the CAC 40 starts a red session on Monday.

Tesla stock drops after Elon Musk statement

04/05/2020 - 12h17

Tesla's share price lost ground on the stock market after Elon Musk said it was too high. Let's take a look back at this significant and important event and its consequences.

Natixis IM Solutions urges caution on equity markets

04/05/2020 - 10h59

After a dizzying plunge at the beginning of March, the equity markets are gradually returning to equilibrium. However, the corporate bank Natixis IM Solutions calls for caution against future risks.