France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 1.57% By Investing.com


© Reuters. France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 1.57%

Investing.com – France stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Paris, the declined 1.57%, while the index fell 1.67%.

The best performers of the session on the were Carrefour SA (PA:), which rose 6.08% or 0.86 points to trade at 15.09 at the close. Meanwhile, Publicis Groupe SA (PA:) added 4.22% or 1.10 points to end at 27.16 and Sanofi SA (PA:) was up 2.37% or 1.88 points to 81.36 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were WFD Unibail Rodamco NV (AS:), which fell 9.05% or 4.50 points to trade at 45.22 at the close. Safran SA (PA:) declined 8.16% or 5.60 points to end at 63.00 and Societe Generale SA (PA:) was down 8.15% or 1.14 points to 12.80.

The top performers on the SBF 120 were Carrefour SA (PA:) which rose 6.08% to 15.09, Tarkett (PA:) which was up 5.94% to settle at 9.01 and Eutelsat Communications SA (PA:) which gained 4.47% to close at 9.62.

The worst performers were Natixis (PA:) which was down 18.72% to 1.84 in late trade, CNP Assurances SA (PA:) which lost 9.53% to settle at 8.07 and WFD Unibail Rodamco NV (AS:) which was down 9.05% to 45.22 at the close.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Paris Stock Exchange by 348 to 230 and 72 ended unchanged.

Shares in WFD Unibail Rodamco NV (AS:) fell to 5-year lows; falling 9.05% or 4.50 to 45.22. Shares in Societe Generale SA (PA:) fell to 5-year lows; down 8.15% or 1.14 to 12.80. Shares in WFD Unibail Rodamco NV (AS:) fell to 5-year lows; falling 9.05% or 4.50 to 45.22.

The , which measures the implied volatility of CAC 40 options, was up 3.16% to 43.18.

Gold Futures for June delivery was up 0.44% or 7.15 to $1644.85 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in May rose 6.71% or 1.70 to hit $27.02 a barrel, while the June Brent oil contract rose 9.49% or 2.84 to trade at $32.78 a barrel.

EUR/USD was down 0.62% to 1.0789, while EUR/GBP rose 0.75% to 0.8824.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.60% at 100.875.

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France stocks higher at close of trade; CAC 40 up 0.33% By Investing.com


© Reuters. France stocks higher at close of trade; CAC 40 up 0.33%

Investing.com – France stocks were higher after the close on Thursday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Paris, the added 0.33%, while the index added 0.44%.

The best performers of the session on the were Peugeot SA (PA:), which rose 4.26% or 0.48 points to trade at 11.86 at the close. Meanwhile, Bouygues SA (PA:) added 4.02% or 0.98 points to end at 25.35 and Publicis Groupe SA (PA:) was up 3.45% or 0.87 points to 26.06 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Dassault Systemes SE (PA:), which fell 5.10% or 6.75 points to trade at 125.70 at the close. Capgemini SE (PA:) declined 4.51% or 3.32 points to end at 70.30 and Accor SA (PA:) was down 4.05% or 0.97 points to 23.00.

The top performers on the SBF 120 were CGG SA (PA:) which rose 20.63% to 1.008, TechnipFMC PLC (PA:) which was up 15.40% to settle at 6.83 and Vallourec (PA:) which gained 15.10% to close at 1.170.

The worst performers were Natixis (PA:) which was down 11.74% to 2.27 in late trade, Quadient SA (PA:) which lost 9.03% to settle at 14.10 and SEB SA (PA:) which was down 7.31% to 107.70 at the close.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Paris Stock Exchange by 303 to 271 and 74 ended unchanged.

The , which measures the implied volatility of CAC 40 options, was down 6.57% to 41.85.

Gold Futures for June delivery was up 2.83% or 45.00 to $1636.40 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in May rose 24.32% or 4.94 to hit $25.25 a barrel, while the June Brent oil contract rose 22.23% or 5.50 to trade at $30.24 a barrel.

EUR/USD was down 1.10% to 1.0841, while EUR/GBP fell 0.98% to 0.8768.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.61% at 100.360.

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Bitcoin Climbs 10% In Bullish Trade By Investing.com


© Reuters. Bitcoin Climbs 10% In Bullish Trade

Investing.com – was trading at $6,876.8 by 12:20 (16:20 GMT) on the Investing.com Index on Thursday, up 10.01% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since March 23.

The move upwards pushed Bitcoin’s market cap up to $124.9B, or 0.00% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its highest, Bitcoin’s market cap was $241.2B.

Bitcoin had traded in a range of $6,567.9 to $6,882.9 in the previous twenty-four hours.

Over the past seven days, Bitcoin has seen a rise in value, as it gained 2.62%. The volume of Bitcoin traded in the twenty-four hours to time of writing was $43.0B or 0.00% of the total volume of all cryptocurrencies. It has traded in a range of $5,872.5044 to $6,882.9121 in the past 7 days.

At its current price, Bitcoin is still down 65.39% from its all-time high of $19,870.62 set on December 17, 2017.

Elsewhere in cryptocurrency trading

was last at $141.52 on the Investing.com Index, up 7.29% on the day.

was trading at $0.17999 on the Investing.com Index, a gain of 6.11%.

Ethereum’s market cap was last at $15.6B or 0.00% of the total cryptocurrency market cap, while XRP’s market cap totaled $7.9B or 0.00% of the total cryptocurrency market value.

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France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 4.30% By Investing.com


© Reuters. France stocks lower at close of trade; CAC 40 down 4.30%

Investing.com – France stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Paris, the fell 4.30%, while the index lost 4.10%.

The best performers of the session on the were Vivendi SA (PA:), which rose 2.07% or 0.41 points to trade at 19.93 at the close. Meanwhile, Total SA (PA:) fell 0.54% or 0.19 points to end at 35.20 and Pernod Ricard SA (PA:) was down 0.66% or 0.85 points to 128.60 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Safran SA (PA:), which fell 16.45% or 13.18 points to trade at 66.96 at the close. Airbus Group SE (PA:) declined 12.03% or 7.14 points to end at 52.20 and Vinci SA (PA:) was down 11.06% or 8.34 points to 67.06.

The top performers on the SBF 120 were Ipsen SA (PA:) which rose 6.72% to 50.35, Biomerieux SA (PA:) which was up 5.65% to settle at 108.40 and Lagardere SCA (PA:) which gained 5.22% to close at 12.10.

The worst performers were Safran SA (PA:) which was down 16.45% to 66.96 in late trade, Natixis (PA:) which lost 13.31% to settle at 2.57 and Coface (PA:) which was down 12.31% to 5.13 at the close.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Paris Stock Exchange by 403 to 180 and 68 ended unchanged.

Shares in Biomerieux SA (PA:) rose to all time highs; gaining 5.65% or 5.80 to 108.40.

The , which measures the implied volatility of CAC 40 options, was up 3.91% to 44.80.

Gold Futures for June delivery was down 0.02% or 0.35 to $1596.25 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in May fell 1.12% or 0.23 to hit $20.25 a barrel, while the June Brent oil contract fell 6.07% or 1.60 to trade at $24.75 a barrel.

EUR/USD was down 0.94% to 1.0925, while EUR/GBP fell 0.74% to 0.8813.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.64% at 99.722.

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How to Trade Bitcoin Using Leverage and Not Worry About Liquidation By Cointelegraph


How to Trade Bitcoin Using Leverage and Not Worry About Liquidation

Institutional traders have long known the benefits of derivatives trading, including leverage and hedging. By trading options markets, one can predetermine maximum gains and losses, even with volatile assets like (BTC).

Despite being far more complex, such instruments allow traders to generate gains independent of what happens over the next weeks or even months, which is essential for traders’ peace of mind to achieve optimal performance.

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Europe sends medical goods to Iran in trade test By Reuters



BERLIN (Reuters) – France, Germany and Britain have exported medical goods to Iran in the first transaction conducted under a trade mechanism set up to barter humanitarian goods and food after the U.S. withdrawal from a 2015 nuclear deal, Germany said on Tuesday.

The German Foreign Ministry said in a statement that the medical goods were now in Iran and added that the Instex trade mechanism and its Iranian counterpart would now work on more transactions and on enhancing the system.

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Denmark stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Copenhagen 20 up 3.57% By Investing.com


© Reuters. Denmark stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Copenhagen 20 up 3.57%

Investing.com – Denmark stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.

At the close in Copenhagen, the added 3.57%.

The best performers of the session on the were Royal Unibrew A/S (CSE:), which rose 7.04% or 30 points to trade at 464 at the close. Meanwhile, Novo Nordisk A/S Class B (CSE:) added 5.77% or 22.1 points to end at 404.9 and Carlsberg A/S B (CSE:) was up 4.76% or 34.2 points to 753.0 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Pandora A/S (CSE:), which fell 1.56% or 3.4 points to trade at 214.6 at the close. Lundbeck A/S (CSE:) declined 1.08% or 2.1 points to end at 192.9 and Danske Bank A/S (CSE:) was down 0.86% or 0.6 points to 73.4.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange by 83 to 50 and 16 ended unchanged.

Crude oil for May delivery was down 5.86% or 1.26 to $20.25 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in June fell 6.37% or 1.78 to hit $26.17 a barrel, while the June Gold Futures contract fell 0.56% or 9.25 to trade at $1644.85 a troy ounce.

USD/DKK was up 1.12% to 6.7767, while EUR/DKK rose 0.06% to 7.4681.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.76% at 99.290.

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Japan stocks lower at close of trade; Nikkei 225 down 1.04% By Investing.com


© Reuters. Japan stocks lower at close of trade; Nikkei 225 down 1.04%

Investing.com – Japan stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Tokyo, the lost 1.04% to hit a new 3-years low.

The best performers of the session on the were J.Front Retailing Co., Ltd. (T:), which rose 15.91% or 127.0 points to trade at 925.0 at the close. Meanwhile, Concordia Financial Group Ltd (T:) added 13.62% or 38.0 points to end at 317.0 and Unitika, Ltd. (T:) was up 13.28% or 32.0 points to 273.0 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding (T:), which fell 17.51% or 80.0 points to trade at 377.0 at the close. Softbank Group Corp. (T:) declined 17.22% or 559.0 points to end at 2687.0 and Suzuki Motor Corp. (T:) was down 13.97% or 400.5 points to 2465.5.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Tokyo Stock Exchange by 2168 to 1525 and 104 ended unchanged.

Shares in Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding (T:) fell to all time lows; losing 17.51% or 80.0 to 377.0. Shares in Softbank Group Corp. (T:) fell to 5-year lows; down 17.22% or 559.0 to 2687.0. Shares in Suzuki Motor Corp. (T:) fell to 5-year lows; falling 13.97% or 400.5 to 2465.5.

The , which measures the implied volatility of Nikkei 225 options, was unchanged 0.00% to 56.12.

Crude oil for May delivery was up 11.04% or 2.30 to $23.13 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in May rose 5.10% or 1.27 to hit $26.15 a barrel, while the April Gold Futures contract rose 0.46% or 6.75 to trade at $1484.65 a troy ounce.

USD/JPY was up 1.04% to 109.19, while EUR/JPY rose 0.72% to 118.78.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.28% at 101.825.

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Japan stocks lower at close of trade; Nikkei 225 down 1.68% By Investing.com


© Reuters. Japan stocks lower at close of trade; Nikkei 225 down 1.68%

Investing.com – Japan stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Tokyo, the fell 1.68% to hit a new 3-years low.

The best performers of the session on the were Fujifilm Holdings Corp. (T:), which rose 15.43% or 700.0 points to trade at 5238.0 at the close. Meanwhile, Showa Denko K.K. (T:) added 11.73% or 203.0 points to end at 1933.0 and Tokai Carbon Co., Ltd. (T:) was up 11.54% or 84.0 points to 812.0 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Softbank Group Corp. (T:), which fell 10.90% or 397.0 points to trade at 3246.0 at the close. Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding (T:) declined 9.15% or 46.0 points to end at 457.0 and JGC Corp. (T:) was down 9.09% or 78.0 points to 780.0.

Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the Tokyo Stock Exchange by 2046 to 1629 and 107 ended unchanged.

Shares in Softbank Group Corp. (T:) fell to 5-year lows; losing 10.90% or 397.0 to 3246.0. Shares in Mitsui Engineering & Shipbuilding (T:) fell to all time lows; losing 9.15% or 46.0 to 457.0. Shares in JGC Corp. (T:) fell to 5-year lows; down 9.09% or 78.0 to 780.0.

The , which measures the implied volatility of Nikkei 225 options, was unchanged 0.00% to 56.63.

Crude oil for May delivery was down 1.94% or 0.53 to $26.80 a barrel. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Brent oil for delivery in May fell 1.11% or 0.32 to hit $28.41 a barrel, while the April Gold Futures contract fell 0.92% or 14.00 to trade at $1511.80 a troy ounce.

USD/JPY was down 0.48% to 107.16, while EUR/JPY fell 0.35% to 117.97.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.12% at 99.688.

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U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 9.36% By Investing.com


© Reuters. U.S. stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 9.36%

Investing.com – U.S. stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the , and sectors led shares higher.

At the close in NYSE, the gained 9.36%, while the index gained 9.29%, and the index climbed 9.35%.

The best performers of the session on the were Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:), which rose 19.52% or 8.89 points to trade at 54.43 at the close. Meanwhile, American Express Company (NYSE:) added 19.24% or 16.07 points to end at 99.60 and JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:) was up 18.01% or 15.86 points to 103.91 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Nike Inc (NYSE:), which rose 1.86% or 1.38 points to trade at 75.58 at the close. Exxon Mobil Corp (NYSE:) added 2.53% or 0.94 points to end at 38.12 and United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:) was up 2.83% or 2.90 points to 105.40.

The top performers on the S&P 500 were Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:) which rose 23.49% to 28.86, Coty Inc (NYSE:) which was up 23.33% to settle at 7.77 and Ameriprise Financial Inc (NYSE:) which gained 22.64% to close at 113.34.

The worst performers were Newmont Goldcorp Corp (NYSE:) which was down 11.12% to 39.50 in late trade, Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (NYSE:) which lost 4.15% to settle at 97.80 and Capri Holdings Ltd (NYSE:) which was down 2.86% to 13.93 at the close.

The top performers on the NASDAQ Composite were Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:) which rose 585.00% to 2.740, Oasis Petroleum Inc (NASDAQ:) which was up 169.69% to settle at 1.000 and PDC Energy Inc (NASDAQ:) which gained 149.65% to close at 18.00.

The worst performers were Nabriva Therapeutics AG (NASDAQ:) which was down 43.04% to 0.581 in late trade, Borqs Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:) which lost 42.12% to settle at 2.350 and Aytu BioScience Inc (NASDAQ:) which was down 37.50% to 1.1500 at the close.

Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the New York Stock Exchange by 2497 to 431 and 17 ended unchanged; on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange, 2029 rose and 702 declined, while 34 ended unchanged.

Shares in Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc (NYSE:) fell to 52-week lows; down 4.15% or 4.23 to 97.80. Shares in Capri Holdings Ltd (NYSE:) fell to all time lows; falling 2.86% or 0.41 to 13.93. Shares in Nabriva Therapeutics AG (NASDAQ:) fell to all time lows; falling 43.04% or 0.439 to 0.581.

The , which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 options, was down 23.37% to 57.83.

Gold Futures for April delivery was down 3.85% or 61.20 to $1529.10 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in April rose 4.67% or 1.47 to hit $32.97 a barrel, while the May Brent oil contract rose 4.52% or 1.50 to trade at $34.72 a barrel.

EUR/USD was down 0.69% to 1.1106, while USD/JPY rose 3.15% to 107.92.

The US Dollar Index Futures was up 1.08% at 98.515.

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