Tag: Derivatives

Day trading guide: Day trading guide for Monday

Nifty OutlookChandan Taparia, MOFSLNifty index opened flattish and moved southwards throughout the day in line with the weak global cues. It breached Thursday’s low and...

Derivatives market trading: How to take baby steps in stocks derivatives

Before getting into trading, it is important for an investor/trader to be aware of some basics with regard to trading in the (futures & options)...

Futures traders aren’t betting on any Fed rate hikes by mid-2022, no matter what the Treasury market suggests, DataTrek says

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is pictured on August 31, 2020 at Wall Street in New York City. Angela Weiss/Getty Images Federal fund...

Shares lose footing, oil marches on

LONDON (Reuters) – Equity markets slipped on Thursday on concerns about the long-term impact of the new coronavirus and simmering U.S.-China tensions, though those worries...

Oil prices climb as U.S. stock drawdown eases supply glut fears

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices advanced on Thursday as a drawdown of U.S. crude inventories and output cuts by major producers helped ease concerns about...

Asia shares set for early gains as focus swings to recovery

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Asian shares were poised to open higher on Thursday after global equities and crude prices rallied overnight on hopes of a rapid...

Oil gains, stocks rally on renewed recovery hopes

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Crude prices rose and a gauge of global equities broke out of a three-week trading range on Wednesday as investors bet...

A month after negative oil prices, U.S. crude contract expiry looms

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A month after sellers had to pay nearly $40 a barrel to get rid of U.S. oil futures, the next watershed...

Buffett’s Berkshire posts nearly $50 billion loss as coronavirus causes pain

(Reuters) – Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc is being hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, posting a record quarterly net loss of nearly $50 billion...

Oil prices fall on brimming storage, bleak recovery prospects

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices plunged for a second day in a row on Tuesday on concerns about dwindling global capacity to store more crude...

Brokerages restrict clients on positions they can take in oil

(Reuters) – Several brokerages, including discount giant TD Ameritrade Corp (AMTD.O) are restricting customers from buying new positions in certain crude oil contracts after an...

Safe as houses? Trading from home tests bank defences during crisis

LONDON (Reuters) – Trading worth billions of dollars has shifted to kitchen tables or bedrooms as traders work through the coronavirus crisis from home, testing...

Brent oil futures plunge as growing glut feeds market panic

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Brent oil futures prices plunged again on Tuesday as oil market panic extended into a second day with no end in...

Oil at two-decade lows, price of U.S. crude for delivery below zero

LONDON (Reuters) – Benchmark Brent and U.S. oil futures for June delivery plunged to around two-decade lows on Tuesday, a day after U.S. May futures...

Oil falls as stocks fill, earnings set to shrink

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices fell on Monday, depressed by concerns U.S. storage facilities will soon be full as the novel coronavirus pandemic destroys demand...

Oil falls 4% towards $28 on oversupply concerns

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil fell 4% towards $28 a barrel on Wednesday, pressured by reports of persistent oversupply and collapsing demand due to global coronavirus-related...

Oil climbs on bargain-hunting, hopes for purchases for reserves

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices climbed on Wednesday, bouncing back from the previous session’s large losses, as investors looked for bargains and supported by hopes...

Asian shares rise as investors pin hopes on pandemic peaking

TOKYO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Asian shares rose on Thursday on hopes the COVID-19 pandemic is nearing a peak and that governments would roll out more stimulus...

Asian stocks gain on hopes pandemic is approaching peak

TOKYO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Asian shares rose on Thursday on hopes the COVID-19 pandemic is nearing a peak and that governments would roll out more stimulus...

Oil futures higher on production cut hopes as inventory build limits gains

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Crude prices edged up on Wednesday, buoyed by hopes that OPEC and its allies will strike a production cut agreement, but...

Global stocks turn negative as virus death toll mounts

LONDON (Reuters) – World stocks turned negative on Wednesday as the coronavirus death toll mounted and euro zone finance minister failed to agree a rescue...

Oil rises as markets eye OPEC, Russia meeting on output cuts

SEOUL (Reuters) – Oil rebounded on Wednesday after a two-day fall, lifted by hopes that a meeting between OPEC members and allied producers on Thursday...

Asian shares turn mixed, oil rebounds in choppy trade

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian stocks were mixed on Wednesday after two sessions of sharp gains as investors tempered their optimism about the coronavirus while death...

Oil prices jump on hopes for OPEC, Russia meeting on output cuts

SEOUL (Reuters) – Oil bounced back on Wednesday, with U.S. crude jumping over $1, lifted by hopes that a meeting between OPEC members and allied...

Asian shares poised to follow Wall Street’s rocky lead

(Reuters) – Asian stock futures were under pressure on Wednesday after a late, sharp sell-off on Wall Street and as oil prices slumped under pressure...