World Stock Markets Mostly Firmer; ECB, FOMC Meetings On Deck
December 07, 2016 at 07:46 AM EST
Global stock markets were mostly firmer overnight, following the lead from New York’s higher close Tuesday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average this week hit has hit a record high. U.S. stock indexes are pointed toward slightly higher openings when the New York day session begins. Gold prices are higher in early U.S. trading on a short-covering and bargain-hunting bounce following recent selling pressure that drove prices to a 10-month low this week. In overnight news, U.K. industrial output in October was reported down 0.9%, month-on-month and down 0.4%, year-on-year. That was a big miss to the downside from market expectations. To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2016 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post World Stock Markets Mostly Firmer; ECB, FOMC Meetings On Deck appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .