ThreeSixty Research Market Update – December 2016

Published: December 15, 2016

Highlights: In November equity markets were boosted by Donald Trump’s election victory as investors bet that his policies will be better for business and likely to lead to stronger US economic growth. Oil prices rose 5.5% to US$49.41 per barrel (WTI) after OPEC and some non-OPEC countries agreed to cut production. Chinese purchasing manager indices […]

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ThreeSixty Research Market Update – September 2016

Published: September 14, 2016

Highlights: Equities traded in a relative tight range in August but finished modestly higher. Crude oil prices recovered 7.5% on talks of possible production freezes from OPEC and non-OPEC countries when they meet in late September. China economic data was a little softer with declines in industrial production and retail sales growth. US economic data […]

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ThreeSixty Research Market Update – August 2016

Published: August 16, 2016

Highlights; Following the sell-off in equities after the UK’s Brexit decision, equities staged a strong recovery in July, helped by expectations of more central bank stimulus measures in the major economies. Crude oil prices fell 14% on renewed concerns about oversupply. China economic data continued to show that the government stimulus measures are supporting the […]

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ThreeSixty Research Market Update – June 2016

Published: June 8, 2016

Highlights; The recovery in equity and commodity prices from February lows continued into May with the third straight month of equity and commodity price rises. Oil prices continued to move higher, up another 7% in May. Iron ore prices gave back their recent gains with a 24% decline over the month. US economic data was […]

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ThreeSixty Research Market Update – May 2016

Published: May 10, 2016

Welcome to the May edition of the Market Update.  The recovery in equity and commodity prices continued in April helped by reasonable economic data and commentary from central banks, whilst oil prices continued to move higher, up another 20% in April. In the United States GDP growth was disappointing for the quarter, whilst GDP was […]

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ThreeSixty Research Market Update – March 2016

Published: March 9, 2016

Highlights; Global equity markets continued to correct through February but stage an early March recovery Oil prices staged a strong recovery from mid-February – up 37% China economic data continued to consolidate and targets 6.5% minimum growth US economic data continued to improve Marginally weaker Eurozone economic data heightens the likelihood of further quantitative easing […]

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ThreeSixty Research Market Update – February 2016

Published: February 17, 2016

Highlights; Global equity markets were sharply lower in January Oil price volatility was the dominate reason for the global uncertainties China economic data marginally weaker but signs of stabilisation emerging US economic data mixed but remains resilient Eurozone economic activity shows continued improvement The Bank of Japan (BOJ) introduces negative interest rates to provide further […]

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ThreeSixty Research Market Update – January 2016

Published: January 20, 2016

Highlights; Global equity markets correct in December – although Australia was a strong performer Oil prices continue to weaken  China stock market volatility, and weaker economic data, creates deflationary fears US economic data continues to point to an improved recovery. US Federal Reserve commenced the process of normalisation of interest rates in December. Eurozone economic […]

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ThreeSixty Research Market Update – December

Published: December 16, 2015

Read full report >>>> Highlights; Global equity markets performances diverge significantly in November – Europe and Japan strong performers China economic data shows further signs of stabilisation US economic data continues to provide clear signs of an improving economy. US Federal Reserve expected to commence interest rate increases in December. Eurozone economic activity continues to […]

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ThreeSixty Research Market Update – November

Published: November 9, 2015

Read Full Report >>>> Highlights; Global equity markets staged a sharp recovery through October  China cut interest rates for the sixth time in 12 months US economic data remains positive  US Federal Reserve provides clarity on interest rate increases  The ECB considering further quantitative easing  Australian business credit growth shows positive recovery RBA maintains the […]

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