Earnings season is a crucial time for investors and analysts, as it provides insights into how well companies have performed over the past quarter and gives indications of their future earnings. In 2023, expectations for US Q1 earnings were low due to economic challenges and rising interest rates. Surprisingly, many companies beat these low expectations, with 75% of S&P 500 companies surpassing forecasts.
US ELECTION: interim results
2020-11-05 • Updated
This is what we have so far in the US Presidential election scores as of 07:20 MT time. The very latest news is that Donald Trump had a big win in Ohio, a crusial state for the overall outcome of the election. Officials from certain states say there may be no final results until next week. Overall, the conclusion so far is that Trump holds strong. In the meantime, if Biden wins, that's definitely not going to be an easy and early victory.
And here is a quick look at the market. In most currency pairs with the American dollar, the USD first lost value, then took a big push, then ceded some of the gain - exactly like what you see with the EUR/USD below. In the meantime, gold rises to $1 915, drops below $1 890 and gets back up above $1 900 again. Oil keeps growing.
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