14 Jul 2014

Equity markets focus on company earnings

From Business News, 6:58 am on 14 July 2014

An analyst says a note of caution crept into global stock markets last week, partly inspired by banking issues in Portugal. Britain's Foot-sie fell a whopping 2.6 percent but the S&P 500 Index in the U.S. fell almost 1 percent. New Zelaand's Top 50 Index shed 1.7 percent.