Industrials Push Rebound in U.S. Stocks; Oil Gains: Groceries Wrap
U.S. inventories shut up Friday buoyed by increases in the industrial and customer discretionary sectors, while European shares switched earlier incomes and swerved lower. Oil continued to climb as concerns about an oversupply faded.
In the U.S ., the S& P 500 Index and Dow Jones Industrial Average rose in light-colored trading leading up to the July 4 holiday. Meanwhile, Europe’s benchmark equity gauge added to its fourth straight weekly loss. Bond produces continued to move higher as central bankers this week shifted toward a more hawkish tint. The dollar gained slightly.
Volatility is making a comeback — though still low-spirited by historic guidelines — as the discussions on normalizing central bank programme intensifies after nine years of extraordinary stimulus. That indicates some investors are growing concerned about the economy’s ability to withstand a tightening cycle even as data Friday presented U.S. consumer spending rose in line with economists’ estimates in May. Engineering stocks have been under pressure this week, while banks have been supported on the prospect for higher rates.
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