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As of: May 13, 2024 12:27 p.m

The DAX document stays inside attain, however buyers are initially specializing in recent inflation knowledge from the USA. Monetary coverage stays the figuring out issue on the inventory markets.

After the most recent document rally, buyers are holding again as we speak: “The overall market is starting its new week with an expected break after the recent strong rally in stocks,” says Pierre Veyret, market analyst at dealer ActivTrades.

The DAX has at present fallen again into the loss zone after early value good points. The main German index is 0.2 % decrease at 18,736 factors. On Friday, the German inventory market barometer set a document of 18,846 factors. It is unsure whether or not the DAX will obtain help from the USA as we speak. At this early stage, the futures are pointing to a barely firmer begin to the week.

The very first thing within the new week is to verify this document excessive. After all, gross sales on public holidays and bridge days are historically reasonably skinny, in order that on such days just some transactions are sufficient to maneuver the DAX strongly in a single route or the opposite.

Overall, based on specialists, the DAX nonetheless has room for enchancment: “The DAX should now continue towards the 19,000 point mark and most likely exceed it,” explains chart know-how skilled Christian Zoller from the direct financial institution ING. “The next target would then be 19,200 points.”

“The stock markets are back to normal,” remark the market observers at Index Radar. There is now not any fantasy that the US Federal Reserve might flip the rate of interest screw prior to not too long ago anticipated.

Whether that can really be the case is determined by US shopper costs due on Wednesday. “All eyes are on the US inflation numbers,” feedback Robert Greil, chief strategist at non-public financial institution Merck Finck. In his opinion, inflation ought to have fallen minimally, however in contrast to within the Eurozone together with Germany, it’s more likely to stay noticeably above three %.

However, if, opposite to expectations, it seems that inflation within the United States rose considerably in April, issues might grow to be extra uncomfortable on the inventory markets once more. Because then the US Federal Reserve Bank might discover itself compelled to take a more durable financial coverage course.

In addition to the US inflation knowledge, this week's inventory market agenda additionally consists of US producer costs on Tuesday, retail gross sales and preliminary jobless claims. In addition, the most recent European inflation knowledge might be launched, which might improve expectations of a charge minimize by the European Central Bank in June.

The arms firm Rheinmetall needs to chop off a very massive piece of the federal authorities's 100 billion particular fund cake. “You can assume that in the end between 30 and 40 billion euros will come to us from the special fund,” stated firm boss Armin Papperger to the Süddeutsche Zeitung.

In the collective bargaining dispute at Deutsche Telekom, the ver.di union referred to as for warning strikes in customer support nationwide on Sunday. These are to proceed as we speak, parallel to the fourth spherical of negotiations scheduled for Monday and Tuesday in Potsdam, as ver.di introduced. A central rally is deliberate there as we speak, with 4,500 staff anticipated.

The fertilizer firm Ok+S remains to be ready for main opponents to conclude groundbreaking potash provide contracts with China. When presenting closing enterprise figures for the primary quarter, the MDAX group additionally emphasised that the decrease finish of the annual revenue forecast had grow to be much less probably, however that there have been nonetheless uncertainties.

The Ceconomy share is in demand within the SDAX. The electronics buying and selling holding (Media Markt and Saturn) is forecasting increased earnings than anticipated for the present 2023/24 monetary 12 months. The adjusted working end result (EBIT) is anticipated to climb to 290 to 310 million euros; specialists had anticipated 273 million euros.

The US firms Microsoft and Amazon have every introduced investments value billions in France. Microsoft is planning to construct a brand new knowledge heart and broaden present knowledge facilities for 4 billion euros. According to the French presidential workplace, Amazon promised 1.2 billion euros for its cloud service division Amazon Web Services and the logistics of its mail order enterprise.

A Boeing airplane from the airline TUIfly needed to flip again on two consecutive days after taking off from Frankfurt. On Thursday round 1:20 p.m. the 737-800 plane made a security touchdown in Frankfurt, a spokeswoman for Fraport AG stated on Friday night. The airplane was on its approach from Frankfurt to Gran Canaria.

The protest towards the US electrical automotive producer Tesla is anticipated to proceed after a number of days of motion in Grünheide close to Berlin. A protest camp towards firm boss Elon Musk's solely European automotive manufacturing facility was disbanded on Sunday, however some alliances introduced additional actions or needed to order the chance.