Last week was typically the most volatile week for traders across the globe. The volatility is expected to continue this week as well, the main attractions going to the OPEC outcome, Bank of England and European central bank meeting.
The leading payment card provider American Express (NYSE: AXP) reported stronger-than-expected fourth-quarter financial results on Tuesday.
This week all eyes are on the US Federal Reserve bank meeting this week as the US central bank is expected to provide a clear timeline related to its tightening of monetary policy and the upcoming interest rate hikes.
Online-video streaming giant Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) is expected to publish its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday, January 20.
Global equities ended last week on a downbeat note. This week, the COVID-19 headlines, the latest inflation data from UK and Eurozone, and the Q4 earnings season stand out as key events.