(Bloomberg) -- European stocks rose and U.S. equity futures swung between red and green as momentum in corporate earnings and the global economic recovery buoyed investor sentiment. The dollar slid.The Stoxx Europe 600 Index advanced to a fresh record following a seventh straight week of gains. Nasdaq 100 futures got a boost from easing Treasury yields, while S&P 500 contracts were steady after the U.S. gauge chalked an all-time high. Blue-chip companies reporting later on Monday include The Coca-Cola Company, IBM and United Airlines Holdings Inc.Chinese stocks outperformed amid easing concerns about the health of state enterprise China Huarong Asset Management Co., a distressed-debt manager. China’s financial regulator on Friday said Huarong had ample liquidity, the first official comments since the company missed a deadline to report earnings. Ebbing fears of contagion drove a rally in Huarong bonds.Robust economic data from China and the U.S. last week helped push the MSCI All-Country World Index to another record despite concerns surrounding the spread of Covid-19 variants. New infections in the past week surpassed 5.2 million, the most since the pandemic began.The risk of another destabilizing increase in borrowing costs has also subsided, as bond yields have pulled back from recent highs. This week traders will look for further confirmation of the private sector’s recovery from the pandemic as the earnings season gathers pace.“Our current view is that with short-term interest rates set to remain low for the medium term and our expectation that earnings will continue to increase, it is unlikely that the increase in long-term interest rates will trigger an equity market fall,” Russel Chesler, head of investments and capital markets at VanEck Australia, said in a note.Elsewhere, Bitcoin pared losses after tumbling the most since February over the weekend.Here are some key events to watch this week:Apple’s first product unveiling of the year on Tuesday.Reserve Bank of Australia releases minutes of its policy meeting on Tuesday.EIA crude oil inventory report on Wednesday.European Central Bank rate decision and President Christine Lagarde briefing on Thursday.U.S. releases manufacturing and services purchasing managers indexes Friday.These are some of the main moves in financial markets:StocksFutures on the S&P 500 Index were little changed at 9:14 a.m. London time.The Stoxx Europe 600 Index gained 0.2%.The MSCI Asia Pacific Index rose 0.2%.The MSCI Emerging Market Index increased 0.1%.CurrenciesThe Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index dipped 0.3%.The euro gained 0.3% to $1.2019.The British pound rose 0.3% to $1.3877.The onshore yuan strengthened 0.1% to 6.512 per dollar.The Japanese yen strengthened 0.6% to 108.17 per dollar.BondsThe yield on 10-year Treasuries fell two basis points to 1.56%.The yield on two-year Treasuries dipped less than one basis point to 0.16%.Germany’s 10-year yield was unchanged at -0.26%.Britain’s 10-year yield dipped less than one basis point to 0.762%.Japan’s 10-year yield fell one basis point to 0.087%.CommoditiesWest Texas Intermediate crude increased 0.1% to $63.17 a barrel.Brent crude was little changed at $66.74 a barrel.Gold strengthened 0.5% to $1,785.45 an ounce.For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2021 Bloomberg L.P.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 08:16

The dollar traded just above a one-month low against major peers on Monday, with Treasury yields near their lowest in five weeks, after the U.S. Federal Reserve reiterated its view that any spike in inflation was likely to be temporary. Bitcoin stabilized after losses from Sunday, when it plunged as much as 14% to $51,541, which a report attributed to news of a power outage in China.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 08:12

Across the bloc, the COVID vaccination rollout programme has started to gather pace after a slower start at the beginning of the year.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 07:50

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan went as high as 699.70, a level not seen since March 18. "The extremely supportive monetary and fiscal policy setting continues to provide a fertile environment for risk assets," said Rodrigo Catril, senior forex strategist at National Australia Bank. Australian shares finished unchanged from Friday's close while New Zealand's benchmark index gained 0.6% and South Korea's KOSPI added 0.1%.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 06:32

Stock futures are mostly lower following the S&P 500's fourth straight week of gains; IBM, Coca-Cola and United Airlines report earnings; Bitcoin edges higher after a steep weekend drop.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 05:14

Londons’ blue-chip index pushed past the 7,000 mark for the first time since 23 February 2020

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19 Apr, 2021 / 04:23

Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 bounced between slight gains and losses and was last up 0.2%, the first market reaction after a summit by Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga with President Joe Biden over the weekend.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 03:10

Next week should see consolidation and upside, and then correction risk rises. We're cautious and looking for a setback, but not catastrophe ahead.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 03:05

The bull market is now in a Power Trend, but note key warning signs too. Bitcoin plunged from record highs. Square and other growth plays have handles. Will Tesla join them?

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19 Apr, 2021 / 02:39

World shares traded near record highs on Monday, as markets were generally upbeat about the prospects for a global economic recovery from COVID-19, ahead of a busy week for earnings. MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 49 countries, was flat on the day, having come close to but not surpassed Friday's record high. MSCI's main European Index was up 0.1%.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 01:58

The price of bitcoin tumbled over the weekend and was down as much as 19.5% from record highs posted by the popular cryptocurrency in the past week.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 01:56

World shares traded near record highs on Monday, as markets were generally upbeat about the prospects for a global economic recovery from COVID-19, ahead of a busy week for earnings. MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 49 countries, was flat on the day, having come close to but not surpassed Friday's record high. MSCI's main European Index was up 0.1%.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 00:51

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was last at 695.59, within striking distance of Friday's high of 696.48 - a level not seen since Apr. 7. "The extremely supportive monetary and fiscal policy setting continues to provide a fertile environment for risk assets," said Rodrigo Catril, senior forex strategist at National Australia Bank. Australian shares were 0.25% higher while New Zealand's benchmark index and South Korea's KOSPI added 0.4% each.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 00:44

European equities and government bonds both nudged higher on Monday as markets continued to cheer strong corporate earnings and economic data while also banking on continued support from the US Federal Reserve. The regional Stoxx 600 index gained 0.3 per cent in early trading to set a new record. This follows a week of upbeat quarterly earnings from US banks as investors await results from big businesses including Coca-Cola and IBM later on Monday.

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19 Apr, 2021 / 00:00

The S&P 500 is on a ribbon rally of small, steady gains that brings its relationship with the 200-day MA to 16.1%, which is between the 99% to 95% range of historic price extremes; this is a rally which is running hot.

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18 Apr, 2021 / 22:22

Another week, another win. The broad market - as measured by the S&P 500 - rallied another 1.4% last week on the heels of a strong retail spending report for March, reaching a record high in the process. The Nasdaq logged a respectable 1.1% gain.

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18 Apr, 2021 / 21:33

Buying a stock is easy, but purchasing the right stock without a proven strategy is incredibly hard. Here are the best Robinhood stocks to buy now.

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18 Apr, 2021 / 20:55

The formation of a closing price reversal top chart pattern will give investors an early warning to start trimming long positions.

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If you're just getting started investing in stocks, it may seem intimidating. An important part of getting past that concern is to recognize what a share of stock really is: It's a small ownership stake in a company. As a shareholder, over long periods of time, your returns should depend on how well the company performs, as long as you're able to buy your shares at a reasonable value.

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18 Apr, 2021 / 20:30

First-quarter earnings season ramps up this week, with several closely watched technology companies set to report results. This week's economic data reports will be relatively light, and members of the Federal Open Market Committee enter their quiet period before their next meeting and monetary policy decision at the end of the month.

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18 Apr, 2021 / 19:24