Neil Wilson

Chief Market Analyst

Neil is chief market analyst for Markets.com and also writes for the Investors Chronicle as ‘The Trader’, with the daily market outlook published online each morning. He is a regular contributor to major news outlets and is often quoted on the BBC, Bloomberg, Reuters, The Times, Telegraph, Guardian, London Evening Standard, and many more. Neil is also a regular contributor to TV networks, including Sky News, BBC, CNBC and more.

Prior to joining Markets.com, Neil was the senior market analyst at ETX Capital, having gained experience through writing for Saxo Bank.

As well as supplying clients with up to date analysis of the markets, Neil produces daily video updates in the platform and hosts various live webinar events on major market events and themes.

Twitter: @marketsneil
Contact: neil.wilson@markets.com

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Opinions from Neil Wilson

Fri, 15 October 2021

Morning Note

FTSE makes new post-pandemic high, Bitcoin up on ETF hopes

GPs will be paid more to do what they used to do before the pandemic, like see patients face to face. This is what dislocation and the ‘new normal’ looks like: same service, costs more.

Thu, 14 October 2021

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Investments

US pre-mkts: Bank earnings strong, Cat upgrade

Very strong bank earnings coming through this morning – JPM led the way yesterday and the latest numbers from peers also look strong.

Thu, 14 October 2021

Morning Note

Stocks rally, inflation sticks, earnings on tap

Stock markets rose in early trade as investors parsed the latest signs of inflation and the central bank reaction function.

Tue, 7 September 2021

Morning Note

Stocks start the session weaker

Stocks in Europe are a tad weaker at the open after Monday’s rally, sticking to the recent well-worn ranges. US trading returns today with futures indicating a flattish open.

Mon, 6 September 2021

Investments

Tesla share price worth $3,000 ‘if they execute really well’

Stanphyl Capital’s Mark Spiegel breaks down why he's one of the most prominent Tesla bears in the world.

Mon, 6 September 2021

Morning Note

European stocks rally as US breaks for Labor Day holiday

European stock markets edged higher this morning towards the top of recent ranges at the start of what’s set to be a fairly quiet day.

Fri, 3 September 2021

Morning Note

Stocks flattish ahead of US jobs report

A decline in US weekly jobless claims to their lowest level since the pandemic began was greeted by new record highs on Wall Street.

Thu, 2 September 2021

Morning Note

Stocks tick higher after weak open, OPEC sticks to the plan

European stock markets showed some signs of wanting to kick on after shrugging off some early weakness at the start of the session.

Wed, 1 September 2021

Morning Note

Stocks start September strongly, OPEC+ ahead

European stocks kicked off September with a strong start, with the major bourses back towards the tops of recent ranges.

Fri, 27 August 2021

Morning Note

Cautious tone ahead of Powell's Jackson Hole speech

There has been a mixed start to the open in Europe as investors look ahead with some caution to Fed chair Jay Powell’s Jackson Hole speech.

Thu, 26 August 2021

Indices

DAX 40 index – all you need to know as the DAX 30 expands

From September, the DAX 30 will be no more as it expands to include ten additional members, creating the DAX 40. The German benchmark will be expanded by ten members, to a total of 40 constituents, while the MDAX Index will be reduced from 60 to 50 constituents. Deutsche Borse said it is making the changes to increase the quality of the DAX indices and to align them with international standards.

Thu, 26 August 2021

Morning Note

Stocks slip ahead of Jackson Hole, wobbly German economic confidence

Stock markets dropped in early trade on Thursday and the dollar rose a touch ahead of the Jackson Hole meeting, whilst wobbly German confidence knocked the wind out of this week’s rally in Europe.

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