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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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, 24 August 2021

Morning Note

Stocks make further gains as oil bounce carries on

Stocks rallied for a second day this week with European bourses making gains in early trade Tuesday after a solid day on Wall St.

Mon, 23 August 2021

Morning Note

Sainsbury's pops on bid rumour and will Delta scupper the Fed’s fall plans?

Sainsbury’s shares leapt over 12% to the top of the FTSE 100 after reports it is a target of Apollo, which missed out on the takeover of Asda last year.

Fri, 20 August 2021

Equities

CMA ready to torpedo Nvidia’s takeover of Arm

The CMA looks like it might torpedo Nvidia’s attempted takeover of Arm.

Thu, 19 August 2021

Morning Note

Stocks slide as Fed minutes point to taper

Stocks fell and the dollar is stronger as minutes from the last Federal Reserve meeting indicated the US central bank will begin tapering of its monthly bond buying shortly. 

Wed, 18 August 2021

Morning Note

Stocks flat before FOMC minutes, zero covid strategy stays RBNZ hand

European stocks opened higher on Wednesday after a more positive handover from Asia.

Tue, 17 August 2021

Morning Note

European indices slip after weak Asian handover, Wall St hits new high

Stocks are down in early trade on Tuesday after European markets finished lower yesterday, with the FTSE 100 leading the decliners with a fall of almost 1% to around 7,150. 

Mon, 16 August 2021

Morning Note

Stocks start the week softer

Equities are showing softness in early trade Monday with the major European bourses lower after a weak session in Asia.

Fri, 13 August 2021

Morning Note

Stocks grind higher, Vectura goes up in smoke

All a tad quiet this morning. European stock markets were tentatively higher in early trade Friday after another record session on Wall Street saw the three major indices rally, though small caps declined.

Thu, 12 August 2021

Morning Note

Ex-divis hold back FTSE, European stocks steady

Welcome to the new green agenda. It’s not consistent but it’s dogma so you just better go along with it.  

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