Are you getting the best rate from your broker?
Compare your broker's rates now to find out if you can save money

Choose your broker below
Thank you for selecting your broker
We are redirecting you to the Broker Center now
Welcome to Dividend.com. Please help us personalize your experience.

Select the one that best describes you
Thank you for your submission, we hope you enjoy your experience

Halloween Sale: Dividend.com Premium Price Slashed — Redeem Now

Dividend logo

After five weeks of being closed, the Athens stock market opened on Monday, with a 23% fall attributed to uncertainty over the recent austerity measures and economic growth forecasts. China continues to be an issue, with the July Caixin Manufacturing PMI pointing to a contraction in output. The index fell to 47.8 which is below the 49.4 recorded in June. Shanghai was 1.11% lower in late trade on Monday.

In political news, 2016 Presidential hopeful Donald Trump has taken the Republican Primary lead, with the Wall Street Journal asserting that the billionaire holds 19% of the vote. According to the same poll, Governor Scott Walker and Jeb Bush command 15% and 14% respectively.

On the economic front, all eyes will be on Friday’s Non-Farm Payrolls, with the market pricing in 227,000 for July. Personal Income, Construction Spending, Auto Sales, Consumer Credit and the Unemployment Rate will also be released.

To read the Full Story, Go Premium or Log In

Popular Articles

Best Online Brokers

At Dividend.com a large portion of our readership is of a discerning, self-directed nature. As...

Premium Shutterstock 33016663

Converting Assets to Income: We Can Do It Better

When is $1 million worth about $22,000?

The answer is, in retirement. How the math works, why so...

Dividend Stocks and Options

How to Earn a Synthetic Dividend from Non-Dividend Paying Stocks

There are several reasons why specific companies will not distribute dividends to investors. In...