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

Tue, 25 January 2022

Morning Note

All washed out? Equity markets try to rally

US stock markets staged one of the most remarkable turnarounds in living memory.

Mon, 24 January 2022

Morning Note

Stocks slide in wake of US rout

European stock markets were lower at the start of trade on Monday as bulls licked their wounds after the worst week for Wall Street since March 2020.

Fri, 21 January 2022

Morning Note

Stocks slide as momentum builds against growth

Tech carnage continues, stock markets continue downwards spiral, pandemic bubble stocks getting some treatment, Bitcoin cracks at $40k.

Thu, 20 January 2022

Morning Note

FTSE turns lower after fresh high, Unilever shares rise after ditching bid

After a decent start for stocks in Europe, the main bourses turned broadly lower, after more selling in the US, whilst Asian markets snapped a week’s run of losses as China cut benchmark mortgage rates.

Wed, 19 January 2022

Morning Note

European stock markets split as investors digest rates selloff

Tale of the tape: US stocks plunged on rising rates, softer growth data; European shares broadly lower at the open in sympathy but trying to muster around the flatline.

Tue, 18 January 2022

Morning Note

Stocks dip, rates + oil up

Stocks in Europe are lower in early trade on Tuesday after Asian equity markets apparently turned lower on rising bond yields.

Mon, 17 January 2022

Morning Note

FTSE 100 advances despite Unilever's dip

In stock markets, the FTSE 100 kicked the week off with another post-pandemic high just under 7,600. European bourses also broadly higher in early trade.

Thu, 13 January 2022

Morning Note

MKS, TSCO dip on mild profit 'upgrades', European stocks slightly weaker

Deluge of corporate earnings in the UK today...time to wade through some of the highlights.

Wed, 12 January 2022

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US inflation watch: market sees 7% CPI as dovish

US CPI rose in December by 7% year-over-year, the hottest in 40 years and in line with expectations.

Wed, 12 January 2022

Morning Note

FTSE 100 makes new high ahead of key US inflation data

Stock markets around Europe rose after an upbeat session on Wall Street driven by a recovery in tech stocks as the rise in bond yields eased.

Tue, 11 January 2022

Morning Note

Stocks rally after Wall Street's late fightback

European stock markets are firmer in early trade on Tuesday after a turbulent session on Wall Street saw tech stocks stage a late fightback following a steep decline.

Mon, 10 January 2022

Morning Note

Slow start for stocks, UK housebuilders dive on cladding bill woes

Stocks are off to a sluggish start in Europe after a mixed bag in Asia overnight, following four straight days of losses on Wall Street.

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