Estimize, the crowdsourced financial estimates platform, announced the launch its newest product, the Estimize Stock Screener, which offers users a real-time, comprehensive view of the market sentiment for more than 1,500 stocks, as well as the ability to filter for specific attributes.
Wall Street was set to open lower on Friday as jittery investors await a decision on rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve next week. However, the S&P 500 was poised for its biggest weekly gain since July despite the recent volatility that has rocked the global financial market.
The U.S. Comex gold futures retreated 1.61% in the past two days to $1,175.20 on Thursday compared to -0.63% for the S&P 500 Index and -0.15% for the Euro Stoxx 50 Index. The Dollar Index also declined 0.39% to 95.461 in the same period while the crude oil futures have plunged 5.32%.
In our new section, FINtech Focus, we will profile one of these firms. While FINtech is a broad category, we will be focusing on firms that specifically cater to the alternative investment industry. This week we take a look at Barchart OnDemand.