Market Comment – Doves and Budgets drive markets higher

With shares having convincingly travelled through 7000 on the FTSE 100 Share Index and some more encouraging noises emerging from the Federal Reserve Bank over in the United States, investors must be feeling that spring has arrived in the market as well as elsewhere. How long it will last is difficult to assess, but we might as well enjoy the feel good factor that rising share prices deliver. At least company results recently have been encouraging, but it has been the US that has been of most help.

Market Comment 24th March 2015