Katya Stead

Financial Journalist & Reporter
Location:
South Africa
Education & qualifications:
  • Dual Honours in Journalism and Literature (Cum Laude), University of KwaZulu-Natal
  • BA in English, Media Studies (Cum Laude), University of KwaZulu-Natal
Knows about:
Markets, macroeconomics, stocks, investing, trading derivatives, literature, 90s music and movies
Experience:
Katya is a Financial Journalist & Reporter at Invezz, where she covers breaking news and analysis for various markets around the world. With a career in news and finance writing spanning nearly a decade, she is passionate about giving readers the bigger picture when it comes to finance. Katya's work has appeared in numerous publications around the world, including the Independent, the Mail & Guardian, the Africa Report, Insurance Day, ELLE magazine, Pepperstone, IG Markets, and many more.
Bio:
Likes writing deeper-dive articles on out-of-the-box subjects and equally enjoys reading others' work on the same. Katya is also a fiction novelist in her increasingly rare spare time, and has published two fantasy titles under a pseudonym. She can generally be found consuming far too many books, chocolates and cups of tea, with her cat (or toddler or husband) nearby.

1,671 articles by Katya Stead

Dollar General earnings: will another company add its voice to the recession alarm bells?
Dollar General earnings: will another company add its voice to the recession alarm bells? May 29, 2024
United States consumers regain their confidence - but also signal a coming recession
United States consumers regain their confidence - but also signal a coming recession May 28, 2024
Silver (XAGUSD) continues to shine with 31% gain in price
Silver (XAGUSD) continues to shine with 31% gain in price May 27, 2024
Tech shakeup for Russell indexes: 240 new companies, like SuperMicro Computer and Micro Strategy, to join
Tech shakeup for Russell indexes: 240 new companies, like SuperMicro Computer and Micro Strategy, to join May 27, 2024
German economy disappoints with May IFO Business Climate Index estimates
German economy disappoints with May IFO Business Climate Index estimates May 27, 2024
Magnificent Seven news: Apple dethroned by Microsoft for first time in four years in Russell 1000
Magnificent Seven news: Apple dethroned by Microsoft for first time in four years in Russell 1000 May 27, 2024
Experts on: What the SEC Ethereum ETF approval will do for ETH, other cryptos and the BTC price
Experts on: What the SEC Ethereum ETF approval will do for ETH, other cryptos and the BTC price May 24, 2024
US economy defies expectations as April durable goods orders rise 0.7%
US economy defies expectations as April durable goods orders rise 0.7% May 24, 2024
Is this the end of the road for Tesla? Why TSLA stock has lost over 25%
Is this the end of the road for Tesla? Why TSLA stock has lost over 25% May 23, 2024
What Ralph Lauren earnings and sales, EPS slide can tell us about the luxury markets
What Ralph Lauren earnings and sales, EPS slide can tell us about the luxury markets May 23, 2024
Sales slump 3.7% for Target in disappointing earnings, as USA cuts back on spending
Sales slump 3.7% for Target in disappointing earnings, as USA cuts back on spending May 22, 2024
With analysts seeing a likely US recession, here are 4 recession proof stocks to consider
With analysts seeing a likely US recession, here are 4 recession proof stocks to consider May 21, 2024
CPI figures down marginally in Canada, as food pricing leads inflation deceleration
CPI figures down marginally in Canada, as food pricing leads inflation deceleration May 21, 2024
Streaming wars: Netflix has most subscribers, but Prime Video leads revenue with $10.48 billion in Q1
Streaming wars: Netflix has most subscribers, but Prime Video leads revenue with $10.48 billion in Q1 May 20, 2024
Ryanair earnings: RYA profits climb 34% to record high despite Boeing 'delays'
Ryanair earnings: RYA profits climb 34% to record high despite Boeing 'delays' May 20, 2024