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Gold Stays Below $1,200

Gold prices are lower Thursday morning, falling to a one-week low, as traders await the Swiss referendum on gold reserves. ....

Stocks Close Mostly Higher After Lackluster Trading Day - U.S. Commentary

After turning in a lackluster performance for much of the session, stocks managed to end Wednesday's trading mostly higher. ....

Stocks Continue To Show A Lack Of Direction In Mid-Day Trading - U.S. Commentary

After ending the previous session roughly flat, stocks have continued to show a lack of direction throughout the trading day ....
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Japanese Market Rallies On Weaker Yen, Strong Economic Data

The Japanese stock market opened higher Friday, with a weaker yen and fairly encouraging economic data aiding ....

Australian Market Declines Sharply As Oil Stocks Tumble

The Australian stock market is declining sharply Friday, with energy stocks reeling under a severe bout of ....

Japanese Market Declines On Stronger Yen

The Japanese stock market opened lower Thursday with a stronger yen and a somewhat flat close on Wall Street ....
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Australia Capex Advances 0.2% In Q3



Total private capital expenditure in Australia climbed a seasonally adjusted 0.2 percent in the third quarter of 2014, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday - coming in at A$38.254 billion. That beat forecasts for a decline of 1.9 percent following the upwardly revised 1.6 percent jump in the second quarter (originally 1.1 ....
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South Korea Current Account Surplus $9.01 Billion



South Korea posted an unadjusted current account surplus of $9.01 billion in October, the Bank of Korea said on Thursday. That follows the upwardly revised $7.41 billion surplus in September (originally $7.20 billion). The goods account surplus widened to $8.86 billion, from $7.51 billion the previous month. The services account deficit ....
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New Zealand Trade Shortfall NZ$908 Million In October



New Zealand posted a merchandise trade deficit of NZ$908 million in October, Statistics New Zealand said on Thursday - or 23 percent of exports. The headline figure was well shy of forecasts for a shortfall of NZ$642 million following the downwardly revised NZ$1.367 billion in September (originally NZ$1.350 billion). Exports tumbled 5.1 ....

U.K. Consumer Confidence Stagnates At Depressed Levels In November

Consumer confidence in the U.K. stagnated at depressed levels in November, the results of a survey by the GfK Institute ....

German HICP Inflation Eases To 5-year Low In November

Germany's EU measure of inflation slowed to its lowest level in five years in November, preliminary data from the Federal ....

German Consumer Confidence Tops Expectations

German consumer confidence is set to strengthen further in December, as income expectations and willingness to buy improved ....

Treasuries Close Modestly Higher Following Slew Of Economic Data

After moving notably higher over the course of the previous session, treasuries saw some further upside during ....

Treasury Auctions $29 Billion Worth Of Seven-Year Notes

Following yesterday's solid auction of five-year notes, the Treasury Department sold $29 billion worth of ....

European Markets Tipped To Open Higher

The European markets are poised for a higher open on Thursday, after data showed that Germany's unemployment rate dropped in ....

Swiss Stocks Stuck In Neutral As Other European Markets Rise

Swiss stocks failed to rise along with other European markets for a second day in a row Tuesday, as health care majors ....

European Markets Mixed, Oil Firms Under Pressure

The European markets are trading mixed on Thursday, after Germany's unemployment rate unexpectedly reached a record low, and ....

Americans Support Obama's Immigration Policies But Oppose Executive Action

Half of Americans agree with the changes to immigration policy announced by President Barack Obama last week, according to a ....

EPA Proposes Rule To Increase Ground-Level Ozone Standards

Warning about the harmful effects of ground-level ozone, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed strengthening air ....

Poll Suggests Republicans Want Romney To Run Again In 2016

While Mitt Romney has said he has no plans to run for president again, the results of a Quinnipiac University national poll ....

Chicago Business Barometer Falls More Than Expected In November

Chicago-area business activity grew at a notably slower rate in the month of November, according to a report released by MNI ....

U.S. New Home Sales Show Modest Increase In October

New home sales in the U.S. saw a modest increase in the month of October, according to a report released by the Commerce ....

U.S. Personal Income And Spending Rise Less Than Expected In October

Personal income in the U.S. rose by less than expected in the month of October, according to a report released by the ....

New Zealand Business Confidence Brightens In November

The results of a business confidence survey by the ANZ Bank showed that business confidence improved in November. The ....

Japanese Retail Sales Growth Slows In Line With Expectations

The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan reported Friday that retail sales growth in Japan slowed in line with ....

Japan Industrial Production Up Unexpectedly In October

Preliminary estimates released by Japan's Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry on Friday showed that industrial production ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
11/28/14
00:00
PPI (M-o-M)
OCT
-1.7 %
0.0 %
Singapore
11/28/14
00:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
OCT
-3.3 %
-3.1 %
Singapore
11/28/14
00:00
Housing Starts (Y-o-Y)
OCT
-12.3 %
-15.5 %
-14.3 %
Japan
11/28/14
00:00
PPI (M-o-M)
OCT
0.2 %
Malaysia
11/28/14
00:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
OCT
0.6 %
Malaysia
11/28/14
00:00
M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)
OCT
1.0 %
Philippines
11/28/14
00:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
OCT
16.2 %
Philippines
11/28/14
00:00
M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)
OCT
-0.94 %
Slovakia
11/28/14
00:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
OCT
5.3 %
Slovakia
11/28/14
00:00
Capital Account Balance - BoP
SEP
€ 0.38 B
Spain
11/28/14
00:00
Current Account Balance - BoP
SEP
€ 1.29 B
Spain
11/28/14
00:00
Financial Account Balance - BoP
SEP
€ 7.66 B
Spain
11/28/14
00:00
M2 Money Supply (M-o-M)
OCT
0.8 %
Malaysia
11/28/14
00:00
M2 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
OCT
5.4 %
Malaysia
11/28/14
00:00
PPI (M-o-M)
OCT
0.0 %
Cyprus
11/28/14
00:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
OCT
-0.7 %
Cyprus
11/28/14
00:00
Official Foreign Reserves
OCT
DKK 443.6 B
Denmark
11/28/14
01:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
OCT
8.02 %
8.5 %
7.86 %
South Africa
11/28/14
02:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
OCT
-3.2 %
Germany
11/28/14
02:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
OCT
1.1 %
2.3 %
Germany
11/28/14
02:00
Nationwide House Prices (M-o-M)
NOV
0.3 %
0.5 %
UK
11/28/14
02:30
Exports
OCT
$ 19.58 B
Thailand
11/28/14
02:30
Imports
OCT
$ 18.45 B
Thailand
11/28/14
02:30
Trade Balance
OCT
$ 1.13 B
Thailand
11/28/14
02:30
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q3
$ 0.31 B
Thailand
11/28/14
02:30
Capital Account Balance - BoP
Q3
$ 0.00 M
Thailand
11/28/14
02:30
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q3
$ -1.14 B
Thailand
11/28/14
02:45
Consumer Spending (M-o-M)
OCT
0.3 %
-0.8 %
France
11/28/14
02:45
Consumer Spending (Y-o-Y)
OCT
1.1 %
0.2 %
France
11/28/14
02:45
PPI (M-o-M)
OCT
0.5 %
France
11/28/14
02:45
PPI (Y-o-Y)
OCT
-1.4 %
-1.4 %
France
11/28/14
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
OCT
0.2 %
Austria
11/28/14
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
OCT
-1.1 %
Austria
11/28/14
03:00
KOF Swiss Leading Indicator
NOV
99.5
99.8
Switzerland
11/28/14
03:00
Consumer Confidence Index
NOV
-14.5
Slovakia
11/28/14
03:00
Exports
OCT
$ 13.66 B
Turkey
11/28/14
03:00
Imports
OCT
$ 20.59 B
Turkey
11/28/14
03:00
Trade Balance
OCT
$ -7.05 B
$ -6.93 B
Turkey
11/28/14
03:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
OCT
3.3 %
1.1 %
Spain
11/28/14
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
OCT
-0.3 %
Slovakia
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