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Stocks Fall Sharply As Traders Turn Negative On Earnings News - U.S. Commentary

After failing to sustain an initial upward move, stocks moved sharply lower over the course of the trading session on ....

Major Averages In Negative Territory In Mid-Day Trading - U.S. Commentary

Stocks have shown a lack of direction over the course of the trading session on Tuesday after failing to sustain an initial ....

Major Averages Turn Mixed After Seeing Initial Strength - U.S. Commentary

After failing to sustain an initial upward move, stocks have given back ground over the course of morning trading on Tuesday. ....

Japanese Market Declines

The Japanese stock market is declining on Wednesday, with the weak cues overnight from Wall Street and worries ....

Japanese Market Advances

The Japanese stock market is advancing on Tuesday, with a weaker safer-haven yen supporting shares. Investors ....

Australian Market Modestly Higher

The Australian stock market is modestly higher on Tuesday, with investors shrugging off the mixed cues ....
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Dollar Losing Ground As Treasury Yields Rise



After several days of gains, the dollar is pulling back against all of its major rivals Tuesday afternoon. The weakness appears to be due to the continued rise in U.S. treasuries yields, which crossed the 3 percent level earlier today. It was the first time yields have hit that level since 2014. New home sales in the U.S. jumped by much more ....
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European Economics Preview: Germany's Ifo Business Sentiment Data Due



Business confidence survey data from Germany and public sector finance from the UK are due on Tuesday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, foreign trade data from Switzerland is due. Swiss watch exports figures are also due. At 2.45 am ET, the French statistical office Insee publishes manufacturing sentiment ....
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Dollar Extending Recent Gains



The dollar is rising against all of its major rivals Monday afternoon, extending its gains from the last few sessions. Investors were encouraged by the release of the better than expected existing home sales data this morning and are looking forward to a number of important economic reports later this week. A report released by the National ....

UK Manufacturers Expect Order Growth To Slow: CBI

UK manufacturers expect order growth to slow in the coming three months, the Industrial Trends Survey from the Confederation ....

UK Budget Deficit Narrows In March

The UK budget deficit decreased to its lowest March level since 2004, the Office for National Statistics said Tuesday. ....

Germany's Business Sentiment Weakens In April

German business confidence deteriorated more-than-expected in April, the Ifo Institute reported Tuesday. The business ....

Treasuries Close Modestly Lower After 10-Year Yield Tops 3%

After an initial move to the downside, treasuries regained some ground but still moved modestly lower during ....

Two-Year Note Auction Attracts Below Average Demand

The Treasury Department kicked off this week's series of long-term securities auctions with the sale of $32 ....

Treasuries Show Another Move To The Downside

Extending a recent downward trend, treasuries moved to the downside over the course of the trading session on ....

The Swiss Stock Market

The Swiss stock market began Tuesday's session in negative territory, but quickly recovered and spent much of the trading day ....

CAC 40 Little Changed Amid Lack Of Triggers

French shares were little changed in cautious trade on Tuesday as investors awaited the European Central Bank's monetary ....

DAX Rises As Earnings Pick Up Steam

German stocks rose on Tuesday as the earnings season picked up steam and investors waited for cues from the European Central ....

Poll Shows Morrisey With Modest Lead In West Virginia GOP Senate Primary

Many voters remain undecided, but the results of a poll commissioned by the GOPAC Election Fund show West Virginia Attorney ....

Trump Praises Kim Jong Un As "Very Open" And "Honorable"

President Donald Trump appears to be striking a softer tone in his comments about North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ahead of a ....

Senate Committee Postpones Confirmation Hearing For VA Secretary Nominee

Leaders of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee have indefinitely postponed a hearing on the nomination of Rear Admiral ....

U.S. Consumer Confidence Unexpectedly Improves In April

After reporting a pullback in U.S. consumer confidence in the previous month, the Conference Board released a report on ....

U.S. New Home Sales Jump Much More Than Expected In March

New home sales in the U.S. jumped by much more than expected in the month of March, according to a report released by the ....

Crypto Lexicon - AIRDROP

The word for today is AIRDROP . A common word in the crypto sphere these days, AIRDROP is a way to ....

Taiwan's Industrial Output Recovers In March

Story updated Taiwan's industrial production recovered in March, figures from the Ministry of Economic Affairs showed ....

Hong Kong Inflation Rises In March

Hong Kong's consumer price inflation accelerated in March, the Census and Statistics Department said Monday. Consumer ....

Taiwan Jobless Rate Steady At 3.7%

Taiwan's unemployment rate was broadly unchanged at 3.7 percent in March, preliminary data from the statistical office showed ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
04/24/18
Consumer Confidence Index
APR
117.1
118
117.5
Italy
04/24/18
01:00
Leading Index
FEB F
106.0
105.9 (R)
Japan
04/24/18
01:00
Lagging Index
FEB F
118.6
118.2 (R)
Japan
04/24/18
01:00
Coincidence Index
FEB F
116.1
114.8 (R)
Japan
04/24/18
02:00
Unemployment Rate
MAR
8.8 %
8.6 %
Finland
04/24/18
02:00
Exports
MAR
CHF 19.86 B
CHF 18.63 (R) B
Switzerland
04/24/18
02:00
Imports
MAR
CHF 18.09 B
CHF 15.55 (R) B
Switzerland
04/24/18
02:00
Trade Balance
MAR
CHF 1.77 B
CHF 3.08 (R) B
Switzerland
04/24/18
02:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
MAR
0.4 %
-0.1 (R) %
Denmark
04/24/18
02:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
MAR
1.8 %
0.6 (R) %
Denmark
04/24/18
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAR
0.7 %
0.7 %
Finland
04/24/18
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAR
3.1 %
2.4 %
Finland
04/24/18
03:00
Business Climate Indicator
APR
100.1
99.7
Czech Republic
04/24/18
03:00
Consumer Confidence Index
APR
112.5
112.8
Czech Republic
04/24/18
03:00
Leading Index
FEB
108.3
106.8 (R)
South Africa
04/24/18
03:30
Unemployment Rate
MAR
6.2 %
6.3 %
Sweden
04/24/18
04:00
Germany IFO - Business Climate
APR
102.1
102.5
105.7 (R)
Germany
04/24/18
04:00
Germany IFO - Current Assessment
APR
105.7
110.6 (R)
Germany
04/24/18
04:00
Germany IFO - Expectations
APR
98.7
101.0 (R)
Germany
04/24/18
04:30
Public Finances (PSNCR)
MAR
£ 2.46 B
£ 21.10 (R) B
UK
04/24/18
04:30
Public Sector Net Borrowing
MAR
£ -0.26 B
£ -0.41 (R) B
UK
04/24/18
05:00
Wage Cost Index (M-o-M)
MAR
0.3 %
0.4 %
Iceland
04/24/18
05:00
Wage Cost Index (Y-o-Y)
MAR
7.1 %
7.2 %
Iceland
04/24/18
06:00
CBI Monthly Industrial Trends
APR
4
8
4
UK
04/24/18
07:00
Consumer Confidence Index
APR
89.4
92.0
Brazil
04/24/18
07:30
Capacity Utilization Rate
APR
77.7 %
79.1 %
Turkey
04/24/18
08:00
M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)
MAR
0.8 %
0.4 %
Poland
04/24/18
08:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
MAR
5.8 %
4.9 %
Poland
04/24/18
08:00
Interest Rate Decision
-
0.90 %
0.90 %
Hungary
04/24/18
08:00
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
Hungary
04/24/18
09:00
S&P/Case-Shiller Composite-20 (Y-o-Y)
FEB
6.8 %
6.4 %
United States
04/24/18
09:00
S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index
FEB
197.01
196.31
United States
04/24/18
09:00
House Price Index (M-o-M)
FEB
0.6 %
0.9 (R) %
United States
04/24/18
09:00
Business Sentiment
APR
1.0
0.1
Belgium
04/24/18
10:00
New Home Sales - Median Prices
MAR
337.20 K
325.80 (R) K
United States
04/24/18
10:00
New Home Sales - Units
MAR
694 K
632.5 K
667 (R) K
United States
04/24/18
10:00
Consumer Confidence Index
APR
128.7
126.4
127.0 (R)
United States
04/24/18
10:00
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index
APR
-3
15
United States
04/24/18
10:00
Official Foreign Reserves
APR 20
$ 173.26 B
$ 173.40 B
Mexico
04/24/18
17:00
Consumer Confidence Index
APR
107
108
South Korea
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