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Stocks Climb Off Worst Levels But Still Close Firmly Negative - U.S. Commentary

After falling sharply early in the session, stocks regained some ground over the course of the trading day on Wednesday but ....

U.S. Dollar Roughly Flat After Seeing Early Strength

After seeing early strength, the value of the U.S. dollar has given back ground over the course of trading on Wednesday. ....

Stocks Remain Sharply Lower After Early Sell-Off - U.S. Commentary

After falling sharply early in the session, stocks continue to see significant weakness in mid-day trading on Wednesday. With ....

Japanese Market Pares Losses

The Japanese stock market has pared losses after opening sharply lower on Thursday following the negative cues ....

Australian Market Declines

The Australian stock market is declining on Thursday following the negative cues overnight from Wall Street ....

Japanese Market Drifts Lower

The Japanese stock market drifted lower on Wednesday, after opening higher following the positive cues from ....
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Australia Jobless Rate Falls To 5.3% In July



The jobless rate in Australia came in at a seasonally adjusted 5.3 percent in July, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday. That beat forecasts for 5.4 percent, which would have been unchanged from June. The Australian economy shed 3,900 jobs last month to 12,575,200 - well shy of forecasts for the addition of 15,000 following ....

U.S. Dollar Roughly Flat After Seeing Early Strength



After seeing early strength, the value of the U.S. dollar has given back ground over the course of trading on Wednesday. The dollar index indicating the value of the greenback relative to a basket of foreign currencies is marginally higher at 96.69 after reaching a high of 96.98, its highest intraday level in over a year. Currently, the U.S. ....
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Japan Has Y231.2 Billion Trade Deficit In July



Japan posted a merchandise trade deficit of 231.2 billion yen in July, the Ministry of Finance said on Thursday. That was shy of expectations for a shortfall of 41.2 billion yen following the downwardly revised 720.8 billion yen surplus in June (originally 721.4 billion yen). Exports were up 3.9 percent on year to 6.747 trillion yen, missing ....

Eurozone Trade Surplus Falls Slightly In June

Euro area trade surplus decreased for a third straight month in June, albeit slightly, preliminary data from Eurostat showed ....

Norway CB Holds Rate Unchanged, Signals September Hike

Norway's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged on Thursday, in line with economists' expectations, and suggested ....

Turkey Industrial Production Growth Weakest Since Dec. 2016

Turkey's industrial production growth more than halved in June to its weakest pace in one-and-a-half years, and was less than ....

Treasuries Benefit From Renewed Concerns About Turkey

Following the pullback seen over the two previous sessions, treasuries moved back to the upside during trading ....

Treasuries Extend Pullback Seen In Previous Session

Treasuries saw modest weakness during trading on Tuesday, extending the pullback seen during the previous ....

Treasuries Give Back Ground Despite Lingering Turkey Concerns

After moving notably higher over the two previous sessions, treasuries gave back some ground during trading on ....

CAC 40 Inches Higher On Easing Geopolitical Tensions

French stocks bounced back on Thursday after steep losses in the previous session, as worries about Turkey eased and China ....

DAX Rebounds On Hopes For US-China Trade Talks

German stocks rebounded on Thursday as the Turkish lira rallied further ahead of a presentation by Finance Minister Berat ....

CAC 40 Holds Steady As Turkey Worries Ease

French stocks held steady on Wednesday as Turkey's lira pushed higher for the second day in a row, helping ease concerns over ....

Poll Suggests Trump Could Hurt GOP's Chances In Midterm Elections

A Quinnipiac University National Poll showing Democrats with a notable lead over Republicans on a generic ballot suggests ....

U.S. Targets Chinese, Russian Companies Over Illegal Shipments To North Korea

In a continuation of the implementation of existing UN and U.S. sanctions on North Korea, the Treasury Department on ....

Turkey's Tariff Hike On U.S. Imports Boosts Lira

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan signed a decree Wednesday sharply raising import tariffs on a number of U.S. ....

U.S. Business Inventories Inch Up In Line With Estimates In June

A report released by the Commerce Department on Wednesday showed a modest uptick in U.S. business inventories in the month of ....

U.S. Industrial Production Inches Up Less Than Expected In July

After reporting a rebound in U.S. industrial production in the previous month, the Federal Reserve released a report on ....

New York Manufacturing Index Unexpectedly Increases In August

New York manufacturing activity remained robust in the month of August, according to a report released by the Federal Reserve ....

Indonesia Hikes Key Rate By 25 Bps

Indonesia's central bank raised its key rate by a quarter point to stabilize the rupiah amid worsening current account ....

Indonesia's Export Growth Tops Expectations

Indonesia's exports and imports climbed more than expected in July, data from statistics bureau showed Wednesday. Exports ....

India's Inflation Slows In July

India's consumer price inflation slowed in July, the Central Statistics Office reported Monday. Consumer price inflation ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
08/16/18
00:30
Unemployment Rate
JUL
3.8 %
3.9 %
Netherland
08/16/18
02:00
Wholesale Price Index (M-o-M)
JUL
0.0 %
0.5 %
Germany
08/16/18
02:00
Wholesale Price Index (Y-o-Y)
JUL
3.5 %
3.4 %
Germany
08/16/18
03:00
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
JUN
-2.0 %
-1.6 %
Turkey
08/16/18
03:00
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
JUN
3.2 %
6.4 %
Turkey
08/16/18
03:00
Manufacturing Production (M-o-M)
JUN
-2.2 %
-1.7 %
Turkey
08/16/18
03:00
Manufacturing Production (Y-o-Y)
JUN
2.9 %
6.5 %
Turkey
08/16/18
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
JUL
0.3 %
0.6 %
Czech Republic
08/16/18
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUL
3.4 %
2.9 %
Czech Republic
08/16/18
04:00
Interest Rate Decision
-
0.50 %
0.5 %
0.50 %
Norway
08/16/18
04:00
Wholesale Sales (M-o-M)
JUN
1.4 %
1.1 %
South Africa
08/16/18
04:00
Wholesale Sales (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-0.5 %
0.5 %
South Africa
08/16/18
04:30
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
JUL
0.7 %
0.5 %
-0.5 %
UK
08/16/18
04:30
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
JUL
3.5 %
2.9 %
UK
08/16/18
04:30
Retail Sales - Ex. Auto (M-o-M)
JUL
0.9 %
0 %
-0.6 %
UK
08/16/18
04:30
Retail Sales - Ex. Auto (Y-o-Y)
JUL
3.7 %
2.7 %
2.9 (R) %
UK
08/16/18
05:00
Exports
JUN
€ 190.8 B
€ 187.8 (R) B
Eurozone
08/16/18
05:00
Imports
JUN
€ 174.0 B
€ 170.9 (R) B
Eurozone
08/16/18
05:00
Trade Balance
JUN
€ 16.7 B
€ 16.5 B
€ 16.9 B
Eurozone
08/16/18
08:00
Core CPI (M-o-M)
JUL
0.1 %
Poland
08/16/18
08:00
Core CPI (Y-o-Y)
JUL
0.6 %
Poland
08/16/18
08:30
Manufacturing Shipments (M-o-M)
JUN
1.4 %
Canada
08/16/18
08:30
Manufacturing Shipments (Y-o-Y)
JUN
3.7 %
Canada
08/16/18
08:30
Building Permits (M-o-M)
JUL
1300 K
1273 K
United States
08/16/18
08:30
Housing Starts (M-o-M)
JUL
1240 K
1173 K
United States
08/16/18
08:30
Philly Fed's Mfr Index - Business Condition
AUG
18
25.7
United States
08/16/18
08:30
Philly Fed's Mfr Index - Prices Paid
AUG
62.9
United States
08/16/18
08:30
Philly Fed's Mfr Index - Prices Received
AUG
36.3
United States
08/16/18
08:30
Initial Jobless Claims
AUG 11
215 K
213 K
United States
08/16/18
08:30
Initial Jobless Claims - 4 Wk Average
AUG 11
214.25 K
United States
08/16/18
08:30
Continuing Claims
AUG 4
1755 K
United States
08/16/18
08:30
Continuing Claims - 4 Wk Average
AUG 4
1745.25 K
United States
08/16/18
09:30
CB Coincidence Index
JUN
0.1 %
UK
08/16/18
09:30
CB Leading Index
JUN
0.0 %
UK
08/16/18
10:30
EIA Natural Gas Inventory (Cubic Feet)
AUG 10
2354 B
United States
08/16/18
17:00
PPI (M-o-M)
JUL
0.0 %
South Korea
08/16/18
17:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUL
2.6 %
South Korea
08/16/18
19:00
Unemployment Rate
JUL
3.7 %
South Korea
08/17/18
Exports
JUL
SGD 45.77 B
Singapore
08/17/18
Imports
JUL
SGD 41.07 B
Singapore
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