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Mixed Jobs Data Leads To Lower Close On Wall Street - U.S. Commentary

Stocks moved mostly lower during trading on Friday following the release of the closely watched monthly employment report. ....

Stocks Stuck Firmly In The Red Following Early Weakness - U.S. Commentary

After coming under pressure early in the session, stocks continue to see significant weakness in mid-day trading on Friday. ....

Mixed Jobs Data Leads To Early Weakness On Wall Street - U.S. Commentary

With traders reacting negatively to the monthly jobs report, stocks have moved sharply lower in early trading on Friday. The ....

Japanese Market Drifts Lower

The Japanese stock market also slipped into negative territory on Friday after opening higher, as investors ....

Australian Market Retreats After Opening Higher

The Australian stock market slipped into negative territory on Friday, after opening higher following the ....

Japanese Market Rises

The Japanese stock market rose sharply on Thursday as the overnight gains on Wall Street and a weaker yen ....
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Dollar Mixed After August Employment Data Disappoints



The dollar is turning in a mixed performance at the end of the trading week. The U.S. currency is losing ground against the Japanese Yen and the Euro after August employment growth came in weaker than expected. However, the size of the pull back is relatively small. This may be due to the level of uncertainty that has crept into the markets ahead ....
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European Economics Preview: German Factory Orders Data Due



Factory orders data from Germany is due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, Destatis is set to release German factory orders data for July. Economists forecast orders to fall 0.6 percent month-on-month in July reversing a 2 percent rise in June. In the meantime, Finland's revised GDP data is due. ....
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Australia Trade Deficit A$2.46 Billion In July



Australia posted a seasonally adjusted merchandise trade deficit of A$2.46 billion in July, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday - marking a 19 percent monthly gain. The headline figure topped expectations for a deficit of A$3.16 billion following the A$3.05 billion shortfall in the previous month. Exports were up A$612 ....

ECB's Nowotny Says Inflation May Turn Negative

European Central Bank Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny said Thursday euro area inflation may fall back into negative ....

German Construction Growth Slows To 7-Month Low

Germany's construction activity expanded at the slowest pace in seven months in August, data from Markit showed Friday. ....

Swiss Consumer Prices Fall Most Since 1959

Swiss consumer prices declined for a tenth consecutive month in August and at the fastest pace since 1959, figures from the ....

Treasuries Move To The Upside Following Mixed Jobs Data

Treasuries moved higher over the course of the trading day on Friday following the release of the closely ....

Treasuries Close Moderately Higher After Another Volatile Session

Treasuries once again experienced volatility over the course of the trading day on Thursday before ending the ....

Treasuries Close Modestly Lower Following Choppy Trading Day

Treasuries showed a lack of direction over the course of the trading session on Wednesday before closing ....

The Swiss Stock Market Dropped On U.S. Employment Data

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session solidly to the downside. The market was down in early trade, ahead of the ....

The Swiss Stock Market Jumped On ECB Stimulus Comments

The Swiss stock market ended Thursday's session with a significant gain. Strong economic data from the Eurozone provided a ....

The Swiss Stock Market Finished Nearly Unchanged Amidst Uncertainty

The Swiss stock market ended Wednesday's session with a very slight gain, little changed overall on the day. Following the ....

Democratic Sen. Cardin Announces Opposition To Iran Nuclear Deal

While President Barack Obama already has the votes to sustain a veto of a resolution to kill the Iran nuclear deal, a key ....

Clinton Apologizes For Confusion Over Private Email Server

Facing falling poll numbers, Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton has apologized for the confusion caused by ....

Trump Bashes Radio Host After Awkward Foreign Policy Interview

Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump is once again attacking a member of the media after facing what he described ....

U.S. Employment Climbs Much Less Than Expected In August

While the Labor Department released a report on Friday showing much weaker than expected U.S. job growth in the month of ....

U.S. Trade Deficit Comes In Notably Narrower In July

With the value of exports rising and the value of imports falling, the Commerce Department released a report on Thursday ....

U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Rise More Than Expected

A day ahead of tomorrow's monthly jobs report, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing that first-time ....

Japan Base Wages Rise At Fastest Pace Since 2005

Japan's base wages increased at the fastest pace in almost ten years in July, data published by the Ministry of Health, Labor ....

Hong Kong Private Sector Contracts Most Since Apr 2009

Hong Kong's private sector activity deteriorated at the sharpest pace in more than six years in August, as output and new ....

Malaysia July Exports Rise More Than Expected

Malaysia's exports climbed at a faster-than-expected pace in July, while imports rose unexpectedly, figures from the ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
09/04/15
00:00
Exports
JUL
MYR 63.2 B
MYR 64.3 B
Malaysia
09/04/15
00:00
Imports
JUL
MYR 60.9 B
MYR 56.3 B
Malaysia
09/04/15
00:00
Trade Balance
JUL
MYR 2.4 B
MYR 6.5 B
MYR 8.0 B
Malaysia
09/04/15
00:00
Official Foreign Reserves
AUG
$ 368.25 B
Brazil
09/04/15
00:00
Official Foreign Reserves
AUG
€ 1.92 B
Ireland
09/04/15
00:00
Official Foreign Reserves
AUG
€ 9.26 B
Finland
09/04/15
02:00
Factory Orders (M-o-M)
JUL
-1.4 %
-0.68 %
1.8 (R) %
Germany
09/04/15
02:00
Factory Orders (Y-o-Y)
JUL
-0.71 %
1.23 %
6.77 (R) %
Germany
09/04/15
02:00
GDP (Q-o-Q)
Q2
0.2 %
0.0 (R) %
Finland
09/04/15
02:00
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q2
0.1 %
-0.1 (R) %
Finland
09/04/15
02:45
Consumer Confidence Index
AUG
93
93.5
93
France
09/04/15
03:00
GDP (Q-o-Q)
Q2 F
0.5 %
0.7 (R) %
Hungary
09/04/15
03:00
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q2 F
2.5 %
3.2 (R) %
Hungary
09/04/15
03:00
GDP (Q-o-Q)
Q2 F
0.8 %
0.8 %
Slovakia
09/04/15
03:00
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q2 F
3.0 %
3.1 %
Slovakia
09/04/15
03:00
Unemployment Rate
Q2
11.2 %
12.4 %
Slovakia
09/04/15
03:00
GDP (Q-o-Q)
Q2
0.1 %
0.1 %
Romania
09/04/15
03:00
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q2
3.7 %
3.7 %
Romania
09/04/15
03:15
CPI (M-o-M)
AUG
-0.2 %
-0.6 %
Switzerland
09/04/15
03:15
CPI (Y-o-Y)
AUG
-1.4 %
-1.3 %
Switzerland
09/04/15
03:15
CPI - EU Harmonised (M-o-M)
AUG
-0.6 %
-0.2 %
-0.2 %
Switzerland
09/04/15
03:15
CPI - EU Harmonised (Y-o-Y)
AUG
1.2 %
-1.5 %
-0.8 %
Switzerland
09/04/15
03:30
PMI Construction
AUG
50.3
50.6
Germany
09/04/15
03:30
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
JUL
-3.0 %
-1.0 %
Sweden
09/04/15
03:30
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
JUL
-1.9 %
1.2 %
Sweden
09/04/15
04:00
GDP (Q-o-Q)
Q2 F
0.5 %
0.9 %
Bulgaria
09/04/15
04:00
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q2 F
2.2 %
2.0 %
Bulgaria
09/04/15
05:00
GDP (Q-o-Q)
Q2
8.75 %
-9.45 (R) %
Malta
09/04/15
05:00
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q2
5.2 %
4.9 (R) %
Malta
09/04/15
05:00
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q2
1.2 %
0.5 %
Croatia
09/04/15
07:30
Official Foreign Reserves
AUG 28
$ 351.92 B
$ 355.35 B
India
09/04/15
08:30
Hourly compensation (Q-o-Q)
Q2
-0.2 %
0.8 (R) %
Canada
09/04/15
08:30
Hourly compensation (Y-o-Y)
Q2
1.4 %
3.7 (R) %
Canada
09/04/15
08:30
Labor Productivity (Q-o-Q)
Q2
-0.6 %
-0.7 %
-0.5 (R) %
Canada
09/04/15
08:30
Labor productivity (Y-o-Y)
Q2
-0.4 %
2.1 (R) %
Canada
09/04/15
08:30
Unit Labor Cost (Q-o-Q)
Q2
0.4 %
1.3 (R) %
Canada
09/04/15
08:30
Unit Labor Cost (Y-o-Y)
Q2
1.9 %
1.5 (R) %
Canada
09/04/15
08:30
Net Change in Employment
AUG
12.0 K
0.5 K
6.6 K
Canada
09/04/15
08:30
Unemployment Rate
AUG
7.0 %
6.87 %
6.8 %
Canada
09/04/15
08:30
Avg Hourly Earnings
AUG
$ 25.09
$ 25.01 (R)
United States
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