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Nasdaq, S&P 500 Rise But Dow Closes Slightly Lower - U.S. Commentary

After closing mixed for two consecutive sessions, stocks turned in another relatively lackluster performance during trading ....

Modest Strength Remains Visible On Wall Street - U.S. Commentary

Stocks continue to see modest strength in mid-day trading on Friday after recovering from an early move to the downside. The ....

Stocks Move Modestly Higher After Seeing Initial Weakness - U.S. Commentary

After initially move to the downside, stocks have moved modestly higher over the course of morning trading on Friday. The ....

Japanese Market Lackluster In Early Trade

The Japanese stock market is little changed on Friday following the mixed cues from Wall Street and as crude ....

Australian Market Advances

The Australian stock market is advancing on Friday, led by mining stocks, despite the lackluster cues ....

Sensex Drops 152 Points; Nifty Dips Below 9,600

Indian shares ended Friday's session notably lower, with muted global cues amid oil price concerns and caution ....
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Dollar Losing Ground As The Week Draws To A Close



The dollar is losing ground against its major European rivals Friday afternoon, but is nearly flat in comparison to the Japanese Yen. It was another light day on the U.S. economic front. Investors have also been monitoring comments from several Fed officials at the end of the trading week. New home sales in the U.S. rebounded in May after a ....
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European Economics Preview: Eurozone Composite PMI Data Due



Flash Purchasing Managers' survey data from euro area is due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.45 am ET, the French statistical office Insee publishes final GDP data for the first quarter. The Insee is expected to confirm 0.4 percent sequential growth. At 3.00 am ET, IHS Markit publishes France's flash ....
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U.S. New Home Sales Rebound Amid Strength In West And South



New home sales in the U.S. rebounded in May after a sharp pullback in the previous month, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Friday. The Commerce Department said new home sales climbed by 2.9 percent to an annual rate of 610,000 in May from the upwardly revised April rate of 593,000. Economists had expected new home ....

Eurozone Consumer Confidence Unlikely To Rise Much Further

Eurozone consumer confidence is unlikely to rise much further in the next year, despite a fairly strong economic outlook, ....

Belgium Business Confidence Weakens For Second Month

Belgium's business confidence deteriorated for a second consecutive day in June amid weakness in manufacturing, business ....

Turkey Capacity Utilization Improves For Third Month

Turkey's manufacturing capacity utilization increased for a third straight month in June to its highest level in nearly nine ....

Treasuries Close Slightly Higher Following Choppy Trading Session

Treasuries showed a lack of direction over the course of trading day on Friday before ending the session ....

The Swiss Stock Market Dipped Friday, But Finished Higher For The Week

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with a small loss, but managed to hold above the 9,000 point level. Investors ....

CAC 40 Inches Lower As Investors Monitor Oil Prices

French shares inched lower on Friday as investors monitored oil price movements and remained focused on developments from the ....

DAX Drifts Lower After PMI Data

German stocks moved lower on Friday as investors digested disappointing private sector growth data and kept a close eye on ....

Trump Signs Veterans Affairs Accountability And Whistleblower Protection Act

As part of a continuing effort to address the Veterans Affairs scandal that broke in 2014, President Donald Trump on Friday ....

Judiciary Committee Probes Alleged Lynch Interference In Clinton Investigation

Leaders of the Senate Judiciary Committee revealed Friday they are seeking information about alleged political interference ....

Trump Calls Mueller-Comey Friendship "Bothersome"

President Donald Trump has indicated he is troubled by the friendship between former FBI Director James Comey and Special ....

Bank Of America Lowers U.S. GDP Outlook

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has downgraded its outlook on U.S. gross domestic product in 2018 to 2.1 percent from an ....

U.S. New Home Sales Rebound Amid Strength In West And South

New home sales in the U.S. rebounded in May after a sharp pullback in the previous month, according to a report released by ....

Singapore Inflation Accelerates Notably On Base Effects

Singapore inflation accelerated notably in May mainly due to a change in the timing of the disbursement of Service & ....

Sri Lanka Keeps Rates On Hold

Sri Lanka's central bank on Friday decided to leave its key rates unchanged as policymakers viewed the current monetary ....

Japan Producer Prices On Tap For Monday

Japan will on Monday release May figures for producer prices, highlighting a light day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
06/25/17
19:50
Corp Service Price (Y-o-Y)
MAY
0.7 %
0.7 %
Japan
06/26/17
Unemployment Rate
MAY
7.7 %
Poland
06/26/17
Exports
MAY
$ 16.54 B
Thailand
06/26/17
Imports
MAY
$ 15.09 B
Thailand
06/26/17
Trade Balance
MAY
$ 1.45 B
Thailand
06/26/17
01:00
Leading Index
APR
104.5
105.5
Japan
06/26/17
01:00
Lagging Index
APR
116.9
Japan
06/26/17
01:00
Coincidence Index
APR
114.4
Japan
06/26/17
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAY
0.2 %
Finland
06/26/17
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
5.0 %
Finland
06/26/17
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAY
0.0
Spain
06/26/17
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
5.9
Spain
06/26/17
03:00
Business Climate Indicator
JUN
94.9
Czech Republic
06/26/17
03:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
108.4
Czech Republic
06/26/17
03:00
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q1
CHF 22.02 B
Switzerland
06/26/17
03:00
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q1
CHF 18.07 B
Switzerland
06/26/17
04:00
Germany IFO - Business Climate
JUN
114.17
114.6
Germany
06/26/17
04:00
Germany IFO - Current Assessment
JUN
123.2
Germany
06/26/17
04:00
Germany IFO - Expectations
JUN
106.5
Germany
06/26/17
04:30
BBA Loans for House Purchase
MAY
40.8 K
UK
06/26/17
04:30
Exports
MAY
HKD 305.39 B
Hong Kong
06/26/17
04:30
Imports
MAY
HKD 339.52 B
Hong Kong
06/26/17
04:30
Trade Balance
MAY
HKD -34.13 B
Hong Kong
06/26/17
07:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
84.2
Brazil
06/26/17
08:30
Durable Goods Orders (M-o-M)
MAY
-0.47 %
-0.7 %
United States
06/26/17
08:30
Durable Goods Orders Ex. Defense (M-o-M)
MAY
-0.3 %
-0.8 %
United States
06/26/17
08:30
Durable Goods Orders Ex. Transportation (M-o-M)
MAY
0.27 %
-0.4 %
United States
06/26/17
09:00
Unemployment Rate
MAY
3.5 %
Mexico
06/26/17
09:30
CB Coincidence Index
MAY
0.1 %
Eurozone
06/26/17
09:30
CB Leading Index
MAY
0.7 %
Eurozone
06/26/17
18:45
Exports
MAY
NZ$ 4.75 B
New Zealand
06/26/17
18:45
Imports
MAY
NZ$ 4.17 B
New Zealand
06/26/17
18:45
Trade Balance
MAY
NZ$ 366 M
NZ$ 578 M
New Zealand
06/27/17
Capital Account Balance - BoP
MAY
$ 11 M
Brazil
06/27/17
Current Account Balance - BoP
MAY
$ 1.15 B
Brazil
06/27/17
Financial Account Balance - BoP
MAY
$ 1.75 B
Brazil
06/27/17
Unemployment Rate
MAY
6.0 %
Luxembourg
06/27/17
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
105.75
105.4
Italy
06/27/17
02:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
24.1
Finland
06/27/17
03:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
APR
0.3 %
Denmark
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