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Swiss Stocks Withstand Global Headwinds

Swiss stocks were flat Monday, with luxury goods makers turning in a poor performance amid jitters about the European ....

European Stocks Seen Mixed Amid China Growth Concerns

The major European markets are likely to open on a mixed note Tuesday amid concerns over sluggish economic growth in ....

European Stocks Tumble On Gloomy Economic Outlook

European stocks fell sharply Monday amid geopolitical tensions and worries about the pace of the euro zone economic ....


Americans Oppose Use Of Ground Forces Against ISIS But Expect It Anyway

While most Americans oppose sending ground troops into combat operations against the terrorist group known as ISIS, the ....

Poll Suggests Libertarian Could Impact North Carolina Senate Race

With incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., and Republican challenger Thom Tillis running nearly neck-and-neck in the North ....

U.S. Pending Home Sales Fall More Than Expected In August

Pending home sales in the U.S. pulled back by much more than expected in the month of August, according to a report released ....

U.S. Personal Spending Rises Slightly More Than Expected In August

Personal spending in the U.S. rose by slightly more than expected in the month of August, according to a report released by ....

U.S. Pending Home Sales Pull Back From Eleven-Month High In August

Pending home sales in the U.S. pulled back by much more than expected in the month of August, according to a report released ....

India's Central Bank Keeps Rates Unchanged

India's central bank kept its key rate unchanged on Tuesday as widely expected by economists. The repo rate, the rate at ....

Japan Labor Cash Earnings Continue To Rise

Japanese labor cash earnings increased for the sixth straight month in August, provisional data from the Ministry of Health, ....

Thailand Trade Balance Returns To Surplus In August

Thailand's foreign trade balance unexpectedly showed a surplus in August, after registering a deficit in the previous month, ....


Asian Markets Trade Weak

Asian markets are mostly lower on Tuesday, with the overnight weak close on Wall Street and geopolitical concerns due to the ....

Stocks Recover From Initial Sell-Off But Close Modestly Lower - U.S. Commentary

After moving sharply lower at the open, stocks showed a substantial recovery attempt over the course of the trading day on ....

Stocks Climb Well Off Lows But Continue To See Modest Weakness - U.S. Commentary

Stocks have shown a notable recovery since coming under pressure at the open, but the markets continue to see modest weakness ....



Japanese Market Declines On Weak Economic Data, Stronger Yen

The Japanese stock market is notably lower on Tuesday, dragged down by some weak economic data and a stronger ....

Australian Market Sluggish Amid Cautious Trades

The Australian stock market is seeing a choppy ride Tuesday with investors treading cautiously following a ....

Japanese Market Advances On Wall Street Cues, Weaker Yen

The Japanese stock market opened on a firm note Monday, buoyed by a strong close on Wall Street last Friday ....

China Manufacturing Activity Unchanged In September - HSBC

China's manufacturing sector continued to expand in September, if barely, the latest survey from HSBC revealed on Tuesday with a PMI reading of 50.2. That was unchanged from the August reading, although it was down from the flash estimate of 50.5 earlier this month. A reading above 50 means expansion in a sector, while a score below signals ....

Japan Industrial Output Drops 1.5% In August

Industrial production in Japan was down 1.5 percent on month in August, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said on Tuesday. That was well shy of forecasts for an increase of 0.2 percent following the 0.4 percent gain in July. On a yearly basis, industrial production fell 2.9 percent - also missing expectations for a fall of 1.1 ....

South Korea Industrial Production Falls In August

Industrial output in South Korea tumbled 3.8 percent on month in August, Statistics Korea said on Tuesday. That was well shy of forecasts for an increase of 0.4 percent following the upwardly revised 1.5 percent gain in July (originally 1.1 percent). On a yearly basis, industrial production fell 2.8 percent - also missing expectations for a ....

Eurozone Inflation Slows In September

Eurozone inflation slowed marginally in September as expected, flash data from Eurostat showed Tuesday. Inflation came in ....

U.K. Q2 Growth Revised Up To 0.9%

The U.K. economy grew more than estimated in the second quarter, the Office for National Statistics said Tuesday. Gross ....

German Sep Unemployment Rises Unexpectedly

German unemployment increased unexpectedly in September, official data showed Tuesday. The number of unemployed increased ....

Treasuries Move Back To Upside Amid Worries About Hong Kong

After bucking their recent uptrend in the previous session, treasuries moved back to the upside during trading ....

Economic Calendar

DateTime Economic Indicator PeriodActualForecastPreviousCountry 
9/30/1400:00 Current Account Balance - BoPQ2  € 2.33 BAustria  
9/30/1400:00 Financial Account Balance - BoPQ2  € -2.46 BAustria  
9/30/1400:00 Capital Account Balance - BoPQ2  € -109 MAustria  
9/30/1400:00 Current Account Balance - BoPQ2€ 533 M € 514 MLuxembourg  
9/30/1400:00 Financial Account Balance - BoPQ2€ 0.54 B € 0.02 (R) BLuxembourg  
9/30/1400:00 Capital Account Balance - BoPQ2€ -40 M € -43 (R) MLuxembourg  
9/30/1400:00 GDP (Q-o-Q)Q2   0.8 %Luxembourg  
9/30/1400:00 GDP (Y-o-Y)Q2   3.8 %Luxembourg  
9/30/1400:00 Interest Rate Decision -  3 % 3.25 %Romania  
9/30/1400:00 Monetary Policy Meeting-  -India  
9/30/1400:00 Monetary Policy Meeting-  -Romania  
9/30/1400:00 M2 Money Supply (M-o-M)AUG   0.7 %Malaysia  
9/30/1400:00 M2 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)AUG   5.6 %Malaysia  
9/30/1400:00 PPI (M-o-M)AUG -0.9 %  -0.3 %Malaysia  
9/30/1400:00 PPI (Y-o-Y)AUG 0.5 %  1.8 %Malaysia  
9/30/1400:00 M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)AUG   0.7 %Philippines  
9/30/1400:00 M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)AUG   18.3 %Philippines  
9/30/1400:00 Current Account Balance - BoPJUL  € 0.52 BSpain  
9/30/1400:00 Financial Account Balance - BoPJUL  € -7.99 BSpain  
9/30/1400:00 Capital Account Balance - BoPJUL  € 0.52 BSpain  
9/30/1400:00 PPI (M-o-M)AUG 0.1 %  1.1 (R) %Cyprus  
9/30/1400:00 PPI (Y-o-Y)AUG -1.6 %  -1.9 (R) %Cyprus  
9/30/1400:00 M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)AUG   -0.13 %Slovakia  
9/30/1400:00 M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)AUG   7.4 %Slovakia  
9/30/1401:00 Housing Starts (Y-o-Y)AUG -12.5 % -15.3 % -14.1 %Japan  
9/30/1401:30 Interest Rate Decision - 8.00 % 8 % 8.00 %India News 
9/30/1402:00 Unemployment RateAUG 4.9 %  4.9 %Germany  
9/30/1402:00 Retail Sales (M-o-M)AUG 2.5 % 0.4 % -1.1 (R) %Germany  
9/30/1402:00 Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)AUG 0.1 % -0.15 % 1.0 (R) %Germany  
9/30/1402:00 M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)AUG 6.41 % 7.5 % 6.86 %South Africa  
9/30/1402:00 Nationwide House Prices (M-o-M)SEP -0.2 % 0.4 % 0.8 %UK News 
9/30/1402:45 PPI (M-o-M)AUG -0.3 %  -0.3 %France  
9/30/1402:45 PPI (Y-o-Y)AUG -1.4 %  -0.6 %France News 
9/30/1402:45 Consumer Spending (M-o-M)AUG 0.7 % -0.55 % -0.7 (R) %France News 
9/30/1402:45 Consumer Spending (Y-o-Y)AUG 1.4 % 0.3 % 1.8 %France  
9/30/1403:00 GDP (Q-o-Q)Q2 F 0.2 %  0.1 (R) %Denmark  
9/30/1403:00 GDP (Y-o-Y)Q2 F 0.36 %  1.72 (R) %Denmark  
9/30/1403:00 ExportsAUG$ 11.44 B $ 13.40 BTurkey  
9/30/1403:00 ImportsAUG$ 19.48 B $ 19.86 BTurkey  
9/30/1403:00 Trade BalanceAUG$ -8.04 B$ -6.6 B$ -6.46 BTurkey