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Stocks Close Nearly Flat Following Lackluster Session - U.S. Commentary

After trending higher over the past several sessions, stocks showed a lack of direction throughout the trading day on Friday. ....

Stocks Continue To Show A Lack Of Direction - U.S. Commentary

After initially showing a lack of direction, stocks continue to turn in a lackluster performance in mid-day trading on ....

Stocks Nearly Flat Following Recent Winning Streak - U.S. Commentary

Stocks are showing a lack of direction in morning trading on Friday after closing higher for six consecutive sessions. The ....

Sensex, Nifty Marginally Higher In Early Trade

Indian shares were flat to slightly higher on Monday amid mixed cues from Asian markets. The rupee opened ....

Asian Shares Mixed In Cautious Trade

Asian stocks are trading mixed this morning and the pound nursed losses after opinion polls showed a shrinking ....

Sensex, Nifty Seen Flat To Higher

Indian shares look set to open flat to slightly higher on Monday as the quarterly earnings season picks up ....
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Dollar Mixed Heading Into Long Holiday Weekend



The dollar is turning in a mixed performance Friday afternoon, as investors prepare for a long holiday weekend. The buck is down against the Japanese Yen, but is gaining ground against the Euro and especially against the British pound. The pound has dropped in valued after a new poll indicated that Britain's opposition Labour Party has cut Theresa ....
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U.S. Consumer Sentiment Shows Little Change In May



Consumer sentiment in the U.S. was virtually unchanged in May, according to revised data released by the University of Michigan on Friday. The University of Michigan said the consumer sentiment index for May was downwardly revised to 97.1 from a preliminary reading of 97.7. The May reading is slightly higher than the final April reading of ....
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U.S. Economy Grows Much More Than Initially Estimated In Q1



A report released by the Commerce Department on Friday showed that the U.S. economy grew by much more than initially estimated in the first three months of the year. The Commerce Department said gross domestic product climbed by 1.2 percent in the first quarter compared to the previously reported 0.7 percent increase. Economists had been ....

Spain's Retail Sales Rise At Faster Pace

Spain's retail sales grew at a faster pace in April, the statistical office INE reported Monday. Calender-adjusted retail ....

Finland's Business Sentiment Strengthens In May

Finland's business sentiment strengthened sharply in May, the survey conducted by the Confederation of Finnish Industries EK ....

Finnish Consumer Confidence At Record High

Finland's consumer confidence strengthened to a record high in May, survey results from Statistics Finland showed Monday. ....

Treasuries Close Roughly Flat Ahead Of Long Weekend

After an early move to the upside, treasuries pulled back over the course of the trading day on Friday before ....

The Swiss Stock Market Inched Higher On Positive US Data

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with a very small increase. After a weak opening, the market remained stuck in ....

European Shares Seen Higher At Open

European stocks are likely to open a tad higher on Monday, although trading volumes are likely to remain thin amid holidays ....

European Markets Finish Mixed As Automakers Struggle

The European markets ended Friday's session with mixed results. Energy and automakers were under pressure at the end of the ....

Deadlock At G7 As Trump Says US Undecided On Climate Change Commitment

Leaders of the G7 group of rich nations Friday failed to make progress on narrowing differences on climate change, as the US ....

Clinton's Veiled Attack On Trump At Wellesley Commencement Speech

Former Secretary Of state Hillary Clinton unleashed a veiled attack on President Donald Trump comparing him to former ....

Boehner: Most Of Trump's Presidency Has Been A Complete Disaster

Former House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, has offered some harsh criticism of President Donald Trump's early days in the ....

U.S. GDP Growth Upwardly Revised More Than Expected In Q1

A report released by the Commerce Department on Friday showed that the U.S. economy grew by much more than initially ....

U.S. Durable Goods Orders Pull Back Less Than Expected In April

New orders for U.S. manufactured durable goods pulled back by less than expected in the month of April, according to a report ....

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Shows Little Change In May

Consumer sentiment in the U.S. was virtually unchanged in May, according to revised data released by the University of ....

Singapore Producer Price Inflation Accelerates In April

Singapore's producer price inflation accelerated notably on oil prices in April, figures from the Department of Statistics ....

China's Industrial Profits Rise At Slower Pace

China's industrial profits logged a double-digit growth in April but the pace of annual growth eased from March, data ....

Taiwan's Economy Expands In Q1

Taiwan's economy continued to expand in the first quarter, the latest preliminary estimate from the Directorate General of ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
05/29/17
01:00
PPI (M-o-M)
APR
-0.6 %
-0.7 (R) %
Singapore
05/29/17
01:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
APR
7.6 %
3.8 %
Singapore
05/29/17
02:00
Consumer Confidence Index
MAY
24.1
21.5
Finland
05/29/17
03:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
APR
1.8 %
0.7 %
1.3 (R) %
Spain
05/29/17
03:30
Trade Balance
APR
SEK -2.6 B
SEK -0.8 B
Sweden
05/29/17
03:30
Imports
APR
SEK 102.8 B
SEK 120.0 B
Sweden
05/29/17
03:30
Exports
APR
SEK 100.2 B
SEK 119.2 B
Sweden
05/29/17
04:00
M3 Money Supply (3M)
APR
4.9 %
Eurozone
05/29/17
04:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
APR
5.25 %
5.3 %
Eurozone
05/29/17
05:00
CPI (M-o-M)
MAY
0.5 %
Iceland
05/29/17
05:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
19 %
Iceland
05/29/17
17:45
Building Permits (M-o-M)
APR
-1.8 %
New Zealand
05/29/17
19:30
Unemployment Rate
APR
2.8 %
2.8 %
Japan
05/29/17
19:30
Participation Rate
APR
59.6 %
Japan
05/29/17
19:30
Job-To-Applicant Ratio
APR
1.46
1.45
Japan
05/29/17
19:30
Household Spending (Y-o-Y)
APR
-0.5 %
-1.3 %
Japan
05/29/17
19:50
Wholesale Sales (Y-o-Y)
APR
2.9 %
Japan
05/29/17
19:50
Retail Trade (Y-o-Y)
APR
1.3 %
2.1 %
Japan
05/29/17
19:50
Large Retailers' Sales
APR
6.1 %
Japan
05/29/17
21:30
Building Approvals (M-o-M)
APR
-13.4 %
Australia
05/29/17
21:30
Building Approvals (Y-o-Y)
APR
-19.9 %
Australia
05/30/17
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
MAR
2.7 %
Cyprus
05/30/17
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
MAR
5.1 %
Cyprus
05/30/17
Capital Account Balance - BoP
MAR
€ 30 M
Spain
05/30/17
Current Account Balance - BoP
MAR
€ -223 M
Spain
05/30/17
Financial Account Balance - BoP
MAR
€ -5046 M
Spain
05/30/17
M2 Money Supply (M-o-M)
APR
0.9 %
Malaysia
05/30/17
M2 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
APR
4.5 %
Malaysia
05/30/17
PPI (M-o-M)
APR
0.0 %
Italy
05/30/17
PPI (Y-o-Y)
APR
3.1 %
Italy
05/30/17
PPI (M-o-M)
APR
-1.2 %
Iceland
05/30/17
PPI (Y-o-Y)
APR
-7.1 %
Iceland
05/30/17
02:00
Nationwide House Prices (M-o-M)
MAY
-0.4 %
UK
05/30/17
02:00
M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)
APR
-0.23 %
South Africa
05/30/17
02:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
APR
5.62 %
South Africa
05/30/17
02:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
APR
0.1 %
Norway
05/30/17
02:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
APR
2.5 %
Norway
05/30/17
02:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
APR
0.25 %
0.1 %
Germany
05/30/17
02:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
APR
0.25 %
2.5 %
Germany
05/30/17
02:45
Consumer Confidence Index
MAY
101
103.4
France
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