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Swiss Stocks Hug Unchanged Line, ABB Higher On Earnings

Swiss stocks were flat Wednesday, overcoming a slightly negative start to spent most of the session bouncing around the ....

German Stocks Edge Higher On Earnings

German stocks advanced on Wednesday as automaker Daimler reported better-than-expected earnings and investors set aside ....

European Stocks Shrug Off Geopolitical Concerns

European stocks rose for a second consecutive session on Wednesday as companies such as Daimler and Akzo Nobel posted better ....


Senate Votes To Begin Debate On Bill To Fight Outsourcing

While final passage of the bill is far less certain, the Senate voted overwhelming in favor of formally debating legislation ....

House Republicans Release Border Crisis Recommendations

House Republicans revealed a series of recommendations to address the crisis along the U.S.-Mexico border on Wednesday, ....

Former CEO David Perdue Wins GOP Senate Runoff In Georgia

Businessman David Perdue narrowly defeated eleven-term Congressman Jack Kingston, R-Ga., in a runoff for the Republican ....

U.S. Existing Home Sales Climb More Than Expected In June

After reporting a sharp increase in existing home sales in the previous month, the National Association of Realtors released ....

U.S. Consumer Prices Rise In Line With Estimates In June

With energy prices showing a significant increase amid rising gasoline prices, the Labor Department released a report on ....

U.S. Existing Home Sales Climb To Eight-Month High In June

After reporting a sharp increase in existing home sales in the previous month, the National Association of Realtors released ....

Australia Plans To Set RMB Clearing Bank In Coming Months, Says RBA's Lowe

Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor Philip Lowe said the bank plans to sign a deal with Chinese authorities on RMB ....

Australian Mid-Size Businesses See Short Term Challenges: Survey

Australia's mid-size businesses expect challenges in maintaining cash flow over short to mid term, mainly due to operating ....

PBoC Skips Open Market Operations

China's central bank on Tuesday refrained from absorbing liquidity ahead of several initial public offerings. The People's ....


Stocks Close Mixed In Reaction To Latest Earnings News - U.S. Commentary

With traders reacting to the latest batch of earnings news, stocks fluctuated over the course of the trading day on Wednesday ....

Stocks Move Mostly Higher But Dow Stuck In The Red - U.S. Commentary

After initially showing a lack of direction, stocks have moved mostly higher over the course of the trading session on ....

Stocks Showing A Lack Of Direction Amid Mixed Earnings News - U.S. Commentary

Stocks are turning in a lackluster performance in early trading on Wednesday after moving mostly higher over the course of ....



Japanese Market Pares Early Gains

The Japanese stock market opened on a positive note Wednesday, tracking cues from Wall Street where the major ....

Australian Market Advances; Miners Rally

The Australian stock market is trading notably higher on Wednesday with investors indulging in some buying, ....

Japanese Market Advances On Bargain Hunting

The Japanese stock market, resuming after a long weekend, opened on a positive note Tuesday, with investors ....

South Korea GDP Rises 3.6% On Year In Q2

South Korea's gross domestic product expanded 3.6 percent on year in the second quarter of 2014, the Bank of Korea said in Thursday's preliminary estimate. That beat forecasts for an increase of 3.3 percent, although it slowed from the 3.9 percent gain in the first quarter. On a seasonally adjusted annualized quarterly basis, GDP expanded 0.6 ....

Dollar Holds 8-Month Peak Versus Euro

The dollar sustained its recent advance versus the euro on Wednesday, holding near an 8-month peak on a day bereft of first-tier economic news. Geopolitical issues have put a premium on the safe haven dollar and yen this week, even as global equities continued to rise. The dollar touched $1.3460 versus the euro, having hit its highest since ....

New Zealand Has NZ$247 Million Trade Surplus In June

New Zealand posted a merchandise trade surplus of NZ$247 million in June, Statistics New Zealand said on Thursday - representing 5.9 percent of exports. That beat expectations for a surplus of NZ$100 million following the downwardly revised surplus of NZ$270 million in May (originally NZ$285 million). Exports were worth NZ$4.20 billion in ....

Eurozone Consumer Confidence Unexpectedly Falls In July

Euro area consumer confidence deteriorated for a second straight month in July, preliminary data from the European Commission ....

EBRD To Halt Fresh Investments In Russia

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development said on Wednesday that it will not give approval to new investment ....

Ireland Output Price Decline Slows In June

Ireland's factory gate prices continued its downward trend but the pace of decline slowed in June, figures from the Central ....

Treasuries Close Nearly Unchanged After Choppy Trading Day

After failing to sustain an early upward move, treasuries showed a lack of direction for much of the trading ....

Treasuries Close Slightly Higher After Recovering From Early Weakness

After moving modestly lower in early trading on Tuesday, treasuries rebounded over the course of the session ....

Treasuries Move Modestly Higher Amid Geopolitical Concerns

Treasuries moved modestly higher during trading on Monday, as traders looked for safe havens amid continued ....

Economic Calendar

DateTime Economic Indicator PeriodActualForecastPreviousCountry 
7/23/1401:00 CPI (M-o-M)JUN -0.7 % 0 % 0.5 %Singapore  
7/23/1401:00 CPI (Y-o-Y)JUN 1.8 % 2.5 % 2.7 %Singapore News 
7/23/1402:45 Business Confidence IndicatorJUL 97 92.5 97 (R) France News 
7/23/1402:45 Own-Company Production OutlookJUL -18 %  -19 %France  
7/23/1402:45 Production Outlook IndicatorJUL 0 %  2 (R) %France  
7/23/1403:00 Consumer Confidence IndexJUL 10.6   9.3 Denmark News 
7/23/1404:00 CPI (M-o-M)JUN 0.3 % 0.3 % 0.2 %South Africa  
7/23/1404:00 CPI (Y-o-Y)JUN 6.6 % 6.70 % 6.6 %South Africa  
7/23/1404:00 Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)JUN 1.2 % 4.3 % 3.8 %Poland News 
7/23/1404:00 Unemployment RateJUN 12.0 % 12.1 % 12.5 %Poland  
7/23/1404:30 Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes-  -UK News 
7/23/1404:30 BBA Loans for House PurchaseJUN 43.3 K  41.8 KUK News 
7/23/1405:00 M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)JUN -0.80 %  0.64 %Bulgaria  
7/23/1405:00 M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)JUN 7.4 %  8.7 %Bulgaria  
7/23/1405:00 Unemployment RateJUN 18.3 %  19.6 %Croatia  
7/23/1405:00 Wage Cost Index (M-o-M)JUN 0.5 %  0.4 %Iceland  
7/23/1405:00 Wage Cost Index (Y-o-Y)JUN 5.4 %  5.2 %Iceland News 
7/23/1405:00 CPI (M-o-M)JUL -0.2 % -0.1 % 0.4 %Iceland  
7/23/1405:00 CPI (Y-o-Y)JUL 2.4 % 2.4 % 2.2 %Iceland News 
7/23/1405:00 PPI (M-o-M)JUN 1.0 %  1.7 %Iceland  
7/23/1405:00 PPI (Y-o-Y)JUN -1.8 %  -2.2 %Iceland  
7/23/1406:00 CBI Distributive Trades ReportJUL 21 % 14 % 4 %UK News 
7/23/1406:00 PPI (M-o-M)JUN 0.3 %  0.1 %Ireland  
7/23/1406:00 PPI (Y-o-Y)JUN -1.7 %  -3.1 %Ireland News 
7/23/1408:30 Retail Sales (M-o-M)MAY 0.7 % 0.5 % 1.3 (R) %Canada  
7/23/1408:30 Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)MAY 4.0 %  5.3 (R) %Canada  
7/23/1408:30 Retail Sales - Ex. Auto (M-o-M)MAY 0.1 %  0.8 (R) %Canada  
7/23/1408:30 Retail Sales - Ex. Auto (Y-o-Y)MAY 3.5 %  4.9 (R) %Canada  
7/23/1410:30 EIA Crude Oil Inventory (Barrels)JUL 18 371.1 M  375.0 MUnited States  
7/23/1413:00 EIA Crude Oil PriceJUL 18$ 101.68  $ 102.6 United States  
7/23/1417:00 Interest Rate Decision- 3.50 % 3.5 % 3.25 %New Zealand News 
7/23/1418:45 ExportsJUNNZ$ 4.2 B NZ$ 4.6 BNew Zealand  
7/23/1418:45 ImportsJUNNZ$ 3.9 B NZ$ 4.3 BNew Zealand  
7/23/1418:45 Trade BalanceJUNNZ$ 247 MNZ$ -100 MNZ$ 270 (R) MNew Zealand News 
7/23/1419:00 GDP (Q-o-Q)Q2 P 0.6 % 0.1 % 0.9 %South Korea  
7/23/1419:00 GDP (Y-o-Y)Q2 P 3.6 % 3.3 % 3.9 %South Korea News 
7/23/1419:50 ExportsJUN -2.0 % 2 % -2.7 %Japan  
7/23/1419:50 ImportsJUN 8.4 % 8 % -3.6 %Japan  
7/23/1419:50 Trade BalanceJUN¥ -822 B¥ -890.30 B¥ -910.76 (R) BJapan News 
7/23/1421:35 Nomura/JMMA Manufacturing PMIJUL P  52 51.5 Japan