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Stocks Close Mostly Higher But Dow Dips Slightly - U.S. Commentary

While buying interest was somewhat subdued, stocks managed to end Friday's trading mostly higher. With the gains on the day, ....

Stocks Remain Mostly Positive In Mid-Day Trading - U.S. Commentary

After moving to the upside early in the session, stocks remain mostly positive in mid-day trading on Friday. While buying ....

Banking Stocks Leading The Way Higher On Wall Street - U.S. Commentary

Stocks have moved to the upside in morning trading on Friday, extending the recovery from the pullback seen early in the ....

Japanese Market Declines

The Japanese stock market is declining on Monday, with a stronger yen weighing on exporters' shares. News that ....

Australian Market Advances

The Australian stock market is advancing on Monday following the gains in U.S. and European markets on Friday ....

Sensex Rises 50 Points In Choppy Trade; Nifty Ends Above 8400

Indian shares recovered from early losses to close modestly higher on Monday despite weak cues from Asia and ....
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Dollar Little Changed As Long Holiday Weekend Approaches



The dollar is turning in a mixed performance against its major rivals Friday afternoon. However, the U.S. currency is little changed ahead of the long holiday weekend. Markets in the U.S. will be closed for Martin Luther King day on Monday. Investors were hit by a flurry of economic data Friday morning, the results of which were mixed. Retail ....
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U.S. Business Inventories Climb More Than Expected In November



Reflecting rebounds in retail and wholesale inventories, the Commerce Department released a report on Friday showing that U.S. business inventories increased by more than expected in the month of November. The Commerce Department said business inventories climbed by 0.7 percent in November after edging down by a revised 0.1 percent in ....
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U.S. Consumer Sentiment Unexpectedly Edges Lower In January



With consumer expectations seeing a slight deterioration, the University of Michigan released a report on Friday unexpectedly showing a modest drop in U.S. consumer sentiment in the month of January. The University of Michigan said its consumer sentiment index edged down to 98.1 in January from 98.2 in December. Economists had expected the index ....

OECD Unemployment Rate Remains Stable In November

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development said the unemployment rate remained unchanged in November. The ....

Eurozone Trade Surplus Increases In November

The euro area trade surplus advanced in November as the growth in exports outpaced the increase in imports, data from ....

Czech Producer Prices Fall At Slower Pace In December

Czech producer prices declined at a slower pace in December, figures from the Czech Statistical Office showed ....

Treasuries Close Modestly Lower But Well Off Worst Levels

After coming under pressure in early trading, treasuries regained some ground as the day progressed but still ....

The Swiss Stock Market Climbed On The Strength Of The Bank Stocks

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with a significant increase, nearly erasing the losses of the two previous ....

European Shares Subdued Amid Brexit Jitters

European stocks fell on Monday, led lower by banking and auto stocks, after Canadian rating agency DBRS cut Italy's sovereign ....

European Shares Seen Mixed Amid Brexit Worries

European stocks are seen opening mostly lower on Monday amid fears British Prime Minister Theresa May will this week signal ....

Trump To Continue With His Personal Twitter Handle: Times Of London

In an interview with The Times of London, the President-elect Donald Trump said he would continue to his twitter handle ....

House Approves Resolution Setting Up Repeal Of Obamacare

Republicans in Congress took another step toward repealing the healthcare reform law known as Obamacare on Friday. The ....

Few Americans Support Full Obamacare Repeal

As lawmakers take the first steps toward repealing the healthcare reform law known as Obamacare, the results of a Quinnipiac ....

U.S. Business Inventories Climb More Than Expected In November

Reflecting rebounds in retail and wholesale inventories, the Commerce Department released a report on Friday showing that ....

U.S. Producer Prices Climb In Line With Estimates In December

U.S. producer price growth came in line with economist estimates in the month of December, the Labor Department revealed in a ....

U.S. Retail Sales Rise Slightly Less Than Expected In December

Retail sales in the U.S. increased by slightly less than expected in the month of December, according to a report released by ....

BoJ Keeps Economic View Of 6 Out Of 9 Regions

The Bank of Japan left its economic view of six out of nine regions unchanged from its prior assessment in October, while ....

MAS Chief Warns Of 'Disastrous Consequences' Of Trade Wars

The global economy is now facing the uncertain prospect of policy measures against free trade, especially in the U.S., ....

Indonesia's Exports Growth Tops Expectations

Indonesia's exports logged a double-digit expansion in December, figures from the Central Statistics Agency showed ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
01/16/17
CPI (M-o-M)
DEC F
0.4 %
-0.1 %
Italy
01/16/17
CPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC F
0.5 %
0.1 %
Italy
01/16/17
CPI - EU Harmonised (M-o-M)
DEC F
0.4 %
-0.2 %
Italy
01/16/17
CPI - EU Harmonised (Y-o-Y)
DEC F
0.5 %
0.5 %
0.1 %
Italy
01/16/17
Wholesale Price Index (Y-o-Y)
DEC
3.39 %
3.5 %
3.15 %
India
01/16/17
PPI (M-o-M)
NOV
0.3 %
Macedonia
01/16/17
PPI (Y-o-Y)
NOV
-0.3 %
Macedonia
01/16/17
Exports
DEC
$ 13.77 B
$ 13.50 B
Indonesia
01/16/17
Imports
DEC
$ 12.78 B
$ 12.67 B
Indonesia
01/16/17
Trade Balance
DEC
$ 992 M
$ 834 M
Indonesia
01/16/17
02:00
Exports
DEC
NOK 72.52 B
NOK 68.03 B
Norway
01/16/17
02:00
Imports
DEC
NOK 49.18 B
NOK 52.92 B
Norway
01/16/17
02:00
Trade Balance
DEC
NOK 23.35 B
NOK 15.11 B
Norway
01/16/17
02:00
Participation Rate
OCT
52.4 %
52.3 %
Turkey
01/16/17
02:00
Unemployment Rate
OCT
11.7 %
11.3 %
Turkey
01/16/17
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
DEC
0.5 %
0.1 %
Czech Republic
01/16/17
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
-0.4 %
-1.3 %
Czech Republic
01/16/17
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
DEC
0.6 %
1.6 %
Denmark
01/16/17
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
3.2 %
2.4 %
Denmark
01/16/17
05:00
Core CPI (M-o-M)
DEC
-1.0 %
0.1 %
Croatia
01/16/17
05:00
Core CPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
0.0 %
0.3 %
Croatia
01/16/17
05:00
CPI (M-o-M)
DEC
-0.2 %
0.0 %
Croatia
01/16/17
05:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
0.2 %
-0.2 %
Croatia
01/16/17
05:00
Exports
NOV
€ 174.8 B
€ 169.3 (R) B
Eurozone
01/16/17
05:00
Imports
NOV
€ 152.1 B
€ 149.4 (R) B
Eurozone
01/16/17
05:00
Trade Balance
NOV
€ 22.7 B
€ 22.15 B
€ 19.9 (R) B
Eurozone
01/16/17
08:00
Core CPI (M-o-M)
DEC
0.0 %
Poland
01/16/17
08:00
Core CPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
-0.1 %
Poland
01/16/17
09:00
Exports
NOV P
€ 20.2 B
Belgium
01/16/17
09:00
Imports
NOV P
€ 20.0 B
Belgium
01/16/17
09:00
Trade Balance
NOV P
€ 0.2 B
Belgium
01/16/17
18:50
Core Machinery Orders (M-o-M)
NOV
-1.97 %
4.1 %
Japan
01/16/17
19:30
New Motor Vehicle Sales (M-o-M)
DEC
-0.6 %
Australia
01/16/17
19:30
New Motor Vehicle Sales (Y-o-Y)
DEC
-1.1 %
Australia
01/16/17
19:30
Home Loans
NOV
2 %
-0.8 %
Australia
01/16/17
19:30
Investment Lending
NOV
0.7 %
Australia
01/16/17
23:30
Capacity Utilization Rate
NOV
1.4 %
Japan
01/16/17
23:30
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
NOV F
1.5 %
0.0 %
Japan
01/16/17
23:30
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
NOV F
-1.4 %
Japan
01/17/17
Exports
DEC
SGD 40.23 B
Singapore
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