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Major Averages Set Record Highs Ahead Of Fed Announcement - U.S. Commentary

While buying interest was somewhat subdued, stocks moved modestly higher over the course of the trading session on Tuesday. ....

Modest Strength Visible On Wall Street In Mid-Day Trading - U.S. Commentary

With traders looking ahead to tomorrow's monetary policy announcement by the Federal Reserve, stocks are turning in a ....

Major Averages Posting Modest Gains In Morning Trading - U.S. Commentary

Stocks are seeing modest strength in morning trading on Tuesday, extending a recent upward trend. With the upward move on the ....

Japanese Market Flat Amid Cautious Trades

The Japanese stock market is flat on Wednesday after opening higher following the positive cues overnight from ....

Australian Market Declines

The Australian stock market is declining on Wednesday with stocks lower across the board, despite the positive ....

Japanese Market Notably Higher

The Japanese stock market, which resumed trading after a public holiday on Monday, is notably higher on ....
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Japan August Trade Surplus Y113.642 Billion



Japan posted a merchandise trade surplus of 113.642 billion yen in August, the Ministry of Finance said on Wednesday. That beat forecasts for a surplus of 104.4 billion yen, although it was down from 418.8 billion yen in July. Exports climbed 18.1 percent on year to 6.278 trillion yen, beating forecasts for a gain of 14.3 percent and up from ....
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Dollar Weakening As Investors Await Fed Announcement



The dollar is losing ground against all of its major rivals Tuesday afternoon. The Federal Reserve began its 2-day policy meeting and will announce its decision Wednesday afternoon. The Fed is widely expected to leave interest rates unchanged when it concludes its policy meeting after the European close tomorrow. However, traders will be ....
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European Economics Preview: German Economic Sentiment Data Due



Economic confidence from Germany is due on Tuesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 4.00 am ET, the European Central Bank is scheduled to issue euro area current account data for July. The current account surplus totaled a seasonally adjusted EUR 21.2 billion in June. In the meantime, Italy' current account data is ....

OECD Sees Further Uptick In Global Growth In 2018

The global economy is set for a further uptick next year, but strong sustainable, and inclusive medium-term growth is not yet ....

UK Retail Sales Growth Accelerates In August

UK retail sales increased at a faster pace in August, data from the Office for National Statistics showed ....

Germany's Producer Price Inflation At 3-Month High

Germany's producer prices increased at the fastest pace in three months in August, Destatis reported Wednesday. Producer ....

Treasuries Move Modestly Lower Ahead Of Fed Announcement

Treasuries moved modestly lower over the course of the trading day on Tuesday, extending the downward trend ....

CAC 40 Edges Up As Investors Await Fed's Rate Decision

French shares rose slightly on Wednesday ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's monetary policy decision due later in the day, ....

DAX Holds Steady Ahead Of Fed Decision

German shares edged higher on Wednesday, with some deal-making news and expectations of a more dovish ECB supporting ....

The Swiss Stock Market Climbed In Cautious Trade

The Swiss stock market got off to a weak start Tuesday, but managed to climb into positive territory later in the morning. ....

High Corporate Tax Cost US Companies $510 Bln, Pushed 4700 Offshore: Report

A globally competitive U.S. corporate income tax rate of 20 percent would have kept 4,700 companies in the United States from ....

Senate Intel Committee Postpones Interview With Trump Lawyer

Leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee announced Tuesday they have postponed an interview with President Donald Trump's ....

Trump Lashes Out At North Korea, Iran In Speech To U.N.

President Donald Trump had harsh words for the leaders of North Korea and Iran in his first address to the United Nations ....

U.S. Import And Export Prices Climb More Than Expected In August

A report released by the Labor Department on Tuesday showed increases in U.S. import and export prices in the month of ....

U.S. Housing Starts Unexpectedly Drop 0.8% In August

New residential construction in the U.S. unexpectedly decreased in the month of August, according to a report released by the ....

OECD Sees Further Uptick In Global Growth In 2018

The global economy is set for a further uptick next year, but strong sustainable, and inclusive medium-term growth is not yet ....

RBA's Ellis Says Global Economy In Better Shape

The global economy is looking better than it did a year ago and this is positive news for the Australian economy too, Reserve ....

Home Prices Rise In Fewer Chinese Cities In August

Home prices increased in fewer Chinese cities in August, figures from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Monday. ....

OECD Sees Further Uptick In Global Growth In 2018

The global economy is set for a further uptick next year, but strong sustainable, and inclusive medium-term growth is not yet ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
09/20/17
Capital Account Balance - BoP
Q2
€ 1372 M
€ 137 M
Hungary
09/20/17
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q2
€ 1.75 B
€ 2.13 B
€ 0.95 (R) B
Hungary
09/20/17
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q2
€ 2478 M
€ 242 M
Hungary
09/20/17
Capital Account Balance - BoP
Q2
€ 100.14 M
€ 75.00 M
Lithuania
09/20/17
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q2
€ -123.52 M
€ -262.49 M
Lithuania
09/20/17
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q2
€ -8.05 M
€ -271.69 M
Lithuania
09/20/17
Capital Account Balance - BoP
Q2
€ -248 M
Luxembourg
09/20/17
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q2
€ 462 M
Luxembourg
09/20/17
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q2
€ 214 M
Luxembourg
09/20/17
Current Account Balance - BoP
JUL
€ 1569.4 M
€ 842.3 M
Greece
09/20/17
Capital Account Balance - BoP
JUL
€ 27.7 M
€ 109.7 M
Greece
09/20/17
Financial Account Balance - BoP
JUL
€ 1008.9 M
€ 545.0 M
Greece
09/20/17
Current Account Balance - BoP
JUL
€ 787.31 M
€ 12.77 M
Portugal
09/20/17
Capital Account Balance - BoP
JUL
€ 177.68 M
€ 116.15 M
Portugal
09/20/17
Financial Account Balance - BoP
JUL
€ 1083.06 M
€ 621.32 M
Portugal
09/20/17
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
Indonesia
09/20/17
Interest Rate Decision
-
-0.1 %
-0.10 %
Japan
09/20/17
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
Japan
09/20/17
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
Eurozone
09/20/17
00:01
CPI (M-o-M)
AUG
0.9 %
-0.2 %
Malaysia
09/20/17
00:01
CPI (Y-o-Y)
AUG
3.7 %
3 %
3.2 %
Malaysia
09/20/17
01:00
PPI (M-o-M)
AUG
0.8 %
0.4 %
Estonia
09/20/17
01:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
AUG
4.7 %
4.1 %
Estonia
09/20/17
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
AUG
0.2 %
0.3 %
0.2 %
Germany
09/20/17
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
AUG
2.6 %
2.65 %
2.3 %
Germany
09/20/17
04:00
CPI (M-o-M)
AUG
0.1 %
0.3 %
South Africa
09/20/17
04:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
AUG
4.8 %
4.6 %
South Africa
09/20/17
04:30
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
AUG
1.0 %
0.18 %
0.6 (R) %
UK
09/20/17
04:30
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
AUG
2.4 %
1.25 %
1.4 (R) %
UK
09/20/17
04:30
Retail Sales - Ex. Auto (M-o-M)
AUG
1.0 %
0.1 %
0.7 (R) %
UK
09/20/17
04:30
Retail Sales - Ex. Auto (Y-o-Y)
AUG
2.8 %
1.4 %
1.7 (R) %
UK
09/20/17
09:00
CB Coincidence Index
AUG
2.3 %
India
09/20/17
09:00
CB Leading Index
AUG
-0.9 %
India
09/20/17
10:00
FOMC Meeting
-
-
United States
09/20/17
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Inventories
AUG
1.92 M
United States
09/20/17
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Sales
AUG
5.45 M
5.44 M
United States
09/20/17
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Price
AUG
258.30 K
United States
09/20/17
10:30
EIA Crude Oil Inventory (Barrels)
SEP 15
468.2
United States
09/20/17
13:00
EIA Crude Oil Price
SEP 15
$ 48.60
United States
09/20/17
14:00
Interest Rate Decision
-
1.25 %
1.00 - 1.25 %
United States
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