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Stocks Fluctuate But S&P 500 Still Reaches New Record High - U.S. Commentary

After closing mixed for three straight days, stocks are turning in another relatively lackluster performance during trading ....

Stocks Turning In Yet Another Mixed Performance - U.S. Commentary

With traders digesting a slew of catalysts, stocks have fluctuated over the course of morning trading on Friday. The major ....

Stocks May Turn In A Mixed Performance In Early Trading - U.S. Commentary

Stocks may continue to experience choppy trading on Friday, extending the lackluster performance seen over the past several ....

Japanese Market Lower Ahead Of BOJ Decision

The Japanese stock market is lower on Friday, as the yen strengthened and investors turned cautious ahead of ....

Australian Market Flat Amid Cautious Trades

The Australian stock market is flat on Friday following the lackluster cues from Wall Street and as investors ....

Japanese Market Declines On Stronger Yen

The Japanese stock market is declining on Thursday, with exporters' shares dragged lower by a stronger yen ....
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Dollar Losing Ground After Q2 GDP Disappoints



The dollar is falling against all of its major competitors Friday afternoon, after the U.S. GDP report for the second quarter came in weaker than anticipated. The U.S. currency is turning in its weakest performance against the Japanese Yen, after the Bank of Japan announced further stimulus. Growth in U.S. economic activity in the second quarter ....
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European Economics Preview: Eurozone GDP, CPI Data Due



Quarterly national accounts, consumer prices and unemployment from euro area are due on Friday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news. At 1.30 am ET, the French statistical office Insee releases GDP data. GDP is forecast to grow 0.2 percent sequentially in the second quarter, slower than the 0.6 percent rise posted a quarter ....
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Australia PPI Gains 0.1% On Quarter, 1.0% On Year



Final demand producer prices in Australia advanced 0.1 percent on quarter and 1.0 percent on year in the second quarter of 2016, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Friday. Domestic prices added 0.3 percent on quarter and 0.9 percent on year, while import prices slipped 1.6 percent on quarter and climbed 2.1 percent on year. The ....

Eurocoin Indicator At 4-month High

A measure of signaling the pace of growth in the euro area rose for a second straight month in July to its strongest level in ....

Russia Holds Key Rate Unchanged After June Reduction

Russia's central bank left its key interest rates unchanged on Friday, citing that inflation and a nascent rebound in ....

Spain Inflation Continues To Remain Negative

Spain's consumer prices continued to remain negative in July, flash estimate from the statistical office INE showed Friday. ....

Treasuries Close Notably Higher Following Disappointing GDP Data

After ending the previous session roughly flat, treasuries showed a strong upward move over the course of the ....

Treasuries Finish Choppy Trading Session Nearly Flat

After moving notably higher over the course of the previous session, treasuries showed a lack of direction ....

Seven-Year Note Auction Attracts Average Demand

Finishing off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $28 billion ....

The Swiss Stock Market Finished With A Small Gain - UBS & Sika In Focus

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with a modest increase. The market quickly recovered from a weak start and ....

CAC 40 Marginally Higher In Choppy Trade; Banks Outperform

French shares eked out modest gains in choppy trade Friday, with banks pacing gainers ahead of the results of "stress tests" ....

DAX Holds Steady As Banks Rally

German shares rose on Friday, with banks pacing gainers ahead of the results of "stress tests" on the 51 largest euro-area ....

Clinton, Trump Virtually Tied In Missouri In New Poll

Missouri may be returning to its status as a national barometer for presidential elections, according to the results of a new ....

Trump Slams Clinton For Not Mentioning Radical Islam

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has slammed his Democratic rival for not mentioning radical Islam in her ....

Hillary Clinton Officially Accepts Democratic Presidential Nomination

Hillary Rodham Clinton has officially accepted the Democratic Party's nomination for president, giving emphasis to the idea ....

U.S. GDP Climbs Less Than Expected In Q2

Growth in U.S. economic activity in the second quarter accelerated from the first quarter, according to the initial estimate ....

U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Rise Slightly More Than Expected

First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits rose by slightly more than expected in the week ended July 23rd, according ....

Fed Leaves Interest Rates Unchanged Once Again

As was widely expected, the Federal Reserve announced Wednesday it has decided to maintain the target range for the federal ....

Japan Auto Production Declines In June

Japan's automobile production declined in June after recovering a month ago, the Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association ....

BoJ Expands ETF Purchase Target

The Bank of Japan raised the target for exchange-traded fund purchases, while holding its interest rate on Friday. The ....

Japan PM Abe Announces $266 Bln Economic Stimulus

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Wednesday said his government is set to unveil a stimulus package of more than 28 ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
07/29/16
GDP (Q-o-Q)
Q2
0.3 %
0.5 %
0.4 %
Austria
07/29/16
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q2
1.2 %
1.3 %
1.3 %
Austria
07/29/16
00:00
PPI (M-o-M)
JUN
0.4 %
-0.7 %
Malaysia
07/29/16
00:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-1.3 %
-2.1 %
Malaysia
07/29/16
PPI (M-o-M)
JUN
0.4 %
0.3 %
Austria
07/29/16
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-2.4 %
-2.8 %
Austria
07/29/16
PPI (M-o-M)
JUN
-0.1 %
0.5 %
Cyprus
07/29/16
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-4.8 %
-4.9 (R) %
Cyprus
07/29/16
PPI (M-o-M)
JUN
0.5 %
0.6 (R) %
Italy
07/29/16
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-3.0 %
-3.6 (R) %
Italy
07/29/16
M2 Money Supply (M-o-M)
JUN
0.1 %
0.6 %
Malaysia
07/29/16
M2 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
JUN
1.8 %
2.2 %
Malaysia
07/29/16
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
JUN
12.4 %
13.5 %
Philippines
07/29/16
Official Foreign Reserves
JUN
DKK 452.3 B
DKK 426.9 B
Denmark
07/29/16
Current Account Balance - BoP
MAY
€ 2.84 B
€ 2.64 B
Spain
07/29/16
Capital Account Balance - BoP
MAY
€ 282 M
€ 35 M
Spain
07/29/16
Financial Account Balance - BoP
MAY
€ -1.07 M
€ 10.77 M
Spain
07/29/16
Unemployment Rate
JUN
11.6 %
11.4 %
11.5 %
Italy
07/29/16
M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)
JUN
0.01 %
1.3 %
Slovakia
07/29/16
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
JUN
8.8 %
9.9 %
Slovakia
07/29/16
M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)
JUN
0.7 %
1.1 %
Philippines
07/29/16
CPI (M-o-M)
JUL P
0.2 %
0.1 %
Italy
07/29/16
CPI (Y-o-Y)
JUL P
-0.1 %
-0.3 %
-0.4 %
Italy
07/29/16
CPI - EU Harmonised (M-o-M)
JUL P
-0.1 %
0.2 %
Italy
07/29/16
CPI - EU Harmonised (Y-o-Y)
JUL P
-1.8 %
-0.2 %
-0.2 %
Italy
07/29/16
01:00
Housing Starts (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-2.5 %
9.8 %
Japan
07/29/16
01:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
JUL
4 %
6 %
Estonia
07/29/16
01:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
JUL
8 %
8 %
Estonia
07/29/16
01:00
PPI (M-o-M)
JUN
-3.3 %
5.4 %
Singapore
07/29/16
01:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-8.0 %
-5.4 %
Singapore
07/29/16
01:30
GDP (Q-o-Q)
Q2 P
0.0 %
0.2 %
0.6 %
France
07/29/16
01:30
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q2 P
1.4 %
1.6 %
1.3 %
France
07/29/16
02:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
JUN
-0.1 %
0.25 %
0.7 (R) %
Germany
07/29/16
02:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
JUN
2.7 %
1.4 %
2.8 (R) %
Germany
07/29/16
02:00
Exports
MAY F
€ 4.32 B
€ 4.28 B
Finland
07/29/16
02:00
Imports
MAY F
€ 4.44 B
€ 4.51 B
Finland
07/29/16
02:00
Trade Balance
MAY F
€ -125 M
€ -231 M
Finland
07/29/16
02:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
JUN
5.88 %
6.41 (R) %
South Africa
07/29/16
02:45
Consumer Spending (Y-o-Y)
JUN
0.6 %
1.65 %
2.2 %
France
07/29/16
02:45
Consumer Spending (M-o-M)
JUN
-0.8 %
0.03 %
-0.8 (R) %
France
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