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Nasdaq, S&P 500 Reach New Record Closing Highs - U.S. Commentary

Following the strength seen in the previous session, stocks saw some further upside during trading on Tuesday. The advance on ....

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

Stocks have moved mostly higher during trading on Tuesday, extending a recent upward trend. With the continued advanced, the ....

Upbeat Earnings News May Lead To Strength On Wall Street

The major U.S. index futures are pointing to a higher opening on Tuesday, with stocks poised to extend the upward move seen ....

Japanese Market Declines

The Japanese stock market is declining on Wednesday after rising to a 26-year high in the previous session and ....

Australian Market Modestly Higher

The Australian stock market is modestly higher on Wednesday, extending gains from the previous session, ....

Japanese Market Rises Ahead Of BOJ Decision

The Japanese stock market is rising on Tuesday, tracking a weaker yen and the positive cues overnight from ....
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Japan December Trade Surplus Y358.971 Billion



Japan posted a merchandise trade surplus of 358.971 billion yen in December, the Ministry of Finance said on Wednesday - down 43.5 percent on year. The headline figure was shy of expectations for a surplus 520.0 billion yen following the 113.4 billion yen surplus in November. Exports climbed 9.3 percent on year to 7.302 trillion yen, also ....
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Dollar Drops Against Yen After BoJ Leaves Rates Unchanged



After a positive start to the day, the dollar has turned lower against all of its major rivals Tuesday afternoon. The continued U.S. data drought is keeping some investors on the sidelines despite the progress made by lawmakers to end the U.S. government shutdown. The U.S. Senate voted 81 to 18 in favor of limiting debate on a short-term ....
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European Economics Preview: Germany's Economic Sentiment Data Due



Economic confidence from Germany and public finance from the UK are due on Tuesday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, Turkey's consumer confidence data is due for January. At 4.30 am ET, the Office for National Statistics is set to publish UK public finance figures for December. The budget deficit is ....

UK Manufacturing Activity Strengthens: CBI

Growth in manufacturing output and domestic and export orders picked up in three months to January, the Industrial Trends ....

Lenders Report Increase In Eurozone Loan Demand: ECB Survey

Eurozone banks reported continued increase in loan demand across all categories in the fourth quarter, the bank lending ....

German Economic Confidence Improves In January

Germany's economic confidence improved in January, survey results from the Mannheim-based think tank ZEW showed Tuesday. ....

Treasuries Regain Ground Following Recent Weakness

After trending lower over the past few sessions, treasuries regained some ground during the trading day on ....

Two-Year Note Auction Attracts Above Average Demand

The Treasury Department kicked off this week's series of long-term securities auctions with the sale of $26 ....

Treasuries Extend Decline Amid Signs Of Government Shutdown Ending

After an early fluctuation, treasuries moved higher over the course of the trading session on Monday, ....

The Swiss Stock Market Climbed On Strength Of Index Heavyweights

The Swiss stock market ended Tuesday's session in the green. The positive performance of the index heavyweights helped to ....

CAC 40 Rises In Early Trade; Carrefour Shares Jump Over 6%

French shares were modestly higher on Tuesday after the three-day U.S. government shutdown ended and the Bank of Japan ....

European Markets Extend Gains As U.S. Government Shutdown Ends

While the European markets were stuck in another sideways trading pattern Tuesday, the majority of the markets finished with ....

Senate Votes To Advance Bill To End Government Shutdown

Amid a government shutdown, the Senate voted Monday to move forward on a short-term spending bill to re-open the ....

Women March In Las Vegas In Major Push To Elect Democrats

As protesters held anti-Donald Trump rallies across the United States to mark the first anniversary of his inauguration, ....

Tump's Call For 'nuclear-option' In Shutdown Battle Ignites Resistance

President Donald Trump's call on Republican lawmakers to go for the so-called "nuclear-option" to reopen the government has ....

Goldman Sachs Warns High Networth Clients Of Bitcoin Bubble

Global investment giant Goldman Sachs has warned its high networth clients that Bitcoin's price surge has pushed the virtual ....

S. Korean Banks To Start Issuing New Crypto Trading Accounts: Report

South Korean banks are set to issue new real-name accounts for cryptocurrency transactions next week, when a ban on virtual ....

Leading Indian Banks Suspend Accounts Of Bitcoin Exchanges

Some prominent banks in India collectively suspended accounts of Bitcoin exchanges, probably to check suspicious ....

Japan Leading Index Rises Less Than Estimate

Japan's leading index climbed less than estimated in November but remained at the highest level in nearly four years, final ....

Malaysia's Inflation Rises Slightly In December

Malaysia's inflation rose slightly, as expected, in December, data from the Department of Statistics revealed ....

Japan's Convenience Store Sales Decline In December

Japan's convenience store sales decreased again in December, figures from Japan Franchise Association showed Monday. ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
01/24/18
00:00
Leading Index
NOV F
108.3 %
106.5 (R) %
Japan
01/24/18
00:00
Coincidence Index
NOV F
117.9
116.4 (R)
Japan
01/24/18
00:00
Lagging Index
NOV F
118.8
118.6 (R)
Japan
01/24/18
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
DEC
0.6 %
Finland
01/24/18
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
3.6 %
Finland
01/24/18
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
DEC
0.5 %
Spain
01/24/18
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
3.1 %
Spain
01/24/18
03:00
CPI (M-o-M)
DEC
0.1 %
South Africa
01/24/18
03:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
4.6 %
South Africa
01/24/18
03:00
PMI Composite
JAN P
59.4
59.6
France
01/24/18
03:00
PMI Services
JAN P
59.5
59.1
France
01/24/18
03:00
Business Climate Indicator
JAN
97.5
Czech Republic
01/24/18
03:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JAN
110.0
Czech Republic
01/24/18
03:00
PMI Manufacturing
JAN P
58.5
58.8
France
01/24/18
03:30
PMI Manufacturing
JAN P
63
63.3
Germany
01/24/18
03:30
PMI Composite
JAN P
59
58.9
Germany
01/24/18
03:30
PMI Services
JAN P
55.5
55.8
Germany
01/24/18
04:00
PMI Composite
JAN P
58.1
58.1
Eurozone
01/24/18
04:00
PMI Services
JAN P
56.65
56.6
Eurozone
01/24/18
04:00
PMI Manufacturing
JAN P
60.45
60.6
Eurozone
01/24/18
04:00
Wage Cost Index (M-o-M)
DEC
0.1 %
Iceland
01/24/18
04:00
Wage Cost Index (Y-o-Y)
DEC
7.1 %
Iceland
01/24/18
04:30
Avg Earnings ex bonus (3M-o-Y)
NOV
2.4 %
2.3 %
UK
01/24/18
04:30
Avg Earnings Inc bonus (3M-o-Y)
NOV
2.5 %
2.5 %
UK
01/24/18
04:30
Claimant Count Rate
NOV
2.3 %
UK
01/24/18
04:30
ILO Unemployment Rate
NOV
4.3 %
4.3 %
UK
01/24/18
04:30
Jobless Claims Change
DEC
1 K
5.9 K
UK
01/24/18
05:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
DEC
7.0 %
Bulgaria
01/24/18
09:00
House Price Index (M-o-M)
NOV
0.5 %
United States
01/24/18
09:45
PMI Manufacturing
JAN P
55.1
United States
01/24/18
09:45
PMI Composite
JAN P
54.1
United States
01/24/18
09:45
PMI Services
JAN P
53.7
United States
01/24/18
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Inventories
DEC
1.67 M
United States
01/24/18
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Sales
DEC
5.6 M
5.81 M
United States
01/24/18
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Price
DEC
248.0 K
United States
01/24/18
10:30
CB Coincidence Index
NOV
0.1 %
Australia
01/24/18
10:30
CB Leading Index
NOV
0.3 %
Australia
01/24/18
10:30
EIA Crude Oil Inventory (Barrels)
JAN 19
412.7 M
United States
01/24/18
13:00
EIA Crude Oil Price
JAN 19
$ 63.27
United States
01/24/18
16:45
CPI (Q-o-Q)
Q4
0.4 %
0.5 %
New Zealand
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