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Dow Ends 8-Day Losing Streak But Nasdaq Edges Lower - U.S. Commentary

Stocks moved mostly higher during trading on Friday, although the tech-heavy Nasdaq ended the day modestly below the ....

Stocks Mostly Higher But Nasdaq Posting Modest Loss - U.S. Commentary

Stocks are mostly higher in mid-day trading on Friday, although the tech-heavy Nasdaq continues to linger modestly below the ....

Major Averages Turn Mixed After Seeing Initial Strength - U.S. Commentary

After initially moving to the upside, stocks have turned mixed over the course of morning trading on Friday. The Dow and the ....

Japanese Market Declines

The Japanese stock market is declining on Friday, tracking a stronger yen and the weak cues from Wall Street ....

Australian Market Edges Higher

The Australian stock market is edging higher on Friday despite the weak cues from Wall Street and lower ....

Sensex Rises 257 Points On Global Cues; Nifty Ends Above 10,800

Indian shares rallied on Friday, mirroring firm cues from global markets as better-than-expected Eurozone PMI ....
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Dollar Losing Ground As Week Draws To A Close



The dollar is losing ground against all of its major rivals Friday afternoon. The lack of U.S. economic data kept some investors on the sidelines at the end of the trading week. Trade concerns continued to weigh on sentiment after President Donald Trump threatened to impose a 20 percent tariff on all cars imported to the U.S. from the European ....
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European Economics Preview: Bank Of England Rate Decision Due



Interest rate announcements from the Bank of England and Swiss National Bank are due on Thursday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news. At 2.45 am ET, France's statistical office Insee publishes manufacturing sentiment survey data. The confidence index is seen falling to 108 in June from 109 in May. At 3.00 am ET, average ....
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Dollar Drops Against British Pound After BoE Announcement



The dollar is losing ground against all of its major rivals Thursday afternoon, but it losses are more pronounced against the British pound. The pound rallied after today's policy statement from the Bank of England. Bank of England's rate-setting body witnessed a growing divide at the June meeting, after its chief economist Andrew Haldane joined ....

Eurozone Private Sector Expands At Faster Pace

The euro area private sector expanded at a faster pace in June, flash data from IHS Markit showed Friday. The composite ....

France's Private Sector Growth Accelerates On Services Activity

France's private sector expanded at a faster pace in June driven by an acceleration in services economy, flash survey data ....

BoE Chief Says Treasury's Funding To Strengthen Balance Sheet

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said Treasury's GBP 1.2 billion capital injection announcement is a ground-breaking ....

Treasuries Close Roughly Flat After Recovering From Initial Drop

After recovering from an initial move to the downside, treasuries showed a lack of direction over the course ....

Treasuries Move Back To The Upside Amid Lingering Trade Concerns

Following the pullback seen in the previous session, treasuries moved back to the upside during the trading ....

The Swiss Stock Market Rallied Higher At The Close Of The Trading Week

The Swiss stock market bounced back in a big way Friday, ending the session with a substantial gain after struggling for much ....

CAC 40 Rises As Greece Gets Debt Relief

French stocks rebounded on Friday after finance ministers from 19 nations finalized plans to get Greece out of its eight-year ....

DAX Rises Led By Banks

German stocks eked out modest gains on Friday after finance ministers from 19 nations finalized plans to get Greece out of ....

Trump Threatens To Impose 20% Tariff On Cars Imported From Europe

In a move likely to further inflame global trade tensions, President Donald Trump has threatened to impose a 20 percent ....

Time Magazine Features Trump With Crying Honduran Girl On Its Cover

Addressing the media before leaving Singapore after his historic summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un earlier this ....

Trump: GOP Should "Stop Wasting Their Time On Immigration" Until After Elections

With House Republican apparently struggling to secure enough votes to pass a compromise immigration reform bill, President ....

Philly Fed Index Drops Much More Than Expected In June

A report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Thursday showed a much bigger than expected slowdown in the ....

U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Edge Down To 218,000

First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits edged lower in the week ended June 16th, according to a report released by ....

Crypto Weekly - Jun. 22

Bitcoin and its peers had a sluggish start to the week after sentiment was hurt by a bleak view on

Malaysia Appoints Former 1MDB Investigator As Central Bank Governor

Malaysia's government appointed Datuk Nor Shamsiah Mohd Yunus as the new Governor of Bank Negara Malaysia. Her five-year ....

Fitch Affirms S. Korea's Sovereign Ratings

Fitch Ratings maintained South Korea's sovereign rating at 'AA-' with a 'stable' outlook on Friday. The agency said ....

Taiwan Central Bank Holds Key Rates

Taiwan's central bank kept its key interest rates unchanged on Thursday. The central bank kept the discount rate at 1.375 ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
06/23/18
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
MAY
-7.8 %
Lithuania
06/23/18
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
MAY
3.0 %
Lithuania
06/23/18
Manufacturing Production (M-o-M)
MAY
-7.2 %
Lithuania
06/23/18
Manufacturing Production (Y-o-Y)
MAY
4.9 %
Lithuania
06/25/18
Trade Balance
APR
€ -496.2 M
Luxembourg
06/25/18
Exports
APR
€ 1095.0 M
Luxembourg
06/25/18
Imports
APR
€ 1591.2 M
Luxembourg
06/25/18
Exports
MAY
$ 14.47 B
Indonesia
06/25/18
Imports
MAY
$ 16.10 B
Indonesia
06/25/18
Trade Balance
MAY
$ -1.63 B
Indonesia
06/25/18
Capital Account Balance - BoP
MAY
$ 42 M
Brazil
06/25/18
Current Account Balance - BoP
MAY
$ 0.62 B
Brazil
06/25/18
Financial Account Balance - BoP
MAY
$ 1.21` B
Brazil
06/25/18
01:00
Coincidence Index
APR F
116.3
Japan
06/25/18
01:00
Lagging Index
APR F
118.5
Japan
06/25/18
01:00
Leading Index
APR F
104.4
Japan
06/25/18
01:00
CPI (M-o-M)
MAY
-0.5 %
Singapore
06/25/18
01:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
0.1 %
Singapore
06/25/18
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAY
0.4 %
Finland
06/25/18
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
3.3 %
Finland
06/25/18
03:00
Business Climate Indicator
JUN
99.2
Czech Republic
06/25/18
03:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
113.8
Czech Republic
06/25/18
03:00
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q1
CHF 19.68 B
Switzerland
06/25/18
03:00
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q1
CHF 528 M
Switzerland
06/25/18
03:00
Capital Account Balance - BoP
Q1
CHF 50 M
Switzerland
06/25/18
03:00
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
APR
-1.6 %
Austria
06/25/18
03:00
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
APR
3.9 %
Austria
06/25/18
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAY
0.7 %
Spain
06/25/18
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
1.9 %
Spain
06/25/18
04:00
Unemployment Rate
APR
6.3 %
Poland
06/25/18
04:00
Germany IFO - Business Climate
JUN
101.6 %
102.2 %
Germany
06/25/18
04:00
Germany IFO - Current Assessment
JUN
106.0 %
Germany
06/25/18
04:00
Germany IFO - Expectations
JUN
98.5 %
Germany
06/25/18
05:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
MAY
8.2 %
Bulgaria
06/25/18
05:00
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ 1395.06 M
Malta
06/25/18
05:00
Capital Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ 43.69 M
Malta
06/25/18
05:00
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ 1254.25 M
Malta
06/25/18
07:30
Capacity Utilization Rate
JUN
78.2 %
Turkey
06/25/18
09:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
APR
0.9 %
Mexico
06/25/18
09:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
APR
1.2 %
Mexico
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