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Stocks Reach Record Highs On Optimism About Tax Reform - U.S. Commentary

Stocks moved notably higher during trading on Friday following the downturn seen over the course of the previous session. The ....

Major Averages Hovering Firmly In Positive Territory - U.S. Commentary

Following the downturn seen over the course of the previous session, stocks have moved notably higher during trading on ....

Stocks Move Mostly Higher On Optimism About Tax Reform - U.S. Commentary

Stocks have moved mostly higher over the course of morning trading on Friday following the downturn seen in the previous ....

Japanese Market Rises

The Japanese stock market is rising on Monday for the first time in five days, buoyed by a weaker yen and the ....

Australian Market Advances

The Australian stock market is advancing on Monday following the fresh record highs on Wall Street Friday amid ....

Sensex, Nifty Pare Early Losses

Indian shares erased steep early losses to trade largely unchanged on Monday as the latest trends suggested ....
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Japan November Trade Surplus Y113.357 Billion



Japan posted a merchandise trade surplus of 113.357 billion yen in November, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday - down 22.6 percent on year. The headline figure beat forecasts for a deficit of 40.0 billion yen following the 285.4 billion yen surplus in October. Exports were up 16.2 percent on year to 6.930 trillion yen, topping ....
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Dollar Rising On Tax Reform Optimism



The dollar is gaining ground against its major rivals Friday afternoon, despite a pair of weaker than expected U.S. economic reports. The gains are being driven by optimism over U.S. tax reform after some comments from President Trump this morning. "We're putting in a tremendous child tax credit, and it is increasing on a daily basis," Trump ....
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U.S. Industrial Production Rises Less Than Expected In November



After reporting a much bigger than expected increase in U.S. industrial production in the previous month, the Federal Reserve released a report on Friday showing that production rose by less than expected in the month of November. The Fed said industrial production edged up by 0.2 percent in November after jumping by an upwardly revised 1.2 ....

European Economics Preview: Eurozone Final Inflation Data Due

Final consumer price data from euro area is due on Monday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 3.00 ....

Russia Cuts Key Rate By 50 Bps

Russia's central bank decided to lower the rate by half a percentage point after a quarter point cut in October. The Board ....

Eurozone Trade Surplus At 3-Month Low

The Eurozone trade surplus declined to a three-month low in October as exports dropped amid an increase in imports, figures ....

Treasuries Close Modestly Lower But Well Off Worst Levels

After ending the previous session roughly flat, treasuries saw modest weakness during the trading day on ....

The Swiss Stock Market Inched Higher As Roche Provides Support

The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session with a small increase. The market was stuck in a sideways trend for the ....

DAX Edges Lower Again

The German market is extending losses to a third successive session, tracking weak cues from Asia. Uncertainty about ....

European Shares Seen Up On Optimism Over US Tax Bill

European stocks look set to open higher on Monday as traders remain optimistic about U.S. Republican lawmakers passing tax ....

Trump Calls Putin To Thank Him For Praising 'Strong US Economy'

US President Donald Trump, who is accused of colliding with Russia in the presidential election campaign, has expressed ....

New York Manufacturing Index Falls More Than Expected In December

Growth in New York manufacturing activity slowed by more than anticipated in the month of December, according to a report ....

U.S. Industrial Production Rises Less Than Expected In November

After reporting a much bigger than expected increase in U.S. industrial production in the previous month, the Federal Reserve ....

New York Manufacturing Index Indicates Slower Growth In December

Growth in New York manufacturing activity slowed by more than anticipated in the month of December, according to a report ....

Japanese Firms' Inflation Expectations Rise: BoJ Tankan

Japanese companies' inflation expectations increased in the fourth quarter, survey results from the Bank of Japan showed ....

Singapore NODX Grows More Than Expected In November

Singapore's non-oil domestic exports grew at a faster-than-expected pace in November, data from the International Enterprise ....

Japan November Trade Surplus Y113.357 Billion

Japan posted a merchandise trade surplus of 113.357 billion yen in November, the Ministry of Finance said on Monday - down ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
12/18/17
Trade Balance
OCT
€ 5 B
€ 4.93 B
Italy
12/18/17
Imports
OCT
€ 33.02 B
Italy
12/18/17
Exports
OCT
€ 37.96 B
Italy
12/18/17
Trade Balance - Non EU
OCT
€ 4.09 B
Italy
12/18/17
Trade Balance EU
OCT
€ 0.84 B
Italy
12/18/17
03:00
CPI (M-o-M)
NOV
0.4 %
0.1 %
Austria
12/18/17
03:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
NOV
2.7 %
2.2 %
Austria
12/18/17
03:00
CPI - EU Harmonised (M-o-M)
NOV
0.2 %
Austria
12/18/17
03:00
CPI - EU Harmonised (Y-o-Y)
NOV
2.3 %
Austria
12/18/17
03:00
CPI - EU Harmonised (M-o-M)
NOV
0.3 %
Slovakia
12/18/17
03:00
CPI - EU Harmonised (Y-o-Y)
NOV
1.8 %
Slovakia
12/18/17
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
NOV
0.5 %
0.0 %
Czech Republic
12/18/17
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
NOV
1.5 %
1.1 %
Czech Republic
12/18/17
03:30
Unemployment Rate
NOV
3.0 %
Hong Kong
12/18/17
05:00
Core CPI (M-o-M)
NOV
-0.1 %
Eurozone
12/18/17
05:00
Core CPI (Y-o-Y)
NOV
0.9 %
0.9 %
Eurozone
12/18/17
05:00
CPI (M-o-M)
NOV
0.1 %
0.1 %
Eurozone
12/18/17
05:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
NOV
1.5 %
1.4 %
Eurozone
12/18/17
05:00
CPI - EU Harmonised (M-o-M)
NOV
-0.7 %
Malta
12/18/17
05:00
CPI - EU Harmonised (Y-o-Y)
NOV
1.5 %
Malta
12/18/17
06:00
CBI Monthly Industrial Trends
DEC
13
17
UK
12/18/17
08:00
Wages (M-o-M)
NOV
2.3 %
Poland
12/18/17
08:00
Wages (Y-o-Y)
NOV
7.4 %
Poland
12/18/17
08:30
Canadian Investment in Foreign Securities
OCT
C$ 2.4 B
Canada
12/18/17
08:30
Foreign Investment in Canadian Securities
OCT
C$ 16.8 B
Canada
12/18/17
09:00
CB Coincidence Index
NOV
-2.0 %
India
12/18/17
09:00
CB Leading Index
NOV
-1.2 %
India
12/18/17
09:00
Consumer Confidence Index
DEC
3
Belgium
12/18/17
09:30
CB Coincidence Index
OCT
0.2 %
France
12/18/17
09:30
CB Leading Index
OCT
0.7 %
France
12/18/17
10:00
NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index
DEC
70.5
70
United States
12/18/17
16:00
PPI (M-o-M)
NOV
0.0 %
South Korea
12/18/17
16:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
NOV
3.1 %
3.5 %
South Korea
12/18/17
19:00
NBNZ Business Confidence
DEC
-39.3
New Zealand
12/19/17
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
Hungary
12/19/17
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
Sweden
12/19/17
03:00
Leading Index
OCT
98.4
South Africa
12/19/17
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
NOV
0.3 %
Slovakia
12/19/17
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
NOV
2.1 %
Slovakia
12/19/17
03:00
Consumer Confidence Index
DEC
108.0
Sweden
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