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EUR-USD4-072917.jpg The dollar is weakening against all of its major rivals Friday afternoon after the increase in the nation's economic activity met the expectations of economists. Economic activity in the U.S. increased in line with economist estimates in the second quarter, according to a report released by the Commerce...

Consumer-Shopping-072817.jpg A report released by the University of Michigan on Friday showed consumer sentiment in the U.S. deteriorated by slightly less than initially estimated in the month of July. The report said the consumer sentiment index for July was upwardly revised to 93.4 from the preliminary reading of 93.1.

USGDP-072817.jpg Economic activity in the U.S. increased in line with economist estimates in the second quarter, according to a report released by the Commerce Department on Friday. The report said real gross domestic product climbed by 2.6 percent in the second quarter.

EurozoneEcoConfidence-072817.jpg Eurozone economic confidence strengthened unexpectedly in July to near a decade-high, survey data from the European Commission showed Friday. The economic sentiment index rose slightly to 111.2 in July from 111.1 in June. The score was forecast to fall to 110.8. This was the highest score since the 2007 financial crisis.

EEP3-091614_28Jul17.jpg Economic confidence from euro area and consumer prices from Germany are due on Friday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news.

trade.jpg Final demand producer prices in Australia climbed 0.5 percent on quarter in the second quarter of 2017, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Friday - unchanged from the previous three months. On a yearly basis, producer prices jumped 1.7 percent - accelerating from 1.3 percent in the three...

japanexports-112510.jpg Overall nationwide consumer prices in Japan gained 0.4 percent on year in June, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said on Friday - in line with expectations and unchanged from the previous month. Nationwide core CPI, which excludes food prices, also gained 0.4 percent on year - again...

foreximg-300413.jpg Industrial production in South Korea eased a seasonally adjusted 0.2 percent on month in June, Statistics Korea said in Friday's preliminary reading. That was well shy of forecasts for an increase of 1.9 percent, and it follows the 0.2 percent increase in May. On a yearly basis, industrial production...

EUR-USD3-072717.jpg The dollar has begun to give back some of its early gains against the Euro and the British pound Thursday afternoon and has turned negative against the Japanese Yen. U.S. economic data proved mixed this morning, with durable goods orders coming in stronger than expected, while weekly jobless claims increased...

Durablegoods-US-072717.jpg Reflecting a sharp jump in orders for transportation equipment, the Commerce Department released a report on Thursday showing a substantial increase in new orders for U.S. manufactured durable goods in the month of June. The Commerce Department said durable goods orders spiked by 6.5 percent.

JoblessClaims-US-072717.jpg First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits rose by more than expected in the week ended July 22nd, according to a report released by the Labor Department on Thursday. The report said initial jobless claims climbed to 244,000, an increase of 10,000 from the previous week's revised level of 234,000.

EEP15-011515_27Jul17.jpg Consumer confidence from Germany is due on Thursday, headlining a light day for the European economic news.

trade.jpg Export prices in Australia skidded 5.7 percent on quarter in the second quarter of 2017, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Thursday. That missed forecasts for a decline of 5.5 percent following the 8.8 percent gain in the previous three months. The fall was driven by lower prices received...

Bank-of-Korea-040915.jpg South Korea's gross domestic product gained a seasonally adjusted 0.6 percent on quarter in the second three months of 2017, the Bank of Korea said in Thursday's preliminary reading. That was in line with expectations following the 1.1 percent gain in the first quarter. Real gross domestic income...

EUR-USD3-072617.jpg The dollar is losing ground against all of its major rivals Wednesday afternoon, after the Federal Reserve made no change to interest rates upon the conclusion of its 2-day policy meeting. The Federal Reserve still plans to raise interest rates again this year and will begin to unwind its bloated...

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