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Major Averages Finish Choppy Trading Day Modestly Higher - U.S. Commentary

Following the relatively lackluster performance in the previous session, stocks continued to experience choppy trading on ....

Major Averages Holding On To Modest Gains In Mid-Day Trading - U.S. Commentary

Modest strength remains visible on Wall Street in mid-day trading on Wednesday, with the major averages adding the slim gains ....

Stocks Move Modestly Higher In Morning Trading - U.S. Commentary

After initially showing a lack of direction, stocks have moved modestly higher over the course of morning trading on ....

Japanese Market Declines

The Japanese stock market is declining on Thursday after rising to a two-month high in the previous session, ....

Australian Market Modestly Lower

The Australian stock market is lower on Thursday in choppy trade following the modest gains overnight on Wall ....

Japanese Market Rises

The Japanese stock market is rising on Wednesday following the modest gains overnight on Wall Street and on a ....

U.S. Dollar Turns In Another Lackluster Performance



The U.S. dollar has turned in another lackluster performance during trading on Wednesday as traders digest the minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting. The greenback is currently trading at 110.83 yen compared to the 110.63 yen it fetched at the close of New York trading on Tuesday. Against the euro, the dollar is valued at $1.1340 ....
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Fed Minutes Provide Insight Into Decision To Adopt Patient Approach



Investors were provided with further insight into the Federal Reserve's decision to change the forward guidance language and indicate a patient approach to raising interest rates in the minutes of the central bank's January monetary policy meeting. The minutes released Wednesday described the Fed's discussions regarding changing the language in ....

U.S. Dollar Fluctuates Amid Uncertainty About Trade Talks



Reflecting uncertainty about trade talks between the U.S. and China, the value of the U.S. dollar has fluctuated over the course of trading on Tuesday. The U.S. dollar is currently trading at 110.60 yen compared to yesterday's 110.62 yen. Against the euro, the dollar is valued at $1.1342 compared to yesterday's $1.1311. Meanwhile, the British ....

Belgium Consumer Confidence Weakens For Fourth Month

Belgium's consumer confidence weakened for a fourth consecutive month in February, driven by a sharp deterioration in ....

Denmark Consumer Confidence Weakens In February

Denmark's consumer confidence weakened in February, survey data from Statistics Denmark showed on Wednesday. The consumer ....

Poland Industrial Production Grows More Than Forecast

Poland's industrial production expanded at a faster-than-expected pace in January, figures from Statistics Poland showed on ....

Treasuries Close Roughly Flat Following Choppy Trading Day

After failing to sustain an early move to the upside, treasuries showed a lack of direction over the course of ....

Treasuries Pull Back Off Best Levels But Close Moderately Higher

After ending last Friday's trading slightly lower, treasuries moved back to the upside over the course of the ....

CAC 40 Inches Higher As Trade Deal Hopes Grow

French stocks were moving higher on Wednesday amid optimism the U.S. and China might reach a trade deal before the March 2 ....

DAX Rises On US-China Trade Deal Hopes

German stocks rose on Wednesday on the back of well-received earnings updates and continued optimism over U.S. - China trade ....

CAC 40 Lacks Direction In Early Trade

French stocks lacked direction in early trade on Tuesday after China accused the U.S. of fueling cybersecurity fears, thus ....

House Panel Probes White House Plan To Build Nuclear Reactors In Saudi Arabia

The House of Representatives' Oversight and Reforms Committee has launched an investigation into White House efforts to ....

Bernie Sanders Officially Launches Campaign For President

In a widely anticipated move, Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., officially launched his second campaign for president on ....

16 States Sue Trump Over Emergency For Border Wall Funding

A coalition of 16 US states is suing the Trump administration over his decision to declare an emergency at the southern ....

Fed Minutes Provide Insight Into Decision To Adopt Patient Approach

Investors were provided with further insight into the Federal Reserve's decision to change the forward guidance language and ....

Oil Prices Remain Mixed Ahead Of Inventory Data

Oil prices were mixed throughout Tuesday as investors awaited inventory data due later in the day for direction. Brent ....

Gold Prices Hit Fresh 10-Month High

Gold prices continued to climb Tuesday, setting fresh 10-month highs and the dollar held firmer against the yen after the ....

Australia Unemployment Rate Unchanged At 5.0% In January

The jobless rate in Australia was a seasonally adjusted 5.0 percent in January, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on ....

Japan Manufacturing Sector Falls Into Contraction In February - Nikkei

The manufacturing sector in Japan slipped into contraction in February, the latest survey from Nikkei revealed on Thursday ....

Australia Jobless Rate Steady At 5.0% In January

The unemployment rate in Australia came in at a seasonally adjusted 5.0 percent in January, the Australian Bureau of ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
02/20/19
Wholesale Sales (Q-o-Q)
Q4
2.5 %
2.8 %
Singapore
02/20/19
Wholesale Sales (Y-o-Y)
Q4
16.9 %
4.9 %
Singapore
02/20/19
Capital Account Balance - BoP
DEC
€ -34.3 M
€ 284.4 M
Greece
02/20/19
Current Account Balance - BoP
DEC
€ -1513.9 M
€ -1416.9 M
Greece
02/20/19
Financial Account Balance - BoP
DEC
€ -1691.2 M
€ -612.2 M
Greece
02/20/19
Unemployment Rate
JAN
5.1 %
5.0 %
Luxembourg
02/20/19
Capital Account Balance - BoP
DEC
€ 316.34 M
Portugal
02/20/19
Current Account Balance - BoP
DEC
€ -629.05 M
Portugal
02/20/19
Financial Account Balance - BoP
DEC
€ -206.47 M
Portugal
02/20/19
00:30
Consumer Confidence Index
FEB
-2
1.0
Netherland
02/20/19
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
JAN
0.6 %
-2.0 %
Denmark
02/20/19
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JAN
3.2 %
3.4 %
Denmark
02/20/19
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
JAN
0.4 %
-0.4 %
Germany
02/20/19
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JAN
2.6 %
2.7 %
Germany
02/20/19
02:00
Consumer Confidence Index
FEB
3.3
3.9
Denmark
02/20/19
02:00
Consumer Confidence Index
FEB
57.8
58.2
Turkey
02/20/19
03:00
CPI (M-o-M)
JAN
0.3 %
-0.2 %
South Africa
02/20/19
03:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
JAN
4.4 %
4.5 %
South Africa
02/20/19
03:30
Capacity Utilization Rate
Q4
90.4 %
91.0 %
Sweden
02/20/19
04:00
PPI (M-o-M)
JAN
0.2 %
-0.4 %
Poland
02/20/19
04:00
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
JAN
7.4 %
-11.5 %
Poland
02/20/19
04:00
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
JAN
6.1 %
2.8 %
Poland
02/20/19
04:00
Manufacturing Production (M-o-M)
JAN
7.8 %
-13.9 %
Poland
02/20/19
04:00
Manufacturing Production (Y-o-Y)
JAN
5.3 %
2.1 %
Poland
02/20/19
04:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JAN
2.2 %
2.2 %
Poland
02/20/19
06:00
CBI Monthly Industrial Trends
FEB
6
-1
UK
02/20/19
09:00
Consumer Confidence Index
FEB
-7
-6
Belgium
02/20/19
09:00
CB Leading Index
JAN
0.3 %
0.4 (R) %
India
02/20/19
09:00
CB Coincidence Index
JAN
0.4 %
-0.9 (R) %
India
02/20/19
10:00
Consumer Confidence Index
FEB P
-7.4
-7.9
Eurozone
02/20/19
10:30
CB Coincidence Index
DEC
0.2 %
0.3 %
Australia
02/20/19
10:30
CB Leading Index
DEC
0.1 %
-0.1 %
Australia
02/20/19
18:50
Foreigners Buying Japan Bonds (Yen)
FEB 10 - FEB 16
¥ 84.3 B
¥ 882.2 (R) B
Japan
02/20/19
18:50
Foreigners Buying Japan Stocks (Yen)
FEB 10 - FEB 16
¥ -52.9 B
¥ -101.9 (R) B
Japan
02/20/19
18:50
Japan Buying Foreign Bonds (Yen)
FEB 10 - FEB 16
¥ -193.7 B
¥ -996.6 (R) B
Japan
02/20/19
18:50
Japan Buying Foreign Stocks (Yen)
FEB 10 - FEB 16
¥ 59.1 B
¥ 114.4 (R) B
Japan
02/20/19
19:30
Employment Change
JAN
39.1 K
15 K
21.6 K
Australia
02/20/19
19:30
Participation Rate
JAN
65.7 %
65.6 %
Australia
02/20/19
19:30
Unemployment Rate
JAN
5.0 %
5 %
5.0 %
Australia
02/20/19
19:30
PMI Manufacturing
FEB P
48.5
50.3
Japan
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