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Dow Reaches Six-Month Closing High But Nasdaq Nearly Flat - U.S. Commentary

Extending the lackluster performance seen in the previous session, stocks continued to show a lack of direction over the ....

Stocks Turning In Another Lackluster Performance - U.S. Commentary

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

Stocks Give Back Ground After Initial Upward Move - U.S. Commentary

Upbeat economic data contributed to initial strength on Wall Street, although buying interest waned shortly after the start ....

Japanese Market Advances; Nintendo Shares Jump

The Japanese stock market is advancing on Friday following the positive cues overnight from Wall Street and on ....

Japanese Market Declines

The Japanese stock market is declining on Thursday after five straight days of gains, following the modest ....

Australian Market Advances

The Australian stock market is advancing on Thursday, with stocks higher across the board despite the modest ....

Dollar Rises On Strong Economic Data



The U.S. dollar rose against major currencies on Friday, buoyed by stronger than expected U.S. retail sales data. A drop in initial jobless claims and weak eurozone manufacturing data too contributed to the greenback's strength. The dollar index gained about 0.5% at 97.49 at the day's high. Against the euro, the dollar strengthened to ....

Dollar Stays Mostly Weak Against Major Rivals



The dollar exhibited slight weakness against most of its key rivals on Wednesday, as global growth worries eased a bit after data showed China's GDP saw a steady growth in the first quarter of 2019. The dollar index dropped to a low of 96.82 before recovering to around 97.00, still trailing previous close. Against the Japanese Yen, the dollar ....
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New Zealand Inflation Rises Just 0.1% In Q1



Inflation in New Zealand was up 0.1 percent on quarter in the first quarter of 2019, Statistics New Zealand said on Wednesday. That was unchanged from the previous three months, although it was shy of expectations for a gain of 0.3 percent. Alcoholic beverages and tobacco rose 4.7 percent, influenced by higher prices for cigarettes and ....

Eurozone Trade Surplus At 11-month High In February

Eurozone trade surplus increased in February to its highest level in nearly a year, figures from Eurostat showed on ....

Eurozone Inflation Confirmed At 1.4% In March

Eurozone headline inflation slowed in March and core price growth eased to its lowest level in a year, as initially ....

Eurozone Private Sector Growth Slows In April

Eurozone private sector expanded at the slowest pace for the second successive month in April as manufacturing contracted and ....

Treasuries Move To The Upside Ahead Of Easter Weekend

After ending the previous session roughly flat, treasuries showed a notable move to the upside during trading ....

Treasury Announces Details Of Next Week's Long-Term Securities Auctions

On Thursday, the Treasury Department announced the details of next week's auctions of two-year, five-year, and ....

Treasuries Finish Choppy Trading Day Roughly Flat

After trending lower over the past few sessions, treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout the trading ....

Swiss Market Ends Weak

The Switzerland stock market ended lower on Thursday, after scoring gains in the previous three sessions, as profit taking ....

CAC 40 Slides After Weak Data

French stocks fell modestly on Thursday after a survey showed the euro zone economy started the second quarter on a ....

European Markets Close Mostly Higher

European stocks ended mostly higher on Thursday, although buying interest remained subdued ahead of the long weekend. ....

Trump Declares Victory After Release Of Mueller Report

Repeating language he has used throughout the investigation, President Donald Trump declared victory Thursday following the ....

Bill Weld To Challenge Trump For GOP Presidential Nomination

Former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld officially announced that he will challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican ....

U.S. Business Inventories Rise Slightly Less Than Expected In February

Business inventories in the U.S. increased by slightly less than anticipated in the month of February, according to a report ....

Philly Fed Index Pulls Back More Than Expected In April

A report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Thursday showed the pace of growth in regional manufacturing ....

U.S. Retail Sales Jump Much More Than Expected In March

Retail sales in the U.S. spiked by much more than expected in the month of March, the Commerce Department revealed in a ....

Japan Overall Inflation +0.5% On Year In March

Overall nationwide consumer prices in Japan were up 0.5 percent on year in March, the ministry of Internal Affairs and ....

South Korea Producer Prices Rise 0.3% In March

Producer prices in South Korea were up 0.3 percent on month in March, the Bank of Korea said on Friday. That follows the ....

Japan Inflation Data Due On Friday

Japan is scheduled to release March numbers for consumer prices, highlighting a light day for Asia-Pacific economic ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
04/19/19
Capital Account Balance - BoP
FEB
€ 260.0 B
Greece
04/19/19
Current Account Balance - BoP
FEB
€ -1182.6 B
Greece
04/19/19
Financial Account Balance - BoP
FEB
€ -853.4 B
Greece
04/19/19
Consumer Confidence Index
APR
111.2
Italy
04/19/19
04:30
PPI (M-o-M)
MAR
0.3 %
Slovenia
04/19/19
04:30
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAR
0.5 %
Slovenia
04/19/19
07:30
Official Foreign Reserves
APR 12
$ 413.78 B
India
04/19/19
09:30
CB Coincidence Index
FEB
0.2 %
France
04/19/19
09:30
CB Leading Index
FEB
-0.3 %
France
04/22/19
Capital Account Balance - BoP
FEB
€ 40.45 M
Portugal
04/22/19
Current Account Balance - BoP
FEB
€ -740.83 M
Portugal
04/22/19
Financial Account Balance - BoP
FEB
€ -388.80 M
Portugal
04/22/19
00:30
All Industry Activity Index (M-o-M)
FEB
-0.2 %
Japan
04/22/19
01:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAR
-0.5 %
Estonia
04/22/19
01:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAR
0.6 %
Estonia
04/22/19
02:00
Consumer Confidence Index
APR
59.4
Turkey
04/22/19
04:00
Germany IFO - Business Climate
APR
99.6
Germany
04/22/19
04:00
Germany IFO - Current Assessment
APR
103.8
Germany
04/22/19
04:00
Germany IFO - Expectations
APR
95.6
Germany
04/22/19
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Inventories
MAR
1.63 M
United States
04/22/19
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Sales
MAR
5.51 M
United States
04/22/19
10:00
Existing Home Sales - Price
MAR
$ 249.5 K
United States
04/22/19
22:00
Credit Card Spending (Y-o-Y)
MAR
6.4 %
New Zealand
04/23/19
Unemployment Rate
MAR
5.2 %
Luxembourg
04/23/19
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
MAR
-4.6 %
Lithuania
04/23/19
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
MAR
3.8 %
Lithuania
04/23/19
Manufacturing Production (M-o-M)
MAR
-4.8 %
Lithuania
04/23/19
Manufacturing Production (Y-o-Y)
MAR
4.3 %
Lithuania
04/23/19
00:00
CPI (M-o-M)
MAR
0.5 %
Singapore
04/23/19
00:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
MAR
0.5 %
Singapore
04/23/19
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
MAR
10.4 %
Bulgaria
04/23/19
M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)
MAR
0.4 %
Switzerland
04/23/19
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
MAR
3.5 %
Switzerland
04/23/19
Official Foreign Reserves
FEB
$ 796.67 B
Switzerland
04/23/19
00:30
Consumer Confidence Index
APR
-4
Netherland
04/23/19
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAR
0.4 %
Norway
04/23/19
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAR
8.0 %
Norway
04/23/19
02:00
CPI (M-o-M)
MAR
0.8 %
Norway
04/23/19
02:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
MAR
3.0 %
Norway
04/23/19
02:00
CPI - EU Harmonised (M-o-M)
MAR
0.9 %
Norway
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