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U.S. Stocks Extend Run To Record Highs With Moderate Advance

Stocks fluctuated over the course of the trading day on Friday but largely maintained a positive bias throughout the session. ....

Gold Futures Settle Notably Higher

Gold prices surged higher on Friday amid doubts the signing of the phase one U.S.-China trade agreement may not resolve ....

U.S. Stocks Fluctuate But Maintain Positive Bias

After showing an early move to the upside, stocks have fluctuated over the course of the trading session on Friday. The major ....

Japanese Market Rises

The Japanese stock market is rising on Friday, tracking the record closing highs overnight on Wall Street amid ....

Australian Market Extends Winning Streak

The Australian stock market is extending its winning streak to a fourth day on Friday, following the positive ....

Japanese Market Pares Gains

The Japanese stock market pared initial gains and is modestly higher on Thursday after U.S. stocks closed ....

Dollar Gains Against Rivals On Strong Economic Data



The U.S. dollar exhibited strength against most major currencies on Friday, riding on fairly encouraging economic data from China and the U.S. Chinese economy expanded in line with expectations in the fourth quarter. Data released today showed GDP was up 6% year-on-year in the fourth quarter, the same rate as seen in the third quarter. It was ....

Dollar Gains Against Peers On Strong Economic Data



After some early weakness, the U.S. dollar gained in strength on Thursday thanks to some upbeat economic data, including the reports on retail sales and Philadelphia area manufacturing activity. The signing of the U.S.-China phase one trade deal helped as well. The dollar index, which was down in negative territory at 97.09 in early trades ....
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New Zealand December Credit Card Spending Slips 0.6%



The total value of overall credit card spending in New Zealand fell a seasonally adjusted 0.6 percent on month, Statistics New Zealand said on Thursday - after climbing a downwardly revised 0.9 percent in November (originally 1.0 percent). The value of retail credit card sales fell 0.8 percent or NZ$49 million after jumping 2.6 percent in the ....

Eurozone Construction Output Recovers In November

Eurozone construction output recovered in November, Eurostat reported Friday. Construction output increased 0.7 percent ....

Eurozone Inflation Accelerates As Estimated

Eurozone inflation increased as estimated in December, final data from Eurostat reported Friday. Inflation rose to 1.3 ....

UK Retail Sales Fall Unexpectedly In December

UK retail sales declined unexpectedly in December, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Friday. Retail ....

Treasuries Extend Pullback On Spike In Housing Starts

Extending the pullback seen over the course of the previous session, treasuries moved to the downside during ....

Treasuries Give Back Ground On Upbeat Economic Data

After trending higher over the past few sessions, treasuries gave back some ground during the trading day on ....

SMI Extends Gains To 4th Session, Posts New Closing High

Swiss stocks ended on a buoyant note on Friday and the benchmark SMI posted a new all-time high as stocks extended gains to a ....

DAX Rises After China Data

German stocks rose notably on Friday as Chinese GDP data met estimates and tensions eased over a possible escalation in trade ....

Swiss Market Ends Higher Again

The Switzerland stock market ended modestly higher on Thursday, riding on gains in select blue chips, amid easing concerns ....

Senate Approves US-Canada-Mexico Trade Deal

The Senate overwhelmingly passed with bi-partisan support a new North American trade deal in what is seen as a major victory ....

Two Iranians Sentenced For Spying On Opponents Of Iranian Regime In US

Two Iranians who were charged with collecting information on U.S. citizens and opponents of the Iranian regime have been ....

U.S. Housing Starts Spike 16.9% In December

After reporting significant increases in new residential construction in the two previous months, the Commerce Department ....

U.S. Business Inventories Dip Slightly More Than Expected In November

A report released by the Commerce Department on Thursday showed a slightly bigger than expected decrease in U.S. business ....

U.S. Import Prices Rise In Line With Estimates But Export Prices Dip

Import prices in the U.S. increased in line with economist estimates in the month of December, the Labor Department revealed ....

Bank Of Korea Keeps Rate Steady

The Bank of Korea left its key interest rates unchanged on Friday as sluggishness in the domestic economy eased ....

Amended: China's GDP Growth Steady At 6%

Corrected second para China's economy expanded at a steady pace in the fourth quarter of 2019, data from the National ....

China's Bank Lending Falls In December

China's bank lending decreased more-than-expected in December, data from the People's Bank of China revealed on Thursday. ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
01/19/20
19:01
Rightmove House Prices (M-o-M)
JAN
0.6 %
UK
01/19/20
19:01
Rightmove House Prices (Y-o-Y)
JAN
-0.2 %
UK
01/19/20
23:30
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
NOV F
-4.5 %
Japan
01/19/20
23:30
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
NOV F
-7.7 %
Japan
01/19/20
23:30
Capacity Utilization Rate
NOV
0.4 %
Japan
01/20/20
NIESR GDP Estimate
DEC
0.0 %
UK
01/20/20
Interest Rate Decision
-
5.00 %
Indonesia
01/20/20
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
Indonesia
01/20/20
Capital Account Balance - BoP
NOV
€ -8.2 M
Greece
01/20/20
Current Account Balance - BoP
NOV
€ -673.4 M
Greece
01/20/20
Financial Account Balance - BoP
NOV
€ -303.6 M
Greece
01/20/20
Unemployment Rate
DEC
5.4 %
Luxembourg
01/20/20
Interest Rate Decision
-
-0.10 %
Japan
01/20/20
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
Japan
01/20/20
01:00
PPI (M-o-M)
DEC
-0.1 %
Estonia
01/20/20
01:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
-0.9 %
Estonia
01/20/20
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
DEC
0.0 %
Germany
01/20/20
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
-0.7 %
Germany
01/20/20
03:30
Unemployment Rate
DEC
3.2 %
Hong Kong
01/20/20
04:30
Markit Household Finance Index
JAN
43.2
UK
01/20/20
05:00
Unemployment Rate
DEC
7.7 %
Croatia
01/21/20
Leading Index
NOV
103.9 %
South Africa
01/21/20
Official Foreign Reserves
NOV
$ 846.62 B
Switzerland
01/21/20
M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)
DEC
$ 0.13 B
Switzerland
01/21/20
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
DEC
$ 1.3 B
Switzerland
01/21/20
Unemployment Rate
DEC
3.5
Mexico
01/21/20
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
Poland
01/21/20
02:00
Exports
DEC
CHF 18.94 B
Switzerland
01/21/20
02:00
Imports
DEC
CHF 16.72 B
Switzerland
01/21/20
02:00
Trade Balance
DEC
CHF 2.21 B
Switzerland
01/21/20
03:30
CPI (Y-o-Y)
DEC
3.0 %
Hong Kong
01/21/20
04:00
Wages (M-o-M)
DEC
0.3 %
Poland
01/21/20
04:00
Wages (Y-o-Y)
DEC
5.3 %
Poland
01/21/20
04:30
Avg Earnings ex bonus (3M-o-Y)
NOV
3.5 %
UK
01/21/20
04:30
Avg Earnings Inc bonus (3M-o-Y)
NOV
3.2 %
UK
01/21/20
04:30
Claimant Count Rate
NOV
3.5 %
UK
01/21/20
04:30
ILO Unemployment Rate
NOV
3.8 %
UK
01/21/20
04:30
Jobless Claims Change
NOV
28.8 K
UK
01/21/20
05:00
ZEW Survey (Current Situation)
JAN
-14.7
Eurozone
01/21/20
05:00
ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment)
JAN
11.2
Eurozone
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