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Partly reflecting a sharp increase in orders for non-durable goods, the Commerce Department released a report on Tuesday showing new orders for U.S. manufactured goods jumped more than expected in the month of June. Read more...

Eurozone producer price inflation accelerated in June on higher energy prices, data from Eurostat showed Tuesday. Producer prices increased 10.2 percent on a yearly basis in June, faster than the 9.6 percent growth posted in May but slightly slower than the economists' forecast of 10.3 percent. Excluding... Read more...

Australia central bank left its key interest rate and the yield target for government bonds unchanged, as widely expected, on Tuesday. The policy board of the Reserve Bank of Australia headed by Governor Philip Lowe decided to leave its cash rate unchanged at a record low of 0.10 percent. The... Read more...

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A report released by the Commerce Department on Monday showed a modest increase in U.S. construction spending in the month of June. The Commerce Department construction spending crept up by 0.1 percent to an annual rate of $1.552 trillion in June after edging down by 0.2 percent to a revised rate of $1.551 trillion in May. Read more...

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The pace of growth in U.S. manufacturing activity unexpectedly slowed in the month of July, according to a report released by the Institute for Supply Management on Monday. The ISM said its manufacturing PMI dipped to 59.5 in July from 60.6 in June. While a reading above 50 still indicates growth in the manufacturing sector, economists had expected the index to inch up to 60.9. Read more...

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Revised data released by the University of Michigan on Friday showed consumer sentiment in U.S. decreased by slightly less than initially estimated in the month of July. The report said the consumer sentiment index for July was upwardly revised to 81.2 from a preliminary reading of 80.8 but remains below the June reading of 85.5. Read more...

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Switzerland's consumer confidence rose sharply in July to its highest level in over a decade as households turned strongly optimistic regarding the economy, survey data from the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs showed Tuesday. The consumer confidence index rose to 7.8 from -6.5 in the previous... Read more...

Saudi Arabia's non-oil private sector grew at a softer pace in July, survey results from IHS Markit showed on Tuesday. The Purchasing Managers' Index fell to 55.8 in July from 56.4 in June. Any reading above 50 indicates growth in the sector. Output and new order growth increased at a softer pace... Read more...

Latvia's industrial production increased in June, data from the Central Statistical Bureau showed on Tuesday. Industrial production increased a seasonally adjusted 1.3 percent month-on-month in June. On a yearly basis, industrial production grew a calendar adjusted 7.6 percent in June. Manufacturing... Read more...

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The UAE non-oil private sector growth was the fastest in two years in July, survey results from IHS Markit showed on Tuesday. The Purchasing Managers' Index rose to 54.0 in July from 52.2 in June. A score above 50 indicates expansion. Output and new order indices increased to the highest level... Read more...

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Australia's central bank decided to continue with the scaling back of its bond purchases despite expectations for delaying the tapering process amid the restrictions in place in Sydney and other parts of the country. The policy board of the Reserve Bank of Australia headed by Governor Philip Lowe decided to leave its cash rate unchanged at a record low of 0.10 percent. Read more...

Consumer prices in the Tokyo region were down 0.1 percent on year in July, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and communications said on Tuesday. That was in line with expectations following the flat reading in June. Core CPI, which excludes volatile food prices, was up an annual 0.1 percent - exceeding... Read more...

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Egypt's non-oil private sector activity contracted at a softer pace in July, survey data from IHS Markit showed on Tuesday. The Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, fell to 49.1 in July from 49.9 in June. Any reading below 50 indicates contraction in the sector. Output decreased for the seventh... Read more...

Ireland's manufacturing sector expanded at a softer pace in July, survey data from IHS Markit showed on Tuesday. The seasonally adjusted AIB factory Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, rose to 63.3 in July from 64.0 in June. Any reading above 50.0 indicates expansion in the sector. New orders increased... Read more...

Turkey's consumer price inflation and producer prices increased in July, figures from the Turkish Statistical Institute showed on Tuesday. The consumer prices index rose 18.95 percent year-on-year in July, following a 17.53 percent increase in June. Economists had expected a growth of 18.5 percent. Prices... Read more...

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Time (et)
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
Tuesday ,Aug.3
00:30
Interest Rate Decision
-
0.1 %
 
0.10 %
Australia
05:00
PPI (M-o-M)
JUN
1.4 %
 
1.3 %
Eurozone
05:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN
10.2 %
 
9.6 %
Eurozone
08:00
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
JUL
0.0 %
 
1.4 %
Brazil
08:00
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
JUL
12.0 %
 
24.0 %
Brazil
09:30
PMI Manufacturing
JUL
56.2
 
56.5
Canada
10:00
Factory Orders (M-o-M)
JUN
1.5 %
 
2.3 (R) %
United States
10:00
Factory Orders Ex. Transportation M-o-M
JUN
1.4 %
 
1.0 (R) %
United States
20:30
PMI Composite
JUL F
 
 
48.9
Japan
20:30
PMI Services
JUL F
 
 
47.2
Japan
21:30
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
JUN
 
 
0.4 %
Australia
21:45
PMI Composite
JUL
 
 
50.6
China
21:45
PMI Services
JUL
 
 
50.3
China
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The major U.S. index futures are currently pointing to a higher open on Tuesday, with stocks likely to move back to the upside after turning lower over the course of the previous session. Concerns about slowing economic growth contributed to the downturn on Monday, although traders remain generally...
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