BoJ_Yen

Market headlines Japanese yen weakens after Abe pledges fiscal stimulus The S&P500 hit an all-time high yesterday as US earnings season starts UK Conservative party leader Theresa May to be sworn in as Britain’s Prime Minister on Wednesday EU cuts Eurozone & UK GDP forecasts for 2017 Today’s Economic events UK B...

2016-07-12 John Benjamin Read more
OPEC_Oil_Doha

Image via UNIDO.  Sulaiman Al-Herbish, Director General, the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) at Vienna Energy Forum 2015 Today’s Economic events UK Rightmove HPI m/m 1.30% vs. 1.30% previously Australia new motor vehicle sales m/m 2.20% vs. 0.0% previously Coming Up Canada foreign securities purchases FOMC Memb...

2016-04-18 John Benjamin Read more
Australian dollar

Today’s Economic events Australia MI Inflation Expectations 3.60% vs. 3.40% previously Australia employment change 26.1k vs. 18.6k Australia unemployment rate 5.70% vs. 5.90% Switzerland PPI m/m 0.0% vs. -0.20% Eurozone final CPI y/y 0.0% vs. -0.10%; core CPI y/y 1.0% vs. 1.0% BoE leaves interest rate unchanged at 0.50% Canada HP...

2016-04-14 John Benjamin Read more
china_wallet

Today’s Economic events BoJ Harada speech Australia Westpac consumer confidence m/m -4.0% vs. -2.20% previously China exports y/y 11.50% vs. 10.0%; imports y/y -7.60% vs. -10.0% China trade balance 29.86 billion vs. 33.40 billion France CPI m/m 0.70% vs. 0.70%; CPI y/y -0.10% vs. -0.20% Eurozone industrial production m/m -0.80% v...

2016-04-13 John Benjamin Read more
Sterling_GBP

Today’s Economic events UK BRC retail sales monitor y/y -0.70% vs. 0.10% previously Japan bank lending y/y 2.0% vs. 2.20% previously Australia NAB business confidence 6 vs. 3 previously German Final CPI m/m 0.80% vs. 0.80% German WPI m/m 0.30% vs. 0.30% Japan prelim machine tool orders y/y -21.20% vs. -22.50% previously UK CPI ...

2016-04-12 John Benjamin Read more
Hong Kong display stock market charts

Today’s Economic events BoJ Governor Kuroda Speech Australia home loans m/m 1.50% vs. 1.90% China CPI y/y 2.30% vs. 2.40%; PPI -4.30% vs. -4.50% Italy industrial production m/m -0.60% vs. -0.50%; y/y 1.20% vs. 3.90% previously Coming Up Fed Dudley Speech Fed Kaplan Speech The quarterly earnings season gets underway toda...

2016-04-12 John Benjamin Read more
Yen_BoJ

Today’s Economic events Australia AIG Construction Index 45.2 vs. 46.1 BoJ Gov. Kuroda Speech French Trade Balance -5.2bn vs. -3.8bn Swiss foreign currency reserves 576bn vs. 571bn previously UK Halifax HPI m/m 2.60% vs. 0.80% ECB monetary policy meeting minutes released Canada building permits m/m 15.5% vs. 4.70% US weekly une...

2016-04-07 John Benjamin Read more
oil

Today’s Economic events BRC shop price index y/y -1.70% vs. -2.0% previously China Caixin services PMI 52.2 vs. 51.4 Japan leading indicators 99.80% vs. 99.90% German Industrial Production m/m -0.50% vs. -1.80% Eurozone retail PMI 49.2 vs. 50.1 previously The UK housing equity withdrawal q/q -9.5 billion vs. -9.2 billion Coming ...

2016-04-06 John Benjamin Read more
Yen

Today’s Economic events Australia AIG services index 49.5 vs. 51.8 previously Japan average cash earnings y/y 0.90% vs. 0.20% New Zealand ANZ Commodity prices m/m -1.30% vs. 0.50% previously Australia trade balance -3.41bn vs. -2.55bn RBA leaves cash rate unchanged at 2.0% Germany factory orders m/m -1.20% vs. 0.50% Spain servi...

2016-04-05 John Benjamin Read more
forex australia_RBA

Today’s Economic events Japan Monetary Base y/y 28.50% vs. 28.70% Australia MI inflation gauge m/m 0.0% vs. -0.20% previously Australia building approvals m/m 3.10% vs. 2.10% Australia retail sales m/m 0.0% vs. 0.40% ANZ Job Advertisements m/m 0.20% vs. -1.20% previously Eurozone Sentix investor confidence 5.7 vs. 6.9 Eurozone ...

2016-04-04 John Benjamin Read more