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MW: U.S. stocks: Futures extend gains after housing starts
  19 Aug 18:15
 
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — U...
 
MW: TJX shares climb after company tops profit, sales estimates
  19 Aug 18:08
 
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- TJX Cos...
 
BS: Treasuries Advance as U.S. Consumer Prices Held Steady in July
  19 Aug 18:07
 
Treasuries remained higher as a report showed the U...
 
RTRS:TABLE-U.S. July CPI rises 0.1 pct
  19 Aug 18:06
 
Aug 19 (Reuters) - U...
 
RTRS: UPDATE 1-Medtronic posts strongest U.S. sales growth in 5 years
  19 Aug 18:05
 
Aug 19 (Reuters) - Medtronic Inc reported the strongest quarterly U...
 
RTRS: UPDATE 2-Strong spring sales help Home Depot beat estimates
  19 Aug 18:05
 
* Second-qtr same-store sales rise 5...
 
RTRS: U.S. consumer prices rise modestly in July
  19 Aug 18:04
 
Aug 19 (Reuters) - U...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stock Futures Rise as Home Depot Climbs Before Data
  19 Aug 18:03
 
U...
 
MW: U.S. consumer prices rise slightly in July
  19 Aug 18:02
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - U...
 
BLBG: Consumer Prices in U.S. Increase at Slowest Pace in Five Months
  19 Aug 18:02
 
The cost of living in the U...
 
MW: U.S. housing starts surge 15.7% in July
  19 Aug 17:47
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Construction on new U...
 
LSE: Crude Oil Steadies Near USD97 Ahead Of Inventories
  19 Aug 17:46
 
WASHINGTON (Alliance News) - Crude oil prices are higher Tuesday morning, bouncing back after yesterday's sharp decline...
 
CN: Crude Futures Moves Higher Before US Oil-Supply Data
  19 Aug 17:46
 
The West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude was seen trading higher on Tuesday, rising for the second day before the release of the weekly stockpile report...
 
GF: Brent remains close to 14-month lows on weak demand
  19 Aug 17:45
 
London: Brent crude oil prices on Tuesday were close to 14-month lows reached the previous day as weak demand and improving supplies weighed on the market, although global political risk still provided some support...
 
BR: Sterling, kiwi slide, jury out on dollar rally
  19 Aug 17:45
 
WARSAW: Sterling and the New Zealand dollar were the main losers on major currency markets on Tuesday, hit respectively by a bigger than expected fall in inflation and lower government forecasts for growth...
 
UK: Global stocks head higher as risk appetite returns
  19 Aug 17:44
 
By Lionel Laurent
LONDON (Reuters) - Global stocks rose and money-market rates fell to new lows on renewed investor appetite for risk on Tuesday, as investors breathed easier over the Ukraine crisis and saw monetary policy remaining accommodative...
 
SM: Stocks gain; Dollar General jumps after bid
  19 Aug 17:43
 
NEW YORK — Corporate deal news gave the US stock market a lift on Monday as a bidding contest erupted for a discount retailer...
 
MW: U.S. stocks: Futures up; CPI, housing starts ahead
  19 Aug 17:41
 
MADRID (MarketWatch) — U...
 
BR: Eurozone exports hit by Russian crisis
  19 Aug 17:41
 
Economic crisis in Russia and sluggish demand from Turkey weighed on hopes for an export-led recovery in the eurozone in June, official data showed on Monday...
 
TP: Global Stock Markets Rise on Hopes of Ukraine Ceasefire
  19 Aug 17:40
 
BEIJING—Global stock markets rose Tuesday on improved U...
 
LSE: US Dollar Extends Rise To 4-day High Against Canadian Dollar
  19 Aug 17:39
 
OTTAWA (Alliance News) - The US dollar continued its early rally against the Canadian dollar in European deals on Tuesday...
 
RTTN: Gold Lingers Near $1,300 Ahead Of Inflation Report
  19 Aug 17:38
 
Gold prices are up slightly amid cautious moves Tuesday morning, ahead of the release of U...
 
RTTN: Crude Oil Steadies Near $97 Ahead Of Inventories
  19 Aug 17:38
 
Crude oil prices are higher Tuesday morning, bouncing back after yesterday's sharp decline...
 
NS: U.K. Pound Sinks on Weak Inflation Data
  19 Aug 17:36
 
By Tommy Stubbington

The British pound sank to a four-month low against the dollar Tuesday as slower-than-expected U...
 
PT: US dollar ends cheaper against the rupee
  19 Aug 17:35
 
Mumbai, Aug 19 (PTI) The US dollar ended cheaper against the rupee at 60...
 
BS: Gold Rises in New York as Palladium Near 13-Year High
  19 Aug 17:31
 
Gold rose for the first time in three days in New York as investors weighed the standoff over Ukraine against a stronger dollar...
 
BLBG: Stocks Rise Globally as Pound Weakens, Credit Risk Falls
  19 Aug 16:12
 
Shares rose around the world as political tensions eased, while the pound weakened to a four-month low after U...
 
MN: Dollar firm in Asia as Ukraine tensions ease
  19 Aug 16:11
 
TOKYO, August 19, 2014 (AFP) - The dollar held steady in Asia on Tuesday as concerns over a Ukrainian clash with Russia eased, while investors looked to a speech by the US Federal Reserve chief this week...
 
ON: Crude Oil Prices Fall as Iraq Fears Subside
  19 Aug 15:14
 
As investors continue to assess the ongoing conflict in Iraq the price of crude oil is dropping...
 
BLBG: U.K. Inflation Slows More Than Forecast, Supporting BOE Stance
  19 Aug 15:13
 
U...
 
JP: Dollar rises above ¥102.50 in Tokyo, but topside heavy
  19 Aug 15:11
 
The dollar rose above ¥102...
 
GU: Oil prices inch higher after slump
  15 Aug 19:27
 
London: Oil prices rose slightly on Friday following sharp falls the previous day stoked by a slew of downbeat global economic data and easing concerns about the Ukraine crisis, analysts said...
 
RTRS: U.S. industrial production edged higher in July
  15 Aug 19:26
 
(Reuters) - U...
 
BLBG: Factory Production in U.S. Jumps 1% on Equipment Demand
  15 Aug 19:26
 
Factory production increased in July at the fastest pace in five months as capital spending climbed and motor vehicle demand surged, indicating the industry is helping propel the U...
 
BLBG: Wholesale Prices in U.S. Rise at Slower Pace as Fuel Drops
  15 Aug 19:25
 
Wholesale prices in the U...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stocks Rise as Factory Data Boost Economy Confidence
  15 Aug 19:24
 
U...
 
MW: Gold back below $1,300 on weak demand
  15 Aug 19:23
 
By William Watts, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Gold futures dropped sharply Friday, putting the precious metal on track for a weekly loss, as weak physical demand trumped any haven-related boost from geopolitical turmoil in the Middle East and Ukraine...
 
CS: TSX down: falling gold stocks limit gains amid easing of Russia/Ukraine tensions
  15 Aug 19:21
 
TORONTO - The Toronto stock market was slightly lower, pressured by gold stocks as bullion prices fell sharply amid further easing of tensions in the Ukraine-Russia standoff...
 
GB: Eurozone economy stalls on setback in Germany
  14 Aug 20:59
 
Growth in the 18-country eurozone ground to a halt in the second quarter, official data showed Thursday, dragged down by France and Germany and casting a cloud over the crisis-hit region...
 
MW: Oil slips further, with Brent crude under $104 a barrel
  14 Aug 20:58
 
Crude-oil futures reversed overnight gains in Asian trade Thursday, with Nymex crude under pressure from a surprise uptick in U...
 
MW: Dollar falls against yen, euro after jobless claims
  14 Aug 20:58
 
Investors turn to jobless claims, import data
By Ben Eisen, MarketWatch , Tatsuo Ito
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — The U...
 
MW: 30-year-mortgage rate declines to 4.12%
  14 Aug 20:57
 
By Ruth Mantell
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage declined to 4...
 
MW: Natural gas gains after smaller supply increase
  14 Aug 20:56
 
By Claudia Assis
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- U...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stocks Rise on Speculation of Easing Ukraine Tension
  14 Aug 20:56
 
U...
 
RTRS: U.S. imported inflation subdued as petroleum, auto prices fall
  14 Aug 18:07
 
Aug 14 (Reuters) - U...
 
RTRS: U.S. July import prices fall 0.2 pct
  14 Aug 18:06
 
Aug 14 (Reuters) - U...
 
RTRS: U.S. jobless claims up, but trend still points to firming jobs market
  14 Aug 18:05
 
Aug 14 (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, but will probably do little to change views that the labor market was strengthening...
 
ECM: US dollar ends cheaper against rupee
  14 Aug 18:02
 
MUMBAI: Rupee rallied on Monday to close above 60 per dollar after its best daily gain since the national election in mid-May as anticipation of continued stimulus from central banks globally lifted emerging market assets...
 
BZ: Euro Wallows Near 9-Month Low Ahead Of GDP Data
  14 Aug 18:00
 
The euro struggled ahead of the release of GDP data at $1...
 
BLBG: Jobless Claims in U.S. Rise More Than Forecast to Six-Week High
  14 Aug 18:00
 
Applications (INJCJC) for unemployment benefits in the U...
 
MW: U.S. import price index declines 0.2% in July
  14 Aug 17:59
 
By Ruth Mantell
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- The prices paid for goods imported into the U...
 
MW: U.S. weekly jobless claims rise 21,000 to 311,000
  14 Aug 17:56
 
By Ruth Mantell
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- The number of people who applied for unemployment benefits rose 21,000 to 311,000 in the week the ended Aug...
 
TD: Euro yields at record lows as economy falters; stocks up
  14 Aug 17:55
 
LONDON - Bond yields dropped to record lows across the euro zone on Thursday and the euro hovered near its weakest in nine months after Germany reported its economy shrank in the second quarter, fuelling expectations of more central bank stimulus...
 
RTRS: Indian rupee posts best daily gain in 3 months
  14 Aug 17:55
 
* Rupee ends at 60...
 
EX: Consumers losers in the rush to regulate oil-by-rail
  14 Aug 17:54
 
CALGARY - In the wake of the Lac-Mégantic oil-by-rail disaster, when a train carrying crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken field exploded in Quebec, some people began to characterize Bakken crude oil as "uniquely flammable," implicating that new rail car standards might be required to move the material...
 
PL: UK gas market should be focus of watchdog's energy investigation: SSE
  14 Aug 17:54
 
The UK's wholesale gas market should not be excluded from the Competition and Markets Authority's investigation into the country's energy market, Scotland-based utility SSE said Thursday...
 
LSE: Crude Oil Flat As Europe, China Growth Concerns Weigh
  14 Aug 17:53
 
WASHINGTON (Alliance News) - Crude oil prices are little changed Thursday morning, with some disappointing economic data from Europe and China raising prospects for a drop in demand...
 
RTRS: CANADA STOCKS-TSX poised to open higher
  14 Aug 17:52
 
Aug 14 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Thursday, with September futures on the S&P TSX index <0#SXF:> up 0...
 
TH: London housing market 'in reverse', say experts
  14 Aug 17:52
 
The booming housing market in London has "gone into reverse", with fears over affordability one of the key reasons for the change, the BBC reports...
 
RTRS: UPDATE 4-Oil falls below $104 on steady supply, weak data
  14 Aug 17:51
 
* Ample supplies keep pressure on oil prices

* First oil exports in a year leave Libya's Ras Lanuf port

* Coming up: U...
 
FIN: GLOBAL MARKETS-Euro yields at record lows as economy falters; stocks up
  14 Aug 17:50
 
(Repeats to add headline tag)
By Sujata Rao
LONDON, Aug 14 (Reuters) - Bond yields dropped to record lows across the euro zone on Thursday and the euro hovered near its weakest in nine months after Germany reported its economy shrank in the second quarter, fuelling expectations of more central bank stimulus...
 
RTRS: PRECIOUS-Gold down as Putin comments help shares; soft data, dollar limit losses
  14 Aug 17:50
 
* Investors assess weak German, French data

* Dollar down 0...
 
RTRS: FOREX-Euro resilient despite gloomy euro zone growth outlook
  14 Aug 17:49
 
* Euro recovers on relief euro zone did not shrink in Q2

* Kiwi boosted by strong New Zealand retail sales

* Sterling hits 4-month low as rate hike bets pushed back

By Jemima Kelly

LONDON, Aug 14 (Reuters) - The euro recovered from near nine-month lows against the dollar on Thursday on relief that the euro zone as a whole did not shrink in the second quarter, despite a contraction in its biggest economy, Germany...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stock-Index Futures Are Little Changed Amid Earnings
  14 Aug 17:47
 
U...
 
BR: Middle East crude Oman weakens as supply rises
  13 Aug 18:01
 
SINGAPORE: The Middle East crude market weakened on Wednesday with Oman slipping into a wider discount against Dubai as ample supply weighed...
 
LSE: Yen Extends Slide To 2-day Low Against NZ Dollar
  13 Aug 18:01
 
TOKYO (Alliance News) - The Japanese yen continued its early slide against the New Zealand dollar in European deals on Wednesday...
 
BR: Gold above $1,300 on Ukraine worries; firmer shares, dollar weigh
  13 Aug 17:59
 
LONDON: Gold was supported above $1,300 an ounce on Wednesday, as investors remained cautious after downbeat data from China and as the crisis in Ukraine threatened a fragile economic recovery in Europe, but a firmer dollar and equities weighed...
 
MW: Retail sales unchanged in July
  13 Aug 17:33
 
By Ruth Mantell
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- Sales at U...
 
INV: Global stocks firmer as oil prices plumb 13-month low
  13 Aug 17:33
 
LONDON (Reuters) - World stock markets ticked higher on Wednesday as brighter corporate results offset gloomy economic news from Asia and as oil prices plumbed 13-month lows as ample supply offset disruption risks posed by tensions in Iraq and Libya...
 
RTE: Brent crude hits one year low on weak demand
  13 Aug 17:32
 
Brent North Sea crude oil dropped to a one-year low point today as weak demand expectations help offset potential supply disruptions caused by the Ukraine crisis and Iraq unrest...
 
PRF: Petrol Prices to be Cheaper From August 15
  13 Aug 17:31
 
Petrol price will be cut by 1...
 
FU: Euro to Pound Sterling (EUR/GBP) Exchange Rate Surges as UK Wage Data Disappoints
  13 Aug 17:28
 
The Euro strengthened broadly against the Pound on Wednesday after Sterling was weakened by disappointing wage growth data and as the Bank of England lowered its growth forecasts for the UK economy...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stock-Index Futures Advance Before Retail-Sales Data
  13 Aug 17:11
 
U...
 
PU: Sterling Free-fall Sees Pound Dollar & Pound Euro Exchange Rate Forecasts Swing to Negative
  13 Aug 17:10
 
The British pound (GBP) has lost significant ground against the US dollar and euro after it tripped over the hurdle that was Wednesday...
 
ABC: Greek Economy Contracts at Slowest Rate Since 2008
  13 Aug 17:08
 
Greece's economy is shrinking at its slowest rate in nearly six years, official figures showed Wednesday, reinforcing hopes that the end of the country's punishing recession is in sight...
 
WK: Stock futures rise as tensions in Ukraine, Iraq seem to wane
  13 Aug 17:08
 
By Ryan Vlastelica

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U...
 
GB: Gold price closes down in Hong Kong
  13 Aug 17:06
 
Gold price closes down in Hong Kong

HONG KONG, Aug...
 
RTRS: CANADA STOCKS-Futures point to higher open for TSX
  13 Aug 17:05
 
Aug 13 (Reuters) - Stock futures pointed to a higher opening for Canada's main stock index on Wednesday as anxiety ebbed over the standoff between Russia and Ukraine...
 
ZN: Spain reports sharpest price drop in five years
  13 Aug 17:04
 
Madrid: Spain reported Tuesday the steepest slide in consumer prices in nearly five years, a potentially worrying development as the eurozone fends off the threat of a deflationary spiral...
 
KS: Texas considers new oil, gas pipeline rules
  13 Aug 17:03
 
FORT WORTH, Texas - Some Texas attorneys think proposed changes to state eminent domain rules for oil and gas pipeline operators don't go far enough to protect people from the companies that take their land...
 
MW: U.S. stocks: Futures up ahead of retail sales data
  13 Aug 16:57
 
Two Fed officials to speak; Deere, Macy’s to report
LONDON (MarketWatch) — U...
 
BS: Stocks Advance With U.S. Index Futures; Copper Decline
  13 Aug 16:56
 
Stocks rose with U...
 
RTRS: UPDATE 3-Brent crude oil falls to 13-month low on strong supplies
  13 Aug 16:52
 
* Brent prices down for 4th day, lowest since Jul '13

* OPEC output rose to five-month high in July - IEA

* China's implied oil demand down 2 pct last month (Adds Libya tanker details, updates prices)

By David Sheppard

LONDON, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Brent crude oil fell for a fourth straight day on Wednesday to its lowest in more than a year, dropping below $103 a barrel as strong supplies overshadowed fears of disruptions from violence in OPEC member Iraq...
 
RTRS: FOREX -Sterling falls on dovish BoE report; euro's struggles go on
  13 Aug 16:50
 
* Sterling falls on BOE Inflation Report, wages data

* Yen subdued after Japan Q2 GDP contraction

* Euro drops, trades near recent lows (Recasts after BOE Inflation Report, adds comments)

By Anirban Nag

LONDON, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Sterling fell on Wednesday after a Bank of England report forecast subdued growth in wages in coming months, leading markets to push back until early next year expectations of when monetary policy will tighten...
 
BLBG: World Awash in Oil Shields Markets From 2008 Price Shock
  13 Aug 16:49
 
Fighting across Iraq, Libya, Ukraine and Gaza, and an accelerating economy, should mean higher oil prices...
 
BLBG: Stocks Advance as Government Bonds Decline; Copper Falls
  13 Aug 16:49
 
Stocks rose with U...
 
MW: Euro-zone industrial production falls again
  13 Aug 16:48
 
By Paul Hannon
Industrial production in the 18 countries that share the euro fell for a second straight month in June, an indication that the currency area's economic recovery may have faltered again in the second quarter...
 
MW: Pound slides, U.K. stocks steady after BOE wage view
  13 Aug 16:46
 
Bank halves wage-growth forecast to 1...
 
MW: Gold holds ground as equities power higher
  11 Aug 19:42
 
By William Watts, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Gold futures held their ground Monday, ignoring a rise in equities as investors continued to watch developments in Ukraine and the Middle East...
 
MW: Dollar edges up against yen, euro as conflict eases
  11 Aug 19:40
 
By Ben Eisen, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — The U...
 
BLBG: Stocks Gain While Bonds Fluctuate as Global Tensions Ease
  11 Aug 19:37
 
Global stocks rose, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index extending the biggest gain in five months, while bonds fluctuated as tension eased in Ukraine and the U...
 
MW: U.S. stocks open higher; Kinder Morgan jumps
  11 Aug 19:35
 
MannKind leaps, Dean Foods slumps
By Anora Mahmudova and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — The U...
 
MW: Europe stocks rise as Ukraine tensions ease
  11 Aug 19:33
 
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) — European stocks were on the upswing Monday, as Russia indicated it will work to ease tensions with Ukraine...
 
RTRS: U.S. productivity rebounds in second quarter, wage inflation muted
  08 Aug 18:18
 
(Reuters) - U...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stock Futures Erase Loss as Ukraine Offsets Iraq
  08 Aug 18:17
 
U...
 
MW: U.S. productivity rebounds modestly in second quarter
  08 Aug 18:16
 
By Greg Robb
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - U...
 
MW: New Fed consumer survey finds signs of stress
  07 Aug 22:01
 
By Greg Robb
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Many American households display signs of financial stress, according to a new consumer survey released by the Federal Reserve on Thursday...
 
RTRS: U.S. jobless claims fall; four-week average hits 8-1/2-year low
  07 Aug 18:22
 
(Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pointing to a further strengthening of labor market conditions...
 
EG: Government Bonds Near Record Highs After ECB Holds Rates--2nd Update
  07 Aug 18:21
 
By Tommy Stubbington
Safe-harbor government bonds held near record highs Thursday after the European Central Bank left interest rates on hold, with tensions between Russia and the West continuing to drive markets...
 
MW: This market expert sees stocks up another 70%
  07 Aug 18:20
 
Insight: Why the S&P 500 could hit 3400 within a decade
I couldn’t have picked a worse day to interview Craig Johnson, longtime bullish technical analyst for Piper Jaffray...
 
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