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CPE: Economy Watch: Q3 GDP Growth, Oil Prices, Unemployment Claims
  31 Oct 19:22
 
By Dees Stribling, Contributing Editor

The Bureau of Economic Analysis reported its first estimate for the third quarter real U...
 
DY: Oil falls below $85 on strong dollar, oversupply
  31 Oct 19:21
 
By Sam Wilkin
LONDON, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Brent crude oil fell more than a dollar to less than $85 a barrel on Friday as a firmer dollar and a well supplied oil market pushed the benchmark towards its steepest monthly decline since 2012...
 
MW: Chicago PMI climbs to one-year high of 66.2
  31 Oct 18:19
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- Chicago PMI rose to a one-year high in October, helped by gains in new orders, MNI Indicators said Friday...
 
MW: Consumer spending slumps in September
  31 Oct 18:18
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Americans cut spending in September for the first time since the start of the year, as consumers bought fewer cars and trucks and spent less on energy because of falling oil prices...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stock-Index Futures Rise as Japan Expands Stimulus
  31 Oct 18:18
 
U...
 
TMS: Japan expands stimulus to spur recovery
  31 Oct 18:16
 
TOKYO (AP) — Japan's central bank expanded its asset purchases in a surprise move Friday to shore up sagging growth in the world's No...
 
RTRS" U.S. consumer spending weakest in eight months, savings jump
  31 Oct 18:16
 
(Reuters) - U...
 
FXE: Gold Plunges after BOJ Shocks Market with Monetary Easing
  31 Oct 18:14
 
December Comex Gold futures broke sharply lower on Friday to levels not seen since 2010 after the Bank of Japan surprised the market with fresh stimulus...
 
LSE: Dollar Steady Ahead Of Personal Income And Spending Data
  31 Oct 18:14
 
WASHINGTON (Alliance News) - The US personal income and spending data for September are due at 8:30 am ET Friday...
 
NA: Global stocks get big boost from Bank of Japan
  31 Oct 18:13
 
SEOUL, South Korea (Nassau News Live) — Global stocks spiked sharply higher Friday after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly announced new a fresh stimulus to boost the country’s flagging economy...
 
MW: Consumer spending falls 0.2% in September, first drop in 8 months
  31 Oct 18:12
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Consumer spending in the U...
 
BS: Yen Slides as Stocks Jump With U.S. Futures on BOJ
  31 Oct 18:11
 
The yen plunged to a six-year low while stocks jumped with U...
 
UK: Euro zone inflation slightly higher in October
  31 Oct 18:10
 
By Robert-Jan Bartunek
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Inflation in the 18 countries sharing the euro edged up slightly in October, a first estimate by the European Union's statistics office showed on Friday, giving some hope to policy makers that price deflation can be avoided...
 
EM: Gold price tumbles to four-year low
  31 Oct 18:09
 
Gold slumped Friday to the lowest level in more than four years, as investors took their cue from the stronger dollar and rebounding equities...
 
MW: U.S. employment costs jump 0.7% in third quarter
  31 Oct 18:09
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The employment cost index measuring the price of U...
 
BLBG: European Stocks Rally After Bank of Japan Boosts Stimulus
  31 Oct 18:08
 
European stocks rose to a three-week high amid optimism the Bank of Japan’s stimulus will fill some of the gap left by the end of Federal Reserve bond buying...
 
RTRS: Global shares jump, yen slumps as BOJ cranks up stimulus
  31 Oct 18:07
 
(Reuters) - World shares jumped and the yen fell to a seven-year low against the dollar on Friday as the Bank of Japan surprised financial markets by significantly expanding its massive stimulus program...
 
BLBG: Consumer Spending in U.S. Unexpectedly Drops as Incomes Cool
  31 Oct 18:07
 
Consumer spending in the U...
 
BLBG: Economy in U.S. Grew 3.5% in Third Quarter, More Than Forecast
  30 Oct 18:08
 
The economy in the U...
 
RTRS: Dollar surges as Fed ends QE on hawkish note
  30 Oct 18:07
 
(Reuters) - The dollar surged to a three-week high, bond yields rose and gold fell on Thursday after the U...
 
DY: Trade, defense spending buoy U.S. third-quarter growth
  30 Oct 18:06
 
By Lucia Mutikani
WASHINGTON, Oct 30 (Reuters) - A smaller trade deficit and a surge in defense spending buoyed U...
 
TH: Stocks mixed after Fed ends stimulus
  30 Oct 18:06
 
HONG KONG (AP) — Stock markets mostly rose in Asia but fell in Europe on Thursday after the Federal Reserve said it will end a stimulus program that was as massive as it was controversial...
 
MW: U.S. Index Futures Fall on Rate Concerns as Fed Ends QE
  30 Oct 18:04
 
U...
 
FB: Gold Lower in Wake of Hawkish FOMC and amid Stronger U.S. Dollar
  30 Oct 18:03
 
(Kitco News) - Gold prices are lower and hit a three-week low in early U...
 
MW: U.S. jobless claims rise by 3,000 to 287,000
  30 Oct 18:03
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Applications for U...
 
SM: Stocks rise as profits, confidence index climb
  29 Oct 18:03
 
NEW YORK — Strong corporate earnings pushed up stocks across industries on Tuesday, with the energy sector and small companies leading the gains...
 
MW: Fed will hold market’s hand as it ends QE3
  29 Oct 18:00
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The Federal Reserve will go out of its way this week to send soothing signals to investors already unnerved by recent market volatility and worries about the global economy...
 
BLBG: Fed Decision Day Guide: FOMC Seen Focusing on Too-Low Inflation
  29 Oct 14:39
 
Here’s what to look for when the Federal Open Market Committee releases its policy statement at 2 p...
 
EG: S.Korea to make all-out efforts to revitalize economy
  29 Oct 14:36
 
SEOUL, Oct...
 
AU: Asia shares rise as Fed meeting wraps up
  29 Oct 14:35
 
Hong Kong (AFP) - Asian markets rose Wednesday following strong gains on Wall Street, as traders awaited news from the US Federal Reserve about interest rate plans for the world's largest economy...
 
EH: Oil from BP spill has settled on ocean floor: study
  29 Oct 14:32
 
Around two million barrels of oil from the BP spill off the US Gulf Coast in 2010 are believed to have settled on the ocean floor, according to a study...
 
INV: WTI oil near 1-week high ahead of supply data, FOMC outcome
  29 Oct 14:31
 
Investing...
 
MW: Wall Street's Elvis has left the building
  29 Oct 14:30
 
Last month investors were stunned when Bill Gross, co-founder of Pimco and manager of the world's largest bond fund — the $200 billion Pimco Total Return Fund — left Pimco to manage a small bond fund at Janus...
 
ACT: USD Profit-Taking Continues
  29 Oct 14:29
 
In line with forecasts, the Greenback continued to weaken against the majority of its counterparts on Tuesday...
 
BLBG: Europe Stocks Climb With Asia as Treasuries Hold Gain
  29 Oct 14:28
 
European and Asian shares climbed while Treasuries held their biggest monthly gain since January before the Federal Reserve reviews monetary policy...
 
BLBG: Draghi Sets Stimulus Pace as ECB Reveals Covered-Bond Buys
  27 Oct 18:27
 
Investors will be handed a clue today in to just how aggressive Mario Draghi is willing to be...
 
BLBG: ECB List of Failing Banks Shrinks If You Read Small Print
  27 Oct 18:26
 
Most of the lenders that failed the European Central Bank’s balance-sheet test have been let off for good behavior...
 
BLBG: U.S. Index Futures Decline After Weekly Gain for Equities
  27 Oct 18:25
 
U...
 
MW: Goldman slashes oil forecast as shale dominates
  27 Oct 18:24
 
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Goldman Sachs expects oil prices to tumble into the next year as shale gas production continues to expand and oil supply outstrips demand, the investment bank's researchers said in a note on Sunday...
 
RTRS: Futures dip ahead of data; Brazil ADRs slump
  27 Oct 18:16
 
(Reuters) - U...
 
RTTN: Dollar Mixed Ahead Of U.S. NAHB Housing Market Index
  16 Oct 19:36
 
The U...
 
MW: 30-year-mortgage rate falls to 3.97%
  16 Oct 19:29
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) -- The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 3...
 
BLBG: Industrial Output in U.S. Rises by Most Since November 2012
  16 Oct 19:28
 
Industrial production in the U...
 
BLBG: Treasuries Rally With Germany, Japan on Global Growth Concern
  16 Oct 19:27
 
Treasuries rose, along with bonds in Germany (GDBR10) and Japan, as signs global growth is losing momentum fueled demand for the safest securities...
 
BLBG: Stocks Tumble With Oil While Treasuries, Dollar Advance
  16 Oct 19:27
 
Global stocks sank with crude while Treasuries and the dollar climbed as concern deepened that global growth is slowing...
 
MW: Treasurys extend climb after mammoth rally
  16 Oct 19:26
 
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Treasury prices climbed on Thursday, following sharp price gains in the prior two sessions as panicked investors scrambled for the perceived safety of U...
 
MW: Jobless claims drop to lowest level in more than 14 years
  16 Oct 19:23
 
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Initial claims for jobless benefits dropped to the lowest weekly tally in more than 14 years, showing that employers are laying off very few workers, a good sign for the labor market, according to government data released Thursday...
 
MW: U.S. stocks slump at the open; Dow drops 175 points
  16 Oct 19:19
 
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - Selling of U...
 
MW: Oil near 2-year low as IEA cuts demand forecast
  14 Oct 18:14
 
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — The collapse in crude-oil prices continued Tuesday, with the U...
 
INV: Dollar pushes higher as E.Z. data adds to growth worries
  14 Oct 18:10
 
Investing...
 
BLBG: European Stocks Drop for a Sixth Day on German Sentiment
  14 Oct 18:07
 
Evidence that Europe’s economic woes are hurting companies’ earnings potential and weakening investor confidence sent the region’s shares lower for a sixth day, their longest slump in almost three years...
 
BLBG: Bond Market Convinced Fed Inflation Goal Elusive This Decade
  14 Oct 18:06
 
When it comes to spurring inflation in the U...
 
BLBG: Citigroup Profit Climbs 6.6% as Bond Trading Improves
  14 Oct 18:04
 
Third-quarter net income rose to $3...
 
MW: U.S. stocks: Futures climb as Citi, J&J earnings beat expectations
  14 Oct 18:02
 
MADRID (MarketWatch) — U...
 
BNN: IEA cuts 2015 oil demand growth outlook, sees supply hitting prices
  14 Oct 18:02
 
Demand for oil in 2015 will grow far slower than previously forecast as global economies remain weak, the International Energy Agency said on Tuesday, and prices may extend their sharp fall so long as OPEC shows no sign of countering a supply surge...
 
BS: Global wealth soars, inequality swells
  14 Oct 18:00
 
Global wealth skyrocketed 8...
 
BU: COMEX CREEPS HIGHER AS EQUITIES SLIDE
  14 Oct 17:59
 
Gold edged higher in the US on Tuesday amid a continued sell-off in equities and some opportunistic buying of precious metals...
 
NG: Energy industry all pumped up
  14 Oct 17:58
 
A drop in oil prices to $90 a barrel has forced the price of gasoline down from $4...
 
RTRS: FOREX-Dollar steadies, euro sinks after data surprises
  14 Oct 17:58
 
* Euro retreats after poor industrial output, ZEW numbers

* Dollar recovers from 1-month low versus yen

* Swedish, UK inflation hits crown, sterling (Updates after European data)

By Patrick Graham

LONDON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - The euro handed back almost all the previous day's 1-percent rise against the dollar on Tuesday after unexpectedly sharp declines in industrial output and investor morale underlined economic frailty and falling prices...
 
RTRS: Dollar steadies, euro sinks after data surprises
  14 Oct 17:56
 
(Reuters) - The euro handed back almost all the previous day's 1-percent rise against the dollar on Tuesday after unexpectedly sharp declines in industrial output and investor morale underlined economic frailty and falling prices...
 
RG: Oil Falls to Post-2010 Low after IEA Cuts Demand Forecasts
  14 Oct 17:55
 
LONDON, Oct 14 (Reuters) – Brent crude fell to a fresh low below $88 a barrel on Tuesday, trading at the weakest level since 2010 after the West's energy watchdog cut its estimates for oil demand this year and next...
 
RTTN: U.S. Dollar, Yen Advance On Risk Aversion
  14 Oct 17:54
 
The U...
 
MW: Treasury prices surge amid global growth concerns
  14 Oct 17:52
 
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Treasury prices jumped Tuesday, sending yields sharply lower as bond traders fretted about the pace of global growth...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stock-Index Futures Advance Before Earnings Reports
  14 Oct 17:51
 
U...
 
BLBG: Europe Forsaken in ETFs as Record Money Pulled on Economy
  13 Oct 18:40
 
Investors have had enough of Europe...
 
MW: Split between OPEC producers deepens as oil prices fall
  13 Oct 18:39
 
A rift between OPEC members deepened over the weekend, as producers in the cartel moved in different directions amid falling oil prices...
 
RTRS: Futures little changed after selloff; Ebola stocks jump
  13 Oct 18:38
 
(Reuters) - U...
 
RTRS: European stocks reverse losses but markets wary over growth
  13 Oct 18:38
 
(Reuters) - European stocks reversed early losses on Monday as airline shares gained after crude oil prices fell to near a four-year low, though broad dollar weakness and a jump in gold signaled investor concern over global economic health...
 
BR: Dollar drops, global growth concerns spark Fed rate hike rethink
  13 Oct 18:37
 
LONDON: The dollar fell on Monday, dropping to a one-month low against the yen, as investors turned cautious about the global economy and more uncertain about the timing of the Federal Reserve's first interest rate hike...
 
INV: Dollar remains lower vs. rivals in quiet trade
  13 Oct 18:34
 
Investing...
 
FR: French economy minister eyes unemployment benefits reform
  13 Oct 18:33
 
France’s new economy minister, Emmanuel Macron, said Sunday that the country’s costly unemployment benefit system needed further reforms, sparking a debate that has divided the ruling Socialists and angered powerful trade unions...
 
FB: September retail inflation eases to 6.46%, lowest since January 2012
  13 Oct 18:33
 
ringing good news to the common man ahead of Diwali, the retail inflation dropped to 6...
 
TH: Brent crude oil prices collapse to four-year low
  13 Oct 18:31
 
LONDON, Oct 13 — Brent oil prices sank today to another four-year low on abundant supplies and demand concerns arising from the weak outlook for global economic growth...
 
TH: European stocks rebound
  13 Oct 18:30
 
European stock markets recovered slightly on Monday but not before sliding at the open following last week's sharp losses caused by fears the eurozone could fall back into recession...
 
DY: Gold, silver rally on global cues, festive demand
  13 Oct 18:29
 
Monday, October 13, 2014, New Delhi: Gold prices rallied by Rs 200 to to trade at almost one-month high of Rs 27,600 per ten gram in the national capital today on brisk buying by jewellers and retailers to meet festive season demand amidst a firming global trend...
 
BU: Gold Bullion Touches 4-Week High as China Trade Data Beat Expectations
  13 Oct 18:28
 
GOLD BULLION reversed most of a 1...
 
FB: Gold Up, At 4-Week High; Safe-Haven Demand, Short Covering
  13 Oct 18:28
 
(Kitco News) - Gold prices are moderately higher and hit a four-week high in early U...
 
BLBG: U.S. Economy Set to Shrug Off Wall Street Growth Worries
  13 Oct 18:27
 
The U...
 
BLBG: U.S. Index Futures Rise as Growth Concerns Spur Fed Bets
  13 Oct 18:26
 
U...
 
CNBC: GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks wilt after Fed-driven surge; Bund yields hit lows
  09 Oct 19:23
 
* European bourses sag after Fed rally, bond yields tumble Fed minutes show concerns about global economy, strong dollar

* Dollar index slumps as U...
 
MW: 10-year Treasury yield touches fresh 16-month low
  09 Oct 19:20
 
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Treasury prices rose for their fourth consecutive session on Thursday, sending benchmark yields to a fresh 16-month low as investors continued to parse the dovish tilt in a recent Federal Reserve release...
 
BLBG: Jobless Claims in U.S. Fall as Average at Eight-Year Low
  09 Oct 19:19
 
The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, pushing the average over the past month to the lowest level in eight years and signaling that employers are hanging on to workers as the economy improves...
 
RTRS: U.S. jobless claims fall, point to labor market strength
  09 Oct 19:17
 
(Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to nearly its lowest level since before the 2007-09 recession, a sign of growing steam in the U...
 
BLBG: Pound’s Slump Belies Strength None Other Can Match
  09 Oct 16:32
 
The pound, languishing at an 11-month low against the dollar, is far from dead...
 
EN: Oil resumes fall back to $91 on economy worries, supply glut
  09 Oct 16:32
 
* U...
 
BLBG: U.S. Stock-Index Futures Rise as Alcoa Climbs on Earnings
  09 Oct 16:29
 
U...
 
RTRS: Stocks roar Fed approval; dollar, bond yields wilt
  09 Oct 16:28
 
(Reuters) - World stock markets roared their approval on Thursday of reassurances the U...
 
MS: Fed Minutes Give Boost to Stock and Bonds
  09 Oct 16:27
 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – (StockNewsDesk) – 10/09/2014 — Federal Reserve officials released minutes of their September meeting, revealing a much more dovish and suspicious outlook than the hawkish slant of previous meetings...
 
MW: Eurozone home prices rise in second quarter
  09 Oct 16:27
 
Eurozone house prices rose after two straight quarters of decline in the three months to June, but modestly and unevenly...
 
MW: Asian shares gain after Fed minutes
  09 Oct 16:25
 
Stocks in Australia and Hong Kong led gains in Asian markets Thursday, after the U...
 
GB: European stocks extend drop
  08 Oct 18:24
 
European stocks markets fell on Wednesday, extending the previous day's sharp losses caused by weak economic growth forecasts and the spreading Ebola crisis...
 
MW: The real kings of the bond market are banks
  08 Oct 18:23
 
By Ben Eisen

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — The bond market’s innovation machine is churning away...
 
BLBG: Dollar Halts Two-Day Drop Before Fed Minutes; Lira Falls
  08 Oct 18:21
 
The dollar halted a two-day drop versus the euro before the Federal Reserve releases minutes of its most recent meeting as investors weighed the timing of the first interest-rate increase since 2006...
 
BLBG: U.K. Yields at One-Year Low Signal Scorn for IMF Rates Warning
  08 Oct 18:20
 
One day after the International Monetary Fund said the U...
 
BLBG: European Stocks Decline to Seven-Week Low as SAP Retreats
  08 Oct 18:19
 
European stocks fell to a seven-week low amid concern that equity valuations have overshot the potential for economic growth and earnings...
 
TS: Global economic growth worries send stocks lower
  08 Oct 18:19
 
TOKYO (AP) — Global stocks sagged Wednesday as pessimism about global growth spread following a decline on Wall Street overnight and a strengthening yen, which dampened prospects for export-oriented Japan...
 
RTRS: Growth worries grip world's stock, oil markets
  08 Oct 18:17
 
(Reuters) - European stock markets fell for a second day on Wednesday, pushing world share indices back toward their lowest in six months as concern mounts over global economic growth...
 
RTRS: Dollar edges up ahead of Fed minutes, euro weakens
  08 Oct 18:16
 
(Reuters) - The dollar edged up against most major currencies on Wednesday, as traders waited for minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting for signs that the United States was moving closer to interest rate rises...
 
CL: Stock futures ahead slightly; Costco earnings top analysts' expectations
  08 Oct 18:15
 
Stock futures were rising slightly, though European markets were pushing further into the red in early trading...
 
ND: Global economic growth worries send stocks lower
  08 Oct 18:14
 
Global stocks dipped Wednesday as pessimism about global growth spread following a decline on Wall Street overnight and a strengthening yen, which dampened prospects for export-oriented Japan...
 
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