Japan Domestic Corporate Goods Price Index (MoM) in line with forecasts (0.1%) in April

Japan Domestic Corporate Goods Price Index (YoY) meets forecasts (2%) in April

Fed, Trump, China and Middle East all on tap – ANZ

Analysts at ANZ explained that US core inflation will accelerate materially beyond 2.0% have subsided of late and are keeping an eye on  Key Quotes: "Expectations that the Fed may hike four times this year have continued to soften (with 56bps priced in by year-end).  Last week, cor ...

June deadline set for Northern Ireland Brexit solution – Reuter

According to reporting by Reuters, the French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian has set a deadline for progress on Brexit concerns arising from Northern Ireland's border issues. Le Drian says that progress must be made before the June summit of EU leaders. Key quotes "Britain’ ...

NZD/USD: RBNZ / US CPI comeback faltering below key 200-M SMA (0.6980)

NZD/USD: time for some consolidation before week unfolds new catalysts. NZD/USD: US dollar softness allows the bird to take flight, but 200-M SMA a tough one. NZD/USD is currently trading at 0.6960, consolidating the recovery from 0.6902 lows of last week's trade post-RBNZ's dovis ...

Market wrap: mostly quietly into the weekend – Westpac

Analysts at Westpac explained that markets traded mostly quietly into the weekend, though CAD slumped on soft April Canada jobs data.  Key Quotes: "On Sunday, Italy's political standoff was reportedly resolved. AUD/USD traded tight ranges in the mid-0.75s. Today's global dat ...

The week ahead: all eyes on US retail sales – Nomura

  Analysts at Nomura offered their outlook the week ahead's key economic scheduled events. Key Quotes: United States | Data preview We expect healthy gains in April retail sales and industrial production. NY Fed Survey of Consumer Expectations (Monday): Inflation expectations i ...

Global market snapshot: Friday’s close and easing trade tensions – ANZ

Analysts at ANZ noted that equities gained on the back of easing trade tensions and subsiding concerns about rising US inflation (despite recent oil price gains).  Key Quotes: "Over the session, the S&P 500 was up 0.2% and the Dow Jones was up 0.4%. Emerging market stocks also rose ...

Israel stocks higher at close of trade; TA 35 up 0.88%

Investing.com – Israel stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the Biomed, Technology and Communication sectors led shares higher. At the close in Tel Aviv, the TA 35 added 0.88%. The best performers of the session on the TA 35 were OPKO Health Inc (TA:OPK), which rose 5.40% or 83 ...

Saudi Arabia stocks higher at close of trade; Tadawul All Share up 1.37%

Investing.com – Saudi Arabia stocks were higher after the close on Sunday, as gains in the Telecoms&IT, Building&Construction and Financial Services sectors led shares higher. At the close in Saudi Arabia, the Tadawul All Share added 1.37%. The best performers of the session on the Tadawul ...

Crude Oil Prices – Weekly Outlook: May 14 – 18

Investing.com - The focus in the oil market this week will remain on geopolitical tension in the Middle East after President Donald Trump withdrew the United states from the Iranian nuclear agreement. Prices rallied sharply last week after Trump walked away from an international nuclear deal wit ...

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