Japan Domestic Corporate Goods Price Index (MoM) above expectations (0.2%) in May: Actual (0.6%)

Japan Domestic Corporate Goods Price Index (YoY) came in at 2.7%, above forecasts (2.2%) in May

US Treasury sanctions Russia over hacking – Reuters

As reported by Reuters, the US Treasury has sanctioned Russia over accusations of military and intelligence hacking. Key quotes "The U.S. Treasury imposed sanctions on three Russian individuals and five companies on Monday, saying they had worked with Moscow’s military and intelligenc ...

New Zealand Electronic Card Retail Sales (MoM) came in at 0.4%, below expectations (1.2%) in May

New Zealand Electronic Card Retail Sales (YoY) up to 4.2% in May from previous 0.8%

Weekly commodity movers & shakers – TDS

Analysts at TD Securities explained the latest developments in the commodities sector. Key Quotes: "Copper prices surged in response to growing fears of a potential strike at Escondida, the world's largest copper mine." "Zinc also performed well amid copper strength and a weake ...

Peru stocks lower at close of trade; S&P Lima General down 0.03%

Investing.com – Peru stocks were lower after the close on Monday, as losses in the Industrials, Banking&Financials and Mining sectors led shares lower. At the close in Lima, the S&P Lima General lost 0.03%. The best performers of the session on the S&P Lima General were Backus Johnsto ...

GBP/USD losing traction on UK fundamentals – TDS

Analysts at TD Securities explained the conditions surrounding GBP/USD's downfall. Key Quotes: "This morning's UK data for April was softer than expected across the board: manufacturing production fell -1.4% m/m (mkt +0.3%), construction output was up 0.5% (mkt +2.0%), and th ...

US CPI preview – Nomura

Analysts at Nomura explained their outlook for the US CPI. Key Quotes: "After core CPI inflation slowed to 0.1% (0.098%) m-o-m in April, we expect only a modest rebound to 0.2% (0.158%) m-o-m in May (Consensus: 0.2%), corresponding to 2.2% (2.198%) on a 12-month basis (Consensus: 2.2%). Par ...