European Factors to Watch on Tuesday Sept 2

martes 2 de septiembre de 2014 01:12 GYT
 

PARIS, Sept 2 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE
100 to open 5 points higher, or up 0.07 percent, Germany's DAX 
to open 8 points higher, or up 0.08 percent, and France's CAC 40 to open
3 points higher, or up 0.07 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING :
    No major European company reporting on Tuesday.
    
    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING :
    Q1 2015 H & R Block Inc                   
    Q2 2014 PVH Corp                            
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)  :
    0830 GB Markit/CIPS Con Aug
    0900 EZ Producer Prices Jul
    1345 US Markit Mfg PMI Aug
    1400 US Construction Sp Jul
    1400 US IBD Economic Op Sep
    1400 US ISM Maufacturing Aug
    
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0508 GMT: 
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 NIKKEI                              15699.07    1.44 %   222.47
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       509.94   -0.52 %    -2.64
 EUR/USD                               1.3121   -0.05 %  -0.0006
 USD/JPY                               104.80    0.43 %   0.4500
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       2.368        --     0.02
 10-YR BUND YLD                         0.882        --     0.00
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,282.80   -0.33 %   -$4.24
 US CRUDE                              $95.74   -0.23 %    -0.22
 
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-ASIAN STOCKS SLIP, EURO AT 1-YR LOW ON ECB DOUBTS 
  > NIKKEI RISES TO 4-1/2 WEEK HIGH ON WEAK YEN, REFORM HOPES 
  > EURO SEES LITTLE REPRIEVE IN HOLIDAY TRADE, AUSSIE EYES RATE CALL 
  > PRECIOUS-GOLD FALLS TO NEAR 1-WEEK LOW ON DOLLAR STRENGTH 
  > METALS-LONDON COPPER DRIFTS NEAR RECENT LOW ON FACTORY SLOWDOWN 
  > BRENT CRUDE STEADY BELOW $103; LIBYA UNREST OFFSETS DEMAND CONCERNS 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)