European Factors to Watch on Friday, Aug 15

viernes 15 de agosto de 2014 01:08 GYT
 

PARIS, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE
100 to open 15 to 16 points higher, or up 0.2 percent, Germany's DAX
 to open 25 points higher, or up 0.3 percent, and France's CAC 40
 to open 12 to 13 points higher, or up 0.3 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING :
    RATOS AB                              Q2         
    
    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING :
    Q4 2014 The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.   
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)  :
    0830 GB GDP 2nd release Q2
    1230 US NY Fed manufact Aug
    1230 US PPI final demand Jul
    1230 US Core PPI Final Jul
    1315 US Industrial Output Jul
    1315 US Capacity utilisation Jul
    1355 US U Mich Sentiment Aug
    
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0505 GMT: 
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             1,955.18    0.43 %     8.46
 NIKKEI                              15321.25    0.04 %     6.68
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       508.97    0.24 %      1.2
 EUR/USD                               1.3364    0.01 %   0.0002
 USD/JPY                               102.51    0.08 %   0.0800
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       2.409        --     0.01
 10-YR BUND YLD                         1.021        --     0.00
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,312.00   -0.06 %   -$0.74
 US CRUDE                              $95.64    0.06 %     0.06
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-ASIAN SHARES EDGE UP, POISED FOR WEEKLY RISE 
  > US STOCKS-WALL ST ENDS HIGHER AFTER UKRAINE CONCERNS EASE 
  > NIKKEI STEPS BACK AFTER 4-DAY WINNING STREAK; SONY JUMPS 
  > FOREX-EURO SHRUGS OFF DISAPPOINTING GDP DATA, DATA-HIT DOLLAR HELPS 
  > PRECIOUS-GOLD ON TRACK FOR SECOND WEEKLY GAIN ON SAFE-HAVEN DEMAND 
  > METALS-LONDON COPPER NEAR 7-WEEK LOWS AS ECONOMIC CLOUDS GATHER 
  > BRENT STAYS NEAR 13-MONTH LOW BELOW $103 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)