European Factors to Watch on Thursday Sept 25

jueves 25 de septiembre de 2014 01:23 GYT
 

PARIS, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE
100 to open 1 to 2 points lower, or down 0.03 percent, Germany's DAX
 to open 7 to 9 points higher, or up 0.09 percent, and France's CAC 40
 to open 3 to 5 points higher, or up 0.11 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING :
    H & M HENNES & MAURITZ AB         Q3        
    
    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING :
    Q4 2014 Micron Technology Inc             
    Q1 2015 Nike                              
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)  :
    0800 EZ Money-M3 Annual Aug
    0900 IT Retail sales Jul
    1230 US Durable Goods Aug
    1230 US jobless claims w/e
    1345 US Markit Comp Flash Sep
        
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0522 GMT:
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             1,998.30    0.78 %    15.53
 NIKKEI                              16342.57    1.08 %   175.12
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       483.99   -0.39 %    -1.91
 EUR/USD                               1.2764   -0.12 %  -0.0015
 USD/JPY                               109.17    0.15 %   0.1600
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       2.564        --    -0.01
 10-YR BUND YLD                         1.007        --     0.00
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,214.65   -0.17 %   -$2.04
 US CRUDE                              $92.72   -0.09 %    -0.08
  
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-ASIA SLIPS AS WALL STREET CHEER FIZZLES OUT 
  > US STOCKS-WALL ST RALLIES, S&P BACK ABOVE 14-DAY MOVING AVERAGE 
  > NIKKEI RISES AS WEAK YEN TREND CONTINUES, WALL ST STRENGTH SUPPORTS 
  > BOND YIELDS RISE ON WEAK FIVE-YEAR AUCTION, REDUCED SAFETY BIDS 
  > FOREX-EURO EYES 2013 TROUGH, DOLLAR EXTENDS WINNING WAYS 
  > PRECIOUS-GOLD EXTENDS LOSSES AS EQUITIES, DOLLAR RISE 
  > METALS-LME COPPER FINDS SUPPORT IN POLICY COMMENTS, NICKEL FIRMS 
  > BRENT STEADIES NEAR $97 AFTER BOUNCE FROM LOWEST IN OVER 2 YEARS 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)