European Factors to Watch on Wednesday, Oct 1

miércoles 1 de octubre de 2014 01:22 GYT
 

PARIS, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE 100
 to open 17 points lower, or down 0.3 percent, Germany's DAX to
open 27 points lower, or down 0.3 percent, and France's CAC 40 to open
17 points lower, or down 0.4 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING :
    TESCO PLC                             INTERIM    
    J SAINSBURY PLC                      Q2 TRADE    
    
    No major U.S. companies reporting on Wednesday.    
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)  :
    0400 US car sales Sep
    0745 IT Markit/ADACI Mf Sep
    0750 FR Markit Mfg PMI Sep
    0800 DE Markit/BME Mfg Sep
    0800 EZ Markit Mfg Final Sep
    0830 GB Markit/CIPS Mfg Sep
    1215 US ADP national Em Sep
    1345 US Markit Mfg PMI Sep
    1400 US Construction spending Aug
    1400 US ISM Manufacturing Sep
        
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0520 GMT: 
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             1,936.92    0.28 %     5.33
 NIKKEI                              15139.71    0.06 %     9.19
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       502.44    0.39 %     1.97
 EUR/USD                               1.3373   -0.09 %  -0.0012
 USD/JPY                               102.28     0.1 %   0.1000
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       2.431        --     0.01
 10-YR BUND YLD                         1.062        --     0.00
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,305.48   -0.18 %   -$2.36
 US CRUDE                              $97.82   -0.27 %    -0.26
 
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-ASIAN SHARES SLIP, DOLLAR UP; HK UNREST EYED 
  > US STOCKS-WALL ST ENDS DOWN FOR DAY, MONTH; INDEXES GAIN IN QTR 
  > NIKKEI LITTLE CHANGED AFTER MIXED TANKAN DATA 
  > TREASURIES-U.S. TREASURIES PRICES FALL; JOBS REPORT IN FOCUS 
  > FOREX-DOLLAR SCALES 6-YR PEAK VS YEN, AUSSIE FALTERS ON WEAK DATA 
  > GOLD STRUGGLES NEAR 9-MONTH LOW; PLATINUM HITS 5-YEAR TROUGH 
  > COPPER SLIPS TO WEAKEST SINCE JUNE ON DOLLAR, CHINA HOUSING WORRIES 
  > BRENT RISES ABOVE $95 AFTER CHINA PMI, BUT GLUT CAPS GAINS 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)