European Factors to Watch on Thursday Oct 2

jueves 2 de octubre de 2014 01:26 GYT
 

PARIS, Oct 2 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE 100
 to open 6 to 8 points lower, or down 0.1 percent, Germany's DAX 
to open 17 to 22 points lower, or down 0.2 percent, and France's CAC 40 
to open 3 to 5 points lower, or down 0.1 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING :
    CARILLION PLC                        Q3 TRADE      
    DOMINO'S PIZZA GROUP PLC             Q3 TRADE      
    
    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING :
    Q3 2014 McCormick & Company Inc           
    Q2 2015 Constellation Brands Inc          
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)  :
    0900 EZ Producer Prices Aug
    1130 US Challenger Sept
    1145 EZ ECB Oct
    1230 US jobless claims w/e
    1400 US Durable goods Aug
    1400 US factory orders Aug
        
    
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0520 GMT: 
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             1,946.16   -1.32 %   -26.13
 NIKKEI                              15725.32   -2.22 %  -356.93
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       471.35    -0.1 %    -0.47
 EUR/USD                               1.2654    0.25 %   0.0031
 USD/JPY                               108.75   -0.11 %  -0.1200
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       2.402        --     0.00
 10-YR BUND YLD                         0.896        --    -0.01
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,218.93    0.46 %    $5.54
 US CRUDE                              $90.64    -0.1 %    -0.09
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-ASIA SPOOKED BY WEAK GLOBAL DATA; TOKYO STOCKS DIP 
  > US STOCKS-WALL ST TUMBLES ON EBOLA FEARS; SMALL CAPS DROP 
  > TOKYO'S NIKKEI SHARE AVERAGE FALLS 2.00 PCT 
  > TREASURIES-U.S. LONGER-DATED BOND PRICES GAIN MORE ON PIMCO OUTFLOWS 
  > YEN SQUEEZES HIGHER AS DISAPPOINTING PMIS DIM MOOD, EURO EYES ECB 
  > PRECIOUS-GOLD GETS BOOST FROM SAFE-HAVEN BIDS AS EQUITIES SLIDE 
  > METALS-LONDON COPPER EDGES UP AS DOLLAR RALLY PAUSES 
  > BRENT HOVERS NEAR 27-MONTH LOW AS ABUNDANT SUPPLY WEIGHS 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)