European Factors to Watch on Tuesday Oct 21

martes 21 de octubre de 2014 01:16 GYT
 

PARIS, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE
100 to open 5 to 6 points higher, or up 0.1 percent, Germany's DAX
 to open 15 to 21 points higher, or up 0.2 percent, and France's CAC 40
 to open 2 to 6 points higher, or up 0.2 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING :
    Studsvik AB Q3 earnings                  
    Enagas SA Q3 earnings                     
    Whitbread PLC interim earnings                     
    GKN PLC Q3 interim statement                   
    Akzo Nobel NV Q3 earnings                 
    William Hill PLC Q3 interim statement                
    Actelion Ltd Q3 earnings                 
    Reckitt Benckiser PLC Q3 interim statement         
    Swedbank AB Q3 earnings                        
    InterContinental Hotels Q3 PLC interim statement    
    ARM Holdings PLC Q3 earnings                    
    Kone Oyj Q3 earnings                     
    Valeo SA Q3 sales                        
            
    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING :
    Q3 2014 Allegheny Technologies Inc        
    Q3 2014 Broadcom Corp                     
    Q3 2014 Discover Financial Services       
    Q3 2014 E*TRADE Financial Corp            
    Q3 2014 FMC Technologies, Inc.            
    Q3 2014 Harley-Davidson Inc               
    Q3 2014 Intuitive Surgical Inc            
    Q3 2014 Illinois Tool Works Inc           
    Q3 2014 Kimberly-Clark                    
    Q3 2014 The Coca-Cola Co                  
    Q3 2014 Lockheed Martin Corp              
    Q3 2014 Nabors Industries Ltd             
    Q3 2014 Omnicom Group Inc                 
    Q3 2014 Reynolds American Inc             
    Q3 2014 Regions Financial Corp            
    Q3 2014 Robert Half                       
    Q3 2014 The Travelers Companies, Inc.     
    Q3 2014 United Technologies Corp          
    Q3 2014 Verizon Communications Inc        
    Q3 2014 Waters Corp                       
    Q3 2014 Yahoo! Inc                        
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)  :
    1400 US existing home sales Sep
    
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0515 GMT: 
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             1,904.01    0.91 %    17.25
 NIKKEI                              14826.83   -1.88 %   -284.4
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       468.57       0 %    -0.02
 EUR/USD                               1.2821    0.18 %   0.0023
 USD/JPY                               106.37   -0.53 %  -0.5700
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       2.151        --    -0.03
 10-YR BUND YLD                         0.845        --    -0.01
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,249.00    0.23 %    $2.90
 US CRUDE                              $83.01    0.36 %     0.30
 
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-STOCKS DIP AS CHINA DATA FAIL TO CALM GROWTH FEARS 
  > US STOCKS-U.S. STOCKS END HIGHER DESPITE DRAG FROM IBM 
  > TOKYO'S NIKKEI SHARE AVERAGE FALLS 2.07 PCT 
  > TREASURIES-U.S. BOND PRICES RISE ON VIEW ON FED, EUROPE WORRIES 
  > FOREX-AUSSIE EDGES HIGHER AFTER CHINA GDP; DOLLAR SLIPS VS YEN 
  > PRECIOUS-GOLD STEADY NEAR ONE-MONTH HIGH ON SLOWING CHINA GROWTH 
  > METALS-COPPER CLIMBS AS WEAK CHINA GROWTH STOKES STIMULUS HOPES 
  > BRENT EXTENDS GAINS AT ABOVE $85 AS CHINA OIL DEMAND RISES 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)