European Factors to Watch on Wednesday Nov 19

miércoles 19 de noviembre de 2014 02:24 GYT
 

PARIS, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE
100 to open 3 to 4 points higher, or up 0.1 percent, Germany's DAX
 to open 8 to 16 points higher, or up 0.2 percent, and France's CAC 40
 to open 6 to 8 points higher, or up 0.2 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING :
 Q3 2014 Amlin PLC Interim Management Statement          
 Half Year 2015 ICAP PLC Earnings                        
 Q3 2014 Wirecard AG Earnings                              
 Intertek Group PLC Interim Management Statement          
 Half Year 2014/2015 Soitec SA Earnings                    
   
    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING          :
    Q3 2015 Salesforce.com Inc                       
    Q4 2014 Keurig Green Mountain Inc                 
    Q3 2014 L Brands Inc                            
    Q3 2014 Lowe's Companies Inc                     
    Q4 2014 Mallinckrodt Plc                         
    Q2 2015 J M Smucker Co                           
    Q3 2014 Staples, Inc.                             
    Q3 2014 Target Corp                              
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)        :
    1330 US House starts Oct
    1330 US building permits Oct
        
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0623 GMT: 
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             2,051.80    0.51 %    10.48
 NIKKEI                              17288.75   -0.32 %   -55.31
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       474.05   -0.41 %    -1.97
 EUR/USD                               1.2524    -0.1 %  -0.0012
 USD/JPY                               117.36    0.43 %   0.5000
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       2.320        --     0.00
 10-YR BUND YLD                         0.803        --     0.00
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,193.65    -0.3 %   -$3.60
 US CRUDE                              $74.31    -0.4 %    -0.30
 
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-JAPANESE SHARES LOSE STEAM, ASIAN SHARES SLIP 
  > US STOCKS-S&P 500, DOW END AT RECORD HIGHS, BOOSTED BY HEALTHCARE 
  > TOKYO'S NIKKEI SHARE AVERAGE CLOSES DOWN 0.32 PCT 
  > TREASURIES-YIELDS SLIP AFTER BENIGN U.S. PRODUCER PRICES 
  > FOREX-YEN SLIPS IN WAKE OF JAPAN'S DECISION TO DELAY SALES TAX RISE 
  > PRECIOUS-GOLD FALLS FROM NEAR 3-WEEK HIGH ON STRONGER DOLLAR 
  > METALS-LONDON COPPER STEADIES; STIMULUS PROSPECTS SUPPORT 
  > BRENT STEADY BELOW $79 AS DIVISIONS IN OPEC GROW 
    
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)