European Factors to Watch on Monday Dec 8

lunes 8 de diciembre de 2014 02:16 GYT
 

PARIS, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE 100
 to open 2 to 3 points lower, or down 0.04 percent, Germany's DAX
 to open 2 to 3 points higher, or up 0.03 percent, and France's CAC 40
 to open around 5 points lower, or down 0.11 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING:
 Q4 2013/2014 Carl Zeiss Meditec AG Earnings           
    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING          :
    Q2 2015 H & R Block Inc                       
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)        :
    0700 DE Industrial output Oct
    0930 EZ Sentix index Dec
    
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0612 GMT: 
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             2,075.37    0.17 %     3.45
 NIKKEI                              17935.64    0.08 %    15.19
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       472.95   -0.11 %    -0.53
 EUR/USD                               1.2293    0.06 %   0.0008
 USD/JPY                               121.44    0.02 %   0.0300
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       2.326        --     0.02
 10-YR BUND YLD                         0.782        --     0.00
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,193.51    0.15 %    $1.76
 US CRUDE                              $65.09   -1.14 %    -0.75
                                                                
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-ASIA UP, SOMBRE DATA OFFSETS ROBUST U.S. JOBS 
  > US STOCKS-WALL ST RISES FOR 7TH WEEK, BUT ENDS OFF ITS HIGHS 
  > TOKYO'S NIKKEI SHARE AVERAGE CLOSES UP 0.08 PCT 
  > FOREX-DOLLAR BASKS IN POST-PAYROLLS GLOW, TOUCHES 7-YEAR HIGH VS YEN 
  > PRECIOUS-GOLD STAYS BELOW $1,200 AS US JOBS REPORT BOOSTS DOLLAR 
  > METALS-LONDON COPPER STEADY; EYES ON CHINA TRADE DATA 
  > BRENT WEAK NEAR $68 AFTER MORGAN STANLEY CUTS PRICE FORECAST 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)