European Factors to Watch on Tuesday Dec 16

martes 16 de diciembre de 2014 02:16 GYT
 

PARIS, Dec 16 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE
100 to open 12 to 20 points higher, or up 0.3 percent, Germany's DAX
 to open 23 to 41 points higher, or up 0.4 percent, and France's CAC 40
 to open 12 to 17 points higher, or up 0.4 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING:
    November 2014 Renault SA Monthly Sales  
    Full Year 2013/2014 Metro AG Earnings Release 

    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING :
    Q2 2015 Darden Restaurants Inc            
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)  :
    0800 FR Markit Mfg/Serv/Comp Flash PMI Dec
    0830 DE Markit Mfg/Serv/Comp Flash PMI Dec
    0900 EZ Markit Mfg/Serv/Comp Flash PMI Dec
    0930 GB CPI Nov
    0930 GB PPI Nov
    1000 DE ZEW Economic sentiment Dec
    1330 US Housing starts Nov
    1330 US building permits Nov
    1445 US Markit Mfg PMI Flash Dec
    
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0611 GMT: 
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             1,989.63   -0.63 %    -12.7
 NIKKEI                              16755.32   -2.01 %  -344.08
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       453.21   -0.74 %    -3.39
 EUR/USD                               1.2457    0.17 %   0.0021
 USD/JPY                               117.21    -0.5 %  -0.5900
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       2.103        --    -0.01
 10-YR BUND YLD                         0.624        --     0.00
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,196.20    0.33 %    $3.99
 US CRUDE                              $55.57   -0.61 %    -0.34
                                                                
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-ROUBLE JUMPS ON RUSSIA RATE HIKE, OIL PRESSURED 
  > US STOCKS-WALL ST DIPS IN VOLATILE TRADE; OIL PRICES FALL FURTHER 
  > TOKYO'S NIKKEI SHARE AVERAGE CLOSES DOWN 2.01 PCT 
  > FOREX-YEN FIRM AS OIL SLUMP CURBS RISK APPETITE, ROUBLE REBOUNDS 
  > PRECIOUS-GOLD EDGES UP AFTER WORST DAY IN A YEAR, FED EYED 
  > METALS-LONDON COPPER MIRED NEAR 1-WEEK LOWS ON CHINA WORRIES 
  > OIL PRICES FALL, STUMBLING EMERGING MARKETS DENT OUTLOOK 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)