European Factors to Watch on Thursday Feb 5

jueves 5 de febrero de 2015 02:11 GYT
 

PARIS, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE 100
 to open 40 to 48 points lower, or down 0.7 percent, Germany's DAX
 to open 99 to 111 points lower, or down 1 percent, and France's CAC 40
 to open 55 to 59 points lower, or down 1.3 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING:
    
 Q4 2014 ABB Ltd Earnings                                         
 Q4 2014 Assa Abloy AB Earnings                                    
 Full Year 2014 AstraZeneca PLC Earnings                        
 Q4 2014 BNP Paribas SA Earnings                                  
 Q2 2014-2015 Bonduelle SAS Corporate Sales                       
 Preliminary 2014 Celesio AG Earnings                              
 Q1 2015 Compass Group PLC Interim Management Statement         
 Q4 2014 Daimler AG Earnings                                       
 Q4 2014 Dassault Systemes SA Earnings                            
 Preliminary 2014 Enel SpA Earnings                               
 Enterprise Inns PLC Interim Management Statement               
 Q4 2014 H Lundbeck A/S Earnings                                 
 Q4 2014 Metso Oyj Earnings                                        
 Munich Re Preliminary 2014                                        
 Q4 2014 Nokian Tyres plc Earnings                                 
 Full Year 2014 Nutreco NV Earnings                              
 Full Year 2014 Nyrstar Earnings                                 
 Q4 2014 Sanoma Oyj Earnings                                       
 Q4 2014 Sanofi SA Earnings                                       
 Q4 2014 Swisscom AG Earnings                                     
 Q4 2014 Securitas AB Earnings                                     
 Q4 2014 Smith & Nephew Earnings                               
 Q4 2014 TGS NOPEC Geophysical Company ASA Earnings              
 Q4 2014 Tieto Oyj Earnings                                        
 Vodafone Group PLC Interim Management Statement                
 Q4 2014 Volvo AB Earnings Release                                 
 
    
    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING          :
    
Q4 2014 Alliance Data Systems Corp               
Q4 2014 Apartment Investment & Management        
Q1 2015 Becton Dickinson and Co                  
Q4 2014 Ball Corp                                
Q4 2014 Cigna                                   
Q4 2014 CME Group Inc                            
Q4 2014 Cummins Inc                              
Q4 2014 Delphi Automotive PLC                     
Q2 2015 The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.         
Q4 2014 EQT Corp                                 
Q4 2014 Entergy Corp                             
Q4 2014 Expedia Inc                               
Q4 2014 Fidelity National Information            
Q4 2014 IntercontinentalExchange, Inc.           
Q4 2014 Kimco Realty Corp                        
Q3 2015 Michael Kors Holdings Ltd                 
Q3 2015 McKesson Corp                            
Q2 2015 News Corp                                 
Q4 2014 Philip Morris International Inc         
Q4 2014 PPL Corp                                 
Q2 2015 Perrigo Company PLC                       
Q4 2014 Snap-On Inc                              
Q4 2014 Stericycle Inc                            
Q3 2015 Symantec Corp                             
Q4 2014 Teradata Corp                            
Q4 2014 TECO Energy Inc                         
Q4 2014 Vulcan Materials Co                      
Q4 2014 Verisign Inc                              
Q4 2014 Xylem Inc                                
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)        :
    0700 DE Industrial orders Dec
    1200 GB BoE bank rate Feb
    1330 US Jobless claims w/e
    1330 US labour costs Q4
    1330 US productivity Q4
    
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0608 GMT: 
    
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             2,041.51   -0.42 %    -8.52
 NIKKEI                              17504.62   -0.98 %  -174.12
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                       481.52   -0.04 %    -0.18
 EUR/USD                               1.1342   -0.02 %  -0.0002
 USD/JPY                               117.17   -0.08 %  -0.0900
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       1.739        --    -0.06
 10-YR BUND YLD                         0.367        --     0.00
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,272.20     0.2 %    $2.55
 US CRUDE                              $47.40   -2.17 %    -1.05
 
  
  > GLOBAL MARKETS-EURO HIT AS ECB TAKES HARD LINE ON GREEK DEBT 
  > US STOCKS-WALL ST ENDS LOWER WITH OIL PRICES, RENEWED GREECE WORRIES 
  > TOKYO'S NIKKEI SHARE AVERAGE CLOSES DOWN 0.98 PCT 
  > TREASURIES-U.S. BONDS STAGE LATE BOUNCE AS ECB SHUNS GREEK BONDS 
  > EURO STEADIER AFTER FALLING ON RENEWED GREECE WORRIES 
  > GOLD EXTENDS GAINS ON GREECE UNCERTAINTY, U.S. DATA EYED 
  > COPPER SLIPS AS TRADERS TAKE PROFITS ON CHINA BANK RESERVE MOVE 
  > OIL MARKETS DROP FURTHER AFTER CRASHING ON INVENTORY CONCERNS 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)