European Factors to Watch on Wednesday April 1

miércoles 1 de abril de 2015 01:29 GYT
 

PARIS, April 1 (Reuters) - Financial spreadbetters expected Britain's FTSE
100 to open 43 to 58 points lower, or down as much as 0.9 percent,
Germany's DAX to open 111 to 126 points lower, or down as much as 1.1
percent, and France's CAC 40 to open 38 to 49 points lower, or down as
much as 1 percent.
    
    MAJOR EUROPEAN COMPANIES REPORTING:
 Full Year 2014 EVRAZ plc Earnings Release            
 Full Year 2014 Theolia SA Earnings Release           
 FirstGroup PLC Pre-Close Trading Update             
 Half Year 2015 ASOS PLC Earnings Release             
    
    MAJOR U.S. COMPANIES REPORTING          :
    Q2 2015 Monsanto Co                              
    
    MAJOR MACROECONOMIC DATA/EVENTS (GMT)        :
    0745 IT Markit/ADACI Mfg PMI Mar
    0750 FR Markit Mfg PMI Mar
    0755 DE Markit/BME Mfg PMI Mar
    0800 EZ Markit Mfg Final PMI Mar
    0830 GB Markit/CIPS Mfg PMI Mar
    1245 US ADP employment Mar
    1345 US Markit Mfg PMI final Mar
    1400 US Construction spending Feb
    1400 US ISM Manufacturing PMI Mar
    
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  MARKET SNAPSHOT AT 0527 GMT: 
                                         LAST   PCT CHG  NET CHG
 S&P 500                             2,067.89   -0.88 %   -18.35
 NIKKEI                              19147.53   -0.31 %   -59.46
 MSCI ASIA EX-JP                        486.1    0.08 %     0.41
 EUR/USD                               1.0779    0.46 %   0.0049
 USD/JPY                               119.92   -0.17 %  -0.2000
 10-YR US TSY YLD                       1.932        --     0.00
 10-YR BUND YLD                         0.183        --     0.00
 SPOT GOLD                          $1,186.46    0.28 %    $3.36
 US CRUDE                              $47.36    -0.5 %    -0.24
                                                                
  > Asian stocks sag, dollar falls vs yen as Nikkei recoils 
  > Wall St drops but S&P, Nasdaq register quarterly gains 
  > Nikkei falls to 3-week low on profit-taking, soft tankan survey 
  > TREASURIES-Prices up on quarter-end buying by institutions 
  > Dollar slips vs yen as Tokyo shares slip; Aussie up on China data 
  > PRECIOUS-Gold edges up after March drop as dollar slips 
  > METALS-Copper steadies after China factory growth ticks higher 
  > Oil prices edge lower as Iran talks extend beyond deadline 
    

 (Reporting by Blaise Robinson)