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The Daily – November 27th, 2014

November 27th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The Current Account in Canada was reported at -8.4B, above estimates of -11.10B. Consumer Confidence in the Eurozone was reported at -11.6, in line with estimates.  The Consumer Price Index in Germany was reportedly flat and up…

The Daily – November 26th, 2014

November 26th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Durable Goods orders in the U.S. were reportedly up 0.4%, above estimates of a 0.6% drop. Initial Jobless claims in the U.S. were reported at 313K, above estimates of 288K. Continuing jobless claims were reported at 2.316M,…

The Daily – November 25th, 2014

November 25th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Retail Sales in Canada were reportedly up 0.8% in month-over-month terms, above estimates of 0.5%. Retail Sales excluding Autos in Canada were reportedly flat, below estimates of 0.3%.  Annualized Q3 GDP in the U.S. was reported at…

The Daily – November 24th, 2014

November 24th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The Chicago Fed National Activity Index for October was reported at 0.14. A survey of the Business Climate in Germany was reported at 104.7, above expectations of 103. Commodities: Brent crude traded near the highest closing price…

The Daily – November 21st, 2014

November 21st Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The Consumer Price Index in Canada was reportedly up 0.1% and 2.4% in month-over-month and year-over-year terms, respectively. Both figures were above estimates. The Bank of Canada Consumer Price Index Core figures also beat estimates, coming in…

The Daily – November 20th, 2014

November 20th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Wholesale Sales in Canada were reportedly up 1.8%, far above estimates of 08%. The Consumer Price Index in the U.S. was reportedly up 0% and 1.7% in month-over-month and year-over-year terms, respectively. Both figures were above estimates….

The Daily – November 19th, 2014

November 19th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS MBA Mortgage Applications in the U.S. were reportedly up 4.9% in November. Building Permits in the U.S. were reportedly up 1.08M in month-over-month terms in October, slightly above estimates. Housing starts in the U.S. came in slightly…

The Daily – November 18th, 2014

November 18th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The Producer Price Index for the U.S. was reportedly up 0.2% and 1.5% in month-over-month and year-over-year terms, respectively. Both figures were above estimates. The Redbook Index, which measures same-store sales-growth of general merchandisers in the U.S.,…

The Daily – November 17th, 2014

November 17th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Foreign portfolio investment in Canadian securities for September was reported at $4.37B. Canadian portfolio investment in foreign securities was reported at $8.64B. The NY Empire State Manufacturing Index for the U.S. was reported at 10.16, slightly below…

The Daily – November 11th, 2014

November 11th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The NFIB Business Optimism Index for the U.S. was reported at 96.1. Consumer confidence in Japan was reported at 38.9. Commodities: Brent crude fell to the lowest in four years as forecasts for rising U.S. crude stockpiles…

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