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The Daily – June 20th, 2014

June 20th, 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The Consumer Price Index in Canada was reportedly up 0.5% and 2.3% in month-over-month and year-over-year terms, respectively. Both reports were above estimates. The core CPI in Canada, which excludes the effects of energy and food…

The Daily – June 19th, 2014

June 19th, 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Initial Jobless Claims in the U.S. were reported at 312K, below estimates of 314K. Continuing Jobless Claims were reported at 2.561M, below estimates of 2.6M. The Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Survey was reported at 17.8, above estimates…

The Daily – June 18th, 2014

June 18th, 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS MBA mortgage applications in the U.S. were reportedly down 9.2%. The Current Account in the U.S. for the first quarter was reported at -$111.2B. Wholesale Sales in Canada were reportedly up 1.2% in month-over-month terms, above…

The Daily – June 17th, 2014

June 17th, 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Building permits in the U.S. were reportedly up 0.991M in month-over-month terms, below estimates of 1.055M. Housing Starts in the U.S. were reportedly up 1.001M in month-over-month terms, slightly below estimates of 1.050M. The CPI in…

The Daily – June 16th, 2014

June 16th, 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Foreign portfolio investment in Canadian securities was reported at $10.13B, almost more than double estimates of $4.27B. Canadian Investment in foreign securities was listed at $2.49B. The NY Empire State Manufacturing Index was reported at 19.28,…

The Daily – June 13th, 2014

June 13th, 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The Producer Price Index in the U.S. was reportedly down 0.2% and up 2% in month-over-month and year-over-year terms, respectively. The Producer Price Index except food and energy in the U.S. was reportedly down 0.1% and…

The Daily – June 11th, 2014

June 11th, 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS MBA Mortgage Applications were reportedly up 10.3% in the U.S. The Unemployment Rate in Great Britain was reported at 6.6%, below estimates of 6.7%. Average earnings excluding bonus in Great Britain was reportedly up 0.9%, below…

The Daily – June 10th, 2014

June 10th, 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The NFIB Business Optimism Index in the U.S. for May was reported at 96.6, slightly above estimates. The Redbook Index, which measures same-store sales growth for general merchandisers in the U.S., was reportedly down 1.8% and…

The Daily – June 9th 2014

June 9th 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Housing Starts in Canada were reported at 198.3K, above estimates of 185K. A Sentix Survey of investor confidence in the Eurozone was reported at 8.5, below estimates of 13.2. The Consumer Confidence index in Japan was…

The Daily – June 4th, 2014

June 4th, 2014 Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Canadian Exports and Imports were reported at $42.83B and $43.36B, respectively. Exports were slightly below estimates, while imports were slightly above. MBA Mortgage Applications in the U.S. were reported at -3.1%. The ADP Employment Change in…

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