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The Daily – October 29th, 2014

October 29th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Industrial Product Prices in Canada were reportedly down 0.4% in month-over-month terms, below estimates of a 0.1% drop. The Raw Material Price Index for Canada dropped 1.8% in September, also far below estimates of a 0.9% drop….

The Daily – October 27th, 2014

October 27th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The M3 Money Supply in the Eurozone was reportedly up 2.1% and 2.5% in 3-month and year-over-year terms, respectively. Private loans in the Eurozone were reportedly down 1.2% in year-over-year terms, slightly above estimates. Commodities: Brent crude…

The Daily – October 23rd, 2014

October 23rd Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Initial Jobless Claims in the U.S. were reported at 283K, slightly above estimates of 282K. Continuing Jobless Claims in the U.S. were reported at 2.351M, slightly below estimates. The Housing Price index in the U.S. was reportedly…

The Daily – October 21st, 2014

October 21st Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS A 10-year bond auction in Great Britain resulted in yields of 2.15%. The all industry activity index in Japan was reportedly down 0.1% in month-over-month terms.  Commodities: Brent crude rose for the third time in four sessions…

The Daily – October 17th, 2014

October 17th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The Consumer Price Index in Canada was reportedly up 0.3% and 2% in month-over-month and year-over-year terms, respectively. Both were in line with estimates. The Bank of Canada Consumer Price Index Core was reportedly up 0.2% and…

The Daily – October 16th, 2014

October 16th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Canadian portfolio investment in foreign securities were reported at $0.03B in July. Foreign portfolio investment in Canadian securities was reported at $10.28B in July. Manufacturing Shipments in Canada were reportedly down 3.3% in August in month-over-month terms….

The Daily – October 10th, 2014

October 10th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS The Unemployment rate in Canada was reported at 6.8%, below estimates of 7.0%. The participation rate in Canada was reportedly steady at 66%. The Net Change in Employment in Canada was reported at 74.1K. The Import Price…

The Daily – October 8th, 2014

October 8th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Housing Starts in Canada were reportedly up 197.3K in year-over-year terms in September, a figure which was slightly above estimates.  MBA Mortgage Applications in the U.S. were reportedly up 3.8%. The HSBC China Services PMI was reported…

The Daily – October 7th, 2014

October 7th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Building Permits in Canada were reportedly down 27.3% in month-over-month figures in August, far below estimates of a 2.5% drop. The Redbook index, which measures same-store sales growth for general merchandising stores in the U.S., was reportedly…

The Daily – September 25th, 2014

September 25th Daily Market Commentary   ECONOMIC NEWS Durable Goods orders in the U.S. were reportedly down 18.2% in August, below estimates of -18%. Initial Jobless claims in the U.S. were reported at 293K, below estimates of 300K. Continuing Jobless Claims in the U.S. were…

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