British industrial output

Oil Under $50 and Gold Below $1,200 as U.S. Jobs Report Nears

March 10, 2017

A mixed overnight trading session finds the dollar up 0.4% against the yen and above the 115 level but down 0.3% to 1.0610 per euro. The dollar climbed 0.2% against sterling and 0.1% versus the Swiss franc but lost 0.4% to the peso, 0.2% against the Aussie dollar and 0.1% vis-a-vis the kiwi. The yuan […] More

Bunch of CPI and Industrial Output Data Released

February 10, 2015

The dollar was narrowly mixed overnight, with gains of 0.4% against the yen, 0.3% versus the Swissie and Australian dollar, 0.2% against the kiwi and 0.1% relative to the euro.  The loonie is unchanged, and the the yuan and sterling picked up 0.1% against the greenback. Share prices rose 1.8% in China as 5-year lows […] More

New Wave of Anxiety over Europe

January 9, 2015

Share prices are down by 3.0% in Spain, 1.1% in Italy, 0.7% in Britain and France, and 0.6% in Germany. An unexpected 0.1% dip in German industrial production during November was reported today, along with news of smaller-than-forecast current account and trade surpluses that month and a 2.1% on-month decline in exports.  The EUR 18.6 […] More

A Mixed Bag of Data Leaves Dollar Little Changed

July 8, 2014

The dollar edged up 0.1% against the euro and Swiss franc but has slipped by 0.3% versus the Australian and New Zealand dollars, 0.2% vis-a-vis the yen and 0.1% relative to the loonie.  Sterling and the yuan are steady. Stocks are mostly lower, with drops of 2.0% in India, 1.2% in Italy, 0.7% in Spain, […] More

Slow Day So Far

March 11, 2014

The U.S. dollar gained 0.2% overnight against the euro, Swissie and sterling and 0.1% versus the yen and loonie.  The greenback is unchanged relative to the Australian dollar and yuan and down 0.1% against the kiwi. Share prices in the Pacific Rim rose 1.1% in Thailand, 0.7% in Japan, 0.6% in Indonesia, 0.5% in China […] More

Further Deterioration of Euro Debt Climate

April 5, 2012

The mood of investors is darkening this Maundy Thursday. Share prices fell 1.6% in Taiwan, 1.3% in Thailand, 1.0% in Hong Kong, 0.8% in Pakistan and 0.5% in Japan. In Europe, the German Dax, Paris Cac and British Ftse have lost 1.1%, 0.9%, and 0.7%. U.S. stock futures are lower. Spanish 10-year sovereign debt yields […] More