U.K. industrial output

European Equity Blues

April 8, 2014

Russian President Putin is at it again, accusing Ukraine of fomenting civil war in its eastern regions and apparently moving toward annexation of more Ukrainian territory into the Russian orbit of influence.  Geopolitical risk depressed stocks in Europe by a further 1.6% in Spain, 1.4% in Italy, 0.9% in France and Britain and 0.8% in […] More

More Weak Data

June 10, 2011

British industrial production plunged 1.7% on month in April and was 1.2% lower than a year earlier.  Factory output dropped 1.5%.  These monthly changes are much worse than anticipated.  Industrial output in March had only risen 0.2%.  British producer price inflation meanwhile slowed last month, further killing any chance of an early Bank of England […] More