Dollar index hits 10-month low on Fed bets, strong China data
Dollar index hits 10-month low on Fed bets, strong China data
Daily September E-mini NASDAQ-100 Index
18 Julio, 2017, 17:11
A hawkish ECB could hurt Tokyo stocks as it could keep the dollar weak and lift the yen, as well as widen the gap between the European and Japanese bond yields, making it more hard for the BOJ to keep rates low.
Global shares fell Tuesday as setbacks for a health care overhaul in the USA raised doubts over prospects for a range of reforms backed by President Donald Trump.
On the brighter side, Toshiba Corp6502.T jumped 19 percent to 275.8 yen after USA hedge fund Greenlight Capital on Friday said it had added a stake.
KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 slipped 0.5 percent to 5,206.06 in early trading, while Germany's DAX was also down 0.5 percent at 12,527.00.
US 10-year bond yields fell after the news, while German 10-year yields dipped 2 basis points to 0.57 percent when European trading started on Tuesday.
United Kingdom inflation softens due to petrol price drop
Meanwhile, core inflation - which excludes volatile food and energy prices - also slipped from 2.6% in May, to 2.4% in June. This is the first fall in the rate since April 2016 and was largely down to lower petrol and diesel prices.
The dollar edged down 0.1 percent on the day to 112.53 yen JPY=, well below its almost four-month high of 114.495 touched last week.
The Nikkei.N225 fell 0.6 percent to 19,999.91, the lowest closing level since July 7. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 dipped 1.2 percent to 5,687.40. South Korea's Kospi was flat at 2,426.04. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index rose 0.36%.
Elsewhere in Europe, stocks struggled with European shares off 0.4 percent as a set of disappointing results from the likes of Ericsson and Lufthansa soured the mood.
HEALTHCARE REFORM: The Senate Republican health care bill suffered a potentially fatal setback Monday when two more GOP senators announced they would vote no in an initial, critical vote expected as soon as next week. The implosion leaves the divided GOP with its flagship legislative priority in tatters.
THE QUOTE: "The U.S. health care bill is back in the limelight", Stephen Innes of OANDA said in a commentary. Equity futures are wobbling, the dollar is selling off.
POLICY OUTLOOK: After Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's dovish comments last week on the pace of future interest rates, attention turns to meetings of the Bank of Japan and the European Central Bank. Given weak recent inflation trends, both central banks appear wary of major policy tightening moves.
Financial stocks lost ground, with the banking sector.IBNKS.T dropping 1.1 percent. Brent crude, used to price global oils, lost 10 cents to $48.32 a barrel in London.
Yields across the globe rose sharply after Trump won the US election in November on promises for tax reforms and infrastructure investment that were expected to boost growth and inflation in the world's largest economy.
The dollar fetched 112.56 yen, having lost steam after hitting a near four month high of 114.495 a week ago.
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The hip-hop star, real name Lawrence White, was among four people arrested back in February (17) during a police sting. While out on bail, 40 Glocc was shot twice during the burial of his slain friend in San Bernardino Calif. on June 15.
Analysts on average expected per-share profit of 16 cents and $2.8 billion in revenue, according to Yahoo Finance . In the U.S., Netflix added 1.07 million subscribers in the quarter, bringing its count to 51.92 million.
In 2012, the BJP-led state government had rejected a similar demand saying it goes against the unity and integrity of the nation. The Constitution of India does not prohibit a state from having its own flag.
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will conduct autopsies Saturday to determine the official cause and manner of death. Detectives said a child, 7, was not at home at the time of the incident and is safe. "It's surreal.
However, investors who made transactions after CoinDash shut down its website "will not be compensated", the firm said. This was a damaging event to both our contributors and our company but it is surely not the end of our project.
In any event, Costa donned an Atletico Madrid shirt in his latest Instagram Live video in a sign his Chelsea days are numbered. Antonio Conte has earmarked Danilo to compete with Victor Moses for the right wing back position.
Rescue work underway as building in Liaquatabad No.9 collapses
However, many people in Karachi live in risky buildings even though the city sent out notices saying the buildings are not safe. According to the details provided, the building was in a dilapidated state but nothing had been done to correct its defects.
Rating Filed For Game Called Batman: The Enemy Within
So it's possible that the Comic-Con announcement will just be the release date of the third episode of Guardians of the Galaxy . The Wolf Among Us is available now for PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and iOS.
California Extends Tough Climate Policy Measures To 2030
They said Brown's plan is too friendly to the oil industry and is not aggressive enough to save the planet from climate change . Republicans played a deciding factor in both houses, providing one critical vote in the state Senate and seven in the Assembly.
Indian, Pakistani armies trade fire on LoC
A mortar shell landed on a bunker, wounding a soldier who later died at a hospital, he said. He said the school is located at a height which had made the task of evacuation hard .
Scottish public figures in call to halt Brexit
Politicians, academics and other leading figures have called for Brexit to be halted to prevent "disastrous consequences". It concludes: 'We call for a national debate on Brexit. "It is time to call a halt to Brexit", the letter continues.
Lancashire Police launch knife amnesty campaign
We're told that knife crime in Lancashire isn't worse than anywhere else in the country - but they still want to make a change. Nine police stations across Lancashire will have knife bins to get rid of them without getting into trouble .
Los 12 looks más reveladores de Ariel Winter
No voy a ponerme un cuello de tortuga para complacer a nadie" Dijo la actriz de Modern Family y sensación de Instagram . No soy una zorra por usar shorts y camisetas cortas. "Soy una chica normal, además no me estoy 'embarrando' en nada".
Scotland's economy: Brexit doubts weigh on housing market
Average residential property prices could reach £220,000 this year (£8,000 more than in 2016) and £300,000 by 2025. Despite the pessimistic outlook, Mr Hawksworth said the United Kingdom economy was not edging towards a recession.
Wall Street slightly up as earnings season picks up pace
This follows a robust first quarter when USA companies posted their best earnings since 2011, according to Thomson Reuters data. Netflix , which will release results after the market's close, was up 0.9%, extending gains experienced in recent weeks.