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  • Philly Fed September business outlook survey - 18.9 Details: - Prices paid 34.4 vs 21.1 prior - New orders 29.5 vs 20.4 - Shipments 29.4 vs 12.2 last - Number of employees 6.6 vs 10.1 prior Good news here for the dollar bulls, especially on prices paid.

    Philly Fed September business outlook +23.8 vs +17.1 expected

    Philly Fed September business outlook survey - 18.9 Details: - Prices paid 34.4 vs 21.1 prior - New orders 29.5 vs 20.4 - Shipments 29.4 vs 12.2 last - Number of employees 6.6 vs 10.1 prior Good news here for the dollar bulls, especially on prices paid.
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  • Japan All Industry Activity Declines As Expected In July Japan's all industry activity decreased slightly in July, after rebounding in the previous month, data from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry showed Thursday. The all industry activity index dropped 0.1 percent month-on-month in July, reversing a 0.2 percent rise in June. The figure also matched consensus estimate. Industrial output contracted 0.8 percent monthly in July, while construction activity showed no variations. Tertiary activity registered an increase of 0.1 percent. On a yearly basis, all industry activity growth moderated to 2.0 percent in July from 2.2 percent in the prior month.

    Japan All Industry Activity Declines As Expected In July

    Japan All Industry Activity Declines As Expected In July Japan's all industry activity decreased slightly in July, after rebounding in the previous month, data from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry showed Thursday. The all industry activity index dropped 0.1 percent month-on-month in July, reversing a 0.2 percent rise in June. The figure also matched consensus estimate. Industrial output contracted 0.8 percent monthly in July, while construction activity showed no variations. Tertiary activity registered an increase of 0.1 percent. On a yearly basis, all industry activity growth moderated to 2.0 percent in July from 2.2 percent in the prior month.
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  • Economic growth data for NZ in the April to June quarter 0.8 % q/q ... in line, prior revised up - expected 0.8% - prior 0.6%, revised up from 0.5% and 2.5 % y/y ... in line

    New Zealand – Q2 GDP 0.8% q/q (expected 0.8%)

    Economic growth data for NZ in the April to June quarter 0.8 % q/q ... in line, prior revised up - expected 0.8% - prior 0.6%, revised up from 0.5% and 2.5 % y/y ... in line
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  • Weekly energy inventory and production data - +5889K - Cushing +703K - Gasoline inventories -2125K vs -2125K expected - Distillates -5693K vs -1950K expected The analysts nailed the gasoline draw, that never happens. With the bump in production, crude is back to pre-Harvey output levels.

    US EIA weekly oil inventories +4591K vs +3900K expected

    Weekly energy inventory and production data - +5889K - Cushing +703K - Gasoline inventories -2125K vs -2125K expected - Distillates -5693K vs -1950K expected The analysts nailed the gasoline draw, that never happens. With the bump in production, crude is back to pre-Harvey output levels.
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  • Existing home sales for August - was 5.44m - Estimates ranged from 5.35m to 5.58m

    US August existing home sales 5.35m vs 5.45m expected

    Existing home sales for August - was 5.44m - Estimates ranged from 5.35m to 5.58m
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  • Taiwanese maker HTC is expected to make a major announcement on Thursday, according to several reports. It is widely expected that HTC may finally reveal Google acquisition wherein the search engine giant will buy HTC's smartphone business while Taiwanese company will exist with its Vive virtual reality headset business.Bloomberg's Tim Culpan citing Taiwan Stock Exchange claimed that HTC shares will halt trading on Thursday as the company is expected to make a major announcement. Another Taiwanese site also expects Google to take over HTC's mobile phone business.Corroborating such an announcement, prolific tipster Evan Blass added that Google may acquire certain engineering assets but HTC will retain its brand. Blass cited an internal invitation from HTC to its employees for Thursday Town Hall meeting.An earlier report claimed that Google is either considering becoming a strategic partner or buying the entire smartphone business of HTC.Recent reports have been sugges..

    HTC Expected to Make ‘Major Announcement’ on Thursday, Google Acquisition Speculated

    Taiwanese maker HTC is expected to make a major announcement on Thursday, according to several reports. It is widely expected that HTC may finally reveal Google acquisition wherein the search engine giant will buy HTC's smartphone business while Taiwanese company will exist with its Vive virtual reality headset business.Bloomberg's Tim Culpan citing Taiwan Stock Exchange claimed that HTC shares will halt trading on Thursday as the company is expected to make a major announcement. Another Taiwanese site also expects Google to take over HTC's mobile phone business.Corroborating such an announcement, prolific tipster Evan Blass added that Google may acquire certain engineering assets but HTC will retain its brand. Blass cited an internal invitation from HTC to its employees for Thursday Town Hall meeting.An earlier report claimed that Google is either considering becoming a strategic partner or buying the entire smartphone business of HTC.Recent reports have been sugges..
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  • Malaysia Inflation Accelerates More Than Expected In August Malaysia's consumer price inflation accelerated at a faster-than-expected pace in August, figures from the Department of Statistics showed Wednesday. The consumer price index climbed 3.7 percent year-over-year in August, faster than the 3.2 percent rise in July. Economists had expected the inflation to increase to 3.4 percent. Transport costs alone surged by 11.7 percent annually in August and prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages grew by 4.3 percent. In contrast, clothing and footwear prices dropped 0.3 percent. On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.9 percent from July, when it edged down by 0.1 percent.

    Malaysia Inflation Accelerates More Than Expected In August

    Malaysia Inflation Accelerates More Than Expected In August Malaysia's consumer price inflation accelerated at a faster-than-expected pace in August, figures from the Department of Statistics showed Wednesday. The consumer price index climbed 3.7 percent year-over-year in August, faster than the 3.2 percent rise in July. Economists had expected the inflation to increase to 3.4 percent. Transport costs alone surged by 11.7 percent annually in August and prices of food and non-alcoholic beverages grew by 4.3 percent. In contrast, clothing and footwear prices dropped 0.3 percent. On a monthly basis, consumer prices rose 0.9 percent from July, when it edged down by 0.1 percent.
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  • Data from Japan for August Trade balance: ¥ 113.6B - expected Y 104.4bn, prior was Y 421.7bn Trade balance (adjusted): ¥ 367.3B - expected Y 404.5bn, prior was Y 337.4bn

    Japan data – August trade balance: Y 113.6bn (expected Y 104.4bn)

    Data from Japan for August Trade balance: ¥ 113.6B - expected Y 104.4bn, prior was Y 421.7bn Trade balance (adjusted): ¥ 367.3B - expected Y 404.5bn, prior was Y 337.4bn
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  • This is the private survey ahead of official oil stock data (U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Information Administration's (EIA) Crude Oil Inventories)due from the US on Wednesday morning.

    OIL – private inventory data shows smaller than expected build in US crude inventory

    This is the private survey ahead of official oil stock data (U.S. Department of Energy's Energy Information Administration's (EIA) Crude Oil Inventories)due from the US on Wednesday morning.
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