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Jan 18, 2017

WSJ | Forex Closing on January 18, 2017

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WSJ | Biggest Gainers Closing on January 18, 2017

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WSJ | Most Actives Closing on January 18, 2017

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WSJ | Biggest Decliners Closing on January 18, 2017

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Wall Street at Close Report on January 18, 2017: Stocks Close Mixed as Earnings Season Continues; Financials lead

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Fred Imbert
 
U.S. stocks closed mixed on Wednesday as investors digested remarks from the top Federal Reserve official, having parsed through a series of corporate earnings and economic data.

CMI | Metals Spot Prices Closing on January 18, 2017

Spot Prices as of traditional New York closing times

Wednesday, January 18, 2017



 

FRB Beige Book - January 18, 2017

 
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Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions by Federal Reserve District

CNBC | Energy - January 18, 2017U.S. Crude Settles at 51.08, Down Nearly 2.7 on Prospect of Rising U.S. Shale Production

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Max Keiser Report: Health Care Plan for Trump Voters (E1020) - Originally Published on January 17, 2017

Bloomberg Markets: Five Ways Trump Can Get a Weaker Dollar - January 18, 2017

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BLS Economic News Release: CPI for All Items Rises 0.3% in December; Gas and Shelter Prices Rise, Food Prices Flat

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01/18/2017
On a seasonally adjusted basis, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers increased 0.3 percent in December after rising 0.2 percent in November. The index for all items less food and energy rose 0.2 percent in December, the same increase as in November.


CPI for all items rises 0.3% in December; gas and shelter prices rise, food prices flat

FTC Halts Scheme That Advertised Phony Rental Properties and "Free" Credit Reports to Enroll Consumers in Costly Credit Monitoring Service - January 18, 2017

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The Federal Trade Commission has charged Credit Bureau Center LLC and three individuals with luring consumers with fake rental property ads and deceptive promises of “free” credit reports into signing up for a costly credit monitoring service.

SEC Press Release: General Motors Charged with Accounting Control Failures

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The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that General Motors has agreed to pay a $1 million penalty to settle charges that deficient internal accounting controls prevented the company from properly assessing the potential impact on its financial statements of a defective ignition switch found in some vehicles.

European Markets at Close Report on January 18, 2017: European Stocks Close Little Changed; Pearson Down 28%

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Silvia Amaro, Sam Meredith
European stocks were little changed at the close on Wednesday as investors digested a number of corporate reports.



 


FTSE FTSE 7241.26
20.88 0.29% 565938986
DAX DAX 11588.00
48.00 0.42% 61690136
CAC CAC 4847.69
-12.00 -0.25% 66251235
IBEX 35 IBEX 35 Idx 9376.40
-18.50 -0.20% 145145856

The pan-European Euro Stoxx 600 provisionally closed 0.1 percent lower with sectors and bourses mixed. The FTSE 100 was up by more than 0.3 percent after reaching a new high on Tuesday.
Technology stocks moved higher after strong earnings reports. ASML, the largest supplier to semiconductor manufacturers, was up by more than 7 percent after beating net income forecasts.
Shares of Pearson, the British publisher, tanked on Wednesday, down by more than 28 percent. The firm cut its profit outlook for the next two years, citing "unprecedented" changes in the publishing market.
The Danish biotechnology company Novozymes beat expectations on Wednesday, announcing sales of 3.71 billion crowns ($530 million) in its fourth quarter. The firm also said that there will be 198 job cuts, of which 62 in Denmark. Its shares slumped almost 5 percent after opening higher.

The U.K.'s luxury brand Burberry was almost up 3 percent after reporting a better-than-expected performance in its third quarter, with retail revenue up by 4 percent on an underlying basis to £735 million ($907 million), Reuters reported.

Meanwhile, in the U.S., the Dow Jones industrial average was slightly lower, off 0.1 percent while the broader S&P 500 was up, barely, by 0.1 percent.
It is now clear that Prime Minister May doesn't want to retain access to the European Union's single market, but is willing to negotiate a free trade agreement with the other 27 countries. The carmaker BMW suggested following the speech that the U.K. should keep tariff-free access to the European single market.
Meanwhile, investors will be focusing on the U.S. as President-elect Trump prepares to take office. He told the Wall Street Journal that the dollar was "too strong" making it more difficult for American companies to compete with other countries.
Deutsche Bank is expecting a $1.2 billion impact on its fourth-quarter pretax profit after reaching a $7.2 billion settlement deal with U.S. authorities for toxic mortgage securities issues before the crisis. Its shares were flat Wednesday.
The World Economic Forum continues for its second full day in Davos, Switzerland.
Data released Wednesday confirmed an increase of 1.7 percent year-on-year in German consumer prices in December. CPI rose 1 percent from the previous month.

FRB Notification - January 18, 2017: Industrial Production and Capacity Utilization G 17

 
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Release Date: January 18, 2017

Industrial production rose 0.8 percent in December after falling 0.7 percent in November. For the fourth quarter as a whole, the index slipped 0.6 percent at an annual rate. In December,

U.S. Stock Market Future Indications - January 18, 2017: Stock Futures Edge Higher as Investors Await Yellen Speech

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Joseph Adinolfi, Barbara Kollmeyer
 
Stock futures on Wednesday pointed to a marginally higher open as investors digested earnings reports from Goldman Sachs Group and Citigroup Inc. Investors also are awaiting an important report on inflation as well as a speech from Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen.

Asian Markets at Close Report on January 18, 2017: Asian Stocks Closed Mixed as Investors Warily Await Trump

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Willa Plank 
 
Asian markets lacked direction Wednesday as traders grappled with the uncertainties about the policies of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, whose inauguration looms.

WSJ | Forex Closing on January 17, 2017

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WSJ | Major Indexes Closing on January 17, 2017

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WSJ | Biggest Decliners Closing on January 17, 2017

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WSJ | Most Actives Closing on January 17, 2017

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WSJ | Biggest Gainers Closing on January 17, 2017

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