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Japan’s retail sales 1.6% vs. 1.1% forecast
Japan’s retail sales 1.6% vs. 1.1% forecast
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - Japanese retail sales rose more-than-expected last month, official data showed on Thursday.In a report, the Ministry of Economy Trade and Industry said that retail ...

Japanese Household Spending -0.2% vs. 1.3% forecast
Japanese Household Spending -0.2% vs. 1.3% forecast
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - Household spending in Japan rose less-than-expected last month, official data showed on Thursday.In a report, Statistics Bureau said that Japanese Household ...

Japan’s unemployment rate 3.3% vs. 3.4% forecast
Japan’s unemployment rate 3.3% vs. 3.4% forecast
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - Japan’s unemployment rate fell unexpectedly last month, official data showed on Thursday.In a report, the Statistics Bureau said that the percentage of the ...

Japan’s National Core CPI 0.0% vs. -0.2% forecast
Japan’s National Core CPI 0.0% vs. -0.2% forecast
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - Japan’s national core rate of consumer price inflation fell less-than-expected last month, official data showed on Thursday.In a report, Statistics Bureau ...

U.K. Gfk Consumer confidence 7 vs. 4 forecast
U.K. Gfk Consumer confidence 7 vs. 4 forecast
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - The U.K. Gfk index of consumer confidence rose unexpectedly last month, industry data showed on Thursday.In a report, GfK NOP said that U.K. Gfk Consumer confidence...

U.S. Natural Gas Storage 69B vs. 59B forecast
U.S. Natural Gas Storage 69B vs. 59B forecast
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - U.S. natural gas storage rose more-than-expected last month, official data showed on Thursday.In a report, Energy Information Administration said that U.S. Natural ...

Pending home sales rise in July
Pending home sales rise in July
By Reuters - Aug 27, 2015

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes rose less than expected in July, but continued to suggest upward momentum in the housing market recovery. The ...

U.S. pending home sales rise 0.5% in July
U.S. pending home sales rise 0.5% in July
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - Pending home sales in the U.S. rose less than expected in July, dampening optimism over the health of the housing sector, industry data showed on Thursday. In a ...

Mexican trade balance -2.267B vs. -1.327B forecast
Mexican trade balance -2.267B vs. -1.327B forecast
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - Mexico’s trade balance fell more-than-expected last month, official data showed on Thursday.In a report, Insituto Nacional de Estadistica Y Geografia said ...

Jobless claims fall more than expected
Jobless claims fall more than expected
By Reuters - Aug 27, 2015

WASHINGTON, Aug 27 (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to a steadily firming labor ...

U.S. jobless claims fall by 6,000 to 271,000 last week
U.S. jobless claims fall by 6,000 to 271,000 last week
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - The number of people who filed for unemployment assistance in the U.S. fell more than expected last week, holding at levels indicating that the labor market is ...

U.S. second quarter GDP revised up to 3.7% from 2.3%
U.S. second quarter GDP revised up to 3.7% from 2.3%
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - The U.S. economy grew more than initially estimated in the second quarter, boosting optimism over the health of the economy and supporting the case for a U.S. ...

South African PPI 0.2% vs. 0.5% forecast
South African PPI 0.2% vs. 0.5% forecast
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - Producer price inflation in South Africa rose less-than-expected last month, official data showed on Thursday.In a report, Statistics South Africa Head Office said ...

Euro Zone Private Sector Lending 0.9% vs. 0.8% forecast
Euro Zone Private Sector Lending 0.9% vs. 0.8% forecast
By Investing.com - Aug 27, 2015

Investing.com - Private sector lending in the euro zone rose more-than-expected last month, official data showed on Thursday.In a report, European Central Bank said that Euro Zone ...