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The sun rises to the east of the U.S. Federal Reserve building in Washington, July 31, 2013.
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 4/16/14

By Comsec

In US economic data, the headline and core measures of consumer prices (the latter excludes food and energy) both rose 0.2% in March, above forecasts for a 0.1% gain. The New York Federal Reserve manufacturing index eased from +5.61 to +1.29 in April. (9:26 am)

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UK retail sales
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 4/15/14

By Comsec

In US economic data, retail sales rose by 1.1% in March, ahead of forecasts for an increase in sales of 0. It was the biggest gain in sales since September 2012. Excluding autos, sales rose by 0.7%, ahead of forecasts for a gain of 0. Business inventories rose by 0. (Apr 15)

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A man is reflected in a window as he walks past the indicator boards at the Australian Stock Exchange in Sydney August 11, 2011.
Global Markets Overview – 4/14/14

By IG Markets

Sentiment is little changed from Friday's US close, when most major markets continued to lose ground. Once again focus remains on the upcoming reporting season after JP Morgan's results disappointed. (Apr 14)

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Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 4/14/14

By Comsec

In US economic data, producer prices rose by 0.5% in March (forecast +0.1%) with core prices (excludes food and energy) up 0.6% (forecast +0. It was the biggest lift in prices in nine months. Consumer sentiment rose from 80.0 to a 9-month high of 82.6 in April, above forecasts centred near 81. (Apr 14)

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Commuters pass by Nasdaq headquarters in New York.
Global Markets Overview – 4/11/14

By IG Markets

Another thinly traded rout in the US overnight has put most investors on notice as we approach US earnings season. (Apr 11)

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Youth unemployment UK
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 4/11/14

By Comsec

In US economic data, new claims for unemployment insurance fell from 332,000 to 300,000 in the latest week, well below forecasts centred on a result near 320,000. Import prices rose by 0.6% in March with export prices up 0.8% - both results above expectations. And the Federal Budget was $36. (Apr 11)

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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
Global Markets Overview – 4/10/14

By IG Markets

We witnessed more green on screen for the US equity markets overnight as the FOMC minutes beat down any thought of an early rates rise in the Fed funds rate. (Apr 10)

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Asian Shares Bounce from 4-week low
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 4/10/14

By Comsec

In US economic data, wholesale sales rose by 0.7% in February with inventories up 0. The sales data was short of forecasts centred on a 1.0% increase. The weekly index of mortgage activity fell 1.6% with purchases up and refinancing down. (Apr 10)

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Premium Exploration Advances North Idaho Project as Gold Prces Improve

By IBTimes AU

North American precious metals explorer Premium Exploration Inc. (TSX-V: PEM; OTCQX: PMMEF) pushes forward with another milestone in its drilling explorations as the company discovers high gold mineralization in the upper gold zone its Friday Gold Deposit project in Idaho County, Idaho. (Apr 10)

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UK retail sales
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 4/9/14

By Comsec

In US economic data, weekly chain store sales were up by 2.9% in the latest week compared with a year earlier, up from the 2.3% annualised gain in the previous week. (Apr 09)

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