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Stock market yawning investor
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday September 19, 2014

By Comsec

There was some evidence of sellers fatigue in early trade on Friday. Buyers were able to get some purchase helped by the fact that ASX 200 has lost 2 per cent so far this week, bringing the losses for the month to 3.5 per cent. (Sep 19)

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New York Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon September 17, 2014

By Comsec

Buyers made several attempts at pushing local shares higher in early trade on Wednesday, although their efforts were brought to heel quickly. As lunchtime loomed on the east coast the market was again dipping into the red. (Sep 17)

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Janet Yellen
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday September 17, 2014

By Comsec

Buyers made several attempts at pushing local shares higher in early trade on Wednesday, although their efforts were brought to heel quickly. As lunchtime loomed on the east coast the market was again dipping into the red. (Sep 17)

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New York Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 17, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, producer prices were unchanged in August. Excluding food and energy, prices were up 0. Producer prices are up 1.8% on a year ago. Chain store sales were up 3.6% on a year ago, down from the 4.9% annual gain in the previous week. (Sep 17)

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Walmart NO: 1 Retailer in the World Market with $473.1 bln in 2014 FY
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 15, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, retail sales rose by 0.6% in August and lifted 0.3% if autos are excluded. Both results were in line with forecasts. Consumer sentiment rose from 82.5 to 84.6 in September, above forecasts for a result near 83.3. (Sep 15)

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Retailer
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 10, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, weekly chain store sales were up 4.9% on a year ago according the Redbook survey, an unchanged annual growth result on the previous week. (Sep 10)

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Job seekers
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 5, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, the Markit Services Sector PMI eased from 60.8 to 59.5 in July. The US ADP Employment survey showed an increase of 204,000 private sector jobs in August. The US trade deficit narrowed from $40.8 billion to $40.5 billion in July - a six month low. The result was driven by a 0. (Sep 05)

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Retailer
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning September 4, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, auto sales were estimated at a 17.4 million annual rate in August, well above forecasts for 16.6m annualised sales. Factory orders rose by 10.5% in July, just below forecasts for an 11% gain. Chain store sales in the latest week were up 4.9% on a year ago, above the 4. (Sep 04)

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New York Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning August 29, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, the economy grew at a 4.2% annual pace in the June quarter, up from the "flash" estimate of 4% and above forecasts of 3. New claims for unemployment insurance fell by 1,000 to 298,000 in the latest week and below forecasts of a result near 300,000. (Aug 29)

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Real estate
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning August 27, 2014

By Comsec

n US economic data, the CaseShiller home price series fell 0.2% in June, weaker than expectations. But the FHFA home price series rose by 0.4% in June to stand 5.1% higher than a year ago. Durable good orders rose by 22.6% in July, but excluding aircraft, orders fell by 0.5%, below forecasts of a 0. (Aug 27)

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