43065US Stocks End Mostly Up on Earnings10/17/2017 8:08:22 PM"Wall Street closed mostly in the green on Tuesday October 17th of 2017, as UnitedHealth Group and Johnson & Johnson beat estimates and US homebuilders’ confidence rebounded to a five-month high. The Dow Jones gained 40 points or 0.2% to a new record of 22997. The S&P 500 edged up 1 points or 0.1% to fresh high of 2559. In contrast, the Nasdaq stayed flat at 6624."United StatesStock MarketINDU/united-states/stock-market
43064Foreigners Buy $125 Billion of US Assets in August10/17/2017 8:07:34 PM"Overseas investors bought USD 125 billion of US assets, including short-dated instruments in August 2017 after selling USD 7.3 billion in July. Meanwhile, foreigners bought USD 67.2 billion of long-term US securities, including government and corporate, after buying USD 1.2 billion in the previous month. Foreign investors bought USD 11.5 billion of US treasuries, after selling USD 0.5 billion in July."United StatesCapital FlowsUNITEDSTACAPFLO/united-states/capital-flows
43059US Home Builder Confidence Stronger than Expected10/17/2017 2:07:55 PM"The NAHB Housing Market Index in the United States rose four points to 68 in October 2017, beating market expectations of 64. It was the highest reading since May, as sentiment among home builders recovered from the initial shock of the hurricanes. The component gauging current sales conditions rose five points to 75; the index charting sales expectations in the next six months increased five points to 78; and the component measuring buyer traffic ticked up a single point to 48."United StatesNahb Housing Market IndexUNITEDSTANAHHOUMARIN/united-states/nahb-housing-market-index
43055Dow Jones Hits All-Time High on Earnings10/17/2017 1:32:24 PM"The Dow Jones hit an all-time high of 22,997 right after the market opened on Tuesday, boosted by stronger-than-expected earnings reports from UnitedHealth Group and Johnson & Johnson."United Statesstock marketINDU/united-states/stock-market
43054US Industrial Production Rebounds in September10/17/2017 1:18:33 PM"US industrial production increased by 0.3 percent month-over-month in September 2017, as widely expected, following a downwardly revised 0.7 percent drop in August. Output rebounded for manufacturing, utilities and mining, as the effects of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma began to fade."United StatesIndustrial Production MomUNITEDSTAINDPROMOM/united-states/industrial-production-mom
43052US Export Prices Climb More than Expected10/17/2017 12:37:24 PM"Prices for US exports increased 0.8 percent month-over-month in September of 2017, beating market expectations of 0.5 percent and following an upwardly revised 0.7 percent gain in August. It was the largest monthly rise in export prices since June 2016. Prices of nonagricultural products advanced 1 percent, the sharpest gain since May last year, compared to 0.8 percent in August, led by a 3.1 percent surge in cost of nonagricultural industrial supplies and materials. Meanwhile, the price index for agricultural exports went down 0.7 percent, after increasing 0.1 percent in the previous month. Year-on-year, export prices grew 2.9 percent."United StatesExport PricesUNITEDSTAEXPPRI/united-states/export-prices
43051US Import Prices Rise the Most in Over a Year10/17/2017 12:36:32 PM"Prices for US imports increased 0.7 percent month-over-month in September 2017, following a 0.6 percent gain in August and beating market expectations of 0.5 percent. It was the largest monthly rise in import prices since June 2016. Fuel prices increased 3.9 percent in September, after rising 4.4 percent in August, driven by a 4.5 percent gain in petroleum prices which more than offset a 7.8 percent drop in natural gas prices. The price index for nonfuel imports advanced 0.3 percent in September, the same pace as in August, mainly due to rising prices of food (1.8 percent) and industrial supplies and materials (1.4 percent). Year-on-year, import prices increased 2.7 percent."United StatesImport PricesUNITEDSTAIMPPRI/united-states/import-prices
43005US Stocks Hit Fresh Records on Monday10/16/2017 8:09:09 PM"Wall Street closed modestly in the green on Monday October 16th of 2017, as crude oil prices advanced 1% during the session on Iraq turmoil and copper hit a 3-year high on stronger Chinese growth prospects. All three major indices notched new highs. The Dow Jones climbed 85 points or 0.4% to 22957. The S&P 500 edged up 4 points or 0.2% to 2558. The Nasdaq gained 18 points or 0.3% to 6624."United StatesStock MarketINDU/united-states/stock-market
42991Dow Jones Hits New All-Time High10/16/2017 1:30:03 PM"The Dow Jones hit an all-time high of 22,919 right after the market opened on Monday, boosted by a rally in energy stocks."United Statesstock marketINDU/united-states/stock-market
42987NY Empire State Manufacturing Index Hits 3-Year High10/16/2017 12:39:46 PM"The New York Empire State Manufacturing Index in the United States rose to 30.2 in October 2017 from 24.4 in the previous month, and way above market expectations of 20.7. It was the highest level since September 2014, as the shipments index climbed 11.3 points to 27.5, and the employment index rose 5 points to 15.6. Meanwhile, the new orders index dropped 6.9 points to 18; the unfilled orders index moved down 6.6 points to 2.3; the delivery time index declined 11.5 points to 3.1, a level indicating slightly longer delivery times; and the inventories index fell 14.3 points to -7.8, a sign that inventory levels declined modestly."United StatesNY Empire State Manufacturing IndexUNITEDSTANYEMPSTAMAN/united-states/ny-empire-state-manufacturing-index