65463US Existing Home Sales Fall for 6th Month10/19/2018 2:09:00 PM"Sales of previously owned houses in the US slumped 3.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.15 million in September of 2018, following a revised 0.2 percent drop in August and much worse than market expectations of a 0.7 percent decline to 5.3 million. It is the smallest number since November of 2015 as lower number of properties for sale has pushed up prices. The median house price fell to $258,100 from $265,600 in August and the months' worth of supply edged up to 4.4 from 4.3. In addition, the number of houses available in the market declined to 1.88 million from 1.91 million. Year-on-year, existing home sales dropped 4.1 percent."United StatesExisting Home SalesUNITEDSTAEXIHOMSAL/united-states/existing-home-sales
65460US Stocks Rise on Earnings10/19/2018 1:55:16 PM"Wall Street opened in the green on Friday, attempting to recover from losses in the previous session after several companies reported better-than-expected earnings including Procter & Gamble, Honeywell, American Express and PayPal. The Dow Jones went up 0.7%, the S&P 500 rose 0.7% and the Nasdaq traded 1% higher around 20 minutes after the opening bell"United StatesStock MarketINDU/united-states/stock-market
65397US Stocks Plunge on Thursday10/18/2018 8:09:19 PM"Wall Street closed deep in the red on Thursday 18 October 2018, as US-China trade policy uncertainty persisted and bond yields moved higher after FOMC minutes showed on Wednesday the Fed will continue its gradual rate hikes. The Dow Jones plunged 326 points or 1.3% to 25380. The S&P 500 fell 40 points or 1.4% to 2769. The Nasdaq retreated 158 points or 2.1% to 7485."United StatesStock MarketINDU/united-states/stock-market
65392Stocks in United States Falling10/18/2018 4:57:29 PMDow Jones decreased by 1% to 25449United Statesstock marketINDU/united-states/stock-market
65380US Stocks Fall after Hawkish Fed10/18/2018 1:51:00 PM"Wall Street opened in the red on Thursday, with bond yields moving higher after FOMC minutes on Wednesday showed the Fed will continue its gradual rate hikes. The Dow Jones was down 0.4%, the S&P 500 fell 0.5% and the Nasdaq traded 0.5% lower around 15 minutes after the opening bell."United StatesStock MarketINDU/united-states/stock-market
65376US Philadelphia Manufacturing Index Above Forecasts10/18/2018 12:33:00 PM"The Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index in the United States fell 0.7 points to 22.2 in October 2018, above market expectations of 20. A slowdown was seen in new orders (down 2 points to 19.3) while shipments (up 5 points to 24.5) and employment (up 2 points to 19.5) increased. Meantime, the current inventories index, unfilled orders and delivery times were almost unchanged with all index near zero. Expectations for the next six months remained optimistic."United StatesPhiladelphia Fed Manufacturing IndexUNITEDSTAPHIFEDMANIN/united-states/philadelphia-fed-manufacturing-index
65375US Jobless Claims Fall More than Expected10/18/2018 12:31:00 PM"The number of Americans filling for unemployment benefits decreased by 5 thousand to 210 thousand in the week ended October 13th from the previous week's upwardly revised level of 215 thousand. Figures came below market expectations of 212 thousand. Claims for South and North Carolina continue to be affected by the effects of Hurricane Florence while in Florida they were impacted by Hurricane Michael. According to unadjusted data, the largest declines in claims were registered in Kentucky (-6,257), North Carolina (-2,900), Michigan (-2,239), Georgia (-1,086), Illinois (-1,010), South Carolina (-792) and Florida (-649) while the biggest rises were seen in California (+3,144) and Wisconsin (+627)."United StatesInitial Jobless ClaimsIJCUSA/united-states/jobless-claims
65341Further and Gradual Rate Hikes Likely to Continue10/17/2018 6:19:00 PM"The Fed considered that further gradual increases in the target range for the federal funds rate would be necessary to achieve a sustained economic expansion, minutes from last FOMC meeting showed. Some Fed officials said policy would need to become modestly restrictive for a time and other judged that it would be necessary to temporarily raise rates above the normalization level to prevent inflation from overshooting the 2 percent target."United StatesInterest RateFDTR/united-states/interest-rate
65326US Crude Oil Stocks Above Forecasts10/17/2018 2:32:00 PM"Stocks of crude oil in the United States increased by 6.490 million barrels in the week ended October 12th 2018, following a 5.987 million gain in the previous week and compared with market consensus of a 1.60 million rise. Meanwhile, gasoline inventories declined by 2.016 million barrels while markets expected a 1.37 million fall."United StatesCrude Oil Stocks ChangeUNITEDSTACRUOILSTOCH/united-states/crude-oil-stocks-change
65323US Stocks Trade Lower10/17/2018 2:16:05 PM"Wall Street traded lower on Wednesday, after gaining in the previous session as the earnings season continues. Netflix beat expectations although IBM revenues missed forecasts. On the economic data front, housing starts fell more than anticipated and building permits unexpectedly declined. The Dow Jones fell 0.7%, the S&P 500 dropped 0.4% and the Nasdaq traded 0.4% lower around 10:10 AM NY time."United StatesStock MarketINDU/united-states/stock-market