43076Stocks in South Korea Hit All-time High10/18/2017 12:36:23 AMKOSPI increased to an all-time high of 2488South Koreastock marketKOSPI/south-korea/stock-market
43075Australia Leading Economic Index Inches Up in September10/18/2017 12:32:31 AM"The Westpac-Melbourne Institute Leading Economic Index in Australia increased by 0.1 percent month-on-month in September of 2017, compared to a 0.1 percent decline in the prior month. Meanwhile, the six-month annualized growth rate in the index, which indicates the likely pace of economic activity three to nine months into the future, slipped to -0.21 percent in September from -0.16 percent in August. “The growth rate remains negative pointing to below trend momentum and a sharp turnaround from strong positive, above trend reads at the start of the year,” said Westpac’s Chief Economist, Bill Evans."AustraliaLeading Economic IndexAUSTRALIALEAECOIND/australia/leading-economic-index
43074South Korea Jobless Rate Edges Down in September10/18/2017 12:23:08 AM"South Korea’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate decreased to 3.7 percent in September of 2017 from 3.8 percent in the previous month, matching consensus expectations. The number of unemployed persons declined by 51 thousand from the previous month to 935 thousand while the number of employed rose by 314 thousand to 26.84 million people. The participation rate rose to 63.4 percent from 63.0 percent in August."South KoreaUnemployment RateKOEAUERS/south-korea/unemployment-rate
43072Stocks in Japan Hit 20-year High10/17/2017 11:59:56 PMNIKKEI 225 increased to a 20-year high of 21384Japanstock marketNKY/japan/stock-market
43071Stocks in New Zealand Hit All-time High10/17/2017 11:50:55 PMNZX 50 increased to an all-time high of 8114New Zealandstock marketNZSE50FG/new-zealand/stock-market
43070Stocks in Australia Hit 22-week High10/17/2017 11:34:29 PMASX 200 increased to a 22-week high of 5902Australiastock marketAS51/australia/stock-market
43068Oat Moves Up By 2%10/17/2017 9:58:24 PMOat increased by 2% to 264.54 USd/BucommoditycommodityO 1/commodity/oat
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
43063Stocks in Venezuela Hit All-time High10/17/2017 3:27:07 PMIBC increased to an all-time high of 558.94Venezuelastock marketIBVC/venezuela/stock-market