Thursday, October 13, 2016

Economic News , Data & News.......October 13 , 2016.... Quick Hits For Thursday - 1) Markets & Market Moving News : US Stock Markets Rebound Off Early Lows , As Well As Down Days For Europe & Asia ; US Bonds Have a Turn-Around Day As Yields Fall & Thirty Year Auction Receives Strong Demand ; WTI Recovers From Earlier Low From Oil Inventory Report ; Global News Of Note. 2) Around The Horn In Europe - Items From Spain , Brexit Related News , CETA , Italy Items. 3) US Presidential Follies !



Markets & Market Moving News....







DOW JONES UNOFFICIALLY CLOSES DOWN 41.50 POINTS, OR 0.23 PERCENT, AT 18,102.70








S&P 500 UNOFFICIALLY CLOSES DOWN 6.32 POINTS, OR 0.30 PERCENT, AT 2,132.86









NASDAQ UNOFFICIALLY CLOSES DOWN 24.44 POINTS, OR 0.47 PERCENT, AT 5,214.58









Get set for risk off type of day ....











Down Goes Frazier.....









Tyler Durden: Treasuries Extend Gains After 30 Year Auction Sees Solid Demand, Stops Through







Morning items..









Just another day around the way...









DOE & API Crude builds trumping Cushing and Distillates drawdowns. Mixed picture on Gasoline.











OPEC production freeze puzzle in a nutshell - why would KSA cut its production ( to achieve freeze) while losing market share to Russia ?









| 's share of Chinese imports exceeded 's in August.







Pound resumes downtrend as UK faces divorce bill of up to €20bn.








Ouch! exports fell 10%, imports unexpec back in contraction suggesting China stabilization may be short-lived







Around The Horn - Europe....







CETA to be blocked by a Region of Belgium ?










Big vote set for Saturday. ..








No comment so far from current Catalan government, but Deputy First Minister due to make a statement shortly.








Despite the fraud , Spanish voters will still flock to PP....









The fall in the pound is not the worst thing in the world. .








German ceo Kai Büntemeyer at : in the 21th century, it should be unacceptable for politicians to talk of "punishing UK"








German manufacturing ceo Kai Büntemeyer: I was in the room when Merkel lectured German industry, as a school mistress, against soft Brexit








German manufacturing ceo Kai Büntemeyer: nothing constructive will come from Berlin in the next months in terms of securing








Swedish centre-right MEP at : we can't have a nasty divorce as we'll be living in the same house. UK is in Europe









Good , Sturgeon intends to move forward on a referendum she will lose...









Pimco took part in Deutsche Bank very generous bond offerings.









Hiring freeze comes on top of recent announced job cuts..








US Politics.....
















Trump was teflon during Primaries, has been flypaper since the RNC Convention ..







Instead of a third Debate , super soakers at ten paces...







New York Times essentially tells Trump " Bring It On " , let's see if he does.









Probable cause found-complaint of official misconduct re : . Prosecutors to decide if indictment apropos.










EXCLUSIVE: Obama and his top foreign policy aides are expected to consider their Syria military options on Friday.










The most damning Clinton Foundation story yet via From the Post Editorial Board.









“This entire article is fiction," Trump's communications strategist Jason Miller says in a statement.