Market moving info — week starting July 3, 2017

Here’s a summary of last week’s market moving news and a look ahead to the data, events and earnings reports that are likely to move the markets in the week starting July 3, 2017.

Last week:          

  • The savings ratio in the UK fell to a record low 1.7% in the first quarter, from 3.3% in the fourth quarter of 2016.

This week:

Monday, July 3

Europe:

  • Eurozone Markit manufacturing PMI for June (final).
  • Eurozone unemployment for May.
  • UK CIPS manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Swedish central bank monetary policy meeting.
  • Romania interest rate decision.

US:

  • ISM manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Auto sales for June.

Rest of the world:

  • Australia central bank monetary policy meeting.
  • Australia building approvals for May.
  • China Caixin manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Japan Markit manufacturing PMI for June (final).

Corporate events:

  • Carnival earnings.

Tuesday, July 4

Europe:

  • Spain unemployment change for June.
  • UK CIPS construction PMI for June.

US:

  • Independence Day holiday.

Rest of the world:

  • Australia retail sales for May.
  • Brazil industrial production for May.

Corporate events:

  • Imagination Technologies, Solid State, earnings. J Sainsbury sales and revenue.

Wednesday, July 5

Europe:

  • Eurozone Markit composite, services PMI for June (final).
  • Eurozone retail sales for May.
  • UK CIPS services PMI for June.

US

  • Weekly mortgage applications data from the Mortgage Bankers Association.
  • Weekly crude inventories.
  • FOMC minutes.

Rest of the world:

  • China Caixin services PMI for June.
  • Japan services PMI for June.

Corporate events:

  • International Consolidated Airlines Group, Persimmon, sales and revenue. Ocado earnings.

Thursday, July 6

Europe:

  • Eurozone retail PMI for June.
  • Greece unemployment for April.

US:

  • Weekly natural gas inventories.
  • Weekly jobless claims.
  • Challenger layoffs for June.
  • ADP unemployment private sector for June.
  • Trade balance for May.
  • ISM non-manufacturing PMI for June.

Rest of the world:

  • Australia trade balance for May.
  • Canada building permits for May.
  • Canada trade balance for May.

Corporate events:

  • Associated British Foods, Air Berlin, Sodexo sales and revenue update.

Friday, July 7

Europe

  • Germany industrial production for May.
  • France industrial production for May.
  • Spain industrial production for May.
  • UK Halifax house price for June.
  • UK industrial production for May.
  • UK trade balance for May.

US

  • Nonfarm payrolls for June.

Rest of the world:

  • Japan trade balance for June.
  • Brazil inflation for June.
  • Canada unemployment for June.
  • Canada Ivey PMI for June.

Corporate events:

  • Dunelm Group, Van de Velde sales and revenue update.