Market moving info – week starting June 29, 2015

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 June 29.

Last week:

  • Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras called a referendum to allow the Greek people to decide whether they will allow more austerity to remain in the euro.
  • Red-hot mainland China shares tumbled by more than 7% on Friday alone on worries that the huge bubble may be coming to an end.

This week:

Monday, June 29

Europe:

  • Eurozone business, consumer confidence for June.
  • Germany consumer price inflation for June.
  • Spain retail sales for May.
  • Spain consumer price inflation for June.
  • Belgium consumer price inflation for June.
  • Portugal consumer confidence indicator.
  • UK net consumer credit for April.
  • UK mortgage approvals for May.
  • UK money supply for May.

US:

  • Pending home sales for May.
  • Dallas Fed manufacturing activity for June.

Rest of the world:

  • China industrial profits for May.
  • Japan retail trade, industrial production for May.
  • Brazil consumer confidence for May.

Corporate events:

  • Q3 2015 Apollo Education Group Inc Earnings Release.
  • Q4 2015 Investors Real Estate Trust Earnings Release.

Tuesday, June 30

Europe:

  • Deadline for Greece to pay 1.6 billion euros ($1.8 billion) debt tranche to the IMF.
  • Eurozone unemployment rate for May.
  • Eurozone consumer, core price inflation for May.
  • Germany unemployment rate for June.
  • France producer prices for May.
  • France household consumption for May.
  • Italy unemployment for May.
  • Italy consumer price inflation for June.
  • Italy producer prices for May.
  • Spain current account deficit for April.
  • Spain budget deficit for May.
  • Belgium unemployment rate for May.
  • Greece retail sales for April.
  • Portugal retail sales, industrial production.
  • UK GfK consumer confidence for June (released Monday evening).
  • UK first-quarter GDP, balance of payments, business investment data.
  • UK index of services for April.
  • Bulgaria interest rate decision.
  • Poland inflation expectations, first-quarter current account balance.
  • Romania unemployment rate.
  • Turkey trade balance for May.

US:

  • S&P/Case-Shiller United States Home Price Index, monthly and quarterly.
  • Chicago PMI for June.
  • Conference Board consumer confidence data for June.

Rest of the world:

  • Japan average monthly cash earnings.
  • Japan Tankan manufacturing, non-manufacturing outlook.
  • Australia new home sales for May.
  • South Africa trade balance for May.
  • Brazil producer prices in the manufacturing sector for May.
  • India fiscal deficit for May.

Corporate events:

  • Ladbrokes PLC Business Review.
  • Full Year 2014 Imagination Technologies Group PLC Earnings Release.
  • Full Year 2014 Northgate PLC Earnings Release.
  • Q2 2015 OMNOVA Solutions Inc Earnings Release.
  • Q3 2015 Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc Earnings Release.

Wednesday, July 1

Europe:

  • Italy manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Italy budget deficit to GDP data.
  • Spain manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Netherlands manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Ireland Investec manufacturing PMI.
  • Greece manufacturing PMI for June.
  • UK manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Sweden manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Czech HSBC manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Hungary June manufacturing PMI.
  • Poland HSBC manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Romania interest rate announcement.
  • Russia HSBC manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Russia first quarter current account data.
  • Turkey HSBC manufacturing PMI for June.

US

  • Challenger job cuts data for June.
  • ADP private jobs data for June.
  • ISM manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Construction spending for May.
  • Auto sales for June.

Rest of the world:

  • China official manufacturing PMI for June.
  • China HSBC manufacturing PMI, revised.
  • Bank of Japan monetary base data for June.
  • India HSBC manufacturing PMI for June.
  • Australia building approvals for May.
  • Australia commodity price inflation.

Corporate events:

  • Half Year 2015 Serco Group PLC Trading Statement Release.
  • Full Year 2014 Anite PLC Earnings Release.
  • Q3 2015 Acuity Brands Inc Earnings Release.
  • Q1 2016 Constellation Brands Inc Earnings Release.
  • Q2 2015 McCormick & Company Inc Earnings Release.
  • June 2015 Ford Motor Co Sales Release.

Thursday, July 2

Europe:

  • Eurozone producer prices for May.
  • ECB meeting accounts released.
  • Spanish unemployment for June.
  • UK construction PMI for June.
  • Sweden interest rate announcement.
  • Sweden average house prices for June.

US:

  • Nonfarm payrolls, earnings, unemployment rate for June.
  • New York PMI current conditions.
  • Factory orders for May.

Rest of the world:

  • Australia trade balance for May.
  • Canada manufacturing PMI for June.
  • South Africa third quarter consumer confidence.

Corporate events:

  • Q2 2015 Persimmon PLC Trading Statement Release.
  • June 2015 Rite Aid Corp Corporate Sales Release.
  • June 2015 AutoNation Inc Corporate Sales Release.

Friday, July 3

Europe

  • Eurozone retail sales for may.
  • Italy services PMI for June.
  • Spain services PMI for June.
  • UK services PMI for June.
  • Sweden industrial production for May.
  • Czech Republic trade balance for May.
  • Hungary retail trade for May.
  • Romania retail sales for May.
  • Turkey consumer price inflation for June.
  • Turkey producer prices for May.
  • Russia HSBC services PMI for May.

US

  • Independence Day holiday, markets closed.

Rest of the world:

  • China HSBC services PMI for June.
  • India HSBC services PMI for June.
  • Japan services PMI for June.
  • South Africa HSBC PMI for June.

Corporate events:

  • Full Year 2014 Polar Capital Technology Trust PLC Earnings Release.