Market moving info – week starting September 7, 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 September 7.

Last week:

This week:

Monday, September 7

Europe:

  • Eurozone Sentix investor confidence for September.
  • Germany industrial production for July.
  • Sweden budget balance for July.
  • Swiss foreign currency reserves for August.
  • Russia forex reserves for August.
  • Poland forex reserves for August.
  • Czech industrial output for July.
  • Czech foreign trade balance for July.
  • Hungary budget balance for August.
  • Romania average net wages for July.
  • Ukraine consumer, producer prices for August.

US:

  • Labour Day holiday, markets closed.

Rest of the world:

  • China forex reserves for August.
  • Japan leading indicators for July.
  • South Africa forex reserves for August.
  • Mexico vehicle production for August.

Corporate events:

  • Associated British Foods PLC Pre-Close Trading Update.

Tuesday, September 8

Europe:

  • Eurozone second-quarter GDP, second reading.
  • Germany second-quarter labour costs.
  • Germany current account balance for July.
  • Banque de France sentiment indicator for August.
  • France central government balance for July.
  • France trade balance for July.
  • Spain house prices for the second quarter.
  • Spain house transactions for July.
  • British Retail Consortium like-for-like sales for August.
  • Swiss unemployment rate for August.
  • Czech unemployment rate for August.
  • Hungary industrial production for July.
  • Hungary consumer price inflation for August.
  • Turkey industrial production for July.
  • Slovakia trade balance for July.
  • Bulgaria industrial production for July.

US:

  • NFIB small business optimism for August.
  • Average monthly change in Fed labour market conditions index for August.
  • Consumer credit for July.

Rest of the world:

  • China trade balance for August.
  • Australia fourth-quarter Manpower survey.
  • Japan second quarter GDP data.
  • Japan balance of payments data for July.
  • Japan fourth-quarter Manpower survey.
  • South Africa third quarter business confidence.
  • India fourth-quarter Manpower survey.

Corporate events:

  • Full Year 2015 Ashmore Group PLC Earnings Release.
  • Berkeley Group Holdings PLC Interim Management Statement Release.
  • Q2 2016 TiVo Inc Earnings Release.

Wednesday, September 9

Europe:

  • Netherlands industrial production, industrial sales for July.
  • Portugal trade balance for July.
  • Greece consumer price inflation for August.
  • Greece industrial production for July.
  • British Retail Consortium shop price index for August.
  • UK industrial production for July.
  • UK trade balance for July.
  • Czech Republic consumer price inflation for August.
  • Romania trade balance for July.

US

  • Weekly mortgage applications data from the Mortgage Bankers Association.
  • Weekly crude inventories.
  • JOLTs Job openings.

Rest of the world:

  • China consumer, producer price inflation for August.
  • Bank of Canada overnight lending rate.
  • Canada housing starts for August.
  • Canada building permits for July.
  • Australia consumer confidence for September.
  • Australia value, number of home loans for July.
  • New Zealand central bank cash rate.
  • Japan consumer confidence for August.
  • Japan machine tool orders for August.
  • Brazil August inflation first preview.
  • Mexico August inflation.

Corporate events:

  • Full Year 2015 Hargreaves Lansdown PLC Earnings Release.
  • Full Year 2014 Monitise PLC Earnings Release.
  • Full Year 2014 Barratt Developments PLC Earnings Release.
  • Half Year 2015 Bourbon SA Earnings Release.
  • Half Year 2015 MR Bricolage SA Earnings Release.
  • Half Year 2015 Gameloft SE Earnings Release.
  • Q1 2016 Barnes & Noble Inc Earnings Release.
  • Q4 2015 Palo Alto Networks Inc Earnings Release.

Thursday, September 10

Europe:

  • Bank of England monetary policy meeting.
  • UK RICS house price data for August.
  • France second-quarter jobs data.
  • France industrial production for July.
  • Spain industrial production for July.
  • Netherlands consumer price inflation for August.
  • Greece unemployment for June.
  • Norway producer prices, including oil.
  • Sweden average house prices for August.
  • Sweden consumer price inflation for August.
  • Turkey second-quarter GDP data.
  • Turkey current account deficit for July.
  • Romania consumer price inflation for August.

US:

  • Weekly natural gas inventories.
  • Weekly jobless claims.
  • Import prices for August.
  • Wholesale inventories for July.

Rest of the world:

  • Australia unemployment rate for August.
  • Japan machine orders for July.
  • Canada new housing price index for July.
  • South Africa mining production for July.

Corporate events:

  • Q2 2015/2016 Home Retail Group PLC Trading Statement Release.
  • Morrisons interim results.
  • Next interim results.
  • Dixons Carphone trading update.
  • Full Year 2015 Dunelm Group PLC Earnings Release.
  • Q2 2015 Restoration Hardware Holdings Inc Earnings Release.

Friday, September 11

Europe

  • Germany consumer price inflation for August – final.
  • France current account balance for July.
  • Italy industrial production for July.
  • Spain consumer price inflation for August.
  • Netherlands trade balance for July.
  • UK construction output for August.
  • Sweden unemployment for August.
  • Russia central bank interest rate announcement.
  • Romania industrial production for July.
  • Slovakia average wages for July.

US

  • Producer price inflation for August.
  • University of Michigan confidence index for September.
  • Budget statement for August.

Rest of the world:

  • Japan business conditions for large companies for the third quarter.
  • India industrial production for July.
  • South Korea interest rate decision.
  • Mexico industrial production for July.

Corporate events:

  • Q4 2015 Biota Pharmaceuticals Inc Earnings Release.
  • Q2 2015 Kroger Co Earnings Release.