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KLCI futures likely to move in tandem with cash market

Malaysian National News Agency 13 Jun 2021
MARKET. KLCI futures likely to move in tandem with cash market. " data-media=""> ... Meanwhile, Bank Islam Malaysia Bhd economist Adam Mohamed Rahim said during the holiday-shortened week, the index was expected to trade between 1,570 and 1,600 as investors will likely be focusing on the number of vaccination doses administered daily in the country, ... ....
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The Weekly Wrap – Monetary Policy and Economic Data Accompanied Market Optimism

FX Empire 12 Jun 2021
In the week ending 11th June, the Dollar Spot Index rose by 0.46% to 90.5550 ... Economists had forecast a pickup to 3.4% ... Economists had forecast a decline to 370k ... In June, the Michigan Consumer Sentiment index climbed from 82.9 to 86.4. Economists had forecast a rise to 84.0 ... In May, the NAB Business Confidence Index slipped from 23 points to 20 points.
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European Equities: Economic Data and Updates from the G7 Summit in Focus

FX Empire 12 Jun 2021
Economic Calendar. Monday, 14th June. Industrial Production (MoM) (Apr) Tuesday, 15th June ... According to prelim figures, the Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index rose from 82.9 to 86.4 in June. Economists had forecast a more modest increase to 84.0. The Consumer Expectations Index was also on the rise, increasing from 78.8 to 83.8 ... On the VIX Index ... ....
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Asia extends global stock rally, US bond yields fall on easing inflation fears

Straits Times 11 Jun 2021
Some economists said the rise in consumer price index (CPI) reflected short-term adjustments related to a reopening economy, and many investors appeared to be confident that the Fed is deftly handling a rebound in economic growth - even as questions remain about how it defines "transitory".
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Asian shares extend global rally

Business Day 11 Jun 2021
Some economists say the rise in the consumer price index (CPI) reflected short-term adjustments related to a reopening economy, and many investors appear to be confident that the Fed is deftly handling a rebound in economic growth — even as questions remain about how it defines “transitory”.
photo: AP / Eugene Hoshiko
People wearing protective masks stand in front of an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225
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Asia stocks up, U.S. bond yields down as inflation fears ease

Reuters 11 Jun 2021
Some economists say the rise in the U.S. consumer price index reflected short-term adjustments related to the reopening of the economy, and many investors appear confident that the Federal Reserve is deftly handling a rebound in economic growth - even as questions remain about how it defines "transitory".
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US consumer sentiment rebounds in early June: survey

The Times of India 11 Jun 2021
The University of Michigan said its preliminary consumer sentiment index increased to 86.4 in the first half of this month from a final reading of 82.9 in May. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast the index rising to 84 ... money market economist at Jefferies, said in a note.
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Asia stocks up and US bond yields down as inflation fears ease

The Irish Times 11 Jun 2021
Some economists say the rise in the US consumer price index reflected short-term adjustments related to the reopening of the economy, and many investors appear confident that the Federal Reserve is deftly handling a rebound in economic growth – even as questions remain about how it defines “transitory”.
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The S&P 500 Has a New, Higher Target. It Isn’t a Big Endorsement of Stocks.

Barrons 11 Jun 2021
They now expect stocks in the index to produce aggregate per-share earnings of $200, up from $180, partly because economists are now more upbeat about economic growth ... Economists and analysts alike are still appreciating just how much growth the trillions of fiscal stimulus dollars and reopenings will spur.
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The S&P 500 Just Hit a New Record. Here’s How Much Higher It Could Go.

Barrons 11 Jun 2021
They now expect stocks in the index to produce aggregate per-share earnings of $200, up from $180, partly because economists are now more upbeat about economic growth ... Economists and analysts alike are still appreciating just how much growth the trillions of fiscal stimulus dollars and reopenings will spur.
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How will the RBI react to inflation this time?

Live Mint 11 Jun 2021
This is visible from the input price inflation in both wholesale price index (WPI) and the purchasing managers’ index (PMI). What’s more is that economists believe soon this input cost inflation may seep into final consumer price once demand picks up ... In other words, the gap between the WPI and consumer price index (CPI) inflation would narrow soon.
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U.S. consumer sentiment rebounds in early June – survey

Metro USA 11 Jun 2021
The University of Michigan said its preliminary consumer sentiment index increased to 86.4 in the first half of this month from a final reading of ... Economists polled by Reuters had forecast the index rising to 84.
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U.S. consumer sentiment rebounds in early June - survey

Yahoo Daily News 11 Jun 2021
WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S ... The University of Michigan said its preliminary consumer sentiment index increased to 86.4 in the first half of this month from a final reading of 82.9 in May. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast the index rising to 84 ... Its measure of consumer expectations rose to 83.8 from 78.8 ... .
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European shares hit record high

Business Day 11 Jun 2021
The MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 49 countries, gained 0.1% ... The US consumer price index posted on Thursday its biggest year-on-year gain since August 2008 of 5%, after a 4.2% rise in April ... The rise in the US consumer price index reflected short-term adjustments related to the reopening of the economy, some economists say.
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Stocks finish higher as S&P 500 erases loss for week

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 11 Jun 2021
Health care and technology companies helped drive stocks higher Thursday, bringing the S&P 500 index to a record high and out of the red for the week. The benchmark index rose 0.5%, and is on track for its third-straight weekly gain ... The figure was higher than the 4.6% rise that economists had expected.
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