Correction to Oil Futures Story

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

"Oil Futures Ease but Brent Remains in $105-$110 Trading Range" at 0546 GMT misstated the trading range in the headline. It should be $110-$115 not $105-$110.

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MARKET SNAPSHOT: Stock Market Aims For Fifth Monthly Gain

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By William L. Watts and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks posted a mixed performance Monday as investors awaited economic data, including the June jobs report later this week, leaving major indexes on track for the biggest ...

EUROPE MARKETS: Europe Stocks Fall; BNP Wavers On Settlement Report

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch

LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks slipped Monday following a slower-than-expected pace of inflation in the euro zone, while shares of BNP Paribas SA seesawed ahead of an expected multibillion dollar settlement with U.S. authorities.

The Stoxx ...

Chicago PMI Eases Back, But Still Indicates Expansion

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

A closely watched gauge of economic activity in the manufacturing-heavy Midwest slipped a bit, but still signals growth.

The Chicago Business Barometer, commonly referred to as the Chicago PMI, came in at 62.6 in June after hitting a seven-month ...

Economists Reduce Again View for Brazil's Economic Expansion -- Survey

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By Rogerio Jelmayer

SAO PAULO--Economists reduced once again their economic expansion forecasts for Brazil for this year and next in light of tepid economic activity, according to a weekly central-bank survey published Monday.

The survey's 100 respondents reduced their ...

Canada Monthly GDP Grows Weaker-than-Expected 0.1% in April

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By Nirmala Menon

OTTAWA--The Canadian economy kicked off the second quarter on a weaker-than-expected note as gains in wholesale and retail trade and manufacturing were offset by declines in energy and construction.

Gross domestic product, the sum total of goods ...

MARKET SNAPSHOT: S&P 500 On Track For 6th Straight Quarterly Gain

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By William L. Watts and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks hovered near the flatline on Monday as investors awaited economic data, including the June jobs report, later this week, leaving major indexes on track for the ...

Oil Futures Continue Slide But Post Quarterly Gain

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By Nicole Friedman

NEW YORK--Oil futures weakened for a third straight session Monday on increased confidence that unrest in Iraq would not interrupt the country's oil exports.

Light, sweet crude for August delivery settled down 37 cents, or 0 ...

US Wholesale Trade-STATS-Historical

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

Seasonally adjusted sales and inventories in millions of dollars.

R denotes revision. Source: U.S. Commerce Department.

-TOTAL SALES- -TOTAL INVENTORIES- -INVTY/

Mo Ago Yr Ago Mo Ago Yr Ago SALES-

Level % chg % chg : Level % chg % chg : Ratio

Apr 14 ...

Dollar Falls as Gloomy View of U.S. Growth Continues

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By James Ramage

Falling bond yields and a negative outlook on U.S. economic growth dragged down the dollar Monday in a holiday-shortened week full of market-moving events.

The dollar fell to its lowest level since May 21 against both ...

China to Set Yuan Clearing Banks in Luxembourg, Paris

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

In its continued push to make the yuan a global currency, China's central bank said Sunday it plans to designate clearing banks for its currency in Paris and Luxembourg, as the two financial centers battle with London to become ...

Europe Stocks Edge Higher as Markets Await Inflation Data

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By Tommy Stubbington

European stocks climbed on the final trading day of the first half of the year, with euro-zone inflation data likely to prove the key focus.

The Stoxx Europe 600 was 0.3% higher in early trade, reversing ...

China FX Regulator Bracing for End of QE

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

BEIJING--China's foreign exchange regulator said Monday it was preparing to deal with the possibility of excessive capital flows as the U.S. withdraws from its quantitative easing program.

"We'll closely watch risks from the U.S. exit from ...

China Housing Prices Fall for Second-Straight Month

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By Esther Fung

SHANGHAI--China's housing prices fell in June for the second straight month, as property developers cut prices to stoke sales amid a housing-supply glut in many cities.

Many home buyers have stayed on the sidelines in anticipation ...

India May Infrastructure Output -- Table of Data

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

Following is a breakdown of India's infrastructure output:

Sector Weight Period

May April May Apr-May Apr-May

2014 2014 2013 2014-15 2013-14

Coal 4.38 +5.5% +3.3% -3.3% +4.4% -1.1%

Crude Oil 5.22 -0 ...

French Debt Reaches 93.6% of GDP in First Quarter

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By William Horobin

PARIS--France's public debt rose 45.5 billion euros ($61.0 billion) in the first quarter of 2014 bringing the country's total public debt to 93.6% of economic output, statistics agency Insee said Monday.

Public ...

MARKET SNAPSHOT: S&P 500 On Track For 6th Straight Quarterly Gain

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By William L. Watts and Carla Mozee, MarketWatch

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks edged into positive territory Monday as investors awaited economic data, including the June jobs report, later this week, leaving major indexes on track for the biggest ...

Chicago PMI Eases Back, But Still Indicates Expansion

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

A closely watched gauge of economic activity in the manufacturing-heavy Midwest slipped a bit, but still signals growth.

The Chicago Business Barometer, commonly referred to as the Chicago PMI, came in at 62.6 in June after hitting a seven-month ...

BOND REPORT: 10-year Treasurys Eye Best First Half Since 2010

TODAY: Sept. 21, 2014 PUB DATE: June 30, 2014

By Ben Eisen, MarketWatch

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Treasury prices swung higher Monday after reports on housing and business conditions, putting benchmark yields on track for the biggest first-half drop in four years.

The 10-year Treasury note (10_YEAR) yield, which falls ...