US Housing Starts Unexpectedly Fall in July

Housing starts in the US slumped 4.8% from the previous month to an annualized rate of 1155K in July, following a downwardly revised 1213K in June and compared to expectations of a 0.5% rise. Building permits went down 4.1% to 1223K, compared to forecasts of a 2% drop.

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Actual Chg %Chg
Dow Jones 22,044 46 0.21%
S&P 500 2,470 5 0.21%
NASDAQ 100 5,919 12 0.20%
NIKKEI 225 19,729 24 -0.12%
FTSE 100 7,441 59 0.79%
DAX 12,287 111 0.91%
CAC 40 5,195 55 1.07%
FTSE MIB 21,970 248 1.14%
IBEX 35 10,563 83 0.79%
ASX 200 5,785 28 0.48%
SHANGHAI 3,246 5 -0.15%
SENSEX 31,680 231 0.73%
MICEX 1,953 3 0.15%
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10Y Actual Chg %Chg
US 2.2728 0.000 0.00%
UK 1.12 0.034 0.03%
Japan 0.04 0.008 -0.01%
Germany 0.46 0.029 0.03%
Italy 2.05 1.421 -1.42%
Australia 2.66 0.000 0.00%
India 6.53 5.804 5.80%
Brazil 10.04 0.011 0.01%
Russia 7.79 0.060 0.06%
Poland 3.40 0.000 0.00%
South Korea 2.30 0.000 0.00%
Switzerland -0.10 0.052 0.05%
Sweden 0.69 0.060 0.06%
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Crude Oil 47.5889 0.10 0.21%
Brent 51.0949 0.19 0.37%
Natural gas 2.8948 0.05 -1.53%
Gasoline 1.5817 0.01 0.32%
Heating oil 1.5994 0.00 -0.12%
Gold 1,271.3158 1.38 -0.11%
Silver 16.6892 0.12 0.74%
Copper 2.9349 0.06 1.96%
Soybeans 921.5823 1.25 -0.14%
Live Cattle 109.7088 0.38 -0.34%
Wheat 426.8277 1.75 -0.41%
Cotton 67.61 0.07 -0.10%
Rice 12.1829 0.08 -0.61%
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GDPGDP YoYGDP QoQInterest rateInflation rateJobless rateGov. BudgetDebt/GDPCurrent AccountCurrencyPopulation
185692.10%2.60%1.25%1.70%4.30%-3.20%106.10%-2.60119.89324.30
118862.10%0.60%0.00%1.30%9.10%-1.50%89.20%3.301.17341.01
111996.90%1.70%4.35%1.40%3.95%-3.80%46.20%1.806.701374.62
49392.00%1.00%-0.10%0.40%2.80%-4.50%250.40%3.70110.88126.86
34672.10%0.60%0.00%1.70%3.80%0.80%68.30%8.301.1782.80
26191.70%0.30%0.25%2.60%4.40%-3.00%89.30%-4.401.2865.81
24651.80%0.50%0.00%0.70%9.60%-3.40%96.00%-0.901.1766.99
22646.10%1.50%6.00%2.36%4.90%-3.50%69.50%-0.7064.271299.00
18501.50%0.40%0.00%1.10%11.10%-2.40%132.60%2.601.1760.59
1796-0.40%1.00%9.25%2.71%13.00%-8.90%69.49%-1.303.17206.08
15302.30%0.90%0.75%1.00%6.30%0.10%92.30%-3.301.2736.44
14112.70%0.60%1.25%2.20%3.60%-3.00%38.60%7.001137.0050.80
12832.50%-0.57%9.00%3.90%5.10%-3.70%17.00%1.8059.65146.50
12323.10%0.90%0.00%1.50%17.22%-4.50%99.40%2.201.1746.53
12051.70%0.30%1.50%1.90%5.60%-2.40%41.10%-2.700.7824.13
10461.80%0.60%7.00%6.44%3.30%-2.60%47.90%-2.7017.79122.27
9325.01%4.00%4.75%3.88%5.33%-2.46%27.90%-1.8013374.00258.70
8585.00%1.40%8.00%9.79%10.20%-1.10%28.30%-3.803.5479.81
7713.30%1.50%0.00%1.30%4.90%0.40%62.30%8.401.1717.08
6601.10%0.30%-0.75%0.30%3.00%0.20%32.60%11.000.978.42
646-0.50%1.20%2.00%-0.30%5.60%-17.30%13.10%-3.903.7531.74
5460.30%1.06%26.25%21.90%9.20%-4.60%54.20%-2.6017.0643.59
5232.10%0.15%1.38%0.77%3.78%-1.40%31.20%13.4030.3423.53
5114.00%1.70%-0.50%2.20%7.40%0.90%41.60%4.708.0910.00
510-18.60%6.80%21.92%741.00%7.30%-11.50%28.20%1.409.9931.03
4703.90%1.10%1.50%1.70%7.10%-2.40%54.40%-0.303.6538.42
4661.40%0.40%0.00%1.78%6.80%-2.60%105.90%-0.401.1711.37
4073.30%1.30%1.50%0.17%1.10%-2.70%41.20%11.5033.2865.93
405-0.52%-12.92%14.00%16.10%14.20%-1.60%18.60%-1.80364.90185.99
39315.70%18.00%11.00%12.50%-2.10%35.00%6.3032884.0079.70
3862.20%0.80%0.00%1.90%7.60%-1.60%84.60%1.701.178.77
3712.60%0.20%0.50%1.50%4.30%3.10%35.60%4.907.945.26
3493.00%3.90%2.00%2.00%3.69%-3.90%19.10%3.103.679.27
3363.40%3.40%18.75%33.00%12.00%-9.80%85.00%-5.9017.7492.80
3213.80%1.00%1.50%1.90%3.10%4.80%38.40%4.507.827.37
3193.80%0.40%0.10%-0.70%4.50%-2.15%61.90%3.603.618.63
3062.60%0.50%-0.65%1.50%4.30%-0.90%37.80%8.106.345.75
3056.40%1.10%3.00%2.80%5.70%-2.40%42.10%0.2051.53103.90
2972.90%2.20%0.99%0.50%2.20%1.30%112.00%19.001.375.60
2965.60%1.80%3.00%3.60%3.40%-3.20%53.20%1.304.2931.70
2951.00%-0.70%6.75%5.10%27.70%-3.90%51.70%-3.3013.2855.91
2946.10%-2.60%0.00%-0.20%6.40%-0.70%75.40%4.701.174.77
2845.28%4.71%5.75%2.91%5.90%-4.90%66.50%-1.20105.30193.56
2821.30%0.70%5.50%3.40%8.70%-4.00%47.60%-4.402961.2048.75
2470.10%0.20%2.50%1.70%7.00%-2.20%21.30%-1.40648.2518.19
2371.60%-0.50%0.00%0.50%8.90%-1.90%63.60%-1.101.175.50
2217.11%7.05%6.75%5.57%4.10%-4.70%27.20%1.7080.70159.90
2052.80%0.20%0.00%0.90%8.80%-2.00%130.40%0.801.1710.31
2036.17%5.10%6.25%2.52%2.09%-4.60%62.40%4.7022727.5092.70