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  • Wall Street awaits health of hiring

    Michelle Girard, NatWest Markets, and Steven Wieting, Citi Private Bank, provide a preview of Friday's jobs report from the U.S. Department of Labor.

  • Emerging market economies appear to be exposed to proposed border adjustment tax policies by Republicans; Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

  • Traders work the floor of the Dow Jones at the closing bell of the New York Stock Exchange.

    What we have here is an extremely dangerous situation, says Michael Pento.

  • Brazil's Recession gets even worse

    The country's economy has dropped further into its worst-ever recession following recent economic mismanagement.

  • Japan economic growth can be sustained: Expert

    Jesper Koll, CEO of WisdomTree Japan KK, says the growth rate of about 1 percent can be sustained as higher consumption comes into the picture.

  • *Q4 GDP revised to annualised +1.2 pct vs prelim +1.0 pct. TOKYO, March 8- Japan's economy grew more than earlier estimated in the fourth quarter as capital expenditure grew at its fastest in almost three years, welcome news for policymakers as they begin to discuss how to wind down years of massive stimulus. "The economy will remain in recovery mode, because we are...

  • Finally, more capex in Japan?

    Capital expenditure might have expanded last quarter but it remains to be seen whether the trend will continue, says Vishnu Varathan of Mizuho Bank.

  • *Q4 GDP revised to annualised +1.2 pct vs prelim +1.0 pct. TOKYO, March 8- Japan's gross domestic product growth was revised up in the fourth quarter as capital expenditure grew at the fastest pace in almost three years, welcome news for policymakers as they begin to discuss how to wind down years of massive stimulus. The revised data showed capital expenditure...

  • Shoppers walk past a shoe store in the Omotesando area of Tokyo, Japan, on Sep. 3, 2016.

    Japan's gross domestic product growth was revised up in the fourth quarter as capital expenditure grew at the fastest pace in almost three years.

  • TOKYO, March 8- Japan's economy grew at an annualized rate of 1.2 percent in the October-December quarter, revised up from a preliminary reading of 1.0 percent growth, the Cabinet Office said on Wednesday. The revised figure compares with the median estimate of 1.6 percent growth in a Reuters poll of economists. On a quarter-on-quarter basis, gross domestic...

  • TOKYO, March 8- Japan's economy grew at an annualised rate of 1.2 percent in the October-December quarter, revised up from a preliminary reading of 1.0 percent growth, the Cabinet Office said on Wednesday. The revised figure compares with the median estimate of 1.6 percent growth in a Reuters poll of economists. On a quarter-on-quarter basis, gross domestic...

  • Japan Q4 GDP to be revised upwards: Academic

    Sayuri Shirai, professor at Keio University, weighs in on how higher than expected capex is expected to contribute to a better Q4 GDP print in Japan.

  • SAO PAULO, March 7- Yields paid on Brazilian interest rate futures rose slightly on Tuesday despite worse-than-expected fourth-quarter economic data, as traders bet the central bank will be more focused on upcoming economic reports in deciding the pace of interest rate cuts. Brazil's gross domestic product contracted by 3.6 percent in 2016, statistics...

  • BRASILIA, March 7- Brazil's worst-ever recession intensified unexpectedly in the final quarter of 2016, data showed on Tuesday, frustrating hopes for signs of a recovery and stepping up pressure on President Michel Temer and the central bank to do more to promote growth. Brazil's gross domestic product contracted by 3.6 percent last year, statistics agency...

  • JOHANNESBURG, March 7- South African stocks edged lower on Tuesday, led by gold mining shares as the price of the metal slipped to its weakest level in four weeks, while the rand gained, shrugging off a fourth quarter contraction in gross domestic product. Rival AngloGold followed with 2.60 percent decline to 131.57 rand. Platinum prices also took a hit, falling...

  • BRASILIA, March 7- Brazil's worst-ever recession unexpectedly intensified in the final quarter of 2016, data showed on Tuesday, frustrating hopes for signs of a recovery and stepping up pressure on President Michel Temer and the central bank to do more to stimulate growth. Brazil's gross domestic product contracted by 3.6 percent in 2016, statistics agency...

  • OECD says political uncertainty across Europe, and the rise of anti-establishment politics, could damage global growth.

  • BRASILIA, March 7- Brazil's worst recession ever intensified in the final months of 2016, data showed on Tuesday, frustrating hopes of an imminent rebound despite stimulus measures including a rapid fall in central bank interest rates. Brazil's gross domestic product contracted by 3.6 percent in 2016, statistics agency IBGE said on Tuesday, following a 3.8...

  • LONDON, March 6- Emerging stocks rose half a percent on Monday, rebounding after two lossmaking sessions as investors absorbed the likelihood of slower China growth and a March interest rate rise in the United States. Bourses in Asia and Russia chalked up solid gains while Turkey's stock index roared 1.4 percent higher to a two-year high, led by shares of...

  • Stability the key theme in China: Economist

    Tao Wang of UBS says the government provided assurance during the National People's Congress that stability is key this year.