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Economic Wrap
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 21 OCT 2016
... solid state of the US housing market. Existing home sales jumped by 3.2% to an annualised rate of 5.47 million in September of 2016 - the highest level since June and beating expectations for an increase to 5.35 million, Sales of single-family houses ...
RBA envy
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 9 MAY 2016
... deteriorate. The level of new export business fell for the third straight month and to the greatest extent since September of last year. The performances of the main industry groups covered by the survey all remained lacklustre during April. Output growth ...
Central banks of the world, coordinate
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 1 OCT 2015
... another six months from 1 August 2012 to 1 February 2013. And of course, we now know that this was followed by QE3 in September of the following year. It was all for one and one for all back in 2011 lest everyone sinks. This time, the divergence between ...
WTF moment on Wall Street
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 18 FEB 2015
... 500 earnings were expected to surge by 14.0% in the first quarter of 2015, revised down to an increase of 9.9% by September of the same year, tipped lower to a skip of 4.1% by end-December 2014, revised down to minus 1.6% at the start of this month and ...
Flatline
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 23 SEP 2014
... than "one", is it not? This was enough to keep the price of iron ore falling down to US$79.80 - the lowest since September of five years ago - down by 41.3% from its price at the start of this year. This, in turn, has taken the S&P/ASX 200 Materials ...
Not that time yet
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 1 AUG 2014
... since September 2012 - from 11.6% in May and the record high 12.0% in recorded in the seven months between March and September of last year. Right direction perhaps but there'll still be bumps along the way. Here, Putin could be the biggest bump. An ...
Growth and QE - will this time be different?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 30 AUG 2013
... negative 1.3% in the March quarter.A Fed stopped QE2.A Growth slowed prompting the Fed to launch 'Operation Twist' in September of that year. Dateline September 2012:A 'Operation Twist' not sufficient to game growth, Fed launches QE3.A US economic growth ...
Investor confidence hits 14 year low
BEN COLLINS  |  WEDNESDAY, 31 OCT 2012
... has posted its biggest drop in 14 years. Global investor confidence on the index fell from a revised reading in September of 87.3, to 80.6. The plummet in global confidence stemmed from a steep drop in European sentiment, with the European ICI falling ...
The light, the light
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 6 FEB 2012
... but this took the index up to its highest closing since May 2008 - four months before Lehman called it quits in September of the same year. The S&P 500 index ended 1.5% on the up and up while the Nasdaq increased by 1.6% to its highest level since December ...
Promotion prospects need to be addressed: Survey
CLAIRE MCGREAL  |  TUESDAY, 11 OCT 2011
... satisfaction in the region. The study, which polled junior, middle management and senior management staff in August and September of this year, found that 69 % were 'somewhat, very or extremely satisfied' with their current job, compared to 64% in Hong ...
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