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The Week Ahead

Read about upcoming market-moving events and plan your trading week

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Week commencing 27 September

Chris Beauchamp’s insight

US durable goods and Chinese PMI figures are the key events next week, as markets continue to look for signs of ongoing recovery in the global economy. Meanwhile, UK corporate reporting includes retailers Boohoo and Next, and pub group JD Wetherspoon.

 

Economic reports

  • Weekly view

Monday

1.30pm – US durable goods orders (August): orders to rise 0.6% overall, and 0.4% excluding transportation orders. Markets to watch: USD crosses

Tuesday

7am – German GfK consumer confidence (October): index to rise to -0.8 from -1.2. Markets to watch: EUR crosses

3pm – US consumer confidence (September): index to rise to 114.5. Markets to watch: USD crosses

Wednesday

3pm – US pending home sales (August): sales fell 8.5% in July. Markets to watch: USD crosses

3.30pm – US EIA crude oil inventories (w/e 24 September): stockpiles fell by 3.5 million barrels in the previous week. Markets to watch: Brent, WTI

Thursday

2am – China mfg PMI (September): index to rise to 51. Markets to watch: China indices, CNH crosses

2.45am – China mfg PMI (September): expected to rise to 50.2. Markets to watch: China indices, CNH crosses

7am – UK GDP (Q2, final): QoQ growth expected to be 4.8%. Markets to watch: GBP crosses

8.55am – German unemployment rate (September): expected to hold at 5.5%. Markets to watch: EUR crosses

1pm – German CPI (September, preliminary): forecast to rise to 4%. Markets to watch: EUR crosses

1.30pm – US initial jobless claims (w/e 25 September), GDP (Q2, final): claims rose to 351K in the previous week, GDP to grow 6.6% QoQ. Markets to watch: US indices, USD crosses

2.45pm – US Chicago PMI (September): index to fall to 66.7. Markets to watch: USD crosses

Friday

10am – eurozone CPI (September, flash): prices to rise 0.2% MoM. Markets to watch: EUR crosses

3pm – US ISM mfg PMI (September): index to remain at 59.9. Markets to watch: USD crosses

 

Company announcements

 

 

Monday
27 September

Tuesday
28 September

Wednesday
29 September

Thursday
30 September

Friday
1 October

Full-year earnings

 

Smiths Group,
Ferguson,
Close Brothers
  Go-Ahead JD Wetherspoon

Half/ Quarterly earnings

  Card Factory,
AG Barr
Next Boohoo,
Avacta,
H&M

 

Trading update

  Grainger,
Pennon,
United Utilities,
TUI
   

 

 

 

Dividends

FTSE 100: British American Tobacco, Smith & Nephew, Rightmove, Barratt Developments

FTSE 250: Kainos, RIT Capital, Travis Perkins, Hays, TP ICAP, Games Workshop, LXI, Travis Perkins (special), JTC

 

Dividends are applied after the close of the previous day’s session for each market. So, for example, the FTSE 100 goes ex-dividend on a Thursday, but the adjustment is applied at the close of the previous day, e.g. Wednesday. The table below shows the days in which the adjustment is applied, not the ex-dividend days.

 

Index adjustments

  Monday
27 September
Tuesday
28 September
Wednesday
29 September
Thursday
30 September
Friday
1 October
Monday
4 October
FTSE 100  

 

5.79      
Australia 200   0.4       0.2
Wall Street       3.0 2.4 6.6
US 500 0.23 0.46 0.31 0.04 0.26 0.51
Nasdaq   0.52 0.40   1.64 1.21
Netherlands 25         1.8  
EU Stocks 50 2.4       2.5  
China H-Shares 7.6          
Singapore Blue Chip            
Hong Kong HS50 13.2          
South Africa 40   93.1        
Italy 40            
Japan 225   183.06    

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