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U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Rebound Modestly To 215,000

After reporting a slight drop in first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits in the previous week, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing a modest rebound in initial jobless claims in the week ended October 20th. The report said initial jobless claims crept up to 215,000, an increase of 5,000 from the previous…

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Tokyo Overall CPI Climbs 1.5% On Year In October

Overall consumer prices in the Tokyo region were up 1.5 percent on year in October, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said on Friday. That was in line with expectations and up from 1.3 percent in September. Core CPI, which excludes volatile food prices, advanced an annual 1.0 percent – unchanged and in line…

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Tokyo Area CPI On Tap For Friday

Japan will on Friday release October figures for consumer prices in the Tokyo area, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. Overall inflation for Tokyo is tipped to rise 1.5 percent on tear, up from 1.3 percent in September. Core CPI is called steady at an annual 1.0 percent. Malaysia will provide September numbers…

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Oil Futures Settle Higher For 2nd Straight Day

After falling to 2-month lows a couple of sessions ago, crude oil prices edged higher on Thursday, extending previous session’s modest rise, thanks to a rebound in stock markets and on OPEC’s signal that it might cut oil production again. According to Reuters, Saudi OPEC governor Adeeb Al-Aama said the oil market could shift into…

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Treasuries Give Back Ground Amid Rebound On Wall Street

Treasuries saw modest weakness during trading on Thursday, giving back some ground after moving notably higher over the course of the two previous sessions. Bond prices moved to the downside early in the session and remained stuck in negative territory throughout the day. Subsequently, the yield on the benchmark ten-year note, which moves opposite of…