Recent data suggests that Germany 's economy enjoyed a " very strong " Q1, the Finance Ministry says, with an unusually mild winter helping to drive industrial ..... The ministry expects that GDP will grow 1.8% this year and that the upturn will become increasingly broad-based. The DAX is +1.1% . ETFs: EWG , BUND , EWGS , DBGR , GERJ , DXGE , BUNL , FGM , BUNT , GGOV , HEWG Post your comment!
QQQ ) -0.7% . Not helping is a 3.7% decline in JPMorgan after a big earnings miss . Leading the decline in Europe is Germany 's Dax , -1.6% . The 10-year Treasury yield falls to its lowest level of the year, off three basis points to 2.62%. TLT
Germany 's exports fell 1.3% on month in February after rising 2.2% in January and missed consensus of -0.5%. Import growth ..... 17.3B and came in below forecasts of €17.8B. The current account surplus declined to €13.9B from €15.2B. DAX futures are +0.1% , while the euro is flat at $1.3794. ( PR ) Post your comment!
better than the end of 2013," says economist Thilo Heidrich. "We see a pretty broad recovery in the eurozone, from which Germany , with its large export sector, should profit. The DAX is +0.2% and the euro is -0.1% at $1.3701. Post your comment!
Eurozone unemployment held steady at 11.9% in February, coming in below consensus of 12%. ( PR ) In Germany , unemployment remained unchanged at 6.7% in March vs expectations of 6.8%. The number of people without a job fell 12,000 vs a drop of 15,000 in February and predictions of -10,000. ( PR ) The DAX is +0.4% , while the euro is +0.2% at 1.3797. ETFs: EWG , BUND , EWGS , DBGR , GERJ , DXGE , BUNL , FGM , BUNT
index provided a mixed picture yesterday, with the business climate print slipping but the current-situation number rising. DAX futures are +0.1% , while the euro rises a bit from earlier lows but is still -0.1% at $1.3814. ETFs: EWG , BUND
* FTSEurofirst 300 dips 0.2 pct, Germany 's DAX down 0.5 pct
off 8% YTD) because of outflows and soap operas at its cash cow subsidiary Pimco, or from general equity weakness in Germany ( Dax off about 10% YTD), who knows, but JPM says the company's a buy in spite of Pimco concerns. Assets under management
LONDON, March 14 (Reuters) - European shares fell on Friday, setting up Germany 's DAX index for its worst weekly loss since June 2012 as investors grew increasingly worried about the threat of war in Ukraine and jitters in the Chinese credit market.
LONDON, March 11 (Reuters) - German shares rose on Tuesday, outperforming European stocks more broadly, as strong trade data from the region's largest economy revived investor appetite for the DAX index .