Investing.com - The number of people who filed for unemployment assistance in the U.S. last week fell more than expected, according to official data released on Thursday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. import prices rose more than expected in February as the largest increase in the cost of capital goods since 2008 offset a drop in petroleum prices, bolstering views that inflation will pick up this year.
Investing.com - Manufactoring activity in the Philadelphia area fell slighly in March, raising concerns about the strength of the economy.
The crypto markets have taken a hit today, March 15, with Bitcoin (BTC) dropping below $8,000 and Ethereum (ETH) below $600. The slump can most likely be attributed to Google’s update of its Financial Service policy that means a ban of all crypto-related advertisements starting in June 2018.
Next trading day's important events
- 13:00 (GMT 3) EMU - Consumer Price Index (YoY) (Feb)
- USDJPY: 106.13
- EURUSD: 1.2336
- S&P 500: 2761.53
- NASDAQ: 7518.45