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HSBC China flash PMI unexpectedly gains to 50.5 HSBC's China flash PMI for September unexpectedly rose to 50.5, above expectations of 50.0 and ahead of the August final of 50.2, a survey released on Tuesday showed.... Read >>

Asian shares ease ahead of China flash HSBC PMI Stocks in Asia fell early Tuesday, as investors throughout the region were cautious ahead of Chinese manufacturing data later in the day. Australia's S&P ASX 200... Read >>

Forex - Yen, Aussie flat to stronger ahead of China HSBC flash PMI The Japanese yen and Australian dollar held flat to stronger early in Asia on Tuesday with China in focus after Chinese Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said no change in... Read >>

NYMEX crude oil down in Asia ahead of HSBC China flash PMI survey Crude oil prices dipped early in Asia on Tuesday ahead of industry data on U.S. stocks from the American Petroleum Institute and HSBC's China PMI flash survey for... Read >>

Gold prices higher to steady in Asia ahead of HSBC China PMI Gold prices were higher to steady in early Asia on Tuesday with the focus on HSBC's China flash PMI figures for September. On the Comex division of the New York... Read >>

U.S. stocks drop on U.S. data, small-cap rout; Dow falls 0.62% U.S. stocks fell on Monday after existing U.S. home sales numbers disappointed investors, while a selloff in small cap stocks sent broader indices falling as well. At... Read >>

Dollar slips as soft housing sales spark a round of profit taking The dollar traded lower against most major currencies on Monday after soft U.S. home sales numbers prompted investors to lock in gains from the greenback's recent rally... Read >>

Natural gas gains as temperatures seen rising in southern U.S. Natural gas prices posted slight gains on Monday after updated weather forecasting models called for warming temperatures in the southern U.S., which should prompt... Read >>

Gold gains as soft U.S. housing sales halt greenback's rally Gold futures posted modest gains on Monday after disappointing U.S. housing data prompted investors to lock in gains from the dollar's recent rally and sell the... Read >>

Crude falls on soft housing data, global supply concerns Disappointing U.S. housing data coupled with ongoing concerns that the global economy is awash in crude while demand remains soft sent oil futures falling on Monday. In... Read >>