Street Color: Overnight Data for Friday
07:25 AM EST, 02/05/2021 (MT Newswires) -- Overnight Events From BMO Capital for Friday:
* German Factory Orders, Dec - below expectations at -1.9% MoM vs. +2.7% Nov and -1.0% consensus. YoY slipped to
6.4% vs. 6.7% Nov and 6.7% anticipated.
* Italian Retail Sales, Dec - higher-than-anticipated at +2.5% MoM vs. -6.9% Nov and +1.6% forecast. YoY improved to
-3.1% vs. -8.5% Nov and -4.8% consensus.
* French Private Sector Payrolls, Q4 - better-than-expected at -0.2% QoQ vs. +1.6% prior and -0.7% anticipated.
Wages were +0.3% Q4 vs. +0.2% Q3.
* French Trade Balance, Dec - deficit unexpectedly narrowed to -(Euro)3392m vs. -(Euro)3786m prior and -(Euro)4291m expected.
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