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A Look At Global Economic Events In The Upcoming Most Important Week Of The Year - All Aboard The QE2!
Date 01/11/2010 12:07  Author webmaster  Hits 1073  Language Global
01 NOV 2010

By Tyler Durden | Zero Hedge

Week in review

Intense speculation over what the Fed will do and uncertainty over how much is priced kept markets trading in a relatively tight range through most of the week. European peripheral spreads have started widening again as sovereign concerns have started to re-surface. Reports late Friday afternoon that the Portuguese government has reached an agreement with the socialists on the 2011 budget should provide some relief to markets. Reports that the US Administration is considering extending middle income tax cuts permanently and higher income tax cuts temporarily may also provide some boost to sentiment.

Week Ahead

The macro calendar does not get any more packed than this. We kick off with the usual monthly global PMIs, in particular the China PMI and US ISM (slight moderation is expected for both, more details below). We get our final GLI reading as well, which is important to watch for confirmation of stabilizing momentum. The initial reading showed a positive uptick after four months of negative momentum.

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