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COMMODITIES

LEVELS UPDATE: Precious metals up, natgas down

EQUITIES

Asian and European equities in the red

BOND SUMMARY

Pricing out optimism

BOE

BofA Change Their Bank of England Call

Repeats Story Initially Transmitted at 21:06 GMT Sep 28/17:06 EST Sep 28
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                        Constr     ISM     ISM    Jobless  Factory   Nonfarm
                      Spending  Manufg  Nonmfg     Claims   Orders  Payrolls
Data For                   Aug     Sep     Sep  Sep 29 wk      Aug       Sep
Denomination              % Ch   Index   Index          K     % Ch         K
Median Forecast **         0.5    60.0    58.1        210      2.1       193
High Forecast              0.7    60.5    59.5        210      2.5       220
Low Forecast               0.0    58.0    57.4        210      0.8       150
Mean                       0.4    59.7    58.2        210      1.8       187
Standard Deviation         0.2     0.8     0.7        0.0      0.6        23
No. of Responses             5       6       6          1        6         6
Barclays Capital           0.7    60.5    58.5         NA      2.5       200
Capital Economics          0.5    58.0    59.5         NA      2.2       220
CIBC                        NA    59.6    57.4         NA      2.2       168
Deutsche Bank              0.5    60.1    57.5         NA      1.0       190
FT Advisors                0.0    60.4    58.1        210      1.9       150
UMaryland                  0.5    59.8    58.0         NA      0.8       195
     
** Note: The survey median is compiled solely from the forecasts listed above
and is not intended to represent a market consensus.
--MNI Washington Bureau; +1 (973) 494-2611; email: harrison.clarke@marketnews.com
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