Initial Guidance | 17 October 2014

Stocks Stage Positive Reversal, Wiping Out Early Losses | IBD
US stocks made several U-turns Thursday, eventually closing just above the break-even line.
Data shows U.S. economy’s pulse is still strong | Reuters
The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits fell to a 14-year low last week and industrial output rose sharply in September, positive signals that helped ease fears over the economic outlook.
WTI Rebound Above $80 Holds as Goldman Sees No Oil Glut | Bloomberg
West Texas Intermediate crude held gains above $80 a barrel as Goldman Sachs Group Inc. said the market isn’t oversupplied. Brent was steady in London.
World braces as deflation tremors hit Eurozone bond markets | The Telegraph
Eurozone fears have returned with a vengeance as deepening deflation across Southern Europe and fresh turmoil in Greece set off wild moves on the European bond markets.
Bank of England says keep interest rates low for now | BBC
Interest rates should remain low to avoid long-term economic stagnation, the chief economist at the Bank of England has said.