|Day's range||1,048.69 - 1,052.81|
|52-week range||848.59 - 1,055.53|
Mexico's (EWW) manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers' Index) stood at 52.8 in September compared to 52.2 in August, according to the IHS Markit report.
The final Brazil Services PMI (Purchasing Managers' Index) stood at 50.7 in September 2017 compared to 49.0 in August.
The final Markit India Services PMI (Purchasing Managers’ Index) stood at 50.7 in September 2017 compared to 47.5 in August 2017.
At 6:30 AM EST on October 18, the FTSE 100 Index was trading at 7,538.50—a gain of 0.3%. The iShares MSCI United Kingdom (EWU) fell 0.48% on October 17.
The iShares MSCI Germany Small-Cap ETF (EWGS), which tracks the performance of small-cap stocks in Germany, rose 3.5% in September.
The final Eurozone services PMI (purchasing managers’ index) rose strongly in September 2017. It stood at 55.8 in September 2017, up from 54.7 in August 2017.
The United Kingdom’s manufacturing PMI stood at 55.9 in September 2017, compared to 56.9 in the previous month. The PMI figure was below the preliminary market expectation of 56.4.
According to data provided by Markit Economics, the final Markit France manufacturing PMI (purchasing managers’ index) stood at 56.10 in September 2017, compared to 55.80 in August 2017.
According to a report by Markit Economics, Spain's manufacturing PMI rose to 54.3 in September 2017, compared to 52.4 in August.
At 6:30 AM EST on October 5, the FTSE 100 Index is trading at 7,481.75—a gain of 0.2%. The iShares MSCI United Kingdom (EWU) rose 0.09% on October 4.