The Japanese economy released today data on the monthly and annual Machine orders during the month of October where the monthly machine order actual reading came out at -1.4 %, compared to the previous reading value of -10.3 while expectations where indicating a value of -0.1. As for the annual machine order actual reading came out at 7.0 compared to the previous reading of 4.2 %, while forecasts where referring to a value of 8.3%.