Economic Calendar

  • Feb
    10
    Sun
  • Feb
    11
    Mon
  • Feb
    12
    Tue
  • Feb
    13
    Wed
  • Feb
    14
    Thu
  • Feb
    15
    Fri
  • Feb
    16
    Sat
Feb
14
ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
All Day
CNY
Chinese Exports (13th - 14th) (y/y)
high
9.1%-3.3%-4.4%
All Day
CNY
Chinese Imports (13th - 14th) (y/y)
high
-1.5%-10.2%-7.6%
All Day
CNY
Chinese Trade Balance (13th - 14th)
med
39.16B34.3B57.06B
All Day
GBP
MPs due to vote on May's Brexit plans
high
07:00
EUR
German GDP (sa) (q/q)
med
0.0%0.1%-0.2%
07:00
EUR
German GDP w.d.a. (y/y)
med
0.6%0.7%1.1%
07:00
EUR
German Wholesale Price Index (m/m)
low
-0.7%-1.2%*
07:00
EUR
German Wholesale Price Index (y/y)
low
1.1%2.5%*
07:30
CHF
Producer & Import prices (m/m)
med
-0.7%-0.4%-0.6%
07:30
CHF
Producer & Import prices (y/y)
med
-0.5%-0.2%0.6%
09:30
GBP
BoE's Vlieghe speaks on the Economic Outlook
med
10:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (q/q)
med
0.2%0.2%0.2%
10:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (y/y)
med
1.2%1.2%1.2%
13:30
CAD
Manufacturing Sales (m/m)
med
-1.3%0.4%-1.7%*
13:30
USD
PPI (m/m)
high
-0.1%0.1%-0.1%*
13:30
USD
Core PPI (m/m)
med
0.3%0.2%0.0%*
13:30
USD
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-1.2%0.1%0.1%*
13:30
CAD
House Price Index (m/m)
low
0.0%0.0%0.0%
13:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
239.0k225.0k235.0k*

Unemployment Claims

13:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
239.0k225.0k234.0k

Details

Source
U.S. Department of Labor
Measures
This report measures the number of individuals who filed for unemployment insurance for the first time during the past week.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the USD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the USD.
Frequency
Weekly
Next Release
Feb 21, 2019
Why Traders Care
An increase in jobless claims signals slow job growth and additional unemployment. The lack of jobs can affect the consumer spending and confidence.
Also Called
Initial Jobless Claims. Unemployment Claims, Jobless Claims, Initial Claims
16:00
USD
Fed's Harker speaks in Newark
med
19:10
NZD
RBNZ's Orr speaks
med
20:45
AUD
RBA's Kent speaks in Melbourne
med
21:45
NZD
International Travel and Migration
low
5,080.03,310.0*

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