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FridayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
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USD
Fed's Kashkari speaks
med
03:00
JPY
BoJ's Kuroda speaks in Tokyo
med
04:30
JPY
Tertiary Industry Activity Index (m/m)
low
-0.4%0.1%-0.6%

Tertiary Industry Activity Index (m/m)

04:30
JPY
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
low
-0.4%0.1%-0.6%

Details

Source
Ministry of Economy, Trade, and Industry (METI)
Measures
Measures spending in the services sector of the economy. This sector consists of intangible goods such as public utilities, insurance, government, tourism, banking, retail, education, transportation, and social services.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the JPY, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the JPY.
Frequency
Monthly. Usually reported two to three weeks after the month ends.
Next Release
Jun 13, 2019
Why Traders Care
It is a measure of domestic economic activity. It can provide clues as to future consumer spending and employment conditions.
09:00
EUR
Core CPI (y/y)
med
1.3%1.2%1.2%
09:00
EUR
CPI (m/m)
med
0.7%0.7%1.0%
09:00
EUR
CPI (y/y)
med
1.7%1.7%1.4%
12:00
GBP
BoE's Brazier speaks in London
med
14:00
USD
UoM Consumer Sentiment Index
high
102.497.297.2
14:00
USD
CB Leading Index (m/m)
low
0.2%0.2%0.3%*
16:15
USD
Fed's Williams speaks in New York
med

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