Economic Calendar

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ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:01
GBP
GfK Consumer Confidence
low
-13.0-15.0-14.0
00:30
AUD
Private Capital Expenditure (q/q)
med
2.0%1.0%0.0%*
00:30
AUD
Private Sector Credit (m/m)
low
0.2%0.3%0.2%
01:00
CNY
Chinese Manufacturing PMI
high
49.249.549.5
01:00
CNY
Chinese Non-manufacturing PMI
med
54.354.554.7
01:30
JPY
BoJ's Suzuki speaks in Ibaraki
med
05:00
JPY
Construction Orders (y/y)
low
19.8%
05:00
JPY
Housing Starts (y/y)
med
1.1%10.3%2.1%
05:00
JPY
Housing Starts
med
0.87M0.95M0.96M*
06:45
CHF
GDP (q/q)
low
0.2%0.4%-0.3%*
06:45
CHF
GDP (y/y)
low
1.4%1.7%2.4%
07:00
GBP
Nationwide Housing Prices s.a (m/m)
low
-0.1%0.0%0.3%
07:00
GBP
Nationwide Housing Prices n.s.a (y/y)
low
0.4%0.3%0.1%
07:00
EUR
German Germany Import Price Index (y/y)
low
0.8%1.2%1.6%
07:45
EUR
French CPI (m/m)
low
0.0%0.4%-0.4%
07:45
EUR
French CPI (y/y)
low
1.3%1.4%1.2%
07:45
EUR
French HICP (m/m)
low
0.1%0.3%-0.6%
07:45
EUR
French HICP (y/y)
low
1.5%1.7%1.4%
07:45
EUR
French Consumer Spending (m/m)
med
1.2%1.1%-1.5%
07:45
EUR
French GDP (q/q)
med
0.3%0.3%0.3%
07:45
EUR
French GDP (y/y)
low
0.9%0.9%0.9%
08:00
CHF
KOF leading indicator
med
92.495.095.0
11:30
EUR
ECB's Hartmann attends lecture in Berlin
med
13:00
EUR
German CPI (m/m)
med
0.5%0.4%-0.8%
13:00
EUR
German CPI (y/y)
med
1.6%1.5%1.4%
13:00
EUR
German HICP (m/m)
low
0.5%0.6%-1.0%
13:00
EUR
German HICP (y/y)
low
1.7%1.7%1.7%
13:00
USD
Fed's Clarida speaks in Washington
med
13:30
CAD
Current Account Balance
low
-15.48B-13.25B-10.34B
13:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
226.0k220.0k217.0k*

Unemployment Claims

13:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
226.0k220.0k216.0k

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
Mar 7, 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
13:30
CAD
Industrial PPI (m/m)
low
-0.3%0.1%-0.7%
13:30
CAD
Raw Materials Price Index (m/m)
low
3.8%3.8%
13:50
USD
Fed's Bostic speaks in Atlanta
med
14:45
USD
Chicago PMI
med
64.757.556.7
17:15
USD
Fed's Harker speaks in Philadelphia
med
18:00
USD
Fed's Kaplan speaks in San Antonio
med
21:30
AUD
AIG Manufacturing Index
med
54.052.5
21:30
USD
Fed's Mester speaks in St Louis
med
21:45
NZD
Building Permits (m/m)
med
16.5%5.1%
21:45
NZD
Terms of Trade
med
-3.0-1.0-0.3
23:30
JPY
Core CPI (y/y)
med
0.6%0.4%0.5%*
23:30
JPY
Unemployment Rate
med
2.5%2.4%2.4%
23:30
JPY
Job-to-Applicant Ratio
med
1.631.631.63

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