Economic Calendar

  • Nov
    4
    Sun
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    5
    Mon
  • Nov
    6
    Tue
  • Nov
    7
    Wed
  • Nov
    8
    Thu
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    Fri
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    Sat
Nov
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ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:00
CNY
Chinese Exports (y/y)
high
15.6%11.7%14.5%
00:00
CNY
Chinese Imports (y/y)
high
21.4%14.7%14.3%
00:00
CNY
Chinese Trade Balance
med
34.0B35.1B31.7B*
00:00
JPY
Economy Watchers Survey
med
49.548.748.6
All Day
NZD
RBNZ OCR and Monetary Policy Statement
high
00:00
NZD
RBNZ's Orr at Parliament Slect Committee on MPS
med
06:00
EUR
German Current Account (nsa)
low
21.1B21.0B15.3B
06:00
EUR
German Trade Balance
low
18.4B20.0B17.1B*
06:45
CHF
Unemployment (sa)
low
2.4%2.5%2.5%
07:45
EUR
French Current Account Balance
med
-1.9B-2.0B*
07:45
EUR
French Trade Balance
low
-5.66B-5.83B-5.7B*
12:15
CAD
Housing Starts
low
205.9k198.0k189.7k*
13:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
214.0k213.0k215.0k*

Unemployment Claims

13:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
214.0k213.0k214.0k

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
Nov 15, 2018
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
House Price Index (m/m)
low
0.0%0.0%0.0%
18:00
USD
Federal Funds Rate
high
2.25%2.25%2.25%
19:00
USD
FOMC Interest Rate Decision
high
21:45
NZD
Electronic Card Retail Sales (m/m)
low
0.1%0.6%1.1%
23:50
JPY
M2 Money Supply (y/y)
med
2.7%2.8%2.8%

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