Economic Calendar

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ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:01
GBP
RICS Housing Survey
med
-2.0%-8.0%-12.0%
00:30
AUD
Home Loans (m/m)
med
1.8%1.4%2.0%
07:00
EUR
German CPI (m/m)
med
0.5%0.5%0.5%
07:00
EUR
German CPI (y/y)
med
1.5%1.5%1.5%
07:00
EUR
German HICP (m/m)
low
0.6%0.6%0.6%
07:00
EUR
German HICP (y/y)
low
1.5%1.5%1.5%
07:00
CNY
Chinese M2 Money Supply (y/y)
med
8.7%8.3%8.2%
07:00
CNY
Chinese New Loans
med
1,140.0B1,200.0B1.0B*
13:30
USD
Import Price Index (m/m)
low
0.3%0.4%0.1%*
13:30
USD
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
0.3%0.3%0.3%*
13:30
USD
Retail Sales (ex Autos) (m/m)
high
0.7%0.5%0.1%
13:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
204.0k217.0k214.0k

Unemployment Claims

13:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
204.0k217.0k214.0k

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
Jan 23, 2020
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
USD
Philadelphia Fed Survey
med
17.03.42.4*
15:00
USD
Business Inventories (m/m)
med
-0.2%-0.2%0.1%*
15:00
USD
NAHB Builders survey
low
75.074.076.0
18:00
EUR
ECB's Lagarde Speaks in Frankfurt
high
21:00
USD
TIC Net Long-Term Transactions
low
22.9B31.5B*
21:00
NZD
NZ Government's 5-Month Financial Statements
med
21:30
NZD
Business NZ Manufacturing PMI
med
49.351.4

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