Economic Calendar

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ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
All Day
EUR
ECB's Draghi Press Conference Post Rate Meeting
high
07:00
EUR
German GFK Consumer Sentiment
med
11.010.810.8
09:00
EUR
German IFO Expectations
high
108.4109.3109.5
09:00
EUR
German IFO Current Conditions
high
127.7125.3125.5*
09:00
EUR
German IFO Business Climate
high
117.6117.0117.2
11:00
GBP
CBI Distributive Trades
med
13.0%20.0%
12:45
EUR
ECB Deposit Rate
med
-0.4%-0.4%-0.4%
13:30
CAD
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
0.2%0.8%1.6%*
13:30
CAD
Core Retail Sales (m/m)
high
1.6%0.9%0.8%
13:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
231.0k235.0k216.0k*

Unemployment Claims

13:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
231.0k235.0k220.0k

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 1, 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
15:00
USD
New Home Sales
med
625.0k675.0k689.0k*
23:30
JPY
CPI Core (Nation) (y/y)
med
1.0%1.1%0.6%
23:30
JPY
Core CPI (y/y)
med
1.3%1.1%1.0%
23:50
JPY
BoJ Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes
high

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