Economic Calendar

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    14
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    15
    Mon
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    Tue
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    Fri
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    20
    Sat
Apr
16
TuesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:00
USD
Fed's Rosengren speaks in Davidson, NC
med
04:30
JPY
Tertiary Industry Activity Index (m/m)
low
-0.6%-0.2%0.6%*
08:30
GBP
Average Earnings Index (3m y/y)
med
3.5%3.4%3.5%*
08:30
GBP
Unemployment Rate
med
3.9%4.0%3.9%
09:00
EUR
German ZEW (Current Conditions)
med
5.58.511.1
09:00
EUR
ZEW (Economic Sentiment)
high
4.5-2.5

ZEW (Economic Sentiment)

09:00
EUR
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
high
4.5-2.5

Details

Source
ZEW
Measures
The Zentrum fur Europaische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW) Economic Sentiment Index rates the relative six-month economic outlook for the euro zone. On the index, a level above zero indicates optimism, below indicates pessimism. It is a leading indicator of economic health. The reading is compiled from survey of about 350 German institutional investors and analysts.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the EUR, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the EUR.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
May 14, 2019
Why Traders Care
It's a leading indicator of economic health - investors and analysts are highly informed by virtue of their job, and changes in their sentiment can be an early signal of future economic activity.
Acro Expanded
Zentrum fur Europaische Wirtschaftsforschung (ZEW)
09:00
EUR
German ZEW (Economic Sentiment)
med
3.10.5-3.6
12:30
CAD
Manufacturing Sales (m/m)
med
-0.2%-0.1%0.8%*
13:15
USD
Capacity Utilization Rate
med
78.8%79.2%79.0%*
13:15
USD
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
-0.1%0.2%0.1%
14:00
USD
NAHB Builders survey
low
63.064.062.0
17:00
EUR
ECB's Lane speaks in Dublin
med
18:00
USD
Fed's Kaplan speaks in Hobbs, NM
med
22:45
NZD
CPI (y/y)
high
1.5%1.7%1.9%
23:50
JPY
Trade Balance (nsa)
med
528.5B367.7B334.9B*
23:50
JPY
Trade Balance
med
-177.8B-296.9B26.5B*

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