Economic Calendar

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FridayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
07:00
EUR
German Industrial Production (m/m)
med
-1.7%0.1%-0.6%
07:00
EUR
German Industrial Production (y/y)
med
-5.3%-3.6%-4.5%*
07:45
EUR
French Current Account
low
-2.4B-2.9B*
07:45
EUR
French Trade Balance
low
-4.73B-5.0B-5.42B*
08:00
CHF
Foreign Currency Reserves
med
782.9B779.5B*
13:30
USD
Average Hourly Earnings (m/m)
high
0.2%0.3%0.4%*
13:30
CAD
Employment
high
-71.210.0-1.8
13:30
USD
Nonfarm Payrolls
high
266.0k190.0k156.0k*
13:30
USD
Private Payrolls
high
254.0k180.0k163.0k*
13:30
USD
Unemployment Rate
high
3.5%3.6%3.6%
13:30
CAD
Unemployment
high
5.9%5.5%5.5%
15:00
USD
Wholesale Inventories (m/m)
low
0.1%0.2%0.2%
15:00
USD
UoM Consumer Sentiment Index
high
99.297.096.8

UoM Consumer Sentiment Index

15:00
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
high
99.297.096.8

Details

Source
University of Michigan
Measures
The University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index rates the relative level of current and future economic conditions. There are two versions of this data released two weeks apart, preliminary and revised. The preliminary data tends to have a greater impact. The reading is compiled from a survey of around 500 consumers.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the USD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the USD.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Dec 20, 2019
Why Traders Care
Consumer optimism is directly related to consumer spending, which makes up a large part of a country's economic activity.
Acro Expanded
University of Michigan (UoM)
20:00
USD
Consumer Credit
low
18.91B16.0B9.58B*

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