Economic Calendar

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ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
05:30
JPY
Tokyo Department Store Sales (20th-25th) (y/y)
med
1.0%0.1%
08:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (m/m)
high
0.3%-0.2%1.1%*
08:30
GBP
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
0.3%-0.2%0.9%*
08:30
GBP
Retail Sales (y/y)
high
3.3%2.3%3.8%*
08:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (y/y)
high
3.5%2.4%4.0%*
12:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
202.0k210.0k204.0k
12:30
USD
Philadelphia Fed Survey
med
22.918.011.9
14:00
EUR
Consumer Confidence
med
-2.9-2.0-1.9
14:00
USD
CB Leading Index (m/m)
low
0.4%0.5%0.7%*
14:00
USD
Existing Home Sales
med
5.34M5.36M5.34M

Existing Home Sales

14:00
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
5.34M5.36M5.34M

Details

Source
National Association of Realtors
Measures
Measures the monthly sales of previously-owned (not new) single-family houses. This report helps to gauge the strength of the U.S. housing market and is a key indicator of overall economic strength.
Usual Effect
The housing market is considered as a sensitive factor to the US economy, it generates some volatility for the USD. Generally speaking, a high reading is positive for the USD, while a low reading is negative.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Oct 19, 2018
Why Traders Care
Sales of existing homes can provide economic stimulus. An uptrend in existing home sales also means more commissions to real estate agents and higher revenue for mortgage lenders and moving companies.
22:45
NZD
GDP (SA) (q/q)
med
1.0%0.8%0.5%
22:45
NZD
GDP (y/y)
med
2.8%2.5%2.7%
22:45
NZD
International Travel and Migration
low
5,010.04,750.0*
23:30
JPY
CPI Core (Nation) (y/y)
med
0.9%0.9%0.8%

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