Economic Calendar

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Jan
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FridayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
04:30
JPY
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
-1.0%
04:30
JPY
Industrial Production (y/y)
med
1.5%
04:30
JPY
Capacity Utilization Rate (m/m)
low
1.0%4.0%
07:00
JPY
Tokyo Department Store (18th-22nd) (y/y)
med
07:30
CHF
Producer & Import prices (m/m)
med
-0.6%-0.1%-0.3%
07:30
CHF
Producer & Import prices (y/y)
med
0.6%1.0%1.4%
09:00
EUR
Current Account
low
20.3B26.8B*
09:30
GBP
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-0.9%-0.8%1.3%*
09:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-1.3%-0.8%1.0%*
09:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (y/y)
high
2.6%3.8%3.5%*
09:30
GBP
Retail Sales (y/y)
high
3.0%3.6%3.4%*
13:30
CAD
CPI (m/m)
high
-0.1%-0.4%-0.4%
13:30
CAD
CPI (y/y)
high
2.0%1.7%1.7%
14:05
USD
Fed's Williams speaks in Somerset, New Jersey
med
14:15
USD
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
0.3%0.2%0.4%*
14:15
USD
Capacity Utilization Rate
med
78.7%78.5%78.6%*

Capacity Utilization Rate

14:15
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
78.7%78.5%78.5%

Details

Source
Federal Reserve Board
Measures
The Capacity Utilization Rate is the percentage of production capacity being utilized in the U.S.(available resources includes factories, mines and utilities).
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
Feb 15, 2019
Why Traders Care
Capacity Utilization reflects overall growth and demand in the economy. It can also act as a leading indicator of consumer price inflation.
15:00
USD
UoM Consumer Sentiment Index
med
90.796.898.3
16:00
USD
Fed's Harker speaks in Philadelphia
med

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