Economic Calendar

  • Sep
    9
    Sun
  • Sep
    10
    Mon
  • Sep
    11
    Tue
  • Sep
    12
    Wed
  • Sep
    13
    Thu
  • Sep
    14
    Fri
  • Sep
    15
    Sat
Sep
14
FridayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
02:00
CNY
Chinese Retail Sales
med
9.0%8.8%8.8%
04:30
JPY
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
-0.1%-0.1%
04:30
JPY
Industrial Production (y/y)
med
2.2%2.3%
04:30
JPY
Capacity Utilization Rate (m/m)
low
-0.6%-2.2%
06:00
EUR
German Wholesale Price Index (m/m)
low
0.0%
06:00
EUR
German Wholesale Price Index (y/y)
low
3.5%
09:00
EUR
Trade Balance
low
12.8B16.2B16.7B
09:00
EUR
Trade Balance (nsa)
med
17.6B22.5B
12:30
USD
Retail Sales (ex Autos) (m/m)
high
0.3%0.5%0.6%

Retail Sales (ex Autos) (m/m)

12:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
high
0.3%0.5%0.6%

Details

Source
Census Bureau
Measures
Retail Sales measure the change in the total value of sales at the retail level. It is the foremost indicator of consumer spending, which accounts for the majority of overall economic activity.
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
Oct 15, 2018
Why Traders Care
Consumer spending accounts for more than two-thirds of the economy, so if you know how the consumer sector is faring, you'll have a pretty good handle on where the economy is headed. Needless to say, that's a big advantage for traders.
12:30
USD
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
0.1%0.4%0.5%
13:15
USD
Capacity Utilization
med
78.1%78.2%78.1%
13:15
USD
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
0.4%0.3%0.1%
14:00
USD
UoM Consumer Sentiment Index
med
100.896.696.2
14:00
USD
Business Inventories
med
0.6%0.6%0.1%

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