Economic Calendar

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WednesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
01:30
AUD
Wage Price Index (q/q)
med
0.5%0.6%0.6%
04:30
JPY
Capacity Utilization Rate (m/m)
low
0.5%1.3%
04:30
JPY
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
1.4%1.2%
04:30
JPY
Industrial Production (y/y)
med
2.4%2.2%
06:00
EUR
German CPI (m/m)
high
0.0%0.0%0.0%
06:00
EUR
German HICP (m/m)
high
-0.1%-0.1%-0.1%
06:00
EUR
German CPI (y/y)
high
1.6%1.6%1.6%
06:00
EUR
German HICP (y/y)
high
1.4%1.4%1.4%

German HICP (y/y)

06:00
EUR
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
high
1.4%1.4%1.4%

Details

Source
Destatis
Measures
The Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices (HICP) is an indicator of inflation and price stability for the European Central Bank (ECB). It is a consumer price index which is compiled according to a methodology that has been harmonised across EU countries.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
May 30, 2018
Why Traders Care
This is an EU-harmonized version of the CPI. The consumer price index reflects the country's overall inflation. Price increases give the central bank more reason to raise the interest rate. A high reading is usually considered bullish for the EUR.
09:00
EUR
CPI (m/m)
med
0.3%0.3%1.0%
09:00
EUR
CPI (y/y)
med
1.2%1.2%1.3%
09:00
EUR
Core CPI (y/y)
high
0.7%0.7%
12:30
CAD
Manufacturing Sales (m/m)
med
1.4%1.0%1.9%
12:30
USD
Building Permits
med
1,352.0k1,350.0k1,354.0k
12:30
USD
Housing Starts
med
1,287.0k1,310.0k1,319.0k
13:15
USD
Capacity Utilization
med
78.0%78.4%78.0%
13:15
USD
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
0.7%0.6%0.5%
23:50
JPY
Key Machinery Orders (m/m)
med
-3.0%2.1%
23:50
JPY
Key Machinery Orders (y/y)
med
-0.3%2.4%

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