Economic Calendar

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May
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FridayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
All Day
USD
Fed's Kashkari speaks
med
03:00
JPY
BoJ's Kuroda speaks in Tokyo
med
04:30
JPY
Tertiary Industry Activity Index (m/m)
low
-0.4%0.1%-0.6%
09:00
EUR
Core CPI (y/y)
high
1.3%1.2%1.2%
09:00
EUR
CPI (m/m)
med
0.7%0.7%1.0%
09:00
EUR
CPI (y/y)
med
1.7%1.7%1.4%
12:00
GBP
BoE's Brazier speaks in London
med
14:00
USD
UoM Consumer Sentiment Index
med
102.497.297.2

UoM Consumer Sentiment Index

14:00
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
102.497.297.2

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
May 31, 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)
14:00
USD
CB Leading Index (m/m)
low
0.2%0.2%0.3%*
16:15
USD
Fed's Williams speaks in New York
med

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