Economic Calendar

  • May
    28
    Sun
  • May
    29
    Mon
  • May
    30
    Tue
  • May
    31
    Wed
  • Jun
    1
    Thu
  • Jun
    2
    Fri
  • Jun
    3
    Sat
Jun
1
ThursdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
All Day
USD
Vehicle Sales
low
16.58M16.9M16.81M
All Day
JPY
BoJ's Harada Speaks in Gifu, Japan
med
All Day
CHF
Swiss Economic Forum Conference (to 2nd)
high
All Day
EUR
ECB's Lautenschlager Speaks in Washington
med
All Day
GBP
Sovereign Debt to be Rated by Moody's
high
00:10
USD
Fed's Williams Speaks in Seoul
med
00:30
AUD
Capital Expenditure (q/q)
high
0.3%0.5%-2.1%
01:30
AUD
Retail Trade (m/m)
high
1.0%0.3%-0.1%
01:45
CNY
Chinese Caixin Manufacturing PMI
low
49.650.150.3
05:00
JPY
Vehicle Sales (y/y)
low
16.3%4.7%
05:45
CHF
GDP (q/q)
high
0.3%0.5%0.1%
05:45
CHF
GDP (y/y)
high
1.1%1.3%0.6%
06:00
GBP
Nationwide Housing Prices s.a (m/m)
low
-0.2%0.2%-0.4%
06:00
GBP
Nationwide Housing Prices n.s.a (y/y)
low
2.1%2.4%2.6%
07:15
CHF
Retail Sales (y/y)
med
-1.2%2.1%
07:15
EUR
ECB's Villeroy Speaks in Brussels
med
07:30
CHF
Manufacturing PMI
med
55.657.857.4
07:50
EUR
French Manufacturing PMI (Final)
high
53.854.054.0
07:55
EUR
German Manufacturing PMI (Final)
high
59.559.459.4
08:00
EUR
Manufacturing PMI (Final)
high
57.057.057.0
08:30
GBP
Manufacturing PMI
med
56.756.557.3

Manufacturing PMI

08:30
GBP
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
56.756.557.3

Details

Source
Markit/CIPS
Measures
The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) measures the activity level of purchasing managers in the manufacturing sector. A reading above 50 indicates expansion in the sector; below 50 indicates contraction.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the GBP, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the GBP.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Jul 3, 2017
Why Traders Care
Traders watch these surveys closely as purchasing managers usually have early access to data about their company’s performance, which can be a leading indicator of overall economic performance.
Also Called
CIPS / Markit Manufacturing PMI
Acro Expanded
Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI)
09:00
EUR
EU's Dombrovskis & Moscovici Speak in Brussels
med
09:45
EUR
ECB's Hakkarainen Speaks in Lisbon
med
12:00
USD
Fed's Powell Speaks in New York
med
12:15
USD
ADP National Employment Report
high
253.0k180.0k177.0k
12:30
USD
Unemployment Claims
med
255.0k238.0k234.0k
13:45
USD
Manufacturing PMI
low
52.752.552.5
14:00
USD
Construction Spending (m/m)
low
-1.4%0.5%-0.2%
14:00
USD
ISM Manufacturing
high
54.954.754.8

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