Economic Calendar

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WednesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:30
AUD
Westpac-MI Leading Index (m/m)
low
0.12%-0.15%*
08:30
GBP
Unemployment Rate
med
4.4%4.5%4.5%
08:30
GBP
Claimant Count Change Rate
med
2.3%2.3%
08:30
GBP
Average Earnings Index (3m y/y)
med
2.1%1.8%1.9%*
08:30
GBP
Claimant Count Change
med
-4.2k5.9k*
09:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (Prelim) (q/q)
high
0.6%0.6%0.6%
09:00
EUR
GDP (SA) (Prelim) (y/y)
high
2.2%2.1%2.1%
12:30
USD
Housing Starts
med
1,155.0k1,220.0k1,213.0k*

Housing Starts

12:30
USD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
1,155.0k1,220.0k1,215.0k

Details

Source
U.S. Bureau of the Census
Measures
An annualized measurement of residential buildings construction that started during the previous month.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Sep 19, 2017
Why Traders Care
A high number of residential starts signal confidence in the economy, future employment, construction demand.
12:30
USD
Building Permits
med
1,223.0k1,250.0k1,275.0k*
18:00
USD
Fed releases minutes of July meeting
high
23:50
JPY
Trade Balance
med
418.8B327.1B439.8B*

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